Canadian Solar plans US$9 billion polysilicon, cell and module factory in China

Canadian Solar plans to build an integrated PV manufacturing plant in Western China, with a capacity of 200,000MT of high-purity polysilicon, 10GW of both cells and modules and multi-GW productions of raw and auxiliary materials.

Origami’s steel solar panel frame surpasses aluminium in independent testing

A solar PV module frame made of recycled roll-formed steel has outperformed conventional aluminium frames in testing by an independent third party.

How to properly protect you solar PV assets from theft and vandalism, now and in the future

PV Tech Premium examines the current and emerging counter-theft technologies and strategies sites should employ to boost their security and reduce their potential losses if an incident does occur.

OMERS takes US$100 million stake in ‘world’s largest’ solar O&M business NovaSource

OMERS Private Equity has acquired a minority stake in the Arizona-headquartered solar operations & maintenance (O&M) provider NovaSource Power Services.

Iberdrola commissions Europe’s largest solar plant at 590MW, plans US$15bn renewables investment by 2025

Iberdrola has commissioned the 590MW ‘Francisco Pizarro’ PV project in Extremadura Southwestern Spain, which is Europe’s largest solar plant.

How UK solar can become a 40GW+ market by 2030

Finlay Colville, Solar Media’s head of market research, lays out the UK’s path to achieving 40GW+ of solar PV by 2030 after rebounding from recent headwinds in its solar sector

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August 12, 2022
REC Solar and its parent company, Reliance Industries, have ramped up recruitment of staff for its India solar manufacturing plant.
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August 12, 2022
Yingkou Jinchen Machinery has an agreement with Indian module maker Waaree to supply it with a 2.5GW high-efficiency module production line
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August 12, 2022
Massachusetts governor Charlie Baker has signed on Thursday a climate bill that will bolster the growth of renewables project.
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August 12, 2022
ACWA Power posted strong H1 2022 results as it continues to divert its portfolio to renewables and low-carbon technologies.
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August 11, 2022
The US government Department of Energy is looking for public input into how US$675 million of funding for R&D into Critical Materials should be best directed.
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August 11, 2022
German project developer Energiequelle has entered the Polish renewables market with an eye on 30 projects with more than 1GW of capacity.
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August 11, 2022
EDF Renewable Energy has reached full power operation of its 457MW ‘Palen Solar Project’ located on public lands in the south of California.
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August 11, 2022
The financial adversity of India’s struggling distribution companies (Discoms) has been reflected in a significant downgrading in the latest rankings by the Ministry of Power, giving yet more concern for renewable energy players
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August 11, 2022
Michigan utility DTE Energy has signed an agreement with automaker Ford to supply 650MW of solar PV in Michigan.
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August 11, 2022
US solar tracker supplier Array Technologies has bounced back from a difficult 2021 by posting strong Q2 2022 financial results mainly due to its acquisition of STI Norland, while upcoming tailwinds could buoy its performance further still moving through the year.
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August 10, 2022
PV Tech Premium looks at the main drivers that drove solar PV in Chile in the last years and has risen as one of the leaders in the region.
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August 10, 2022
US solar tracker manufacturer FTC Solar has cut its net losses compared with last quarter and Q2 2021 but has seen its revenue collapse, blaming a hostile solar environment in the US that has seen project delays and cancellations, which it said it now hoped was coming to an end.
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August 10, 2022
US O&M provider Borrego has signed its first two utility-scale PV O&M contracts since finalising the sale of its development business unit.

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