Solar Energy Articles and News Stories

Disneyland Paris to House New Solar Canopy Plant, the Largest in All of Europe

Disneyland Paris Solar Panels

You might have noticed that in the last decade, Disney has been putting a lot of work into their environmental impact, taking strides to reduce their carbon footprint. One of the ways they are doing this is with an emphasis on renewable energy through solar power. We’re working to accomplish our ambitious 2030 environmental goals and reach Disneyland Paris to House New Solar Canopy Plant, the Largest in All of Europe



New Solar Facilities Coming to Castaway Cay, Disney World, & More

In celebration of Earth Day, Walt Disney World has announced that they are developing two new solar facilities in partnership with Reedy Creek Improvement District (RCID) and local utility partners in Central Florida. Together, the new 75MW solar facilities (when combined) will produce enough renewable energy to power up to 40% of its total annual New Solar Facilities Coming to Castaway Cay, Disney World, & More



Disney Shares Behind-the-Scenes Look at New Solar Facility In Celebration of Earth Day

The brand new 270-acre, 50-megawatt solar facility that was built near the Magnolia and Palm golf courses at Walt Disney World went online earlier this year and a behind-the-scenes look has been shared in honor of Earth Day; take a look. The new solar farm signifies the greatest effort in solar energy to date for Disney’s global theme park operations as it “provides Disney Shares Behind-the-Scenes Look at New Solar Facility In Celebration of Earth Day



Walt Disney World’s New 270-Acre Solar Facility is Now Online

A new solar facility built at Walt Disney World, in collaboration with the Reedy Creek Improvement District and Origis Energy USA, is now online and providing renewable clean energy to the resort. The 270-acre 50-megawatt facility should provide enough power annually to operate two theme parks, which will help The Walt Disney Company meet its Walt Disney World’s New 270-Acre Solar Facility is Now Online



Land Preparation Permits Filed for Disney’s 50 Megawatt Solar Farm

Disney’s newest solar project is set to dwarf the existing Hidden Mickey solar farm located outside of Epcot, and its construction timeline seems to be right on schedule. Work was expected to begin on the new 50 Megawatt solar farm this spring, and permits recently filed with the state show that preparation of the 270-acre Land Preparation Permits Filed for Disney’s 50 Megawatt Solar Farm



Easement Signed for New Solar Farm at Reedy Creek, 10 Times Larger than Epcot’s Hidden Mickey

Disney is upping their game in the solar energy department, adding a new complex that will dwarf the current Mickey-shaped solar farm located in the Epcot area. Origis Energy, a Miami-based company with active projects in both Europe and the Americas, has reached an agreement with the Reedy Creek Improvement District to construct a new Easement Signed for New Solar Farm at Reedy Creek, 10 Times Larger than Epcot’s Hidden Mickey