US Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz announced Tuesday that US$125 million has been awarded by the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) to 41 new energy projects and technologies.
Global technology leader Google and renewable energy developer Duke Energy Carolinas are teaming up to develop a 61MW PV project in North Carolina that is set to help account for a portion of the power demand for Google’s new data centre in Lenoir.
The prospect of a 30MW solar inverter may seem a long way off, but it is very much in the sights of power electronics giant GE.
Renewables with energy storage can help build low carbon energy networks in the developing world – but the twin technologies still face competition from natural gas while they gradually mature, according to an electric power systems maker and integrator.
‘Silicon Module Super League’ member Canadian Solar has secured a major PV module supply deal with US dedicated residential solar PV installer, Sunrun.
‘Silicon Module Super League’ member JinkoSolar has appointed Gener Miao as its vice president global sales and marketing, a position and role not used by the company in recent years.
Renewable Energy firm SunEdison is planning to sell 425MW of solar capacity in India to its yieldco TerraForm Global for US$231 million.
India-based conglomerate Lanco Infratech is planning to build a 100MW solar cell production facility at new dedicated Solar SEZ in Rajnandgaon district of Chhattisgarh, India.
India-based solar energy firm Waaree Energies has ordered 100MW of string inverters and smart PV solutions from electronics giant Huawei Technologies for projects in India.
Bosses of companies including HSBC Holdings, Microsoft, Nestlé, Dow Chemical Company have signed an open letter urging for action on climate change.
A new set of renewable energy guidelines and targets set down by the government of Alberta, known as the Climate Leadership Plan, has been introduced in order to push the province’s transition from coal to new green energy options.
A new report from GTM Research and SoliChamba Consulting states that the global market for utility-scale PV operations and maintenance (O&M) will grow to 390GW by 2020 — almost triple the estimated 133GW expected by the end of 2015.
Distributed renewable energy company UGE International is to acquire Toronto-based solar energy firm Endura Energy Project Corp.
Leading ‘Silicon Module Super League (SMSL) member Trina Solar has reported record module shipments in the third quarter of 2015, surpassing previous guidance and setting a new quarterly shipment record in the PV industry.
Major renewable energy provide SunEdison has reshuffled its executive team and roles with Carlos Domenech, president and CEO of its US-centric yieldco, TerraForm Power leaving the company, with immediate effect.