Swedish thin film equipment supplier Midsummer has reduced the active layer in its CIGS deposition process to 800nm. The tool supplier claims that this is less than half of what other suppliers offer, substantially reducing costs.
Several other organizations may join TASC in launching appeals to the ruling, which will heavily penalize rooftop PV in the U.S. state. Evidence has also surfaced that a regulator improperly advised utility We Energies in...
The Chinese PV group continued to see strong demand for modules from China and Japan as well as from emerging markets, which increased by some 17% quarter over quarter.
Trina Chairman and CEO Jifan Gao says the company continued to meet or exceed financial and performance targets despite foreign exchange fluctuations and weaker demand in Europe.
A new report from GlobalData forecasts global installed PV capacity to reach 413.98 GW by 2020 – representing a trebling in size from 2013.
With the addition of the West Antelope Solar Park in northern Los Angeles County, Dominion now has 344 MW of solar generating capacity in development, under construction or in operation across six U.S. states.
The R&D laboratory says once the residential rooftop PV system is commercially available, homeowners will be able to purchase and install the system as easily as installing a washer and dryer.
The latest addition to the companies' Midway Solar Farm project in Imperial County will supply more than 10,600 Southern California households.
As part of the joint venture agreement, SunEdison will supply solar modules and trackers for four initial projects totaling 106.9 MW in Bahia. The Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES) will finance construction.
Monday's news that China's Bluestar Elkem looks set to purchase Norway's REC Solar ASA came as somewhat of a surprise to the PV industry, but the moves makes sense. Analysts say that it allows REC Solar ASA the capital to grow...
The 550 MW Topaz Solar Project has been completed and connected to the grid. The plant, located in San Luis Obispo County, California is currently the largest operational PV power plant in the world.
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26/11/14: GT Advanced Technologies Restructuring Committee formed / Richard E. Newsted and John J. Ray III appointed to Board of Directors
GT Advanced Technologies Inc. today announced the appointment of Richard E. Newsted and John J. Ray III to its board of directors, effective November 21, 2014.
26/11/14: Magnolia Solar recipient of US Patent on roll-to-roll flexible solar cell production issued patent strengthens Magnolia's IP position in the field of flexible photovoltaics
Magnolia Solar Corporation announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Magnolia Solar, Inc., was recently issued a patent by the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
26/11/14: Robbins Arroyo LLP: Vivint Solar, Inc. misled shareholders according to a recently filed Class Action
Shareholder rights law firm Robbins Arroyo LLP announces that an investor of Vivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE:VSLR) has filed a federal securities fraud class action complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New...
Dr. Gavin Conibeer, an internationally-known professor at the School of Photovoltaics and Renewable Energy Engineering at the University of New South Wales (UNSW), has joined the science advisory board of Natcore Technology Inc.
25/11/14: Dassault Systèmes and Solar Impulse define new chapter in future of solar-powered aviation
Technology, vision and innovation show the possibilities of clean flight. Dassault Systèmes the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, world leader in 3D design software, 3D Digital Mock-up and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions,...
Yingli Green Energy today announced that the Company will supply 72 MW of multi- and monocrystalline solar panels to Solarcentury, a leading solar company in the United Kingdom.
German module manufacturer enters Turkish market
25/11/14: Sunrun unveils the Sunrun BrightPath Station for consumers to receive an instant home solar quote
Interactive kiosk enables consumers to learn about home solar at select retail locations
JinkoSolar has signed an agreement to supply 7 MW to Almacen Sustentable (AS Solar) in Mexico.
25/11/14: Equal Earth completes acquisition of three solar projects, adds education and government to portfolio
New solar projects augment company's portfolio of renewable energy assets
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