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New PPVX-entries: Solarpack and Shunfeng

09/12/2018 - 15:26

Two new companies have entered the PHOTON Photovoltaic Stock Index PPVX. Two other companies are therefore excluded from the index of 30... read more

In California new homes are required to install solar panels starting in 2020

09/12/2018 - 15:26

Starting in 2020, all new homes in California, USA, must incorporate solar power systems. The California Energy Commission (CEC) passed... read more

Juwi commissioned 9 MW solar plant in Greece

09/12/2018 - 15:23

German Juwi Group has constructed, commissioned and put into commercial operation a 9 MW PV plant located in Central Greece, near the... read more

Hanergy clinches $18 million agreement with ETS to supply »HanWall« in Australia

09/12/2018 - 14:38

Chinese thin-film producer Hanergy Thin Film Power Group has inked a strategic agreement with Environmental Technology Solutions (ETS),... read more

The ADB supports a solar-safe Sahel region, which thus could be »dramatically transformed«

09/12/2018 - 12:14

The Desert to Power Initiative aims to develop 10 GW of solar energy across the Sahel region by 2025, which could provide access to... read more

China could increase solar yield by fighting the smog

09/12/2018 - 12:10

If China fights the smog in the country vehemently, the country could massively increase solar power production, according to... read more

Enertronica and Power China will cooperate for 200 MW PV tender in Latin America

06/12/2018 - 21:10

Italian solar EPC company Enertronica SpA Enertronica has signed an agreement with Power Construction Corporation of China (Power China... read more

Airbus opened flight base for solar UAV Zephyr in Australia

06/12/2018 - 20:57

Airbus Defence and Space announced the opening of the world’s first High Altitude Pseudo-Satellite (HAPS) flight base serving as the... read more

Japan extends deadline for FIT cuts until September 2019

06/12/2018 - 20:54

The Japanese government has decided to relax the conditions for cutting solar power subsidies for projects that have not started... read more

Walton EMC contracts 200 MW of new PV projects for Facebook’s data center in Georgia, USA

06/12/2018 - 20:18

Walton Electric Membership Corporation (EMC), a consumer-owned utility, has executed contracts with two solar developers for three new... read more