Recent Solar

SEIA Supports Coalition’s Efforts to Pass ‘Commence Construction’

Calling it an issue of tax fairness, as well as a matter of importance to the U.S. economy, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) today offered its support to efforts by a broad coalition of fuel cell, microturbine and combined heat and power companies, as well as many leading business organizations, to include a “commence […]

Hanwha Q Cells “prosumes” its own Clean Electricity

Hanwha Q CELLS, the largest European photovoltaics provider, banks on self-consumption of PV electricity for its headquarters in Germany. The company has put a 500 kilowatt PV system into operation on the rooftop of its own car park. The plant comprising of about 2,000 Q CELLS modules will produce around 9,44 gigawatt hours and save […]

Carmanah Reports Third Quarter 2014 Results

Carmanah Technologies Corporation (TSX: CMH) (“the Company” or “Carmanah”) today reported its third quarter financial results for nine and three months ended September 30, 2014. For the quarter ended September 30, 2014, the Company recorded revenues of $12.2 million, net income of $0.2 million and EBITDA of $0.4 million. This is an increase from the […]

Yingli Green Energy powers Bolivia’s Largest Solar Project

Isotron installs over 17,000 Yingli Solar panels in Bolivia’s first PV power plant Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (“Yingli Green Energy” or the “Company”), the world’s largest vertically integrated photovoltaic (PV) manufacturer, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Yingli Green Energy Spain, S.L.U (“Yingli Spain”) has supplied over 5 megawatts (MW) of […]

Shunfeng Photovoltaic International PV plants in China generated 454,019 MWh of solar power in the first ten months of 2014

On November 11th, 2014 Shunfeng Photovoltaic International Limited (Changzhou, China) announced that the aggregate volume of electricity generation of the solar photovoltaic (PV) power plants owned by the Group in October 2014 amounted to approximately 68,751 megawatt-hours (MWh). The aggregate volume of solar power generated by PV plants owned by the Group for the ten […]

SunEdison partners with Aboitizpower to develop up to 300 Megawatts of Utility-scale Solar Energy in the Philippines

3 Year Exclusive Partnership with a Leading Publicly Traded Independent Power Producer in the Philippines SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced that it entered into a joint framework agreement with Aboitiz Renewables, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Aboitiz Power Corporation (AboitizPower). The agreement formalizes […]

Solar Industry Applauds New U.S.-China GHG Agreement

Calling it an “historic, breakthrough agreement,” the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) today hailed a major new effort by China and the United States to reduce greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) as part of efforts to fight damaging climate change. The bilateral agreement sends a clear signal to private investors and political leaders here at home […]

Canadian Solar Reports Record Results for the Third Quarter 2014

Canadian Solar Inc. (“Canadian Solar” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today reported its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014. Third Quarter 2014 Highlights Solar module shipments were 770 MW, compared to 646 MW in the second quarter of 2014 and third quarter guidance […]

SEIA Embraces Efforts to Double Renewables Worldwide by 2030

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), along with other U.S. renewable power industries, today hailed the goal announced at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Beijing of doubling renewable energy in the 21-member economies by 2030. This follows last year’s commitment to encourage technology transfer, and joint efforts to lower costs and attract investment. […]

JinkoSolar (U.S.) INC. Signs Credit Agreement with Wells Fargo Bank, National Association

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, JinkoSolar (U.S.) INC., (“JinkoSolar US”), has signed a USD$20 million two-year credit agreement with Wells Fargo Bank, National Association (“Wells Fargo”). Borrowings under the new credit agreement will be used […]