Incentives, imports and storage – the implications for CPV

Following the webinar ‘What is the next step for CPV commercialization in the US', PV Insider got the thoughts of Lewis Fraas and Andy Skumanich on topics such as energy storage, cheap imports and the role of incentives.

Varian Solion Ion Implant Gains Strong PV Market Traction Worldwide

In just over one year since its formal launch, Solion ion implant technology from Varian Semiconductor Equipment Associates Inc. ("Varian") (NASDAQ: VSEA) is being adopted in high volume manufacturing by PV cell manufacturers worldwide.

Quality Standard of the Network DERlab for Outdoor Tests Allows Reliable Benchmarking of PV modules

At a workshop of the conference of the International Solar Energy Society in Kassel, Germany, leading research institutes from Europe and the USA adopted a new draft for an outdoor test standard for photovoltaic modules yesterday.

Corvus Energy's AT6500 Module is the New Standard in Battery Power and Safety

Corvus Energy's 6.5 kWh batteries are the world's most powerful and safest lithium-polymer batteries

Present and future: cost reduction and new opportunities now central to thin film

PV Insider have announced that cost reduction and new opportunities are the two central themes of the 4th Thin Film Solar Summit USA (1-2 December, San Francisco).

NorthWestern Energy Signs Agreement with OwnEnergy for Montana Community Wind Farm

Butte, MT – September 1, 2011¬ – NorthWestern Energy (NYSE: NWE), and OwnEnergy, Inc., a developer of Community Wind projects, today announced that they have signed a 25-year Qualifying Facility Agreement, for the 9.7 megawatt Two Dot Wind Farm. The project is located in Wheatland County, near the town of Two Dot, about 90 miles NW of Billings.

NRG Systems Introduces Complete Solar Resource Assessment System

NRG Systems, leading manufacturer of wind measurement equipment for the global wind industry, has brought its product leadership and technical expertise to the solar industry with the introduction of a complete solar resource assessment system. Like its complete measurement systems developed for wind measurement, the NRG Systems solar resource assessment system includes tower, sensors, data logger and communications module—everything a developer needs to assess a site's solar potential.

Solyndra To File For Bankruptcy, Despite $535 Million DOE Guarantee

Solyndra, a California-based thin film solar company that received a $535 million loan guarantee from the US Department of Energy, has halted operations and plans to file for bankruptcy. Solyndra is the third US solar manufacturer to close its doors in less than a month, and like Evergreen Solar and SpectraWatt before it, Solyndra says it is unable to compete with larger rivals in Asia, as the price of solar panels continues to drop. President Obama visited Solyndra's DOE-supported facility in May 2010 to promote the agency's investments in renewable energy. The company's failure will undoubtedly fuel the fires of the administration's critics. For several months Republicans have been calling for an investigation into how Solyndra was chosen to receive a loan guarantee.

Sollega InstaRack now installed in over 20 U.S. States

The Sollega InstaRack, a fully ballasted solar racking system for commercial flat-roofs is now installed in over 20 U.S. States.

Second Wind Achieves Fifth Consecutive Ranking on Inc. 5000

Market leadership, growth in adoption of Triton Sonic Wind Profiler boost company's ranking

Georgia home owners push for new solar law after HOA fight

A would-be solar home owner who lives in Duluth, Georgia, Marc Rhodes, wants to install solar panels on the rear of his house. His HOA Board decided they would not allow him to install solar panels on his home.

Marketing the all-electric Nissan LEAF - T3PR Technology Section Conference

Scott Stevens, former vice president, corporate communications, Nissan Americas to speak on how they marketed the new Nissan LEAF, an all-electric car

Cost Effective PV Operations and Maintenance Strategies

Despite a struggling economy, the US solar photovoltaic market will double in 2011, and is forecast to become the third largest solar PV market, according to a recent report.

Long-lasting power supply without further expense for federal control vehicles

BAG, The German Federal Office for Goods and Transport conducts many control tasks around the country and has been wanting a stabile, long-lasting power supply for vehicles staying on the road throughout the day. Now they have it.

MAGE SOLAR Expanding Into Latin America and Caribbean

Complete system provider continues global expansion with sales team to serve business partners in South and Central America plus Caribbean Islands

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