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CSUNPOWER sets sights on overseas growth after SNEC debut [ Sponsored ]
13 Jun 2019 at 3:58pm
Company preparing for rapid growth in its module and project business since splitting from the CSUN Group.


TÜV Rheinland reveals first PV module manufacturers with new LeTID test certificates
18 Jun 2019 at 1:55pm
TÜV Rheinland has awarded the first small group of PV module manufacturers with certification against LeTID (Light and elevated Temperature Induced Degradation), also known as Carrier Induced Degradation (CID), according to a new LeTID testing standard (2 PfG 2689/04.19), which has been under development for almost two years.


BayWa smashes target in green bond debut
18 Jun 2019 at 1:43pm
Firm tells PV Tech it recorded €750m orders for €500m placement on the Luxembourg stock exchange, with plans to invest proceeds in PV and wind plays.


As investors get comfortable, supply could be bifacial solar’s next challenge
18 Jun 2019 at 12:56pm
Momentum was building even before it was exempted from Trump's trade tariffs but now supply could be the chief constraint on bifacial solar.


PV industry: Italy’s capacity market needs deeper reform
18 Jun 2019 at 12:42pm
Italia Solare joins NGOs to condemn scheme it claims continues to promote fossil fuels, despite addition of new CO2 emission standards.


USAID, ADB to invest US$7bn to add 6GW of renewables in Asia-Pacific
18 Jun 2019 at 12:25pm
Development financier and aid agency to invest heavily in clean energy projects, energy efficiency and power sector reform in the region.


Dominican Republic green-lights 100MW PV installation
18 Jun 2019 at 11:42am
Government signs off on construction of US$110m project by Natural Energy World Corporation, paving way for marked PV boost in Caribbean nation.


Seraphim Solar’s 1500V mono PERC modules secure ‘Top Performer’ in PVEL’s PID test
18 Jun 2019 at 11:17am
Major China-headquartered PV module manufacturer, Jiangsu Seraphim Solar System Co has received ‘Top Performer’ status in PVEL’s (PV Evolution Labs) 2019 PV Module Reliability Scorecard for the PID (Potential Induced Degradation) test.


Sunseap partners Pacific Green for 100MW of solar in Taiwan
18 Jun 2019 at 10:54am
Singapore-based clean energy major enters into JV with local firm to build distributed PV over three-year period.


Cubico reaches financial close on 105MW PV project in North Carolina
17 Jun 2019 at 8:37pm
Cubico Sustainable Investments has reached financial close on a 105 MW PV project in Pender County, North Carolina.


Solar finance ROUND-UP: Enel in Zambia, Vattenfall’s green bond, Easier project finance
17 Jun 2019 at 2:03pm
EIB to back developer's 150MW pipeline across Africa, Swedish energy group eyes €500m raise, IRENA scheme seeks to standardise.


JinkoSolar supplies 258MW of mono modules to solar-wind hybrid in Vietnam
17 Jun 2019 at 2:02pm
JinkoSolar has supplied Trung Nam Group with 258MW of monocrystalline PERC double glass modules for one of the largest solar-wind hybrid projects in Vietnam.


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