Growth in non-hydro renewables increased by 11% in 2014, with utility-scale solar alone enjoying 102% increase in electrical generation, data shows.
South Australia is set to be the location for Australia's first floating PV array. Construction is under way on the components for a 4 MW floating PV power plant, which is scheduled to begin producing electricity in April.
Power company will break ground on first, 20 MW, plant this year with 180 MW more utility-scale schemes to follow by 2018. Hydro, DG microgrids, thermal and solar lighting will also play a role in electrifying country.
The weekly round-up from pv magazine of the lesser-known news from the off-grid sector, compiled each Friday by specialist editor Peter Carvill.
Five-year deal sees China Minsheng Bank offer financial support to assist JinkoSolar's downstream development and manufacturing efforts.
Target was announced by energy official Nur Bekri to parliament. Government aims to rein in coal in favor of natural gas, wind and solar.
Non-profit installer has become a channel partner for Clean Power Finance. This week also saw SolarCity expand into its 16th state.
The burgeoning potential of the U.K.'s commercial rooftop sector, funding innovation and a hankering for more political stability were key trends of a fast-paced show.
UK-based perovskite technology developer Oxford PV has closed an £8 million (US$12.15 million) first-tranche B equity round to continue to develop its solar perovskite technology. The round doubles the amount of equity...
Industry press releases
Car manufacturer and utility are offering a rebate on EV charging points installed in workplaces. Georgia employers installing charging points will receive a $1,000 discount.
Tie-up will see portable solar products available to wider customer base through electronics retailer. EnerPlex uses Ascent Solar Technologies' thin-film modules.
Decentralized Design Selected for Utility-Scale PV Plant in North Carolina
Spire Corporation, a global solar company providing capital equipment and turnkey manufacturing lines to produce and characterize photovoltaic (PV) modules, today announced the delivery and commencement of installation of a 20...
Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. a developer of state-of-the-art, flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules, integrated into the company's EnerPlex series of consumer products, announced today the immediate availability of the...
Companies collaborate to make sustainable and affordable solar options a reality for homeowners.
Minimise Group, the new group of sustainability businesses announced today by Aim-listed APC Technology Group plc, will include a dedicated renewable energy generation subsidiary company.
Construction at AGL Energy Limited's (AGL) Nyngan Solar Plant in western New South Wales has reached a major milestone with the one millionth solar photovoltaic (PV) module being installed.
05/03/15: Global solar grade multi crystal silicon ingot market 2015 -- market share, analysis and forecasts report
Radiant Insights, Inc. included a detailed market survey and trends analysis on Global Solar Grade Multi Crystal Silicon Ingot Market 2015. This report also includes more info about basic overview of the industry including...
05/03/15: Global LOW-E glass solar cell market share, size, trends, analysis and forecasts to 2014 by Radiant Insights
Radiant Insights, Inc. included a detailed market survey and trends analysis on "Global LOW-E Glass Solar Cell Market 2014". This report also includes more info about basic overview of the industry including...
05/03/15: Technology Credit Corporation utilizes the Energy Toolbase software platform to analyze solar project savings
Technology Credit Corporation (TCC), a leading financier of commercial solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, has formally endorsed Energy Toolbase as its software platform of choice for calculating energy savings.
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