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Philip Morris, an Altria company, is the latest company to partner with Dominion Virginia Power under the Solar Partnership Program by hosting what will become the largest solar installation in Virginia to date.
ABB has provided PV inverters for a rooftop project located Mont Blanc’s Pointe Helbronner’s new cable cat station at a height of 3,452 meters.
Heraeus and Shoei Chemical said they have continued to strengthen technology portfolios for the development of metallization paste for solar cells with their co-ownership of patents TWI453930 and TWI432539.
SunEdison, the world’s largest renewable energy development company has launched its Energy Saver Plan in the UK, potentially enabling homeowners to save up to 15 percent on their electricity bill with zero upfront cost.
Germany-based bakery and confectionery company Seßelberg-Betriebs-KG relies on self-consumption of solar power.
Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) has returned Suntech to its tier 1 solar company list in its February 2015 PV Market Outlook.
Fidelity Growth Partners India has led a US$10 million financing in Greenlight Planet, a US-based company that distributes solar energy products for off-grid homes in the developing world.
Major PV module manufacturer JinkoSolar will provide 2MW of smart modules to IDEC Corporation, a Tokyo Stock Exchange listed Japanese designer and manufacturer of control automation products, for a ground mounted solar PV project in Nishinomiya, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan.
Scientists at the University of Rochester have used lasers to transform metals into extremely water repellent, or super-hydrophobic, materials without the need for temporary coatings and could be ideal for PV modules.
German-based Mounting Systems GmbH has acquired for an undisclosed sum the aluminium extrusion-based mounting systems arm of aluminium engineering firm, Sapa.