Recent Solar

Shiny Quantum Dots brighten Future of Solar Cells

Photovoltaic solar-panel windows could be next for your house A house window that doubles as a solar panel could be on the horizon, thanks to recent quantum-dot work by Los Alamos National Laboratory researchers in collaboration with scientists from University of Milano-Bicocca (UNIMIB), Italy. Their project demonstrates that superior light-emitting properties of quantum dots can […]

Yingli Green Energy Signs Framework Agreement with United PV for the Acquisition of 300 MW Solar PV Plants

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (“Yingli Green Energy” or the “Company,”) the largest vertically integrated photovoltaic (“PV”) module manufacturer in the world, known as “Yingli Solar,” today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Yingli Energy (China) Company Limited (“Yingli China,”) has entered into a framework agreement with United Photovoltaic Group Limited (“United PV” […]

Advanced Energy Expands Thin Film Product Offerings With Acquisition of High Voltage Power Supplies Manufacturer, HiTek Power Group

Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:AEIS) today announced it has acquired HiTek Power Group (HiTek), a privately-held provider of high voltage power solutions. Based in the United Kingdom, the company offers a comprehensive portfolio of high voltage and custom built power conversion products ranging from 100V to 500kV designed to meet the demanding requirements of OEMs […]

Alliant Energy helps Renewable Energy grow through Partnerships with Customers

Majority of renewable energy in Iowa comes from wind and solar This year, Alliant Energy electric utility customers across Iowa will generate more renewable energy than ever before. In the last three years, the number of Alliant Energy customers who have installed a renewable energy generation system on their home or business in Iowa has […]

Minnesota Regulators back Solar Plan

Minnesota regulators voted 4-0 Thursday to give a tentative go-ahead to a proposed large-scale solar energy project that would generate power for Xcel Energy but also authorized the utility to negotiate deals to meet some of its needs for more power from natural gas. Edina-based Geronimo Energy wants to build 20 large solar power arrays […]

Standard Solar Completes 800kw Solar Installation at Delaware Technical Community College; Delaware’s Largest Combined Use of Carports, Rooftops and Ground Mounts

Project reinforces College’s dedication to advancing energy management studies; financing arranged by Urban Grid In late December 2013 Delaware Technical Community College became host to Delaware’s largest combined use of carport, rooftop and ground mount arrays in a solar installation. Standard Solar, Inc., a leader in the full-service development, construction, integration, financing and installation of […]

ET Solar Sets up Australian Subsidiary Focused on Business Solutions

ET Solar Energy Corp. (“ET Solar”), a leading smart energy solutions provider, announces the establishment of its new subsidiary ET Solar Australia Pty Ltd (“ET Solar Australia”), a company focused on business solutions for Asian-Pacific region customers. ET Solar Australia is dedicated to addressing end-user needs, with a focus on the commercial and utility market. […]

25 MW of Solar Power Plants of Yingli Green Energy in China Commenced Construction

with Grid Connection Permission and Committed Bank Loans Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (“Yingli Green Energy” or the “Company”), the largest vertically integrated photovoltaic (“PV”) module manufacturer in the world, known as “Yingli Solar,” today announced the commencement of construction of its two ground-mounted PV plants in Hebei Province. The two projects […]

RGS Energy Selected to Deploy $22 Million in Solar Power Systems for Stockton Unified School District in California

Up to 22 Sites Expected to Generate up to 6.7MW of Solar Power RGS Energy (NASDAQ: RSGE) and SEC SUSD Solar One, LLC, have executed agreements to begin construction on solar energy projects at up to 22 sites within the Stockton Unified School District (SUSD). When completed later this year, the solar photovoltaic (PV) sites […]

CSUN and PV-Systems signed a 15 MW Framework Contract at the Solarex Exhibition in Istanbul

CSUN, a specialized manufacturer of solar cells and modules is delighted to announce that a it signed a 15 megawatt framework agreement with Turkish EPC PV-Systems at the Solarex exhibition in Istanbul. The framework agreement covers CSUN 250-60P modules produced at CSUN Eurasia’s factory in Istanbul as well as deliveries from China. The modules will […]