Recent Solar

Baker-Polito Administration Announces Solar Milestone for Massachusetts

Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) Secretary Matthew Beaton today announced that Massachusetts has installed more than 841 megawatts of solar electricity, bringing the Commonwealth more than halfway to the Baker-Polito Administration’s goal of 1,600 megawatts by 2020. Secretary Beaton made the announcement during a solar event hosted by the Worcester Business Journal. “Today’s announcement further […]

SMA Sunny Tripower Inverters energize Pepsico Bottling Plant in Honduras

President Hernández Attends Commissioning of Largest Rooftop PV System in Latin America Smartsolar, a leading developer of rooftop PV systems in Honduras, has completed the largest rooftop power plant in Latin America, with energy produced by SMA Sunny Tripower TL-US three-phase, transformerless string inverters. Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández attended the recent commissioning ceremony for […]

Alectris Joins EPIA Taking Seat on Solar PV O&M Task Force

European Photovoltaic Industry Association (EPIA) Assembles Leading Firms to Develop Solar PV Operations and Maintenance Best Practices. Alectris, a global service provider for the integrated care of solar photovoltaic (PV) energy assets, today announced it has joined EPIA, the European Photovoltaic Industry Association and has taken a seat on the organization’s recently formed Solar PV […]

SEIA Welcomes SunLink Corporation as Newest Board Member

Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), the national trade association of the U.S. solar energy industry, announced today that SunLink Corporation, a leading commercial photovoltaic (PV) mounting system and solar project solutions company, has joined SEIA’s board. SunLink, a California-based company, is a leader in driving the innovations that make solar easier, safer, more reliable and […]

Silicon Ranch selects First Solar Technology for Aerojet Rocketdyne Project

12MWAC facility will be largest PV solar installation in Arkansas Aerojet Rocketdyne on leading edge of trend for direct procurement of solar energy for industrial operations Nashville-based renewable energy provider Silicon Ranch Corporation and Tempe-based First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) announce the selection of First Solar technology and products for the 12-Megawatt (MW)AC solar power […]

Yingli Green Energy Reaches Over 13 GW of Solar Panel Deliveries Worldwide

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (“Yingli Green Energy” or the “Company”), one of the world’s leading solar panel manufacturers, known as “Yingli Solar,” today announced that it reached more than 13 gigawatts (GW) of cumulative global solar panel deliveries by the end of the first quarter of 2015. The Company’s global fleet […]

SEIA Welcomes SunLink Corporation as Newest Board Member

Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), the national trade association of the U.S. solar energy industry, announced today that SunLink Corporation, a leading commercial photovoltaic (PV) mounting system and solar project solutions company, has joined SEIA’s board. SunLink, a California-based company, is a leader in driving the innovations that make solar easier, safer, more reliable and […]

Finavera Enters US Solar Market with Acquisition of Solar Alliance of America

Finavera Wind Energy Inc. (‘Finavera Wind Energy’, ‘Finavera’ or the ‘Company’) (TSX-V: FVR) is pleased to announce it has signed a Share Purchase Agreement (the “Agreement”) to acquire 100% of the equity of Solar Alliance of America, Inc. (“Solar Alliance”). Under the terms of the Agreement, Finavera will acquire Solar Alliance for 11,915,238 shares of […]

SolarCity Closes $500 Million Aggregation Facility

Solar leader brings BofA Merrill Lynch, Credit Suisse and Deutsche Bank together to finance more than 500 MW of solar projects SolarCity (NASDAQ: SCTY) today announced it has closed a $500 million financing aggregation facility with BofA Merrill Lynch, Credit Suisse and Deutsche Bank. The loan facility is expected to be the largest of its […]

Finavera Enters US Solar Market with Acquisition of Solar Alliance of America

Finavera Wind Energy Inc. (‘Finavera Wind Energy’, ‘Finavera’ or the ‘Company’) (TSX-V: FVR) is pleased to announce it has signed a Share Purchase Agreement (the “Agreement”) to acquire 100% of the equity of Solar Alliance of America, Inc. (“Solar Alliance”). Under the terms of the Agreement, Finavera will acquire Solar Alliance for 11,915,238 shares of […]