• United States
    23 Jul 2012

    TetraSun Completes DOE PV Incubator Project for High-Efficiency Crystalline Silicon Solar Cell Technology

    TetraSun today announced the successful completion of its SunShot Initiative PV Incubator grant from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).  All deliverables under the contract, which included a full area cell efficiency of a minimum of 20% and reliability tests according to IEC 61215, were submitted ahead of schedule and certified by the DOE's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL).
  • China
    23 Jul 2012

    POWERWAY Investes in South Africa: 500MW Annual Capacity Mounting Structure for Utility Scale Solar Farm

    Powerway proudly announced today its plan to invest Ran10M$(partly self-financing, partly bank financing)for production facilities in South Africa for Powerfit, PowerScrew, andPowerTracker, which are neccessary as mounting structures for utility scale PV power plants. Working in conjunction with the South African government’s BBBEE program, Powerway will set up 6 production bases in towns like Kimberley, De Aar, Upington etc… with co-ownership of the local citizens, this investmentwill create over 2000 jobs for the local population.
  • China
    23 Jul 2012

    Macedonia 870KW Photovoltaic Roof Mounting Solution Is Provided by Xiamen Grace Solar

    Xiamen Grace Solar started to build roof mounting system for the 870KW efficient solar energy project in three locations of unified civilian residential areas in Macedonia. The whole system which totally applies Grace Solar GS series roof mounting solution will be complete in early October and put into operation.
  • Norway
    23 Jul 2012

    REC Regrets the Escalation in Solar Industry Trade War and Denies Any Wrongdoing

    REC Silicon has been named a respondent in a trade case filing initiated by Chinese producers against polysilicon imports from United States into China. REC Silicon denies any wrongdoing in this respect and regrets this escalation of the solar industry trade war.
  • Germany
    20 Jul 2012

    CENTROSOLAR Constructs 1MW System Together with the Stadtwerke Trier

    Centrosolar has successfully completed yet another megawatt project. Centrosolar installed a solar system with a capacity of over 1MWp in Trier, Germany at the end of June. The system is a shared project of the City of Trier, Bürgerservice GmbH and the Trierer Energiegenossenschaft (Trier Energy Cooperative). All components used to build the system were sourced from Germany. This system consists of over 4,000 Centrosolar panels and represents an important step for the region in its transition to renewable energies. A total of €1.7 million was invested in this project.
  • China Germany
    20 Jul 2012

    Community Energy Is Under Construction on Largest Solar Project in Pennsylvania

    Community Energy Solar (Community Energy) today announced that it has closed financing and commenced construction of its six megawatt (dc) Keystone Solar Project in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.
  • Norway
    20 Jul 2012

    REC Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results

    Renewable Energy Corporation ASA (REC) reported second quarter 2012 revenues from continuing operations of NOK 1,987 million and EBITDA of NOK 267 million. Further operational improvement resulted in FBR cash production cost of 12.0 USD/kg and module cash cost of 71 Eurocents/watt. Net debt was reduced to NOK 4.1 billion in the quarter.
  • China United Kingdom
    20 Jul 2012

    ENF Upgrades to New System

    ENF has launched a newly built database platform.  Although you may not immediately notice much difference, this new system is much more flexible and powerful and has required a large amount of time from our website development team to build.
  • United States
    19 Jul 2012

    SolarCity, Lend Lease Announce Next Phase in SolarStrong Project

    Lend Lease and SolarCity have announced the next project within SolarStrong, SolarCity's ambitious plan to provide solar electricity for up to 120,000 U.S. military homes. The two companies are collaborating to provide renewable solar energy to more than 850 military residences at Lend Lease-managed Air Force communities in California and Colorado Springs -- Tierra Vista at the Los Angeles Air Force Base, and Peterson AFB and Schriever AFB, both in Colorado Springs.
  • France Netherlands
    19 Jul 2012

    Senersun to Supply 55MW Worth of PV Modules to SolarNRG

    Senersun announces that is has entered into an agreement with SolarNRG for the supply of 55MW of solar panels. The panels supplied under the agreement will be distributed by SolarNRG in the Benelux region and in the ABC Islands. This agreement further strengthens the partnership between the two companies, and will enable Senersun's professional clients and home owners in the region to benefit from an even better service.