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Xcel Energy to issue RfP for 150 MW of large-scale solar in April

05.03.2014

US public utility Xcel Energy Inc. has submitted to the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission a plan to add up to 150 MW of large-scale... read more

Sowitec plans 40 MW PV project in Peru

05.03.2014

Peru’s Ministry of Energy and Mines (MEM) has given Sowitec Operation Perú SA permission to start feasibility studies for a 40 MW PV... read more

Sunowe plans 25 MW PV plant in Romania

05.03.2014

Chinese solar cell and module producer Zhejiang Sunflower Light Energy Science & Technology Ltd., better known as Sunowe, plans to... read more

Underwriters Laboratories warns of couterfeit UL mark on ASP PV modules

04.03.2014

US-based safety testing and certification services provider Underwriters Laboratories (UL) has published an updated list of PV modules... read more

British-Ghanaian consortium plans 155 MW solar project in Ghana

04.03.2014

Ghanaian independent power producer Mere Power Nzema Ltd. (MPNL) and UK-based renewable energy companies Mere Power UK and Blue Energy... read more

S.A.G. Solarstrom sells 10.1 MW PV plant in Germany

04.03.2014

Struggling German solar developer S.A.G. Solarstrom AG has completed the sale of a 10.1 MW solar park in Jüterbog, Brandenburg, Germany... read more

CLP Holding aims to expand its solar business

04.03.2014

In its financial results for fiscal year 2013, Hong Kong-based power company CLP Holdings Ltd. announced that it intends to expand its... read more

French energy regulator publishes results of RfP for PV projects between 100 and 250 kW

03.03.2014

The French Commission for Energy Regulation (CRE) announced the results of a request for proposals it issued in March 2013 for PV... read more

PHOTON Price Index: Module prices remain stable

03.03.2014

Spot market prices for crystalline silicon modules saw little movement in the week ended Feb. 28. The average price of monocrystalline... read more

Centrosolar unveils insolvency plan, aims to focus on the US market going forward

03.03.2014

German solar company Centrosolar Group AG, which filed for creditor protection with a Hamburg court in October 2013, has released... read more