Wacker Chemie expects EBITA to come in at the upper of its forecast in 2016, as higher Q2 sales trigger increased revenues on a YoY basis.
Turkey’s largest city, with a population about 14 million people, could face an acute electricity shortage, confirms the Turkish energy minister. However, paradoxically, Turkey’s energy ministry has not made plans for a solar...
Profits from the Kyocera business unit that includes its solar operations have slumped more than 50% in Q2, as a result of softening demand from the Japanese market. The company booked revenues of JPY45.6 billion ($440 million)...
28/07/16: Georgia Power agrees to 1600 MW of renewable energy, including 150 MW of distributed generation
Projects approved are expected to mostly be solar PV, and the deal will include a 3 MW pilot community solar program.
The solar auction first planned for July has been officially cancelled and the auction planned for October has been delayed until December 16.
28/07/16: Approval on Hinkley Point nuclear plant expected on same day UK releases energy stats revealing renewables have overtaken coal
The approval of the heavily subsidized GBP 18bn nuclear project will be a bitter pill to swallow for the UK's renewable energy industry, on a day that official energy statistics reveal renewable energies in the country generated...
A new report from GTM Research forecasts that the energy storage market in Germany will have an annual value exceeding USD1 billion by 2021, as a collection of factors feed the market’s growth within the country.
The Australian Renewable Energy Agency has published the list of the 20 final applications it has received under its AU$100 million ($75 million) utility scale solar grant program. The falling cost of solar has resulted in a...
Industry analysts IHS Markit expect the grid-tied energy storage market to double in 2016, from 1.4 GWh to 2.9 GWh. IHS expects on-grid storage capacity to reach 21 GWh by 2025.
Panasonic has launched its "Simulate your Solar System" online platform in Holland, which will enable homeowners to see just how much they can save from installing rooftop solar on their homes, at a time when residential solar is...
SolarWorld has increased its Q2 2016 shipments 39% YoY, to 342 MW, in 2016. Revenues increased almost 30% for the quarter, to €222 million ($246 million), while achieving an EBIT profit of €20.5 ($22.7 million) million.
Leading storage units from Intersolar Europe 2016
Industry press releases
Alta Energy, a solar analytics and procurement company serving commercial and industrial enterprises, has hired Mark Bettis to serve as Vice President of Sales. Alta Energy enables commercial enterprises, property owners and...
29/07/16: Duke Energy Renewables control center crosses 3,500-megawatt milestone; adds more capabilities
Duke Energy Renewables today announced its control center now serves more than 3,500 megawatts of wind and solar energy plants across the U.S. since it opened in its new location in 2015.
The system spans four buildings on campus and will offset 75% of the parish electric bill, marking another San Diego County faith-based organization saving precious funds with solar.
El Paso Electric and intervening parties, including representatives of the solar industry, have agreed to terms as part of the overall settlement in the El Paso Electric rate case.
29/07/16: American Solar Direct partners with Del Mar Thoroughbred Club to Offer solar to more racing fans
Leading residential solar company announces multi-year partnership.
Governor’s New Energy Industry Task Force sends a suite of strong renewable energy bills to Nevada Legislature.
A merger to provide solutions for commercial, industrial and utility scale solar customers.
28/07/16: In the first half of 2016, the installed capacity of renewable energy sources in Ukraine exceeded 1 GW
In the first half of 2016, 14 new facilities for renewable energy capacity of almost 39 MW were built in Ukraine. Total investment in these projects exceeded €42 million.
Local partners and retailers can now offer customers solar power day and night priced below current electricity rates
Eternal Sun is pleased to announce they received an independent third party class AAA certification for all their large area steady state solar simulators
Solar energy company PROINSO has signed a sponsorship deal with the Indian Rugby Football Union (IRFU). The sponsorship deal was announced today (July 28th) at a press conference held in Mumbai.
Higher renewables share would reduce CO2 emissions by 23% and save billions of dollars.
Fourteen Japanese companies have come together to launch the "Virtual Power Plant Experimental Project," an initiative subsidized by the Agency for Natural Resources and Energy, an arm of Japan's Ministry of Economy Trade and...
28/07/16: Vienna International Airport improves environmental footprint with a PV system for self-consumption
IBC Solar Austria installs photovoltaic systems on an area measuring approximately 3,200 sqm at Vienna International Airport.
New strategic partners to distribute Enphase Energy's award-winning microinverter system.
pv magazine USA
pv magazine USA is the sister site to pv magazine, dedicated to the U.S. solar industry. Covering technology, trends, business and global market developments, check it out now!
pv magazine VideoEach day one new interview from Intersolar Europe:
Solar Superheroes at Intersolar Europe 2016
European market overview
Ash Sharma (IHS)
Grid parity monitor
CREARA has released a new issue of its Grid Parity Monitor (GPM) series. Focused on the commercial sector, it finds that Germany and Italy are particularly well-placed to take advantage of PV systems for self-consumption.
- 4138 views
- 4074 views
- 2974 views
- 2132 views
- 2061 views
Visit us at
- Intersolar South America, Aug 23-25, Sao Paulo, Brazil
- Renewable Energy India, Sept 7-9, Greater Noida, India
- Solar Power International, Sept 12-15, Las Vegas, USA
- Intersolar Middle East, Sept 19-21, Dubai, UAE
PV project exchange
Looking to invest in PV or sell a solar installation? Check out our new international PV project marketplace, brought to you by Milk the Sun.