• Germany
    8 Oct 2012

    PSEG Queen Creek Solar Farm in Arizona Begins Commercial Operation

    PSEG Solar Source today announced the commercial operation of the 25.2 megawatt DC (19 megawatt AC) Queen Creek Solar Farm in Queen Creek, Arizona. Salt River Project (SRP) has a 20-year agreement to acquire all of the solar energy generated by the project and has begun accepting power from the plant. 
  • Spain China Mainland
    4 Oct 2012

    Canadian Solar Expands into Puerto Rico with Planned 26MW PV Installation

    Canadian Solar Inc. today announced the delivery 26MW of its CS6P-P solar power modules to EPC Contractor TSK Solar for the "San Fermin" solar power plant installation in Puerto Rico, co-developed by firms Uriel Renewables inc. and Coqui Power LLC. The solar power plant is located in the North Eastern town of Loiza, a region that regularly faces adverse weather conditions such as hurricanes, tropical storms and flooding. Due to the specific nature of the project and its location, the project's electrical equipment were installed on structures that elevated them two to four meters above ground, and have also been designed to withstand winds of up to 260 kilometers per hour.
  • United States
    4 Oct 2012

    Sumitomo Invests in Desert Sunlight Solar Farm in the U.S.

    Sumitomo Corporation of America (SCOA), together with its parent, Sumitomo Corporation (SC) (collectively Sumitomo), have invested in the Desert Sunlight Solar Farm, a 550-megawatt (MW) solar power project under construction in the California desert, east of Palm Springs. This is Sumitomo's first investment in U.S. solar projects and will expand Sumitomo's renewable energy portfolio, which already includes over 1,800MW in projects across the United States.
  • China Mainland
    4 Oct 2012

    Foxconn, GCL-Poly to Build, Operate Solar Power Plant in China

    Foxconn Technology Group and GCL-Poly Energy Holdings Ltd. will build and jointly operate a solar- power plant in China's Shanxi province.
  • China Mainland United Kingdom
    29 Sep 2012

    ENF Publishes Equipment and Material Brand Popularity

    Many PV manufacturers around the world are used to receiving a friendly call from ENF's business analysts, asking details about their companies in order to profile their organisations in our market research reports – in fact ENF calls over 1,000 solar ingot, wafer, cell and panel manufacturers each year to profile their companies.
  • United States
    29 Sep 2012

    GT Advanced Technology Upgrades DSS Technology

    GT Advanced Technologies (GTAT) today announced two new DSS technology upgrades that allow existing customers to leverage their DSS assets to achieve lower cost production while improving the quality of material produced in their furnaces.
  • China Mainland
    29 Sep 2012

    ET Solar Modules Achieve "PID Free"

    ET Solar Group Corp. ("ET Solar") today announces that it has passed the Potential Induce Degradation (PID) test for PV modules conducted by Photovoltaic Institute Berlin ("PI Berlin").
  • 29 Sep 2012

    SunEdison Sells Nevada Solar Plant to Southern Co., Turner Renewable Energy

    SunEdison said Friday that it sold its planned Spectrum Solar Project in Nevada to Southern Co. and Turner Renewable Energy.
  • United States
    28 Sep 2012

    Solectria Renewables Powers the Largest Solar Farm in New England

    Solectria Renewables, LLC announced today that its Megawatt Solar Stations (MSS) were chosen for the 5MW True North solar farm in Salisbury, Massachusetts. This solar farm is the largest solar installation in New England and the first direct-to-grid solar farm in Massachusetts. The project was awarded to Solectria Renewables by Power Partners MasTec, LLC and recently achieved interconnection.
  • South Africa China Mainland
    28 Sep 2012

    Canadian Solar Photovoltaic Firm Appoints SA Reseller

    Canadian Solar has appointed Johannesburg distributor Powermode as an authorised reseller of its products on the South African market.