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Japanese solar developer Tamagawa Holdings will build a 5.5MW photovoltaic power plant in southwest Japan.
SPI Solar Japan G.K., a wholly owned subsidiary of PV developer SPI Solar, has agreed to a purchase deal to acquire 100% of equity interest in a 22MW PV project in Sukagawa City, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan.
JinkoSolar is on the brink of spinning out its Jinko Power unit as a publicly traded yield co following the closure of US$225 million of investment.
PV manufacturer JA Solar reported a 55.6% increase in module shipments in the third quarter and generated revenue of US$492.2 million, up 24.7% sequentially.
Solar developer SPI Solar has entered into a framework agreement to acquire 168.5MW of solar projects from engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) firm TBEA Sunoasis.
India’s energy minister, Piyush Goyal has said the nation’s solar target is to be multiplied to 100GW by 2022.
Electricity distributors, or ‘discoms’, in Delhi have been instructed by the Delhi Electricity Regulation Commission (DERC) to bolster infrastructure for rooftop solar customers.
Taiwan Polysilicon Corp has filed for corporate restructuring after a court ruled that it had failed to fulfil its obligations on NT$940 million (US$30.6 million) bonds.
Trina Solar has produced n-type and p-type monocrystalline and p-type multicrystalline solar cells with new record conversion efficiencies. Trina Solar expects the technologies used to become part of its future production roadmap.
Major China-based PV manufacturer, JA Solar, has had TUV Rheinland verify its PERC cell technology modules have a record-high >17.2% conversion efficiency, producing a standard 60-cell module with a performance figure above 280W.
China-based polysilicon and wafer producer, Daqo New Energy, has reported record third quarter results, due to strong demand that is expected to continue through the first quarter of 2015.
The Wold Bank has commissioned the first of many data stations measuring renewable energy potential around the globe in an effort to open up new markets.
Renewable energy developer CBD Energy has entered administration, however its solar installation business will continue to operate.
GCL-Poly Energy Holdings, the largest polysilicon and solar wafer producer reported strong third quarter results as demand exceeded supply and was running at 100% utilization rates for both products.
Tyre manufacturer Continental will install a 6.1MW rooftop PV system at its factory in Hefei, China.