2017-01-10

Asian Customers Purchase MAiA 2.1 Technology from Meyer Burger

Swiss equipment manufacturer Meyer Burger starts its business in 2017 with two MAiA 2.1 technology contracts with existing Asian customers for a total amount of about CHF 20 million (approximately US$19.6 million). MAiA is one of the w.. more
2017-01-10

Jaguar Land Rover Invests US$ 15 Million in CloudCar

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has revealed its first all-electric vehicle platform, I-PACE, in late 2016. To accelerate developing a cloud services platform, JLR announced to invest US$ 15 million in CloudCar, a next-generation vehicle pl.. more
2017-01-10

Pattern Energy Secures Financing for 33MW Wind Project in Japan

Pattern Energy Group LP (Pattern Development) and Green Power Investment Corporation (GPI) announced the completion of financing of the 33MW Green Power Otsuki GK (Ohorayama Wind) power project. Pattern Development and GPI .. more
2017-01-10

sPower Exceeds 1GW of Solar Portfolio by 2016

sPower, an independent power producer (IPP), crossed the 1GW milestone for operating solar projects before the end of 2016. This takes sPower’s total portfolio of operating renewable assets to 1,153MW when including its growing wind portfolio. The company has r.. more
2017-01-09

Vina Solar Wins Cooperations with GCL-SI and Trina Solar for 1.6GW of Solar Cell Capacity

Vietnam’s location and investment environment are attractive to Chinese and Taiwanese solar PV manufacturers that have been finding ways to cope with punitive tariffs implemented by the U.S. and the EU. Recently, Vietnam-based solar m.. more
2017-01-09

ReneSola Wins 13MW of Solar Projects in Poland’s Electricity Auction

ReneSola, a fully-integrated solar project developer and provider of energy-efficient products, announced that it won 13 solar utility projects in southern Poland, each with a capacity of 1 MW. All of these 13 projects are eligible for a guaran.. more
2017-01-09

SEIA Names New President and CEO

Abigail Ross Hopper has been named president and chief executive officer of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and will start Jan. 17. Ms. Hopper brings to the top post at SEIA extensive leadership experience overseeing federal and state agencies. S.. more