The new funding includes US$13 million to states to support development of deployment strategies, and $8 million to speed technology evolution.
The U.S. company says its super-light its superlight modules are ideal for satellites, space vehicles and space stations. Ascent is eager to tap the fast growing space and near space markets.
The German inverter specialist creates Brazil-focused arm of business to focus on the growing market's opportunities, particularly at utility-scale; SMA Brazil will work closely with SMA South America, located in Chile.
The magnitude 6.4 earthquake that hit Taiwan Saturday disrupted PV production in the southern city of Tainan, which took the brunt of the temblor.
U.S. silicon technology giant Dow Corning Corp. on Friday reported a 10% increase in net income last year despite a 9% drop in sales.
The German organic PV developers reveal new record conversion efficiency for an OPV multi-junction cell; measurement independently verified by Fraunhofer CSP.
The German equipment supplier is strengthening its focus on the solar segment with production machinery for both thin-film and crystalline cells amidst waning sales in the optical disc segment.
While private PV system operators work toward optimizing self-consumption, storage systems in industry are mainly used to provide control reserve and thus ensure grid stability. In commercial storage system applications, the main...
Iran will authorize 1 GW of solar and wind contracts in March and plans to put 5 GW online over the next decade.
Both SMA Solar Technology AG and SolarEdge have reported strong quarterly results in recent weeks, which IHS Technology credits with their position in the U.S. inverter market.
The province has unveiled new solar funding programs aimed at municipalities and farms that offers rebates of up to $0.75 per watt. The government reports "a tremendous amount of enthusiasm and uptake for these kinds of programs."
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The 6.2 MWp portfolio of projects include the 2.3 MWp Ashikita Solar Power Plant in Kumamoto City, Kumamoto Prefecture, the 2.2 MWp Minamishimabara Power Plant - East and the 1.7MWp Minamishimabara Plant - West in Minamishimabara...
Convert Italia’s tracker single-axis TRJ, with an expected production of around 1GW in 2016 and of 1,7GW in 2017, is gaining market’s shares as well as the record as the best solution for large photovoltaic plants thanks to its...
Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Ltd has recently signed an agreement with Iberdrola, for the new product "Smart Solar Iberdrola", the turnkey solar PV solution that Iberdrola has set up to its customers which offers the...
Plan for Name Change to Ecoark Holdings and Migration to a National U.S. Stock Exchange
Wins Three AVA Digital Awards From the Association of Marketing & Communication Professionals
05/02/16: SunGreen Systems Completes Construction of 183 kW Solar PV System and Sustainable LED Lighting for Mortech Manufacturing
Combination of LED Lights and Solar Power Results in Green Lighting System with Substantial Energy Savings.
Legend Solar achieved nearly $15 million in revenue growth last year, expanded operations to Northern Utah, and achieved Master Dealer status with SunPower.
Great River Energy is currently developing a large-scale solar project to provide energy to its member cooperative Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association (WH), based in Rockford.
SPI Energy Co., a global provider of photovoltaic (PV) solutions for business, residential, government and utility customers and investors, today announced that its majority-owned subsidiary, Beijing Yiwei New Energy Technology...
First installers already partnered with award winning, smart lithium storage system.
EU PVSEC 2016 retains its traditional international format.
Bristol City Council connects a 1.8 MWp solar farm in Avonmouth
OST Energy (OST), the leading technical advisor for wind, solar and storage initiatives, has announced that it has opened an office in New Delhi, India, to support its increasing work in the Indian renewable development market.
04/02/16: Ygrene Energy Fund partners with Solar Roof Dynamics to bring affordable financing to rooftop solar in California
Ygrene Energy Fund Inc. announced today a strategic partnership with Solar Roof Dynamics LLC, a premier distributor of best-in-class solar solutions for California's roofing industry.
Harworth Estates, the UK property regeneration company owned by Harworth Group plc, has expanded its portfolio of renewable energy projects, with four further schemes now operating and four others in the pipeline.
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