Items Tagged with 'solar power'


Battery maker delivers trailer power to trucking industry

May 11, 2018
A battery maker in the region has teamed up with an out-of-state solar company to develop a solar-powered refrigerated trailer for the trucking industry. Read More

Bank offsetting carbon footprint via $200M project

March 8, 2018
A bank with a large presence in West Michigan aims to qualify for a 100-percent renewable energy designation in 2018 by partnering on a solar power facility. Read More

Future of landfill bright with RFP issue

Butterworth project would be city’s first large-scale foray into solar energy.

February 13, 2015
The city of Grand Rapids issued a request for proposals in January for the proposed large-scale solar array project planned for the old Butterworth landfill site. Read More

City’s solar-generating proposal moving forward

The Office of Energy and Sustainability is planning to issue an RFQ/RFP.

September 12, 2014
A combined RFQ-RFP will hopefully be issued by the city of Grand Rapids by late October to start the process of finding qualified solar energy developers willing to submit bids for a proposed generating facility on the city-owned former Butterworth landfill site. Read More