Recent Industry News

JinkoSolar to Supply 21.5MW of PV Solar Modules for Searchlight 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 21.5MW PV solar modules for the construction of the Searchlight solar project located near Searchlight, NV, approximately 50 miles south of Las Vegas. The project was acquired by an affiliate of D. […]

Hydrogenics Introduces “Celerity” Fuel Cell Power System for Medium and Heavy Duty Vehicles

Hydrogenics Corporation (NASDAQ: HYGS; TSX: HYG) (“Hydrogenics” or “the Company”), a leading developer and manufacturer of hydrogen generation and hydrogen-based power modules, today announced the introduction of “Celerity,” a new fuel cell system purposely developed for medium and heavy duty buses and trucks. Celerity provides a distinct solution which will help accelerate the commercialization of […]

Innovation under the Scandinavian Sun

Building Integration of Polymeric Solar Collectors Demonstrated In the joint European project “SCOOP” (Solar COllectors Made Of Polymers), a consortium, led by the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE, has developed polymeric solar collectors that combine functionality, cost efficiency and aesthetics. The solar demonstration system of the project partner Aventa meets over 60 percent […]

Plug Power ships over 850 Gendrive Fuel Cells in Third Quarter of 2014

North America Shipment Totals Are 450% Higher Than the Third Quarter of 2013 Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ: PLUG), a leader in providing clean, reliable energy solutions, announced it has closed out the third quarter of 2014 with 857 GenDrive units shipped to material handling customers in North America. This equates to a 450% increase compared […]

Solar Energy in Australia: Zoo offsets tons of CO2 Emissions through Q Cell Modules

100 KILOWATT PV PLANTS ON ZOO’S BUILDINGS FOR SELF-CONSUMPTION MELBOURNE ZOO IS THE WORLD’S FIRST CERTIFIED CARBON NEUTRAL ZOO Q CELLS MODULES CONVINCE WITH THEIR LOW LIGHT BEHAVIOR HANWHA Q CELLS AUSTRALIA CRITICIZES THE GOVERNMENT’S RENEWABLE ENERGY TARGET PLANS (RET) Melbourne Zoo, the world’s first certified carbon neutral zoo, has this month installed solar PV, […]

RenewableUK Statement on green light for Scottish Offshore Wind Farms, and Reaction to Galloper Offshore Wind Farm Announcement

RenewableUK has welcomed the Scottish Government’s announcement that it has given the go-ahead to 4 Scottish offshore wind farms. Inch Cape, Neart na Gaoithe and Seagreen Alpha and Bravo have a combined capacity of 2,284 megawatts (MW) – enough to power 1.4 million homes. RenewableUK’s Chief Executive, Maria McCaffery, said: “This announcement more than doubles […]

LDK Solar Announces New Module Supply Agreement

LDK Solar CO., Ltd. in provisional liquidation (“LDK Solar” or the “Company”) and its joint provisional liquidators (“JPLs”), Tammy Fu and Eleanor Fisher, both of Zolfo Cooper (Cayman) Limited, today announced that its Chinese subsidiary, LDK Solar Hi-Tech (Nanchang) Co., Ltd. (“LDK Solar Nanchang”), has signed a new module supply agreement with Shanghai SNERDI Engineering […]

EERE Leadership Celebrates Offshore Wind in Maine

Here at EERE, we work to bridge the gap between research and development and deployment of clean energy innovations. Our task is to bring these game-changing, greenhouse gas emissions reducing renewable energy technologies to market. That’s a big challenge—and with many of our technologies in early stages of development, one of the most exciting experiences […]

First Power Achieved by New Wind Turbines at Coal Clough

ScottishPower Renewables has achieved first electricity generation from the new turbines at Coal Clough windfarm near Burnley. The company is currently replacing 24 wind turbines installed in 1992, with eight modern turbines, which will increase the total generating capacity of the windfarm from 9.6 megawatts (MW) to 16 MW. The delivery of the turbine components […]

Albertans solidly support development of more wind energy, Nanos Research shows

Environmentally and economically, there are too many upsides to renewables like wind energy for Alberta to ignore. This is confirmed by recent public opinion research done by Nanos Research on behalf of the Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA). Nanos Research examined the views of Albertans on a wide range of electricity issues, focusing on the […]