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SunEdison And TerraForm Power Announce Definitive Agreement To Acquire Vivint Solar For $2.2 Billion

SunEdison, the world's largest renewable energy development company, Vivint Solar, a leading provider of residential solar systems in the United States, and TerraForm Power, an owner and operator of clean energy power plants, today announced that SunEdison and Vivint Solar have signed a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which SunEdison will acquire Vivint Solar for approximately $2.2 billion, payable in a combination of cash, shares of SunEdison common stock and SunEdison convertible notes. 

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MassCEC Awards $1.1 Million for Clean Energy Projects

Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) CEO Alicia Barton today announced $1.1 million in funding for three projects across Massachusetts that will convert organic materials into energy.

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Cambrian Innovation Unveils the EcoVolt Membrane Bioreactor

Cambrian Innovation, provider of advanced biotechnology products for industrial businesses, announced today a major new product line, the EcoVolt® Membrane Bioreactor (MBR). Extending and enhancing Cambrian’s distributed water offerings for growing industrial businesses, the EcoVolt® MBR is a polishing process that removes over 99% of pollutants and solids, enabling water re-use on site. Cambrian’s first EcoVolt MBR customer is one of the fastest growing and largest craft breweries, Lagunitas Brewing Company.

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Sunrun Selects SolarEdge as Preferred Supplier of Module Level Power Electronics

SolarEdge Technologies, Inc. (“SolarEdge”) a global leader in PV inverters, power optimizers, and module-level monitoring services, and Sunrun, the largest dedicated residential solar company in the U.S., have formed a strategic supply relationship. As part of the agreement, SolarEdge will serve as Sunrun’s preferred supplier of optimized inverter solutions available for use in Sunrun’s home solar installations and through its distribution business, AEE Solar.

 

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Main Street America Gets “Smart” with NRG Showcase Home

NRG and Reliant empower customers with latest in smart home and renewable energy innovations

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New Energy Capital Invests in Natural Systems Utilities

The New Energy Capital Cleantech Infrastructure Fund, a leading investor in clean infrastructure real assets, has invested in Natural Systems Utilities, an award-winning leader in the water and energy infrastructure industry. Previous investors XPV Capital Corporation and ARB, a private investment firm, joined the round.

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Schneider Electric to optimize 17 MW project with complete electrical balance of system (BOS), the first for the company in Japan

Schneider Electric™ Solar Business, a global leader in solutions for the solar power conversion chain, is pleased to announce that they have provided the complete electrical balance of system (BOS) for a 17 MW project in Japan.

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National Grid & Opower Help Customers Save Over $70 Million on Energy Bills

National Grid and Opower, the global leader in cloud-based software for the utility industry, today announced that Opower’s Energy Efficiency program has saved utility customers in Massachusetts over $70 million on their energy bills.

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Solstice Initiative Partners with Nexamp to Expand Solar Options in Massachusetts

Solstice Initiative, the first social enterprise dedicated to bringing solar power to every American, today announced that it is partnering with Nexamp, a leading provider of solar solutions, to expand access to clean energy savings for Massachusetts families, non-profits and small businesses.

 

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SunEdison Closes Financing and Starts Construction of a 185-Megawatt Wind Energy Project in Maine

SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), the world's largest renewable energy company, today announced that is has secured financing for and started construction on the Bingham Wind project in Maine. The 185-megawatt (MW) wind project is expected to be the largest of its kind in the New England area of the U.S.

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