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Clean energy from 'most polluted place in Israel'

Energix's Neo'ot Hovav solar project.

Former chemical waste sink has been capped and covered with solar panels. The 37.5 MW Ne'ot Hovav project was Israel's first large-scale, grid-connected solar project.

10 MW New Jersey solar project under construction

Mississippi river

Lincoln Renewable Energy (LRE) has started construction on a 10 megawatt (MW) solar project in New Jersey, the U.S.

Work on almost 40 MW German PV park begins

Three people walking past the first stages of solarhybrid's nearly 40 MW photovoltaic park in Germany

Work on one of Germany’s biggest photovoltaic parks is underway.

Plans for 20 MW China PV plant underway

China’s Qinghai province

LDK Solar and Datang International Power Generation are to install a 20 megawatt (MW) photovoltaic plant in China.

India inaugurates governmental PV system

The 80 kW photovoltaic system was inaugurated by Smt. Meira Kumar, Honorable Speaker, Lok Sabha, in the presence of Farooq Abdullah, Honorable Union Minister for New & Renewable Energy.

India’s Parliament House Complex has today inaugurated an 80 kilowatt rooftop photovoltaic system.

80 MW Ukraine PV project unveiled

Ukraine first 20 MW of 80 MW photovoltaic park

Austria-based Activ Solar has announced the construction of an 80 megawatt (MW) photovoltaic project in the Ukraine. When complete, it will be one of the largest of its kind worldwide.

California leading US solar industry

Californian flag

According to IHS iSuppli, the U.S. state of California is to continue its solar lead in the country in terms of installed capacity, with predictions that 7.5 gigawatts (GW) will be added there between 2010 and 2015.

US: Falling prices, strong incentives and policies boost PV growth

A photovoltaic installation in the U.S.

Market analysts Solarbuzz have reported that despite the slow domestic economy, photovoltaics in the U.S. continues to expand with the market doubling in 2011.

US: 45 MW Californian solar project begins operations

Close up of solar panel

California’s largest solar power plant has begun commercial operations.

Solar energy even without the sun

Buildings from the MIT campus.

A new technology emerging from the United States of America could provide solar energy 24 hours per day even without constant sunlight through improvements to heat storage capabilities.

SunPower to open Mexican plant

A SunPower tracker.

American module and system manufacturer SunPower has announced that it will open a new plant in Mexico. It will produce the SunPower E18, E19 and E20 modules and the SunPower T5 Solar Roof Tile system.

US: 150 MW expansion of Copper Mountain solar complex

The Copper Mountain solar project photographed from the air.

Californian utility Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has announced that it has entered into a deal with Sempra Generation for a 150 megawatt (MW) expansion of the vast Copper Mountain photovoltaic complex in the state of...

ReneSola producing steel wire and develops new casting furnaces

ReneSola PV module.

Chinese wafer and module manufacturer ReneSola has announced the introduction of two new aspects to its production with the potential to decrease costs and increase output.

Thames Water deal to install over 5 MW

A sewerage pipe being installed in London many years ago.

The United Kingdom’s (U.K.) largest water and sewerage company, Thames Water, has signed a deal to become the biggest on-site photovoltaic producer and industrial user, in a deal with Ennoviga Solar. The deal will see...

US: Barclays to partner K Road Power’s utility scale projects

San Bernadino mountains.

K Road Power has announced that it will partner with Barclays Natural Resource Investments (BNRI) on the development of its utility scale solar power portfolio. K Road is currently developing 11 plants worth nearly 2.3 gigawatts...

AS Solar to get a new look to go with new offices

The AS Solar building during rennovation.

German photovoltaic and renewable energy product wholesaler, AS Solar, is set to unveil a new logo at the EU PVSEC conference and trade-show in Hamburg, September 5 - 9. It will compliment the company’s new headquarters that are...

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