Solar Photovoltaic

  • 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' …
  • Honolulu is America's greenest city, according to a list released by NerdWallet, a San Francisco-based financial website. Honolulu's air quality and use of solar energy earned the city the No. 1 spot out of the 150 cities NerdWallet considered.
  • WHO: Sungevity -- one of world's leading and fastest growing solar companies -- is hosting a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the grand opening of its new Kansas City office.
  • The 10-year direct financing lease for the project's development and construction was provided by CGN International Finance Leasing, a wholly-owned subsidiary of China General Nuclear Power Group (CGN). Located in Handan City, Hebei Province, the 50 MW PV power plant is expected to generate approximately 54 million kilowatt-hours of solar electricity annually, offsetting over 50,000 tons of ...
  • GE Unit (NYSE:GE), GE Energy Financial Services has formed a new partnership with Tokyo-based renewable energy project developer, Green Power Investment Corp. (“GPI”), to invest in a 42-megawatt (DC) photovoltaic solar power project in Futtsu City, Japan. GE Energy Financial Services will invest alongside GPI in the project. In addition to the investment …
  • As commercial solar energy installations continue to boom in California, Coldwell Solar, Inc. achieved another sales record for the 1st quarter of 2015. CEO Dave Hood says, "We are currently on track to exceed $100 million in sales for 2015.