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Sunpin Solar Wins Western Mass. 20-Year FIT Contract (Ind. Report)
Sunpin Solar,Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target
Date: 2018-02-26
Irvine, California-headquartered solar energy developer Sunpin Solar reports receipt of a 20-year feed-in-tariff (FIT) incentive contract issued by the Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target(SMART) program for its Blanford, Mass. solar project from Western Massachusetts Electric (WMECO). Upon completion and fully operational, the 5MW ac Blandford project is expected to be one of the largest that the SMART program has selected to date as well as the largest solar project in WMECO territory.

In total, Sunpin has over 100MW of solar installations under development in Massachusetts. Sunpin will submit these projects in the next round of Massachusetts' SMART incentives when they become available. Additionally, Sunpin is currently building a 96MW solar project in Southern California, which is expected to be in commercial operation by May 2018. The company, which is focused on project development and project engineering, procurement and construction management, currently has more than 600 MW under its development pipeline.

SMART, a long-term sustainable solar incentive program sponsored by Eversource, National Grid and Unitil, will encourage the development of solar PV technology throughout the Bay State by supporting 1,600 MW of new solar generating capacity. The new capacity awards have begun with 17 projects totaling 53.273 MW of solar PV. (Source: Sunpin Solar, PR, 20 Feb., 2018) Contact: Sunpin, Tom Li, Pres., (424) 465-9767, info@sunpinsolar.us; www.sunpinsolar.us; Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target, www.mass.gov/solar-massachusetts-renewable-target-smart

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