Solar Photovoltaic

  • The plug has been pulled on plans for a solar farm at the former Mount Airy landfill on City View Drive.
  • Think Caswell County seems like an unlikely place to find a solar farm generating enough power to provide energy to nearly 700 homes?
  • SolarReserve, a leading global developer of utility-scale solar power projects and advanced thermal energy storage technology, today announced that it signed a supply contract for its 20 megawatt (MW) Acajutla photovoltaic (PV) solar power project in El Salvador as part of a highly competitive tender solicitation by the local electric distribution companies.
  • Think Caswell County seems like an unlikely place to find a solar farm generating enough power to provide energy to nearly 700 homes?
  • We Energies has dropped its protest of a move by a solar energy coalition and environmental group to get involved in the upcoming fight over its plan to slash payments to customers who generate their own power.
  • The Technical College of the Lowcountry has added three new programs to help people find jobs in two growing fields -- solar energy and avionics.
  • In the parking lot outside the food court at the Mall at Robinson, a silver Chevy Volt sat in a space painted with a green and white electric vehicle decal, waiting for a jolt.
  • ET Solar Energy Corp., a provider of solar energy solutions, has supplied photovoltaic, or PV, modules to Domilux Leuchten Herstellung und Vertrieb GmbH, a German solar developer, for a 728kW rooftop solar power plant in Turkey.
  • According to the company, the development of the grid connected solar projects would begin in August-September 2014 at Jaipur, Jodhpur and Neemrana cities.
  • The Secunderabad Cantonment could be the first cantonment area to switch over to solar energy, with a Delhi-based firm (PEC Limited) getting ready to set up a solar power mini grid either at Balamrai pump house or Gun Rock pump house.
  • Eight solar-powered vehicles traveled through Wichita on Wednesday in the American Solar Challenge, a 1,700-mile race involving colleges from the United States, Canada and Iran.
  • The Vermont Department of Financial Regulation (formerly the Department of Banking, Insurance, Securities & Health Care Administration) issued the following news release: Raising capital in Vermont continues to get easier.
  • CBD Energy Limited (NASDAQ: CBDE) today announced that its Westinghouse Solar subsidiary has finalized binding contracts for commercial solar installations in Australia totaling $1.3M. Additionally its bid pipeline has grown to $14.5M.
  • Tom Jackson lives on the farm of his ancestors, collecting abandoned buildings the way others might adopt stray cats. One of the buildings, a small cabin of pine and juniper, has been in his family for nearly 200 years.
  • Solar Foundation, The Gambia (SFG), a non-charitable organisation based in The Gambia is set to assist schools, health centrs and communities in less privilege areas in rural Gambia with limited electricity supply, with Green Energy (Solar).
  • Preliminary work on the installation of solar panels on a piece of vacant land in Yellow Springs could begin as early as next week, according to Antioch College officials.
  • Sullivan Solar Power, a leading Southern California renewable energy company, is administering a countywide solar incentive program that allows property owners to get paid to go solar.
  • Once completed, the plant is expected to generate enough electricity to power about 17,000 homes in the region.
  • Local business and government leaders discussed the future of sustainable development at a dedication ceremony for the new 2.1-megawatt solar array near the Anthony Wayne Trail.
  • Italian renewable power utility Enel Green Power SpA (BIT:EGPW), part of Enel SpA (BIT:ENEL), said today it will become sole owner of domestic photovoltaic panels producer 3Sun Srl with the purchase of the stakes held by partners STMicroelectronics NV (EPA:STM) and Sharp Corp (TYO:6753) in the joint venture.