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2014-08-26 08:24:35

Partnership provides next generation solar conversion solution, enabled by high performance Gallium Nitride (GaN) power conversion products GOLETA, Calif., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transphorm Inc. announced today that it is partnering with Tata Power Solar, to introduce India's most efficient solar inverter using Transphorm's patented EZ-GaN(TM )technology. This collaboration enhances Tata Power Solar's position as a solar solutions and technology leader, by launching inverters...

2014-08-26 08:23:56

CHANGZHOU, China, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) ("Trina Solar" or the "Company"), a global leader in photovoltaic ("PV") modules, solutions, and services, today announced its unaudited financial results for the second quarter of 2014. Second Quarter 2014 Financial and Operating Highlights -- Solar module shipments were 943.3 MW during the second quarter of 2014, compared to 558.0 MW in the first quarter of 2014, an increase of 69.1% -- Net...

2014-08-25 08:22:14

New 2014 Solar Investment to Increase Verizon Green Energy to 25 Megawatts, Enough to Power Over 8,500 Homes Annually NEW YORK, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon announced today that it will invest nearly $40 million to expand the on-site green energy program that it launched in 2013. This year, Verizon will install 10.2 megawatts of new solar power systems at eight Verizon network facilities in five states - California, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York. This...

2014-08-24 08:20:05

TEL AVIV, Israel, August 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ellomay Capital Ltd. (NYSE MKT: ELLO()TASE: ELOM) ("Ellomay" or the "Company") an emerging operator in the renewable energy and energy infrastructure sector, today announced the approval by the Italian parliament and the conversion into law of the Italian decree (the "Decree") providing for a decrease in the Feed-in-Tariff ("FiT") guaranteed to existing photovoltaic plants with nominal capacity of more than 200 kW ("Law...

organic photovoltaic cells
2014-08-22 03:00:46

AIP News Staff Researchers at University of Tsukuba and National Institute for Materials Science use charge formation efficiency to screen materials for future devices Organic photovoltaic cells -- a type of solar cell that uses polymeric materials to capture sunlight -- show tremendous promise as energy conversion devices, thanks to key attributes such as flexibility and low-cost production. But one giant hurdle holding back organic photovoltaic technologies have been the...

Solar power with a view
2014-08-22 03:45:01

Tom Oswald and Richard Lunt, Michigan State University A team of researchers at Michigan State University has developed a new type of solar concentrator that when placed over a window creates solar energy while allowing people to actually see through the window. It is called a transparent luminescent solar concentrator and can be used on buildings, cell phones and any other device that has a clear surface. And, according to Richard Lunt of MSU’s College of Engineering, the key word...

2014-08-22 08:22:15

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is a notification from UL that the photovoltaic panel identified below bears a counterfeit UL Mark for the United States and Canada. The photovoltaic (solar) panel has not been evaluated by UL to the appropriate Standards for Safety and it is unknown if this photovoltaic panel complies with any safety requirements. Name of Product: AstralENERGY 250W...

2014-08-21 12:24:06

WILMINGTON, Del., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today DuPont filed a patent infringement lawsuit against SunEdison and its affiliate NVT LLC in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware. In its complaint, DuPont alleges that by sourcing and using photovoltaic cells and solar modules containing Samsung SDI Co., Ltd. (into which the former Cheil Industries Inc. merged) front side metallization paste, SunEdison infringes DuPont's patented tellurium paste technology. The...

2014-08-21 08:23:43

System to be one of the largest installed on a rented rooftop BAODING, China and TOKYO, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) ("Yingli Green Energy" or the "Company"), the largest vertically integrated photovoltaic ("PV") module manufacturer in the world, known as "Yingli Solar," today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Yingli Green Energy Japan Corporation, Ltd. (Yingli Japan), is supplying more than 2 MWs of monocrystalline...

2014-08-21 08:23:31

CHANGZHOU, China, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) ("Trina Solar" or the "Company"), a global leader in photovoltaic ("PV") modules, solutions, and services, today announced the company's new Duo-Max module, a 72-cell frameless dual glass module (the PEG14 and PDG14 series), has received quality certifications, including the IEC61215, IEC 61730 and UL1703 standards, from world-leading independent testing and certification organizations, UL and TUV...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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