Image - Focusic is Building a 20-MWp CPV Power Plant in China

Focusic is Building a 20-MWp CPV Power Plant in China

Focusic New Energy, a Chinese developer of renewable-energy power plants, and Soitec (Euronext), a world leader in generating and manufacturing revolutionary semiconductor materials for the electronics and energy industries, announced that the second phase of the Hami concentrator photovoltaic (CPV) power plant project has started. It will be completed by the end of 2014, while the third and last phase of the project will be installed in 2015. Wi...

Solar - Oct 16, 2014


Image - SunLink Unveils Single Axis ViaSol Tracker at Solar Power International

SunLink Unveils Single Axis ViaSol Tracker at Solar Power International

SunLink Corporation today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the G10 Quantum™ Utility PV Tracker from Tempe, AZ-based ViaSol Energy Solutions, LLC, a leader in highly engineered PV tracking solutions. “Our customers have long been asking us to put our engineering excellence to work in connection with a single-axis tracker product, as these products continue to be the solution of choice for many large scale ground mounte...

Solar - Oct 16, 2014


Image - Solar Thermal Power Plants Offer a High Degree of Security of Supply

Solar Thermal Power Plants Offer a High Degree of Security of Supply

The Dii (Desertec Industrial Initiative) has been dissolved in its current form, and will now only continue to exist as a consultancy firm. Robert Pitz-Paal, Director of the German Aerospace Center's (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR) Institute of Solar Research, explains his view of how the idea of power generation using solar thermal power plants in sunny regions will continue to develop.   On Tuesday, the Dii decided that i...

Solar - Oct 14, 2014