At the Off-Grid PV workshop on the second day of the Forum Solarpraxis conference in Berlin on Friday experts discussed the opportunities, obstacles and trends of the market.
With 4.4 GW of new solar projects expected to be announced in India in 2013, only around 1.1 GW will be online by the end of the year, according to consultants Bridge to India.
The carve-up of debt ridden LDK Solar continued with the disclosure yesterday that the British Virgin Islands-registered Fulai Investments Ltd has paid US$31.1 million for a 12% stake in the ailing Chinese manufacturer.
A group of British "solar and construction companies" has announced its intention to claim £140 million (US$222 million) in damages against the government of its handling of reductions to the solar FIT in 2011 and 2012.
While President Obama's remarks about supporting renewable energy grabbed headlines, data is emerging which is confirming China’s increasing role as an end market for photovoltaic modules, according to industry analysts NPD...
Following a presidential campaign during which climate change was acknowledged only with respect to how the severe weather might affect the candidates’ schedules for the day, sustainable energy finally featured prominently in...
There are indications falling polysilicon production is starting to address the long-standing global oversupply and helping the price of the solar material stabilize, according to consultants IHS i-Suppli.
U.S. solar module manufacturer-turned-plant-developer First Solar is targeting the Middle East and north Africa as a growth market as oil and gas-rich nations look to reduce their domestic reliance on such fuels to maximize...
Chile's National Energy Commission (CNE) says it is feasible to connect up to 2.2 GW of solar plants to the national grid over the next 15 years, in a newly published plan for the expansion of the national transmission system.
A report into the future of the U.S. clean energy industry has called upon President Obama and Congress to introduce measures to ensure the country does not fall further behind in the global renewable energy revolution.
Chinese cell manufacturer Gold Poly New Energy Holdings Ltd has acquired solar power plant developer China Merchants New Energy Holdings Ltd.
Chinese solar module giant Trina Solar has dismissed an analyst's prediction that a $14bn off-the-books debt mountain will force it into insolvency within six months.
The German Minister of Environment Peter Altmaier attended the World Future Energy Summit this year.
The distress being suffered by photovoltaic manufacturers is being mirrored among suppliers of production line equipment for the industry, with the money spent on such manufacturing equipment suffering a 72% decline in 2012.
Bloomberg New Energy Finance has released its annual league tables of the top movers and shakers in clean energy and photovoltaic projects figure prominently.
Representatives of Spain’s renewable energy sector asked official Brussels to help end "harassment" of the photovoltaic sector in Spain after the sector lost 30% of its revenue as a result of changes to FIT rules that were...
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