Category Archives: Solar

GE Helps UK Schools Capture Solar Power

published: 2010-08-16 15:27 | editor | category: News
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 i...  more

Tucson Electric Power Will Build Solar Array at UA Campus

published: 2010-08-11 15:02 | editor | category: News
Arizonaelectric utility Tucson Electric Power is installing a 1.6-megawatt solar power system - and it's doing so at the University of Arizona's solar development center. The UATechPark's SolarZone, as it's called, occupies 200 ac...  more

KYOCERA to Start Production at New Solar Cell Plant

published: 2010-08-11 14:54 | editor | category: News
Kyocera Corporation announced that it will begin full-scale production at its new Yasu solar cell manufacturing facility in Yasu City, Shiga Prefecture, Japan. The new plant, which was completed in March of this year and has alrea...  more