Chile's cumulative installed PV capacity reached 1,056MW at the end of February this year, up 43MW from the previous month, according to the latest figures from Chilean renewable energy research institute (CIFES).
Devona Power Systems, a subsidiary of Indian conglomerate RattanIndia Power, has been awarded a 50MW PV project in Allahabad in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh by the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI).
Major electronics gasses and chemicals supplier Linde Group has been awarded a number of gas and chemical supply contracts for new solar cell plants being establish in Southeast Asia by leading PV manufacturers.
Solar developer and private asset manager Capital Dynamics has selected module manufacturer ET Solar to provide modules for 14 solar projects in North Carolina in the US with a combined capacity of 84.4MW.
China-based PV manufacturer Zhejiang Sunflower Light Energy has reported a 30% increase in solar module shipments in 2015 as a result of the continued support by the Chinese government for solar deployment.