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Greenskies Completes 30th Solar System for Town of Fairfield

18 March 2019

Another Milestone for Largest Solar Developer in Connecticut MORE ❯

Solar Alliance Signs Agreement for 3.8 MW Solar Project in Illinois

18 March 2019

Vancouver, Canada, and Knoxville, Tennessee, March 18th, 2019 – Solar Alliance Energy Inc. (‘Solar Alliance’) or (the ‘Company’) (TSX-V: SOLR) is pleased to announce it has signed a Letter of Intent (the “Agreement”) with NuYen Blockchain Inc. MORE ❯

Solar Alliance Signs Operations and Maintenance Contract with Knoxville Utilities Board

13 March 2019

Vancouver, Canada, and Knoxville, Tennessee, March 13, 2019 – Solar Alliance Energy Inc. MORE ❯

U.S. Solar Market Adds 10.6 GW of PV in 2018, Residential Market Rebounds

13 March 2019

For the third year in a row, the U.S. solar industry installed double-digit gigawatts (GW) of solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity, with 10.6 GW coming online in 2018.
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Another Milestone for Largest Solar Developer in Connecticut MORE ❯
Vancouver, Canada, and Knoxville, Tennessee, March 18th, 2019 – Solar Alliance Energy Inc. (‘Solar Alliance’) or (the ‘Company’) (TSX-V: SOLR) is pleased to announce it has signed a Letter of Intent (the “Agreement”) with NuYen Blockchain Inc. MORE ❯
Vancouver, Canada, and Knoxville, Tennessee, March 13, 2019 – Solar Alliance Energy Inc. MORE ❯
For the third year in a row, the U.S. solar industry installed double-digit gigawatts (GW) of solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity, with 10.6 GW coming online in 2018.
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06 Dec | Record Number of Solar Companies Head to Capitol Hill in Advocacy Blitz

Led by the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), today nearly 70 solar companies are visiting the offices of more than 100 members of Congress in an educational advocacy blitz called Solar Shines on the Hill Day.

05 Dec | SolarPower Europe Calls for a Network of 5GW Solar Module Factories to be Established in Europe

Industrial Policy Takes Centre Stage in Focus of SolarPower Europe’s Policy Ambition for 2019 and Beyond

04 Dec | SEIA and the Solar & Energy Storage Association of Puerto Rico Formalize Partnership

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), the national trade association of the U.S. solar industry, announced today that the Solar & Energy Storage Association of Puerto Rico (SESA-PR) is now an official SEIA affiliate.

04 Dec | Digital solar and storage will drive transition to a smarter energy system

Over 200 smart energy players came together for the only European event on ‘Digital Solar & Storage‘ on 4-5 December at the BMW World in Munich.

28 Jan | Corporate clean energy buying surged to new record in 2018

Corporations purchased 13.4 gigawatts of clean power through long-term contracts, more than doubling 2017’s total, helped by demand from new industries and previously untrodden markets

16 Jan | Enel sells 540 MW of renewable capacity in Brazil for 700 million euros

  • Agreement signed with Chinese company CGNEI to sell 100% of solar plants Nova Olinda (292 MW) and Lapa (158 MW) as well as the 90 MW Cristalândia wind farm
  • The transaction is aimed at freeing up resources that can finance Enel’s further renewable development in Brazil, while the company will continue O&M activities on the assets sold
  • Closing of the deal expected by 1Q 2019

15 Jan | Cepsa and Masdar focus their collaboration on renewables in Spain and Portugal

  • The agreement sets the guidelines to grow the portfolios of both companies in wind energy and solar PV
  • Cepsa is interested in establishing a 500-600 MW capacity in the next five years

15 Jan | Captona continues to grow its Infrastructure Portfolio and adds two more solar assets situated on Landfills in Rhode Island

Captona, a North America-focused investment company specializing in power generation and energy infrastructure, announced today the continuing expansion of its portfolio of solar assets with the recent commercialization of two solar plants in Rhode Island.

