Italian developer will invest $600 million in development of 553 MW of new solar PV capacity awarded under Brazil's latest solar tender.
Regulators in the U.S. state have approved Alabama Power's request to build or purchase up to 500 MW of renewable energy over the next six years. However, these projects must come in under a low price ceiling.
GT Advanced Technologies has released details of a restructuring plan which will include reducing its workforce by an estimated 40%. The company aims to return from bankruptcy in the first quarter of 2016.
Juwi Inc. has signed a PPA with Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Inc. for its proposed 30 MW solar PV project. Located in Colorado, the U.S., it is scheduled for completion in Q4 2016.
The Chinese solar firm will begin construction of a 500 MW solar cell factory in the state in December; similar-size module factory to follow, according to MoU signed with Essel Group.
New report published jointly by International Energy Agency (IEA) and Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) reveals strides made by renewable energy sector in producing electricity at costs close to fossil fuel-based power stations.
New solar PV systems totaling 159.78 MW have been registered in Germany for July by the Federal Network Agency. Actual installations were lower, however, at 132 MW. Solar subsidies will decrease a further 0.25%, as of today.
The Japan Photovoltaic Energy Association (JPEA) has reported that shipments of solar panels in Japan fell 13% in the first quarter of the year; first year-on-year decline since Q3 2012.
Comtec Solar Systems Group Limited has seen its net loss for 1H 2015 plummet, despite increasing revenues. It is confident, however, the market for its monocrystalline wafers is strong.
Manz AG has won an order from a U.S. customer for a lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery production line worth EUR 12 million. This year to date, the German equipment manufacturer has secured orders totaling EUR 100 million.
Ernest Moniz says the Obama administration backs Democrats' calls for an extension of the Federal ITC, but stresses the solar industry will grow even without further subsidy.
Industry press releases
Enphase Energy today announced that it has been awarded the premium EuPD Research Top Brand PV seal of approval for its commendable brand management and brand awareness among installers and solar professionals in France and...
Ingeteam is looking forward to exhibiting at six trade fairs in five different countries in September.
01/09/15: QuickSolar to offer web’s most educational solar estimation tool for free to New Jersey homeowners
QuickSolar, a solar tech company, announces today that they are to begin performing free, online demos for New Jersey homeowners interested in solar energy, using their award-winning drag & drop solar estimation tool at...
01/09/15: PT Contained Energy Indonesia signs 1 MW solar energy contract with PT Samudera Biru Internasional
PT Contained Energy Indonesia has signed a contract with PT Samudera Biru Internasional to supply and install almost 1 MW solar power on two factories of Samator, the industrial gas manufacturer from Surabaya. The systems will...
WGL Energy, a WGL entity, and Conergy have completed their joint venture to bring solar energy to Merced County, Ca.
31/08/15: Martifer Renewables Announces Engagement of CELA as Advisor for Sale of 320 MW of PV Projects in Brazil
Martifer Renewables, a traditional renewable energy project developer with operations in Brazil, Portugal, Spain, Poland and Romania, announces that it has engaged CELA - Clean Energy Latin America as exclusive advisor for the...
Syntegra Solar announced today, that the company as the Owners Engineer for San Carlos Solar Energy Inc., was instrumental in the successful installation of the SaCaSol 1C/1D PV Power Plants in August 2015.
Hanwha Q Cells Co., Ltd today announced the appointment of Mr. Seung Deok ("Andy") Park to the Board of Directors.
Hero Future Energies (HFE), one of the leading Independent Power Producers (IPP) in the renewable energy sector in India announced commissioning of a 10 MW solar power project, spread over 50 acres of land in Chitradoorga...
On Thursday, the creditors of Global PVQ SE, formerly Q-Cells SE, held their final meeting in the insolvency proceedings. An estimated €160 million(US$179.91 million) is now available for final distribution.
Sol Systems adds 153MW in new commercial-scale solar energy projects and 15 new jobs in first eight months of 2015.
Sale represents ReneSola's second project sale to Foresight Group, a leading, independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager, following the sale of its 6.4 MW Field House project in July 2015.
Clenergy, the innovative solar solution provider, is proud to announce its sponsorship of Japan Kogakuin University’s solar racing team in the 2015 World Solar Challenge, a biennial world solar vehicle race.
Solar plant, installed over 40 acres of high desert land, will be equipped with 44 Exotrack HZ horizontal single-axis solar trackers.
The new Eulektra ALVA racking system is easy to install, cost effective and does not require any roof penetration.
The Solar Superheroes pit their wits and skills against the dirty might of coal in Act 1 of our special two-parter that reaches its dramatic denouement in October.
Future PV version 2.0 is coming, featuring a deep delve into the latest cutting-edge technologies set to shape the solar landscape over the next few years. From pv magazine's Solar Superheroes' battle against the might of coal to in-depth conference sessions discussing the latest tooling trends, the future of PV starts here, and it starts now.
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