Xcel Energy and SunPower Complete 19-Megawatt Solar PV Plant

published: 2011-03-18 14:37
Xcel Energy (NYSE: XEL) and SunPower Corp. (Nasdaq: SPWRA, SPWRB) announced the completion and commissioning of a 19-megawatt photovoltaic solar power plant in Colorado's Alamosa County. The Greater Sandhill solar power plant bega...  more

Solar Industry may Benefit from Nuclear Crisis

published: 2011-03-17 17:24
While nuclear plant in Japan was damaged and radiation crisis brought global stocks down, solar and wind energy stocks gained upward momentum instead in the midst of market panic. It is believed that solar industry might be the po...  more

ABB Investment Sharpens Solar Focus

published: 2011-03-17 15:14
ABB has agreed to buy a 35 percent stake in Novatec Solar (formerly Novatec Biosol), an innovative Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) technology company based in Karlsruhe, Germany. The investment includes an option to acquire 100 p...  more

TrendForce: The Latest Solar Price Survey

published: 2011-03-17 13:20
March 17, 2011 --- According to the weekly price survey conducted by EnergyTrend, the solar cell spot price showed extreme responses. In the upstream sector of the solar energy industry, the prices of poly silicon and wafer have r...  more