Energy Storage

Sumitomo Heavy Industries (SHI) and Highview Power Partner to Expand Cryogenic Long-Duration Energy Storage Globally

SHI strengthens its position in cleantech and energy storage industry with $46 million investment in Highview Power Investment to accelerate growth and deployment of CRYOBattery™ energy storage projects globally Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd. (“SHI”),  a technology leader in industrial machinery and environmental and power technologies, and Highview Power, a global leader in long-duration energy storage […]

Research

CORPORATE CLEAN ENERGY BUYING LEAPT 44% in 2019, SETS NEW RECORD

Corporations purchased 19.5 gigawatts of clean power through long-term contracts, dwarfing the previous year’s record, driven by activity in the U.S. and corporate sustainability commitments New York: Corporations bought a record amount of clean energy through power purchase agreements, or PPAs, in 2019, up more than 40% from the previous year’s record. The majority of […]

Asia - Pacific

Fear? Cost? Fame? What’s turning on Asian businesses to renewable energy?

Businesses hardly ever adopt renewable energy for altruistic reasons, but does that matter? In this interview with Eco-Business, Lionel Steinitz, CEO of LYS Energy, talks about why firms go green, and how Southeast Asia can unlock its solar potential. Lionel Steinitz, the founder and chief executive of Singapore-based renewable energy firm LYS Energy Group, came […]

Europe & UK

Mike Pompeo pledges $1B to European energy initiative

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday pledged $1 billion in U.S. support to help Europe avoid reliance on Russia for energy needs. Pompeo made the announcement in a speech during the second day of the Munich Security Conference in Germany. The conference is a “venue for diplomatic initiatives” that address security issues, its website […]

Americas

CLIR HITS 6 GW MILESTONE, TRIPLING ITS GLOBAL ASSET PORTFOLIO IN A YEAR

Leading wind farm optimization and monitoring firm sees significant growth across 2019, onboarding a number of key global asset owners as investor focus moves to performance and revenue certainty Vancouver: New figures from Clir Renewables, the leading cloud-based AI platform that provides asset managers and owners with tools to maximize annual energy production, surpassed a […]

MEA

Commercial Rooftop Solar PV PPA Signed in Ghana

Plastic manufacturer Miniplast will buy electricity from a 704 kW grid-connected solar array owned and operated by Norwegian developer Empower New Energy AS. Norway-based Empower New Energy has secured one of Africa’s rst power purchase agreements (PPAs) for the supply of solar electricity. Empower, which has a focus on project deployment in sub-Saharan Africa, said […]

PV Manufacturing

SINGULUS TECHNOLOGIES signs contract for the delivery of production systems for CIGS solar modules

Kahl am Main: SINGULUS TECHNOLOGIES AG (SINGULUS TECHNOLOGIES) today signed contracts for a large order with the customer (CNBM) Bengbu Design and Research Institute of Glass Industry Co., Ltd., Bengbu, China, a subsidiary of China National Building Materials, China, for the Xuzhou site for the delivery of systems for the production of CIGS solar modules. […]

Business & Finance

Amtech Announces Sale of Solar Business and Changes to Executive Team

Full Focus Now on Growth Strategies for its Semiconductor and Silicon Carbide Businesses TEMPE, Ariz: Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS), a manufacturer of capital equipment, including thermal processing and wafer polishing, and related consumables used in fabricating semiconductor devices, such as silicon carbide (SiC) and silicon power chips, electronic assemblies and light-emitting diodes (LEDs), today […]

Solar Inverters

Growatt Increases Its Activities in Mexico

SHENZHEN, China : — Growatt holds its series of Shine Elite training workshops in Mexico and its first two stops: Mexico City and Guadalajara. For the past two years, Growatt has been increasing its investments in Mexico, establishing local service team and warehouse. In a step to further strengthen its market position, now Growatt starts […]

Renewable Energy

Vestas wins 53 MW order from Pacifico and Green Bear Poland

Vestas has bagged a 53 MW order from Pacifico Group and Green Bear Cooperation Poland, a company of Optima Wind Group, for the wind projects Debowa Laka, Swiecie and 12 W located in Kujawsko voivodship, north-central Poland. Vestas will start the delivery of turbine in the second quarter of 2020, while commissioning is planned for […]

Solar Jobs

Job – Sales Manager Cum Office Assistant

Dear All, We are currently seeking a Sales Manager Cum Office Assistant preferably from a solar/Energy Industry background to join our team as a member of our Energy Services division. Position- Sales Manager cum Office Assistant-( Female Only) Location- Delhi/Ahmedabad Exp- 2 to 3 Yrs salary not an constraint for right candidates Job Description Roles […]