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Taiwan Delivers Eco-Power to NJ Liberty State Park

July 8, 2016 - in Corporate, Renewables

TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 8, 2016—The Green Trade Project Office (GTPO), Taiwan's leader in the promotion and integration of green products and services, is proud to announce that "Skynergy", a self-developed, stand-alone photovoltaic power container, will be…

Award-Winning SmartFlower Solar System Launches in U.S.

July 6, 2016 - in Corporate, Renewables

Austrian all-in-one solar system, SmartFlower, will make its North American debut at Intersolar, San Francisco, 12-14 July 2016. Around 27,000 solar specialists…

Parsons’ Solar Projects Help Eastern Municipal Water District Stabilize Ratepayer Costs

May 16, 2016 - in Projects, Renewables

PASADENA, Calif., May 12, 2016—Parsons is pleased to announce that its portfolio of solar projects for California’s Eastern Municipal Water District…

Santa Monica Requires Rooftop Solar on All New Residential and Commercial Construction

April 28, 2016 - in Buildings, Corporate, Energy, Planning, Renewables

April 28, 2016 (SANTA MONICA, CA) The Santa Monica City Council voted on Tuesday to approve an ordinance requiring rooftop solar systems for all new construction in the City of Santa Monica—both residential and commercial.  The ordinance goes into effect…

Ecoplexus Inc. Commissions 54 MW of Additional Solar Assets in the U.S.

April 25, 2016 - in Construction, Energy, Renewables

SAN FRANCISCO, April 25, 2016—Ecoplexus Inc., a leading developer of solar photovoltaic (PV) systems, today announced that it has commissioned six solar PV projects, totaling 54 megawatts (MW) in North Carolina.  The six projects, reaching $79 million in…

San Francisco Board of Supervisors Passes Legislation to Require Solar Power on New Buildings

April 22, 2016 - in Buildings, Corporate, Energy, Planning

San Francisco — The Board of Supervisors unanimously passed Supervisor Scott Wiener’s legislation to require solar panels be installed on new residential and commercial buildings constructed in San Francisco. This legislation makes San Francisco the…

Buildings Wrapped in High-Efficiency, Flexible Solar Cells? It Could Happen

February 22, 2016 - in Buildings, Corporate, Energy, Renewables

A patented breakthrough by researchers at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology improves the efficiency of organic photovoltaic cells by 50 percent, and could someday provide a huge boost for the viability of solar power as a major source of energy.…

Photovoltaic Becoming Mainstream as Cheapest Source of Electricity Generation

September 18, 2015 - in Corporate, Renewables

Munich/Hamburg, Sept. 18, 2015—The 31st European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (EU PVSEC 2015) closed its doors on Friday, 18 September. The global PV community met in Hamburg, to discuss the latest developments and innovations in Photovoltaics.…

New Solar-Powered Trojan Transit Replaces Diesel-fueled Trolley

March 26, 2015 - in Corporate, Transit

LITTLE ROCK, March 26, 2015—UALR will roll out a new Trojan Transit system on Monday, March 30, designed to enhance safety and sustainability initiatives and help students and employees navigate the campus faster and easier. The new six-vehicle transit system…

nearmap Launches nearmap Solar

April 16, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy

nearmap ltd (ASX: NEA), Australia’s exclusive provider of frequently updated, high resolution imagery, has today launched nearmap Solar, a world-first service aimed at providing Australia’s solar industry a competitive edge by delivering instant client…