Monthly Archives: February 2019

Ingeteam closes 2018 with a total supply of 3.85 GW in photovoltaic inverters

Ingeteam’s solar business unit, dedicated to the design and manufacture of solar inverters for PV installations, closed 2018 with a total of 3,850 MW supplied throughout the world. This figure is a historic high for the company, whose former best record was 1.44 GW, achieved in 2017. Credit: Ingeteam In 2018, the key markets in which the company has grown its solar

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Ubiquitous Energy Demonstrates First Large-Area Window Façades Incorporating Truly Transparent Solar Technology

Ubiquitous Energy, the leader in transparent solar technology, has produced the first demonstration commercial window façades using over 1 square meter of the company’s truly transparent solar technology, ClearView Power™. The fiberglass-framed ClearView Power™ window units demonstrate the transparent photovoltaic technology’s aesthetic beauty, high transparency, and color neutrality. “These window demonstrations are the result of many years of development and

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Altus Power Acquires Sponsor Member Interests in Solar Tax Equity Partnership

Altus Power America, Inc. with its subsidiaries (“Altus Power”) has successfully completed the acquisition of sponsor member shares in an existing solar tax equity partnership from a California-based developer.  The tax equity partnership owns a 3.97MW ground mounted PV solar system in southern California that sells power under a 20-year PPA.  Altus Power structured the transaction to recapitalize the sponsor’s

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ENGIE starts operations of Kathu, a 100 MW Concentrated Solar Plant and one of South Africa’s largest renewable energy projects

ENGIE is pleased to announce that commercial operation was achieved on 30 January 2019 for the 100 MW Kathu Solar Park in South Africa. This state of the art plant is a greenfield Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project with parabolic trough technology and equipped with a molten salt storage system that allows for 4.5 hours of thermal energy storage to

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Canadian Solar’s First Solar Power Project of 68 MWp in Mexico

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies today announced its first solar power project of 68 MWp in Mexico started commercial operations in January 2019. The solar plant, located in Aguascalientes, Mexico, is powered by over 200,000 Canadian Solar high-efficiency poly modules CS6U-P. The plant will generate 145 gigawatt hours (GWh) of electricity annually, enough to power 20,690

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Good Energy partners with BELECTRIC and Powerstar for business battery storage

Good Energy has selected BELECTRIC and Powerstar to work with on the design, installation, operation and maintenance of commercial battery storage projects. BELECTRIC and Powerstar, both specialists in renewable energy engineering, have been appointed following a tender and procurement process. Amit Oza, Managing Director of BELECTRIC UK, said: “Battery storage technologies are the link between modern grids and intermittent power

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