The California utility is seeking 75 MW of solar and other renewable energy projects from 500 kW to 20 MW in capacity under a new shared renewable energy program.
U.S. tracker manufacturer NEXTracker has purchased software firm BrightBox Technologies in a move it says will augment its predictive modeling capabilities and expedite the commissioning process.
The Indian conglomerate says it expects to commission phase one of its Gujarat solar equipment facility before year end, with Phase 2 penciled in for April 2017. Tenders issued for 200 MW solar+storage in Karnataka.
30/08/16: Interview: How Solar Impulse's round the world flight took batteries on a journey of discovery
July's successful circumnavigation of the globe by Solar Impulse was a triumph for human endurance and ingenuity, and proved solar power's efficacy as a reliable source of electricity. But the project would not have been possible...
The new storage arm of Trina Solar, Trina Energy Storage Solutions, otherwise known as TrinaBEST, has announced the establishment of a Japanese subsidiary, TrinaBEST Japan to help grow its energy storage business in Japan.
Australia is poised to experience its biggest ever boom in large-scale solar construction over the next year as a range of international market factors and local policy incentives take hold.
The Chinese company will buy three of SunEdison's manufacturing businesses involved in polysilicon and cell production, amid rumors that it is also planning to make a bid for SunEdison’s controlling stake in TerraForm Power.
It is the second contract that the Italian company has won from Enel Green Power for a large-scale solar plant in Brazil, after it began construction on the mega 254 MWp Ituverava PV plant late last year.
However, EIA data shows solar PV only making up 1.3% of total generation, a fraction of the portion in leading European nations.
A total of 1.4 GW of projects were put forward under the 200 MW tender, with energy storage projects taking positive steps forward, says Renewable Energy Agency.
The London-based solar systems provider has secured investment from a consortium of backers, including Engie SA, to help support its expansion plans in Cameroon and the Ivory Coast.
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The REC TwinPeak 72 Series is bigger in size, delivers even higher power output per m2, and is ideally suited for commercial, industrial, and large-scale applications worldwide.
30/08/16: SimpliPhi Power raises $2 million to meet growing demand for its easy-to-install energy storage solutions
Profitable since 2013, company raises bridge round to take advantage of growing battery market.
The series feature integrated SolarEdge power electronics, double glass and monocrystalline modules in both 60 and 72 cell versions.
Sonnedix is pleased to announce the commercial operation of three photovoltaic (PV) power plants in Chile; Pica Pilot, Santa Julia and Chuchiñi.
The second phase of Heliatek's large pilot installation of its award-winning project has been successfully completed in Singapore.
North American manufacturer delivers more than 45,000 all-black modules
The new high-voltage solar modules are ideal for large commercial and utility scale solar installations and require less balance of system (BoS) components compared to 1000 volt modules.
29/08/16: Pilot and explorer Bertrand Piccard coming in for a landing at Bell International Leaders series
As part of Montréal Civil Aviation Week, the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal is pleased to welcome celebrated Swiss pilot and explorer Bertrand Piccard, who on July 25 completed a 40,000 km trip around the world in a...
Resilient solar+storage system at Hartley Nature Center to provide Duluth residents with safe place to shelter and stay connected during emergencies.
Oriano Solar wins Energy Startup of the Year Award 2016
Three state-of-the-art, American-made solar trackers are now powering the Grenada Elementary School in Grenada, California.
This financing will be used to support JinkoSolar Malaysia's trade finance and working capital.
New central inverter the first to be certified to UL 62109 standard.
Luxor Solar GmbH, producer of high-performance solar modules with German engineering standards, has delivered a 150 kWp land solar system to Bosnia-Herzegovina. The installation was realised together with a strategic project...
Construction has started on the 131 MW (dc) / 102 MW (ac) solar facility in Lamesa, Texas.
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