Business

Nippon Renewable Energy secures $250 million to finance 300 MW Japanese PV project pipeline

29.01.2014

A consortium led by private equity firms Partners Group and Equis Funds Group have invested $250 million to establish Japan Solar, a new... read more

Tenergie looks to expand its solar activities in Turkey

29.01.2014

The CEO of French renewable energy project developer Tenergie Marc Watrin was among executives from 40 French companies that accompanied... read more

February issue of PHOTON International is out now

29.01.2014

The print edition of the February 2014 issue of PHOTON International – The Solar Power Magazine is now available and has been shipped to... read more

First Solar breaks ground on 102 MW PV project in Australia

29.01.2014

US thin-film module manufacturer First Solar Inc. has begun construction of Australia’s largest solar project, a 102 MW (AC) thin-film... read more

BofA Merrill to finance $220 million worth of SunPower residential PV projects in the US

29.01.2014

US-based PV module manufacturer SunPower Corp. and Bank of America Merrill Lynch have launched a $220 million residential solar lease... read more

SunEdison completes 19 MW PV power plant at Kuala Lumpur International Airport

29.01.2014

US wafer producer and solar project developer SunEdison Inc. and Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad, which operates and manages Malaysia'... read more

Conergy acquires Wirsol Solar UK and its 100 MW project pipeline

29.01.2014

German solar company Conergy AG, which was acquired by US-based asset management firm Kawa Capital Management Inc. in October 2013, has... read more

Tainergy to increase solar cell and module production capacity

29.01.2014

Taiwan-based solar cell and PV module manufacturer Tainergy Tech Co. Ltd. is planning to increase solar cell and module production... read more

Sharp to install 52 MW PV power plant in Thailand

28.01.2014

Japanese electronics group Sharp Corp. has been awarded an EPC contract to build a 52 MW (DC) thin-film PV power plant in central... read more

Suntech appoints new CFO and board member

28.01.2014

Struggling Chinese solar manufacturer Suntech Power Co. Ltd. has appointed Deyong He as the fourth member of its board of directors and... read more