Recent Solar

Canadian Solar receives C$53.5 Million non-recourse Construction Loan

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that Natixis, New York Branch/Norddeutsche Landesbank Gironzentrale, New York Branch/Cooperative Centrale Raiffeisen-Boerenleenbank B.A./”Rabobank Nederland,” New York Branch will provide the company with up to C$53.5 Million (USD$44.4 Million) in non-recourse, construction plus term financing. The […]

Hanwha Q Cells puts two Solar Power Plants into Operation in the UK totaling in excess of 45 MW

Hanwha Q CELLS and its development partner Golden Square Energy (GSE) have put two solar power plants in operation near Cambridge in the United Kingdom. After having received planning consent for the Fenland Farm and the Green End PV parks in November 2014 and December 2014 respectively, construction and grid connection of both projects took […]

DTE Energy partners with Domino’s Farms and Ford Motor Company

Will build and operate the two largest solar arrays in Michigan DTE Energy today announced it is teaming with Domino’s Farms and Ford Motor Company to build and operate the two largest solar arrays in Michigan. DTE Energy is the largest investor in solar energy in the state. DTE Energy has begun construction of a […]

Applied Materials announces Second Quarter Results

Q2 net sales of $2.44 billion up 4% year over year led by growth in Applied Global Services and Display Q2 non-GAAP adjusted EPS of $0.29 up 4% year over year; GAAP EPS of $0.29 up 38% year over year Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT), the global leader in precision materials engineering solutions for the semiconductor, […]

NREL Supports China PV Investment and Financing Alliance to Open Capital for Solar Deployment

The Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and the China PV Investment and Finance Alliance (CPVFA) have formed a collaboration with the goal of opening wide-scale and diverse sources of investment for solar photovoltaic (PV) asset development in China. NREL is advising CPVFA based on the work of the NREL-convened Solar Access to Public […]

Solar agreement marks key milestone for South Carolina customers

Rebates, shared solar allow customers to benefit 50 times more solar expected in company’s S.C. service area Collaboration key to solar progress Solar energy use among South Carolina customers will increase significantly as a result of an agreement filed with the Public Service Commission of South Carolina on Tuesday. The agreement enhances Duke Energy’s Distributed […]

Carmanah Reports First Quarter 2015 Results

Carmanah Technologies Corporation (TSX: CMH) (“the Company” or “Carmanah”) today reported its first quarter financial results for the period ended March 31, 2015. Currency amounts are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise noted. For the quarter ended March 31, 2015, the Company recorded revenues of $11.3 million, and net income of $0.03 million. This compares to […]

JinkoSolar Signs 1 GW Framework Supply Agreement with China Minsheng New Energy

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the PV industry, today announced that it has signed a strategy cooperation agreement for the supply of 1 GW of solar PV modules with China Minsheng New Energy (“CMNE”). According to the terms of the agreement, CMNE will purchase a minimum […]

Shared Solar Sunnyside Up: Avoiding the Pitfalls of Securities Regulation

Senior Renewables Analyst for Keyes, Fox & Wiedman LLP, attorneys for the Interstate Renewable Energy Council Across the country, shared and community renewables arrangements are as varied as the communities they serve. For starters, energy production can be valued in a number of ways. Participants can receive benefits through on-bill credits, check or other methods. […]

EPIA in the driving seat of Solar PV O&M Guidelines to secure plant investments

European Photovoltaic Industry Association (EPIA) Creates a Dedicated Task Force (TF) of Leading Companies to Develop Solar PV Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Best Practices and Guidelines. EPIA announced today that a solar PV Operations and Maintenance Task Force has begun work following an initial successful meeting of the parties on 23rd April. This meeting set […]