Recent Industry News

Sunrun And San Diego Padres Team Up To Bring Home Solar To Major League Baseball Fans

Sunrun , the largest dedicated residential solar company in the U.S., today announced a multi-year partnership with the San Diego Padres , including an ongoing presence at San Diego’s Petco Park during the 2015 baseball season. The strategic partnership builds on Sunrun’s unique approach of introducing solar to more consumers in ways that are fun […]

Intersolar North America Expands Downstream Workshops, Technical Trainings

Intersolar North America Expands Downstream Workshops, Technical Trainings CALSEIA Contractor Day Returns for Second Year Along With Sessions From NABCEP, SEI and NAATBatt to Educate Solar Sales and Installation Teams on Policy Regulations, New Products, Technical Issues and Industry Best Practices Intersolar North America , the most-attended solar industry exhibition and conference dedicated to the […]

Agreement signed for sale of Ryssbol wind farm – 12 MW

An agreement has been signed with KumBro Vind AB for the sale of the Ryssbol wind farm. The wind farm consists of six wind turbines with a combined output of 12 MW. The parties have also concluded a management agreement under which Arise will manage and monitor the operation of the facility on behalf of […]

Siemens gets green light from EU Commission for Dresser-Rand acquisition

Acquisition of Dresser-Rand to close for US$7.8 billion by end of June Dresser-Rand shares to be delisted Vincent Volpe to head the new Dresser-Rand business at Siemens through transition The EU Commission has unconditionally approved Siemens’ acquisition of Dresser-Rand. All regulatory approvals required to complete the transaction have thus now been obtained. Siemens plans to […]

Vestas wins 39 MW Danish wind turbine project

Vestas has secured a firm and unconditional order for 12 V112-3.3 MW turbines in Denmark, to be installed in western Jutland near Vemb, in the Holstebro municipality. The 39 MW order is part of a frame agreement and has been placed by long-time Vestas customer Skovgaard Invest ApS. The order for the “Øst for Vemb” […]

EnergySage and Green America join forces to give U.S. residents the power of choice when evaluating solar energy adoption

Partnership equips consumers with single, vendor-neutral resource for comparing solar systems, installers and financing options as well as getting lowest price quotes EnergySage and Green America, a national nonprofit organization working to create a green economy, today announced that they have partnered to help U.S. homeowners “get all the facts” about solar adoption as well […]

Andalay Solar Announces SolarEdge Compatible Product and Joint Development

Andalay Solar, Inc., a leading supplier of integrated solar power systems announced that its Instant Connect® Module is compatible with power optimizers supplied by SolarEdge Technologies, Inc. (“SolarEdge”) (NASDAQ: SEDG), a global leader in PV inverters, power optimizers, and module-level monitoring services. The SolarEdge module add-on power optimizer can now be snapped onto the Andalay […]

SunEdison And TerraForm Power Announce Closing Of 521-MW Atlantic Power Acquisition And Concurrent Formation Of Operating Asset Warehouse Facility

521-MW operating asset acquisition, with expected annual average CAFD of $44 million over the next 10 years, increases TerraForm Power’s drop down inventory to more than 4 GW $525 million operating asset warehouse facility, named TerraForm Private Warehouse, funds acquisition and will be operated by SunEdison Macquarie Capital and John Hancock lead equity investment in […]

Advanced Energy to Wind Down Solar Inverter Business to Focus on Precision Power Business

Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:AEIS), a leader in precision power conversion, today announced that it has made a strategic decision to focus solely on its Precision Power business and wind down its Solar Inverter business, which is operated under AE Solar Energy Inc., AEI Power GmbH and their subsidiaries. “Following on the heels of a […]

Atlantic Power Corporation Completes the Sale of Its Wind Portfolio and Announces Call of Its Senior Unsecured Notes

Atlantic Power Corporation (NYSE: AT ) (TSX: ATP) (“Atlantic Power” or the “Company”) announced today that it has completed the previously disclosed sale of its wind portfolio to an affiliate of SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE ) for cash proceeds of approximately $347 million , net of closing adjustments. The wind portfolio consisted of five operating […]