The utility says the advantages of its select sites coupled with decreasing solar costs will allow for the cost-effective expansion of large-scale solar.
The local division of Canada's JCM Capital aims to finance environmental and social impact investments. The African Development Bank is backing the grant.
Decision to halt solar subsidies follows country's best ever year for PV power generation. In 2014 solar energy covered 7.53% of Italy's electricity needs.
Strong policy support and increased investor confidence set to deliver clean energy bounce back, according to forecast from BNEF.
Backed by $48 million, the project aims to improve air quality, limit carbon pollution from power plants, spur clean energy investments, fight the health and economic impacts of climate change and support local, state and...
The Tier 1 Korean manufacturer will allow its customers to choose between two different financing models in an attempt to lower barriers of entry into the U.S. solar market.
The French company, a leading provider of solar tracking technologies for utility-scale ground-mounted solar plants, says it is committed to local manufacturing of its trackers, "in full aligment with the South African local...
Chile's market for photovoltaic power plants is off to a hot start in 2015, with new 70 MW and 55 MW projects coming on line and the country's energy regulator, Sistema Interconectado Central (SIC), estimating the addition of as...
The MENA region has long been the center of great expectations for the PV industry. From Monday to Thursday this past week much of the global solar industry descended on Abu Dhabi for the 8th World Future Energy Summit. The big...
Chinese backsheet supplier Jolywood will acquire the backsheet business of Italian supplier Filmcutter. In doing so, Jolywood will expand its ability to supply non-fluoro-polymer PET backsheets.
German inverter giant to cut 1,600 jobs, the majority of which will be in Germany, as poor European market continues to harm profits.
Industry press releases
27/01/15: Transphorm and Fujitsu Semiconductor announce start of mass production of GaN power devices
Production at CMOS-compatible fab enables GaN to meet the increasing demand of the market
Questacon has extended its investments in new technology and energy sustainability further with an innovative and high-tech photovoltaic solar power station installed on its roof top.
The Solar Trade Association, WWF and the Renewable Energy Association, with support from Friends of the Earth and Greenpeace, are urging MPs to back amendments to the Infrastructure Bill today to restore the Government's Zero...
Greenlight Planet has launched the Sun King Eco Easy Buy, an innovative pay-as-you-go platform that enables customers to purchase Sun King Eco solar lamps in staggered 10-week installments.
5.1 MW DC SunPower system is LADWP's first hybrid net-metered and feed-in tariff solar power system
Company to deploy online platform to support local investment in PV projects in China.
23/01/15: Levitech BV sells two Levitrack ALD systems to a major Japanese multinational for the manufacturing of high-performance solar cells
Levitech BV, a leading supplier of advanced process equipment for the manufacturing of solar cells, announced today that it has sold two Levitrack Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) systems to Japan, the first multiple system order...
FuturaSun to develop a volume of at least 50 MW in the UK over the next two years
One of the world's largest operating merchant solar power plants
Andalay Solar, a leading supplier of integrated solar power systems, has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Hyundai Heavy Industries whereby Hyundai intends to license and manufacture solar modules using...
New program helps families save for college through rooftop solar
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