2016-12-09

Heraeus Photovoltaics President Takes the Role of Vice Chairman of APVIA

German company Heraeus Photovoltaics has been dedicating to development of high-efficiency metallization paste solutions for solar cells, and President Andreas Liebheit’s leadership helps the company play a significant role in PV industry. The company’s achie.. more
2016-12-09

First Solar and NextEra Energy Commission 250MW Silver State South Project

Silver State South Solar Energy Center, a 250MW solar project located in Clark County, Nevada, has been commissioned operation by its owner and operator, NextEra Energy Resources, and its developer, First Solar. The project is capabl.. more
2016-12-09

sPower Inks PPA for 105MW Solar Power

sPower, a renewable energy provider, has been awarded a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with MCE, a Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) program serving Marin County, Napa County and the cities of Benicia, El Cerrito, Lafayet.. more
2016-12-09

Duke Energy Acquires 13MW PV Power Plant from juwi

Duke Energy Renewables announced the acquisition of the 13MW Victory Solar Power Project in Adams County, Colo., from developer juwi Inc. "Victory is our first solar project in Colorado, where we already have an operating wind ene.. more
2016-12-09

Sunvergy Energy Introduces Energy Storage Solution for Residential Solar Systems

Sunverge Energy, a provider of intelligent energy storage systems for residences and small businesses, announced the immediate availability of an AC-coupled model of its industry-leading energy storage product. Offered to renewable energy install.. more
2016-12-08

SunPower Announces 2,500 Job Cut and 700MW Fab 2 Closure, a Consequence of PERC’s Threat?

The solar industry has been under a cloud because of uncertainty of policies and market demand. Many companies in many countries have announced to cut jobs or to close factories, including SunPower, a leading solar company in the U.S., which ann.. more
2016-12-08

Industry’s First Solar Tracker + Battery Solution Unveiled

NEXTracker, a Flex company, has launched an innovative solar plus energy-storage solution for U.S. and international markets. NX Fusion Plus integrates the latest solar tracker, battery, inverter, and software to deliver better return on investment to owners of solar.. more
2016-12-08

ENGIE Group Leverages Ecoppia to Deliver Optimized Solar Solution to India

Ecoppia, developer of robotic, water-free photovoltaic solar panel cleaning solutions, announced today an agreement with Solairedirect India, subsidiary of energy multinational ENGIE Group to deploy its automated system in the 10,000-hectare,.. more
2016-12-07

Delta Electronics Installs Solar Frontier’s CIS Panels for Factory in Thailand

Delta Electronics (Thailand) PCL., a branch of producer of power supplier and electronic components, Delta Electronics, announced the completion of four solar projects at its factory site in Thailand. Solar Frontier supplied CIS solar pa.. more
2016-12-07

China’s 2017 Feed-in Tariff Rates for PV Projects Discovered

It was discovered by Chinese media that the Beijing government has decided on the feed-in tariff (FIT) rates for solar power projects for the year 2017. The discovery showed that the new FIT rates will be higher than figures proposed in the .. more