Energy Storage

Sonnen-Powered Mandalay Homes Community Named Top Innovation In Building Technology For 2018

sonnen and Mandalay Homes receive HIVE 50 Award for Their Transformative 2,900-Home Clean Energy sonnenCommunity in Arizona TUCKER, Ga.: sonnen and Mandalay Homes have been jointly selected as a 2018 recipient of a HIVE (Housing Innovation, Vision and Economics) 50 Award, a top industry distinction that honors the people, products and processes that are leading the charge to inspire […]

Research

Energy and Utility Companies Increasingly Leverage AI to Harness the Power of Renewable Energy Sources

AI’s ability to understand patterns in data and make highly accurate predictions and simulations will increase growth opportunities, finds Frost & Sullivan SANTA CLARA, Calif.: Artificial Intelligence (AI), along with a slew of advanced technologies such as machine learning, deep learning, and advanced neural networks, has demonstrated huge potential to transform the energy and utilities sector. With decarbonization, decentralization, and the rollout […]

Asia - Pacific

Xinyi Energy Postpones Up to $582 Million Hong Kong IPO

Xinyi Energy Holdings Ltd., an owner and operator of solar farms in China, is postponing a Hong Kong initial public offering of as much as $582 million, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The unit of Xinyi Solar Holdings Ltd. has no timetable for relaunching the deal, said one of the people, who […]

Europe & UK

Luxembourg-EIB Climate Finance Platform Announces new investment of EUR 5 million in the Green for Growth Fund at COP24

This inaugural investment enabled the Green for Growth Fund to harness private funding for greater energy savings and renewable energy in the Middle East and North Africa region Measures financed through the investment should result in annual primary energy savings of 200,000 MWh and CO2 emission reductions of 40,000 metric tons During COP24 taking place […]

Americas

CANADIAN SOLAR CLOSES US$69.0 MILLION FINANCING WITH BANCOMEXT AND BANCO SABADELL FOR SOLAR PROJECT IN MEXICO

GUELPH, Ontario: Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced it has achieved financial close on a US$69.0 million non-recourse project financing for the 67.8 MWp Aguascalientes solar power project in Mexico. Arranged by Canadian Solar, the $69.0 million non-recourse financing package was provided by Banco Nacional de Comercio Exterior, S.N.C. (“Bancomext”) […]

MEA

GCF Brings Clean Energy to Off-Grid Areas of Burkina Faso

Due to Burkina Faso’s dependence on fossil fuels, the country has one of the highest electricity tariff rates in West Africa. Moreover, only 3 percent of its rural areas are electrified. In 2017, the Government of Burkina Faso revised the country’s energy policy and regulatory framework to address these issues and allow private sector participation […]

PV Manufacturing

USW and IBEW Launch Organizing Drive at Tesla’s Buffalo Solar Factory

BUFFALO, N.Y.: The United Steelworkers (USW) and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) announced today that workers at Tesla’s solar panel factory in Buffalo, N.Y., will hold a union organizing drive. In 2013, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the solar manufacturing investment as part of his “Buffalo Billion” initiative at the Riverbend site. The announcement promised high-tech manufacturing jobs that […]

Business & Finance

Suzlon secures 50.4 MW order from Atria Power

·         To supply 24 units of  S111-140m and S120-140m with rated capacity of 2.1 MW each ·         Project to be completed in two phases by H1, FY20 in Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu  ·         Provide electricity to ~43,000 households and curb ~1,42,569 tonnes of CO2 emissions per year Pune, India: Suzlon Group, India’s largest renewable energy solutions provider, today announced its maiden order […]

Solar Off Grid & Roof Tops

CleanMax Solar to install rooftop unit for AP Secretariat

HYDERABAD: CleanMax Solar is set to install a 842 kWp rooftop solar power unit at the Andhra Pradesh Secretariat in the upcoming Greenfiled capital city of Amaravati. The project is being installed in partnership with the Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA). The solar project is the first Power Purchase Agreement signed as a […]

Solar Balance of Systems

Press release: Hartek Power’s solar EPC portfolio surpasses 500 MW

Chandigarh-based Hartek Power Pvt Ltd, one of India’s fastest growing Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) companies, has successfully connected 270-MW solar projects spread across Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka to the grid. With the commissioning of these projects, the power systems EPC portfolio of Hartek Power has surpassed 500 MW in solar power projects. Cashing in […]

Solar Inverters

U.S. Tariff for China-Made PV Inverter Remains at 10% for Now

Chinese PV-inverter suppliers have uttered a sigh of relief, at least for now, thanks to U.S. agreement to withhold plan for raising tariff on US$200 billion worth of China-made goods for the U.S. to 25% for 90 days. As a result of the agreement, reached between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping during G20 summit meeting […]

Renewable Energy

Six Economic Benefits of Renewable Energy

Today, renewable is being considered in many homes and organizations. Solar, wind, geothermal, and other renewable energies have a positive impact on the health, economy, social and the world. Even though some people have not embraced renewable energy, it has become accepted worldwide for its numerous benefits. Below are some of the economic benefits of […]

Electric Vehicles

Nuvve Corporation Fuels Innovation in Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G) Technology to Bridge the Gap Between Renewable Energy and Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging

Green Energy Technology Leader Announces Global Strategic Partnerships and Pilot Programs to Transition V2G Platforms from Concept to Commercialization SAN DIEGO: Nuvve Corporation, a San Diego-based, green energy technology company, has announced a number of strategic partnerships, pilot programs, and company milestones to further advance vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology in support of bringing electric vehicles (EVs) […]

Solar Jobs

Design Engineer (solar Energy)

Job Description: 1. Leading the Design and/or Detailed Engineering of Solar PV projects 2. Minimum experience of Solar PV Projects : 25MW 3. Thorough knowledge of Energy Estimation 4. Software Skills : PV Syst, CAD Salary: INR 8,00,000 – 10,00,000 P.A. Industry:Oil and Gas / Energy / Power / Infrastructure Functional Area:Engineering Design , R&D […]