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PPVX up 2.4 percent

20/01/2019 - 13:20

In the past week, the PHOTON Photovoltaic Stock Index PPVX recorded another gain. The index with the shares of the 30 PV companies with... read more

Google will purchase electricity from two solar parks with a capacity of 300 MW to power its new data centers in Alabama and Tennessee

19/01/2019 - 21:13

Technology conglomerate Google aims to purchase electricity of two solar farms with a capacity of 150 MW each to be built in Hollywood,... read more

Wacker Polysilicon’s sales decreased by 27 percent

19/01/2019 - 21:11

German Wacker Chemie AG posted total sales of €4.98 billion ($5.66 billion) last year, a rise of 1 percent compared to €4.92 billion ($5... read more

New installed PV capacity increased worldwide to 109 MW in 2018, BNEF

19/01/2019 - 18:06

Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) reckons that solar installations in 2018 will end up at about 109 GW (compared to 99 GW in 2017),... read more

Kaco sold South Korean central inverter business to OCI Power

19/01/2019 - 18:01

German inverter manufacturer Kaco New Energy GmbH has sold its South Korean subsidiary, Kaco New Energy Inc., to Korean company OCI... read more

China installed 18 percent less solar power capacity in 2018

19/01/2019 - 17:54

China put over 43 GW of new solar generation capacity into operation in 2018, down 18 percent from 53 GW in 2017, according to news... read more

Dutch 11,7 MW »Zonnepark« achieved grid connection

19/01/2019 - 17:52

Chinese module manufacturer Jolywood (Taizhou) Solar Technology Co. Ltd and Cooperation Unisun Energy announced that the 11,75 MW »... read more

EIA expects 5 GW of utility-scale PV to be added in 2019

17/01/2019 - 20:28

According to the latest data of the US Energy Information Administration EIA, part of the US Department of Energy, renewable generation... read more

Hanwha Q Cells completed »Going-Private Transaction« and ceases to exist

17/01/2019 - 20:28

Korean module manufacturer Hanwha Q Cells Co. announced the completion of its merger with and into Hanwha Solar Holdings Co., Ltd., a... read more

Canadian Solar to provide EPC services and supply PV modules for 333 MW »Darlington Point« solar farm in Australia

17/01/2019 - 19:28

Canadian Solar Inc. has been selected by Edify Energy and Octopus Investments to be partnering with Signal Energy to provide Engineering... read more