2010-08-18

Nexterra Systems Receives Order from the University of British Columbia for Biomass Heat and Power System

Nexterra Systems Corp. (Nexterra), a supplier of biomass gasification systems, announced today that it has signed a multi-million dollar agreement with the University of British Columbia (UBC) to supply and install a biomass combined heat and power (CHP) system at U.. more
2010-08-18

GM and SAIC Motor Announce Powertrain Co-Development

General Motors Co. and SAIC Motor Corp. Ltd. (SAIC Motor) are expanding their partnership to develop a new small-displacement gasoline engine family and an advanced transmission.  The agreement, signed today in Shanghai by GM Vice Chairman of Global P.. more
2010-08-18

Solarfun Expands PV Distribution Channel in Japanese Market

Solarfun Power Holdings Co., Ltd. ("Solarfun" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: SOLF), a vertically integrated manufacturer of silicon ingots, wafers and photovoltaic ("PV") cells and modules in China, today announced it has signed a PV mod.. more
2010-08-17

LDK Solar Invests in New Solar Cell and Module Facility

LDK Solar Co., Ltd. ("LDK Solar") (NYSE:  LDK), a leading manufacturer of multicrystalline solar wafers, polysilicon and PV products, today announced that the Anhui Provincial Government has invited LDK Solar to invest in a world class sol.. more
2010-08-17

Canadian Solar Sponsors Global, Zero-Emission, Electric Car Race

Canadian Solar Inc. ("the Company", "we" or "Canadian Solar") (Nasdaq: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar companies, today announced its sponsorship of a one a kind, zero-emission, electric car race. The extraordinary car race will s.. more
2010-08-17

GE Introduces New Reveal® CFL Bulb That Offers Consumers the Familiar Incandescent Shape with Energy-Saving Benefits

GE’s new Reveal Glass Covered CFL is now available in 9-watt, 15-watt and 20-watt bulbs and produces the clean, beautiful light consumers have come to expect from Reveal® products, with the look of standard incandescent bulbs. Reveal Glass Covered CF.. more
2010-08-16

GE Helps UK Schools Capture Solar Power

One of the obstacles to installing a solar electricity system is often the high upfront cost associated with solar panels. But in the UK, GE has changed that thanks to a partnership with Solarcentury. The goal of the partnership is to make it affordable to install solar .. more