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JinkoSolar Announces Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the PV industry, today announced its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015. Second Quarter 2015 Highlights · Total solar module shipments were 913.4 MW, which includes 90.4 MW earmarked for use in the Company’s downstream projects. […]

Wind industry and U.S. agencies team up for joint safety training

Professionals from across the wind industry were joined by government agency experts this week at a Suzlon training facility near Chicago for a battery of drills to promote safety in the fast-growing industry. Thirty-two safety professionals from two federal agencies – the Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Department of […]

‘India’s ambitious renewable energy target now seems achievable’

India will soon generate cheaper electricity from solar photovoltaics (PV)-based projects than those based on coal imported from Indonesia and Australia, says a report released by Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA). This will become a possibility largely due to expansion of renewables by 175 gigawatts (GW) and increase in production of domestic […]

PNNL to tackle future grid challenges through new facility, capabilities

Laboratory integrates advanced power grid and smart buildings research, demonstrations With the opening this week of the Systems Engineering Building at the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, a new suite of capabilities becomes available to researchers and industry to tackle the nation’s top challenges in grid modernization, buildings efficiency and renewable energy integration. […]

SunEdison Completes 6 Megawatt Solar Power Plant For Lakeland Electric In Lakeland, Florida

SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), the world’s largest renewable energy development company, today announced that it has completed construction of a 6 megawatt (MW) AC solar power plant that will supply electricity to Lakeland Electric, the third largest public power utility in the State of Florida, through a 25-year power purchase agreement. The Bella Vista solar […]

Vestas: Interim Financial report, second quarter 2015

Revenue, earnings, and free cash flow increased compared to the second quarter of 2014. Outlook for 2015 maintained. Summary: In the second quarter of 2015, Vestas generated revenue of EUR 1,749m – an increase of 30 percent compared to the year-earlier period. EBIT before special items increased by EUR 41m to EUR 145m. The EBIT […]

Invenergy’s Grand Ridge Energy Storage Project Named Finalist for Prestigious Industry Award

Illinois Project Short-Listed for Excellence by Energy Storage North America Invenergy LLC (“Invenergy”), a leader in innovative energy storage solutions, announced today that its Grand Ridge Energy Storage project has been named a finalist by Energy Storage North America (ESNA) – North America’s largest energy storage conference and exposition – for a highly-coveted 2015 Innovation […]

Canadian Solar reports Second Quarter 2015 Results

Canadian Solar Inc. (“Canadian Solar” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015. Second Quarter 2015 Highlights Total solar module shipments were 850 MW, of which 809 MW were recognized in revenue, compared to 1.03 GW recognized […]

River Turbine Provides Clean Energy to Remote Alaskan Village

To date, Ocean Renewable Power Company (ORPC) is the only company to have built, operated and delivered power to a utility grid from a hydrokinetic tidal project, and to a local microgrid from a hydrokinetic river project. In 2012, ORPC made history by delivering power to the New England grid from its TidGen® Power System […]

Trina Solar Announces Second Quarter 2015 Results

Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) (“Trina Solar” or the “Company”), a global leader in photovoltaic (“PV”) modules, solutions, and services, today announced its unaudited financial results for the second quarter of 2015. Second Quarter 2015 Financial and Operating Highlights Total module shipments from the Company’s manufacturing facilities were 1,231.6 MW, consisting of 1,000.7 MW of […]