Recent Industry News

Canadian Wind Energy Association calls on BC Government to consider all renewable energy options in conjunction with final decisions on Site C

The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) today called on the Government of British Columbia to take into consideration a broader range of cost-competitive, clean energy options as it determines whether or not to proceed with the Site C hydroelectric project. “Wind energy now represents the bulk of BC’s lowest-cost, emission free renewable energy generation opportunities,” […]

Cecil County Public Schools go Solar

Maryland Energy Administration, Standard Solar, SunEdison and Maryland Delegate David Rudolph to Host October 16 Solar Celebration Standard Solar, Inc., a leader in the full service development, construction, integration, financing, and installation of solar electric systems, today announced the construction of a 2.5 megawatt solar photovoltaic system for Cecil County Public Schools. The project is […]

Solaredge and Amicus enter Preferred Vendor Agreement

Leader of DC optimized inverter systems taps national network of developers, EPCs, integrators, and installers SolarEdge, a global leader in power optimizers, PV inverters, and module-level monitoring services, announced today the signing of a preferred vendor agreement with Amicus Solar Cooperative, a national community of independently owned and operated solar PV installation companies. Under the […]

SolarCity Launches First Public Offering of Solar Bonds

Gives individuals across the U.S. access to clean energy investments previously reserved for large financial institutions and corporations SolarCity® (Nasdaq: SCTY) launched the nation’s first registered public offering of solar bonds today, creating a simple way for individuals across the United States to earn attractive returns on their investments while also participating in the nation’s […]

Upsolar Commissions One of Turkey’s Largest PV Arrays

Winsa ‘goes solar’ and slashes electricity bills with 650-kWp system Upsolar, a leading provider of solar PV modules, today announced the commissioning of one of Turkey’s largest PV systems, a 650-kWp project located in Kocaeli. Developed by engineering firm Upgrade Energy, the system is Upsolar’s largest installation in Turkey to date. The rooftop system—which features […]

Heliocentris: Nine-month figures show strong sales growth

Sales climb 230% to 10.9 million EUR Order backlog quadruples to 6.5 million EUR as of 30 September 2014 Quarterly sales in Q3 reach record level of 6.4 million EUR Heliocentris Energy Solutions AG, which is listed in the Entry Standard at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (SIN A1MMHE), achieved new records in sales and order […]

CSUN delivers 3MW of Turkish-made modules to the USA

CSUN, a specialized manufacturer of solar cells and modules, is pleased to announce the shipment of 3 MW of poly modules to in the US market. The ground-mounted solar plant located in North Carolina consists of 4608 CSUN305-72P and 5302 CSUN300-72P polycrystalline “Made in Turkey” modules from CSUN’s production in Istanbul-Tuzla. CSUN recently completed module […]

Renewable Energy support Period ended for 4Energia’s First Wind Turbines

Estonia’s first wind farm, Virtsu 1, reached the end of its 12 year renewable energy support period this month. The Virtsu I wind turbines still continue to produce energy, but do it without renewable energy support paid by consumers. According to Mr. Martin Kruus, the Chairman of the Board of Nelja Energia AS, renewable energy […]

Capstone Turbine Secures Order to Upgrade South Korean Residential High-Rise

Capstone Turbine Corporation (www.capstoneturbine.com) (Nasdaq:CPST), the world’s leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, announced today that it recently received a one megawatt order for a new residential high-rise building in Masan, South Korea. Yongwon Total Solution, Capstone’s South Korean partner, secured the order. According to the United Nations, South Korea ranks as the […]

Canadian Solar Modules to Power Key Solar Projects in Honduras

Canadian Solar Inc., (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that it executed a sales contract to supply photovoltaic (PV) modules to two utiliy scale projects totaling 146.4 MWp in Honduras. These two projects, entitled Project Developer/EPC Solar Power S.A. de C.V. (SOPOSA) and Companía […]