A group of high-profile investors led by BMW heir and entrepreneur Stefan Quandt are supporting the German organic solar film manufacturer's market entry in the BIPV and automotive sectors.
Will Australia's electricity consumers welcome utilities' attempts to re-engage with distributed generation, or has energy democratization already taken hold?
NYSERDA says its 10-year plans will cost $3.85bn on top of current spending commitments. But the sustainable energy body says that does not mean a rise in energy bills for consumers.
ZSW head Michael Powalla discusses the processes that led researchers to the 21.7% CIGS efficiency record.
The leading US residential solar company will open or expand 10 new offices across four states before the end of the year.
The International Photovoltaic Equipment Association ditches acronym in favor of new name that reflects the association's new vision and expansion plans.
The US microinverter supplier has partnered with a local energy firm to install 4,000 microinverters at a charity-backed housing scheme.
Despite a booming market in Japan, the world's fourth-largest inverter maker has expanded to the United States, and IHS says that it expects more inverter companies to follow suit.
The solar company will construct, engineer and procure the entire project, located in the state's Bladen County, for Duke Energy.
The company will supply solar power at US$0.18 per kW hour to the grid, with completion expected early 2015.
Impacts to utility shareholder earnings and return on equity can vary greatly but can also be mitigated through a range of measures, according to analysts.
Despite the self-congratulatory mood, critics attack gathering of 120 world leaders for failing to rise to the challenge of climate change.
Built and owned by Sunpower, the project is designed to generate 33 million kilowatt hours of electricity per year, compared to total campus electricity use of 228 million kilowatt hours in 2013-14.
The European Photovoltaic Industry Association says it supports free trade of all solar products, and urges quick conclusion of WTO solar trade dispute.
Solar households in Austin can sell, but not consume, the PV power they generate while having to buy electricity from the utility. The scheme also increases costs for homeowners, say critics.
The 858 kW installation uses Solarcentury's dual-mode technology and will sit atop a carport at the new Garden City Mall in Nairobi, Kenya.
Choose between a digital and print subscription from pv magazine publisher Solarpraxis AG’s online shop!
Explore thousands of photovoltaic jobs to find your next job in the industry.
- 1963 views
- 1774 views
- 1739 views
- 1712 views
- 1692 views
Keep your finger firmly on the photovoltaic pulse: sign up for our daily newsletter!
Want to publish your press releases for free? Simply log in or register, enter the information you want to appear and we'll publish it for you!