DSD Secures $75M in Tax Equity Financing from Bank of America [Press Release]
DSD Renewables has closed on $75 million in tax equity financing from Bank of America to support the company’s 2023 build plan – its pipeline of distributed generation solar projects to be built through 2023.
AT&T Signs Agreement with DSD Renewables for 15.5 MW of Community Solar Power in New York [Press Release]
AT&T has signed an agreement with DSD Renewables to serve as an anchor tenant subscriber for a five-project community solar portfolio in Upstate New York, offtaking 15.5 megawatts (MW) of the larger 24.1 MW portfolio.
DSD and Black Bear complete 1.4 MW solar installation at Pleasanton office park in CA [Press Release]
DSD and Black Bear Energy have completed two onsite solar canopies, totaling 1.4 MW, at Pleasanton Corporate Commons office park in California. The two installations are expected to generate over 2 GWh of clean energy annually.
DSD and Black Bear complete 554 kW solar installation at Signature Center in Pleasanton, CA [Press Release]
DSD and Black Bear Energy have completed the construction of two onsite rooftop solar systems at the Signature Center office buildings in Pleasanton, CA, which will serve a large portion of the buildings’ electricity needs.
DSD and NLCS Complete 1.85 MW Solar Project at The Village at Orchard Ridge [Press Release]
DSD and National Lutheran Communities & Services (NLCS) have completed the installation of a solar project at a life plan community in Shenandoah Valley, VA, which will meet 85% of the community’s energy needs.
DSD Acquires 11.8 MW Community Solar-Plus-Storage Project from New Leaf Energy [Press Release]
DSD has acquired a community solar-plus-storage project in Dartmouth, Massachusetts, to provide lower-cost electricity to the local community, including those in low-income areas.
DSD Partners With PanelClaw to Mitigate Solar Supply Chain Disruptions [Press Release]
DSD has signed an agreement with PanelClaw, a leading U.S. manufacturer of solar panel mounting systems, to supply panel racking for a forthcoming 150 MW portfolio.
DSD and The Home Depot to Install 13 MW Solar Portfolio in California [Press Release]
DSD has expanded its relationship with The Home Depot, with a new solar portfolio that will bring 13 megawatts (MW) of rooftop solar to 25 store locations in California.
DSD Closes $155 Million Financing for First-of-its-Kind ABS with Community Solar [Press Release]
DSD will issue the first ever commercial and industrial (C&I) solar asset-backed securitization (ABS), with a significant concentration of community solar assets.
DSD and Black Bear Energy Break Ground on 554 kW Solar Installation in Pleasanton, CA [Press Release]
DSD & Black Bear Energy have broken ground on onsite rooftop solar systems, at two office buildings in California, expected to produce about 940,000 kWh of clean energy per year.
DSD Secures $40 Million Tax Equity Investment from U.S. Bank [Press Release]
DSD has secured a $40 million tax equity investment from U.S. Bank, enabling it to capture full tax attributes of its installed solar systems while accelerating deployment to customers.
DSD and Black Bear Break Ground on 1.4 MW Solar Installation on Office Campus in Pleasanton, CA [Press Release]
DSD & Black Bear Energy have broken ground on two onsite solar canopies at a California office park, which are expected to generate over 2 million kWh of energy per year.
DSD Launches Redesigned Tech Platform with New Features and Capabilities [Press Release]
DSD has launched a first-of-its-kind software platform, DSD Connect. The updated platform introduces new capabilities to accelerate the financing and development of solar projects.
DSD Triples Solar Capacity and Staff, Raises More Than $1B in 3 Years Since Launch [Press Release]
On its 3-year anniversary, DSD celebrates 3x growth en route to becoming a national leader in commercial and industrial (C&I) solar development.
DSD & Mauna Loa Earn Top Project of the Year Award from E+E Leader [Press Release]
DSD’s 1.2 MW solar system for Mauna Loa earned a Top Project of the Year designation in the 2022 Environment + Energy Leader Awards.
DSD Completes 6.8 MW Community Solar Portfolio for the City of White Plains [Press Release]
DSD and The City of White Plains have completed construction of a nine-site community solar portfolio, the largest municipal solar energy deployment in Westchester County, NY.
DSD Acquires 11.3 MW Community Solar Portfolio in Minnesota [Press Release]
DSD has acquired a seven-project community solar portfolio, spanning six cities in Minnesota, marking the company’s first venture into the state.
DSD Secures $70 Million Tax Equity Financing from Morgan Stanley [Press Release]
DSD secured a $70M tax equity investment to support the development of more than 87 MWs of distributed solar and storage systems in 2022.
DSD Breaks Ground on 8.4 MW Solar Portfolio with Caesars Entertainment [Press Release]
DSD and Caesars Entertainment have broken ground on an expansive solar portfolio that will span three Caesars properties in Atlantic City, NJ.
DSD Acquires a Six-Project, 7.5 MW Rooftop Solar Portfolio from Dynamic Energy [Press Release]
DSD has acquired three rooftop solar projects in NJ and CT from Dynamic Energy, and intends to acquire another three later this year.
DSD Secures $200M Preferred Equity Investment from Ares Management [Press Release]
DSD announces it has secured a $200 million preferred equity investment, from a fund managed by Ares Management Corporation, to fuel its continued strategic growth.
DSD and Hawaiian Host Group Launch Solar + Storage System for Mauna Loa [Press Release]
DSD and HHG announce the completion of a 1.2 MW solar farm and 500 kW battery storage system for Mauna Loa, one of the world’s leading macadamia nut brands.
DSD Acquires a Six-Site Community Solar-Plus-Storage Portfolio from Borrego [Press Release]
DSD acquires a 45 MW solar-plus-energy storage project portfolio in southeastern MA, to provide renewable energy to residents and local businesses in the region.
