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Heraeus bags Solar + Power Award 2016

Heraeus Photovoltaics, received the Solar + Power Award 2016 at a parallel event during the intersolar show in Munich, Germany for its new passivated emitter rear contact (PERC) backside tabbing paste. The award highlights company’s long-standing track record of innovation in PERC-solar cell technology. Heraeus’ winning product, the SOL326 Series, is a low-activity PERC back-side […]

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SPI Energy strengthens its senior management team with two key appointments

SPI Energy strengthened its senior management team with the appointment of Kevin Qi as Senior Vice President (“SVP”) and Minghua Zhao became as Chief Operating Officer (“COO”) of the Company’s China domestic business.  Qi will be in charge of corporate development and capital markets. Kevin Qi has more than 17 years of experience dealing with […]

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Hartek Power bags 330 Mw solar projects

India’s fastest growing EPC Company Hartek Power has bagged substation orders for 330-Mw solar projects across the country in the Q1 of the current FY. The Chandigarh based company has set a target of executing EPC for 500-Mw solar power projects to the grid 2016-17. The 330-Mw solar EPC orders include 10 substation projects of up to 132 Kv spread across […]

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SunPower secures 27 out of the total 33 awards under France’s ZNI Tender

SunPower has announced that it was selected to provide 39.1 megawatts of solar photovoltaic technology under the French government’s tender for supplying the country’s ZNI (non-interconnected zones) with renewable energy and storage. The company secured 27 out of the total of 33 awards, or 76 percent, under the tender program. As part of the tender […]

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Ecoplexus announces a 25 MW DC portfolio of projects across California

Ecoplexus has announced a 25 MW DC portfolio of projects across California.  The projects include carport and ground-mounted installations, connecting behind-the-meter at a number of state facilities. The project will provide clean energy to power the facilities, offset greenhouse gas emissions and reduce energy costs. Ecoplexus‘s portfolio will provide approximately 30.5 gigawatt-hours of clean electricity […]

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Canadian Solar sells solar power projects to Create Technology & Science in China

Canadian Solar announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, CSI Solar Power (China) Inc. has entered into a project sale agreement, pursuant to which, Create Technology & Science has agreed to purchase Canadian Solar’s operating solar power projects in Funing County, Jiangsu Province, China for approximately USD 32.8 million). The project sale agreement will become effective after […]

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ReneSola Connects 26MW Solar Projects to UK Grid

ReneSola has announced the completion and grid connection of six utility-scale projects in the United Kingdom. These projects have a combined capacity of approximately 26 MW.  ReneSola managed the design and construction of these projects, and will provide ongoing operation and maintenance services until final acceptance. Powered by ReneSola’s Virtus II modules, the six projects […]

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SPI Energy signs non-binding framework agreement with GSR GO Scale Capital

SPI Energy, a global provider of photovoltaic (PV) solutions has signed a non-binding framework agreement with private equity firm GSR GO Scale Capital Advisors for the issue of US$500 million convertible bonds by the Company. GSR GO Scale Capital will act as an investment advisor to bond holders in order to build the largest capacity […]

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Jua Solar joins Global Off-Grid Lighting Association (GOGLA)

Jua Solar joined Global Off-Grid Lighting Association (GOGLA). GOGLA promotes clean, quality off-grid energy solutions to benefit society and businesses in developing countries. The story behind Jua began with a group of solar energy trailblazers, sharing the common goal of producing, creating, and offering reliable cutting-edge solar energy products, with unparalleled quality and design said […]

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