Category Archives: Photvoltaic

DOE Offers Conditional Loan Guarantee to Support Nearly $4.5 Billion in Loans for Three California Photovoltaic Solar Power Plants

June 30, 2011 Projects Expected to Create 1,400 Jobs and Generate Approximately 1330 Megawatts of Installed Solar Power Washington D.C. – U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced offers of conditional commitments for loan guarantees, of approximately $4.5 billion, to

DOE Offers Conditional Loan Guarantee to Support Nearly $4.5 Billion in Loans for Three California Photovoltaic Solar Power Plants

June 30, 2011 Projects Expected to Create 1,400 Jobs and Generate Approximately 1330 Megawatts of Installed Solar Power Washington D.C. – U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced offers of conditional commitments for loan guarantees, of approximately $4.5 billion, to

Solar Plant_AZ_Agua Caliente_PG&E_NRG Solar_First Solar_$967m_290mw

August 5, 2011 DOE Finalizes a $967 Million Loan Guarantee to Support the Agua Caliente Solar Project Washington D.C. – U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced that the Department of Energy finalized a $967 million loan guarantee to Agua

Solar Plant_AZ_Agua Caliente_PG&E_NRG Solar_First Solar_$967m_290mw

August 5, 2011 DOE Finalizes a $967 Million Loan Guarantee to Support the Agua Caliente Solar Project Washington D.C. – U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced that the Department of Energy finalized a $967 million loan guarantee to Agua

Solar Factory_CA_SoloPower_$197m_400mw

August 19, 2011 DOE Finalizes $197 Million Loan Guarantee to SoloPower, Inc. for a Solar Manufacturing Facility Project Expected to Create Over 700 Jobs and Create Greater Efficiencies in the Manufacturing of Photovoltaic Modules Washington D.C. – U.S. Energy Secretary

Solar Factory_CA_SoloPower_$197m_400mw

August 19, 2011 DOE Finalizes $197 Million Loan Guarantee to SoloPower, Inc. for a Solar Manufacturing Facility Project Expected to Create Over 700 Jobs and Create Greater Efficiencies in the Manufacturing of Photovoltaic Modules Washington D.C. – U.S. Energy Secretary

Trina Solar sees bright future in new markets

Trina Solar sees bright future in new markets By Vaishnavi Bala BANGALORE | Tue Aug 23, 2011 12:14pm EDT (Reuters) – China’s Trina Solar Ltd shrugged off last quarter’s demand slump in Germany and Italy — the solar sector’s largest markets — to forecast a

Trina Solar sees bright future in new markets

Trina Solar sees bright future in new markets By Vaishnavi Bala BANGALORE | Tue Aug 23, 2011 12:14pm EDT (Reuters) – China’s Trina Solar Ltd shrugged off last quarter’s demand slump in Germany and Italy — the solar sector’s largest markets — to forecast a

Suntech sees shipments up, but at a cost

Suntech sees shipments up, but at a cost By Vaishnavi Bala BANGALORE | Mon Aug 22, 2011 2:57pm EDT (Reuters) – China’s Suntech Power Holdings Co Ltd joined some peers in signaling a rebound this year in a solar industry hammered by subsidy

Suntech sees shipments up, but at a cost

Suntech sees shipments up, but at a cost By Vaishnavi Bala BANGALORE | Mon Aug 22, 2011 2:57pm EDT (Reuters) – China’s Suntech Power Holdings Co Ltd joined some peers in signaling a rebound this year in a solar industry hammered by subsidy

Evergreen Solar puts itself up for sale as it files for bankruptcy

Evergreen Solar has filed for bankruptcy as plunging selling prices, scaled-back European PV subsidies and competition from Asia left the US manufacturer with nowhere else to run. Evergreen sought bankruptcy under US Chapter 11 rules, allowing it to continue operating

Evergreen Solar puts itself up for sale as it files for bankruptcy

Evergreen Solar has filed for bankruptcy as plunging selling prices, scaled-back European PV subsidies and competition from Asia left the US manufacturer with nowhere else to run. Evergreen sought bankruptcy under US Chapter 11 rules, allowing it to continue operating

SpectraWatt files for bankruptcy, plans to stage asset auction

Solar cell manufacturer SpectraWatt has filed for bankruptcy in the US courts and plans to auction off its assets. SpectraWatt, based in Hopewell Junction, New York, has sought bankruptcy protection from its creditors under US Chapter 11 rules and wants

SpectraWatt files for bankruptcy, plans to stage asset auction

Solar cell manufacturer SpectraWatt has filed for bankruptcy in the US courts and plans to auction off its assets. SpectraWatt, based in Hopewell Junction, New York, has sought bankruptcy protection from its creditors under US Chapter 11 rules and wants