TVA Threatens Solar Industry in the Valley

The graph below shows the amount of solar installed in TVA’s residential and small commercial solar program, Green Power Providers, since 2009. You can see that solar installs have been falling since 2012 and only 1.5 MW of solar was installed in the first half of this year!…

LightWave Solar Installing Largest Solar PV-EV Parking System in TN

Experienced engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) firm LightWave Solar continues to help lead Middle Tennessee towards a cleaner future with the installation of two new solar photovoltaic (PV) parking canopies at City Square Shopping Center in Hendersonville, located about 20 miles north of Nashville. The highly visible solar canopies are…

Industry Update: TVA Solar Initiatives Fall Short

Capacity has been reached in TVA’s two solar programs, Green Power Providers (GPP) and Solar Solutions Initiative (SSI). TVA is not approving new applications at this time. However, LightWave Solar will sign contingent contracts and complete utility paperwork to be ready to submit project applications as soon as TVA releases…

LightWave Solar Installs 400 kW for Goodwill Industries of Middle Tennessee

Atop their headquarters and warehouse facilities, solar PV furthers Goodwill’s mission of sustainability May 4, 2012 [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ecVySWFLYYw?rel=0&w=560&h=315]   Nashville, Tenn. – The largest area installer of solar PV systems in Tennessee, LightWave Solar, recently completed two solar installations totaling 400 kilowatts at Goodwill Industries of Middle Tennessee in downtown…

LightWave Solar Completes 1 MW Solar Tracking Array in Memphis

System is the largest single-axis tracking array in Tennessee, and boosts local economy  April 23, 2012 Memphis, Tenn. – The largest area installer of solar PV systems in Tennessee, LightWave Solar, recently completed the installation of 998.4 kW at Agricenter International in Memphis, Tennessee.  Project completion was…