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Partnership with BPS Asset Management
Submitted on: 02/27/15, 12:48 PM
BPS Asset Management is looking for 2 to 3 companies to partner with to help build out more of their software to span the entire solar project lifecycle. For a demo or access to the demo site, please contact ben@bpsAssetManagement.com

ECOFASTEN SOLAR WILL BE AT PV AMERICA
Submitted on: 02/27/15, 06:35 AM
Stop by booth #211 and see what's new

First Solar, Inc. Successfully Completes The Atlas 25+ Testing Program
Submitted on: 02/26/15, 02:30 PM
The Atlas 25+ protocol is a proprietary multi-dimensional durability test program designed to subject photovoltaic modules to the environmental degradation stresses, which can be expected over long-term service.

Panama confirms 80MW of installed PV solar capacity as the country moves to diversify its power matrix
Submitted on: 02/26/15, 02:17 PM
Panama continues to see a 6.0% energy consumption growth rate year on year and continues to seek new and cost effective ways to meet this demand.

REC Group and Sunrun Increase Solar Panel Supply Agreement to 100 Megawatts
Submitted on: 02/26/15, 01:54 PM
"REC is committed to consistently delivering volume quantities of its high quality panels"

NRG Home Solar Has Launched Operations in North Carolina
Submitted on: 02/26/15, 01:39 PM
NRG Home Solar Expands into "Tar Heel" state; Brings New Solar Jobs to Region

SEIA Applauds Decision to Veto Anti-Solar Bill in West Virginia
Submitted on: 02/26/15, 01:27 PM
This legislation would have had the practical effect of stymying – if not killing – the growth of rooftop solar in West Virginia.

CALIFORNIA FOOD DISTRIBUTOR GOES SOLAR, SAVES BIG
Submitted on: 02/26/15, 01:25 PM
The new 176-kilowatt (kW) solar system at Tiao Peng Trading, Inc. in Hayward, CA will eliminate the company's steep electric bills and yield approximately $2 million in savings over the life of the system.

Hitachi and Demansys Launched Demonstration of "CrystEna" Energy Storage System
Submitted on: 02/26/15, 01:22 PM
The first North American deployment of CrystEna

Boost for Scotland's renewables industry from first UK green power auction
Submitted on: 02/26/15, 01:07 PM
In total, 11 of 27 renewables projects which will receive a contract for the electricity they produce are in Scotland – enough to power the equivalent of more than 600,000 homes ---- Offshore wind project allocated funding – laying foundations of new industry ---- Onshore wind now around 10% cheaper than nuclear power

Solar gets little in Government's new auction system
Submitted on: 02/26/15, 01:03 PM
Most popular and soon-cheapest renewable loses out in scheme which favours big players. ‘Disappointing but predictable' result requires change to next October auction

Outcomes of First CfD Allocation Round – REA Reaction
Submitted on: 02/26/15, 01:00 PM
While welcoming the conclusion of the Allocation round in line with the intended timetable, the REA has consistently expressed concerns regarding the implementation of CfD policy and how the allocation process operates.

IRENA workshop to develop energy storage roadmap, expand renewable energy worldwide
Submitted on: 02/26/15, 12:57 PM
Experts from politics, industry and science gather at Energy Storage Europe to discuss plans for the expansion of global renewable energy storage

Siemens highlights cost-cutting innovations for offshore wind at European trade show
Submitted on: 02/26/15, 12:55 PM
New advancements in wind turbine technology ---- Major breakthrough in reducing grid access costs ---- Innovative offshore logistics concepts for turbine maintenance

Panasonic Developing Comprehensive, Smart Energy Solution For Cellular Towers and Wi-Fi Sites
Submitted on: 02/26/15, 10:25 AM
Working with PowerOasis, Panasonic highlights Green Tower solution that integrates smart energy generation, storage and remote asset management software

Array Technologies Secures Supply Agreement for 104 MW (dc) Utah Red Hills Renewable Park
Submitted on: 02/26/15, 06:59 AM
Scatec Solar Contracts Array Technologies and Swinerton Renewable Energy to Build Utah's largest solar plant

Ballard Reports Q4, Full Year 2014 Results & 2015 Outlook
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 08:20 PM
VANCOUVER, CANADA – Ballard Power Systems today announced consolidated financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31st, 2014 and full year 2014.

