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Sol Systems Turns Up the Voltage in Its Structured Finance Practice with Jerry Stalun

Hiring Surge Highpoint for D.C. – Based Solar Energy Finance and Investment Firm Jerry Stalun has joined Sol Systems, a Washington, D.C. – based solar energy finance and investment firm, as its Senior Director of Investments. In this role, Mr. Stalun will lead Sol Systems’ Investment and Structured Finance Teams in capital development for the […]

Yingli Green Energy Announces Changes to Its Board of Directors

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (“Yingli Green Energy” or the “Company”), the world’s largest vertically integrated solar panel manufacturer, also known as “Yingli Solar,” announced that Mr. Zongwei Li has resigned from his position as executive director on the Company’s board of directors. Mr. Li joined the Company as Chief Financial Officer […]

JinkoSolar to Supply 21.4 MW of Solar PV Modules for Project in Gujarat, India

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the PV industry, today announced that it has supplied 21.4MW of solar PV modules to Harsha Abakus Solar Pvt. Ltd. (“Harsha Abakus”), a solar energy solutions provider and a subsidiary of Harsha Engineers Group, for a ground mounted solar PV project […]

Rexel USA collaborates with Q Cells to begin Distribution of Solar Modules

Rexel Holdings USA Corp., through its subsidiaries Rexel, Inc. (Rexel) and General Supply & Services, Inc. d/b/a Gexpro, a leader in the distribution of electrical supplies and services, and Hanwha Q CELLS, the largest European PV provider, today announced that Rexel and Gexpro will begin carrying Q CELLS solar modules effective immediately. “We are thrilled […]

Invenergy Announces Start of Commercial Operation of Marsh Hill Wind Energy Center in New York

Today, Invenergy Wind LLC (“Invenergy”) announced the completion of construction and the start of commercial operations of its 16.2 MW Marsh Hill Wind Energy Center (“Marsh Hill”) in Steuben County, New York. Marsh Hill consists of 10 GE 1.6-103 wind turbines, and is located approximately 85 miles south of the City of Rochester, in the […]

New world record for solar cell efficiency at 46%

French-German cooperation confirms competitive advantage of European photovoltaic industry A new world record for the direct conversion of sunlight into electricity has been established. The multi-junction solar cell converts 46% of the solar light into electrical energy and was developed by Soitec and CEA-Leti, France, together with the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE, […]

FuelCell Energy, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2014 Financial Results Conference Call on December 16, 2014 at 10 A.M. Eastern Time

FuelCell Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq:FCEL), a global leader in the design, manufacture, operation and service of ultra-clean, efficient and reliable fuel cell power plants, announced today it will release its fourth quarter financial results after the Market Close on Monday, December 15, 2014. FuelCell Energy management will host a conference call with investors beginning at 10:00 […]

FHR provides Third-Generation Tube Coating Solutions for Solar Thermal Absorbers in Concentrated Solar Power Plants (CSP)

HIGHLY PRODUCTIVE SPUTTERING SYSTEMS TO DEPOSIT COMPLEX THIN FILM SYSTEMS ON TUBE SURFACES When it comes to functional layers for solar thermal applications, then greatest importance is attached to the best possible absorption of solar radiation while the emission of heat (IR radiation) shall of course be as low as feasible. These properties are achieved […]

Vestas secures 49 MW order in the Dominican Republic

Vestas has received an order for 15 V112-3.3 MW turbines for the 49.5 MW Larimar wind power plant in Enriquillo, Dominican Republic. This is the second order in Latin America that Vestas has received from Spain-based Grupo Cobra since September 2014. The 15 wind turbines for this supply-only contract are expected to be delivered in […]

Ballard Congratulates Volkswagen AG on Fuel Cell Concept Cars Introduced at LA Auto Show

Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP)(TSX: BLD) congratulates Volkswagen AG on the fuel cell-powered concept cars the Company introduced at last week’s LA Auto Show. The concept cars represent multiple Volkswagen and Audi brand models: Golf SportWagen HyMotion, Passat HyMotion and Audi A7 Sportback h-tron quattro. These fuel cell cars utilize technology and components developed with […]