The record-breaking Solar Impulse team has been grounded in Hawaii following "irreversible" damage to the plane’s batteries. The solar-powered aircraft has just completed the longest leg of its journey around the world.
Santander Bank has agreed to provide the US solar company with the credit facility to invest in the development of its Quinto solar project in Merced County.
Integration of internal combustion engines seen as key to transforming the state's power generation capabilities and smoothing the way for solar.
European Council's 27% renewable energy target for 2030 deemed too low to unlock solar's full potential, but EPIA at least happy with "very small step" in right direction.
Israel's government has approved the transfer of 520 MW of quotas for solar PV, signalling the beginning of an exciting time for solar power in the Middle East.
With poly and solar energy price falls set to continue, it's good news all round this week... apart from in Austin, Texas... and unless you are Tony Abbott... or an LDK shareholder...
Californian company secures $1m accelerator grant from US Department of Energy. Cash will speed the introduction of the SMASH PowerStation to market.
Australian PM Tony Abbott wants to reduce amount of large-scale solar built up to 2020 by two-thirds with his 'real' 20 per cent target. The move was one of the recommendations of the discredited Warburton Review of the country's...
Southern Power acquires Solar Gen 2 project. The First Solar scheme is set to be finished by the end of the year.
Mark Group will install a 6.1 MW project on top of retailer's East Midlands distribution centre. Uncertainty over the government's new incentive scheme will limit commercial rooftops to sub-5 MW from April onwards.
pv magazine has learned that Spain's supreme court, the Tribunal Supremo, has invited the country's Photovoltaic Union (UNEF) to discuss its lawsuit against the recent measures that reduce solar subsidies. A trial date may be...
After buying the assets of French group Tournaire Solaire Energie, the Mexican company is investing some $31 million in a new manufacturing plant north of the border. The company expects its Houston fab to generate sales of $285...
Report highlights how commercial rooftop installations can help businesses reduce running costs, meet government targets and increase a building's value.
The project makes Windiga Energy the first independent power producer in the country. In August, the African Development Bank's Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa approved a $950,000 grant for the development of the plant in...
Third Step France will deploy the modules at eight utility-scale projects in Southern France. Chine Sunergy expects to win futrther projects in Europe thanks to its recently opened module fab in Turkey.
The group is working on the $12 million R&D project at both its U.S. and German facilities "to propel the company's full-production module power density beyond a once-unimaginable milestone of 300 watts-peak."
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