The new mandate is the fifth by a California municipality, and will apply to both residential and commercial buildings.
Independent renewable entrepreneurs supplied 7.6% of the U.K.'s power demand last year, investing more than GBP 1 billion into renewable energy; solar capacity grew by 83% in this sector.
NV Energy rolls out new “green” opportunity for customers who wish to be served by renewable energy sources. The energy will be supplied from a new PV plant to be constructed in Clark County, Nevada.
A survey carried out by the German Association of Energy, and Water Industries (BDEW) has revealed that solar is one of the most popular industries in the country. It has also demonstrated that a majority of Germans believe the...
Siva Power has raised US$5 million, in a series D round, to construct a pilot line for its CIGS PV technology. The line will be installed at the company's Santa Clara base.
The German PV project developer posts first quarter revenue of EUR 9.9 million, double that achieved in Q1 2015, following the conclusion of several large-scale projects. Accelerated Q2 growth forecast.
Australian utility inks a 13-year power purchase agreement with the developers of the Clare Solar Farm, which is a 100 MW PV plant currently under construction in Queensland.
Europe has reached 100 GW of grid-connected PV. SolarPower Europe calls for a market design reform to pave the way for the 200 GW benchmark.
The U.S. microinverter specialist reports first quarter revenue of $64.1 million, shipments of 143 MW and a GAAP gross margin of 18.3% as product costs continue to fall.
SEIA and George Washington University report predicts that the United States will reach 2 million solar installations in 2018, and that 1 million PV systems will be installed annually starting in 2025.
The auction will take place on July 29 and is the first of two national solicitations for solar PV to be held this year in Brazil. 295 PV projects have obtained technical accreditation to participate.
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04/05/16: Nautilus Solar announces a significant expansion of its project acquisition And operations team
Nautilus welcomes Scott Greenberg as Vice President of Operations where he will be responsible for leading operations and construction of solar developments acquired or invested into by Nautilus; Steve Littlewood as Director of...
The County will own the systems, as well as their associated renewable energy credits.
04/05/16: Standard Solar Installs Largest Rooftop Array in Virginia; Dominion Virginia Power Project on Public High School Rooftop
3,000+ panel array’s output will exceed 1,330 MWh/year and offset 918 metric tons of carbon
Leading energy solutions company expands into solar industry; making solar accessible to all
Green Investment Fund Fighting Climate Change, Growing Ontario’s Economy
04/05/16: Berryessa Union SD Uses Bond to Save $12.5 Million through Integrated Solar and STEM Program
Berryessa Union School District (BUSD) celebrated the beginning of its new, district-wide initiative to empower student success through an integrated solar energy and STEM program during a groundbreaking event at Piedmont Middle...
Michael Gray brings deep international steel sourcing experience and supply chain expertise
LayTec is proud to announce the market launch of LID Scope - the first commercially available system for simulation and monitoring of LID! LID Scope is a table-top system that helps to quantify the expected performance loss of...
ICCI 2016 in Istanbul saw new opportunities for solar in Turkey. As the first Turkish company Zenit Enerji is offering a financing package for rooftop solar. BayWa r.e. also plans to enter the Turkish market.
03/05/16: NEXTracker Opens Nashville, TN Office to Serve East Coast, Southern States and Gulf Regional Solar Markets
NEXTracker opens regional office due to high demand for Company’s PV solutions in Eastern U.S. The office will bolster delivery and customer care for utility and distributed generation solar plants in these growing regions.
To optimally serve the South African utility-scale PV market Company renews its B-BBEE level 4 certificate.
03/05/16: Midwest utility Alliant Energy unveils major solar research and education project; includes record 23 Spotlight Solar trees
Midwest utility Alliant Energy today made its move into the solar energy sector with the opening of its Madison Solar Demonstration Project.
First commercial solar PV string inverter with field upgradable port for direct integration of energy storage targeting $6.9 billion inverter market.
UGE has executed contracts for the development and construction of 6.3 megawatts of solar projects in Ontario, Canada. The portfolio consists of 11 sites.
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