DSD Partners with T-Mobile on 17 MWs of Community Solar Project [Press Release]
DSD launches the first of three community solar projects to support T-Mobile’s efforts to combat climate change and make its business even more sustainable.
DSD Acquires Two Community Solar Projects from Mainely Solar, Totaling 11.79 MWs [Press Release]
DSD has acquired a pair of ground-mounted community solar projects in Southwest Maine from Mainely Solar totaling 11.79 MWs.
DSD and Developer Network Partner, Earthlight Technologies, Announce New 1.1 MW Solar Installation [Press Release]
Through its Developer Network, DSD has partnered with Earthlight Technologies to develop a 1.1 MW commercial ground mount solar system in Farmington, Connecticut.
DSD and Jordan Energy Unveil 1.9 MW Solar Project for Dairy Plant in PA [Press Release]
DSD and Jordan Energy announce a new 1.9 MW ground mount solar installation at Dairy Farmers of America’s production facility in Middlebury Center, PA.
DSD’s Cameron Bard Named to 2021 Environment+Energy Leader 100 List [Press Release]
DSD announces that Cameron Bard, Vice President of DSD’s Developer Network, has been named to the E+E 100 — for his commitment to clean energy and a sustainable future.
DSD Partners with Solar Optimum on New Rooftop Solar Project in CA [Press Release]
DSD has partnered with Solar Optimum to develop a 522 kW rooftop solar project for Molding Corporation of America, based in Pacoima, California.
DSD & Black Bear Energy Announce 1.4 MW Solar Project in White Plains [Press Release]
DSD and Black Bear Energy have broken ground on a 1.4 MW community solar installation at The Source of White Plains, a first-class shopping center in downtown White Plains, NY.
DSD Acquires 4.3 MW Community Solar Project Near Woodstock [Press Release]
DSD has acquired a 4.3 MW ground-mounted community solar project from BQ Energy in Bethel, New York, near the site of the legendary Woodstock Music and Art Fair.
DSD Acquires Nine-Project Community Solar Portfolio in NY and MD [Press Release]
DSD has agreed to acquire a nine-project, 41.5 MW community solar portfolio, to provide more community, commercial and residential solar across New York and Maryland.
DSD Completes Solar Canopy Installations on Cape Cod Golf Course [Press Release]
DSD, in partnership with CVEC, completed the installation of two carport solar canopies, part of a 16-project portfolio that will help bring renewable energy across Cape Cod.
DSD Acquires Community Solar Portfolio from Source Renewables [Press Release]
DSD has acquired another three-project, 15.6 MW community solar energy portfolio from Source Renewables, to provide more commercial and residential solar in New York State.
DSD Acquires Brooklyn Community Solar Project [Press Release]
DSD has acquired a 763 kW community solar project in Brooklyn, NY, which will transform an old warehouse into a clean-energy generator and indoor community soccer facility.
DSD Launches New Developer Network [Press Release]
DSD introduces DSD Connect, a dedicated platform to provide regional developers and EPC partners with tools, resources, and flexible third-party financing.
DSD Acquires 2.176MW Solar Project on California Oilfield [Press Release]
DSD has acquired a PV solar project at the Lost Hills Oilfield in Kern County, CA — a single-axis ground mount system estimated to produce over 4,917MWh of energy per year.
DSD Secures $85M in Tax Equity Financing from Bank of America [Press Release]
DSD announced the closing of $85M in tax equity financing from Bank of America to support its expanding pipeline of distributed generation solar projects in the C&I market through 2021.
DSD Earns Supplier Sustainability Award from Verizon [Press Release]
DSD was selected as a winner of Verizon’s 2021 Supplier Sustainability Award for its efforts in helping the company reach its goal of net zero operational emissions by 2035.
DSD and Sunset Development Break Ground on a Solar Installation at Bishop Ranch [Press Release]
DSD broke ground on a solar + storage installation at Bishop Ranch business park, which will help the campus pursue its goal of 100% clean energy use.
DSD Secures $150M in Revolver Financing from Rabobank [Press Release]
DSD announced today it has secured a two-year, $150 million construction revolver with Rabobank, a global food and agribusiness bank and leader in sustainability-oriented banking.
DSD Unveils Custom Solar Carport for IKEA Baltimore [Press Release]
DSD’s new carport at IKEA Baltimore is the first of many solar-project rollouts, scheduled on both coasts, to help the company reach its ambitious climate positive goals.
DSD Closes $300M Debt Facility with Credit Suisse To Support Solar Innovation Over Next 24 Months [Press Release]
DSD announced today the closing of a $300M debt facility financed by Credit Suisse, the first of multiple financing deals DSD expects to close on this winter.
DSD Acquires Two-Project, 10 MW Community Solar Portfolio in Lenox, NY [Press Release]
DSD’s latest solar portfolio acquisition is slated for completion by the end of January and will benefit small commercial & residential customers in and around Lenox.
DSD Acquires 17 MW Community Solar Portfolio in New York from Source Renewables [Press Release]
DSD has acquired a 3-project, 17 MW community solar portfolio from Source Renewables, to reach operation next summer.
DSD Mobilizes 3 Projects to Save $100K+ Per Year on Cape Cod [Press Release]
3 new solar projects from DSD and CVEC are projected to save the community more than $100,000 in annual energy costs.
DSD Acquires 3.9 MW Community Solar Portfolio [Press Release]
Four Rooftop Projects to be Among First from Massachusetts SMART Initiative to Reach Commercial Operation.
DSD Announces First Strategic Project Acquisition [Press Release]
7.9 MW Community Solar Portfolio in Colorado Acquired from Oak Leaf Energy Partners
Distributed Solar Development Raises $250M Fund to Support Projected Solar Growth Next Year [Press Release]
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