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Suntrace and BayWa r.e. to support B2Gold: The world’s largest off-grid solar battery hybrid systems

Solar energy has become the most competitive energy source. In off-grid energy systems, solar energy combined with conventional energy generation and battery storage can provide secure power during day and night. B2Gold Corp. (CA) operates the Fekola gold mine in Mali, West Africa. Suntrace GmbH with its partner BayWa r.e. had completed a preliminary study earlier this year evaluating the

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ReneSola to Sign Agreement to Sell 13.9MW of DG Projects in Hungary

ReneSola Ltd, a leading fully integrated solar project developer, today announced that it had entered into an agreement to sell a portfolio of small-scale DG projects located in Hungary to Obton, a leading international solar investment company. The portfolio comprises 24 solar plants, with an average size of approximately of 0.5MW per plant, bringing a combined capacity of 13.9MW. These 24 small-scale

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Risen Energy to Expand Global Footprint with 150 MW Module Order from Malaysian Power Station

Chinese solar panel maker Risen Energy Co., Ltd. recently announced the receipt of an order to provide 150 MW of high-efficiency solar PV modules to power stations in Malaysia. Malaysia’s Minister of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change Yb Yeo Bee Yin attended the agreement-signing ceremony. It’s the biggest module order Risen Energy has to date won both in Malaysia and from an overseas

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Sungrow to Take the Lead in Malaysian Solar Market with Latest Product Lineup

Sungrow, the global leading inverter solution supplier for renewables, unveiled the latest industry-leading PV and energy storage product lineup at the tenth-annual International Greentech & Eco Products Exhibition & Conference Malaysia (IGEM), illustrating the Company’s efforts in decarbonizing the local economy and supporting the country’s target of 20% renewable energy in its generation mix by 2025. At the show, Yeo Bee

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REC Group to kick off mass production of its ground-breaking Alpha module in Singapore

REC Group, an international pioneering solar energy company with a Scandinavian heritage, is thrilled to announce today’s mass production start of the REC Alpha Series solar panel in Singapore. To produce the REC Alpha Series, REC has invested a total of 150 million USD into the site and developed a new Industry 4.0 cell fab. This amounts to an additional

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JA Solar to License IP Rights of Gallium-doped Silicon Wafers for Solar Cell Applications from Shin-Etsu Chemical

JA Solar has reached agreement with Shin-Etsu Chemical of Japan to license its intellectual properties of using Ga-doped silicon wafers for solar cell applications. Shin-Etsu Chemical holds a number of patents on doping Ga in silicon crystals and using the Ga-doped p-type crystalline silicon wafers for making solar cells. An official ceremony of signing the agreement took place recently in

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SunPower to Partner with Hannon Armstrong to Safe Harbor 200 Megawatts of Solar

SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) announced today that it has entered into a joint venture with Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc. (Hannon Armstrong) (NYSE: HASI), to acquire and deploy 200 megawatts (MW) of safe harbored panels, preserving the federal Investment Tax Credit (ITC) 30 percent value for third-party owned commercial and residential systems and meeting safe harbor guidelines. The companies expect to

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