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Urban Solar installs commercial solar LED lighting along multi-use pathway on Vancouver Island

The District of Saanich in British Columbia, Canada, required multi-use pathway lighting for one of its parks and chose Urban Solar for its reliable and high performance solar powered LED lighting systems.

Polish PV startup EasySolar receives investment from KIC-InnoEnergy

Polish startup EasySolar has received the investment support of the largest Venture Capital in Europe (KIC Innoenergy), for developing first in the world, the complex mobile app for designers, sales reps, and managers from the photovoltaic industry.

ABB and Formula E partner to write the future of e-mobility

“ABB FIA Formula E Championship” brings pioneering technology leader ABB as title sponsor to the world’s first fully electric international FIA motorsport series

Oxford PV collaborates with HZB to move perovskite solar cells closer to commercialisation

Perovskite solar technology leader collaborates with leading German research centre to support the accelerated transfer of its technology into silicon cell manufacturing lines

Solar finance expert and social entrepreneur appointed CFO of leading African renewable energy company Fenix International

Fenix International, a next generation energy company operating across Africa, adds a former Wall Street Director turned social entrepreneur to its core leadership team.

Daqo New Energy announces departure of CEO

Daqo New Energy Corp. announced its chief executive officer, Dr. Gongda Yao, after more than nine years of dedicated service, will step down as the chief executive officer of the Company with immediate effect due to personal reasons. He remains to serve as a non-executive board member until March 31, 2018.

GCL-SI announces appointment of CEO, further strengthening global competitiveness

GCL System Integration Technology Co., LTD., a subsidiary of the world’s leading clean energy conglomerate GCL, announces the appointment of Mr. Eric Luo as Chief Executive Officer,effective January 5, 2018.

The Church Pension Fund invests in $75 million off-grid solar and financial access senior debt fund

The Church Pension Fund (CPF), a financial services organization that serves the Episcopal Church, announced today that it invested $17 million in the Social Investment Managers & Advisors (SIMA) Off-Grid Solar and Financial Access Senior Debt Fund I, B.V.

Foresight Solar Fund Limited completes the acquisition of three Queensland solar farms

Foresight is pleased to confirm the completion of the acquisition of the Canadian Solar Inc. portfolio by Foresight Solar Fund Limited (FSFL) consisting of three construction stage assets in Queensland, Australia, representing 117MW of peak capacity once installed.

Chairman of Lightsource BP transitions to become chairman of the Lightsource Foundation

It is with regret that we announce Vicente López-Ibor Mayor is to stand down as Chairman of Lightsource.