ForVEI acquires 6.9 MW PV power plant in southern Italy


Solar infrastructure investment vehicle ForVEI has completed the acquisition of the 6.9 MW Tirreno Solar power plant in the Municipality... read more

Abengoa to install 110 MW CSP plant in northen Chile


Spanish solar energy company Abengoa SA has been selected by the Ministry of Energy of the Chilean Government and Corfo (Corporación de... read more

Another Brazilian soccer stadium to go solar


The Brazilian federal government announced that the Estádio Nacional de Brasília soccer stadium in Brasilia, Brazil will host a PV... read more

Chengdong reduces its stake in GCL-Poly from 12.3% to 4.6%


Chengdong Investment Corp., a subsidiary of sovereign wealth fund China Investment Corp., has reduced its stake in Chinese polysilicon... read more

Request for proposals - Vital Communities (Vermont) deadline for submission Feb. 14, 2014


Vermont-based nonprofit Vital Communities has issued an RfP calling for proposals from PV installers interested in installing PV systems... read more

Suniva provides modules for 1.1 MW PV project in Mexico


US solar cell and module maker Suniva Inc. has shipped 1.1 MW of its Optimus modules to Delta TechOps, a joint venture of Delta Air... read more

Jinko to expand production capacity by taking over Topoint


Chinese solar company JinkoSolar Holding Co. Ltd. has reached an agreement to operate the restructured manufacturing assets of Chinese... read more

Enphase partners with Ingersoll-Rand on home-energy monitoring


US solar microinverter producer Enphase Energy Inc. and Irish industrial group Ingersoll-Rand Nexia Intelligence LLC are working to... read more

SunPower energizes first 57 MW of the 579 MW Solar Star development


US-based energy company MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co. and US-based PV module manufacturer SunPower Corp. announced that the first 57... read more

Explosion at Mitsubishi Materials' Yokkaichi polysilicon plant leaves at least five dead


At least five people are dead after an explosion at a Mitsubishi Materials Corp. polysilicon plant in western Japan. Twelve others were... read more