• China
    12 Nov 2012

    ReneSola Modules Not Subject to ITC Ruling on Anti-Dumping Measures

    ReneSola Ltd today announced that its solar PV modules sold in the United States are not subject to tariffs on PV modules made with Chinese-manufactured solar cells, as the Company sources its cells from countries other than China. This week, the U.S. International Trade Commission ("ITC") upheld higher tariffs that had been imposed last month by the U.S. Department of Commerce and ruled that U.S. manufacturers had been negatively impacted as a result of state subsidies for PV modules exported from China.
  • Italy China
    12 Nov 2012

    LDK Solar Announces Development of 12MW PV Project in Italy

    LDK Solar Co., Ltd. today announced that its subsidiary company, Solar Green Technology ("SGT") of Italy, has completed design and construction of a 12 megawatt (MW) PV project known as "Century."
  • Germany
    12 Nov 2012

    PVA TePla Publishes Business Figures for Q3 2012

    PVA TePla AG generated sales revenues of EUR 83.7 million in the first nine months of 2012 (previous year: EUR 77.3 million). Operating earnings (EBIT) totaled EUR 6.2 million (previous year: EUR 7.6 million) with a margin of 7.5% (previous year: 9.8%). Incoming orders developed weakly, dropping to EUR 42.2 million as against EUR 130.6 million in the same period of the previous year.
  • Germany
    9 Nov 2012

    Conergy Wins Major Contract for Two Solar Power Plants in Thailand

    Conergy's success in Thailand continues and in the process underscores its outstanding market position in Southeast Asia's growth markets. The solution and service provider has secured a major contract for two solar power plants in Thailand through a tendering procedure, representing a total capacity of 21 megawatts. The awarding authority is Thai Solar Energy Company Limited (TSE), which is a local investor with a registered office in Bangkok. Conergy will be the main contractor for those two projects, responsible both for planning, engineering and design as well as for component supply and installation of the two power plants. The solar parks are located in Suphanburi Province and in Kanchanaburi Province and cover almost 500,000 square meters. For the onsite construction, Conergy will work with its long-term local partners, Annex Power and the Ensys Group.
  • Germany
    9 Nov 2012

    SMA to Power 110MW AC Solar Energy Project in California

    In continued collaboration with EDF Renewable Energy, formerly enXco, SMA will supply Medium-Voltage Power Platforms for a 110MW AC solar plant in Kern County, Calif. The project, which will be EDF Renewable Energy's largest utility-scale solar project in the U.S. to date, is scheduled for Phase I commissioning in December 2012. SMA was selected for the project because of its expertise in utility-scale PV plants.
  • China
    9 Nov 2012

    Clenergy's Jiayuguan 40MW Supply Contract Is Increased to 52MW

    A Chinese solar energy company that signed a contract with Clenergy in early this summer recently increased to 52MW its project in Jiayuguan, China. To live up to the client's expectation in terms of product delivery, Clenergy deployed significant resources to ensure that productivity for the contract topped 1MW per day. Thanks to Clenergy's quick fulfillment, the project entered early production in October, with the newly-added capacity currently under construction.
  • China
    9 Nov 2012

    Yingli Green Energy Comments on Final ITC Rulings for Imported Chinese Solar Cells and Modules

    Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited today commented on the final rulings by the International Trade Commission regarding the import of Chinese PV cells and modules to the United States. Today's decision resulted in two rulings: the first found that the U.S. market has been "injured" due to the presence of imported Chinese cells and modules in the industry, and the second found that there are no applicable "critical circumstances." As a result of the negative finding, Yingli Green Energy will not be held liable for the $13.7 million USD provision of duties that it has held on its balance sheet. In addition, solar modules assembled in China containing solar cells originating from a third country continue to be tariff-free.
  • Germany
    8 Nov 2012

    SMA Announces Results for the Period of January to September 2012

    Results for the Period of January to September 2012: SMA Solar Technology AG Increases Volume and Achieves Sales at the Level of the Previous Year  
  • China
    8 Nov 2012

    ReneSola to Provide Made-in-India Solar PV Modules to Indian Market

    ReneSola Ltd today introduced its new Virtus II® multicrystalline modules to the Indian market at the 6th Renewable Energy India 2012 Expo. In addition, ReneSola has started providing locally produced PV modules to the Indian market and expects to provide 250MW of India-made PV modules over a two-year period. The India launch follows the successful introduction of the Virtus II ® solar modules to the U.S. and Australian markets.
  • Italy
    8 Nov 2012

    Building Energy Signs Agreement with DoE for South Africa 81MW PV Plants

    Building Energy, a preferred bidder in Round 1 of REIPPP, today signed their power purchase, implementation and financial agreements with the Department of Energy, (DoE) for South Africa's largest Solar Photovoltaic plant.