UN analysis finds total shift away from fossil fuels will have minimal impact on economic growth while averting feared 2C temperature increase by 2050.
The Japanese company has purchased A123 Energy Solutions from China's Wanxiang Group for a reported $100 million.
Figures from the China Chamber of Commerce confirm China-European business revenues down by $3.7bn last year.
The company’s Power Supply Container generates and stores solar energy, and is ideal for for rural off-grid areas.
The Bloomberg New Energy Finance tiering system for PV module makers ranks producers based on bankability and assistance given to developers and EPCs.
The name change is a reflection of the Chinese company's expansion into the development of large scale PV plants.
The conference began with a series of impassioned presentations on the bullish state of China's PV market, but urged greater investment in domestic R&D and quality control.
The move, finally confirmed today, will reduce the solar feed-in tariff to $0.31 cents per kW for 20 years, beginning on April 1.
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power agrees 25-year PPA for the project, which will be located north of Las Vegas.
The German-headquartered company will finance all 31 MW of PV across 120 locations of local retail giants, Tiendas Soriana.
The company achieved a performance record in the fourth quarter of 2013, however, including a net profit and a 58% increase in module shipments.
The array at Brazil's Arena Pernambuco stadium will deliver clean solar energy to one of the forthcoming soccer World Cup's most important venues.
The government has met with energy advisors to discuss plans to construct a 50 MW PV plant in northern state of Kedah.
The company's new report found that in Germany and Italy, low PV installation prices, a low discount rate and high electricity prices compensate for low irradiation levels to reach grid parity.
The state's grid operator is preparing for a major boost in renewable energy in 2020, when utilities will have to obtain 33% of their electricity from renewable energy sources.
The concept from Qinous, which delivers 100% renewable energy, is to be unveiled this week at the Energy Storage Conference in Düsseldorf.
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