Recent Solar

240 KWp system with CSUN modules realized in Eastern Turkey by Asunim

CSUN, a specialized manufacturer of solar cells and modules is pleased to announce that a 240 kWp project has been realized in the community Göbekli of Şanlıurfa, a town in the Eastern part of Turkey. The system was realized by CSUN’s long-term partner Asunim, who opened their Turkish subsidiary in Ankara in 2012. The system […]

Strong Response to Duke Energy’s Request for new Solar Energy Projects in North Carolina

Duke Energy today announced it had substantial participation in response to its request for proposals (RFP) for 300 megawatts (MW) of new solar energy capacity in its Duke Energy Carolinas and Duke Energy Progress territories. The company received bids for nearly three times the capacity being sought. “The strong response to our RFP reflects on […]

RGS Energy and GRID Alternatives to Install 10 Solar Electric Systems for Low-Income Families Nationwide

RGS Energy (NASDAQ: RGSE), a nationwide leader of turnkey solar energy solutions for residential, commercial, and utility customers, and GRID Alternatives, the nation’s largest non-profit solar installer, have launched a new partnership to help bring solar power to low-income communities across the country. RGS Energy employees will volunteer throughout 2014 to install solar for 10 […]

Hanwha Q Cells and Sunlight team up to provide Clean Off-Grid Energy in Cyrprus

LARGE TELECOMMUNICATIONS PROVIDER UTILIZES 15 HYBRID POWER SYSTEMS BASED ON Q CELLS LEADING Q.PRO MODULES MORE THAN 70% OPERATIONAL AND MAINTENANCE COSTS REDUCTION CARBON DIOXIDE EMISSIONS TO BE REDUCED BY 370,000 KILOGRAMS, 142,500 LITERS OF OIL SAVED PER YEAR Hanwha Q CELLS and SUNLIGHT are the clean energy providers of choice for a large telecommunications […]

JinkoSolar Signs RMB241.4 Million Loan Agreement with China Development Bank for Two PV Solar Projects

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that it has entered into RMB214.4 million (approximately US$ 39 million) loan agreement with China Development Bank (“CDB”) to finance two PV solar projects in Xinjiang and Gansu Provinces. According to the terms of the […]

An Array Of Policies Makes New Jersey An Unlikely Leader In Solar Energy

The State of New Jersey is known for many things. It has the most diners, the longest boardwalk and the tallest water tower in the world. New Jersey also ranks second in blueberry production, as well as third in cranberry production nationally. Meanwhile, recent state and nationwide trends have allowed the Garden State to add […]

Hawaii investigates Illegal Photovoltaic Systems

With Oahu in a solar power crunch, homeowners are going rogue, turning their panels on without permission from Hawaiian Electric Co. It’s a problem that popped up when HECO adopted stricter rules in September. HECO says photovoltaic systems connected without approval are dangerous, but six months after acknowledging the issue, nothing has been done to […]

Energy Commission Approves First Wave of Proposition 39 Energy Expenditure Plans

Schools in Alameda County, Temecula and Salinas among the first to have projects approved to receive funding from Department of Education The California Energy Commission approved the first set of energy expenditure plans for projects that will be funded by the California Clean Energy Jobs Act (Proposition 39). Schools in Alameda County, Temecula and Salinas […]

Clean Energy Collective and RGS Energy to Deploy First Community-Owned Solar Facilities in Massachusetts

The community solar developer, Clean Energy Collective (CEC), has selected RGS Energy (NASDAQ: RGSE) as the general contractor for the construction of the first community-owned solar facilities located in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. RGS Energy, a nationwide leader of turnkey solar energy solutions for residential, commercial, and utility customers, will provide engineering, procurement and construction […]

SunEdison Adds Key Solar Cell Supplier To Meet Growing Demand

Korea Based Shinsung Solar Energy to Supply SunEdison with High-Efficiency Solar Cells Through 2016 SunEdison (NYSE: SUNE), a leading solar technology developer and provider of solar energy services announced today that it has signed an agreement with Shinsung Solar Energy. Under the terms of the three-year agreement SunEdison expects to purchase 660 MW (megawatts) of […]