Archive: Commercial

A Cash Crop Called Community Solar is Spreading to Fields and Farms of Illinois

November 3, 2017

“We currently have a very real opportunity to change our path and improve how we live, while helping our planet. With most things in life, economics, convenience or desire drive change. I believe community solar is an opportunity that will allow all of these to drive renewable energy into the mainstream marketplace.” – Joshua Barrett, […]

IKEA Continues Their Solar Quest

June 21, 2017

Continental has been awarded its latest solar project for the new IKEA distribution center in Joliet.  When completed, there will be over 9,000 modules on the roof capable of harnessing nearly 2.9MW of power from the sun.  Annual production is expected to be nearly 3.4 million kilowatt-hours of energy and will reduce carbon dioxide emissions […]