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Ross Solar Completes Final Phase of 4.2MW Rooftop Solar Project

Ross Solar, a Con Edison Solutions company, announced that it has completed the last of four solar installations for Jetro Restaurant Depot with the fourth installation occurring at Jetro's Maspeth facility in Queens, New York.  The...

SunPower Oasis Power Plant Begins Operation at Total's La Mède Refinery

SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ:  SPWR) announced that an 8-megawatt 

ZSW and IPVF Launch Cooperation in CIGS Thin-film Photovoltaics / Franco-German Energy Research Alliance

The Centre for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research Baden-Württemberg (ZSW) and the Institut Photovoltaïque d'Île de France (IPVF) are joining forces to cooperate closely in energy research. The aim of this Franco-German alliance is to develop the...

In Adjuntas the First Radio Station in the Caribbean with a Solar-Powered Transmitter

Community radio station Radio Casa Pueblo became the first broadcaster in the Caribbean to change its infrastructure to operate entirely with renewable energy. Besides reducing costs, this change implies a positive impact for the environment. The...

Higher Power Output Pushes GameChange Tracker Shipments To 250MW In Q1, Over 1 GW For 2018

GameChange Solar announced that 250 MW of Genius Tracker™ single axis solar trackers systems will begin shipment in the first quarter of 2018. Sales of trackers for the full year 2018 for GameChange are expected to surpass 1GW. Genius...

174 Power Global Breaks Ground on 236 MW PV Project

174 Power Global Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of the Hanwha Energy corporation of South Korea, has announced that it has begun construction on a 236 MW project in Pecos County in West Texas.  174 Power Global Corp. plans to build, own...

Skanska Launches First Perovskite Solar Cell Application in Office Buildings with Saule Technologies

Skanska's commercial development business unit in Central Eastern Europe will be the first developer worldwide to cover office buildings with semi-transparent perovskite solar cells on a commercial scale. This will revolutionize the approach towards...

Origis Energy USA Announces New 50 MWAC Solar Project for the Reedy Creek Improvement District

Origis Energy USA and Reedy Creek Improvement District announced a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for a 50 MWAC solar facility to be constructed in Orange County, Florida. Once complete, the solar facility developed, built and owned by Origis...

Ingeteam's PV Inverters Certified to Withstand Sandstorms

Over the last few years, there has been a marked increase in the number of installations made in desert environments. This is due to the fact that deserts offer vast tracts of land at relatively cheap prices and with a large number of sun hours,...

SMA Reaches 10 GW of Installed Sunny Central Inverters in North America

While the new year is just beginning, SMA has already crossed a major milestone as it reached 10 GW of installed Sunny Central inverters in North America. This translates to approximately 10,000 inverters powering commercial and utility plants...

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Helios Solar and Renusol America Announce Completion of Michigan's First Brownfield-to-Solar Energy Project

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Solar Installations Rise in Second Half—but Module Revenue Growth Stalls

Despite a recovery in global solar installations in the second half of the year, plunging prices will result in zero...

Pilot Credit Encourages LEED Building Projects to Become Active in the Smart Grid

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced the release of the comprehensively updated LEED Demand Response Pilot...

World Premiere: Organic Solar Cells for Building Integrated Photovoltaics

Konarka Technologies is starting as the first company world-wide to manufacture organic solar cells for...

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