2015-05-04

L'Oreal USA Reduces 57% of CO2 Emission

On the heels of Earth Day, L'Oreal USA announced the first measured results of its global sustainability program, Sharing Beauty With All. Launched in 2013, the program celebrates L'Oreal's commitment to produce, develop and.. more
2015-05-04

Southern Company Acquires Over 1,000MW of Renewables

Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power has surpassed 1,000MW of renewable energy development with the acquisition of a controlling interest in the 60MW North Star Solar Facility in California from First Solar, Inc. The remaining interest in the project will b.. more
2015-05-04

Caterpillar and First Solar to Develop PV Solution for Microgrid Applications

More than 1.3 billion people currently have no access to reliable power supply, and Caterpillar aims to resolve this issue by establishing renewable energy business. Its Electric Power Division and First Solar formed a strategic alliance to develop an integrated PV sola.. more
2015-05-04

Nevada Completes a 250 MW Solar PV Plant

Sempra U.S. Gas & Power and Consolidated Edison Development, together with the director of the Nevada Governor's Office of Energy, Paul Thomsen, and Boulder City Mayor Roger Tobler and community leaders, announced to dedicat.. more
2015-05-04

Suniva’s 330W PV Modules Power the Largest Rooftop Array in Florida

Suniva starts powering the largest rooftop solar system in Florida. The 1.5MW solar array was designed and installed by Tempa-based Solar Energy Management (SEM) with ARCO/Murray Construction Company as the General Contractor. Being installed atop Great Ba.. more
2015-05-04

Dominion Acquires a 20MW Solar Facility in California from E.ON

Dominion completes the acquisition of a 20MW solar facility in California from E.ON North America. The facility called “Alamo Solar” is located in San Bernardino County near Helendale, Calif. It has secured a 20-year power purchase agreement and an i.. more
2015-04-30

Portable Solar-Powered Devices Help Survivors from the Nepal Earthquake

On April 25th, an earthquake with a moment magnitude of 7.8 hit Nepal. The earthquake is believed to have killed more than 6,000 people as of April 29th and rescue teams from the world have been sent to the country. To respond to the international humanitarian action, the U.. more
2015-04-30

Solar Frontier and Konar Energy Sign CIS Module Supply Agreement

Solar Frontier Europe, a subsidiary Solar Frontier, has signed a 23 MW module supply agreement with Konar Energy, a generator of solar energy in Turkey. Solar Frontier will provide its CIS thin-film modules, manufactured in Japan, to Konar Energy for five upcomi.. more
2015-04-30

Kilowatt Financial Closes Debt Facility with Citi to Finance Residential Solar

Kilowatt Financial, a clean energy consumer finance company, today has closed a $200 million debt warehouse facility with Citi to finance residential solar power systems for homeowners. The transaction will enhance Kilowatt and Citi’s partnership in the growing demand.. more
2015-04-30

Canadian Solar to Hold Conference Call for Financial Results of 1Q15

Canadian Solar Inc. will hold a conference call on Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. U.S. Eastern Daylight Time (8:00 p.m., May 7, 2015 in Hong Kong) to discuss the Company's first quarter 2015 results and business outlook. The dial-in phone number for the li.. more