in News Departments > Projects & Contracts
print the content item

E.ON Climate & Renewables Solar (EC&R) has commissioned two solar projects in the Tucson, Ariz., area with a combined total capacity of 20 MW. Both projects have long-term power purchase agreements with utility Tucson Electric Power (TEP).

Tech Park Solar (TPS), a 7 MW project, was developed in collaboration with the Campus Research Corp. at the University of Arizona Science and Technology Park Solar Zone and TEP.

Valencia Solar, a 13 MW project, came online in late June. Construction of the two facilities began in the second half of 2012.

Hybrid Energy Innovations

Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015
Latest Top Stories

Two Years After Superstorm Sandy, Utilities Highlight Grid Efforts

As the U.S. reflects on the monster hurricane that struck in October 2012, utilities note what they have done to help protect against future severe weather.


USDA Invests $1.4 Billion To Boost Rural Grids Around The Country

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced more loan guarantees for rural power companies and renewable energy firms in 21 states.


SPP Raises Concerns About EPA's Proposed Clean Power Plan

Stakeholders around the U.S. are mulling over the Environmental Protection Agency's blueprint to cut emissions from existing power plants. The Southwest Power Pool has released its assessment of the plan.


Comverge, Constellation To Merge Demand Response Businesses

The two companies have announced a deal to combine their DR operations serving commercial and industrial customers and establish a new, standalone entity.


Grid-Scale Energy Storage Continues Making Inroads

A new report from Navigant Research highlights the biggest markets and most popular technologies for grid-scale energy storage.

S&C Electric_id176
edf_id180