Recent Industry News

Vestas wins 122 MW order in Sweden

Allianz Capital Partners orders 37 V117-3.3 MW turbines for one of Sweden’s largest wind power plants. With reference to Vestas Wind Systems A/S company announcement No. 13 of 20 March 2015, Vestas is pleased to announce this 122 MW project which will be located in Sweden’s Ljusdal and Bollnäs municipalities, and will be the country’s […]

New Mexico Shows Strong Solar Growth in 2014

Doubling the amount of solar capacity added in 2013, New Mexico had the 10th most new solar capacity added last year in the nation, according to the recently-released U.S. Solar Market Insight 2014 Year in Review. The state also finished the year ranked No. 11 among all states in total installed solar capacity. In 2014, […]

EPIA Comment on the European Council Conclusions on the Energy Union

Following the discussions of the European Council on the Energy Union last night, EPIA’s Chief Policy Officer Frauke Thies commented: “EU leaders have given their green light for an adaptation of the European electricity market design, as well as the necessary regulation to remove barriers for renewables. This is only a first step towards an […]

JinkoSolar and DuPont Sign Strategic Collaboration Agreement

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE:JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that it has signed a strategic collaboration agreement with DuPont (NYSE:DD), which reflects the companies’ interests in furthering the growth and adoption of efficient and reliable solar generated electricity. Areas of potential collaboration include technical development […]

JinkoSolar to Supply 75 MWdc of PV Solar Panels to Red Horse 2 Wind and Solar Project in the US

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the PV industry, today announced that it will supply 75 MWdc of its PV solar modules to Swinerton Renewable Energy for the Red Horse 2 Wind and Solar project in Cochise, Arizona. This large project, which was acquired by an affiliate […]

Freezpak Logistics selects Genkey Solution from Plug Power for new Construction Freezer Warehouse in New Jersey

Hydrogen and fuel cells to support cold storage material handling fleet operations; Increased productivity enables fast and efficient service for FreezPak customers Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ: PLUG), a leader in providing clean, reliable energy solutions, today announces that FreezPak Logistics has selected Plug Power’s full-service GenKey solution for its new cold storage distribution center freezer […]

Vestas receives 48 MW order in China

Vestas has secured an order for 24 V100-2.0 MW turbines in China, its third announced order in the country this year. The order has been placed by long-time Vestas customer CGN (Anxi) Wind Power Co. Ltd. CGN (Anxi) Wind Power currently has Vestas wind turbines totalling 960 MW installed in China. The CGN Fujian Anxi […]

SEIA Applauds Efforts to Increase Renewable Energy Use by Federal Government

With solar panels on top of the Department of Energy’s (DOE) headquarters serving as a backdrop, President Obama today vowed to cut the federal government’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 40 percent over the next decade from 2008 levels, saving taxpayers up to $18 billion in a avoided energy costs. This morning, the President will […]

Air Products Increases Quarterly Dividend for 33rd Consecutive Year

The Board of Directors of Air Products (NYSE:APD) today increased the quarterly dividend on the company’s common stock to 81 cents per share from 77 cents, representing an increase of five percent. The dividend is payable on May 11, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 1, 2015. This marks […]

Jinkosolar Plans to Build a Cell & Module Manufacturing Facility in Penang, Malaysia

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the PV industry, today announced that it plans to build a solar cell and module manufacturing facility in Penang, Malaysia. Located in Penang, Malaysia, the manufacturing facility will utilize the latest high –efficiency multi-crystalline technology, and once completed, will provide JinkoSolar […]