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2014-08-19 08:23:09

First Half of $100 Million Q3 Investment in the North Carolina Solar Market Deployed CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Three new North Carolina utility-scale solar farms have begun producing power, racking up another 18.2 MW, equal to taking about 2,400 passenger vehicles off the road for the year. A significant portion of the investment responsible for the projects was managed by Washington, D.C.-based solar investment and financing firm, Sol Systems....

2014-06-20 12:24:54

Award recognizes entrepreneurial excellence in Greater Washington WASHINGTON, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EY today announced that Yuri Horwitz, CEO of D.C. based solar financing firm, Sol Systems, received the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year(TM) 2014 Award in the emerging technologies category in Greater Washington. The award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance, and personal...

2014-04-16 16:23:40

ANNAPOLIS, Md., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc., ("Hannon Armstrong;" NYSE: HASI), a capital provider for sustainable infrastructure assets, along with Sol Systems LLC, a renewable energy investment firm ("Sol Systems"), today announced plans to jointly originate, structure and fund up to $100 million of construction and term debt financing for developers and owners of distributed solar projects benefitting commercial,...

2014-03-07 08:21:53

$50 Million Fund to Build Projects for California Department of General Services Will Create Local Construction Jobs while Saving Taxpayers Money SAN FRANCISCO, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison (NYSE: SUNE), a leading solar technology manufacturer and solar energy services provider along with Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, National Bank of Arizona (NB|AZ), and Sol Systems today announced a $50 million fund to build a 13.4 megawatt (MW) solar portfolio for the...

2014-02-25 08:25:03

ALAMOGORDO, N.M., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sol Systems is pleased to announce the financial closing of a 940 kilowatt (kW) solar energy system in Alamogordo, New Mexico. The project was the second deal that Sol Systems financed on behalf of New Mexico-based developer, Affordable Solar. Sol Systems also closed an 806 kW Affordable Solar project in the fall of 2013. This recent project closing coincides with a new partnership that Sol Systems and Affordable Solar launched to...

2014-01-14 08:22:59

WASHINGTON, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sol Systems recently announced the successful financing of a 627 kW distributed generation solar energy project in Goshen, Indiana. Solscient Energy, a solar integrator, developer, and independent power producer developed the rooftop solar project. An Indiana utility will purchase the energy through a feed-in tariff. This is the second transaction that Solscient closed with Sol Systems in the last year; the two firms worked together...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'