50MW Solar Project Developed by SunPower to Serve NV Energy

NV Energy announced that the 50MW Boulder Solar II power plant – which was developed, designed and constructed by SunPower – achieved its commercial operation status and is now serving NV Energy customers in Nevada. Boulde.. more

China to Launch Green Electricity Certificate for a Healthier Market

China, as a major market for renewable electricity, has already announced to launch renewable energy certificate (REC) program officially since 2018. This system would be helpful for China to establish a firmer, healthier renewable energy market.. more

BELECTRIC Completes PV Project in Chile, Using First Solar and SMA Products

BELECTRIC demonstrated its high expertise with a realization time of just four months and start operation on January the 30th 2017. The power plant was built by BELECTRIC Chile with close support of the German affiliate, which al.. more

High Polysilicon Imports in China May Result in Oversupply This Year

The change of supply/demand in China, the major PV market, directly affects global PV trend. As demand keeps picking up, China increases the domestic polysilicon capacity through imports and capacity expansion. But the large capaci.. more

SunPower Announces New Leadership for Global Operation

SunPower has named solar veteran Dr. Bill Mulligan, executive vice president of global operations. In his role, Mulligan will be responsible for leading SunPower's global operations and worldwide materials sourcing. "Bill's fir.. more

Parent Company of Solar Frontier Recognizes Loss of ¥ 10.7 Billion

The Japanese PV market continues to witness weaker demand, which affects second/third-tier manufacturers as well as top-tier manufacturers. Due to the market decline, Showa Shell, parent company of Solar Frontier recognized a speci.. more

EU to Shorten Extension on Anti-Dumping Duties of Chinese Solar Imports

The European Commission has softened its attitude regarding the anti-dumping duties of Chinese solar panels. Reuters reports that the European Commission has voted to shorten the extension of the anti-dumping duties of Chinese solar.. more

Australia’s 140MW Solar Project to Utilize First Solar Modules

First Solar has been awarded the module supply contract for the 140MWdc Sun Metals Solar Farm in North Queensland (QLD), Australia. It will be Australia’s largest solar project once constructed, and utilize more than 1,167,000 F.. more

Schneider Electric to Save Sun Chemical Electricity Bill through Solar Solutions

Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, announced the signing of a solar power purchase agreement (PPA) that will allow Sun Chemical to cut electricity costs at its Carlstadt, N.J., production facility .. more

Arctech Solar Installed Over 10GW of Solar

As of January 2017, the cumulative installed capacity of Arctech Solar has reached 10GW globally. Meanwhile, Arctech Solar's sales performance in some country markets is also eye-catching in 2016, with 800MW and more than 2GW's shipment in India and China.. more