2017-02-23

Overall Demand Continues to Decline in Japan – Except Utility-scale Installation

Japan’s PV Energy Association (JPEA) announced the shipping statistics of 3Q16 (from October-December 2016) on February 20th. Due to weaker domestic demand, the Japanese PV market has witnessed downturn for seven cons.. more
2017-02-23

SunLink to Provide GeoPro Solar Racking Solution for a 165MW Portfolio

SunLink Corporation was selected by Swinerton Renewable Energy (SRE) to supply its GeoPro fixed tilt solution in connection with a 165 MW portfolio of solar ground mount projects located in the panhandle of Florida. Coronal Energy&trad.. more
2017-02-23

AES DE Starts Operation on a 16MW PV Project in Georgia

AES Distributed Energy (AES DE), a subsidiary of The AES Corporation (AES), announces on Feb. 22 the commissioning of its largest solar project to-date. The Rincon solar array is a 16MWac solar PV project owned and operated by.. more
2017-02-23

Affordable Solar to Provide Facebook with Solar Electricity

Affordable Solar, a solar power solution provider in New Mexico, proudly announces the company has been selected to build a 30 MW PV project for the Facebook Data Center in Los Lunas, NM. PNM has awarded Affordable Solar the $37 mi.. more
2017-02-23

Vasari Energy Aims to Add 500MW of Solar in Texas

Vasari Energy, a California based solar energy developer, has formally expanded operations into Texas. Vasari Energy signed contracts and letters of intent to develop a target of 235 MW of utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in T.. more
2017-02-22

Yingli to Supply Over 50 MW of Solar Panels for 2 Solar Power Plants Hayato and S-13 in Japan

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Ltd. ("Yingli" or "Yingli Solar") (NYSE: YGE) announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Yingli Green Energy Spain, S.L.U ("Yingli Spain") has signed a 50.6 M.. more
2017-02-22

SunPower Uses N-Type IBC Technology to Boost Cell Efficiency to 25%

SunPower announced the financial results of 4Q16 and the latest technological development results. Fab 4 built by SunPower in Philippines successfully raised solar cell conversion efficiency to 25% through IBC cell technology, rea.. more