When you ask who the top solar power companies are, you will probably want to distinguish between residential installers and solar panel manufacturers. Solar power generally is thought of as home solar power, though utilities and businesses also are investing in it. This article looks at the top residential solar contractors / residential solar installers as […]
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The European energy storage company Sonnen is partnering with the US companies SolarWorld and PetersenDean as part of its push into the American market, according to recent reports. In addition to the partnership with the US-based solar photovoltaic (PV) manufacturer, and with the residential roofing company, Sonnen will also be working with the residential solar […]
Germany solar giant SolarWorld has reported increased shipments and revenue in its third quarter earnings report last week. Reporting to shareholders last Thursday, SolarWorld reported increased shipments of solar power modules and kits across the first three quarters of the year of 25%, reaching 755 MW, up from Q1-Q3’2014’s 602 MW. The US was the […]
Interest is escalating in financing commercial and utility-scale solar rooftop and storage projects. In a recent pv magazine interview, Open Energy Group founder and CEO Graham Smith said he believes “commercial and industrial solar [in the US] is at an early stage of maturity.” With such potential in mind, Manhattan-based Open Energy Group represents one financing entity that is […]
The Solar Freedom program in South Carolina is a partnership that offers homeowners zero down solar ownership at leasing prices.
The Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition (SVTC) moments ago released its annual Solar Scorecard. I had the opportunity to talk with Sheila Davis, Executive Director of the Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition, last week in advance of the official release. Below are some key notes from the official release and from my chat with Sheila. Unfortunately, one of the main […]
Solar industry leaders gathered in Brussels this week for the Annual General Meeting of the European Photovoltaic Industry Association (EPIA). The goal: identify challenges to solar PV growth and decide on ways to overcome those in order to keep advancing solar power across the continent. Of course, one focus was how to guarantee a more stable […]