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2014-09-16 04:20:40

GUELPH, Ontario, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that it has been awarded a module supply agreement to provide 1.5 MW of photovoltaic ("PV") modules to Kawar Energy for a rooftop solar power project located in a university in Amman, Jordan. "We made the decision to work with Canadian Solar on the largest solar power rooftop project in Jordan as we...

2014-09-16 04:20:25

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, September 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Solar-diesel hybrid solutions may hold the answer to reducing fuel costs and increasing energy security for Saudi Arabia's agricultural sector. The poultry industry, in particular, could benefit from hybridizing diesel generators with solar photovoltaic systems, as attendees discussed at a recently held roundtable in Riyadh. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140908/705433 ) "Hybrid solar-diesel...

2014-09-15 20:21:04

Company Currently Building 350-MW Fab to Meet Ongoing Demand for its Solar Technology SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR), a leading solar technology and energy services provider, today announced that it has manufactured its one billionth high efficiency solar cell. This milestone was achieved 11 years after the company started manufacturing its A-300 solar cell in its first fabrication facility (Fab). Today, SunPower operates two Fabs...

2014-09-15 12:22:22

BRIGHTON, Mich., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Clean Green Energy LLC (CGE) said today the U.S. Patent Office has issued the company a patent that covers the WIND e20® vertical axis wind turbine. The patent for invention number 8,823,199 is for a fluid driven turbine that uses a rotor which rotates at an axis transverse to the fluid flow. "The WIND e20® is the face of distributed wind power in the future," said Bryan Zaplitny, president and CEO of CGE. Wind-powered electrical...

2014-09-15 08:23:40

-- Revised lease significantly reduces monthly rent obligations beginning in June 2015 LAKE FOREST, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: QTWW), a global leader in natural gas storage systems, integration, and vehicle system technologies, today announced it has entered into an amended and restated lease agreement for its facilities located in Lake Forest, California, comprising an aggregate of 156,374 square feet, which...

2014-09-15 08:23:33

-- Company to acquire and construct three solar facilities CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy today announced a $500 million commitment to a major expansion of solar power in North Carolina. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140915/146043 This culminates the company's request for proposals (RFP) issued in February 2014 for new solar capacity. It will help Duke Energy further its commitment to renewable energy, diversify its energy portfolio and meet North...

2014-09-15 04:20:33

CASTRO VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Solar Company is happy to announce a new partnership with Hall of Fame football player, Ronnie Lott. Lott and his wife Karen had a 26kW system installed on their Bay Area home which helps them save money on electricity while showing their commitment to living a greener life. "After my experience with The Solar Company, I can tell you that I've joined a winning team" expressed Lott. Lott's enthusiasm for switching to solar...

2014-09-14 12:20:31

DALLAS, Sept. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds "2014 Market Research Report on Global Vertical Axis Wind Turbine Industry" and "2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Wind Turbine Casting Industry" reports to its research database. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140912/145717 "2014 Market Research Report on Global Vertical Axis Wind Turbine Industry" is a professional and in-depth research report on the China Vertical Axis Wind Turbine...

2014-09-12 16:21:48

NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The American Solar Energy Society (ASES) is proud to announce that the largest annual grassroots solar event in the nation will be taking place at the beginning of next month - October 4-5, 2014. Attending the tour will allow communities across the country the opportunity to see new and innovative technologies locally that will benefit the environment on a global level. Americans have a voice in how they get their energy. Visiting homes on the...

2014-09-11 20:22:24

DUBLIN, Ireland, September 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/sn3h54/global_geothermal) has announced the addition of the "Global Geothermal Heat Pump Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/sn3h54/global_geothermal ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global Geothermal Heat Pump Industry Report 2014 is a...


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Incoming Solar Radiation Impacts By Various Weather Cycles
2012-07-23 11:19:47

The above image looks at the month of March for the three cycles known as Normal Phase, El-Nino, and La-Nina. The data was recorded for the city of Austin Texas. Remember this is just data for one month during these cycles. Normal: During this cycle incoming solar activity was upwards to 60% efficient for the month, producing enough solar energy that only 40% of the month would have not had strong incoming radiation. EL-Nino: This phase provided the area with an extended number of...

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