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  • SolarWorld Solar Panels Power Largest Solar Installation in West Virginia

    American Public University System (APUS), an online higher-education provider focused on the military and public service communities, has christened the largest solar array in West Virginia. The 407-kilowatt system is comprised of ...


    By SolarWorld AG

  • First Photovoltaic Solar Panel Installed on Largest Solar Project in the World

    Less than two weeks after its official groundbreaking ceremony, MidAmerican Solar and First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) marked another milestone at Topaz Solar Farms, located in San Luis Obispo County, Calif. On Wednesday, the first solar panel was installed on what is the largest solar project under construction in the world. When complete, the 550-megawattAC ...


    By First Solar, Inc.

  • Best Solar Companies in Long Beach for Installing Affordable Solar Panel on Home

    It could be easier to locate the best solar companies in Long Beach CA by using the internet to your advantage. When you go online, you even have the chance to seek guidance from experts employed by solar energy service providers. In any case, the demand for going solar in Long Beach has been slowly and steadily gathering momentum considering the fact that electricity bills have been soaring to ...


    By SouthernCaliforniaSolar

  • AstraZeneca Installs 7,300-Panel Solar Energy System on Wilmington Campus

    AstraZeneca(NYSE: AZN) announced today the installation of a 7,300-panel solar energy project that produces energy equivalent to about 10 percent of the campus’ office ...

  • Solar Panel Installation in New York On the Rise Due To Growing Awareness

    Quality solar panels in New York are now easy to find by using the internet to your advantage. With solar installations, one can get rid of costly electricity bills over the long run. Additionally, there is no need to get electricity by bringing fossil fuels that are major cause of pollution in environment. Solar energy derives its basis from sunlight which is available in abundance for most part ...


    By Solarpanelsxpert

  • Canadian Solar Modules Installed in Pennsylvania`s Largest Solar Energy Installation

    Canadian Solar Inc.(the "Company", "we" or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar companies, today announced its modules have been installed in a 5MW (AC) solar plant located in a dense agricultural area of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. The environment-friendly solar project, dubbed Keystone, was developed by Community ...


    By Canadian Solar Inc. (CSI)

  • SunPower Solar Panels Featured on ABC`s

    SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR), a Silicon Valley-based manufacturer of high-efficiency solar cells, solar panels and solar systems, today announced that its high-efficiency solar panels were installed on the Jusst Sooup Ranch that will be featured on ABC's Extreme Makeover: Home Edition two-hour special on Friday, November 18.  The 25-kilowatt solar system is expected to generate ...


    By SunPower Corporation

  • BMW and Honda Fitting Solar Panels at Their Car Factories

    Motoring giants BMW and Honda are set to be next in line to fit solar pv panels at their production facilities. Both of the behemoths in the automobile industry are looking to start incorporating more on-site solar electricity generation. Honda has been installing solar power generation systems at their plants all around Japan and they have so ...


  • Move your solar panels and keep your tariff

    From summer 2019 medium and large building-mounted solar PV systems will be allowed to be moved between buildings without the loss of Feed-in Tariff (FIT) payments. Previously, if a FIT accredited installation was moved it became ineligible for further support. Now, landlords and tenants who cannot guarantee having long-term ownership or lease of a building can move their solar PV and keep their ...

  • IKEA to grow company`s U.S. solar presence to 75% with plans to install solar panels on all ten locations in southern U.S.

    IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today announced plans to install solar energy panels on ten additional United States locations – its entire presence in the Southern U.S. Pending governmental permits, installation can begin this winter, with completion expected in Summer 2012. Collectively, the nine stores and one distribution center will total 10.7 Megawatts (MW) ...

  • Cheaper solar panels fuel rise in renewable energy

    A dramatic drop in the price of solar power technology last year helped the continued growth of renewable energy, according to a U.N.-backed report published Wednesday. Global energy-generating capacity from renewable sources rose by 115 gigawatts in 2012, compared with 105 gigawatts the previous year, the report by the Paris-based think tank REN21 ...


    By Associated Press

  • Solar Guide Survey Reveals Average Price of a Solar PV Installation

    Solar Guide, the free online resource for homeowners and engineers regarding all solar-related issues, has found the average price of a domestic solar PV installation to be less than GBP 12,000. Figures, taken from the second half of 2010, show the average cost of a completed solar installation was GBP 11,657. The research was carried out by Solar Guide to see ...


  • Envision Solar Completes Second Solar Tree® Array Installation for NREL

    SAN DIEGO, April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Envision Solar International (EVSI), a leading sustainable infrastructure product designer and developer, is pleased to announce the successful installation of a second Solar Tree® array for the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) at their Vehicle Testing and Integration Facility ( ...

  • Solar Energy Panels for Home to Make A Difference In Electricity Consumption

    It is needless to mention that solar panels for the homes is the option being considered by increasing number of people these days. Since, it not only helps in saving money on energy bills, there also are multiple other benefits associated with the system especially when buyer succeeds in installing solar energy panels for ...


    By Solarpanelsxpert

  • Solar Panel Systems for Homes to Reduce Utility Bills and Improving Environment

    The solar panel for your home is one of the greatest options for everyone including homes and families of all sizes. Millions of Americans can now take the advantage of affordable solar panel system to reap the benefits of the free and endless fuel in the form of sun energy. The research in solar power generation has been going on for a long time. It has been a long and arduous ...


    By Solarpanelsxpert

  • U.S. Solar Panel Market Will Reach $34.5 Billion by 2014

    ROCKVILLE, MD -- (Marketwire) -- 06/14/10 -- MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of SBI's new report "U.S. Solar Energy Market World Data, 2nd Edition," to their collection of Solar Power market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/product/display.asp?ProductID=2385474. After its ...


  • IKEA Powers-Up Solar Energy System`s Panels at Tampa Store

    IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today officially plugged-in the solar energy system installed at its store in Tampa, Florida.  The 148,700-square-foot PV array consists of a 1,189-kW system, built with 4,956 panels.  IKEA Tampa’s program will produce approximately 1,792,300 kWh of clean electricity annually, the equivalent of reducing 1,362 tons of ...

  • US Foods Activates Solar Panel System to Power Distribution Center in Phoenix

    Continuing its long-held commitment to sustainability, US Foods today activated a 905 kilowatt, 3,934 photovoltaic solar panel system at its Phoenix division. The solar array is the company's third installation, including a panel in San Francisco and La Mirada, and one of the largest rooftop installations in Phoenix. It is expected to provide 15 percent of the division's power needs annually. ...


  • SolarWorld Americas Supplies 14.2 MW in Solar Panels for Innovative Nevada Project

    The project at Patua, about 40 miles east of Reno, has set the solar array side by side with a binary geothermal production plant to take advantage of solar's peak performance periods at times when the geothermal is comparatively less efficient - during the daytime and summer. The combined result provides constant power generation. While not the first, the project is thought to be the biggest of ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Honeywell Launches Third-generation Film to Protect Solar Panels

    Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that it has introduced its third-generation laminate film designed to protect solar power panels from harsh environments while helping them maintain power output over their 25-year lifespans. The product, PowerShield® 3W, is a cost-effective backsheet for photovoltaic panels that helps protect the electrical circuits in solar panel modules, ...


    By Honeywell

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