The World Bank has approved a $250 million loan facility to support Jordan's transition to renewable energy and the more efficient use of water resources. The loan is specifically expected boost residential solar PV installations...
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.
Chinese manufacturer Trina Solar is supplying 61 MW worth of modules for the Green Tower solar project in Brandenburg, Germany.
Chinese solar module and cell manufacturer China Sunergy is set to start production in Turkey this month with a 150 MW module production line at its new plant in Istanbul's Trade Free Zone, developed with domestic manufacturer...
The Indian state of Andhra Pradesh has invited applications from photovoltaic developers keen to enter the bidding process which it is hoped will see 1 GW of solar capacity installed.
UK trade body the Solar Trade Association (STA) has been closely involved with the development of a national solar centre of excellence by consultants BRE, which was launched this week.
The largest rooftop solar array in northeastern Wisconsin, in the U.S., has been installed in Green Bay by furniture and movable wall company KI.
For the sixth time, top politicians from all over the world met in Abu Dhabi from 15th to 17th January for the World Future Energy Summit.
Heliatek GmbH has announced a record breaking 12% cell efficiency for its organic solar cells. The world record has been accredited by testing facility SGS.
A 7.5 MW solar power plant has been developed by SunPower Corp at Phoenix's Lake Pleasant Water Treatment Plant. The installation is expected to generate 70% of the plant's energy needs.
A study commissioned by the Vote Solar Initiative has found that net-metered rooftop solar has the ability to provide more than US$92 million in annual benefits to ratepayers of California's three investor-owned utilities.
IHS reports that a surge in demand was seen in the final quarter of 2012 for PV modules, despite 3Q 2012 having had low factory utilization rates across the PV supply chain. The first quarter will be tough but thereafter, a...
After the filing for approval of protective shield proceedings on 18 December 2012 the SiC Processing management estimates that after a preliminary assessment that the quota for recovery, if any, of unsecured creditors will be...
ReneSola has been awarded its first Middle East contract by Taibah University in Medina, Makkah Province in Saudi Arabia.
"Despite the global economic crisis, 2012 has been a good year for the development of renewable energies," declared Adnan Z. Ameen, Director-General of the International Energy Agency (IRENA) on Sunday.
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