Panasonic Donates 1,585 Solar Lanterns to Africa

Panasonic Corporation launched the “100 Thousand Solar Lanterns Project” in 2012 and has donated over 80,000 units to non-electrified areas across 22 countries so far. This is Panasonic’s centennial foundation. As part of th.. more

Taiwan PV Giants Report Loss for 2016

Taiwanese leading solar companies, Neo Solar Power (NSP), Gintech Energy, Motech Industries, and SAS have already announced their financial results for 2016. Due to steep price decrease across the PV value chain, all these PV giants.. more

Hanwha Q CELLS and Kaylon Win a 1GW Solar Project Tender in Turkey

Hanwha Q CELLS announced that a consortium consisting of Hanwha Q CELLS and Kalyon Enerji Yatirimlari A.S. (Kalyon) have been awarded for the tender to construct 1 GW solar power plant in Turkey, the region's largest project.. more

Panasonic Unveils All-Black HIT® Modules

Panasonic Eco Solutions North America today introduced three new photovoltaic module HIT®: the N320K, N315K and N310K. These new models are able to produce 320, 315, and 310 watts of power, respectively, and are a continuation of Panasonic's line of high-e.. more

JinkoSolar Supports GRID Alternatives’ Solar Charity

JinkoSolar announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, JinkoSolar (U.S.) Inc. activated a partnership with GRID Alternatives, the nation's largest non-profit solar installer. JinkoSolar will donate over 620 kW of high-efficiency sol.. more

Meyer Burger Partners PV Nano Cell for Enhancing Technology Related to PV Cells

PV Nano Cell, a producer of single-crystal, metal nanometric based conductive digital inks, announced that they are cooperating with Meyer Burger, a global technology company specializing in innovative electronics systems and processes, includin.. more

Green Energy Technology and Gixia to Prompt BIPV Application

Space and power grids are key to solar projects. However, the sun shines around the globe, it is necessary for people to create a new idea for solar power – it can be everywhere. Taiwan solar company Green Energy Technology (GET) and design company Gixia therefo.. more

Japan Reduces FiT Rates for PV Systems, Down to 21 Yen per kWh

Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) has released the new Feed-in Tariffs (FiT) scheme for renewable energy resources for fiscal year 2017. The FiT rates for solar PV systems will be reduced as planned with a .. more

200MW Solar Park Inaugurated in UAE

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has inaugurated the 200MW second phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park. The project reflects a new era in .. more

SunPower Wins to Provide 130MW of Solar Panels to France

In the first round of France's tender process for large-scale solar power, SunPower will supply 31% of the solar panels required for the awarded solar projects, more than any other solar panel brand. In total, SunPower will provide 130MW .. more