SolarWorld Americas Supplies PV Panels to Tanzania

SolarWorld Americas Inc., a U.S. crystalline-silicon solar manufacturer, is providing 1.2MW of high-performance solar panels to power the world’s largest solar-powered, safe-water treatment project. The project’s systems will serv.. more

China Adds High-quality Polysilicon Production Capacity

PV industry in China relies on polysilicon imports, especially high-quality and high-purity products. Recently, thousands of tons of new polysilicon capacity have been added – or to be added – in China for both PV and integrated cir.. more

7MW Solar Farm in Florida Built by groSolar, JEA and AEP

groSolar, JEA, and AEP OnSite Partners, an American Electric Power company, are pleased to announce the commercial operation of the 7MWac Northwest Jacksonville Solar Partners (NWJAX) solar farm in Jacksonville, Florida. The.. more

Yingli Solar to Exit from EU’s Price Undertaking

Yingli Green Energy, also Yingli Solar, has officially announced to withdraw from EU’s Price Undertaking (UT) agreement, or the Minimum Import Price (MIP) agreement. Yingli Solar therefore became the 24th Chinese PV company.. more

Coronal Energy and Dominion Energy Partner to Add 20MW of Solar to Virginia

Coronal Energy, powered by Panasonic, an independent power producer (IPP) and provider of turnkey renewable energy solutions, and Dominion Energy, one of the nation’s largest producers and transporters of energy, are expanding Virginia&.. more

Vivint Solar Secures $100 Million of New Tax Equity Commitments

Vivint Solar, a full-service residential solar provider, announced on June 5th that it has secured tax equity commitments totaling $100 million from two repeat investors. These tax equity commitments will enable the company to install an estimated.. more

NEXTracker Supplies over 1GW of Solar Trackers to India

NEXTracker™, a Flex company, announced that it has sold over 1GW of solar trackers to utility-scale power plants in India. This milestone illustrates the significant demand for smart tracking systems as the large-scale solar power indus.. more

Emel Solar Sells Wirsol’s 105MW Solar Projects in the UK to Rockfire Capital

Emel Solar Limited, a renewable energy development and advisory boutique, announced the sale of Wirsol's 105 MW portfolio of solar projects located throughout the UK to a unit of Rockfire Capital.  The 19 solar sites, each ranging.. more

IKEA’s New Jacksonville Store to be Covered by Solar Array

IKEA is ramping up its solar generation capacity in the United Stated with the latest announcement of planning to install a 1.89MW solar array on top of its future Jacksonville store, which will be opening in Fall 2017. This solar rooftop w.. more

REC Solar Powers Applied Medical by a 2.94MW PV Rooftop

Applied Medical, a developer and provider of minimally invasive surgical devices, today announced the completion of a 2.94MWdc solar installation at their multi-facility corporate headquarters and a local distribution center. The system was desig.. more