Solar Power Northeast is an industry trade show run by SEIA and SEPA and was created to serve the photovoltaic market by convening industry leaders, manufacturers and service providers to establish a platform by which professionals can network, exchange knowledge [Read More]
The head of the SunShot Initiative explains why solar can still thrive in the winter and how research is under way to help panels further withstand snowy conditions.
A renewable energy underwriter finds that extreme natural events, such as floods and tornadoes, contributed to a large spike in the severity of claims over the past five years.
Crystal Solar has been awarded a $3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) SunShot Initiative to develop high-efficiency epitaxial solar cells and demonstrate commercial-level yield at the company’s pilot production facility in Santa Clara, Calif. Crystal Solar [Read More]
Sunnyvale, Calif.-based Sunpreme has received a $5 million award from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to develop what the company calls the next generation of high-performance, low-cost photovoltaic manufacturing technology. Through the SunShot award, Sunpreme says it will develop [Read More]
As part of a PV project managed by The Contractor for Renewable Energy LLC – JinkoSolar’s local partner in Jordan – JinkoSolar Holding Co. Ltd. is supplying modules to power several mosques in the country. The Jordanian Ministry Of Awqaf And Islamic [Read More]
In an effort to “cement the sustainability” of U.S. solar, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has launched a first-of-its-kind national solar photovoltaic recycling program. Working alongside major solar manufacturers and installer-developers – including First Solar, SunPower and Trina Solar [Read More]
The CEO of a finance company makes his case for why loans might be the best option to help unlock the full potential of the non-residential market.
Massachusetts-based start-up 1366 Technologies says its proprietary Direct Wafer process has demonstrated the ability to grow a so-called “three dimensional” wafer, a thin silicon wafer with a thick border – an advancement the company claims is impossible with conventional ingot-based [Read More]
Boston-based Innovations in Optics Inc. (IOI) has introduced the LumiSun-50 LED solar simulator, which the company says meets Class AAA solar simulator requirements of IEC 60904-9 for spectral match, uniformity of irradiance and temporal stability. Primary applications for the LumiSun-50 [Read More]