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PV manufacturer Trina Solar has signed an agreement to supply 51MW of dual glass modules to Yunnan Electric Power Design Institute in order to power equipment in tea plantations.
Hanergy Thin Film Power has threatened to challenge its suspension by the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) in the courts.
China-based polysilicon manufacturer Daqo New Energy has received approval from Chongqing Rural Commercial Bank for RMB825 million (US$133 million) in loans.
PV company JinkoSolar Power Engineering Group, a subsidiary of JinkoSolar Holding, has signed a US$150 million loan agreement with Credit Suisse AG and several other financial bodies.
India’s Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued a draft National Renewable Energy Act aiming to promote renewable energy in the country.
REC Silicon has revealed that it will halve production at its Moses Lake facility in Washington State as a result of the ongoing polysilicon trade dispute with China.
India’s Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA), chaired by prime minister Narendra Modi, has approved the construction of intra-state transmission systems across seven states at an estimated cost of INR85.5 billion (US$1.35 billion).
SkyPower Southeast Asia Holdings has put in the lowest winning bid ever for solar projects in India at INR5.05 per kWh for a 50MW project in Madhya Pradesh.
Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) figures have underlined previous analysis by PV Tech suggesting a mass overseas relocation of production capacity by Chinese PV manufacturers in response to increasingly hostile trading conditions.
US-based power producer Hilliard Energy plans to invest US$600 million to set up 650MW of solar and wind energy projects in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.
Australia’s “largest solar and battery storage project to date” will be built by German developer Juwi at a copper and gold mine, with support from public bodies including the country’s Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC).
Support from Australia’s state governments is critical to help the development of solar projects as national debate over renewables becomes increasingly “corrosive”, according to speakers at the Australian Clean Energy Summit 2015 today.
The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (HKSFC) has suspended Hanergy Thin Film Power Group.
PV developer Solar Power Inc (SPI) has closed a Securities Purchase Agreement (SPA) with energy management firm ZBB Energy Corporation.
Tier-one PV manufacturer Hanwha Q CELLS has signed a 70MW module supply contract with Ramnad Solar, a subsidiary of Indian conglomerate Adani Group.