2015-01-23

Weekly Review January 19th ~ 23rd

The U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) has announced the result of votes for the anti-dumping and countervailing (AD/CVD) duties on China- and Taiwan-imported PV products. The final decision remains the same with U.S. Depart of Commerce’s f.. more
2015-01-23

Building Energy Adopts the beEdison Platform to Source Solar Investments in North America

Building Energy announced it has adopted the beEdison software and services platform powered by truSolar® at the World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi. A significant portion of Building Energy investment in US commercial solar projects will be screened by beE.. more
2015-01-23

Hanwha Q CELLS to Relocate Its Manufacturing and R&D Segments

Hanwha Q CELLS announced to launch a program to sharpen the company´s international profile of R&D and production, designed to further improve cost & efficiency and increase the overall competitiveness of the company. As part of the program, Hanwha Q CE.. more
2015-01-23

Trina Solar Comments on ITC's Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Final Determination

Trina Solar Limited, a global enterprise in photovoltaic modules, solutions and services, made some comments regarding the affirmative final determination of the U.S. International Trade Commission on January 21, 2015 that imports of certain crystalline silicon photovolt.. more
2015-01-23

IEEE Smart Village and Global Himalayan Expedition Help Himalayan Students Imagine Life with Electricity

IEEE Smart Village announced that an “education base” it has helped equip at a Himalayan boarding school is enabling children from remote, off-grid communities of Ladakh to develop an interest in renewable technologies and explore .. more
2015-01-23

Proto Labs Cool Idea! Awarded Skyven’s Dual-Purpose Solar Panel System

Proto Labs, an online and technology-enabled quick-turn manufacturer, has presented its next Cool Idea! Award to Skyven Technologies for its development of an innovative solar panel system. The manufacturing grant will help the Texas-based company further advance its S.. more
2015-01-23

HelioSage and Gulf Power to Build 120 MW of PV Projects for US Force in Florida

HelioSage Energy, a developer of utility scale solar projects, and Gulf Power Company, a Florida investor-owned electric utility and subsidiary of Southern Company, have partnered with the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Navy to develop large-scale solar projects on three.. more
2015-01-23

SolarWorld Applauds the Final Injury Votes in Cases against China, Taiwan

The U.S. International Trade Commission for its votes this week determining that imports of solar products from China and Taiwan are injuring U.S. manufacturers. SolarWorld, a U.S. PV manufacturer which launched the first and the second phase of anti-dumping and c.. more
2015-01-23

Zeversolar Signs Distributor Agreement with Annex Power

The Southeast Asian renewable energy group Annex Power signed an agreement to distribute Zeversolar’s string inverters in Thailand as well as in Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, the Philippines and Singapore. As local service partner of the Chinese manufacturer, .. more
2015-01-23

Canadian Solar Sold Glenarm Solar Power Plant to Dutch Infrastructure Fund

Canadian Solar announced the sale of the 10 MW AC Glenarm solar power plant (Glenarm) to an affiliate of DIF Infrastructure III (DIF). This solar power plant is valued at over C$60 million (US$49 million) and utilizes Canadian Solar's CS6X PV modu.. more