Environment Forum

Report: U.S. utility-scale photovoltaic industry set to boom

November 30, 2010


With NRG Energy’s announcement on Tuesday that it will invest $450 million investment in a California photovoltaic project, the New Jersey-based power provider has pledged a total of $750 million for big solar plants in the past two months.

NRG Energy to acquire SunPower solar farm for $450 million

November 30, 2010

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A subsidiary of NRG Energy on Tuesday said it will invest up to $450 million in a 250-megawatt photovoltaic power plant to be built by Silicon Valley’s SunPower on the central California coast.