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2014-07-16 08:22:24

GUELPH, Ontario, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today released this statement on behalf of Thomas Koerner, General Manager of the Company's America's division, in response to the World Trade Organizations ("WTO's") ruling against the United States' imposition of import duties against certain photovoltaic products. "The WTO's ruling today is in alignment with the...

2014-07-15 23:11:39

Solar Source installs 30-kilowatt solar array at LEGOLAND with funding from Tampa Electric’s Renewable Energy Program. Largo, FL (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Solar Source installed a 30-kilowatt solar panel array at LEGOLAND Florida’s Imagination Zone with funding from Tampa Electric’s Renewable Energy program. LEGOLAND took the array to the next level, opening a solar power exhibit featuring an interactive 6-foot LEGO Earth model. Solar Source mounted multi-crystalline Suniva panels to...

2014-07-15 23:06:41

Analysis indicates the U.S. can reduce solar PV costs through installation labor efficiency. Snowmass, Colo. (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) released a report today with Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), “Lessons from Australia: Reducing Solar PV Costs Through Installation Labor Efficiency,” identifying on-the-ground opportunities for the U.S. market to reduce solar photovoltaic (PV) system costs and accelerate residential and commercial customer adoption....

2014-07-15 12:23:50

SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunpreme Inc., a US-based solar photovoltaic company that designs and manufactures its own cells and panels, announced the commissioning of a 82kWh rooftop solar system at the Gurudwara Sahib, Fremont, California. The system is one of the largest rooftop solar installations to use Sunpreme's advanced solar PV technology that will generate 150,000kWh of clean, emission free electricity annually - while providing a centerpiece to their...

2014-07-15 08:21:45

Partners will co-develop one of Senegal's largest PV plants to power the International Conference Center Diamniadio in Dakar, the country's capital BAODING, China, July 15, 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 Spain, S.L.U...

2014-07-14 12:22:31

HANGZHOU, China, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Astronergy donated 150kW PV panels to a solar system installed on a parking lot of a children's hospital, Hospitl de las Californias, located in Tijuana, Baja California. The PV system has been successfully commissioned on Friday and it will cover 80 percent of the electricity needs of the medical facility, which will represent a savings of approximately 400,000 pesos a year (equivalent to US$31,133) over the 25-year useful life of the...

2014-07-09 23:11:48

New financial model opens traditionally-difficult markets, execs say Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 Stuart Wiston, President of New Wind Energy Solutions in Nashville, stood atop the roof on Eugenia Ave. in Southeast Nashville and looked out over the expanse of 250 solar panels which now produce power that helps the building owner, CB Ragland, offset their electricity costs. This solar project, however, is unlike any other in Nashville or most of the United States. Besides...

2014-07-09 16:22:41

ONTARIO, Calif., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) located in Yuma, Arizona, uses HatiCon Solar's alTite penetrating flat roof mounting system for solar carport project. Independent Energy Solutions (IES), finished the construction of the solar carport project located at the Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) in Yuma, Arizona. The completion of this system has transformed a typical carport structure into an efficient source of renewable...

Flexible Glass Used To Extend Life Of Organic Solar Modules
2014-07-09 03:06:59

Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft Organic solar modules have advantages over silicon solar cells. However, one critical problem is their shorter operating life. Researchers are working on a promising solution: they are using flexible glass as a carrier substrate that better protects the components. This approach is already being employed in electronic devices to some extent today: organic photovoltaics (OPVs) are embedded in film. These OPVs are a promising alternative to silicon-based solar...

2014-07-09 12:23:30

LONDON, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Concentrated Photovoltaic Market By Concentration levels (High and Low), By Technology (Refractor and Reflectors), By Application (Utility-Scale, Commercial, and Others) & By Geography- Global Trends and Forecast to...


Word of the Day
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.