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21 September 2012

GT Advanced Technologies warns against Chinese import tariffs as it reaffirms guidance

US-based GT Advanced Technologies has reaffirmed its revenue guidance for 2012, but warned potential tariffs on Chinese imports into the EU could have an impact on its customers in China.

20 September 2012

Sunergy sends first PV panels to UAE

Photovoltaic manufacturer China Sunergy has shipped 72kW of multi-crystalline solar modules to UK multi-national building company Carillion Construction.

19 September 2012

US PV sector grows 45% in Q2p

The US installed 742MW of photovoltaic (PV) power in the second quarter, a 45 per cent increase on the opening three months and up 116 per cent on the equivalent period of 2011.

19 September 2012

SunPower completes 1.3MW array for San Francisco museum

SanFran1_170SQ US solar company SunPower has completed the installation of a 1.3MW photovoltaic array on a rooftop at the Exploratorium museum in San Francisco.

19 September 2012

US-based SolarBridge secures $7m venture loan

US company SolarBridge has secured a $7m venture loan through the Horizon Technology Finance Corporation.

18 September 2012

Chevron completes energy retrofit for California county

Chevron_KC_170SQ US cleantech business Chevron Energy Solutions has completed a solar and efficiency project in Kings County, California, aimed a saving the local authority $12m in utility bills.

18 September 2012

Fluor Corporation wins EPC contract for 170MW PV plant

The US-based Fluor Corporation has won an engineering, procurement and construction contract from Centinela Solar Energy, to build a 170MW photovoltaic plant in Southern California.

18 September 2012

Yingli forms PV supply deal with Australia’s Solar 360

Chinese photovoltaic manufacturer Yingli Green Energy has formed a supply agreement in Australia with Solar 360.

18 September 2012

Solar developer Waaree wins 5MW EPC contract in India

Waaree_170SQ.jpg India-based solar developer Waaree Energies has won a 5MW photovoltaic (PV) turnkey order from Taxus Infrastructure & Power Projects.

17 September 2012

Walmart to install largest solar project to date

Walmart_170SQ US retail giant Walmart has revealed plans to construct its largest solar installation to date at a distribution centre near Phoenix.

17 September 2012

LDK Solar sees losses increase in Q2

Chinese photovoltaic manufacturer LDK Solar made a $254.3m net loss in the fiscal second quarter, compared to $185.2m lost in the opening three months of the year.

17 September 2012

Samsung invests in materials company Voltaix

Samsung_Chip_170SQ South Korea’s Voltaix, a provider of materials for the cleantech sector, has secured growth financing from the Samsung Venture Investment Corporation, the investment arm of Samsung.

5 September 2012

UK residential solar offers 10 year payback despite FIT cutp

Residential solar installations in the UK can still offer payback to households within a ten-year period, despite the latest cut to the feed-in tariff at the start of this month.

5 September 2012

Canadian Solar wins PV order in Turkey

Canadian Solar has been contracted to supply photovoltaic modules for a government microgeneration project in Turkey.

5 September 2012

Trina establishes Chilean presence

Santiago_170SQ Chinese photovoltaic manufacturer Trina Solar has expanded to South America through the opening of a new office in Santiago, Chile.

4 September 2012

Ascent Solar collaborates on PV-powered military drone

Silent_Falcon_170SQ US-based Ascent Solar has partnered with Silent Falcon UAS Technologies and Bye Aerospace to develop solar-powered pilotless planes.

3 September 2012

Tokio Marine, Mitsui close TM Nippon Solar Energy Fund on $115mp

Japan’s Tokio Marine and Mitsui & Co have completed final close of the TM Nippon Solar Energy Fund, raising ¥9bn ($115m).

3 September 2012

Auction platform for solar certificates expands in USp

Auctions in the US bringing together buyers and sellers of Solar Renewable Energy Certificates are now taking place on a monthly basis.

31 August 2012

SunTechnics makes Swiss sawmill self-sufficient through solar

Swiss company SunTechnics has installed a 900kW photovoltaic array on the roof of a production and storage building in Luthern, owned by sawmill operator Sägewerke Christen.

31 August 2012

JinkoSolar to supply PV panels for off-grid South African mining project

Chinese photovoltaic manufacturer JinkoSolar has been contracted to provide modules for the first off-grid solar project in South Africa.

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