Mining The Sun: Former Gold Boomtown Invests In Solar Energy

Originally published on StrathconaSolar Ontario town of 595 installs 658 panel solar rooftop array on community center; Revenue to ensure focus on sustainable future Strathcona Solar Initiatives, a multiple award winning full service integrator in Eastern Ontario, announced that the company has recently completed a 140-kilowatt solar photovoltaic installation on … [continued]

Global Solar PV Capacity Ends 2014 At 177 GW

A new report from the International Energy Agency has concluded that the global solar PV market experienced a “new year of development, with limited expansion globally.” Nevertheless, global cumulative solar PV capacity amounted to at least 177 GW in 2014. The International Energy Agency’s (IEA) Photovoltaic Power Systems Programme (PVPS) … [continued]

MAKE Crowns Siemens Leading Wind Turbine OEM

MAKE Consulting has crowned Siemens the world’s leading global wind turbine original equipment manufacturer, ahead of GE and Vestas, in the company’s Global Wind Turbine OEM 2014 Market Share analysis report. The report showed that multi-industrial turbine original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) accounted for 37% of the global wind turbine market in 2014, an increase … [continued]