2010-11-01

Largest Solar Array in New England Switched on

Western Massachusetts Electric Company announced that its 1.8-megawatt solar installation is up and running. The project, located in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, is the first part of what will be a 6-megawatt solar facility. The 1.8-megawatt solar plant that was act.. more
2010-11-01

Good Energies and NIBC European Infrastructure Fund Acquire 40mwp of German Solar PV Plants from Qcells

Good Energies and NIBC Infrastructure Partners have reached agreement with German solar integrator Q-Cells SE to acquire solar PV plants Finsterwalde II and Finsterwalde III located in Brandenburg, Germany. Together with adjacent Q-Cells built projec.. more
2010-10-29

SunPower and Iberdrola Renewables Sign Contract to Build 30-Megawatt Solar Power Plant in Colorado

SunPower Corp. announced an agreement with Iberdrola Renewables to design and build a 30-megawatt photovoltaic (PV) solar power plant, the San Luis Valley Solar Ranch, on 216 acres of private, former agricultural land in Colorado's Alamosa County. Expected .. more
2010-10-29

GCL-Poly Signed a Long-term Contract with Indosolar to Supply 815 MW of Wafers

GCL-Poly Energy Holdings Limited announces that it has signed a long-term wafer supply contract with Indosolar Ltd., the Indian solar cell provider which is listed in the Mumbai Stock Exchange in India. The Company will provide Indosolar a total of 209 million.. more
2010-10-28

GCL-Poly Won USD600 Million Order From Indosolar

During the Delhi International Renewable Energy Conference (DIREC) 2010 held on 26 October 2010, GCL-Poly Energy Holdings Limited, the polysilicon producer and a silicon wafer supplier in China, signed long-term silicon wafer supply contract with Indosolar.. more
2010-10-28

NRG Energy and BrightSource Energy Partner on Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System

NRG Energy, Inc., through its wholly owned subsidiary, NRG Solar, executed a letter of intent to partner with BrightSource Energy to construct, finance, own and operate the largest solar thermal project in the world, the 392-megawatt (MW) Ivanpah Solar Electri.. more
2010-10-27

KYOCERA Supplies 305 kW of Solar Power to Villages in Mongolia

Kyocera Corporation announced that it has installed a total of 305.1kW of solar power systems to two villages in Mongolia through the World Bank’s Renewable Energy for Rural Access Project. The installations are among the largest stand-alone solar power gener.. more
2010-10-27

AUO Showcases Industry Strength at PV Taiwan 2010

AU Optronics Corp. announced that the Company will showcase the latest PV products at PV Taiwan 2010. SunForte PM318B00, a high-efficiency mono-crystalline solar module, will make its debut in Taiwan. Besides, in order to highlight its solar competitiveness, A.. more
2010-10-27

Solar Energy Initiatives Confirms Record Date for Distribution of Solar Park Initiatives Shares

Solar Energy Initiatives, Inc., with businesses in solar project development, distribution and workforce training, announced the confirmation of the record date for the future distribution of Solar Park Initiatives shares. All Solar Energy Initiatives' sharehold.. more
2010-10-27

Connecticut will Provide $3 Million for Large Solar Projects

The Connecticut government  said that will provide $3 million in grants to help build large solar energy projects. Qualifying solar power systems have to be at least 50 kilowatts in size - so home solar installations won't be covered. The average home array p.. more