Solar News

SolarCity Collaborates With PG&E For Distributed Energy Resource Projects

SolarCity and Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) collaborates to demonstrate how the coordinated use of solar smart inverters and behind the meter energy storage could provide enhanced benefits to the grid. PG&E has partnered with SolarCity to install smart inverters and battery storage systems for residential rooftop solar customers. The demonstrations will give an Idea how PG&E […]

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SECI issues NIT for 50 MW Solar PV Project at Manjeswar, Kerela

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a notice of interest (NIT) for 50 MW solar project in Kerela. SECI on behalf of THDC India Limited (THDCIL) invites sealed bids for selection of EPC Contractor for Design, Engineering, Supply, Erection, Testing, Commissioning and Operation and Maintenance for 10 years of grid connected 50 MW […]

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Tabuchi America announces Adjustable Solar-Plus-Storage Controls for Homes

Tabuchi America announced new functionalities to their residential system that will help customers optimize their solar investment. The four modes integrated in the system enable customers to prioritize their specific needs from their solar-plus-storage system, from reducing costs to ensuring reliable backup power. The company in a statement said that this level of control is […]

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Ciel et Terre Launches 72 Cell Solar Floats at Intersolar North America

Floating PV pioneer Ciel et Terre showcased its patented technology Hydrelio and launched 72 Cell Solar Floats at Intersolar North America. Launched in 2011 Hydrelio is a platform that allows standard solar PV panels to be installed on large man-made bodies of water such as industrial reservoirs, dams or irrigation ponds. Ciel et Terre is […]

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Aviation Ministry planning to build 146MW of solar across 143 airports

The Union Minister of Civil Aviation Ashok Gajapathi Raju recently reviewed the progress of energy and water conservation measures at Airports Authority of India (AAI) airports across the country. Airport Directors of 12important airports also attended the deliberations so that they could be sensitized to implement these initiatives at their respective airports.  The minister shared […]

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Sungage adds Sunpreme to its approved vendor list

Sungage Financial has added a High-Performance Bifacial module manufacturer, Sunpreme to its approved vendor list. Sunpreme offers Bifacial technology that allows the PV module to absorb light from both sides, increasing energy yield (kWh per kWp) and lowering the Levelized Cost Of Energy for all customers. Smart Modules with advanced optimization solution further accelerates kWh […]

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Canadian Solar introduces new 1500-Voltage Crystalline Solar Modules at Intersolar North America

Canadian Solar launched new 1500V System Voltage (“1500V”) crystalline solar module portfolio ahead of 2016 Intersolar North America Exhibition. The new Canadian Solar 1500V module portfolio has proven its performance under both IEC/UL standards for 1500V. The 1500V crystalline module, offered in two product types (60 cell configuration (CS6K – mono and CS6K – poly) and 72 […]

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