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November 27, 2014
Yingli Green Energy to Power Europe's Largest Solar Plant
Baoding, China (SPX) Nov 26, 2014
Yingli Green Energy has announced that it has signed a landmark agreement to supply 120 MW of YGE 72 Cell solar panels for a 300 MW project in France. Upon completion this will be the largest solar power park in Europe. According to the agreement, Yingli Solar will ship more than 393,000 multicrystalline panels between December 2014 and June 2015. The solar park located in Cestas in the South West of France, covering 250 hectares of land divided in 25 solar plants, is expected to be connected to t ... read more
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JinkoSolar to Supply 7MW of solar modules to Mexico's AS Solar
JinkoSolar Holding has announced that it has signed an agreement to supply 7MW to Almacen Sustentable ("AS Solar") in Mexico. AS Solar is a Mexican company that provides innovative and sustainable e ... more

AllCell to build network of Solar EV Charging Stations in Jordan
A consortium led by Chicago-based lithium battery manufacturer AllCell Technologies, LLC signed a Letter of Commitment (LOC) with the government of Jordan to begin the deployment phase of a network ... more

Energy Smart Targets Aussie Market
Leading Australian solar power system design and installation company Energy Smart is now offering service in all parts of Australia. The world's most renowned brands of solar panels are sold and in ... more


Joint Venture To Develop 1GW Of Utility Scale Solar In Brazil
SunEdison and Renova Energia have announced that they have created an exclusive joint venture to develop, own, and operate 1 gigawatt of utility scale solar photovoltaic (PV) energy which will suppl ... more


Recycled Blu-ray discs improve solar panels
In terms of movie-watching, Blu-rays have become largely obsolete (or at least undesired) - rendered so by the ascent of Netflix and other streaming services. But that doesn't mean the blue-bottomed discs are useless. It turns out they're great for enhancing the sun-absorbing abilities of solar panels. ... more
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Blu-ray disc can be used to improve solar cell performance
Who knew Blu-ray discs were so useful? Already one of the best ways to store high-definition movies and television shows because of their high-density data storage, Blu-ray discs also improve the pe ... more

Single-atom layers that snap together like Lego
Physicists at the University of Kansas have fabricated an innovative substance from two different atomic sheets that interlock much like Lego toy bricks. The researchers said the new material - made ... more
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Biology trumps chemistry in open ocean

Polyethylene mulch creates optimal conditions for soil solarization

Seed dormancy already existed 360 million years ago

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Climate Change Could Affect Future of Lake Michigan Basin

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First GPS-collar study reveals how leopards live with people


Galenfeha Completes Successful Testing Of Solar Power Station
Galenfeha is pleased to announce that the Company has completed successful field testing of its portable, solar regenerated power supply station. Galenfeha conducted field-testing for a major ... more

ET Solar Supplies 5 MW PV Modules to a Mining Operation in Suriname
ET Solar Energy has announced that it has supplied 5 MW polycrystalline photovoltaic modules to a leading mining operation in Suriname. Upon completion, this solar power plant will substantial ... more

Crops play a major role in the annual CO2 cycle increase
Each year, the planet balances its budget. The carbon dioxide absorbed by plants in the spring and summer as they convert solar energy into food is released back to the atmosphere in autumn and wint ... more
Startup in the Land of the Rising Sun; A Japanese Solar Venture - by Bradley L. Bartz


Graphene/nanotube hybrid benefits flexible solar cells
Rice University scientists have invented a novel cathode that may make cheap, flexible dye-sensitized solar cells practical. The Rice lab of materials scientist Jun Lou created the new cathode, one ... more

Renewable energy improves stock price of mining companies
Many sectors within the mining industry face challenges such as lower mineral and metal prices and the threat of further stigmatization. Renewable energy can be an important part of the solution as ... more
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Trina Signs 10 MW EPC Agreement with Jordan
Trina Solar has announced that it has entered into an agreement for the design, build and operation and maintenance of the 10 MW Shamsuna Solar Project in Aqaba, Jordan with Shamsuna Power Company. ... more

Revolutionary solar-friendly form of silicon shines
Silicon is the second most-abundant element in the earth's crust. When purified, it takes on a diamond structure, which is essential to modern electronic devices--carbon is to biology as silicon is ... more

CEC plans another Community Solar Facility in Massachusetts
Clean Energy Collective (CEC), the nation's leading community solar developer, announced that its newest community solar facility for Massachusetts will be a 1.3 MW solar PV array located in Adams, ... more

Residential energy storage market to grow 10 fold by 2018
The global market for grid-connected residential photovoltaic (PV) solar installations coupled with energy storage is predicted to grow tenfold to reach more than 900 megawatts (MW) in 2018, up from ... more

Trina Solar equips heritage-listed town hall in Hungary with solar modules
Trina Solar has supplied solar modules for the heritage-listed town hall in Hungarian Satoraljaujhely. The power generated from the plant is used for the self-supply of the building with renewable e ... more

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10 reasons why solar PV installations should be tested regularly
Jim Wallace of Seaward Solar looks at the reasons why electrical testing and inspection of solar PV installations is a fundamental requirement for system safety and performance. The safe opera ... more

Consortium wins contract for Europe's largest photovoltaic power project
A consortium comprising Eiffage, acting through its Clemessy subsidiary (consortium leader), Schneider Electric and Krinner has been awarded a contract for the construction of a solar farm and an ex ... more
Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense
NATO 'very concerned' by Russian military build-up in Crimea

Republicans' next clash with Obama: Iran nuclear talks

Students of Uighur scholar in secret China trial: lawyer

The Islamic State: Existential or exaggerated danger??

NASA Seeks Comments on Possible Airship Challenge

Top contender for Pentagon job bows out: source

US drone strike kills at least eight in NW Pakistan


Dutch unveil world's first solar-powered bicycle path


New materials for more powerful solar cells


SunPower Acquires Solarbridge Technologies


New Materials Yield Record Efficiency Polymer Solar Cells


Dutch CIS installation completed with FlatFix Fusion mounting


Australia lags on renewables as China races ahead


SMA's revenue growth lags solar inverter market in four out of last five quarters


IHS predicts UK utility-scale solar boom of in first quarter of 2015


SunEdison And Irvine Unified School District Complete Solar Installations


SunPower Announces Solar Panel Manufacturing Facility in South Africa

Trina Supplies Power Modules To 10 Commercial Rooftops In Thailand

Canadian Solar Wins Solar Power Projects In Brazil

OPDE begins construction of a new 6.9 MWp solar farm in Hothfield, UK

PROINSO kick starts ZeverSolar with 50kWp installation in Mumbai

A New Way To Convert Light To Electrical Energy

U.S. sinks $25 million in funding for renewables

Research Shows Solar Energy Owners Predominantly Middle-Class

New material converts 90 percent of captured light into heat

Solar Glass Price Plunge to Cease as Trade Sanctions Take Effect

KentuckyU Generates Green Power and Innovation

Swiss firm says it can make near invisible solar modules

Hanwha Q CELLS to Build 800 Megawatt Module Factory

OPDE begins construction of a new 8 MWp solar farm in UK

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