• Switzerland
    6 May 2019

    Meyer Burger Receives Further Order from Chinese Manufacturer for MAiA ® Platform

    Meyer Burger Technology Ltd today announced a contract worth CHF 10 million from a Chinese PV manufacturer for its MAiA ® platform.
  • Italy
    6 May 2019

    Enel Green Power Brings 34MW Power Plant Online in Zambia

    Enel Green Power has started operations of the 34MW Ngonye solar PV plant in Zambia. The PV facility, which is located in Lusaka South Multi-Facility Economic Zone in the country's south, is part of the World Bank Group's Scaling Solar programme carried out by Zambia's Industrial Development Corporation, which awarded EGP in June 2016 the right to develop, finance, construct, own and operate the plant.
  • China
    6 May 2019

    JinkoSolar is Expanding New Mono Wafer Production Capacity of 5GW in Sichuan

    JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. today announced it is expanding its mono wafer production capacity with the construction of a new greenfield 5GW mono wafer production facility in Leshan, Sichuan Province, China. The Company's mono wafer capacity was 5.7GW as of December 31, 2018, which increased to 6.5GW as of March 31, 2019 through improvements in both production output and efficiency. The new facility is expected to increase the Company's mono wafer capacity from 6.5GW to 11.5GW upon completion.
  • United States
    6 May 2019

    sPower and MCE Complete 130MW Solar Project in California

    sPower working collaboratively with MCE, announced that they recently achieved commercial operations on a 130MWdc solar project in Lancaster, California. The project, named Antelope Expansion 2, completed by sPower in December of 2018 will sell output to MCE under a long-term Power Purchase Agreement.
  • India
    30 Apr 2019

    Azure Power Commissions 150MW SECI Solar Power Project

    Azure Power announced that it has commissioned a 150MW solar power plant in Bhadla solar park in Rajasthan. This section is the first phase of 200MWs allocated to Azure Power by Solar Energy Corporation of India. Azure Power will supply power to SECI at a tariff of INR 2.48 (US 3.6 cents) per kWh for 25 years.
  • United States
    30 Apr 2019

    Urban Grid Announces NextEnergy Capital's Acquisition of 46MW Solar Projects in Virginia

    Urban Grid is pleased to announce that NextEnergy Capital through their fund NextPower III, has acquired two of our solar development projects, totaling approximately 46MWp/34MWac, in Henrico County and Westmoreland County, VA.
  • China
    30 Apr 2019

    Canadian Solar Secures JPY 5.35 Billion Credit Facility

    Canadian Solar Inc. today announced that Canadian Solar Projects K.K. has expanded and renewed its credit facility with a syndicate of four finance leasing institutions led by Sumitomo Mitsui Finance and Leasing Company, Limited.
  • Germany
    29 Apr 2019

    Wacker Announces First Quarter Results 2019

    - Group sales for q1 2019 reach €1.24 billion, up 2 percent year over year and 4 percent quarter over quarter- At €142 million, EBITDA declines 44 percent versus a year ago and 18 percent quarter over quarter, slowed by lower polysilicon prices, higher energy costs and a temporary outage at a silicone-rubber plant- Net result for q1 2019 amounts to €-6 million- At €-135 million, net cash flow is clearly negative, due partly to higher capital expenditures and increased working capital- Full-year forecast confirmed: group sales for 2019 expected to grow by a mid-single-digit percentage, with ebitda likely to decline by 10 to 20 percent versus last year
  • United States
    29 Apr 2019

    Nexamp Set to Begin Six Community Solar Projects in Illinois

    Results of the highly anticipated Illinois Power Agency Adjustable Block Program Lottery have been announced, and Nexamp was awarded six community solar projects that total 12MW of generating capacity across the state. Construction is set to begin soon and completion is estimated before the end of this year.
  • Germany
    29 Apr 2019

    Scatec Solar Solutions Announces First Quarter Results 2019

    Scatec Solar continued to deliver strong growth and solid financial results in first quarter 2019 with proportionate revenues of NOK 1,528 million (572), and EBITDA of NOK 315 million (109). Power production reached its highest level ever with 133GWh on proportionate basis, almost doubling production compared to the same period last year.