2014-09-22

SunEdison Joins in GRID Alternative’s Mid-Atlantic Expansion Event with PV Panels

SunEdison has donated solar PV panels to power 10 Habitat for Humanity of Washington, D.C. homes in D.C.'s Ivy City neighborhood during GRID Alternatives' mid-Atlantic launch event. In addition to donating the equipment for the builds, SunEdison'.. more
2014-09-22

WRB Enterprises Signs to Provide 20MW of Solar Power to Jamaica

WRB Enterprises (WRB) and Jamaica Public Service Company Limited (JPS) signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) of paving the way for JPS purchasing energy from the Content Solar Limited, WRB’s Jamaican project company. The company will deliver 2.. more
2014-09-22

Panasonic Eco Solutions Achieves Record-Setting Low Claim Rate for HIT PV Modules in Europe

Panasonic Eco Solutions has achieved a new European record low claim rate of 0.00381% for its solar modules. Panasonic has sold over 3.5 million modules across Europe since 2003, recording just 137 claims for HIT®during that time. “Quality is a key driver in .. more
2014-09-22

Saft to Deliver Third Li-ion Energy Storage System for California Utility

Saft has received its third contract from a major California utility. Since the first utility-scale storage system was commissioned at the end of 2012, Saft received two additional contracts bringing the total to a combined energy storage system (.. more
2014-09-22

SunEdison Completes a 1.8MW of Solar System in Massachusetts

SunEdison, in partnership with BlueWave Capital LLC of Boston, announced the completion of a 1.8 MW DC solar power plant constructed on a remediated EPA Superfund site in New Bedford, Massachusetts. The system was developed on approximately 10 acres of land .. more
2014-09-19

India Plans to Expand Its Solar Facility to 20GW in 5 Years

Narendra Modi, known of his ambition to bring solar power into India, has introduced a draft and planned to build 20GW of ultra mega solar power projects over the next five years. In order to take well advantage of India’s sun radiation .. more
2014-09-19

GRID Alternatives Leads US EPA to Bring Solar Power to Low-Income Families

This week, U.S. government agency and White House officials paid a personal visit to the home of Kiona Mack, a single mother in the economically challenged Ivy City neighborhood in Northeast Washington, D.C., joining volunteers, job trainees, and community partners t.. more
2014-09-19

SPI Solar Subsidiary to Purchase and Develop 19 MW of DG Projects in China

SPI Solar’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Xinyu Xinwei New Energy Co., Ltd. (Xinwei), has signed an agreement to purchase and develop approximately 19 MW of distributed generation (DG) solar power projects in Shouguang, Shandong Province, China via the acquisi.. more
2014-09-19

Canon Earns LEED Certification in USA by Eco-Friendly Designs

Canon U.S.A.’s 114,000 square-foot expansion of its distribution center in Norcross, Ga., has been awarded LEED® v4 certification in the “Building Design and Construction – Warehouses and Distribution Centers&rdqu.. more
2014-09-19

NRG Energy Acquires Goal Zero to Extend Personal Solar Services

NRG Energy has completed its previously announced acquisition of Goal Zero, bringing the rapidly growing consumer products company and its suite of personal solar devices into the NRG family. "Goal Zero's line of solar and energy .. more