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Exosun commissions its trackers on the largest PV plant in Hawaii

Alternative Energy - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 09:24
The Waianae solar plant, developed by Eurus Energy America, with project design and construction by REC Solar, situated in Waianae, West Oahu, is the largest PV plant in Hawaii. It has been equipped with 264 Exotrack HZ single-axis trackers which orient 127,160 modules towards the sun throughout the day to significantly increase the plant’s energy yield and thereby contribute to providing cheaper, cleaner power to the Hawaiian population.
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Wuxi Suntech Awarded "Top Brand PV" Seal from EuPD Research

Alternative Energy - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 08:57
Recently, Wuxi Suntech has been awarded "Top Brand PV" seal from EuPD research, ranked amongst top component suppliers. And this award showed that Suntech stood out for its top brand quality, high brand awareness amongst end-customers, and distribution depth, which refers to a strong position in brand portfolios of installers.
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SolaTrim LLC Inks Nationwide Canadian Distribution Agreement With Guillevin Greentech of Ontario

Alternative Energy - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 08:55
Guillevin Greentech, a subsidiary of Guillevin International Co., and affiliated with CED Greentech in the US, will be offering SolaTrim’s solar panel protection to residential solar system integrators all across Canada.
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SolarWindow Wins 2017 BIG Innovation Award

Alternative Energy - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 08:53
Business Intelligence Group Names SolarWindow as “Shining Star” of Innovation and a Chairman’s Choice Winner This Year
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Photobiocatalytic alcohol oxidation using LED light sources

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Wed, 02/08/2017 - 06:44

Green Chem., 2017, 19,376-379
DOI: 10.1039/C6GC02008A, Communication Open Access &nbsp This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence.M. Rauch, S. Schmidt, I. W. C. E. Arends, K. Oppelt, S. Kara, F. Hollmann
The photocatalytic oxidation of NADH using a flavin photocatalyst and a simple blue LED light source is reported.
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Ice Energy to Deliver Up to 100 Residential Ice Bears to Southern California Public Power Authority

Alternative Energy - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 14:11
Southern California Utility Group Launches Program to Deploy Ice Battery-Based Residential Cooling Systems Among Member Utilities
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SolarWorld trainer will help solar installers to sell manufacturer’s value proposition

Alternative Energy - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 12:08
First two-day trainings will take place in San Diego, New Jersey, Salt Lake City
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Alternative Energy - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 12:05
Company Signs New Master Franchise Agreement
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Smart Meters and Utilities

Smart meter deployments are the most common smart grid (or smart utility) activity. Utilities are also adding sensors into their networks to better understand operating conditions.
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Energy Abounds at Eastman Business Park Battery and Energy Storage Commercialization Center

Developing, scaling and manufacturing new energy storage technologies is a costly and challenging process. That pathway has been made simpler and more straight-forward, thanks to a fast- growing “Energy Sector” located at Kodak’s Eastman Business Park, Rochester, NY.
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American Solar Job Force Hits New Record Growth, Now Stands at 260,000-Strong

Alternative Energy - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 09:15
Experiencing its biggest growth year yet, the solar industry in the United States now employs more than 260,000 Americans, according to The Solar Foundation's seventh annual National Solar Jobs Census released today.
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China is now the largest producer of solar power in the world

Lacy Cooke  for Inhabitat:  One way China is working to battle climate change-causing carbon emissions is by developing a vast army of renewable energy projects. Even as the country struggles with pollution, it has made great strides on clean energy. They’re now the largest producer of solar energy by capacity in the world, adding 34.54 gigawatts of the country’s installed capacity of 77.42 gigawatts last year alone.
The country’s National Energy Administration (NEA) announced over the weekend that in 2016, installed photovoltaic capacity in China more than doubled. Their data revealed the jump to 77.42 gigawatts after the country added 34.54 gigawatts. The provinces in which capacity increased most include Shandong, Henan, and Xinjiang, which is also one of the provinces with the largest overall capacity. Gansu, Inner Mongolia, and Qinghai join Xinjiang in that latter category.  Cont'd...

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Alternative Energy - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 08:54
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TÜV SÜD supports CEZ Group in wind-farm acquisition

Alternative Energy - Tue, 02/07/2017 - 08:53
CEZ Group acquired eight wind farms from project developer wpd. The majority of the wind farms, which have a total of 35 wind turbines and installed capacity of 85.25 MW, are located in the northern part of Germany. The leading Czech energy supplier relies on TÜV SÜD's expertise for the necessary technical due diligence.
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