Recent Solar

An Effective Way to Integrate Solar

PROLEC-GE Launches New Three-Phase Pad-Mounted Transformer for Solar Industry New Product Offers Customers A Reliable Solution in Solar Farm Energy Generation Product is designed based on the specific user application in order to ensure power quality and cost effectiveness Helping to meet the growing integration of solar energy, GE’s Digital Energy business (NYSE: GE) today […]

SEIA Commends Verizon Plans to Expand Use of Solar

Verizon Communications Inc., a global leader in delivering broadband and other wireless and wireline communications services to consumer, business, government and wholesale customers, today announced plans to nearly double its capacity to generate clean, reliable and affordable solar energy. This year, Verizon will install 10.2 megawatts (MW) of new solar systems at eight Verizon facilities […]

Upsolar Unveils Projects in Belgium and Croatia

Partnership with Upgrade Energy yields 1.65 MWp in new solar capacity Upsolar, a leading provider of solar PV modules, today announced the completion of new projects in Belgium and Croatia, developed in partnership with Belgium-based engineering firm Upgrade Energy. The companies first collaborated on a 1 MWp ground-mounted system in Mouscron, Belgium. Upsolar and Upgrade Energy […]

New York Praised for Statewide Solar Initiatives

Saying it would enhance regulatory certainty and bolster the investment climate in New York’s solar market, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) today congratulated Governor Andrew Cuomo’s decision to transition the state’s multiple solar programs into the single, statewide NY-Sun Incentive Program. “This administration has taken real steps towards going solar, and these steps are […]

Jinko Power Signs Project Investment Agreement for 100 MW PV Power Plants with Local Government

Jinko Power Signs Project Investment Agreement for 100 MW PV Power Plants with Local Government of Hengfeng County, Jiangxi Province JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that JinkoSolar Power Co., Ltd.(“Jinko Power”), a subsidiary of the Company has signed project investment […]

Yingli Green Energy to Energize 2 MW Rooftop Solar Project in Japan

System to be one of the largest installed on a rented rooftop 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 its wholly-owned subsidiary, Yingli Green Energy Japan Corporation, Ltd. (Yingli Japan), […]

SEIA Commends Kansas City Chiefs on Solar Installations

Saying the team wants to be a “positive example” to its community, pro football’s Kansas City Chiefs have installed 308 solar panels as part of a sustainability partnership with local utility, Kansas City Power & Light. Rhone Resch, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), applauded the venture: “Today, Chiefs’ fans have […]

SolarCity Expands Massachusetts Operations to North Shore

New Wilmington Operations Center to Meet Increased Solar Demand; Expansion Brings New Jobs to Area SolarCity® (Nasdaq:SCTY) is expanding its Massachusetts operations with a new 10,000 square foot North Shore Operations Center in Wilmington. The new operations center— SolarCity’s third in Massachusetts—brings new jobs to the area and allows the company to keep pace with […]

JinkoSolar to Supply 40 MW of PV Solar Modules to 8i S.A. in Chile

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that it will supply 40 MW of solar PV modules to 8i S.A. (“8i”), a solar development company, for a solar power project in Chile. 8i will be the owner, project developer and EPC for […]

RES Canada Announces Construction of Canadian Solar Project

Renewable Energy Systems Canada Inc. (RES Canada), a leader in the development and construction of wind, solar, transmission, and energy storage projects in Canada, is pleased to announce it has been selected to construct a 10 megawatt (MW) solar photovoltaic (PV) facility, GoldLight Solar LP, for Canadian Solar Solutions Inc. (“Canadian Solar”). Located in Georgina, […]