Business

PHOTON Price Index: Monocrystalline module prices drop 4.3%

24.02.2014

Spot market prices for crystalline silicon modules saw little movement in the week ended Jan. 21. The average price of monocrystalline... read more

Ohlthaver & List connects 1.1 MW rooftop PV plant in Namibia

24.02.2014

Namibia-based Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group of Companies, its renewable energy subsidiary O&L Energy and beverage producer... read more

Fuji Electric tranfers its amorphous silicon solar cell business to ZinniaTek

24.02.2014

Japanese holding company Fuji Electric Co. Ltd. has agreed to transfer its solar cell businesses to FWAVE Co. Ltd., a wholly owned... read more

GDF Suez subsidiary secures approval for 300 MW PV project in northern Chile

24.02.2014

Chilean environmental authorities have approved a proposal put forward by Chilean developer E-CL SA, an affiliate of French energy giant... read more

United Photovoltaics secures financial support for its Chinese PV project pipeline

21.02.2014

Chinese polysilicon producer and solar project developer United Photovoltaics Group Ltd., formerly known as Goldpoly, has signed two... read more

Bluefield Solar Income Fund acquires 19 MW solar park in the UK

21.02.2014

UK-based energy investment firm Bluefield Partners LLP announced that the Bluefield Solar Income Fund, which raised over $200 million in... read more

Energy Capital Group obtains approval for 300 MW solar project in Utah

21.02.2014

Utah’s Office of Energy Development has issued a conditional-use permit outlining operational requirements for a 300 MW PV project Utah-... read more

ReneSola provides Low Carbon with 13 MW of modules

21.02.2014

Chinese solar manufacturer ReneSola Ltd. will provide UK-based investment company Low Carbon with 13 MW of its Virtus and Virtus II... read more

El Paso Electric and Juwi to build 10 MW PV plant in Texas

21.02.2014

Texas utility El Paso Electric (EPE) and Newman Solar LLC, a subsidiary of US solar developer Juwi Solar Inc., part of German group Juwi... read more

Nigeria's first module factory set to start production

21.02.2014

German solar company J. v. G. Thoma GmbH announced that Nigeria's first solar module factory, for which it provided module manufacturing... read more