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MECASOLAR GROUP participates in INTERSOLAR 2017 and announces its new business structure and products

2 hours 57 min ago
MECASOLAR announced today the spin-off of its new business structure. The Spanish multinational Group established its new holding company, MECASOLAR Technologies SL., which has acquired all operations, property rights and current holdings while it retains its headquarters in Spain.
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5 hours 58 min ago
Company will unveil innovations including next-generation power optimizer and large-capacity commercial inverters
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Speed equals efficiency when it comes to green energy storage batteries

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 16:37
iDemand Energy Storage offers charge controller that doesn't require a second inverter, saving time and money
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UK solar generation breaks new record

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 10:40
Overtakes electricity generated by nuclear for the first-time ever
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SolarWorld Americas Inc. Joins Section 201 Trade Action to Address Global Import Surge

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 08:57
SolarWorld has joined the case as the company plans for ongoing operations in a U.S. solar marketplace that remains highly distorted by state-sponsored overcapacity and exports from China and other countries.
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SEIA Statement on SolarWorld Joining Section 201 Trade Case

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 16:31
Following is a statement from Abigail Ross Hopper, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), on today's announcement that SolarWorld Americas Inc. has joined the Section 201 trade action:
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Natcore Technology to Present Paper to IEEE Photovoltaic Conference

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 09:02
"This will be the first time that the Natcore Foil Cell™ will be exposed in detail to the PV scientific community": Provini
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Xcel Energy CEO: Wind energy saves customers billions while maintaining the grid’s reliability

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 08:57
Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds highlights wind power during swearing-in
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2017 WRISE Honors Announced at WINDPOWER 2017

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 08:56
Stephanie Kushner of Broadwind, Emily Williams of Edison Energy powered by Altenex and Michael Arquin of KidWind honored by WRISE, formerly WoWE at annual luncheon in Anaheim
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PVinsights: Liquidity Crisis Forces Top Wafer Makers Propping Up Prices

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 08:55
Tepid procurement momentum continues to hold polysilicon prices steady this week amid mounting concerns of demand outlook after June 30th. Although some Chinese polysilicon suppliers attempt to raise prices along with the price hike of multi-crystalline wafers, most buyers are reluctant to accept as they realized the possible risk of price decline in near future. Moreover, as many buyers have already secured inventories, they do not have immediate need to purchase at this moment. Instead, they have buffer time to take conservative approach and wait for demand clarity. Hence, the latest attempts for Chinese polysilicon suppliers to strengthen the prices had only limited success.
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Powin Energy to Deliver 26 MWh Energy Storage System for San Diego Gas & Electric

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 18:33
Battery storage to provide critical capacity and grid support services
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Wed, 05/24/2017 - 10:55
Innovative storage solutions are driving the energy transition forward. As power from fluctuating energy sources is not available at all times of day or during all seasons, energy has to be stored and released again when necessary.
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Solar Energy World to Provide Service to Counties in Southern PA

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 10:54
Solar Energy World, the fastest-growing, locally-owned and operated Maryland residential solar panels installation company announced today that it will now serve select counties in Southern Pennsylvania.
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New Dawn of Higher Solar Module Efficiencies Moves Closer with Nanowire Breakthrough

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 09:19
Advanced photovoltaic materials company Sol Voltaics has taken a significant leap towards commercializing its highly anticipated, efficiency-boosting solar technology by completing the manufacture of PV nanowires using its proprietary Aerotaxy® process. The breakthrough paves the way for Sol Voltaics to bring its SolFilm™ PV solutions to market delivering solar module power boosts of up to 50% at very low cost.
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SEIA Elects New Board Chair, Vice Chair

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 09:06
Starrs had been serving since 2014 as the SEIA Board Vice Chair to Nat Kreamer of Spruce Finance, whose term as Board Chair expired earlier this year. Before then, he served as a Director.
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Horizon Solar Power and Ice Energy Partnership Leads to Innovative Energy Solution at the Camelot Theatres in Palm Springs

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 08:58
Revolutionary solar-plus-ice-battery-storage system successfully reduces both the Theatres' energy bill and community's carbon footprint.
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Array Technologies Provides Solar Trackers for Facebook Facility, Opens New Office in Europe

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 08:58
The global leader will showcase its time-proven solar tracking technology at booth A4.380 at Intersolar Europe 2017
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EXPO Solar 2017 - The Best Solar Business Platform that Represents Growing Solar Power in Asia

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 08:57
- The New Korean Government is going to drive solar power and increase PV power plants to replace fossil fuel energy in Korea according to the commitment of New President, Moon Jae-in. - Buyers from 20 countries around the world participate, and Hotel Accommodations for overseas buyers are available through the invitation program for solar professionals.
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Edge Wind Announces that NREL Tests Show Edge Aerodynamix’s New Conformal Vortex Generator Increases Wind Turbine Production 22.2%

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 08:55
Edge Wind has worked with the U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory to collect data over an eleven month period on the performance of the CVG and Tab relative to industry standard edge protection tape on the 600 KW CART 2 wind turbine in Golden, Colorado.
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Baker Electric Solar Reaffirms Clean Energy Leadership Position with a Full Complement of Energy Storage Solutions

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 08:53
By expanding its service portfolio to include the Tesla Powerwall, LG Chem, Sonnen and Enphase home batteries, Baker Electric Solar solidifies its ongoing commitment to provide best-in-class clean energy solutions to Southern California customers.
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