• United States
    22 Feb 2013

    Cool Earth Solar and Sandia Team up in Partnership on Open Campus

    Feb 20, 2013 - In a public-private partnership that takes full advantage of the Livermore Valley Open Campus (LVOC) for the first time, Sandia National Laboratories and Cool Earth Solar have signed an agreement that could make solar energy more affordable and accessible.
  • Germany
    21 Feb 2013

    juwi Buils 7MW Solar Park near Rustenburg

    19. February  2013 - This is the event juwi Renewable Energies (Pty) Ltd contracted by Rustmo 1 Solar Farm (Pty) Ltd (RF), which includes a previously disadvantaged community of Rustenburg, have all been waiting for: Construction works on juwi's first South African engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) project officially kicked off. Located a few kilometres south-east of the historic mining town, the seven megawatt solar park is also the first in the North West Province. The free-field installation will not only provide clean and sustainable electricity to over ten thousand households, it will additionally boost the local economy. The project directly involves more than 200 people during engineering and construction phase, as well as some operational jobs for the entire lifetime of the plant (more than 20 years). The owners of the solar park are Momentous Technologies, Momentous Solar Farm, Momentous Foundation and Evolution One Fund. The project's local content is more than 40 percent.
  • China
    21 Feb 2013

    JA Solar Announces Preliminary Unaudited Shipment Results for 2012 Q4

    Feb. 20, 2013 - JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. today announced that shipments for the fourth quarter of 2012 are expected to be in the range of 480MW to 500MW, exceeding the Company's previously provided shipment guidance of 380MW to 420MW.
  • Germany
    21 Feb 2013

    SOLON Completes Five MW Prairie Fire Solar Plant

    February 20, 2013: SOLON Corporation today announced the completion of the 5 megawatt (MW) Prairie Fire Solar Plant in Tucson, Arizona, for Tucson Electric Power (TEP).
  • United States
    21 Feb 2013

    First Solar: AV Solar Ranch One Solar Power Plant Achieves 100MW Milestone

    February 20, 2013 - First Solar, Inc. today announced that the Antelope Valley Solar Ranch One project has achieved a peak generating capacity of 100 megawatts (MW) AC connected to the electrical grid. The photovoltaic (PV) power plant, which is under construction in northern Los Angeles County, will have a generating capacity of 230MWAC upon completion, expected later this year.
  • China Greece
    21 Feb 2013

    ReneSola PV Module Installations Top 100MW in Greece

    Feb. 20, 2013 - ReneSola Ltd today announced that a total of more than 100MW of the Company's PV modules have been distributed, installed, and connected to the grid in Greece since November of 2011.
  • Germany
    20 Feb 2013

    DEGER Delivers 1,161 Tracking Systems to Spain

    Feb 19, 2013 - Between 2004 and 2008, AE3000 built several solar parks in Spain and installed altogether 3,100 DEGER systems there. In the following years the Spanish market lay almost desolate, due to the uncertainties regarding feed in tariff and political framework conditions. In the meantime, the projects applied for by AE3000 have started moving again.
  • China
    20 Feb 2013

    Risen Energy Signed 100MW Solar Module Sales Order with CECEP Solar Energy

    As the Chinese snake year just began, news came from Risen Energy that it signed 100MW solar module sales order with CECEP Solar Energy. It's really a grand opening.
  • Germany China
    20 Feb 2013

    IdeemaSun energy Realises 2MW PV Power Plant in Romania

    IdeemaSun energy GmbH has successfully entered the Eastern European market following the connection of a 2MW solar farm to the grid. As the EPC partner for a Romanian investor, the company completed the installation 20 km north of Bucharest.
  • Spain
    20 Feb 2013

    Ortiz to Develop 50MW Solar Parks in Guatemala

    Feb 18, 2013 - A giant 50 Megawat solar park will be developed in Guatemala by the Spanish group Ortiz with an initial investment of $27 million.