Recent Solar

DTE Energy begins construction on solar array in Romulus

Company is Michigan’s largest investor in solar DTE Energy, the largest developer of solar energy projects in the state, has begun construction of an array in Romulus that will operate by the end of the year. The new facility on Citrin Drive near I-94 and Middlebelt Road will comprise more than 2,700 solar panels on […]

The Solar Industry Applauds EPA’s Clean Power Plan

Calling President Obama’s signature climate change policy both “historic” and “critically needed,” the solar industry issued its strong support for the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan, scheduled to be released on Monday, urging states to consider solar as a clean, affordable, reliable and carbon-free solution. “Solar energy is the most sensible compliance option for […]

SolarCity Opens a Regional Headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah

Solar leader to create thousands of full-time jobs over the next 10 years along the Wasatch Front SolarCity (NASDAQ: SCTY), the nation’s #1 solar power provider, today announced it will open a regional corporate headquarters in Salt Lake City. The company is hiring at a temporary location initially as it scouts for a location for […]

SunEdison Becomes Official Solar Energy Partner Of NASCAR

Partnership to focus on benefits of residential and commercial solar power tech NASCAR and SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), the world’s largest renewable energy development company, today announced SunEdison as the Official Solar Energy Partner of NASCAR Green. This new partnership builds on the expanded use of solar technology across the sport, particularly at race team […]

Canadian Solar supplies Commercial Three-Phase Inverters to Agricultural Farms in California

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that the company is the supplier of 1.25 MW AC of 28 kW three-phase inverters to Renewable Solar Energy in central California. These inverters will be used in their three ground mount PV projects in […]

groSolar Signs Deal to Supply Solar Power to Mohawk Valley Community College

Mohawk Valley Community College and groSolar jointly announced today that groSolar is developing a large-scale solar project to provide power to MVCC. The 2.8MW project is expected to replace about 35 percent of the College’s total electricity load with solar energy. “Electricity costs have been rising and are forecast to continue to rise, and solar […]

SkyPower to Donate Two Million Home Solar Kits in Kenya

SkyPower, the world’s largest developer and owner of utility-scale solar projects, recently signed a landmark US $2.2 billion agreement with the Government of Kenya during the 6th annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit to develop 1 GW of solar projects. As part of this historic moment for Kenya, SkyPower is pleased to announce it will be gifting […]

Jinko Power Signs RMB3 Billion Line of Credit Agreement with Ping An Bank

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that JinkoSolar Power Co., Ltd. (“Jinko Power”), a subsidiary of the Company, has signed a three-year RMB3 billion line of credit agreement with Ping An Bank Co., Ltd. (“PAB”). PAB’s financing will be used to […]

ASX Release: Completion of US Solar Development Pipeline Sale

Infigen Energy (ASX: IFN) advises that it has completed the sale of substantially all of its US solar development pipeline to a wholly owned subsidiary of SunPower Corporation. The net proceeds to Infigen (after tax and transaction costs) will be approximately US$29.5 million. From an accounting perspective, Infigen will record a post tax profit on […]

SunEdison Closes Financing And Starts Construction Of A 110-Megawatt Solar Energy Plant In The Metropolitan Region Of Chile

SunEdison secures $160 million USD non-recourse debt financing arrangement with CorpBanca and DNB Quilapilun power plant expected to be the largest SunEdison project in Latin America, solidifying the company’s leadership position in the region TerraForm Power intends to acquire the solar power plant once interconnected in early 2016 SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE), the world’s largest renewable […]