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2014-10-16 08:23:59

SHANGHAI, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that JinkoSolar Power Co., Ltd. ("Jinko Power"), a subsidiary of the Company has signed a PV project development agreement with the government of Shicheng County, Ganzhou City, Jiangxi Province to develop 200MW PV power plant. The project will require an aggregate investment amount of approximately...

2014-10-15 16:23:29

LONDON, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- REPORT HIGHLIGHTSThe global market for alternative solar technologies was valued at $12.6 billion in 2012. This market is estimated to grow to more than $22.8 billion by the end of 2018 from a value of about $13.9 billion in 2013, a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 10.5% for the five-year period, 2013 to 2018. This report provides:Quantification and explanation of market trends in the various non-crystalline silicon solar cell technologies...

2014-10-15 12:24:05

LONDON, Oct. 15. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile phone and Laptop sales have increased consistently by double digits in the last years, now with the presence of Smartphones and Tablet PCs this trend will boost in the following years. This new age of communications, information and portability would have not been possible without energy storage solutions to power these portable devices. Lithium batteries are currently the dominant technology in the energy storage space; this is...

2014-10-15 08:24:17

Founding Partner Michael Powers' educational presentations to these organizations on the incentives and financing for non-profit institutions has helped several of them to deploy solar and cut energy costs significantly SAN DIEGO, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stellar Solar, one of California's leading commercial and residential solar installers since 1998 has installed systems on several faith-based organizations in San Diego County. They recently installed a 73-kW PV solar...

2014-10-15 04:21:01

GUELPH, Ontario, Canada, Oct. 15, 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 executed a sales contract to supply photovoltaic (PV) modules to two utiliy scale projects totaling 146.4 MWp in Honduras. These two projects, entitled Project Developer/EPC Solar Power S.A. de C.V. (SOPOSA) and Companía Hondurena de Energia Solar S.A. de C.V. (COHESSA), will be...

2014-10-14 23:00:22

Reflective of the growing popularity and increasing growth of solar nationwide, many of America’s leading Fortune 100 companies continue to significantly ramp up their use of clean solar energy, according to the 3rd annual Solar Means Business report, which was released today by the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA). WASHINGTON, DC (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Reflective of the growing popularity and increasing growth of solar nationwide, many of America’s leading Fortune 100...

2014-10-14 12:32:05

ALAMEDA, Calif., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blymyer Engineers, the nation's leading solar design firm, announced today the cumulative effect of its engineering designs for solar projects has reduced carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions nationally by 1,171,000 metric tons per year, or a whopping 26,933,000 metric tons over the lifetime of these solar projects. According to EPA removing just one million metric tons of CO2 from the atmosphere is equal to the emissions from cars driving...

2014-10-14 08:24:15

An easy to install, all-inclusive, cost effective device for residential installations. BETHEL, Conn., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After a highly successful introduction, Solar Data Systems, Inc. will launch the Solar-Log 350 & GE Meter at the upcoming Solar Power International Tradeshow on October 20-23 in Las Vegas, Nevada. This first of a new series, is specially designed for the residential PV market and is engineered for simple installation. The compact design consists of...

2014-10-14 08:23:54

BELMONT, Calif., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced new zero white space (ZWS) solar module technology. The technology can increase solar module power output by up to 15%, effectively decreasing the total system cost by up to 8%. "SunEdison's ZWS technology is a major achievement that will significantly reduce the cost of solar energy," said Dave Ranhoff, president...

2014-10-13 08:22:29

SHANGHAI, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the PV industry, today announced that it will supply 21.5MW PV solar modules for the construction of the Searchlight solar project located near Searchlight, NV, approximately 50 miles south of Las Vegas. The project was acquired by an affiliate of D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments, L.L.C. (DESRI) and Bright Plain Renewable Energy (BPRE), two investors...


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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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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.