Power Plants

November 26, 2010
An existing wind farm in Lincolnshire, owned and operated by Ecotricity has received planning permission by East Lindsey Council to build a 1MW PV power plant on the same site. Groundbreaking on the 4.7 acre (1.9 hectare) site is expected in the next few weeks with grid connection planned in March, 2011. Although other plants have received or are close to receive planning approval, the Ecotricity project could be one of the first utility-scale projects to be commissioned in the UK.
November 26, 2010
A recently established arm of String Ribbon technology user, Sovello has completed its first commercial scale project.
November 26, 2010
Based on new shipment data from market research firm IMS Research, solar inverter shipments in 2010 have already topped 15.4GW.
November 25, 2010
A roof usage agreement has been struck by S.A.G. Solarstrom with an unidentified European logistics
November 25, 2010
Schott Solar is expecting the Greek market to nearly double in 2011.
November 25, 2010
Sinosol has completed the grid connection of its 2.7MWp solar power plant in Engstingen-Haid, Germany. The company developed and constructed the power plant utilizing 12,400 Yingli solar modules and SMA central inverters.
November 24, 2010
Solyndra has announced a multi-year sales agreement with Sika Services AG.
November 24, 2010
Northern States Metals Solar FlexRack has been chosen as the mounting hardware for two Canadian solar PV projects. The Elmsley Solar Project, consisting of two 12MW sites, and the St. Isidore Project, a 12MW solar PV project, are currently under development with the help of the Government of Ontario’s Renewable Energy Standard Offer Program (RESOP).
November 24, 2010
Martifer Solar started construction in October on two new PV plants in Northern Italy, which combined will produce 3.1MW (DC) of power. The first plant located in the province of Cremona is a 1MW (DC) fixed structure constructed on around 6 acres of land; a result of an investment by a local farm that separated its businesses into renewable energies.
November 24, 2010
Solarpack and Codelco are set to construct what they heralds as South America’s first industrial solar PV plant in Chile. The Calama Solar 3 project consists of a 1MW solar PV installation, which will be built across 15 acres of land with 4,080 silicon PV modules installed on single shaft trackers. The solar PV plant is expected to generate 2.69GWh of electricity per year, which will primarily power the mining company facilities in Chuquicamata, Chile.

Subscribe to Newsletter

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Webinars
January 26, 2022
Free Webinar
Solar Media Events
February 23, 2022
London, UK
Solar Media Events
March 8, 2022
London, UK
Solar Media Events
March 23, 2022
Austin, Texas, USA
Solar Media Events
March 29, 2022
Lisbon, Portugal