CalCom Energy completes 800-kW solar carports at California outlet mall

The Outlets at Tejon, a shopping center in Arvin, California, announced the completion of an 800-kW solar PV carport system that covers five rows of stalls in the center’s southwest parking field, south of the Beale tower. The solar carport… Read moreCalCom Energy completes 800-kW solar carports at California outlet mall

Solar hits new record low with €14.80/MWh winning bid in Portugal

A 1.4GW solar tender in Portugal has attracted a world-record low bid of €14.80 ($16.46) per MWh. The auction, which concluded on Monday, resulted in 1.15GW of contracts awarded to 13 as-yet-unnamed winners, which will now have 36 months to… Read moreSolar hits new record low with €14.80/MWh winning bid in Portugal

Pioneering Taiwanese offshore developer sold to US investment firm

A US private equity firm has bought one of Taiwan’s leading offshore wind developers. Taiwanese chemicals company Swancor announced on Wednesday that it has signed a deal to sell 95% of its subsidiary Swancor Renewable Energy (SRE) to New York-based… Read morePioneering Taiwanese offshore developer sold to US investment firm

ReVision Energy installs Quest Renewables solar carport on parking deck

ReVision Energy completed the installation of its first solar carport in New Hampshire. The downtown Manchester solar canopy is located on the top floor of a new six-story parking garage, across the street from the Hilton Garden Inn and Northeast… Read moreReVision Energy installs Quest Renewables solar carport on parking deck

Wind power champion and GWEC founder Steve Sawyer dies

Steve Sawyer, the former secretary-general and founder of the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), has died of lung cancer on July 31, it has been revealed. Sawyer had been secretary-general at the organisation since the trade group’s foundation in 2007… Read moreWind power champion and GWEC founder Steve Sawyer dies

Department of Energy Authorizes LNG Exports from the Gulf LNG Liquefaction Project in Mississippi

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy today issued an order to Gulf LNG Liquefaction Company, LLC (GLLC) approving exports of domestically produced liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the Gulf LNG Liquefaction Project, which… Read moreDepartment of Energy Authorizes LNG Exports from the Gulf LNG Liquefaction Project in Mississippi

Panasonic now handling full warranty services for branded AC modules

Panasonic Life Solutions Company of America announced that its 25-year warranty on solar panels will now extend to cover comprehensive performance and labor on all Panasonic AC modules, in addition to the 25-year microinverter warranty provided by Enphase. In a… Read morePanasonic now handling full warranty services for branded AC modules

Palomar Solar giving away 7th rooftop solar system to a military family

Palomar Solar and Roofing, with the support of its partners Enphase Energy and LG Solar, will again give away one home rooftop solar system, no strings attached. At the 2019 Miramar Airshow, one San Diego County military family will receive… Read morePalomar Solar giving away 7th rooftop solar system to a military family

Power Energy Corporation acquires developer Nautilus Solar

Nautilus Solar Energy, a United States solar developer and asset manager, announced its acquisition by Power Energy Corporation (PEC), a subsidiary of Power Corporation of Canada, a management and holding company. The 100% acquisition from management and Virgo Investment Group… Read morePower Energy Corporation acquires developer Nautilus Solar

GE RE losses increase, despite doubling of revenue in past quarter

The nine-figure losses at GE Renewable Energy (GE RE) increased by $22m over the past three months, despite revenues more than doubling over the same period, according to the unit’s second-quarter results. Revenues grew from $1.64bn in Q1 to $3.627bn… Read moreGE RE losses increase, despite doubling of revenue in past quarter