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The long awaited moment has come, the Mojave CSP plant, a 250 MW net (280 MW gross) parabolic trough plant has entered commercial operation in California. Abengoa Yield, the Abengoa's subsidiary...
02 December 2014
Hanwha SolarOne plans to build a new solar photovoltaic (PV) module factory in Eumseong, Chungbuk, South Korea. The new facility will require a $12 million investment and is scheduled to begin...
02 December 2014
Rexel Holdings USA will distribute Hanwha Q CELLS photovoltaic products through company's subsidiaries Rexel and Gexpro. “We are thrilled to welcome the addition of Q CELLS state-of-the-art modules...
02 December 2014
Solar cell and module manufacturer China Sunergy is proposing Grant Thornton, China member firm of Grant Thornton International as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the...
02 December 2014
Arotech Corporation plans to relocate its Electric Fuel Battery Corporation (EFB) subsidiary from Alabama to South Carolina. The company will begin the move early 2015 to establish its EFB division...
02 December 2014
Eaton will provide electrical distribution equipment and engineering services for two 5 MW solar farm located in Chocowinity and Bunn, North Carolina. The company has been selected by O2 energies Inc...
02 December 2014
California-based Enphase Energy will supply Revolve Solar with PV inverters after a distribution arrangement with wholesale distributor CED Greentech was signed. Revolve Solar is currently offering a...
02 December 2014
US Energy Department has awarded a total of $4.4 million to two projects about advanced materials and manufacturing techniques in the development of new “low-head” hydropower technologies. The Energy...
02 December 2014
Researchers from the University of Maryland Energy Research Center, Monash University, Department of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) wil be the first to measure the optical and electrical...
02 December 2014
Enel Green Power has been awarded 114 MW of wind energy capacity to be developed in north-eastern Brazil. The new project will require a roughly $250 million investment Under the A-5 Brazilian public...
02 December 2014
ReneSola anunció hoy la expansión de sus operaciones norteamericanas a Canadá y México. La Compañía ha abierto una nueva oficina y almacén en Ciudad de México, México. Kevin Chen, presidente de...
02 December 2014
A cooperation between Soitec, CEA-Leti and Fraunhofer ISE has led to a solar cell with a new world record for the direct conversion of sunlight into electricity. The French-German coalition has...
02 December 2014
Red Eléctrica de España (REE) ha sido galardonada con el Premio Europeo de Medio Ambiente a la Empresa 2014, en la categoría especial Empresa y Biodiversidad, por su proyecto “Aves y líneas...
02 December 2014
Chinese technology provider of solar photovoltaic ReneSola is expanding its North American operations to Canada and Mexico. The company has announced the opening of new offices and warehouse...
02 December 2014
Energy consulting and information services AWS Truepower has acquired Windographer, a software developed by Mitsaya Engineering for analyzing, visualizing, and validating wind resource data from...
01 December 2014
SolarReserve's Crescent Dunes CSP plant named 'Best Project' by ENR
SolarReserve has received two Engineering News Record (ENR) Southwest "Best Project" Awards for its Crescent Dunes Concentrated Solar Energy Project in Nevada, US. The plant has been awarded as the...
01 December 2014
 China aspira a tener 3 GW de energia termosolar (CSP) pra 2020. En 2011 había tan sólo cinco proyectos aprobados con un total de 342,5 MW en construcción. Dos de los proyectos, de 50 MW cada uno,...
29 November 2014
Según informa el medio oficial de Protermosolar, la asociación que engloba a la industria termosolar (CSP) en España, E.ON se ha visto abocada a vender su filial española por los recortes a las...
29 November 2014
Europe's ERA-NET Bioenergy has launched its 9th Joint Call for Research and Development Proposals. The call is intended to promote the coordination and cooperation of national/regional research...
29 November 2014
UK homes could improve heat storage with phase change materials study finds
A research project led by Loughborough University for the UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC) finds householders can keep warm while reducing costs if they manage to store heat better. “What’s great...
28 November 2014
The US will boost the offshore wind deployment after an auction for 742,000 acres (~ 3000 square kilometers) of sea area has been announced by the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM). On January...
28 November 2014
The 11th annual Hydrogen Student Design Contest has been launched to challenge student teams to develop business and financing models for hydrogen fueling stations. Promoted by the Hydrogen Education...
28 November 2014
Nearly 100 million households could upgrade inefficient cookstoves and solid fuels for cooking to clean alternatives thanks to a partnership between World Bank and the the Global Alliance for Clean...
28 November 2014
Montana-Dakota Utilities (MDU) has signed an agreement to purchase a 107.5 MW wind farm in North Dakota. The wind farm, developed by ALLETE is located near Hettinger, comprising 43 turbines producing...
27 November 2014
Two school boards in Ontario will be benefiting of Ontario Power Authority (OPA) Feed-In Tariff (FIT) Program by leasing their rooftops to Amereso to generate 3.3 MW of solar energy. Grand Erie...
27 November 2014