Six Flags Discovery Kingdom To Be 80% Powered By Solar Carport

Borrego Solar Systems and sPower worked with the Six Flags Discovery Kingdom this year to manifest the first theme park on the West Coast powered by solar energy. In this case, the solar will account for 80% of the park’s energy usage. One difference in this theme park’s solar installation from other similar installations is that it will be powered by one of the most substantial solar carport installations in the country.

San Diego Microgrid Expanding

Originally published on Solar Love. Thanks to $5 million grant from the California Energy Commission, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) is expanding its experimental microgrid at Borrego Springs and tying it in with a utility-scale solar power plant operated by NRG Energy. The number of utility customers connected to … [continued]

Projects Borrego Solar Deemed Doable

Originally Published in the ECOreport Borrego Solar acquires utility-scale projects like the Seneca Solar Projects every year. The projects’ previous developers reached the mid to late developmental stage, but then decided to sell. A large number of utility-scale projects stall every year, and that’s the end of the story for … [continued]