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2014-09-24 16:21:51

Both companies provide resources for United Solar Initiative to carry our projects in Africa and Central America CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Schletter, a leading producer of solar mounting systems, metal fabrication production, and a supplier of engineering services, has donated $100,000 USD to United Solar Initiative Inc. (USI), a Chapel Hill based non-profit propagating solar energy among disadvantaged communities. Strata Solar, one of the nation's leading...

2014-09-24 12:23:43

TORONTO, Sept. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - EnerDynamic Hybrid Technologies Corp. (formerly MCM Capital One Inc.) ("EHT" or the "Company") (TSX-V: EHT) is pleased to announce that it has completed final connection, to the Ontario electricity grid, of a 500 Kilowatt AC solar PV system for E.S.Fox Ltd. (the "Project") under the Ontario Feed-in Tariff (FIT) program. The Project includes approximately 2,190 Jinko solar panels, Schletter racking and Santerno Inverters. The Project will be owned and...

2014-09-24 08:33:15

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chilicon Power announces the CP-100 Gateway, a 7" capacitive-touch tablet that provides powerline communication (PLC) to CP-250 microinverters with integrated Wi-Fi and zWave wireless modules. The CP-100 is a user friendly monitoring appliance for every residential and commercial solar array. Chilicon powerline communication has been built ground-up by former NASA engineers using advanced signal processing techniques and provides the most...

2014-09-23 16:22:30

Fluent Home, a leading provider of home automation and security products, has partnered with Sunrun to offer affordable solar energy services to eligible homeowners. SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fluent Home has begun a partnership with Sunrun, one of the nation's top solar energy providers. This partnership will bring the best of the home security and solar energy worlds together under one roof for California residents....

2014-09-23 12:23:59

DALLAS, September 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds Evolution and Economics of Solar PV Cells 2014 market research report spread across 75 pages and specifically targeted at industry professionals like power utility strategists, energy analysts, research managers, power sector manufacturers, power developers, investors in renewables systems and infrastructure, renewable energy developers, energy/power planning managers, energy/power development managers,...

2014-09-23 08:24:27

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. and ELM CITY, N.C., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HelioSage Energy, a national developer of utility scale solar projects, has announced the sale of a 40 megawatt AC (MW) solar PV project to Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK), the largest electric holding power company in the United States. The project, known as the Elm City Solar Facility, is presently under development in Elm City, North Carolina. When commissioned, it will be one of the largest solar PV facilities east...

2014-09-23 04:20:57

GUELPH, Ontario, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced the completion of the 1.2 MW (DC) solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant at Shibushichocho, Kagoshima Prefecture in Japan. Powered by Canadian Solar CS6P-255P modules, the plant will generate approximately 1,533MWh of clean, emission-less solar electricity per year. The electricity generated from the...

2014-09-22 08:23:13

Project is the largest to break ground in Honduras BAODING, China, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE), the largest vertically integrated photovoltaic ("PV") module manufacturer in the world, known as "Yingli Solar," today announced that it will supply over 24 megawatts (MW) of solar PV modules for the Pavana Solar Park, which is the largest solar power plant to break ground in Honduras. The project is owned by Energia Basica S.A....

2014-09-22 08:23:01

- 241 kW of Photovoltaic (PV) Micro-grids will Transform Nearly 8,000 Lives in 54 Remote Villages BELMONT, Calif. and CHENNAI, India, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE:SUNE), a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced a new project that will install 241 kilowatts (kW) of solar PV micro-grids with battery storage in 54 remote Indian villages, bringing cost effective electricity access to 7,800 off-grid...

2014-09-21 23:01:22

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Global Solar Glass Market: Focus on China (2014-19)" report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 China has the largest manufacturing base for solar modules in the world. In 2012, the solar glass production capacity in China accounted for 90% of the global solar glass production capacity. As of June 30, 2013, there were 58 solar glass manufacturers in China of which 38 produced ultra-clear photovoltaic raw glass. Xinyi...


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