SunEdison To Bring Electricity To 20 Million People By 2020
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 04:16 PM
-- Announces goal to electrify underserved communities at New York Summit on rural electrification

Nearly 700 Megawatts of Energy Storage Capacity Have Been Announced in 2014-2015, According to Navigant Research Tracker
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 04:12 PM
The popularity of lithium ion technology continues to rise, report concludes

DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions and TSEC Engineering Enable New High-Efficiency Solar Panel
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 04:07 PM
Optimizing Solar Power Output and Long-Term Reliability

USP Analyst Breaks Down 2015 Solar Market Catalysts
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 04:04 PM
With changes in the US economy in 2015, A USP analyst breaks down the solar market which economic factors will play a big role in this year.

AMERICAN CONSORTIUM MAKES SIGNIFICANT PURCHASE OF ORENDA 51kW TURBINES
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 04:02 PM
The UK and Italy earmarked for anticipated growth ----Investment underpins Orenda claim for manufacturing ‘best in class' financial return wind turbine system for investment

SEIA Urges West Virginia Governor to Veto Legislation
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 04:00 PM
To veto HB 2201, which could jeopardize the future of rooftop solar in the state by rewriting West Virginia's net-metering policies

GREENSOLVER LAUNCHES BLADE INSPECTION SERVICE
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 03:58 PM
Privileged partnership with Cornis Blade Inspection camera provides cost effective wind turbine blade inspection service that eliminates increasing industry inspection inefficiencies

TÜV Rheinland PTL Tests Racking Systems & Solar Trackers to New Standards
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 03:44 PM
Racking Systems Must Be Tested to ANSI/UL 2703 by July 2016; Solar Tracker Conformance to UL Subject 3703 & IEC 62817 Available at Same Location

40% PARTICIPATION INCREASE AT ENERGY STORAGE EUROPE 2015
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 03:18 PM
Three weeks before the start of Energy Storage Europe at the fairgrounds in Düsseldorf, Germany, the event already exceeds expectations.

Proterra Introduces Extended-Range Electric Bus, Flexible Battery System
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 03:11 PM
New product options can be customized to meet specific route needs

RENUSOL AMERICA ACHIEVES HIGHEST FIRE RATINGS FOR ROOFTOP MOUNTING SYSTEM IN ACCORDANCE WITH UL1703 FOR TYPE 1, 2 & 3 MODULES
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 03:08 PM
~Renusol VS ‘One Size Fits All' Pitched Roof System Receive Certification Without Additional Parts or Components Required~

Trina Solar State Key Laboratory Testing Center Receives TUV Rheinland Power Measurement Uncertainty Assessment Service Certificate
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 02:55 PM
Trina Solar is the First Solar Company to Receive Certificate

Indian Solar Installations Totaled 883 MW in 2014; Breakout Year Ahead
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 12:12 PM
Breakout year ahead for India solar installations, after three years of stagnant growth

Graco AFD Announces the Therm-O-Flow® Bulk Hot Melt System for the Glass Industry
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 10:50 AM
With material throughput capability 200 percent greater than the leading competitor

Grid Edge Executive Council Welcomes 6 New Members, Including Duke Energy and SunEdison
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 07:44 AM
Duke Energy, EPRI, 3M, Embertec, Enphase Energy and SunEdison join the growing group of leaders.

WINAICO launches patented SiC HeatCap technology and 300 W series at PV Expo
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 07:29 AM
WINAICO launches patented micro-crack preventing HeatCap technology with SiC, and the highest power density 300 W monocrystalline PV modules at PV Expo 2015

Nominations for MENASOL Awards 2015 are now open
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 03:41 AM
The Award Winning Middle East & North Africa Solar Conference & Expo is organizing for the first time the MENASOL Awards 2015 to celebrate CSP and PV companies in their effort to develop solar power in the region.

