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Canadian Solar announces Partnership in 200 Megawatt Tranquility Solar Power Project

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Recurrent Energy, one of North America’s largest solar project developers, signed an agreement with Southern Power, a subsidiary of Southern Company (NYSE: SO). Southern Power will acquire a controlling interest […]

Canadian Solar Announces Partnership in 200 Megawatt Tranquillity Solar Power Project

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Recurrent Energy, one of North America’s largest solar project developers, signed an agreement with Southern Power, a subsidiary of Southern Company (NYSE: SO). Southern Power will acquire a controlling interest […]

Heliocentris Energy Solutions AG publishes report on HY1 2015

Sales and order backlog increase by 31% in HY1 to EUR 12,856 thousand Cost increases due to the acquisition of FutureE and non-recurring effects from the Re-IPO burden the earnings development in the first half-year of 2015 Sales and order backlog of EUR 21.9 million as at 28 August 2015 lay the foundation for a […]

Onshore wind leads the Field as Lowest Cost Energy Technology and is Best to cut Carbon at Lowest Cost

RenewableUK has welcomed a report by leading think tank Policy Exchange, which demonstrates that onshore wind is on course to be cheaper than new gas generation, so needs to be central to the UK’s efforts to decarbonise our electricity supply at lowest cost to the consumer. Policy Exchange’s report Powering Up: The future of onshore […]

Yingli Green Energy Announces Preliminary Financial Results for Second Quarter 2015

To announce second quarter 2015 financial results on September 8, 2015 Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (“Yingli” or “Yingli Solar”) (NYSE:YGE), one of the world’s leading solar panel manufacturers, today announced that it plans to release its unaudited financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2015, before the U.S. market opens on September […]

Vestas receives 73 MW turbine order in Finland

wpd has placed an order with Vestas for the Tohkoja project in Kalajoki, Finland, set to be one of the largest wind power plants in the country. The Tohkoja project order comprises 22 V117-3.3 MW turbines, equipped with the Vestas De-icing System. The order includes delivery, installation, and a 15-year Active Output Management (AOM) 5000 […]

Vestas receives 26 MW order for citizen-owned wind park in southern Germany

Windpark Kirchberg GmbH & Co.KG has placed an order of eight V126-3.3 MW for a 26.4 MW wind park in Baden Wurttemberg. With over 90 percent share, local citizens will own a larger share of this wind park than any other in southern Germany. The turbines will be installed in the Hohenlohe region in northeast […]

87% cut for the UKs most popular renewable technology

DECC consultation proposes unprecedented cut for domestic Feed-in Tariffs Both domestic and commercial rooftop solar deployment now highly unlikely to meet government aspirations Government issues take it or leave it ultimatum This will create the biggest boom and bust for the industry and decrease value for money for consumer Following the consultation release which announces […]

Vestas appoints new President for Central Europe business unit

Nils de Baar to become Group Senior Vice President and President of Vestas Central Europe on September 1, 2015. Nils de Baar, currently Vice President and Head of Global Customer Accounts at Ericsson’s headquarters in Stockholm, will join Vestas on September 1. He will be based at Vestas’ Central Europe headquarters in Hamburg, Germany. Vestas […]

Vestas to supply wind project in India

Vestas has received a firm and unconditional order for 20 V110-2.0 MW turbines for a wind power plant in Gujarat State, India. The order for the Khambaliya project is an extension of an existing contract with Powerica Ltd., a rising power solutions provider in India. Among the 40 MW for this project, 12 MW constitutes […]