Recent Industry News

Carmanah Closes $28,250,000 Bought-Deal Offering

Carmanah Technologies Corporation (TSX:CMH) (the “Company” or “Carmanah”), is pleased to confirm the closing of its previously announced bought-deal offering of 5,650,000 common shares of the Company (“Shares”) at a price $5.00 per Share for aggregate gross proceeds of $28,250,000 (the “Offering”). The Shares were issued in a public offering in certain provinces of Canada […]

EnerDel secures multi-year supply agreement with Washington Metro Area Transit Authority (WMATA).

EnerDel’s lithium-ion Vigor + ESS finds home in the Nation’s capital. EnerDel continues to gain traction in the diesel-hybrid fleet segment landing its largest contract to date. WMATA will quickly become the largest diesel-hybrid fleet powered by EnerDel’s advanced lithium-ion technology this year. Johnson & Towers, EnerDel’s authorized distributor, will perform the installation and integration […]

Energy Department to Provide $75 Million for ‘Fuels from Sunlight’ Hub

CENTER AIMS TO PRODUCE LIQUID TRANSPORTATION FUELS FROM SUNLIGHT The U.S. Department of Energy today announced $75 million in funding to renew the Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis (JCAP), a DOE Energy Innovation Hub originally established in 2010 with the goal of harnessing solar energy for the production of fuel. JCAP researchers are focused on […]

Ballard Reports First Quarter 2015 Results

Net Income of $7.0M on strength of deal with Volkswagen Group Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLD) today announced its consolidated financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. All amounts are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise noted and have been prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). “In the […]

Energy Department Announces $10.5 Million for Next-Generation Marine Energy Systems

The Energy Department today announced $10.5 million in available funding to support the design and operation of innovative marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) systems through survivability and reliability-related testing of these systems. Such advances will help these devices harness even more sustainable energy from the enormous potential of the nation’s oceans and rivers. As part of […]

EPIA calls for free and fair trade between Europe and China

Speaking at the 9th SNEC International Photovoltaic Power Generation Conference & Exhibition in Shanghai today, EPIA President Oliver Schaefer outlined the new position of EPIA on the solar modules and cells trade case between China and the EU. Schaefer stated that ‘EPIA is a strong supporter of free and fair trade and we would like […]

Energy Department Issues New Report, Highlights the Success and Potential of American Hydropower

In support of the President’s all-of-the-above energy strategy, today at the National Hydropower Association Annual Conference, Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy David Danielson announced the release of the 2014 Hydropower Market Report, the first ever report to quantify the current size, scope, and variability of our nation’s hydropower supplies. Hydropower currently provides […]

ORNL Scientists generate Landmark DOE Hydropower Report

For the first time, industry and policymakers have a comprehensive report detailing the U.S. hydropower fleet’s 2,198 plants that provide about 7 percent of the nation’s electricity. The 98-page report by the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory researchers Rocio Uria-Martinez, Patrick O’Connor and Megan Johnson is a resource that describes key features of […]

NREL Report Estimates Market Potential of Shared Solar and Discusses Relevant Securities Regulations

Analysis from the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) finds that by making shared solar programs available to households and businesses that currently cannot host on-site photovoltaic (PV) systems shared solar could represent 32 to 49 percent of the distributed photovoltaic market in 2020. Shared solar models allocate the electricity of a jointly owned […]

JinkoSolar Supplies 3 MW of PV modules to EMSULA for Honduras’ Largest Rooftop System

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the”Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the PV industry, today announced that it has supplied approximately 3 MW of PV modules to Embotelladora de Sula S.A. (“EMSULA”) for Honduras’s largest rooftop solar system, which is also the largest solar PV rooftop project in Central America. The project uses […]