Qt for Device Creation on Toradex Modules
Submitted on: 02/25/15, 01:57 AM
In this joint webinar from Toradex and The Qt Company, you learn how to leverage the latest Qt to create beautiful cross-platform programs. Based on native C++, Qt allows for maximum performance on embedded devices.

World Smart Energy Week 2015 opening tomorrow in Tokyo
Submitted on: 02/24/15, 09:57 AM
Reed Exhibitions Japan will be opening the doors to World Smart Energy Week 2015

APS, Glenn International announce partnership in Caribbean, Central America markets
Submitted on: 02/24/15, 09:22 AM
APS microinverters will be represented by Glenn International in the Caribbean and Central America regions, in a first-time partnership between the companies. The agreement extends APS's product reach in the fast-growing Latin America solar market.

Revolving Fund for Community-Based Solar Projects Completes Third Crowdfunding Campaign
Submitted on: 02/24/15, 08:09 AM
Nonprofit raises over $120,000 for solar energy fund from donors in 22 countries

PROINSO Launches EPM Partnership Program in South East Asia on the back of supplying 5MW in Manila
Submitted on: 02/24/15, 08:09 AM
PROINSO has recently supplied 5 MW for a project in MANILA which included SMA Tripower inverters. The company will be taking part in the event that will be held from February 27th to March 1st organized by the British Embassy in Manila.

IST partners with Clean Energy Distribution LLC
Submitted on: 02/24/15, 07:49 AM
Integrated Solar Technology, LLC (IST), announces its most recent strategic distribution partnership with Clean Energy Distribution, LLC.

Sustainability Live announces new programme of CPD workshops and seminars
Submitted on: 02/24/15, 06:24 AM
Free-to-attend programme of CPD certified energy and sustainability workshops and seminars 21 to 23 April 2015 NEC Birmingham sustainabilitylive.com/seminars

Ballard Closes Technology Solutions Transaction With Volkswagen Group
Submitted on: 02/23/15, 05:45 PM
Ballard Power Systems today announced that the Company has successfully closed the Technology Solutions transaction previously announced on February 11th with Volkswagen Group for an aggregate amount of approximately US$80 million.

MiaSolé Partners with McElroy Metal to Sell a Solar Roof System durable in Extreme Wind and Seismic
Submitted on: 02/23/15, 11:06 AM
MiaSolé Hi-Tech, a subsidiary of Hanergy, announced a partnership with McElroy Metal to sell MiaSolé FLEX series, thin film solar modules as part of McElroy Metal's solar panel solutions. The MiaSolé thin film modules carry an industry leading 15.5% efficiency rating with a simple peel-and-stick app

EnerVault Selected to Present at CleanEquity Monaco 2015
Submitted on: 02/23/15, 10:50 AM
CleanEquity Monaco 2015 on March 5th & 6th at the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco

Sunverge Achieves Key Energy Storage Milestone
Submitted on: 02/23/15, 10:48 AM
Leading Supplier of Distributed Energy Storage Solutions Surpasses 4MWh of Installed Capacity

Toshiba Corporation: Kenya's Largest Geothermal Power Complex Starts Commercial Operation
Submitted on: 02/23/15, 10:46 AM
Toshiba is the world leader in geothermal power, accounting for 24% of total installed capacity.

Apple to Invest €1.7 Billion in New European Data Centres
Submitted on: 02/23/15, 10:44 AM
State-of-the-art facilities in Ireland and Denmark will run on 100 percent renewable energy

BlackRock Announces Infrastructure Partnership with EDF Renewable Energy and Purchase of 50% Interest in 200MW Hereford Wind Project, Texas
Submitted on: 02/23/15, 10:41 AM
BlackRock operates one of the largest renewable power investment platforms in the world with over $1.5 billion of AUM and commitments.

RBI Solar Partnered with Conti on PSE&G Landfill Solar Project
Submitted on: 02/23/15, 10:37 AM
RBI Solar has supplied the racking for the 11.18MW-dc Kinsley Solar Farm in Deptford, New Jersey. A total of 3,495 pre-cast ballast blocks were used to pre-assemble the racking before shipping to the job site.

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