20/11/14: NRG announces strategic focus on renewable energy, DG and storage

The American energy company has announced carbon goals and an intensified focus on renewable energy and distributed generation at the groundbreaking of its new headquarters in New Jersey.

20/11/14: Sunnova raises $250 million in funding round

The third-party solar provider notes that this is the largest funding round by a residential solar service company in the United States, and brings its total funding to half a billion dollars.

Belgrade, Serbia

20/11/14: Serbia inaugurates 2 MW solar farm while rejecting PV

While the country's solar PV tariff is very good, a separate renewable energy production law allocated an extremely low quota for PV plants, inclcuding 6 MW for ground-mounted installations and 4 MW for rooftop by 2020.

Siemen and LG Chem sign MOU on battery storage collaboration, November 19, 2014

20/11/14: LG Chem partners with Siemens on battery storage systems

Just days after Daimler announced that it would halt production of its in-house battery cells and instead use LG Chem cells for its electric and hybrid vehicle batteries as well as for stationary storage solutions, the South...

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20/11/14: JinkoSolar posts third-quarter increases in sales, profit as it reviews sale of downstream biz

The company currently has 15 projects totaling 488.5 MW under construction. It is also planning to gradually increase its percentage of distributed generation project construction in 2015. For the full year, JinkoSolar expects...

Enerparc installatino in Dagestan, Russia

20/11/14: Russian solar industry on verge of serious crisis

The Russian industry of solar energy is on the verge of serious crisis, due to economic crisis and devaluation of national currency – ruble, caused by sanctions, imposed on Russia.

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20/11/14: EIA: South orientation yields 11% more energy

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released a study Wednesday showing that a south-oriented fixed-tilt PV system will yield 11% more annual energy than a flat fixed system. In contrast, the study showed that a...

Daimler Deutsche ACCUmotive stationary storage

20/11/14: Daimler: Deutsche ACCUmotive to offer stationary PV storage

The German auto giant plans to offer batteries for industrial and stationary storage in addition to the batteries it uses for its electric and hybrid vehicles.

20/11/14: Renovate America and 400 Capital complete $129 million PACE securitization

This is the second securitization of residential PACE bonds by the two companies, for a total value of $233 million.

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20/11/14: US Ex-Im Bank signs $1 billion agreement to support clean energy exports to India

Ex-Im Bank Chairman Hochberg Signs $1 Billion Memorandum of Understanding to Support U.S. Clean Energy Exports to India Announces the MOU at the India-US Technology Summit in Noida

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20/11/14: Indian solar market to more than double to 1.8 GW in 2015

Mercom Capital's strong 2015 outlook follows on a dismal 2014, with only 800 MW forecast by year's end. This optimistic forecast is influenced by a variety of factors, including moves by the Modi Administration.

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20/11/14: IBC SOLAR extends partnership with photovoltaic expert Solsquare in Namibia

IBC SOLAR and Solsquare combine their forces to deliver high-value photovoltaic solutions to Namibian customers


20/11/14: EU PVSEC is cooperating partner of the 6th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion in Kyoto, Japan

The 6th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion will take place in Kyoto, Japan, 23-27 November. As cooperating partner, EU PVSEC shares the latest solar breakthroughs.


20/11/14: Ambassador Stith joins One Planet Africa's board of directors

Renewable energy project developer One Planet Africa has announced today the appointment of Ambassador Charles R. Stith to the company's board.

By: One Planet Africa

20/11/14: Radiant Insights: China Energy-Conservation Service Market Report, 2013-2017

The China Energy-Conservation Service Market Report, 2013-2017 of Sino Market Insight predicts that the Total Output Value of China's energy-conservation market in 2017 will reach RMB 345.1 billion.

By: Radiant Insights, Inc.

20/11/14: Adroit Solar Energy Engineering projects win three AIA Awards, including 'Home of the Year'

This month, Adroit Solar Energy Engineering contributed to three projects that won the American Institute of Architecture Design Awards (AIA), including "Home of the Year."

By: Adroit Solar

20/11/14: CREIA and Clenergy held the China Solar PV Industry Development and Cooperation Forum

The China Renewable Energy Industry Association (CREIA) and Clenergy, the leading solar solution provider, jointly organized this year's China Solar PV Industry Development and Cooperation Forum. The event was held on October 11...

By: Clenrgy

19/11/14: Eminent nanotechnologist Dr. Michael Krueger joins Quantum Materials Corp

As a renowned authority in the optimization and scale-up of nanomaterials and quantum dot production, Dr.Krueger is ideally suited to contribute to the development and commercialization plans of Quantum Materials Corp.

By: Quantum Materials Corp

19/11/14: Ford and SunPower welcome Sierra Club as newest partner of National Drive Green for Life Program

Sierra Club receives $500 donation for each residential SunPower solar system installed through the program.

By: SunPower Corp.

19/11/14: Air Liquide's state-of-the-art Electronic Materials Center China ready for mass production

On November 19, 2014, Air Liquide held an inauguration ceremony for the last phase of its Electronic Materials Center China (EMCC), located in Zhangjiagang, Jiangsu Province.

By: Air Liquide

19/11/14: Radiant Insights: 'Concentrated Solar Power (CSP): Market Shares, Strategy, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to 2020' has announced the addition of Concentrated Solar Power (CSP): Market Shares, Strategy, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2014 to 2020. market research report to their database.

By: Radiant Insights, Inc.

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