September 5th, 2012 | by Andrew
Goldfield Partners is "very confident" it can raise an initial ₤50 million by June to finance contracts it has secured with solar PV system providers to install solar energy systems for residents living government-supported housing.
August 28th, 2012 | by Andrew
A confluence of solar PV stimulus programs will power 80% growth in the Asia-Pacific region in Q4 2012, as demand shifts from Europe to emerging solar PV markets around the world, according to an NPD SolarBuzz forecast. Solar PV capacity is surging in major economic zones around the world, but government incentive programs in China, India, and Japan will make the APAC region the fastest growing.
July 10th, 2012 | by Andrew
One of China's largest and leading integrated silicon solar PV manufacturers, Trina Solar's opening a sales and business development office and launching a local supply chain manufacturing partnership in Ontario, the focal point for solar energy in Canada.
June 28th, 2012 | by Andrew
Abengoa's Helios 1 solar thermal power plant went live this week, indicative of the leading, but compromised, role Spanish companies are playing in the fast-growing global renewable energy market. Nuclear and hydro power providers have been reaping the benefits of a flawed Electric Power Act that ties the rates they charge consumers to oil prices
June 4th, 2012 | by Joshua S Hill
A bill to create feed-in tariffs for the poor and the disadvantaged has passed the California Assembly, with a [&hellip
May 25th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan
After months and months of controversy, it seems the UK government has finally come up with a solution to [&hellip
April 13th, 2012 | by Andrew
Continued price reductions along with new residential financing options and owner financing business models will continue to drive healthy growth rates in distributed solar PV as governments scale back incentives, according to a Pike Research report
March 2nd, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan
No doubt, you’ve heard about Germany’s likely decision to quickly and severely cut its solar PV feed-in tariff policy, a [&hellip
January 26th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan
"The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has lost its appeal against a High Court ruling that branded its plans to rush through cuts to solar subsidies as illegal," the UK's Business Green reported yesterday. But the UK government is now appealing to the Supreme Court