rooftop solar UK

Solar Panels For The Home – What You Need To Consider

Solar power is a clean, green energy solution for the 21st Century. Despite the fact that the weather in the UK is so unpredictable, solar energy...
world solar power capacity growth

Solar Power Breaks World Record In Q1, IHS Raises 2014 Forecast To 46,000 MW

Solarbuzz recently reported that world solar PV power capacity grew by a record 9,000 megawatts (MW) in the 1st quarter of 2014. However, that...
kansas community solar farm

Kansas Getting Its 1st Community Solar Power Plant

A customer-owned utility, Midwest Energy, has teamed up with a community solar developer, Clean Energy Collective (CEC), to build the first community solar power plant in...
Soriana

Latin America’s Largest Distributed Solar Development Will Be Unsubsidized

Tiendas Soriana, which is apparently Mexico’s second-largest retailer, is embarking on Latin America’s largest distributed (rooftop solar) development project. Mexico is a hot solar...
SUNGEVITY, INC. IQUOTE PLATFORM

Sungevity Gets $70 Million In New Financing From E.ON, GE Ventures, & Others

It seems that all of the solar financing companies have been completing big financing rounds lately. We just covered a new funding deal for...
sunpower

SunPower Lands 30 MW Concentrated Solar Power Deal In Inner Mongolia, China

SunPower* has long been an efficiency leader in commercially available solar PV cells and modules. It also routinely ranks in the top 10 for...
yingli solar

Yingli Still #1 Solar Manufacturer

With nearly 10% of the solar module market in 2013, Yingli Green Energy (YGE)* retained the #1 spot in the market. To be more...
the solar future nl

Netherlands Aiming For 100,000 More Solar Roofs In 1 Year

The Dutch solar market saw good growth, approximately doubling from about 100,000 solar roofs to about 200,000 solar roofs. In 2014, the aim is...
SolarInvertersNA1

Types Of Power Converters In A PV System

One of the most important parts in PV system architecture is the power converters. The reason is that they play an important role in...
HITSolarCellDiagram

Concepts In Photovoltaic Technology

Since the first solar cell was produced by Bell Labs in the 1950s, solar photovoltaic (PV) technology has been gradually evolving. The work resulted in...