Business

Yingli signs distribution agreement with Japanese solar company XSOL

15.01.2014

Yingli Green Energy Japan Corporation Ltd., a Japanese subsidiary of Chinese solar manufacturer Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd.,... read more

QBotix provides Castillium with 45 MW of solar trackers

15.01.2014

US PV tracker manufacturer QBotix Inc. will provide UK-based project developer Castilium with its Robotic Tracking System (RTS) for 45... read more

Conergy launches $100 million solar fund for the US market

15.01.2014

German solar company Conergy has launched a $100 million fund aimed at installing 50 MW of PV systems in the US. The fund will be... read more

Saft provides MW-size storage system for 9 MW PV plant in La Réunion island

15.01.2014

A consortium led by French battery system provider Saft Industrial Battery Group has been awarded a contract to install a 9 MW PV plant... read more

Nimbus acquires stake in Robert Bürkle GmbH

14.01.2014

German solar equipment manufacturer Robert Bürkle GmbH reports »a significant capital increase« as Dutch private equity firm Nimbus... read more

Jinko to separate manufacturing and downstream development businesses

14.01.2014

Chinese solar company JinkoSolar Holding Co. Ltd. plans to separate its solar project business from its PV manufacturing business. The... read more

Mercury Solar Systems approves takeover by Real Goods Solar

14.01.2014

The shareholders of US solar integrator Mercury Energy Inc. d/b/a Mercury Solar Systems have voted in favor of the company’s proposed... read more

Urbasolar could support Sillia in the acquisition of Bosch's French solar factory

14.01.2014

French solar developer and manufacturer Urbasolar could support France-based solar manufacturer Sillia Energie’s bid to acquire Bosch’s... read more

Panasonic launches new HIT modules in Europe

14.01.2014

Panasonic Eco Solutions Energy Management Europe, a subsidiary of Japan’s Panasonic Corp., has announced the launch of two new high-... read more

Global venture capital investments for solar dropped 40% in 2013, Mercom Capital Group

14.01.2014

Global venture capital (VC) investments fell to $600 million in 97 deals in 2013, down 40% from $992 million in 106 deals in 2012,... read more