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2014-06-05 23:00:50

Following a vote at its board meeting in San Francisco yesterday, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) announced that Nat Kreamer, President and CEO of Clean Power Finance, has become Chairman of the SEIA Board, effective immediately. Tom Starrs, Vice President of Market Strategy and Policy for SunPower Corp, will serve as Vice Chairman. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Following a vote at its board meeting in San Francisco yesterday, the Solar Energy Industries Association...

2014-06-05 16:22:05

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Southern Research Institute today announced that it has signed a jointly funded cooperative agreement with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) as part of the DOE's new Concentrating Solar Power: Efficiently Leveraging Equilibrium Mechanisms for Engineering New Thermochemical Storage (CSP: ELEMENTS) funding program, part of the SunShot Initiative. CSP: ELEMENTS supports the development of high-temperature thermochemical energy...

2014-06-04 12:23:20

NEW YORK, NY, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - SkyPower, the world's largest solar developer, is co-sponsoring the United Nations' first annual Sustainable Energy for All Forum (SE4ALL) to promote access to renewable energy around the world. The inaugural conference takes place June 4-6 at the UN Headquarters in New York. Kerry Adler, SkyPower's President and Chief Executive Officer, will speak as a panelist with other global leaders on the "Doubling the Share of Renewables in the Global...

2014-06-04 08:23:24

SAN JOSE, Calif., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) has been selected by NV Energy to build a 19-megawatt (DC) solar photovoltaic power system at Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada. The system is expected to be constructed next year, contingent on contract approval by Nevada's Public Utilities Commission. It will be the second major solar installation located at the military facility - SunPower completed a 14-megawatt (DC) solar power system at the base in 2007....

2014-06-04 08:22:50

BURNABY, British Columbia, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Schneider Electric Solar Business, a global leader in solutions for solar power conversion chain, is proud to introduce the next generator of Conext XW Hybrid inverter. The Conext XW+ Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140603/94000 The New Conext XW+ is a hybrid inverter specifically designed for: backup power for homes and businesses, residential retrofit of grid-tie solar with backup, residential self-consumption,...

2014-06-04 08:22:45

ReneSola to Supply 6MWof PV Modules for Ground-Mounted Project SAN FRANCISCO, June 4, 2014 ReneSola Ltd. ("ReneSola") (www.renesola.com) (NYSE: SOL), a leading brand and technology provider of solar photovoltaic ("PV") products, announced today that it has finalized an order to deliver nearly 20,000 of its high efficiency Virtus II PV modules to GeoPeak Energy, a leading solar developer and EPC. The order will be the first of its kind for ReneSola America, as the non-Chinese modules...

2014-06-04 04:20:39

High performance solar projects completed in France and the U.K. using BenQ Solar's made-in-Europe modules HSINCHU, June 4,( )2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To meet the thriving demand for high performance solar products, BenQ Solar, the leading solar solution brand of AU Optronics, announced today that it has successfully introduced high efficiency and reliable total solutions for the European residential and commercial solar markets. High Efficiency Residential Solutions from Energy Generation to...

2014-06-03 12:28:47

BURNABY, British Columbia, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Schneider Electric Solar Business, a global leader in solutions for solar power conversion chain, announces the launch of several new and innovative products for the PV power plants, commercial, and hybrid applications at Intersolar Europe. (Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140603/93718) 'Schneider Electric demonstrates its long-term commitment to the development of the solar industry with the launch of many...

2014-06-03 08:23:18

BELMONT, Calif., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading solar developer and technology provider, today announced it has entered into a comprehensive agreement with Huantai Group, a Chinese solar PV (photovoltaic) company specializing in manufacturing high quality solar wafers, to develop solar projects and supply key materials, technologies and services for the Chinese market. Together, both companies expect to build up to 1.7 GW (gigawatts) of solar...

2014-06-02 08:23:38

Projects Add 33 Megawatts to the Grid, Part of Government's IPP Procurement Program JOHANNESBURG and SAN JOSE, Calif., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR), a global solar technology and energy services company, and AE-AMD Renewable Energy, a joint venture between the Spanish AMDA energía and the South African Alt-E Technologies, as well as its partners have completed two South African ground-mounted solar projects and are now feeding 33 megawatts (MW) into...


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