• Germany
    14 Dec 2012

    aleo solar AG Introduces New Solar Modules

    At the beginning of 2013, aleo solar AG will be introducing modules which make even more efficient use of the sunlight thanks to anti-reflection glass, highly transparent embedding film and special cell connectors. This means that the monocrystalline S_19 and S_79 and the polycrystalline S_18 and S_24 aleo modules have higher power classes. The modules are also available with Solrif frames for roof integration in certain countries.
  • China Italy
    14 Dec 2012

    Suntech and SunSystem Announce 25MW Sales Agreement in Romania

    Dec. 13, 2012 - Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd. and SunSystem S.p.A. have signed a contract for Suntech to supply 25 megawatts (MW) of polycrystalline solar panels. The Suntech solar panels will power two new photovoltaic projects under construction in Romania that will be grid connected by the end of 2013.
  • Netherlands
    14 Dec 2012

    Photon Energy Expands O&M Portfolio

    December 13, 2012 – Photon Energy Operations is expanding its O&M services to Southwest Germany by initially undertaking a succession of service contracts for rooftop PV plants previously serviced by SunConcept GmbH. Along with new service contracts in other countries, Photon Energy Operations' O&M services portfolio has risen to more than 50MW worldwide.
  • Japan
    14 Dec 2012

    Panasonic Launches HIT Solar Module Production in Malaysia

    Dec 13, 2012 - Panasonic Corporation today started production at its newly-built solar module manufacturing facility in Malaysia. With an annual production capacity of 300MW, the factory in Kulim Hi-Tech Park in the northwestern state of Kedah, will manufacture HIT® solar modules. This new production facility will help Panasonic meet robust solar demand in Japan while further enhancing cost competitiveness.
  • Japan China
    13 Dec 2012

    Softbank Plans Solar Power Generation Renting Residential Roofs

    Softbank Corp. will install solar panels on rooftops of 1,000 homes across the country to take advantage of the country's incentive program for clean energy.
  • China
    13 Dec 2012

    JinkoSolar to Supply 81MW Solar Module to WBHO-Building Energy in South Africa

    Dec. 12, 2012 -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. today announced that it has signed a contract with fix price to supply WBHO-Building Energy (Pty) Ltd. ("WBHO-BE") with 81MW of photovoltaic (PV) modules for the solar PV park project in Gamagara Local Municipality, Northern Cape Province, South Africa.
  • China
    13 Dec 2012

    Trina Solar Obtains Quality Certifications from TUV NORD, SGS and PVEL

    Dec. 12, 2012 - Trina Solar Limited today announced that its PV modules have obtained certification for salt mist, sand blast and PID testing from certification bodies.
  • Spain
    13 Dec 2012

    Martifer Solar USA to Install Solar Panels at Westfield Century City

    Westfield Century City is going solar. The Westfield Group has awarded a contract to a national solar firm to install a proposed 765kW rooftop array at the mall.
  • Japan
    13 Dec 2012

    Solar Frontier to Supply Modules for First Megawatt-Scale Solar Power Plant in Nagasaki

    Chopro Co., Ltd. and Solar Frontier announced today the completion of "SOL de Hirado Shimonakano", a utility-scale solar power plant in Hirado city, Nagasaki, Japan. Chopro will be the operator of the plant, which was built using solar modules provided by Solar Frontier. The completion ceremony held at the new plant today was attended by Hirado City Mayor Naruhiko Kuroda, Chopro President Kenji Araki, and Solar Frontier Executive Officer and Head of Domestic Agent Business Sales Organization Yukihiro Oyama. The "SOL de Hirado Shimonakano" solar power plant will begin selling electric power to Kyushu Electric in December and is the first megawatt-scale solar power plant to start selling power in Nagasaki Prefecture.
  • China
    12 Dec 2012

    Hanwha SolarOne Reports Third Quarter 2012 Results

    Hanwha SolarOne Co., Ltd. today reported its unaudited financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2012.