• Allemagne
    3 août 2012

    aleo solar Announces 2012 Half-Year Result and Lowers Revenue Guidance

    aleo solar AG today announced that it generated revenue of EUR 166.4 million in the first six months of 2012. This means that aleo solar's revenue decreased by 28.3% compared to the first six months of 2011 (EUR 232.0 million). Earnings before interest and taxes (EBIT) came in at EUR –23.5 million (EUR 3.4 million), and the EBIT margin was –14.1 percent (1.5 percent). Earnings per share amounted to EUR –1.87 (EUR 0.13); production volume rose to 197.7 megawatts (161.6MW).
  • États-Unis
    2 août 2012

    GT Appoints Dan Squiller as President of PV and Worldwide Operations

    GT Advanced Technologies Inc. today announced that Dan Squiller has joined the company as President of PV and Worldwide Operations in a newly-created senior role based out of the company's global operations headquarters in Hong Kong. Squiller will be responsible for the company's DSS™ and HiCz™ PV businesses, as well as the company's worldwide manufacturing and field service operations.
  • Chine
    2 août 2012

    Consolidated Edison Unit Buys Two Solar Plants from GCL-Poly

    Consolidated Edison Inc. (ED)'s development unit bought two solar plants in California from GCL- Poly Energy Holdings Ltd. for $266 million, its first acquisition in the state.
  • États-Unis
    2 août 2012

    RenuEn Obtains 50MW Solar Project via Pending Acquisition of Team Energy

    RenuEn Corporation is pleased to announce that the Company has secured a 50MW Solar project in Pakistan through its pending acquisition of Team Energy, Inc. The project will be managed by a foreign operating subsidiary, which is also joining RenuEn upon closing of the acquisition. The Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) is guaranteed by the Government of Pakistan and is for 25 years. For their management in the project, the Company will realize income throughout the duration of the PPA.
  • Allemagne
    2 août 2012

    SMA Upgrades Efficiency, Power Output of Sunny Island Inverters

    SMA has released its new Sunny Island 4548-US and 6048-US off-grid solar inverters for the North American market. Expanding upon the proven technology of the Sunny Island 5048-US, these devices reach a new maximum efficiency of 96 percent and CEC-weighted efficiencies up to 94.5 percent, as well as up to a 20 percent increase in power output for the Sunny Island 6048-US. The Sunny Island 4548-US and 6048-US can be paired with SMA's Multicluster Box, making them ideal for three through 100kW off-grid PV systems.
  • États-Unis
    1 août 2012

    BioSolar Is Ready to Begin Shipping BioBacksheet

    BioSolar, Inc. today announced that it has completed all technical UL certifications necessary to begin shipping BioBacksheet to solar manufacturers.
  • Japon
    1 août 2012

    KYOCERA Establishes New Company to Operate 70MW Solar Power Plant in Japan

    Kyocera Corporation, along with six other companies, today announced the completion of capital investment procedures for the establishment of Kagoshima Mega Solar Power Corporation, a new company which will be tasked with operating a 70 megawatt (MW) solar power plant in southern Japan. The utility-scale solar power plant will become the largest in Japan.
  • Chine
    1 août 2012

    Canadian Solar Updates Second Quarter 2012 Guidance

    Canadian Solar Inc. today updated its guidance for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012. The updated guidance is subject to adjustments based upon completion of the Company's internal review process, and final quarterly results could differ materially from the estimates provided below.
  • Chine
    31 juil. 2012

    JA Solar Enters into Share Transfer Agreement With M.SETEK

    JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. today announced that it entered into a share transfer agreement (the "Agreement") on July 23, 2012 with M.SETEK Co., Ltd. ("M.SETEK"). Pursuant to the Agreement, M.SETEK will transfer its 65% equity interest in Hebei Ningjin Songgong Semiconductor Co., Ltd. ("Ningjin Songgong") to JA Solar Hong Kong Limited ("JA Hong Kong") for RMB247.0 million (US$38.9 million).
  • Chine
    31 juil. 2012

    Trina Solar Announces Updates to Q2 2012 Guidance

    Trina Solar Limited announced today the following updates to its previous guidance made for the quarter ended June 30, 2012.