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2014-09-30 20:21:01

BELMONT, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced the closing of a $50 million debt financing arrangement with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC). The debt proceeds will be used to finance the construction of a SunEdison owned 23.8 megawatt (MW) DC solar power plant in the Ma'an...

2014-09-30 08:24:16

Signs long-term PPA with Minera Los Pelambres, an affiliate of Antofagasta Minerals, for 104 MW Conejo Solar project in Chile SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Expanding into the solar power market, Pattern Energy Group LP ("Pattern Development" or the "Company") today announced its Conejo Solar photovoltaic power project in Chile has secured a 22-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with an affiliate of Antofagasta Minerals SA. The 104 megawatt (MW) Conejo Solar project,...

2014-09-30 08:23:55

SHANGHAI, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE:JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that it will supply 500KW of solar PV modules for one of the largest rooftop projects in Turkey. Located in the Izmir Ataturk Organized Industrial Zone, the solar PV power project was built on rooftops covering an area of approximately 4,000m(2). The project is financed by the Development Agency of Izmir ("ISKA")...

2014-09-29 08:24:51

AllEarth Renewables Installs 366 of Its Innovative Solar Trackers SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AllEarth Renewables and Claire Solar Partners have announced the completion of a 2.2MW solar tracker farm in South Burlington, Vt. JA Solar provided multi-crystalline 260 watt PID resistant modules for the project. The project is the largest in North America to utilize distributed inverters and dual-axis trackers to maximize production. Claire Solar utilized 366...

2014-09-26 08:22:05

CHANGZHOU, China, Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) ("Trina Solar" or the "Company"), a global leader in photovoltaic ("PV") modules, solutions, and services, today announced it was selected to supply 11.7 MW of modules to customers' ground-mounted solar PV plants in the emerging solar markets of Turkey and Ecuador. The agreements demonstrate the company's ongoing progress in executing its geographical diversification strategy. The solar plant located...

2014-09-25 23:11:48

Baker Electric Solar is pleased to announce the launch of its new consumer-friendly mobile responsive website. The new site is designed to be easily viewed on multiple and varied devices as well as PCs and Macs. San Diego, Calif. (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Baker Electric Solar, a San Diego-based solar company that designs, builds and installs photovoltaic solar power systems across Southern California, is pleased to announce the re-launch of its website. Redesigned with today’s...

2014-09-25 23:10:03

Cities across California each have different permitting fees and wait times making the experience of switching to solar vary drastically across the state. The 'Solar Ease Index' ranks the state's best and worst cities. San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 A new study shows how cities across California rank in making the switch to solar easy for homeowners. The Solar Ease Index, released this week by Complete Solar, reviewed permitting fees and wait times and show a huge...

2014-09-24 23:06:08

An industry leader in manufacturing organic food and supplements, renewable energy, and clean water products has launched a new, revolutionary brand. Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Representatives with BNatrl (https://www.bnatrl.com) announced today that it has officially launched a new brand called: “Off Grid.” Off Grid includes the company’s alternative energy and water products, with products designed to help provide off-the-grid solutions for clean power and...

2014-09-24 16:22:13

On Project Completion, One-Third of Total Campus Electricity Demand will be Served with Carbon Neutral Energy DAVIS, Calif., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of California, Davis and SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) plan to build a 16-megawatt, ground-mounted solar power plant that is expected to generate 14 percent of UC Davis' electricity needs. The university anticipates that, when the plant is completed in 2015, more than one-third of total electricity demand on campus...

2014-09-24 12:23:36

Project Is First Under Solar 4 All(TM) Program Extension BORDENTOWN, N.J., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Public Service Electric and Gas (PSE&G) today marked the start of construction on a 10.14-megawatt-dc (MW-dc) solar farm on the capped Parklands Landfill. The project, part of PSE&G's Solar 4 All program, will transform 40 acres of landfill space into a clean energy producing solar farm, capable of powering nearly 2,000 average-size homes annually. The Parklands Landfill...


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caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
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  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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