April 2017

Meet GroundWork at MIREC Week May 8th – 12th in Mexico City

GroundWork will be in attendance at MIREC Week 2017 in Mexico City May 8th – 12th. Contact Cameron@grndwork.com to set up a meeting. Viva la Mexico!

March 2017

EDF Renewable Energy Announces New C&I Venture

Congratulations to GroundWork client EDF Renewable Energy, that recently launched a new distributed energy business unit, Distributed Electricity and Storage (DES), marking their entry into the C&I market. DES will focus on providing electricity and energy storage from plants up to 30MW.

 

Meet GroundWork at Solar Asset Management – North America March 28th & 29th in San Francisco

GroundWork will be attending and presenting at Solar Asset Management-North America March 28th and 29th in San Francisco. We will be presenting on March 29th at 2PM in Session 7C – Soiling. Please contact us to set up a meeting, and come by our session to hear about GroundWork’s PVSOIL soiling system used in both resource assessment as well as in the operating plant.

GroundWork Client FPL Announces 8 New Solar Plants to Come Online by Early 2018

GroundWork client Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) recently doubled its previous plan to add four solar plants to the grid in Florida by 2018, bringing the total to 8 new plants generating nearly 600MW in all. Read more about FPL’s announcement here.

February 2017

Webinar: Quantifying Gains in Solar Project Value from Quality Satellite and Ground Data

Please join GroundWork and Clean Power Research on March 1st at 10AM PST for a webinar discussing how quality satellite and ground measurement campaigns can significantly impact project value during the development stage. Register here.

US Solar Market Grows 95% in 2016

The US solar market far exceeded expectations by installing 14,626 MW in 2016, nearly doubling the record amount installed in 2015. These numbers make solar the #1 source of new electricity generating capacity on an annual basis. Read more about solar’s impressive growth here.

GroundWork MET Station Enclosures Achieve UL Listing!

GroundWork’s commitment to diligence in all aspects related to safety earns our shop UL certification of our enclosures for MET stations and equipment. Learn more about UL certification here.

January 2017

Solar Employs 43% of Workforce for Electricity Generation

An Energy and Employment report from the U.S. Department of Energy determined that the solar power industry employed 43 percent of the Electric Power Generation sector’s workforce in 2016, while fossil fuels combined accounted for just 22 percent.

Congratulations to Duke Energy Renewables

GroundWork is proud to have provided the resource assessments prior to development and the plant MET equipment for EPC Swinerton at 20-MW Rio Bravo I, 20-MW Rio Bravo II, and 15-MW Wildwood Solar II. Read more about the acquisition here.

December 2016

GroundWork Renewables is chosen by the World Bank Group

GroundWork Renewables is chosen by the World Bank Group to be included in their Solar Measurement Roster of Firms for the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program program (ESMAP). Learn more about the global initiative here.