Business Wire

  1. GE Gives Jolt To Solar Power Pioneer Soliant
    10/14/2008
    GE Energy Financial Services, a unit of GE (NYSE: GE), is giving a jolt to solar power pioneer Soliant Energy by joining a group providing the company with nearly $21 million in venture capital
  2. Governor Schwarzenegger Showcases California Solar Solutions At Applied Materials
    10/9/2008
    Today California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger dedicated the 2 megawatt solar power system at the Applied Materials campus in Sunnyvale, California, one of the largest corporate solar power installations in the United States
  3. Satcon To Deliver Prototype Next Generation Energy Storage Module To The US Navy
    10/9/2008
    Satcon Technology Corporation announced today that it has been awarded a contract worth approximately $6 million by the Office of Naval Research to design and test an advanced modular 500 kilowatt (kW) Energy Storage Module (ESM) for the DDG-51 Arleigh Burke class ships
  4. Federal Clean Energy Tax Package Benefits Washington State
    10/7/2008
    The extension of federal tax credits for wind, solar and biomass energy sources will bring lower utility bills, promote cleaner energy production and boost the state’s economy, Puget Sound Energy stated today.
  5. SolarCity Announces Major Expansion In Southern California
    10/7/2008
    SolarCity®, already California’s top residential solar power provider according to records kept by the California Public Utilities Commission, today announced a major Southern California expansion.
  6. Mitsubishi Electric Will Power Large Solar Winery Project
    10/7/2008
    Mitsubishi Electric & Electronics USA’s Photovoltaic Division will provide high-efficiency solar panels for one of the world’s largest solar projects at a winery.
  7. Fairchild Semiconductor Features Technologies To Help Designers Reduce Energy Consumption At electronica 2008
    10/7/2008
    Fairchild Semiconductor, a leading global supplier of high performance products that enable energy efficiency, will display its product solutions for today’s consumer, industrial, automotive and ultra-portable applications at electronica 2008, Hall A4, Booth 121, held in Munich, Germany, November 11-14
  8. Konarka Opens Roll-to-Roll Thin Film Solar Manufacturing Facility With One Gigawatt Nameplate Capacity
    10/7/2008
    Konarka Technologies, Inc., today announced the company has opened the largest roll-to-roll flexible thin film solar manufacturing facility in the world, preparing for the commercialization and mass production of its patent-protected thin film solar material, Power Plastic.
  9. Abengoa Solar Is Awarded Two R&D Contracts By The U.S. Department of Energy
    10/2/2008
    Abengoa Solar announces the award of two research and development projects in the field of Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) by the U.S. Department of Energy that total over $14 million
  10. San Domenico School Hosts Marin County's Largest School Solar Installation
    10/2/2008
    San Domenico School, the oldest independent Catholic school in California, and Recurrent Energy, a leading solar power developer and the industry pioneer in Solar as a Service, recently announced the planned installation of a 412 kilowatt solar energy system