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Azure Power has been among the most active participants in several solar PV power auctions since the launch of solar power market in India

Solar in India: Azure Power commissions four PV plants totaling 88 MW across three different states

2016-05-06

Azure Power (New Delhi, India) on May 5th, 2016 announced its commissioning of solar photovoltaic (PV) power plants in three states. The PV projects include a 50 MW plant in Andhra Pradesh, two plants of total capacity of 28 MW plant in Punjab and a 10 MW plant in Karnataka. Read more...

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Azure Power has been among the most active participants in several solar PV power auctions since the launch of solar power market in India

Solar in India: Azure Power commissions four PV plants totaling 88 MW across three different states

2016-05-06

Azure Power (New Delhi, India) on May 5th, 2016 announced its commissioning of solar photovoltaic (PV) power plants in three states. The PV projects include a 50 MW plant in Andhra Pradesh, two plants of total capacity of 28 MW plant in Punjab and a 10 MW plant in Karnataka. Read more...

SolarCity launched its development of utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) plants as an alternative to traditional fossil fuel generators

SolarCity launches utility and grid PV, energy storage services

2016-05-06

SolarCity Corporation (San Mateo, CA, U.S.) on May 5th, 2016 introduced a new set of services for utility and grid operators. SolarCity’s new services include installation, financing, and consulting services for utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) and energy storage resource development, as well as advanced controls for demand response, distributed energy resources, and aggregated grid services. Read more...

1366 technology’s process makes solar wafers in a single step

Solar wafer manufacturing: 1366 Technologies receives USD 10 Million investment from Hanwha Investment Corporation

2016-05-06

Solar wafer manufacturer 1366 Technologies (Bedford, Massachusetts, U.S.) on May 5th, 2016 announced it has received a USD 10 million investment from the Hanwha Investment Corporation (Seoul, South Korea), one of Korea’s leading private equity/venture capital firms with more than USD 500 million under management. The funds will be used toward the construction of 1366’s first large-scale commercial silicon wafer factory, scheduled to be online in 2017. Read more...

HSL to produce PV modules under the brand Solar-Fabrik

Solar-Fabrik AG sells PV module production line No.3 to HSL Laibacher GmbH

2016-05-06

After Solar-Fabrik AG i.I. (Freiburg, Germany) had discontinued its operation in June 2015, the focus of the executive board of Solar-Fabrik AG in the insolvency proceedings in self-administration was the exploitation of the remaining fixed and current assets of the former business operations at the Freiburg premises. The exploitation process has been completed on May 4th, 2016 by the intended sale of the last remaining fixed and current assets to several individual parties. The solar photovoltaic (PV) module production line No.3 could be sold in a package together with Solar-Fabrik's portfolio of trademarks, amongst others, to HSL Laibacher GmbH (Wiesen, Germany). Read more...

The deal follows the signing of a 15-year PPA with FRV for the solar power generated by the 56 MW Moree solar PV farm in northern NSW in March

Solar in Australia: Origin Energy inks solar power PPA with FRV on the 100 MW Clare Solar Farm

2016-05-05

Origin Energy Limited (Sydney, New South Wales) has entered into an agreement with global solar company Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV; Madrid, Spain), an independent solar power producer, to purchase solar power from the proposed 100 MW Clare Solar Farm in north Queensland According to Origin Energy, the Clare Solar Farm will generate more renewable electricity than any other solar photovoltaic (PV) plant in Australia. Read more...

The U.S. solar industry has raced past 1 million solar power systems in the United States and is rapidly accelerating toward 2 million

#MillionSolarStrong campaign gains widespread support as 70+ U.S. organizations sign pro-solar declaration

2016-05-05

The #MillionSolarStrong campaign is gaining widespread support with more than U.S. 70 organizations signing an official declaration favoring a strong role for solar energy as a part of America's energy portfolio. The campaign is a recognition that the solar industry has raced past 1 million solar power systems in the United States and is rapidly accelerating toward 2 million. Read more...

NTPC group has now 9 solar PV plants

Solar in India: NTPC completes 200 MW of the first phase of the Ananthapuramu PV project

2016-05-05

On May 4th, 2016 National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC, New Delhi), the largest power utility in India, announced that it has commissioned 200 MW out of 250 MW of the first phase of the Ananthapuramu solar photovoltaic (PV) project on April 30th, 2016 in Andhra Pradesh. Read more...

The global prospects for Intersolar and ees are good, the organizers note

Positive market development boosts success of Intersolar and ees Europe

2016-05-04

After a difficult few years, growth has returned to Europe’s PV market. Intersolar Europe, too, can report positive figures for 2016. The exhibition for the solar industry and its partners is set to take place from June 22–24, 2016 in Munich (Germany), accompanied by ees Europe, the continent’s largest exhibition for batteries and energy storage systems. According to the organizers over 1,000 exhibitors have already registered, representing the first slight increase from the previous year after years of consolidation in the European solar industry. Read more...

SunPower designed and is installing a SunPower Oasis Power Plant system at the site

SunPower breaks ground on a 9.5 MW PV project for California Department of Water Resources

2016-05-04

SunPower Corp. (San Jose, CA, U.S.) on May 4th, 2016 announced that construction has started on a 9.5 megawatt (AC) solar PV plant in Los Angeles County, California, which will generate solar power for use by the California Department of Water Resources (DWR). Located on DWR's property adjacent to its Pearblossom Pumping Plant, southeast of Palmdale, the PV project is expected to be operational by the end of this year. Read more...

Spotlight Solar’s installations at Alliant Energy’s headquarters represent the latest project showing the diverse potential for the deployment of publicly visible solar trees

Midwest utility Alliant Energy unveils solar PV research and education project including 23 Spotlight “Solar Trees”

2016-05-04

In collaboration with the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI, Palo Alto, CA, U.S.), utility Alliant Energy (Madison, WI, U.S.) has integrated multiple solar and clean energy technologies – including 23 Spotlight Solar trees – to create a center for research, education and collaboration. The initiative will study different types of solar photovoltaic (PV) technologies in a Midwest climate to provide the utility with valuable insights into the best-suited solar technologies for the region. Read more...

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