Solar Photovoltaic

  • Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) ("Trina Solar" or the "Company"), a global leader in photovoltaic (PV) modules, solutions and services, today announced that its State Key Laboratory of PV Science and Technology of China has set a new world record for high efficiency p-type multi-crystalline silicon PV modules. Trina Solar's Honey Plus …
  • Eaton, a power management company, has provided electrical distribution equipment, engineering services and solar inverters for a 6.3MW solar installation at CentraState Medical Center in Freehold, New Jersey.
  • On the 2000 block of East York Street in Fishtown, a single-family residence has passed an important test -- and received the rigorous passive-house certification.
  • Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp., or APUC, has completed the 20MW Bakersfield I Solar generation and the 23MW Morse Wind generation projects.
  • A $247 million solar power project, by far the largest in Minnesota history, has passed an environmental review, leaving three Mankato-area sites in a strong position to become home to tens of thousands of solar panels in the next 20 months.
  • SolarWorld, the largest U.S. solar manufacturer for 40 years, has provided 1.6 megawatts of 315-watt, 72-cell monocrystalline solar panels for a project to power the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s George Washington Carver Center.
  • Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) ("Yingli Green Energy" or the "Company"), one of the world's leading solar panel manufacturers, known as "Yingli Solar," today announced that Pakistan's Parliament House will be powered by 1 megawatt (MW) of high efficiency multicrystalline Yingli Solar panels. The project was fully funded by …
  • Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) ("Yingli Green Energy" or the "Company"), one of the world's leading solar panel manufacturers, known as "Yingli Solar," today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Fine Silicon Co., Ltd. ("Fine Silicon"), has signed a definitive agreement with the Land Reserve Centre of Baoding …
  • In a move that could prove transformative for the fast-growing solar energy sector in the United States, Kingspan Group plc of Ireland today announced the U.S. launch of its globally-recognized solar energy solutions provider, Kingspan Energy®. The company offers end-to-end solar photovoltaic (PV) installations to the commercial and public sectors, …
  • Mississippi Power is partnering with two solar businesses and the U.S. Navy to build utility-scale solar electric generating farms at two different locations in the company's service territory. With a combined total of approximately 53 megawatts, together these projects would represent the largest solar installations in Mississippi.
  • The prospects for the widespread adoption of solar power are sunnier than ever. Thanks to incentives and plummeting costs, the solar photovoltaic industry is experiencing dramatic growth, accounting for almost a third of new generating capacity in the U.S. in 2014, second only to natural gas.
  • The Japanese electronics company has completed and connected its two floating mega PV plants in Hyogo prefecture, Japan, sized 1.7 MW and 1.2 MW respectively.
  • At TEAM Inc., $100 a month goes a long way. As the nonprofit agency tasked with providing an array of services to people in need throughout the Naugatuck Valley, TEAM officials take pride in keeping the spending in check.
  • Additional workers are arriving and construction activities are ramping up at three Duke Energy solar facilities – part of the company's $500 million commitment to solar energy in North Carolina.
  • sPower, a prominent renewable energy provider, and CohnReznick Capital Markets Securities (CRCMS), a leading boutique investment banking services firm, announced today the placement of $168.5 million in back leverage to sPower provided by KeyBank National Association, OneWest Bank and Zions Bank. The back leverage is for 25 solar …
  • Schneider Electric™ Solar Business, a global leader in solutions for the solar power conversion chain, has been awarded a 50 MW contract for a solar project in eastern US. This contract follows Schneider Electric's recent 300 MW project win for the largest PV power plant in Europe to be built in Cestas, France. Schneider Electric …
  • SunEdison (NYSE: SUNE), the world's largest renewable energy development company, has appointed Grey San Francisco to lead their brand strategy and advertising business. Grey was selected after a creative shoot-out that involved four agencies. In a joint statement, Milan Martin, President of Grey San Francisco and Curt Detweiler, the agency's Chief …
  • Pacifica Senior Living (Pacifica), a division of Pacifica Companies, announced last week that it has selected Cenergy Power (Cenergy) to install its rooftop photovoltaic (PV) system at the Meridian at Lake San Marcos (Meridian), a northern San Diego based senior community.
  • Wilsonart Engineering Services team, in tandem with Radiance Solar, Solectra Renewables, Cantsink and Duke Energy Process, developed and installed a complete solar energy system unveiled today at Wilsonart’s Fletcher, North Carolina facility. The system will cut carbon dioxide emissions …
  • SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), the world's largest renewable energy development company, today announced that is has signed an agreement to develop and install a 2.6 megawatt (MW) solar power plant for the town of Winchendon, Mass. on a previously unusable 12 acre town-owned landfill site. The landfill site will be converted under Massachusetts' …