In a move to avoid U.S. tariffs on Chinese and Taiwanese PV, the cell maker plans to begin production in Malaysia with a 70 MW cell line in Q1 2016.
The French utility company's first green bond offering will raise a total amount of €1.4 billion, 25% of which will be earmarked for solar power investment.
The California-based large-scale solar power project developer is looking to exploit opportunities in Australia's off-grid mining sector.
ReneSola and SunEnergy1 began their collaboration in 2013 and the partnership has resulted in 63 MW of PV installations in the U.S. state of North Carolina.
Financing partner De Lage Landen has agreed to a further investment in the fund, which SunEdison hopes will create new markets by attracting more customers.
A report by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory discovered that non-hardware costs account for up to 64% of the total cost of residential rooftop solar systems.
SolarCity's innovative bond offering, SunEdison's consideration of spinning off key assets into yieldcos and SunPower's geographically diversified portfolio are piquing the interest of market watchers.
Lux Research predicts that far from being outshone by cheap natural gas, solar power will actually benefit from increased gas penetration and achieve cost parity by 2025.
The company is aiming to meet growing demand for energy storage and stabilization solutions as power grids face increasing challenges in coping with ever more renewable energy. Tests are to start in the U.S. early next year.
The asset management company will team up with engineering firm Progressum to deliver 21 PV plants in central-southern England in a deal worth an estimated $490 million.
The Bulgarian government is set to introduced a new 20% tax on renewable energy. The country's PV sector warns the move will scare off investors and reverse the country's progress.
Mascotte's prediction of an impending half-year loss last week must have been an easy call. The company has written off Sun Materials' Yi-Lan plant at a cost of HK$845 million.
A recent solar trade mission to Saudi Arabia saw a clutch of international companies explore first-hand opportunities to develop solar power in the country.
As expected, the EU has effectively announced the summer trade deal will be used as a panacea for its subsidy and dumping investigations. EU manufacturers are sure to be disappointed by the announcement.
San Francisco is set to re-start the Property Assessed Clean Energy program to assist homeowners finance solar installations. Despite opposition by the federal government, the scheme is gaining steam.
Chinese module manufacturer Astroenergy will acquire Conergy's Frankfurt module business. The identity of the buyer for the Rangsdorf-based Mounting Systems business has not been revealed.
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