Recent Solar

Enphase Energy Introduces New Energy Management System to Accelerate Mainstream Solar Adoption

Groundbreaking system enables large-scale implementation of solar globally Enphase Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENPH), today announced the Enphase Energy Management System, a groundbreaking system for energy management that delivers on the vision of enabling large-scale implementation of solar power integrated with the grid. The Enphase system intelligently integrates the critical technologies needed to solve solar energy […]

LG’s New Solar Module Delivers Maximum Performance and Installation Flexibility

Demonstrated at Solar Power International Expo 2014: ‘Mono X ACe’ Expands LG Flagship Solar Module Series Led by new integrated, max-performing AC-powered solar modules, LG Electronics USA is exhibiting a host of solutions from the LG Mono X® monocrystalline module series here this week. At the Solar Power International (SPI) Expo 2014, LG is displaying new […]

Solar Energy Prices See Double-digit Declines in 2013; Trend Expected to Continue

PV pricing to drop another 3 – 12 percent in 2014 Distributed solar photovoltaic (PV) system prices dropped by 12 – 19 percent nationwide in 2013, according to the third edition of a jointly written report on PV pricing trends from the Energy Department’s (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory […]

First Solar installs Inaugural Panel at South America’s Largest PV Plant

141MW Luz Del Norte to make significant contribution to Chile’s national Energy Agenda Electricity generated by plant will be competitively priced in region With Michelle Bachelet, President of the Republic of Chile; Isabel Allende, President of the Chilean Senate, and Máximo Pacheco, Minister of Energy in attendance, First Solar (Nasdaq:FSLR) today ceremonially installed the first […]

JinkoSolar Supplied 34MW of Solar Modules to sPower for Four Solar Power Projects in Antelope Valley

JinkoSolar Supplied 34MW of Solar Modules to sPower for Four Solar Power Projects in Antelope Valley, California JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the PV industry, today announced that it supplied 34MW of solar modules to sPower for four solar power projects in Antelope Valley, California According […]

SunEdison signs Joint Venture Agreement with JIC Capital to penetrate the Chinese Solar Market

Up to 1 Gigawatt (GW) of Solar to be developed over the next 3 years SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading solar developer and technology provider, announced today a joint venture agreement with JIC Capital, to facilitate nonrecourse financing and develop, construct and own up to 1 GW of utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in […]

Solar Cell Contacts From Tubes – Innovative Fine Line Metallization Technology Promises Higher Efficiency Values

Innovative Fine Line Metallization Technology Promises Higher Efficiency Values Together with industrial partners MERCK, HERAEUS and ASYS, researchers from the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE have developed innovative new materials and contactless techniques for applying ultrafine, homogeneous contact fingers to solar cells. This ‘dispensing’ technology can be easily integrated into conventional silicon solar […]

North Carolina’s Clean Energy Economy Growing

National and regional experts in clean energy development outlined the path to continuing momentum for North Carolina investments in solar and wind, in a press teleconference Thursday. The conversation follows the just-released Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA)’s annual Solar Means Business report. “Our Solar Means Business report shows a promising climate in North Carolina for […]

Solar Businesses Ready to Roll with Clean Power

More than 500 solar industry leaders from hundreds of businesses issued a letter to the White House today, endorsing limits on carbon pollution from power plants and advocating that solar energy become a focal point of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed Clean Power Plan. “As solar power installers, manufacturers, designers, aggregators, product suppliers, and […]

BJ’s Wholesale Club Saves with Energy Storage from Direct Energy and SolarCity

New solar and battery storage systems will save on energy costs at two BJ’s Wholesale Club sites in Massachusetts SolarCity® (Nasdaq: SCTY), the nation’s #1 solar power provider, and Direct Energy, one of North America’s largest energy and energy-related services companies, will provide solar electricity and solar energy storage systems at two BJ’s Wholesale Club […]