Solar Stocks Sector Close-Up

Investors - Research Green and Solar Stocks with a Directory of 900 Green Stocks; Includes Global Solar Stocks Solar Stocks Sector Close-Up

Investors - Research Green and Solar Stocks with a Directory of 900 Green Stocks; Includes Global Solar Stocks

POINT ROBERTS, WA and DELTA, BC -September 11, 2009 -, a leading global investor and industry portal for the renewable energy sector within, features a sector close-up on solar stocks, in addition to a preview of the global solar stocks directory.

Solar Stocks Sector Close-Up, Trading September 11, 2009

Akeena Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:AKNS) trading at $1.23, up $ 0.03, up (2.50%) 10:20am ET
Canadian Solar (NASDAQ: CSIQ) trading at $17.3, down 0.06 (0.35%) 10:21am ET
China Sunergy (NASDAQ: CSUN ) trading at $4.67, down 0.03 (0.64%)
Evergreen Solar Inc (NASDAQ:ESLR) trading at $1.95, up 0.01 (0.52%) 10:21am ET on news
First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) trading at $140.08, down 0.07 (0.05%) 10:31AM ET- trading as high as $143.50
GWS Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: GWSC), trading at $1.25, up$ 0.28 (28.87%)
JA Solar (Nasdaq: JASO) trading at $3.96, down 0.11 (2.70%) 10:32am ET
RENESOLA LTD (NYSE: SOL) trading at $ 6.19, up 0.07 (1.14%) 10:31am ET
SunPower Corporation (NasdaqGS: SPWRA) trading at$ 29.20, up $1.20 (4.29%) 10:33am ET
Yingli Green Energy (NYSE: YGE) trading at$13.36. down $ 0.23, down (1.69%) 10:35am ET
XsunX Inc: (OTCBB: XSNX) trading at .0.15, down 0.01 (5.63%)

Recent Solar Stocks news on and our green business news feed:
Evergreen Solar (Nasdaq: ESLR) Launches New Line of Solar Panels for the Off-Grid Market
GWS Technologies, Inc. Sees Benefits in Arizona Ruling on Renewable Energy

For investors following solar stocks, the website provides a comprehensive list of photovoltaic and solar stocks to research:

Read solar stocks commentary and the latest column of "Renewable and Solar Energy Perspectives" with J. Peter Lynch. Read his newest columns, the Solar Innovations series, looking at private companies in the sector:

Green Energy investors can research stocks with the Renewable Energy Stocks Directory, one of the most comprehensive directories online. The directory has close to 900 stocks and new stocks are added each month for investors following the sector. The complete renewable energy stocks directory features stocks listed on the TSX, OTC, NASDAQ, NYSE, AMEX, ASX, AIM markets and other leading exchanges. The directory includes info and links on Alternative Energy Funds, Biogas and Ethanol Stocks, Energy Efficiency Stocks, Flywheel Stocks, Fuel Cell Stocks, Geothermal Stocks, Hydrogen Production, Micro Turbine Stocks, Solar Stocks, Green Transportation, Wind Power and Wind Energy Stocks and Green Infrastructure Stocks.

Featured Green/Renewable Energy Stocks:

GWS Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: GWSC), an alternative energy company developing renewable energy solutions. GWS stands for GreenWindSolar. Our products and solutions are part of the new "microgeneration" movement that is transforming the way everyday people provide for their energy needs. Through a growing line of solar and wind-powered products ranging from handheld devices that can recharge an iPod to wind turbines for point-of-use alternative energy generation, GWS is leading the way in the emerging microgeneration marketplace. The company was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Magnegas Corporation (OTCBB:MNGA) is the producer of MagneGas(TM), a natural gas alternative and metal cutting fuel made from liquid waste such as sewage, sludge, manure and certain industrial and oil based liquid wastes. The Company's patented Plasma Arc Flow(TM) process gasifies liquid waste, creating a clean burning fuel that is essentially interchangeable with natural gas, but with lower green house gas emissions. MagneGas(TM) can be used for metal cutting, cooking, and heating or powering bi fuel automobiles.

