• China France
    21 Sep 2012

    Hanwha Solar Supplies Modules for Largest Solar Rooftop Installation in France

    Hanwha Solar has delivered 7.7MW of PV modules into the largest rooftop installation in France. Solvéo Energie, French EPC and customer of Hanwha Solar, has constructed a building in the municipality of Rion-des-Landes, which is designed to create ideal cultivation conditions for a Ginseng plantation. By equipping the rooftop with solar modules, the building furthermore secures the financing of the project. The plantation was officially inaugurated 21st September 2012.
  • United States
  • United States
    21 Sep 2012

    AlsoEnergy Announces 200th School PV Monitoring System Installed

    AlsoEnergy announced today that it is currently monitoring over 200 solar installations on public schools, colleges and universities across the United States and Canada.
  • China
    21 Sep 2012

    China Sunergy Ships First Modules to Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    China Sunergy Co., Ltd. today announced that the Company had shipped 72KW multi-crystalline solar modules early this month to Carillion Construction Ltd. ("Carillion Construction").
  • United States
    20 Sep 2012

    Vivint to Be Acquired by Blackstone for in Excess of $2.0 Billion

    Vivint and Blackstone today announced a definitive agreement under which a fund managed by Blackstone on behalf of its private equity investors, Blackstone Capital Partner VI, L.P. (collectively with its affiliates, "Blackstone"), will acquire Vivint from its existing shareholders, including Goldman Sachs, Peterson Partners, Jupiter Partners and other minority shareholders for in excess of $2.0 billion. Vivint is the largest home automation services company in North America and second largest residential security services provider.
  • United States
    20 Sep 2012

    1.3MW SunPower Solar System to Power Exploratorium's New Waterfront Home

    SunPower Corp. announced today the completion of a 1.3-megawatt SunPower solar power system on the roof of the Exploratorium's future home on San Francisco's Embarcadero. The system is designed to ultimately generate 100 percent of the electricity demand at the new facility, which is scheduled to open in spring 2013.
  • China
    20 Sep 2012

    Trina Solar Publishes 2011 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

    Trina Solar Limited today announced it has published its 2011 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report.
  • United States
    19 Sep 2012

    Stellar Energy Completes 960kW PV System for Lightstorm Entertainment

    Stellar Energy announced the completion of a 960 kilowatt (kW) solar project that will provide clean energy to James Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment Inc. (LEI).
  • United States
    19 Sep 2012

    Fluor to Build 170MW Centinela Solar Energy Facility in California

    Fluor Corp. recently announced that Centinela Solar Energy, LLC has awarded the company a lump-sum engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract, as well as a separate contract for ongoing operations and maintenance services for its new nominal 170MWt solar photovoltaic (PV) facility located in Southern California. Fluor has been awarded both the 125MW Phase I and the 45MW Phase II of the Centinela project and received full notice-to-proceed for Phase I, which was booked into backlog in the third quarter of 2012. Phase II is expected to be released in the first quarter of 2013.
  • China Australia
    19 Sep 2012

    Yingli Green Energy Partners with Solar 360 in Australia

    Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited today announced that one of its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Yingli Green Energy Australia Pty. Ltd. ("Yingli Australia"), has signed a Master Distributor Agreement (the "Agreement") with Solar 360 Pty Ltd. ("Solar 360") to appoint Solar 360 as a sales partner in Australia. According to the Agreement, Solar 360 will sell and promote 30MW of Yingli Solar modules in Australia in the following 12 months through a unique "Accredited" dealer network of up to 100 accounts across all geographic regions of Australia.