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Developers Take Innovative Approaches to Alternative Energy Production

Demand for solar energy is on the rise around the world. In the U.S., the second quarter of 2021 has also seen impressive gains in implementation of solar. According to the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), the U.S. installed 5.7 gigawatts (GWdc) of solar PV capacity in Q2 2021 to reach 108.7 GWdc of total […]

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SPI Energy acquires 50% equity interest in two solar projects from Japan-based EastAsia Group

SPI Energy has acquired 50% equity interest in two solar projects currently under construction with combined capacity of 3.98 MW, from Japan-based EastAsia Group Co., Ltd. The Projects are located approximately 50 kilometers east of Tokyo in Chiba Prefecture and each with capacity of 1.99 MW, are currently under construction. The Projects are under certain […]

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SPI Energy Completes 2.4MW Nishiura Power Plant In Japan And Connects It To The Grid

SPI Energy ‘s wholly owned Japanese subsidiary, SPI Solar Japan has completed the 2.4MW Nishiura power plant in Japan’s Ibaraki Prefecture and connected it to the grid. This was the first distributed generation PV project undertaken by SPI Japan in September 2014 and covered all aspects of the plant’s development, construction and operation. The utility-scale […]

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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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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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SPI Energy enters into strategic partnership with General Energy Solutions

SPI Energy has entered into strategic partnership with General Energy Solutions (GES) in Japan. Under the partnership agreement, SPI Energy’s wholly owned Japanese subsidiary, SPI Solar Japan G.K. (“SPI Japan”), will provide local technical support and sales services to GES and deliver more than 15 megawatts (“MW”) of project sales in 2016 and 5MW in […]

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SPI Energy connects four distributed generation projects of 12.8MW to the grid in China

SPI Energy has announced that it has successfully completed and connected four distributed generation (DG) projects totaling 12.8 megawatts (MW) to the grid in China. The Company was responsible for the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of all the DG solar energy projects. Solarbao.com, SPI Energy’s e-commerce and investment platform, provided financial leasing services. The […]

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