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5 Reasons a Landowner Should Lease Land to a Solar Farm

By Editor / September 16, 2019 / 0 Comments

Author: Eli Oppenheimer Manager, Project Development   Over the last ten years, electric utility providers around the country have taken active steps to increase the amount of renewable energy resources deployed through solar power within their service territory. Colorado’s utilities are among the nation’s leaders in these efforts and serve as a national model for…

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6 Reasons Why Community Solar is Good for New Mexicans

By Pivot Energy / September 9, 2019 / 0 Comments

Author: Jon Sullivan VP of Project Development   New Mexico is one of a handful of states trying to implement a community solar program. If legislators and stakeholders are successful, then opportunities will abound for New Mexican’s to benefit from the New Mexico Community Solar Act and the solar industry in general. The first major…

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Colorado Community Solar Market Overview

By Editor / September 2, 2019 / 0 Comments

Today, community solar feels like the logical end for distributed clean energy – build large offsite solar arrays, let multiple households, companies, municipalities, and others subscribe to the capacity, and receive bill credits on the generation. However, only a short while ago, this concept was wildly new and innovative. It was only in 2010 that…

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Pivot Energy Awarded 25 Megawatts of Community Solar Capacity in Colorado

By Pivot Energy / August 6, 2019 / 0 Comments

Pivot Energy catapults to No. 1 community solar developer in Colorado DENVER, Colorado (August 6, 2019) — Today, Pivot Energy announced it has been awarded 25 megawatts (MWs) of new community solar energy capacity through Xcel Energy’s 2019 Solar*Rewards Community request for proposal (RFP). The award increases Pivot’s Colorado community solar portfolio to nearly 50…

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Pivot Energy Featured on Solar Power World’s 2019 Top Solar Contractors List

By Pivot Energy / July 23, 2019 / 0 Comments

Pivot Energy is proud to announce it has been recognized by Solar Power World magazine for its commercial and community solar projects developed across the country. Pivot Energy has been ranked 184 out of 415 solar companies on the magazine’s 2019 Top Solar Contractors list, including as the No. 1 solar installer in South Dakota.…

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SunCentral Quickly Growing as Industry Preferred Community Solar Cloud Platform

By Pivot Energy / July 16, 2019 / 0 Comments

Late last year, we released SunCentral, a proprietary cloud platform service designed to help project developers, customers, and utilities set up and operate successful community solar programs and assets. As project developers ourselves, we saw a critical need in the market for a community solar management platform that provides infrastructure robust enough to manage the…

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Pivot Energy Awarded 11 Community Solar Projects in Illinois

By Pivot Energy / May 16, 2019 / Comments Off on Pivot Energy Awarded 11 Community Solar Projects in Illinois

Projects will provide enough clean energy to power 4,500 Illinois households. Springfield, IL (May 16, 2019) — Today, Pivot Energy, a national solar developer, announced it has been awarded 11 community solar projects totaling approximately 29.36 MW(dc) of new solar capacity through the Illinois Adjustable Block Lottery Program. The projects will provide clean and affordable solar energy to…

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Pivot Energy Nominated as 2019 “Best Places to Work” by Denver Business Journal

By Pivot Energy / May 14, 2019 / Comments Off on Pivot Energy Nominated as 2019 “Best Places to Work” by Denver Business Journal

Pivot Energy has been named one of the 2019 Best Places to Work finalists by the Denver Business Journal. Pivot Energy was selected under the “small” size category and is the only solar company to make the list in any of the categories. “We’re thrilled to be recognized for this achievement by the Denver Business Journal,” said Rick…

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Pivot Energy Solar Canopy Installation Unveiled to the Public at Mount Rushmore

By Pivot Energy / April 22, 2019 / Comments Off on Pivot Energy Solar Canopy Installation Unveiled to the Public at Mount Rushmore

Today, the new Thomas Jefferson Solar Canopy at Mount Rushmore National Memorial was unveiled at the Mt. Rushmore national park in Keystone, South Dakota. The 346 kilowatt project, designed and managed by Pivot Energy, includes 975 solar modules which are mounted on top of the Washington parking garage. The project is the second largest solar…

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Pivot Energy Named 2019 Community Solar Project of the Year

By Pivot Energy / April 9, 2019 / Comments Off on Pivot Energy Named 2019 Community Solar Project of the Year

The Colorado Solar and Storage Association (COSSA) has named Pivot Energy the 2019 Community Solar Project of the Year winner for their Garfield County Housing Authority community solar garden! Now, in their second year, the awards honor the individuals, projects and products behind the Mountain West’s successful solar and energy storage industries. Chosen by an independent panel…

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