Recent Solar

Integrys Energy Services Partners with Clean Power Finance for First Residential Solar Investments

Leading Energy Supply and Services Company Uses the CPF Market® to Further Invest in Distributed Solar Clean Power Finance® (CPF) and Integrys Energy Services, Inc., a subsidiary of Integrys Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE: TEG), a leading Midwestern utility holding company, today announced the creation of a residential solar finance fund through the CPF Market®, an […]

SolarCity Announces Fund to Finance more than $350 Million in Residential Solar Projects with J.P. Morgan

SolarCity (Nasdaq: SCTY) today announced an investment fund expected to finance more than $350 million in solar power projects with J.P. Morgan. The fund is the second created by the two companies, and a follow-up to a fund created to finance approximately $170 million projects in 2013. The financing makes it possible for thousands of […]

SEIA Applauds Governor Brown’s Plan to Expand Renewables

Calling it a potential “game changer,” the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) is praising new efforts by California Gov. Jerry Brown to significantly expand the state’s renewable energy efforts. Under a plan announced this week in his inaugural address, Gov. Brown wants California’s renewable energy goals raised from 33 percent by 2020 to 50 percent […]

Carmanah Releases Preliminary Financial Results for Q4 2014

Carmanah Technologies Corporation (TSX: CMH) (“the Company” or “Carmanah”) today releases preliminary selected financial estimates for the quarter ended December 31, 2014. Revenues in the fourth quarter of 2014 were approximately $13.2 million, up approximately 71% from revenues of $7.7 million in the fourth quarter of 2013. Approximately $3.2 million of fourth quarter revenues are […]

Amazing Space to highlight solar powered sustainability

Indian Creek Nature Center and Alliant Energy partner to demonstrate renewable energy Education about sustainability and renewable energy will be the highlight of a partnership between Alliant Energy’s Iowa utility and Indian Creek Nature Center. Alliant Energy will install a cutting-edge solar power system as part of the Nature Center’s Amazing Space campaign to build […]

Yingli Green Energy Goes Beyond Targets for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

As part of its membership commitments for World Wide Fund for Nature’s Climate Savers Program Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (“Yingli Green Energy” or the “Company”), a leading solar panel manufacturer in the world, known as “Yingli Solar,” today announced that the Company gone beyond its targets to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) […]

Tampa Electric customers quickly snap up more than $1 million in solar rebates

Company has paid $4.1 million to customers for new solar installations since April 2011 Within seconds today, Tampa Electric customers claimed more than $1.1 million in rebates to help fund the installation of new solar photovoltaic (PV) systems at homes and businesses in 2015. The company began accepting reservations online at tampaelectric.com/solarrebates at 10 a.m. […]

JinkoSolar Signs US$90 Million Working Capital Loan Agreement with China Development Bank

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE:JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that one of its subsidiaries, Zhejiang JinkoSolar Co., Ltd. (“Zhejiang JinkoSolar”), has entered into a US$90 million working capital loan agreement with China Development Bank (“CDB”). According to the terms of the agreements, CDB will provide […]

Canadian Solar completes sale of Sparklight Solar Power Plant to Bluearth

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Canadian Solar Solutions Inc., completed the sale of SparkleLight, a 10 megawatt (“MW”) AC solar power plant to a subsidiary of BluEarth Renewables Inc. (“BluEarth”). SparkleLight, located in Beavertown, Ontario, […]

LDK Solar Announced Successful Completion of Hydrochlorination Project

LDK Solar CO., Ltd. in provisional liquidation (“LDK Solar”, OTC Pink: LDKYQ) announced today that, its polysilicon plant located in Mahong, Jiangxi completed its hydrochlorination reengineering project and successfully produced trichlorosilane during its first production run on December 27, 2014. Trichlorosilane is the most critical material for polysilicon manufacturing process. The trichlorosilane produced by Mahong […]