2016-08-26

Foxconn to Erect 100MW PV Power Plant in China

In the wake of the settlement of the deal for acquiring Sharp in mid-August, Hon Hai announced that Foxconn, its Chinese subsidiary, will invest RMB 800 million in establishing a 100MW PV power plant in Jiangdankou City, Hubei Province. This move is designed to.. more
2016-08-26

Solar Goers in Florida May Enjoy Vivint Solar’s Service

Vivint Solar announced its expansion into Florida, with availability beginning in the Tampa Bay area. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, Florida has among the highest electricity consumption in the nation, with annual household electricity consu.. more
2016-08-26

Urban Solar Awarded to Supply Solar LEDs for Transportation

Urban Solar is thrilled to announce it has been awarded a contract to supply solar powered LED lighting systems to Intercity Transit. Intercity Transit, Thurston County's public transportation provider, sees a high demand for its servi.. more
2016-08-25

SolarCity Unveiled to Cut 108 Jobs

SolarCity, U.S.’s leading provider of rooftop PV systems for household, is reported to lay off 108 employees from offices in California. This is not far from Tesla announced to acquire it. SolarCity’s financial results for the .. more
2016-08-25

Recurrent Energy Sets Commercial Operation of 100MW PV Project

Canadian Solar’s wholly owned subsidiary Recurrent Energy has reached commercial operation of the 100 MWac/134 MWp Mustang solar power project in Kings County, California. "The commercial operation of the Mustang solar project continues a historic year.. more
2016-08-25

REC Solar Appoints New CEO

REC Solar appoints Matt Walz as the new chief executive officer on August 24. His experience will help REC Solar build further strategic partnerships with Duke Energy for the company’s commercial customers. Walz was a member on REC Solar’s board of.. more
2016-08-25

IKEA to Install Washington’s Largest Rooftop PV Array for New Store

IKEA, one of the world’s largest home furnishings retailer that aims to bring a more sustainable life to the earth, designs a 1.18MW rooftop solar PV system for its new store in Renton, Washington. The PV array will be th.. more
2016-08-25

Colorado Agencies Complete First Rooftop Solar Array for Low-Income

The Colorado Energy Office (CEO), Energy Resource Center (ERC), and Colorado Springs Utilities announce the installation of a 2kW rooftop solar array as part of the state's Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP). The CEO WAP provides free, .. more
2016-08-25

ENGIE Selects Sungevity as Partner for Solar Services in Belgium

Sungevity, Inc., a technology-driven solutions provider offering exceptional service and choice to residential and commercial solar energy customers, announced a partnership with ENGIE Electrabel, a subsidiary of the ENGIE Group (formerly GDF Suez), to provid.. more
2016-08-25

Greensmith and Partners to Launch Solar-integrated Energy Storage Project in Arizona

Greensmith Energy, the leader in energy storage software and integration services, announced it will partner with E.ON Climate and Renewables and Tucson Electric Power (TEP) to design and deliver a grid-scale energy storage system located at the University of Arizo.. more