Funding for phase II of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park now finalized, with Dubai Water and Electricity Authority planning commercial operation date of April 2017.
MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company is to acquire a 49 percent stake in NRG Energy’s 290 megawatt (MW) Agua Caliente photovoltaic project.
Oerlikon has released a new production line which, it says, allows thin film silicon photovoltaic modules to be produced at around US$0.50 or €0.35 per Watt peak (/Wp) and reduces capital expenditure by 20 percent.
A 25 year power purchase agreement (PPA)has been approved by the California Public Utilities Commission, meaning construction can begin on Sempra Generation’s 150 megawatt (MW) Copper Mountain Solar 2 project.
Having secured all the necessary approvals, solarhybrid AG has announced that work on its 123 megawatt (MW) photovoltaic project in Italy is underway.
Soitec has acquired a new manufacturing facility in San Diego from Sony Electronics Inc. in order to manufacture its concentrated photovoltaic (CPV) modules. The move marks an investment of over US$150 million and is expected to...
Solarhybrid AG is to install a 150 megawatt peak (MWp) photovoltaic project in Germany's Neuhardenberg, located in Brandenburg.
Tata Power, a private power company based in India, has completed the financing agreements for its 25 megawatt (MW) photovoltaic project, set to be located in India’s Mithapur, in the state of Gujarat.
Under a new initiative announced by Hawaii’s state Department of Education (DOE), 15 Kaua'i schools will be kitted out with photovoltaic systems in a bid to "significantly reduce" the cost of school operations.
IHS iSuppli has published its 2011 photovoltaic installation predictions. At the top of the charts is Italy. The research body also believes module prices will continue to fall into 2012.
Germany-based Conergy has been awarded a contract to build a nine megawatt (MW) photovoltaic project in Thailand.
Belectric is the global solar engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) leader, having installed 62 power plants worth 391 megawatts (MW), according to IHS iSuppli.
Isofoton has completed a 100 kilowatt (kW) high concentration photovoltaic (HCPV) plant in China. It is said to be the first such system completed in the country by a non-domestic company.
South African-based Solar Capital has also been announced as a preferred bidder under the first round of the Department of Energy’s new renewable energy program.
Under a new agreement, SunPower will supply 54 megawatts (MW) worth of its photovoltaic modules to NRG Solar.
NR-Sol is gearing up to open Tunisia’s first photovoltaic module factory on December 15. Initial production capacity will be 25 megawatts (MW), but there are already plans in the pipeline to ramp this up, and to start...
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