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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...

2014-06-02 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...

2014-05-30 08:21:59

DES MOINES, Iowa and SAN JOSE, Calif., May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MidAmerican Solar and SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) are making significant progress at the Solar Star projects, co-located in Kern and Los Angeles counties in California. The one millionth photovoltaic module has been installed at the Solar Star development, which is now delivering more than 170 megawatts to the California ISO grid. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140530/92548 When complete, the 579-megawatt...

2014-05-27 16:21:51

SAN JOSE, Calif. and DENVER, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Xcel Energy (NYSE: XEL) and SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) have signed a power purchase agreement to build a 50-megawatt solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant in Colorado's San Luis Valley. Xcel Energy estimates that the plant will generate enough electricity to serve the needs of approximately 13,500 average Colorado homes. "This expansion of our renewable portfolio in Colorado is yet another example of how Xcel Energy brings...

2014-05-27 08:22:49

TEMPE, Ariz. and SAN JOSE, Calif., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TUV Rheinland and SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) today announced that SunPower has successfully passed TUV Rheinland's rigorous sand abrasion testing for photovoltaic (PV) modules, system components and mounting structures. TUV Rheinland experts have researched different desert conditions such as sand grain size and wind speeds, and identified a set of parameters that can be used as a benchmark for PV modules and other...

2014-05-23 23:07:57

Global Renewable Distributed Energy Generation (RDEG) Technologies Market 2014-2018, a new research report added to ReportsnReports.com store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 Renewable distributed energy generation includes small-scale renewable generation technologies such as solar PV, small wind, waste to energy, stationary fuel cell, micro CHP, and micro hydro. The capacity of these distributed renewable plants is very low compared to higher capacity renewable plants. Also,...

2014-05-20 12:24:15

Single Largest SunPower Rooftop Installation in Queens NEW YORK, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ross Solar Group has completed another record setting rooftop solar installation in New York City -- the largest single SunPower rooftop solar installation in the borough of Queens to date. The 327 kilowatt system was designed and constructed for Ovation In Store, Inc. in Maspeth, NY. Comprised of 1,000 high-efficiency SunPower solar panels, the system is expected to generate in excess...

2014-05-09 08:22:29

5.1MW DC SunPower System Is First To Utilize LADWP's Net-Metered Solar Incentive Program and Solar Feed-In Tariff Program on One Site LOS ANGELES, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an event today attended by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, PermaCity Solar and American fashion retailer Forever 21 unveiled plans to install a 5.1-megawatt (DC) high efficiency SunPower solar power system at Forever 21's headquarters in the Lincoln Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles. The system will be...

2014-04-23 08:25:47

MOUNTAIN VIEW and SAN JOSE, Calif., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) and SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) today announced a new program that will provide financing to support approximately $250 million of residential solar lease projects. Both companies are investing in the program, with Google committing up to $100 million and SunPower committing approximately $150 million. Thousands of homeowners are expected to finance solar power systems through SunPower...

2014-04-22 08:25:49

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at Hall District Elementary School in Watsonville, Calif., Pajaro Valley Unified School District (PVUSD) and SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) celebrated the planned installation of 1.2-megawatts of high efficiency SunPower solar power systems at five district schools. PVUSD estimates that, based on its current utility rates, the solar power generated by the systems will curtail approximately $380,000 of annual electricity costs. "We...


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