2017-01-19

RES Completes 198MW Wind Project, Starts Selling Electricity to Google

Renewable Energy Systems (RES), announced substantial completion of the Bluestem Wind Project located in Beaver County, Oklahoma. The project, which consists of 60 Vestas V117-3.3 MW™ turbines, will distribute power via OG&.. more
2017-01-19

Longroad Energy Starts Solar Business by Acquiring 3GW Portfolio

Longroad Energy Holdings, LLC (Longroad) announced the acquisition of a 3GW solar development portfolio from 7X Energy, Inc. (7X). The acquired portfolio includes projects located across the U.S. in several of Longroad’s target .. more
2017-01-17

Famous Golfer Installs PV Panels for His House

Mitsubishi Electric US, Inc. Ambassador Tom Watson has saved more than US$15,000 in electricity costs since installing solar panels on his Hawaiian home in February 2016 and is on track to meet an expected US$16,000 in savings in the fir.. more
2017-01-17

d.light Raises Funding to Bring Off-grid Solar to Remote Places

d.light's work to empower lives through clean, safe and affordable off-grid solar solutions has garnered another US$10.5 million in funding. Coming off recent US$22.5 million Series D and US$7.5 million debt funding rounds, the new invest.. more
2017-01-17

Conquest Launches Equity Fund for Renewables Acquisition and Management

Conquest launched its renewable power fund, Conquest Renewable Yield Europe, dedicated to acquiring and managing renewable power generation real assets. These assets are initially sourced from partnerships signed with large renowned renewable en.. more
2017-01-16

Taipower to Develop 500MW of Solar in Taiwan by 2020

Taiwan Power Company (Taipower), a state-owned utility, is ramping up its solar PV installations in Taiwan as part of Taiwan government’s renewable energy policy, which stresses on solar energy and offshore wind power. Taipower plans to develop 500MW of solar by .. more
2017-01-16

Yingli’s PANDA Bifacial Module Wins Prize in China

Yingli Green Energy’s (Yingli Solar’s) PANDA Bifacial module has received Chinese Technology Innovation Award of Top Runner Program for 2016 on 2016 Innovation Conference of Top Runner Program of China, which was held early January 2017. The.. more