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Enphase Buying SunPower’s Micro-Inverter Business

Enphase Energy Inc. and SunPower Corp. have announced a definitive agreement for Enphase to acquire SunPower’s micro-inverter business for $25 million in cash and...
chen

UC San Diego Professor Creating CSP Tool That’s ‘Not Your Typical Infrared Camera’

Through a grant from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), a professor at the University of California San Diego is developing a diagnostic tool that can...
pv tracker

GP JOULE’s Single-Axis Solar Tracker Weathers Extreme Conditions

GP JOULE Canada Corp., a subsidiary of GP JOULE GmbH, has announced that its PHLEGON single-axis tracker has passed a series of accelerated life...
harbor plus

Panasonic, Pika Energy Roll Out Powerful Smart Battery Suited For Solar

Panasonic Eco Solutions of North America and Pika Energy have introduced a significant upgrade to the Harbor smart battery portfolio with the solar-ready Harbor...
enphase

Enphase Now Shipping Latest Micro-Inverter To Solar Distributors

Solar micro-inverter company Enphase Energy Inc. has begun shipping its Enphase IQ 7X micro-inverters to solar distributors in the U.S. According to the company, the...
vivint solar

Vivint Solar Now Offering LG Chem RESU Batteries

Vivint Solar Inc., a full-service residential solar provider, is now offering LG Chem RESU batteries, an energy storage system for household use, for its...
investing

DOE Announces $72M For Next-Gen Concentrating Solar Power Research

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced $72 million for new projects to advance high-temperature concentrating solar power (CSP) technologies. The agency says the projects...
auction

Auction Offering Assets Of Panasonic Eco Solutions Solar America

An array of solar processing equipment and factory assets from a solar processing facility will be sold in a global online auction next Wednesday,...
natcore solar cell

Natcore Streamlines Process For High-Efficiency, Silver-Less Solar Cells

Natcore Technology Inc., a company focused on significantly lowering the costs and improving the power output of solar cells, says it has dramatically streamlined...
solar-log

Solar-Log 50 Residential Monitoring Solution Comes To U.S. Market

The Solar-Log 50 Gateway, a compact residential solar monitoring solution from Solar Data Systems Inc., is now available in the U.S. The Solar-Log 50 was launched...
yc600

APsystems YC600 Solar Micro-Inverter Now Shipping In U.S.

APsystems' YC600 solar micro-inverter is now shipping in the U.S. market, the Seattle-based company has announced. Compliant with smart grids, the YC600 features reactive power control technology and...
sma

SMA Rolls Out Improved Power+ Solution For Solar Installers

Citing speed as a top priority for solar professionals, SMA has introduced an improved Power+ Solution, which builds on the company's existing module-level power...