Recent Solar

Ascent Solar Closes on $35 Million Financing

Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTI), a manufacturer of state-of-the-art, flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules, integrated into the Company’s new EnerPlex™ series of consumer products, announced today the closing of its previously announced $35 million financing. At closing, the Company issued (i) $32 million principal amount of senior secured convertible notes, (ii) $3 million of Series D […]

Yingli Green Energy Supports China Policy to Expand Distributed Solar Generation

New Policies Lead to New Opportunities Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (“Yingli Green Energy” or the “Company”), the world’s largest vertically integrated photovoltaic (“PV”) module manufacturer, known as “Yingli Solar,” sees new energy policies in China bringing new opportunities to expand its distributed solar generation initiatives and help meet China’s energy demand […]

NRG Home Solar Expands Operations in California

Growth complements NRG Energy’s broader presence in California by opening new residential solar offices; Offering Home Solar Loan for first time NRG Home Solar, one of the country’s leading residential solar offerings, today announced the opening of two new California offices in Merced and San Diego, adding to the NRG footprint in the state. These […]

Solar Energy Advocates Form New Coalition in Massachusetts

New England Clean Energy Council (NECEC), Solar Energy Business Association of New England (SEBANE), Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and Vote Solar today announced it has formed a new coalition to work with the Massachusetts Legislature, the new administration and other stakeholders to ensure the Commonwealth’s continued success in advancing solar energy. Mass Solar Coalition […]

LDK Solar Announces Sanction of Hong Kong Schemes

LDK Solar CO., Ltd. in provisional liquidation (“LDK Solar”) and its Joint Provisional Liquidators, Tammy Fu and Eleanor Fisher, both of Zolfo Cooper (Cayman) Limited, announced today that, on November 18, 2014, the High Court of Hong Kong sanctioned the Hong Kong schemes of arrangement of LDK Solar and its subsidiaries, LDK Silicon & Chemical […]

Canadian Solar Supplies Modules for Major Solar Project in Georgia

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that its modules will power a series of projects in Georgia totaling 5.1 MW with Atlanta-based solar developer and Engineering, Procurement and Construction (“EPC”) provider SolAmerica Energy, LLC. As the sole provider of photovoltaic (PV) […]

Old love renewed: Oskomera and Suntech will collaborate again

The old love between Oskomera Solar Power Solutions (OSPS) and Suntech has been renewed. The company has introduced solar panels produced by the Chinese manufacturer back into its range. Both parties have a rich common past and continue to offer high to both installers and projects in the Netherlands. In time, they will also be […]

Canadian Solar Achieves PV Module Qualification with Sunrun

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company,” or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that Sunrun, one of the largest dedicated residential solar companies in the United States, approved Canadian Solar as its qualified vendor. Through AEE Solar, a subsidiary of Sunrun and one of the nation’s leading wholesale […]

China Sunergy and DenizLeasing Partner to Promote Financing of Solar Projects in Turkey

China Sunergy Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: CSUN) (“China Sunergy” or “the Company”), a specialized solar cell and module manufacturer, today announced that the Company has signed a memorandum of understanding (“MOU”) with Deniz Finansal Kiralama A.S., (“DenizLeasing”), a subsidiary of DenizBank Financial Services Group (“DenizBank Group”), establishing strategic partnership to finance the solar projects through financial […]

Navy Teams With Lincoln Military Housing and SolarCity to Install 20 Megawatts of Clean, Affordable, and Secure Solar Energy on San Diego Navy Residences

Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus announced today that Navy and Marine Corps housing units in the San Diego area will receive rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) systems through a purchase power agreement between Lincoln Military Housing and SolarCity. The deal, one of SolarCity’s largest residential undertakings under its SolarStrong Initiative, will provide solar power to […]