11 Dec | DNV GL’s On-site Solar Laboratory brings advanced and reliable PV testing to the field in India

Flash test/I-V curve measurement and electroluminescence (EL) testing for PV modules conducted in the field with laboratory-grade accuracy

06 Dec | Hanwha Q CELLS' product portfolio delivers market-leading anti-LeTID performance in Fraunhofer CSP test

  • Both half-cell monocrystalline Q.PEAK DUO modules and multicrystalline Q.PLUS modules demonstrate market-leading anti-LeTID performances
  • Fraunhofer CSP independently tested two batches of nine different types of modules for in high-temperature conditions of up to 75 degrees Celsius 
  • Hanwha Q CELLS Co., Ltd. CTO Daniel Jeong remarked: "The performance of our Q.PEAK DUO and Q.PLUS modules demonstrates Hanwha Q CELLS' continued commitment to tackling the toughest challenges in the industry and highlights the importance of focusing our R&D efforts in areas where we can deliver the most added value to our customers."

19 Nov | U.S. Department of Energy awards study of bifacial PV technology, which could prove a 10% increase in energy output

Research study by DNV GL will be the most comprehensive energy yield analysis for bifacial PV modules to date

13 Nov | UC Santa Cruz developing Solar and Storage System with ForeFront Power

The University will benefit from $6 million in electricity savings during the project term.

17 Jan | Green Street Power Partners brings community solar to Boxborough, MA

Green Street Power Partners, LLC (GSPP), a leading commercial solar developer, owner and operator, has completed construction on a 5 MW ground-mounted community solar project in Boxborough, MA.

14 Jan | ACCIONA starts the construction of its second photovoltaic plant in Atacama (Chile)

  • Almeyda, 62-megawatt peak (MWp) facility, will be completed towards the end of 2019
  • The facility will support the electricity supply contract signed by ACCIONA Energía with National Mining Company

10 Jan | DSM North America Opens Newly Expanded 66 Acre Solar Field In Belvidere, New Jersey

DSM North America is holding a grand opening of its newly expanded solar field in Belvidere on Thursday, January 10. The 20.2 MW solar project, located on 66 acres, is now the largest net-metered solar installation in New Jersey and the second largest on the East Coast.

10 Jan | ACCIONA completes the assembly of a 405 MWp photovoltaic plant in Mexico, installing over one million panels in two months

In just one day, the company assembled 43,080 photovoltaic modules (14.29 MWp) in the plant at Puerto Libertad (Sonora), another construction record for this type of facility

15 Jan | BayWa r.e. secures O&M contracts with Octopus Investments

BayWa r.e., has secured the contract for the operations and maintenance of thirteen UK solar farms on behalf of Octopus Investments.

06 Dec | SolarPower Europe Launches New Innovative Business Models for Operations & Maintenance

O&M Guidelines new focus is on re-powering, rooftops and digital innovation

27 Nov | PowerMarket Selected to Manage Pine Gate Renewables’ Rhode Island Community Solar Portfolio

PowerMarket, a leading provider of community solar management and administration software solutions, is pleased to announce its partnership with Pine Gate Renewables – a utility-scale solar developer, owner, and operator – to manage their Rhode Island community solar portfolio.

25 Oct | JinkoSolar Recognized as a Top Performer on DNV GL's 2018 PV Module Reliability Scorecard

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), one of the world's largest solar module manufacturers, today announced that it has been recognized as a Top Performer on DNV GL's 2018 PV Module Reliability Scorecard for the fourth consecutive year.

24 Oct | Study Shows Flexible Solar Can Have Significant Grid Benefits

Solar that is operated flexibly provides significant added value compared to solar operated as a “must-take” resource

19 Dec | JA Solar Supplies Modules for the First 3MW Bifacial Mono PERC Double Glass Solar Project in Brazil

JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd., a world-leading manufacturer of high-performance photovoltaic products, announced that it will supply all bifacial mono PERC double glass modules for SolarGrid's 3MW solar power plant in Brazil. This is the country's first bifacial double glass solar project.

04 Dec | A CMI Solar Receiver Will Equip the World's Tallest Solar Tower in Dubai

After its commercial success in China for the design and supply of a thermal solar receiver at Haixi, CMI has just been awarded a new contract for engineering and supplying a receiver for the Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum solar park (Dubai).

30 Nov | JA Solar Signed Supply Contract to Provide Modules for a 257MW Project in Vietnam

JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd., a world-leading manufacturer of high-performance solar power products, announced that it entered into an agreement with Shanxi Electric Power Engineering Co.

28 Nov | Kokam Wins Over 40 MWh of PV-Connected ESS Projects in South Korea

Batteries to provide cost-effective, safe, energy dense storage for renewable capacity firming and energy time shifting