Solar News

JinkoSolar secures three PPAs for 188 MW of solar from Mexico’s Federal Electricity Commission

JinkoSolar, one of the top Chinese solar power firms has signed a long term PPA with Mexico’s Federal Electricity Commission (Comision Federal de Electricidad). The deal includes three solar projects that were awarded in April’s inaugural power auction. JinkoSolar, which is a Tier-1 Chinese solar company, has acquired PPA for 188 MW of solar PV […]

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SECI invites bids for 10MW Solar PV Project at Paradip port Trust premises in Odisha

Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) on behalf of Paradip port Trust  is inviting bids for selection of EPC Contractor for Design, Engineering, procurement and Supply, construction and Erection, Testing, Commissioning, Associated Transmission system and comprehensive Operation and Maintenance for 10 years of grid connected 10 MW (AC) Solar PV Project at Paradip port […]

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Westfield with Alta Energy Integrating 820kW Solar System in The Village at Westfield Topanga

Westfield Corporation is integrating solar energy into its newest Los Angeles area property called The Village at Westfield Topanga. The 820 kilowatt (kW) solar system being developed in partnership with Alta Energy is expected to provide approximately 8% of the electricity used at the shopping center. This clean, renewable energy system brings Westfield’s solar capacity […]

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Solar powered vehicles to take tourist inside Bhitarkanika National Park

Solar power vehicles were seen playing inside the Bhitarkanika National Park when it was opened for tourist on Monday after three months.  Tourists will have to pay Rs 20 a person to travel on the green vehicle to the core areas of the forest. Speaking to TOI divisional forest Officer Bimal Prasan Acharya said that […]

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Sungrow Raises US$ 400 Million to Strengthen Core Solar Business

Chinese PV inverter manufacturer Sungrow has announced that it issued 120 million additional shares—raising US$400 million of additional capital to strengthen it solar core business. With this new stock offering, the company is expected to reinforce its financial strength, reduce financial risk, and optimize its financial structure. The US$400 million raised in equity capital will […]

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Tesla wagers on renewable energy, to acquire SolarCity for $2.6 billion

Elon Musk’s Tesla Motors Inc. has acquired solar panel installer SolarCity for USD 2.6 billion. Tesla to acquire SolarCity in an all-stock transaction, under the agreement SolarCity stockholders will receive 0.110 Tesla common shares per SolarCity share, valuing SolarCity common stock at $25.37 per share based on the 5-day volume weighted average price of Tesla […]

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Lucknow Collectorate goes solar, installs 135Kw PV plant

The Lucknow Collectorate on Sunday became the first collectorate in the district to be solar-powered. The solar plant includes 438 panels and four grid-connected solar inverters. This solar grid would produce energy for the next 25 years. The 135Kw solar plant installed at the cost of Rs 98 lakh will provide green power to the entire […]

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Ujaas Energy gets SP-1A Solar Energy Grading from CARE

Indore based Solar EPC Company, Ujaas Energy Limited (formerly M&B Swtichgears Limited) has received “SP-1A” grading for its system Integrated (PV) from CARE under the Ministry of New and Renewal Energy Scheme for accreditation of channel partners. “SP-1A” grading stands for the “Highest performance” and “Highest financial strength” Speaking on this occasion JMD, Ujaas Energy […]

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