2016-09-26

SMASHsolar Introduces the World’s First Direct Attach Solar Modules

Residential photovoltaic module innovator, SMASHsolar, announces the US launch of SMASHmount, the world’s first direct attach solar module. The mounting-integrated modules snap together and attach directly to a residential composition shingle roof in less t.. more
2016-09-26

Solar Farm Developer Offers 5.5GW Pipeline of 20MW-80MW Size Solar Projects

The parent company of Solar Farms, LLC, (ISS), based in Asheville NC, is now developing approximately 10 Gigawatts of Solar Farm projects per year across thirty (30) states.   The owners of the company are passion.. more
2016-09-26

Verengo to Sell Majority of its Assets to Crius Energy Under Section 363 Of Chapter 11

Verengo, Inc. announced on September 23rd the proposed sale of substantially all of its assets to Crius Solar Fulfillment LLC, a subsidiary of Crius Energy Corporation and an affiliate of Crius Energy, LLC, a major energy solutions company that provides electr.. more
2016-09-26

SunPower Solar and Storage Chosen for Colton Joint Unified School District

Colton Joint Unified School District (CJUSD) and SunPower are celebrating the upcoming construction of SunPower® Helix™ carport systems at 28 schools with a kickoff event at Grand Terrace High School on Saturda.. more
2016-09-23

Toshiba Launches Low-input Current Drive, Rail-to-Rail Output Gate-drive Photocouplers

Toshiba Electronics Europe has introduced a series of low-input current drive, rail-to-rail output, gate-drive photocouplers. With a threshold input current of 2mA (max), half the 4mA (max) of Toshiba’s existing products[1], the new photocouplers allow bufferless dir.. more
2016-09-23

Asia Clean Capital, Ten K Solar Announce Exclusive Distribution Agreement for Chinese Market

Asia Clean Capital ("ACC") and Ten K Solar ("Ten K") announced earlier this week an exclusive distribution agreement for the Mainland China market. Under the terms of the Agreement ACC will develop sola.. more
2016-09-23

Pattern Energy to Acquire Interest in Armow Wind Power Facility

Pattern Energy Group Inc. ("Pattern Energy") announced on September 22nd its commitment to acquire a 90 MW interest in the operating 180 MW Armow Wind power facility in Ontario, Canada from Pattern Energy Group LP ("Pattern Development".. more
2016-09-23

Azure Power to Launch its Initial Public Offering

Azure Power Global Limited ('Azure Power') announced on September 22nd the launch of its initial public offering of 6,818,182 equity shares, including 5,863,637 equity shares to be sold by Azure Power and 954,545 shares to be sold by certain selling shareholde.. more
2016-09-22

Low Module Prices Cause Impact Globally, SolarWorld Lays off 500 Workers

PV manufacturer SolarWorld was reported to lay off around 500 temporary workers from German manufacturing facilities. EnergyTrend regards this event as a consequence of the significant price drop in PV modules and reduction in utilization rat.. more
2016-09-22

Apple’s 50MW Arizona PV Plant Ready to Sell Power

Apple became a legal independent power producer as soon as U.S.’s federal energy regulator approved the company’s application to wholesale electricity. This week, it was reported that Apple has constructed a 50MW solar power plant i.. more