Monthly Archives: April 2013

Workshops to be held April 30 and May 1 for Palen Solar Electric Generating System Project Amendment

The California Energy Commission staff will hold a workshop for the proposed Palen Solar Electric Generating System amendment. When: Tuesday, April 30, 2013, beginning at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 1, 2013, beginning at 11 a.m. Where: April 30 – California Energy Commission, Hearing Room B, 1516 Ninth Street, Sacramento, California May 1 – University of […]

NRG to Host Ribbon-Cutting Event at Borrego I Solar Generation Station

Event commemorates completion of 26 MW Solar Photovoltaic Facility in San Diego County providing consumers with cleaner energy choices NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG), through its wholly owned subsidiary NRG Solar, will co-host a ribbon-cutting event later this morning to commemorate the completion of the NRG Solar Borrego I Project in Borrego Springs. Located 90 […]

Canadian Solar Files Form 20-F for Year Ended December 31, 2012

Canadian Solar Inc. (“the Company”, “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced the filing of its annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2012 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). The annual report on Form 20-F can be accessed on the Company’s […]

SEIA Urges Senate Finance Committee to Look Carefully at Value of ITC

Rhone Resch, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association, released the following statement today as the Senate Finance Committee unveiled its options paper for reform of the U.S. tax code: “Most importantly, the Senate Finance Committee recognizes the importance of providing American businesses with greater certainty when it comes to the tax code. […]

Vestas ships first V112-3.0 MW Offshore Turbines to Customer

Vestas ships first ever V112-3.0 MW offshore turbines to the 48 MW Kaarehamn project in Sweden. The shipment consists of 16 turbines, all pre-assembled onshore at the harbour in Esbjerg, Denmark. Yesterday’s first ever shipment of V112-3.0 MW offshore turbines marks a significant milestone for Vestas in several ways. The shipment confirms Vestas’ strong presence […]

Green-e Energy Updates Biomass Eligibility in National Standard

Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) today announced updates to the Green-e Energy National Standard regarding the eligibility of biomass as a renewable fuel source. The new language clarifies the circumstances under which organic matter can be burned for electricity generation and have it be considered eligible for inclusion in a Green-e Energy certified renewable energy […]

Staples and SunEdison unveil Solar Power Installation at Staples Global Headquarters

Latest solar installation brings Staples’ solar power to 14 Megawatts across its US operations Staples (NASDAQ: SPLS), the world’s largest office products company and second largest internet retailer, and SunEdison, a leading worldwide solar energy services provider and subsidiary of MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc. (NYSE: WFR), today unveiled its latest solar power installation at Staples’ […]

Hanwha Q. Cells consolidates Position as a Reliable Partner in PV Industry

Hanwha Q Cells strengthened by financial backing from Hanwha Group Global production footprint to meet different market requirements International launch of new brand and company name architecture Launched six months ago under the name Hanwha Q CELLS to reflect its global reach and local presence, the Germany-based provider of innovative and high-quality photovoltaic products and […]

Solarcentury welcomes Opening of National Solar Centre

April 25th, 2013 is a great day for British solar with the opening of the National Solar Centre in St. Austell, Cornwall. As a founding partner, Solarcentury is proud to support this key initiative for the greater good of the entire UK solar industry. Frans van den Heuvel, CEO said:“Solarcentury has always aimed to be […]

American Wind Energy Association names Tom Kiernan CEO

15-Year President of National Parks Conservation Association brings federal, state and local policy experience, bipartisan approach By unanimous vote of the Board of Directors, the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) today announced that Tom Kiernan has been named as the organization’s new Chief Executive Officer. Kiernan has served as President of the National Parks Conservation […]