Ontario, Canada

23/04/14: SunEdison raises funds to build facilities in Ontario, Canada

The Canadian firm is to build 33 MW of facilities in the province as part of an ongoing relationship with Deutsche Bank.

Sunways AG HQ, Konstanz, Germany.

23/04/14: Sunways AG receives purchase offer for its inverter business

Insolvent and bedeviled by debt, administrators warn the Konstanz-based subsidiary of LDK Solar that the offer is not sufficient to satisfy shareholder demands.

Our home and native land...

23/04/14: Celestica reports slight drop in revenues but boon in earnings per share

Despite a fall in revenues, the company's earnings per share has rocketed from $0.06 to $0.20, following advances in its solar business


23/04/14: Avancis sells off solar business to Chinese group CNBM

The manufacturer from China will restart production later this year of the troubled company's products. Acquisition is seen as part of plan of expansion.

Aleo Solar HQ in Germany.

23/04/14: Aleo Solar's poor 2013 financial report signals final death knell

Poor but unsurprising financial results published today reveal a 55% contraction in annual revenue, which fell to just EUR 124.9 million ($172.6 million).

Samoa Savaii beach.

23/04/14: Samoa sets sights on largest solar array in the Pacific

The tiny South Pacific country announces plans to build a 2.2 MW solar plant, with financial assistance from the Asia Development Bank and neighboring New Zealand.

LED flashers.

23/04/14: A big step for LED flashers in cell production

Hanwha Q Cells adopts LED flasher from Wavelabs as a fully fledged replacement for the xenon flasher during cell testing and production.

US flag.

23/04/14: Solar Frontier and other green companies look to set up shop in New York State

The company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding to set up US headquarters and a factory in the area. The Buffalo area has been allocated $1 billion dollars over seven years to jump-start its economy through green ventures.

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Rooftop PV installation, U.S.

23/04/14: Google and SunPower pitch in for $250 million solar lease project

The tech giant pledges $100 million to SunPower's solar lease program, further augmenting its involvement in residential rooftop solar across the U.S.

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Industry press releases

23/04/14: EthoSolar recognized among world-class companies in Massachusetts

As a newcomer to the New England market, EthoSolar was one of the featured honorees at MassEcon's Corporate Welcome Reception.

By: EthoSolar

23/04/14: SMA’s Sunny Portal Reaches 100 Terawatt Hours of Clean Solar Energy Monitoring on Earth Day

Web-based PV monitoring platform affirms position as world’s largest inverter portal.

By: SMA America and SMA Canada

23/04/14: More than 250MWp of transactions registered last year on the photovoltaic secondary market in Italy

Which perspective for Italian PV Secondary market in 2014?

By: Prothea

22/04/14: SunPower solar power systems planned for five Pajaro Valley Unified School District campuses in California

Today at Hall District Elementary School in Watsonville, California, Pajaro Valley Unified School District (PVUSD) and SunPower Corp. celebrated the planned installation of 1.2 MW of high efficiency SunPower solar power systems...

By: SunPower Corp.

22/04/14: SEIA members honored by White House as 'Champions of Change'

Applauding their efforts to "expand energy choices for Americans," the Obama Administration presented on April 17 its Champions of Change Award to 10 solar organizations.


22/04/14: IBC Solar AG showcases new products and services at Intersolar Europe 2014

IBC Solar AG, a global leader in photovoltaic (PV) systems, will once again be showcasing its products and services at this year's Intersolar, Europe's most important trade fair for solar technology.

By: IBC Solar AG

17/04/14: Canadian Solar and NCC complete diesel hybrid PV installation serving First Nation Community

The 152kW rooftop solar array on the Deer Lake First Nation Elementary School, completed by Canadian Solar with its supplier partners, is the first project under the strategic partnership with NCC Development, LP

By: Canadian Solar

17/04/14: EasySolar: The All-in-one Solar Power Solution

Victron Energy announces the launch of EasySolar, an integrated, smart, total power solution.

By: Victron Energy

17/04/14: Ubiquitous Energy, Inc. secures $5.8 million series in financing

Los Angeles-based Riverhorse Investments led the financing with oversubscribed participation from a syndicate of investors.

By: Ubiquitous Energy

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