• China
    15 Mar 2017

    Canadian Solar Signs PPAs with SECI to Develop 80MW Solar Projects in India

    Canadian Solar Inc. today announced that it has secured Power Purchase Agreements for an aggregate 80MWac of solar power projects with the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI). Canadian Solar was awarded these projects under a 450MWac solar capacity tender in the state of Maharashtra, through a competitive auction process. These projects are scheduled to commence operations by late 2017 and will generate clean solar electricity for SECI over the next 25 years.
  • China
    15 Mar 2017

    SPI Energy Announces Sale of Two Solar Projects in Japan

    SPI Energy Co., Ltd. today announced that SPI Solar Japan GK has entered into a definitive agreement to sell all of its interest in the land and project development rights in its two solar PV projects with total capacity of 4.8MW in Shibayama city, Chiba. SPI Japan will also provide engineering, procurement and construction ("EPC") service to complete the projects.
  • Belgium
    15 Mar 2017

    Edify Energy and Wirsol Complete Financing for 198MW Solar Farm in Australia

    Edify Energy and Wirsol have successfully completed Australia's single solar project financing to build and operate three new solar farms: the Whitsunday and Hamilton Solar Farms in Queensland, and the Gannawarra Solar Farm in Victoria. When complete in Q1 2018, the Queensland and Victorian markets will benefit from an additional 198MW of renewable capacity, including the first large-scale solar farm in Victoria.
  • United States
    14 Mar 2017

    Engie Wins Nearly 78MW Photovoltaic Projects in France

    Engie, through its subsidiaries Engie Green, La Compagnie du Vent, CNR and Solairedirect, Engie has won bidding organized by the French Energy Regulatory Commission (CRE) for 10 photovoltaic projects representing 78MW of installed capacity.
  • United States
    14 Mar 2017

    Intevac Announces Record Order for ENERGi™ Solar Implant Systems

    Intevac, Inc. today announced the receipt of an order for 12 ENERGi™ ion implant systems for solar cell manufacturing. A record solar order for Intevac's Thin-film Equipment business, this follow-on order enables over 1GW of solar cell capacity expansion by the same customer in China that had ordered two systems in 2016.
  • Switzerland
    14 Mar 2017

    Etrion Releases 2016 Results

    Etrion Corporation today released its annual consolidated financial statements, related management's discussion and analysis ("MD&A") and annual information form ("AIF") for the year ended December 31, 2016. Etrion also provides an update on its business strategy and announces 2017 guidance for project level revenues, earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization ("EBITDA") and electricity production regarding its operational solar parks in Japan and Chile and fullyfunded project under construction in Japan.
  • Hong Kong Italy
    13 Mar 2017

    GCL-SI Completes 200kW Rooftop Project in Southern Israel

    GCL System Integration Technology Co., Ltd. completed a 200KW commercial rooftop project with Enerpoint.
  • Egypt Germany
    10 Mar 2017

    Infinity Solar, ib vogt and Solizer Secure 64.1MW Solar Plant at Benban

    Infinity Solar S.A.E., ib vogt GmbH and Solizer GmbH & Co. KG have announced the successful closure of a 64.1MW solar power plant project in Benban, Aswan, Egypt by the Infinity 50 consortium of which they are members. The project was approved by the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company on 6 March 2017, confirming financial close under the first round of the Egyptian Feed-in Tariff (FiT) programme.
  • United States
    10 Mar 2017

    1366 Technologies Achieves 19.9% Efficiency Using Direct Wafer® and Hanwha Q Cells Q.ANTUM Cell Technologies

    1366 Technologies today announced a new performance record for its Direct Wafer® technology with the achievement of 19.9% cell efficiency through 1366's ongoing technical partnership with Hanwha Q CELLS. The result, which was independently confirmed by the Fraunhofer ISE CalLab, clearly demonstrates the rapid efficiency gains that are possible with 1366's kerfless, drop-in 156 mm multicrystalline wafers and Hanwha Q CELLS Q.ANTUM passivated emitter rear contact (PERC) cell process.
  • United States
    9 Mar 2017

    Standard Solar Acquired by Gaz Métro

    Standard Solar, Inc. today announced that it is being acquired by Gaz Métro.