2015-07-27

SkyPower to Invest US$2.2 Billion in Developing 1GW of Solar in Kenya

SkyPower and Kenyan Ministry of Energy and Petroleum has signed a landmark agreement to invest US$ 2.2 billion in the development of 1GW of solar projects at this year’s Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES 2015). This is a respo.. more
2015-07-27

Symbion Power to Develop Solar, Biomass and Other Power Plants in Madagascar

Symbion Power, an American Independent Power Producer, and the most prolific investor in the African power sector from the United States announced that it has entered into a Protocol D’Accord directly with His Excellency Hery Raj.. more
2015-07-27

SCE Seeks an Additional 104.8MW of Renewable Power, 50MW of Solar Included

Southern California Edison (SCE) has launched its sixth Renewable Auction Mechanism (RAM) solicitation for renewable electricity as part of its program to procure resources sized between 3 and 20 MW. In this solicitation, SCE is seeking a total of 104.8 MW, w.. more
2015-07-27

SPI Sold a UK Project to Fund Managed by BlackRock

Solar Power, Inc.’s (SPI’s) wholly-owned subsidiary, SPI China (HK) Limited, has closed a transaction to sell the entire issued share capital of Solar Park Developments 4 Ltd ("Gelliwern Farm"), which holds a solar project in the United K.. more
2015-07-27

Suntech Supplies 9.3MW of Module to Indian Solar Project

Suntech has supplied 9.3MW of solar PV modules to a solar power plant developed by Adani Power Ltd. in Gujarat, India. The solar power plant is expected to generate 13,000MWh of electricity per year and power approximately 32,000 local households. The project is com.. more
2015-07-24

SunEdison to Deliver 180MW of Solar to India’s Tata Power Delhi Distribution

SunEdison has signed a long-term power purchase agreement with Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited (TPDDL) to provide 180 MWac of utility-scale solar power for the people of New Delhi. TPDDL is the largest electricity distribution utility in Delhi, and pro.. more
2015-07-24

Langa Group Awards Two Solar Energy Storage Projects to Schneider Electric and Saft

Schneider Electric and Saft (collectively “the consortium”) have won two projects from Langa Group to install energy storage systems for two solar power plants in Corsica, France. The two solar power plants are located on the Fre.. more
2015-07-24

SunPower to Build a 100MW Solar Power Plant in Nevada

SunPower has signed a 20-year PPA with NV Energy to build a 100MW solar PV power plant located in the Eldorado Valley of Boulder City, Nevada. The Boulder Solar Project was originally planned and developed by KOMIPO America.. more
2015-07-24

SunEdison's President of Asia-Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa, Pashupathy Gopalan, Is Named "Solar Power Person of the Year"

SunEdison's president of Asia-Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa, Pashupathy Gopalan, was awarded the Solar Power Person of the Year during the Renewable World International Convention in Delhi, India. The award recognizes Mr. Gopalan and SunEdison's w.. more
2015-07-24

Solar Frontier Reaches 3GW of CIS Module Global Shipment Milestone

Since Solar Frontier sold its first CIS solar module in 2007, the company has shipped more than 3GW of CIS modules, representing approximately 20 million ones, to 47 countries in the world. The milestone not only shows CIS’s perfo.. more