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Jinko Solar ‘Eagle+’ Modules Reach the New Height of Power Output for 60-cell Multi c-Si Module

Jinko Solar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar photovoltaic (PV) industry, today announced that its ”Eagle+” solar module reached a new height of power output for 60-cell multi crystalline silicon module during an independent test conducted at TUV Rheinland’s Shanghai Testing Center. Under Standard Testing Conditions […]

SunEdison to deliver $60 Million in Utility Bill Savings to Massachusetts Low Income Housing Authorities

SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced they have executed power purchase agreements with 16 separate public housing authorities across Massachusetts, totaling 39.5 megawatts in peak capacity. “SunEdison’s work with public housing authorities in Massachusetts clearly demonstrates that the economic benefits of solar are […]

Plug Power Signs Multi-Year ReliOn Fuel Cell Contract with Communications Company Valued at $20M

Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ: PLUG), a leader in providing clean, reliable energy solutions, today announced that it has executed a multi-year contract for its ReliOn integrated fuel cell solution and GenFuel hydrogen services to be used with a major North American telecommunications provider. Under the $20 million program, Plug Power will provide ReliOn integrated backup […]

Finavera Wind Energy Releases Third Quarter Results

Finavera Wind Energy Inc. (‘Finavera Wind Energy’, ‘Finavera’ or the ‘Company’)(TSX-V: FVR), a developer of renewable energy projects, has released its unaudited condensed consolidated interim financial statements and related management discussion and analysis (“MD&A”) for the three and nine month periods ended September 30, 2014. Highlights The Pattern Transaction: In July 2014, the Company entered […]

Ormat to Expand Olkaria III Geothermal Complex in Kenya by 24 MW

Fourth plant at complex to come on line in second half of 2016 and will bring its capacity to 134 MW Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ORA) announced today its subsidiary has signed an amended and restated Power Purchase Agreement (“PPA”) with Kenya Power and Lighting Company Limited (KPLC), paving the way for the expansion of […]

8minutenergy Renewables Joins SEIA Board of Directors

8minutenergy Renewables, LLC today announced that it has joined board of directors for the Solar Energy Industries Association® (SEIA), the national trade association of the U.S. solar energy. The nation’s leading independent solar PV developer, 8minutenergy has over 1,100 megawatts (MW) in power purchase agreements (PPAs), has successfully built 260 MW and has 15,000 acres […]

UIL Holdings Displays Industry and Environmental Leadership With Purchase of High Efficiency Fuel Cell Power Plant for Gas Pipeline Application

3.4-megawatt fuel cell plant to be located at a natural gas pressure letdown station, supplying power to the electric grid Plant will generate ultra-clean power that is low carbon and virtually absent of pollutants Combined heat and power configuration enhances project economics, efficiency and sustainability UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE:UIL) and FuelCell Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq:FCEL) today […]

Accretive Acquisition Provides Complementary, Differentiated Technology for Greater Access to High Growth Markets

Management Conference Call to be Held Friday December 5, 2014 Veeco Instruments Inc. (Nasdaq:VECO) today announced that it has acquired privately held Solid State Equipment Holdings LLC (“SSEC”), based in Horsham, Pennsylvania. SSEC is a leading innovator in single wafer wet etch, clean and surface preparation equipment targeting high growth segments in advanced packaging, micro-electro-mechanical […]

First-of-Its-Kind Solar and EV Training Program for Military Veterans Launched

Cerritos College’s Technology Division Partners with Advanced Transportation & Renewable Energy (ATRE) and True South Renewables to Fill Critical Shortage of Electrical Field Service Technicians A first-of-its kind training program to certify military veterans and other qualified applicants to meet the growing need for electrical field service technicians (EFSTs) that maintain the country’s fast-growing solar power […]

Energy Department Expands Support of Alaska Native Clean Energy

At White House Tribal Nations Conference, DOE also Recognizes Two Tribes as Climate Action Champions and Launches New Online Tool to Support Tribal Energy Development As part of the Obama Administration’s efforts to help tribal communities across the country enhance their energy security, build a sustainable energy future, and combat climate change, the Department of […]