Recent Solar

EHT Completes 108 Kilowatt Solar Energy Installation Under Ontario FIT Program

EnerDynamic Hybrid Technologies Corp. (formerly MCM Capital One Inc.) (“EHT” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: EHT) is pleased to announce that it has completed the installation of the 108 Kilowatt St. Etienne Project (the “Project”) under the Ontario Feed-in Tariff (FIT) program. The Project includes approximately 520 Jinko solar panels, Schletter racking and Santerno Inverters. The […]

Yingli Solar to Supply Over 24 MW of PV Modules to Pavana Solar Power Plant

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE), the largest vertically integrated photovoltaic (“PV”) module manufacturer in the world, known as “Yingli Solar,” today announced that it will supply over 24 megawatts (MW) of solar PV modules for the Pavana Solar Park, which is the largest solar power plant to break ground in Honduras. The […]

New Report Shows America’s Schools Saving Money by Going Solar

In a report card deserving of the honor roll, a comprehensive, first-of-its-kind new study released today says America’s K-12 schools have shown explosive growth in their use of solar energy over the last decade, soaring from 303 kilowatts (kW) of installed capacity to 457,000 kW, while reducing carbon emissions by 442,799 metric tons annually – […]

NRG Energy Closes Strategic Acquisition of Personal Solar Products Market Leader

Acquisition of Goal Zero to help NRG empower the modern mobile lifestyle with solar power and battery-pack products NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG) has completed its previously announced acquisition of Goal Zero, bringing the rapidly growing consumer products company and its suite of personal solar devices into the NRG family. “Every American deserves the right […]

SMA Plant-Wide O&M and Central Inverters selected for the Largest Solar Plant in Canada

Solar Leader to Power and Maintain 140 MW Kingston Solar Project Kingston Solar LP has selected SMA operations and maintenance (O&M) services and central inverters for its 140 MW DC photovoltaic system in Kingston, Ontario, which will be the largest solar project in Canada when complete next year. SMA Service will assume operational management of […]

Upsolar Commissions Its First Solar PV Project in Turkey

Company partners with local EPC to tap country’s growing solar potential Upsolar, a leading provider of solar PV modules, today announced the completion of its first major solar electric system in Turkey. Developed in partnership with local EPC Güvenli Enerji, the 51.5 kW ground-mounted PV system in Izmir was part of the Turkish government’s recent […]

Suntech and Greenfield Form a Strategic Alliance WithyoumexProvidinga Complete Financial Package in the UK

Shunfeng Photovoltaic International Limited and Greenfield Solar International GmbH & Co. KG have entered into a strategic alliance with German-based clean energy financing and investment group youmex to finance and sell their solar farm projects pipeline in Great Britainusing Suntech as its exclusive PV panel supplier for projects. “We are excited to complement our partnership […]

Hanwha Q Cells and AGR power up 24MW PV Power Plant in UK for Ingenious Clean Energy

ROC DEADLINE MET DESPITE CHALLENGING WEATHER CONDITIONS IN EARLY 2014 94,500 Q.PRO-G3 SOLAR PANELS INSTALLED IN THREE-WEEK RECORD TIME AND PUT INTO OPERATIONS BEFORE MARCH 31 PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN HANWHA Q CELLS AND AGR COVERS DEVELOPMENT, PLANNING, CONSTRUCTION, AND HIGH PERFORMANCE MODULES Hanwha Q CELLS has teamed up with AGRenewables (AGR), to power up a 24.3 […]

EDF Renewable Energy to Sell 57 Megawatts of Solar Projects to Dominion

EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE) today announced that Dominion (NYSE: D) will acquire two solar projects for a total of 57 megawatt peak (MWp): Cottonwood Solar (32.6 MWp) and Catalina Solar 2 (24.3 MWp). The sale agreement is subject to customary conditions precedent; it will close upon completion of installation, after which EDF RE will […]

Duke Energy commits $500 million to North Carolina solar power expansion

Company to acquire and construct three solar facilities 65 MW solar PV project in Duplin County to be largest on East Coast Signs power-purchase agreements with five other solar projects Teleconference for media today at 11 a.m. ET Duke Energy today announced a $500 million commitment to a major expansion of solar power in North […]