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King Mohammed VI of Morocco with a model of future plants including CSP and PV technology

20 consortia pre-qualified for 170 MW Moroccan NOOR solar PV project

2015-12-21

The Moroccan Agency for Solar Energy (MASEN) on December 16th, 2015 announced that 20 consortia are pre-qualified by Masen for the development of the photovoltaic (PV) phase of NOOR (NOOR PV I) with an aggregate capacity of approximately 170 MW. This includes three solar PV plants: NOOR Ouarzazate, NOOR Laayoune and NOOR Boujdour. Read more...

Southern Power also holds a controlling interest in the 200 MW AC Tranquillity solar facility in California and the 157 MW AC Roserock solar facility in Texas

Canadian Solar subsidiary partners in 200 MW Garland solar PV project in California

2015-12-21

Canadian Solar Inc. (Guelph, Ontario) on December 18th, 2015 announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Recurrent Energy signed an agreement with Southern Power, a subsidiary of Southern Company, giving Southern Power a controlling interest in the Garland solar photovoltaic (PV) project in California. The 200 MW AC PV project, developed by Recurrent Energy, is currently under construction. Read more...

TerniEnergia’s PV plant

TerniEnergia to deploy satellite connectivity across solar PV plants in South Africa

2015-12-21

TerniEnergia SpA (Narni, Italy) has signed a multi-year contract with Avanti Communications, a provider of satellite data communications services in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. TerniEnergia will use Avanti’s Ka-band satellite technology to provide high-speed broadband connectivity to its utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) plants located in Paleisheuwel and Tom Burke in South Africa, which are under construction for a primary Italian utility. Read more...

The agreement provides access to batteries to meet the needs of Advancion installations currently under construction

LG Chem to supply one GWh of battery modules for AES energy storage systems

2015-12-18

AES Energy Storage (Arlington, VA, U.S.) and LG Chem (Seoul, Korea) announced a multi-year agreement that provides access to one gigawatt-hour (GWh) of lithium-ion battery capacity with the option to procure additional capacity for the AES Advancion energy storage solution. Read more...

Solar hybrid power plant in the Middle East

ADWEA issues invitation to tender for a 350 MW PV project at Sweihan, Abu Dhabi

2015-12-18

On December 16th, 2015 the Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority (ADWEA) formally announced the commencement of a competitive process to select a developer or developer consortium to own up to 40% of a special purpose vehicle (SPV) to be incorporated under the laws of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and United Arab Emirates to participate in a 350 MW solar photovoltaic (PV) Independent Power Project located in Sweihan, Emirate of Abu Dhabi. Read more...

The sonnenBatterie is one of the most successful storage systems in Europe, currently its biggest market, and close to 10,000 units have already been sold worldwide

sonnen starts smart ESS volume production in the U.S.

2015-12-18

Home-owners, through sonnen's nationwide network of more than 30 dealers, will have access to sonnen's (formerly Sonnenbatterie) products before Christmas this year, the company announced. The sonnenBatterie energy storage system (ESS) units for the U.S. market are manufactured in San Jose, California. Read more...

In total, 36 ABB PV inverters are used in the PV project which is bringing solar power to 18,000 households in Israel

ABB provides central inverters for pioneering solar PV project in Israel

2015-12-18

ABB (Zurich, Switzerland), is playing an important role in one of Israel’s largest and most prestigious solar photovoltaic (PV) projects. The 55 MW plant in western Negev was planned and funded by Enlight Renewable Energy. In total, 36 ABB ULTRA-1400 PV inverters were used in this project which is bringing solar power to 18,000 households in Israel. Read more...

PV plant at Calicut International Airport in Kerala

Vikram Solar equips two more Indian airports with solar PV arrays

2015-12-18

Vikram Solar (Kolkata, India) has commissioned two more rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) plants at international airports in India. The PV capacity installed at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport is 2 MWp, while the capacity of the PV plant at Calicut International Airport in Kerala is 750 kWp. Read more...

The new BiSoN solar cell is now equipped with 4 bus-bars.

MegaCell announces 21% efficiency bi-facial front side solar cell, provided with 4 bus-bars

2015-12-18

Nine months after MegaCell Srl. (Padova, Italy), started the BiSoN bi-facial N-type monocrystalline solar cells production, the reached efficiency is today over 21% on the front side of the cell, with a bifaciality factor of 90%, the company announces. This achievement is beyond expectations considered that only a few months ago the efficiency was around 20%. According to the producer, considering a 20% back side contribution, the BiSoN bifacial cell has an overall efficiency of 25%. Read more...

Trina Solar's SBU will be split into two separate units: a China SBU and an international SBU

Trina Solar announces split of downstream PV business management

2015-12-18

Trina Solar Limited (Changzhou, China) on December 17th, 2015 announced restructuring in its solar photovoltaic (PV) system business unit (SBU). The change is designed to reflect the Company's strategy and ambitions to become a first-tier global player in the downstream business, reads the press release. Read more...

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