Recent Solar

Canadian Solar Inc. Announces Results of 2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company” or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, announced that it held its 2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders on June 22, 2015. Each of the proposals submitted for shareholder approval was approved. Specifically, the shareholders approved: The election of Mr. Shawn (Xiaohua) Qu as a […]

Ceremonial Launch: The ISM Group and Hanwha Q Cells put into Operation the 10 MW Solar Power Plant “Alte Kaserne Bitterfeld Wolfen”

Together with Hanwha Q CELLS and other partners, the ISM Group ceremoniously started up one of the largest solar power plants in the Bitterfeld Region on Friday, 19 June 2015. The “Alte Kaserne Bitterfeld-Wolfen” photovoltaic farm achieves a total output of 10 megawatts (MW) and thus generates enough power to supply around 2,500 regional households […]

Canadian Solar receives C$71.6 Million Construction Loan from Deutsche Bank

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that it has signed a financing agreement pursuant to which Deutsche Bank has agreed to provide C$71.6 Million (USD$58 Million) in non-recourse, short-term construction financing to Canadian Solar for the construction of two solar power […]

Yingli Partners with LONGi on Vertically Integrated Production of High-Efficiency Monocrystalline Products

Companies to cooperate across full monocrystalline value chain, from ingot production to panel assembly Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (“Yingli”) (NYSE:YGE)*, one of the world’s leading solar panel manufacturers, today announced that it has signed a framework agreement with Xi’an LONGi Silicon Materials Corp. (“LONGi”) to cooperatively manufacture monocrystalline silicon wafers, and ingots, solar […]

SolarCity Opens Atwater Village Operations Center with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti

Mayor Garcetti, Los Angeles Councilman Mitch O’Farrell and SolarCity CEO Lyndon Rive celebrate announcement of 80 new jobs SolarCity (NASDAQ: SCTY) is again expanding its services to homeowners and businesses in the Los Angeles region with a new 20,000-square-foot operations center in Atwater Village. More than 150 employees at the new operations center bring the […]

SolarCity Introduces its First Community Solar Option for Renters

SolarCity partners with Sunrise Energy Ventures in Minnesota to build largest community solar project in the United States SolarCity (NASDAQ: SCTY), the nation’s #1 solar power provider, and Minnetonka-based solar developer Sunrise Energy Ventures have partnered to create a new community solar program offering that allows renters, schools, municipalities and other current Xcel Energy customers […]

Two Steps Forward, One Step Back for North Carolina Solar

The birthplace of flight, NASCAR and Michael Jordan is making history once again, this time as one of the leading solar markets in the country. Second, to be exact, in terms of total installed solar capacity. Yes, you read that correctly, North Carolina ranks just behind California on the Top 10 Solar States (2014), and […]

Canadian Solar supplies Modules for 42.9 MW Solar Plant in Japan

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that it served as the supplier of photovoltaic (PV) modules for the 42.9 MW Takataya Hibiki PV plant in Kitakyushu, Japan. In total, Canadian Solar provided 168,240 Canadian Solar CS6P-255P solar panels. The Takataya Hibiki […]

Upsolar Selected for Nearly 3 MW of New Projects in Turkey

Contract with Erikoğlu SunSystem is company’s latest milestone in rapidly growing solar market Upsolar, a leading provider of solar PV modules and services, today announced the signing of a 2.84 MWp contract in Turkey with Erikoğlu SunSystem, an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) leader with more than 2,000 systems deployed. Erikoğlu SunSystem will install 3,548 […]

SunEdison Signs Definitive Agreement To Acquire GME, Central America’s Leading Renewable Energy Company, From Actis And Mesoamerica Power

Acquires 243 MW AC of operating wind power plants and an 82 MW DC solar power plant in Costa Rica, Honduras and Nicaragua Acquires 80 MW AC of wind assets under construction and an incremental 246 MW AC of wind assets under development SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), the world’s largest renewable energy development company, today […]