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2013-11-15 08:21:28

SHANGHAI, Nov. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanwha SolarOne Co., Ltd. ("SolarOne" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: HSOL), a vertically integrated manufacturer of silicon ingots, wafers and photovoltaic ("PV") cells and modules in China, today announced that it has filed a prospectus supplement to sell up to an aggregate of US$70 million of its American Depositary Shares, each representing five ordinary shares of par value US$0.0001 per share, (the "ADSs") through an at-the-market equity...

2013-11-15 08:21:15

BAODING, China, Nov. 15, 2013 /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 it has shipped more than 1MW of PV modules to Kingdom of Jordan ("Jordan") accumulatively, which marks a milestone of Yingli Green Energy in the Middle East market development and represents a market share of...

2013-11-15 04:20:26

ReneSola's high-efficiency polycrystalline panels chosen for several recent Colorado arrays SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ReneSola Ltd ("ReneSola") (NYSE: SOL), a leading brand and technology provider of solar photovoltaic ("PV") products, today announced its collaboration with Solar Side Up of Golden, Colorado in a series of projects totaling 44.5KW in solar PV arrays in the past two months. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080506/CNTU030 ) A combination...

2013-11-14 04:20:47

SHANGHAI, Nov. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanwha SolarOne Co., Ltd. ("SolarOne" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: HSOL), a vertically integrated manufacturer of silicon ingots, wafers and photovoltaic ("PV") cells and modules in China, today announced that it has amended its Shareholder Agreement, dated as of September 16, 2010, by and among the Company and Hanwha Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. ("Holdings"), and its Share Issuance and Repurchase Agreement, dated September 16, 2010, by and among the...

2013-11-13 08:22:45

Yingli Green Energy supplied 258 pieces of PV modules with a capacity of 23 kilowatt peak to the program BAODING, China, Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) ("Yingli Green Energy" or the "Company"), the world's largest vertically integrated photovoltaic ("PV") module manufacturer, known as "Yingli Solar," today announced that another milestone has been achieved. The sixteenth centre of FIFA's Football for Hope Program has been...

2013-11-13 04:22:04

SHANGHAI, Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE:JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that it has become one of the first Chinese solar PV companies to have obtained JIS Q 8901 Certification from TUV Rheinland. The JIS Q 8901 Certification was established in February 2012 to create an assurance system (including design, production and performance warranty) for solar PV modules with the aim of...

2013-11-12 12:20:02

Lays an important foundation to become a leading one-stop player in the solar energy marketHong Kong, Nov 12, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - Shunfeng Photovoltaic International Limited ("Shunfeng" or the "Group"; SEHK :1165) is pleased to announce that Wuxi Suntech Administrator has informed Jiangsu Shunfeng Photovoltaic Technology Co., Ltd. ("Jiangsu Shunfeng"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Group, the Wuxi Suntech restructuring plan is approved on 12 November 2013. The...

2013-11-11 08:22:36

CHANGZHOU, China, Nov. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) ("Trina Solar" or the "Company"), a global leader in photovoltaic modules, solutions and services, today announced that the Company's State Key Laboratory of PV Science and Technology has received accreditation from China's Ministry of Science and Technology. The laboratory, covering 15,000 square metres and located within the Changzhou Trina PV Industrial Park, will be a national platform for driving...

Wireless Device Turns 'Lost' Energy Into Electric Power
2013-11-07 14:28:49

Duke University Metamaterial cells designed by Duke engineers provide electric power as efficiently as solar panels Using inexpensive materials configured and tuned to capture microwave signals, researchers at Duke University's Pratt School of Engineering have designed a power-harvesting device with efficiency similar to that of modern solar panels. The device wirelessly converts the microwave signal to direct current voltage capable of recharging a cell phone battery or other...

2013-11-06 10:49:59

Playing pop and rock music improves the performance of solar cells, according to new research from scientists at Queen Mary University of London and Imperial College London. The high frequencies and pitch found in pop and rock music cause vibrations that enhanced energy generation in solar cells containing a cluster of 'nanorods', leading to a 40 per cent increase in efficiency of the solar cells. The study has implications for improving energy generation from sunlight, particularly for...