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Photovoltaic & Solar Stocks Directory

3S Swiss Solar Systems AG (XETRA:S3V.DE; OTCPK: TSIJF) is the world's technological market leader for manual and semi-automatic production facilities for the manufacture of solar modules. In co-operation with partners, 3S Swiss Solar Systems also integrates its production facilities into full automatic, turnkey production lines. As a company dedicated to the solar industry, 3S Swiss Solar Systems plans and develops innovative, building-integrated solar systems. These are licensed to customers who apply production facilities from 3S Swiss Solar Systems or produced in the company's own manufacturing facilities. The know-how, which is accumulated from the conception and production of solar modules flows directly into the further development of the production facilities.

Abengoa (MCE:ABG.MC) Abengoa ( Spain) is a technology company that applies innovative solutions for sustainable development in the infrastructures, environment and energy sectors. It is a listed company with treasury stock of 2.574,77 million euro (14/12/2006) and is present in more than seventy countries where it operates with its five Business Units: Solar, Bioenergy, Environmental Services, Information Technologies, and Industrial Engineering and Construction.

Accelerate Power Systems Inc. (TSX:APS.V) AccelRate's objective is to become the licensor-of-choice to industry leaders in additional target markets, including portable, power tools, transportation, and mililitary applications. In addition, AccelRate will investigate further market opportunities for use of its unique, patented product. Additional opportunities exist to incorporate AccelRate technology. For example, other applications that could benefit by using AccelRate technology include solar and/or wind power systems, emergency systems, remote control toys, and others.

Acciona SA (MCE:ANA.MC) Spanish construction co with a new green building and environmental focus. 24MW solar panel plant in Moura Portugal, building 91MW solar power plant in Portugal. Subsidiary Solargenix was the system integrator and provider of the parabolic troughs for the 64MW Nevada 1 solar thermal plant (100,000 ft2 of parabolic mirrors 15' tall in 6 rows 1200' long) at Boulder City Nevada for Arizona Public Service Corp. In Spain the co sets up 'Solar Gardens' - 400 trackers with 279 owners of the individual trackers makes an interesting business model for building solar tracker parks

Acro Energy Technologies Corporation (TSX:ART.V) is focused on the consolidation and growth of renewable energy companies, primarily in the United States residential solar installation market. Acro Energy Technologies continues to evaluate suitable acquisition candidates across North America.

Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (NasdaqGS:AEIS) Advanced Energy® develops innovative power and control technologies that enable high-growth, plasma thin-film manufacturing processes worldwide, including semiconductors, flat panel displays, data storage products, solar cells, architectural glass, and other advanced product applications. Advanced Energy® also develops grid connect inverters for the solar energy market

Air Water International Corp. (OTCPK:AWTI) and its subsidiaries engage in the development and marketing of solar energy systems and systems for the extraction of drinking water from the air. It offers portable photovoltaic cells in leather and plastic cases for consumer electronic products; photovoltaic consumer energy panel products; and solar power systems to government and industrial users worldwide.

AIXTRON AG (OTCPK:AXTMF) AIXTRON's semiconductor product portfolio offers Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD), Atomic Vapor Deposition (AVD) and Chemical Vapor Deposition (CVD) systems with cutting-edge technology for Logic, DRAM, eDRAM, Flash, MIM and Thin Film Head applications.

Akeena Solar, Inc. (NASDAQCM:AKNS) Founded in 2001, Akeena Solar's philosophy is simple: We believe producing clean electricity directly from the sun is the right thing to do for our environment and economy. Akeena Solar has grown to become one of the largest installers of residential and small commercial solar power systems in the United States, serving customers directly in California, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut and Pennsylvania.

Aleo Solar (XETRA:AS1.DE; OTCPK:AEORF) Aleo solar AG, (Germany) with its sales and distribution facilities in Oldenburg (Lower Saxony) and manufacturing facility in Prenzlau (Brandenburg), was founded in September 2001 and manufactures solar modules based on silicon cells. The manufacturing facility in Prenzlau has an annual capacity of 90 megawatts and is thus one of the largest solar module production sites. In 2005, the company achieved a turnover of 106.9 million euros with around 230 employees. Since July 2006, aleo solar AG (DE000A0JM634) has been listed on the Prime Standard segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. By acquiring shares in the Brandenburg-based technology company Johanna Solar Technology GmbH, aleo solar AG has gained access to the promising future of thin-film technology.

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