Recent Solar

Kyocera TCL Solar Inaugurates Floating Mega Solar Power Plants in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan

1.7MW and 1.2MW installations will provide equivalent power for roughly 920 average households Kyocera Corporation (President: Goro Yamaguchi; herein “Kyocera,”) and Century Tokyo Leasing Corporation (President: Shunichi Asada; herein “Century Tokyo Leasing”) announced today that Kyocera TCL Solar LLC, a joint venture established by the two companies, has completed construction of two floating mega-solar power […]

Yingli to Develop a 50 MW PV Power Plant in China

Company secures RMB300 Million in long-term financing for project Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (“Yingli Green Energy” or the “Company”), one of the world’s leading solar panel manufacturers, known as “Yingli Solar,” today announced that it has obtained an RMB300 million (USD48 million) financing facility for a 50 megawatt (MW) PV power […]

RGS Energy and OneRoof Energy Partner to Offer Integrated Residential Solar Solutions in New York, Massachusetts, and California

RGS Energy (RGSE), one of the nation’s largest and most recognized rooftop installers of solar equipment, and OneRoof Energy, Inc., a leading residential solar services provider and wholly-owned subsidiary of OneRoof Energy Group, Inc. (ON.V), have entered into an agreement to jointly offer comprehensive solar solutions to residential solar customers in New York, Massachusetts and […]

First Solar installs Final Module at Nyngan Solar Plant

ADVANCED PV MODULES SET INDUSTRY BENCHMARK FOR UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR GENERATION IN AUSTRALIA First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today installed the final advanced photovoltaic (PV) module at the Nyngan Solar Plant in New South Wales (NSW), completing module installation for Australia’s largest solar project. The 1.36 million modules that make up the 102MW (AC) Nyngan Solar […]

Duke Energy, Camp Lejeune get green light for solar project

13-megawatt (AC) facility to be located on base Fourth Duke Energy solar project expected in North Carolina this year Duke Energy received regulatory approval from the North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC) on Tuesday to construct a solar farm at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune in Onslow County, N.C. The 13-megawatt (AC) project – 17 megawatts […]

NRG Home’s New Solar/Water Bundle Helps Residents More Efficiently Use Resources

Rachio Partnership to Bring Water Savings to Residential Solar Offering in Parts of California Faced with the historic drought ravaging California, NRG Home today announced a new service plan that combines water conservation and solar energy into a single, smart consumer offering. The new smart watering/solar energy bundle includes a consultation with an NRG Home […]

Governor Markell Joins SolarCity to Launch New Delaware Operations Center in Newark

State’s solar adoption is creating more local jobs SolarCity® (NASDAQ: SCTY), America’s #1 solar power provider, has launched its second operations center in Delaware in the city of Newark. Governor Jack Markell joined the company this morning to celebrate the increase in jobs and clean energy production that the new warehouse brings to the state. […]

Yingli Green Energy Participates in 2015 China PV Industry Development Symposium

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (“Yingli Green Energy” or the “Company”), one of the world’s leading solar panel manufacturers, known as “Yingli Solar,” today announced it participated in the 2015 China Photovoltaic (PV) Industry Development Symposium held today, April 14, 2015, in Baoding, Hebei Province, China. Symposium attendees discussed how to accelerate […]

Upsolar Enters Mexican Market with Government Benchmark Project

Partnership with local EPC brings renewable power to local sports center and park Upsolar, a leading provider of solar PV modules and services, today announced the commissioning of a 152 kWp project in Azcapotzalco, Mexico City. Built in partnership with local engineering, procurement and construction firm Wide Range Mexico, the system represents Upsolar’s first commercial […]

Ruskin high school receives solar array from utility pilot program

Tampa Electric and Florida Solar Energy Center install photovoltaic (PV) system at Lennard High School Earl J. Lennard High School in Ruskin, Fla., has received a 10-kilowatt solar photovoltaic (PV) system from Tampa Electric and the Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC), a research institute of the University of Central Florida. The school, which serves over […]