Solar AG today was informed by its majority shareholder Robert Bosch GmbH that Bosch intends to withdraw from the solar energy market and therefore will be disposing of its stake in aleo solar AG. Bosch currently holds a 90.7% stake in aleo solar. Independently of this sale, Robert Bosch GmbH has assured aleo solar AG [...]
Washington, D.C. – Late last year, Georgia Power filed a new solar initiative — the Georgia Power Advanced Solar Initiative (“GPASI”) — with the Georgia Public Service Commission. Through GPASI, Georgia Power would acquire 210 megawatts (MW) of new solar capacity through long-term contracts over a three year period. Julia Hamm, President and CEO of the Solar [...]
SAN JOSE, CA ― December 2012 ― Bentek Solar, a leading designer and manufacturer of PV products connecting PV panels to inverters worldwide for the commercial and utility-scale marketplaces, will supply 170MW of 1000VDC Ungrounded String Combiners and Cable Harnesses for the Centinela Solar Energy Facility project located in Calexico, CA. Shipments are scheduled to [...]
December 27th,2012. Washington, D.C. — Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa P. Jackson announced that she will be stepping down from her role after the State of the Union address. Under Jackson’s leadership, the EPA established: *Landmark Protections from Toxic Mercury *Historic Fuel Efficiency Standards for Cars and Light Trucks *Critical Air Quality Protections [...]
LOUISVILLE, KY. BluegrassGreen Co has selected RegenEn Solar as the official solar installer for the NuLu retailer. The partnership will streamline the process for consumers looking for sustainable, energy-efficient homebuilding and remodeling. There will be a new solar display set up at BluegrassGreen Co located at 804 E. Market St. Louisville, Kentucky 40206. The display [...]
Dec 7 2012 | Posted in Solar PV
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PHOENIX, Jul 31, 2012. As part of the APS Solar for Schools Program, students at more than 30 K-12 Arizona schools will come back from summer break to find their classrooms powered by solar energy. In addition – and perhaps more importantly – the students will have the opportunity to learn about solar power thanks [...]
SkyFuel, Inc. has confirmed plans to enter the solar thermal market in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) with their high performance parabolic trough collector, and seeks local partners to establish its presence there. SkyTroughÂ® is the optimum technology solution for the recently announced concentrating solar power (CSP) market program promoted by the King Abdullah [...]
Today Mayor Richard J. Berry and representatives from Affordable Solar, PNM and the Albuquerque International Sunport officially turned on Phase III of a solar array mounted on the airport’s parking structure.
Jun 4 2012 | Posted in Solar PV
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Under chapter 7 proceedings, the companyâ€™s operations cease and a trustee is tasked with liquidating the companyâ€™s assets for the benefit of creditors. Creditors will be asked to submit their claims to the Bankruptcy Court and are unable to obtain payment from the company.
SolarBridge Technologies (SolarBridge), a leading provider of microinverter solutions used in AC modules, announced it has secured $25 million in Series D funding. The company has raised more than $71 million to date.
The completed array is the largest commercial roof mount PV system in the state of Utah and provides more than 18% of the 675,000 square foot convention center’s power need
May 30 2012 | Posted in Solar PV
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The BYD 250 KW inverter is the first Chinese inverter with UL certification and the third in the world of its size to be certified by UL. UL awarded BYDâ€™s photovoltaic inverter with “UL witness laboratory and WTDP” qualifications and awarded certificates for BYDâ€™s 3.3 KW On-board EV charger and 5 KW home inverter â€“ all these products are the first to be certified by UL in the Asia-Pacific region.
May 24 2012 | Posted in China
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This award brings the successful consortium’s award to three projects totaling 238 MW and accounting for a 20 percent share of South Africa’s solar energy market