Image - Fluor Completes 170-MW Centinela Solar Energy Facility in Southern California

Fluor Completes 170-MW Centinela Solar Energy Facility in Southern California

Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) has completed the engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning for both phases of LS Power’s new Centinela Solar Energy Facility, one of the largest of its kind in the United States. Located near El Centro, California, the 170-megawatt photovoltaic solar project will provide clean, renewable energy in the southwestern U.S. “We are especially proud of the project team’s exemplary h...

General News - Solar - Aug 28, 2014


Image - Physicists Observe the Creation of Solar Energy for the First Time Ever

Physicists Observe the Creation of Solar Energy for the First Time Ever

For the first time in the history of solar research, scientists have successfully measured solar energy at the instant of creation inside the sun. In the Gran Sasso underground laboratory, physicists of the Borexino Collaboration are for the first time ever directly observing the neutrinos created during the fusion of two hydrogen nuclei and the resultant production of heavy hydrogen. The researchers, including physicists from the Technische U...

Solar - Aug 28, 2014


Image - SPI Solar Announces EPC Agreement for 30 MW PV Project

SPI Solar Announces EPC Agreement for 30 MW PV Project

SPI Solar (“SPI”) (SOPW:OTCBB), a vertically-integrated photovoltaic solar developer, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Xinyu Xinwei New Energy Co., Ltd. (“Xinwei”), has entered into an engineering, procurement and construction (“EPC”) agreement with Zhongwei Hengji Weiye Photovoltaic Power Co., Ltd. for the construction of a 30 megawatt project (MW) in Zhongwei City, Ningxia Hui Autonomous R...

Solar - Aug 28, 2014