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JinkoSolar Announces Appointment of New Independent Director

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the PV industry, announced that Mr. Yingqiu Liu has been appointed as a new independent director, effective April 13, 2015. Mr. Liu will serve as a member of the audit committee and nominating and corporate governance committee of the board of […]

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MY Announces Appointment of New Member to the Board

China Ming Yang Wind Power Group Limited (NYSE: MY) (“Ming Yang” or the “Company”), announced the appointment of Mr. Jianren Wen to its board of directors. He will replace Mr. Song Wang who had served as an executive director since September 2010. Mr. Wang resigned as a member of the board and a senior vice […]

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NRG and NRG Yield Establish New Residential Solar Partnership

NRG Yield to Invest up to $150MM Into Residential Solar Portfolios Developed by NRG Home Solar; Partnership Allows NRG to More Quickly Monetize Residential Leases NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) and NRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE:NYLD) have formed a partnership that will invest in and hold operating portfolios of residential solar assets developed by NRG Home Solar, […]

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SolarCity and Nest Partner to Make Cost Savings Even Easier for Homeowners

New California customers who go solar with SolarCity can receive a Nest Learning Thermostat at no additional cost; SolarCity’s technology platform will work with Nest to strengthen solar integration capabilities SolarCity® (NASDAQ: SCTY), America’s #1 solar power provider, today announced a partnership with Nest Labs, creator of the Nest Learning Thermostat™, to make saving money […]

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Trina Solar Announced to Supply 116 MW Modules to Japan’s Largest Solar Power Project

Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) (“Trina Solar” or the “Company”), a global leader in photovoltaic (“PV”) modules, solutions, and services, today announced it signed a module supply agreement with Toyo Engineering Corporation (“Toyo Engineering”) to supply approximately 116 MW high efficiency modules to the largest solar power project in Japan, an approximately 231-megawatt facility to […]

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Leading European Fuel Cell Industry Association Appoints Andreas Froemmel of FuelCell Energy Solutions to Executive Board

Andreas Froemmel, FCES Vice President of Business and Commercial Development, is appointed to New Energy World – Industry Group (NEW-IG) Executive Board Joins five existing Board members from industry to collectively educate policymakers on the benefits of fuel cell deployment in Europe FuelCell Energy Solutions, GmbH (FCES), a provider of ultra-clean, efficient and reliable stationary […]

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New Toolkit to Help Local Governments with Solar Financing

A comprehensive resource to help streamline solar power purchase agreements and reduce solar costs In an effort to reduce solar soft costs and assist local governments and other public entities seeking to install and finance rooftop solar systems, IREC has developed a comprehensive toolkit on retail solar power purchase agreements (PPAs). This detailed, uniquely informative […]

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Capstone Flattens Organizational Structure to Lower Cost, Increase Adaptability as well as Foster Innovation and Creativity

Capstone Turbine Corporation (www.capstoneturbine.com) (Nasdaq:CPST), the world’s leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, announced today that it has flattened its organizational structure to lower operating costs, increase adaptability as well as foster more innovation and creativity. The new organizational structure will eliminate three executive positions and will save the company an estimated $2 […]

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New Toolkit to Help Local Governments with Solar Financing

A comprehensive resource to help streamline solar power purchase agreements and reduce solar costs In an effort to reduce solar soft costs and assist local governments and other public entities seeking to install and finance rooftop solar systems, IREC has developed a comprehensive toolkit on retail solar power purchase agreements (PPAs), to be released Monday, […]

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Economies that go 100% Renewable could save $520 Billion a Year

Adopting targets to go 100% renewable could save the world’s biggest economies a combined US$520 billion each year according to a new report, a fact which is reflected in the growing number of businesses going 100% renewable in the US. The finding comes from the New Climate Institute and Climate Action Network, which assessed the […]

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