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Vivint Solar takes over PV instrument and software company Solmetric Corp.

27.01.2014

US solar installer Vivint Solar Inc. has closed the acquisition of PV installation instrument and software maker Solmetric Corp.... read more

MiaSolé to expand Silicon Valley CIGS module factory by 2016

27.01.2014

US-based CIGS producer MiaSolé Inc., which was acquired last year by Chinese solar company Hanergy Solar Group Ltd., has asked the... read more

Sungrow ships 3 MW of inverters to Japan in early January

27.01.2014

Chinese inverter producer Sungrow Power Supply Co. Ltd. shipped 3 MW of its PV inverters to Japanese solar developers in early January... read more

Cobalt Power completes California PV installation using Trinasmart modules

27.01.2014

Chinese solar manufacturer Trina Solar Ltd., the self-proclaimed smart module market leader, announced that US PV system installer... read more

Solar Frontier completes 11.6 MW PV plant at Kansai International Airport

27.01.2014

Japanese CIS thin-film module producer Solar Frontier K.K. has completed the Kansai International Airport Megasolar Power Plant, an 11.6... read more

Solarcentury unveils world's largest bridge-based solar array

27.01.2014

UK PV system integrator Solarcentury, Network Rail and First Capital Connect have officially unveiled the 1.1 MW solar array installed... read more

Martifer Solar USA files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

24.01.2014

US-based solar developer Martifer Solar USA Inc., which is 55% owned by Portuguese module producer and project developer Martifer Solar... read more

Sharp to close US module assembly plant

24.01.2014

Japanese electronics group Sharp Corp. plans to terminate module production at its 200 MW module assembly plant in Memphis, Tennessee,... read more

Solarezo's 65 MW production line to be auctioned on Feb. 24

24.01.2014

A 65 MW module production line and other assets of insolvent French PV module manufacturer and project developer Solarezo SAS will be... read more

SolarCity to provide 20 new home communties in Oregon with solar power

24.01.2014

Twenty homebuilders operating in northern and central Oregon have begun offering solar power to new homebuyers through US solar... read more