2014-10-31

Hanwha Q CELLS to Build 800 MW PV Module Factory

German headquartered Hanwha Q CELLS will build a large-scale module factory at its existing site in Cyberjaya, Malaysia. The new facility will include four production lines and automated equipment for solar modules totaling a capacity of 80.. more
2014-10-31

SunEdison Wins 150MW of Solar PV Projects in Karnataka India

SunEdison won 5 solar PV projects totaling 150 MW from Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited (KREDL) as announced by the Government of Karnataka. SunEdison or SunEdison affiliates, including Yieldcos, are envisioned as the ultimate owner(s) of thes.. more
2014-10-31

Canadian Solar Supplies 3.1MW of Modules to Major Project in Nicaragua

Canadian Solar has supplied 3.1 MW of CS6X-300P modules to a solar PV project in Tipitapa, Nicaragua. This PV plant, entitled Planta Solar Zona Franca Astro Nicaragua, will power 26 companies and supply approximately 30% of total energy consumption for the Z.. more
2014-10-31

JinkoSolar to Supply 19 MW of Solar Modules for a PV Project in Chile

JinkoSolar signed an agreement to supply 19 MW of solar modules for a PV project in Chile’s Atacama Desert region which has one of the highest irradiation levels in the world. The 19 MW solar power plant will consist of 61,000 JinkoSolar high-efficiency PID.. more
2014-10-30

NRG Energy Celebrates the Spanish Town Estate Solar Development in U.S. Virgin Islands

During a festive ribbon-cutting ceremony, NRG Energy celebrated the installation of the Spanish Town Estate Solar Project on the island of St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands. By harnessing the island’s bountiful sunlight, the .. more
2014-10-30

Washington Gas Energy Systems and Cogenra Solar Complete Innovative Solar Project for Tucson Electric Power

Washington Gas Energy Systems, a subsidiary of WGL, completed a 1 MW Cogenra Solar array for Tucson Electric Power (TEP) in University of Arizona’s UA Tech Park. The array at the so-called “Solar Zone” proj.. more
2014-10-30

Safer Solar! Rapid Shutdown Functionality for All Tigo’s Smart Module Products

All Tigo has had their smart module products conformed with NEC 2014 690.12 Rapid Shutdown additional functionality requirement. This feature is available immediately for all Smart Modules using Tigo’s industry leading technology or T.. more
2014-10-30

SunEdison, Corpbanca and BBVA Financed $130M to Construct a 69.5MW Solar Project in Chile

SunEdison closed a US$130 million non-recourse debt financing arrangement with CorpBanca and BBVA. The debt proceeds will be used to fund construction of a 69.5 MW solar power plant called “Javiera” in Chile. The power plant will provide energy under a.. more
2014-10-30

OnForce Solar Completed the First Solar Landfill in New York State

OnForce Solar has completed construction on a large-scale, 2.364 MW solar array built on 13 acres of a decommissioned, capped landfill in West Nyack for the Town of Clarkstown. This solar installation is the first solar array built on a landfill in the State of New Y.. more
2014-10-30

Aiming Chinese DG Market, SPI Solar to Acquire Shanghai All-Zip Roofing

Xinwei Solar Power Engineering (Suzhou) Co., Ltd., (Xinwei Solar), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SPI Solar, has entered into a framework purchase agreement for the acquisition of a 100% equity interest in Shanghai All-Zip Roofing System Group Co., Ltd. (All-Z.. more