The German battery technology start-up boasts the storage experts behind Formula 1 team Toyota Racing's kinetic energy recovery system (KERS). Solarwatt expects the acquisition to reduce storage system costs over the long run.
Investors hit by a profit warning last month are given fresh cause for concern. Shunfeng has now pledged to reveal details of the acquisition on Friday.
The new facility at Guelph, Ontario, is part of the company's Total Solutions downstream business. The testing center was part-funded by the Ontario Ministry of Energy.
The African Renewable Energy Fund closed its first round of capital raising with $100 million in the bank. The fund hopes to double the amount available for 5-50 MW schemes within 12 months.
Trading in panel maker Baoding Tianwei Baobian Electrical's shares has been suspended after the company reported back-to-back annual losses. A domino effect could be about to kick in in the Chinese solar sector.
The analysts anticipate advanced PV technologies to find their way into the mainstream this year as solar capital expenditure bounces back.
The Department of Commerce pushes back the decision date, citing the complexity of the issues.
Solid demand from Japan and China saw the solar company end 2013 on a high, forecasting further growth for 2014.
The solar tracking company has agreed a supply deal with French renewable energy company Fonroche Energie for its Le Betout PV plant.
The Austrian Ministry of Finance has introduced a grid fee for PV systems that produce more than 5,000 kWh per year.
Entrepreneur Elon Musk's solar leasing company will roll out a new sales approach at 60 Best Buy stores across the U.S.
The Power & Electricity World show in Johannesburg closed its doors this afternoon with a positive outlook for the South African solar market.
The German solar company today takes ownership of the cell and module factory, increasing the company's cell production capacity to 700 MW.
Boosted by the 300 MW of PV capacity under construction, IHS ranks the Central American nation third behind South Africa and Turkey.
Swindon Borough Council is poised to relax planning rules for solar farms provided a site suggestion is put forward by residents.
Approval for the 4,400-acre McCoy Solar Energy Project in Riverside County has finally been granted by county supervisors.
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