Archive for the ‘Solar’ Category

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Solar Tariffs Seen to Cause 14% Price Spike for Chinese Panels

Posted on June 20th, 2014 by

Solar Tariffs Seen to Cause 14% Price Spike for Chinese Panels Prices for Chinese solar panels exported into the U.S. are seen to climb by[...]
SunPower Join Hands with Admirals Bank for $200 M Residential Solar Loan Initiative

SunPower Join Hands with Admirals Bank for $200 M Residential Solar Loan Initiative

Posted on June 18th, 2014 by

SunPower Join Hands with Admirals Bank for $200 M Residential Solar Loan Initiative SunPower and Admirals Bank announced a $200 million loan program for residential[...]
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US Closes Solar Tariff Loophole, More Duties Imposed to Chinese Solar Panel Makers

Posted on June 5th, 2014 by

US Closes Solar Tariff Loophole, More Duties Imposed to Chinese Solar Panel Makers The U.S. Department of Commerce announced early this week that it would[...]
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First Solar Joins Developers Claiming Dumping Probe is Flawed

Posted on May 22nd, 2014 by

First Solar Joins Developers Claiming Dumping Probe is Flawed First Solar Inc., one of the biggest suppliers of PV panels in India, opposed court findings[...]
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India to Bring Solar Lighting to Every Home by 2019

Posted on May 20th, 2014 by

India to Bring Solar Lighting to Every Home by 2019 India’s new government plans to harness solar power to enable each home to run at[...]
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China Aims for 70GW of Solar Power to Cut Coal Reliance

Posted on May 19th, 2014 by

China Aims for 70GW of Solar Power to Cut Coal Reliance China, the world’s top carbon emitter, is looking to speed up solar power development,[...]
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Surge in Solar Jobs Takes Renewable Energy Employment to 6.5 Million

Posted on May 14th, 2014 by

Surge in Solar Jobs Takes Renewable Energy Employment to 6.5 Million Solar Industry employment surged by two-thirds, driven by Chinese and Japanese expansion that helped[...]
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Obama Pledges $2B in Energy Efficiency Funding, Commends Wal-Mart’s Solar Roofs

Posted on May 12th, 2014 by

Obama Pledges $2B in Energy Efficiency Funding, Commends Wal-Mart’s Solar Roofs President Obama took the stage at a Wal-Mart store in Mountain View, California, to[...]
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Shunfeng Acquires Suntech to Become Top Solar Supplier

Posted on April 30th, 2014 by

Shunfeng Acquires Suntech to Become Top Solar Supplier Shunfeng Photovoltaic International Ltd. has acquired Wuxi Suntech Power for $480 million to rejoin the ranks of[...]
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GE Invests $24 Million in India’s Largest Solar Plant

Posted on April 29th, 2014 by

GE Invests $24 Million in India’s Largest Solar Plant General Electric Co. is putting $24 million in Welspun Energy Ltd., India’s biggest solar power plant.[...]
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Google and SunPower Form $250 Million Solar Lease Plan

Posted on April 25th, 2014 by

Google and SunPower Form $250 Million Solar Lease Plan SunPower Corp., the second-biggest solar manufacturer in the U.S., and Google Inc. are forming a $250[...]
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Solar City Resumes Storage Applications in California

Posted on April 18th, 2014 by

SolarCity Resumes Storage Applications in California SolarCity Corp., the biggest U.S. solar power provider by market value, will resume applications to connect energy-storage systems in[...]
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Solar Demand Catalyst for 9 Percent Rise in Clean Energy Investments

Posted on April 17th, 2014 by

Solar Demand Catalyst for 9 Percent Rise in Clean Energy Investments Clean energy investment surged by 9 percent in the first quarter on high demand[...]
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Crowd-Funded US Rooftop Solar May Reach $5 Billion in Five Years

Posted on April 10th, 2014 by

Crowd-Funded US Rooftop Solar May Reach $5 Billion in Five Years Crowdfunding may give the rooftop solar sector $5 billion worth of investments within five[...]
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Solar Frontier Sets Another Record for PV Efficiency

Posted on April 3rd, 2014 by

Solar Frontier Sets Another Record for PV Efficiency In a joint research effort with the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO), Solar Frontier[...]