Walgreens Sets Goal to Build Nation’s First Net Zero Energy Retail Store in Evanston, Ill.
07 March 2013 2:00 PM | No Comments
DEERFIELD, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Walgreens today announced plans to build what the company believes will be the nation’s first net zero energy retail store, which engineers predict will produce energy equal to or...Read More
NRG Begins Operations at 26 MW Borrego Solar Photovoltaic Facility
05 March 2013 7:02 PM | No Comments
PRINCETON, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG), through its wholly owned subsidiary NRG Solar, announced the start of commercial operations for the Borrego I Solar Generating Station, a 26 megawatt (AC)...Read More
Zayed Future Energy Prize Opens Submissions for 2014 Award in U.S.
03 March 2013 8:41 AM | No Comments
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Zayed Future Energy Prize, the world’s preeminent award for innovation in renewable energy and sustainability, will open for ...Read More
First Solar Sets New World Record for CdTe Solar Cell Efficiency
26 February 2013 9:01 PM | No Comments
TEMPE, Ariz. & PERRYSBURG, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced it set a new world record for cadmium-telluride (CdTe) photovoltaic (PV) solar cell conversion efficiency, achieving 18.7 percent cell...Read More
Wheelchairs Run on Sunshine: KYOCERA Solar Modules Generate Energy to Charge Electric Wheelchairs
26 February 2013 1:07 PM | No Comments
KYOTO, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kyocera Corporation (NYSE:KYO)(TOKYO:6971) announced that an exceptional solar project utilizing the company’s solar modules has been awarded the 2012 Swiss Solar Prize: The wheelchairs of ten inhabitants at the...Read More
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Archive for January, 2011
Constellation Energy to Develop 1.25 MW in Solar Installations for Anne Arundel County and Coppin State UniversityPosted on January 19, 2011 | No CommentsBALTIMORE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Constellation Energy (NYSE: CEG) today announced the development of a 750-kilowatt on-site solar installation at Anne Arundel County’s Combined Support Services Complex in Millersville, Md., and the ...
Posted on January 19, 2011 | No CommentsNEW ORLEANS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GoSolarUSA (PinkSheets: GSLO) announced today that the company expects the first Volt Solar Chargers to hit American shores next week. “Due to the recent announcement that the iPhone ...
Posted on January 19, 2011 | No CommentsPETALUMA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Enphase Energy, the global leader in solar microinverter systems, today announced that it has shipped more than 500,000 microinverters to date and...
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon Holds Discussions with Business, Government and Academic Leaders on Renewable EnergyPosted on January 18, 2011 | No CommentsABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE)–His Excellency Ban Ki-Moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations, and Dr. Sultan Al Jaber, CEO of Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s multi-faceted initiative for advancing the development and...
Posted on January 18, 2011 | No CommentsMERRIMACK, N.H.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GT Solar International, Inc. (NASDAQ: SOLR), a global provider of polysilicon production technology, and sapphire and silicon crystalline growth systems and materials for the solar, LED and other specialty...
Posted on January 12, 2011 | No CommentsNEW ORLEANS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GoSolarUSA (Pink Sheets: GSLO) announced today that it acquired the exclusive North American distribution rights to the Volt Solar Charger accessory for the Apple iPhone. ...
Posted on January 7, 2011 | No CommentsHONOLULU–(BUSINESS WIRE)–‘Āina Koa Pono announced today that it has been selected as the recipient of a sustainable biofuels contract from Hawaiian Electric Company. This partnership will be essential in helping Hawaii...
Posted on January 6, 2011 | No CommentsSUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AQT Solar, a leading developer of low-cost CIGS (copper-indium-gallium-diselenide) thin-film solar cells today announced the company has selected Richland County, South Carolina...