Latest Renewable energy Stories

2014-07-07 08:23:37

SAN FRANCISCO, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ET Solar Energy Corp. ("ET Solar"), a leading smart energy solutions provider, announces that its high efficiency PV modules will power six utility scale projects throughout the state of North Carolina, with a combined capacity of 24.5 MW. FLS Energy ("FLS"), a full service solar energy provider, will finance, design, construct, own and operate the portfolio of projects. The solar energy power plants will use a total of 81,833 modules and...

2014-07-07 08:22:42

BEIJING, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lightway Solar and its wholly-owned subsidiary Baoding Guangdong New Energy Company Limited announced on July 3 that the company has signed a fifteen-year 70 million yuan (US$11.2 million) loan agreement with China Development Bank (CDB) Hebei Branch. The lending organization has already officially granted the loan. The loan will be used for the first phase - a 9.645MW facility - of a distributed photovoltaic (PV) power station project in Baigou,...

2014-07-07 08:22:36

CHICAGO, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&C Electric Company, a global leader in renewable energy integration, today announces an $11 million USD project with Green States Energy to design and build a 3.6 MW solar photovoltaic farm in Devens, Mass. This project will be the third plant built by S&C for GSE and will leverage a standardized electrical system design to connect the plant to the grid. The interconnection substation includes an integrated switching and control...

2014-07-07 08:22:25

WALNUT, California, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VIASPACE Inc. (OTCQB: VSPC) today announced that the company has signed a Giant King Grass Supply Contract with ReSource BioEnergy, Inc. to supply Giant King Grass for its bioenergy projects in Jamaica. Giant King Grass propagation nodes were harvested from the VIASPACE nursery in California, inspected by the United States Department of Agriculture which issued a phytosanitary certificate, and were shipped to Jamaica where Giant King...

2014-07-06 23:00:52

Increasing need for higher power generation at lower cost will drive the concentrated photovoltaic systems market. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/concentrated-photovoltaic-cpv-reports-9388821787.html (PRWEB) July 06, 2014 Concentrated photovoltaic (CPV) is system that increase the power generation efficiency of photovoltaic module by concentrating the indent solar influx up to 2000 times with the help of lenses or mirrors. The global CPV market is primarily categorized...

2014-07-03 23:01:34

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "Global Photovoltaics Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share and Forecasts 2012 - 2018" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/photovoltaics-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 03, 2014 Photovoltaic (PV) technology is defined as the transformation of solar energy from the sun released in the form of photons into effective electricity. The usage of Solar...

2014-07-03 12:22:34

NEWBURYPORT, Mass., July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Solarstaff will be at the Intersolar North America show in San Francisco this week celebrating six years of recruiting and placing top talent at solar companies throughout the United States. Solarstaff has spent the last six years working closely with solar companies, helping them with key hires to aid in bringing solar products to market and install solar equipment throughout the US. With employees who have engineering...

New Device Can Recharge Wireless Gadgets While Walking
2014-07-03 03:11:17

National Science Foundation By the end of 2014, Earth will be home to more mobile electronic devices than people. Smartphones, tablets, e-readers, not to mention wearable health and fitness trackers, smart glasses and navigation devices--today's population is more plugged in than ever before. But our reliance on devices is not problem-free: Wireless gadgets require regular recharging. While we may think we've cut the cord, we remain reliant on outlets and charging stations to...

2014-07-03 08:21:31

MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo., July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading solar technology manufacturer and solar energy services provider, completed its acquisition of a 50% ownership stake in Silver Ridge Power, LLC ("SRP") from a subsidiary of The AES Corporation for approximately $178.6 million in cash, after giving effect to certain pre-closing adjustments to the initial purchase price pursuant to the provisions of the acquisition agreement. Through its...

2014-07-02 16:21:37

ALAMEDA, Calif., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blymyer Engineers, a world-class leader in solar energy engineering and America's most progressive engineering firm specializing in renewable energy solutions, announced today the company is exhibiting at Intersolar North American in San Francisco's Moscone Center July 8-10. The company views this event as critical to establishing business relationships in the solar supply chain, both domestically and internationally. With over 550 solar...

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  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
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