Recent Solar

SunEdison Closes on 20 MW Adobe Solar Plant

Utility Solar Facility Located in Kern County SunEdison (NYSE:SUNE), a leading solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services has interconnected a 20-megawatt AC (alternating current) solar plant in Kern County, California. The project, known as the Adobe Solar Facility, is owned by Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power and Turner Renewable Energy and is […]

Yingli Green Energy Cooperates with a Local Module Manufacturer in France

The two companies join forces to satisfy the requirements of French National Tender Program 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 the Company’s subsidiaries in China and France agreed to […]

SEIA Members Honored by White House as ‘Champions of Change’

Applauding their efforts to “expand energy choices for Americans,” the Obama Administration today presented its Champions of Change Award to 10 solar organizations. Following the announcement, Rhone Resch, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), released this statement: “We applaud President Obama for recognizing these outstanding leaders in the solar industry with […]

Energy Department Announces $15 Million to Help Communities Boost Solar Deployment

In support of the Administration’s goal of doubling renewable energy generation for a second time by 2020, the Energy Department today announced $15 million to help communities develop multi-year solar plans to install affordable solar electricity for homes and businesses. The United States continues to be a global leader in solar, with total U.S. solar […]

Yingli Green Energy Signs Cooperation Agreement with Sailing Capital to Jointly Form a One Billion RMB Renewable Energy Fund

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, also known as “Yingli Solar”, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Yingli Energy (China) Company Limited (“Yingli China”) has signed a cooperation agreement (the “Agreement”) with Shanghai Sailing Capital Management […]

JinkoSolar Successfully Connects Two Solar PV Projects Totaling 39MW to the Grid in Jiangsu Province

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that its 24MW solar PV power plant in Xinyi, Jiangsu Province and 15MW solar PV power plant in Lianyungang, Jiangsu Province were successfully connected to the grid. The company has so far successfully connected to […]

Canadian Solar and NCC Complete Diesel Hybrid PV Installation serving First Nation Community

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced the completion of the first diesel hybrid PV system in the remote microgrids in northern Ontario, Canada. The 152kW rooftop solar array on the Deer Lake First Nation Elementary School, completed by Canadian Solar with […]

Q Cells PV Flat Roof System on Danish Retirement House is One of the Country’s Largest

56% OF ANNUAL CONSUMPTION COVERED WITH CLEAN ENERGY THE PLANT RECEIVED NET METERING APPROVAL FROM DANISH AUTHORITIES NEW BUSINESS MODELS BECOME MORE ATTRACTIVE AS FIT WILL CONTINUOUSLY EXPIRE IN THE COUNTRY AND BEYOND German-headquartered PV specialist Hanwha Q CELLS has announced the completion of one of the largest flat roof systems in Denmark. The 345 […]

50+ MW Successfully Delivered of the SunSeeker Tracker

SPG Solar SunSeeker® Delivered for Utility Solar Project in Arizona SPG Solar, a leading provider of single-axis solar tracker solutions, has successfully completed the on-time delivery of the SunSeeker tracker to a 50+ MW DC system in Gila Bend, Arizona. Constructed by engineering, procurement and construction company Black & Veatch, it will be one of […]

California Energy Commission Workshop on Palen Solar Power Project

What: The California Energy Commission will hold a public workshop on the proposed 500-megawatt Palen Solar Electric Generating System (PSEGS). When: 1 p.m., Wednesday, April 16. Where: California Energy Commission, Hearing Room A, 1516 9th Street, Sacramento, CA, 95814. Why: The public workshop is being held to discuss solar flux, biology, alternatives, storage, and overriding […]