Business Wire

  1. 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.
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. Premier Power Installs Nation's Largest Bi-Directional Solar Trackers
    10/1/2008
    Premier Power (OTCBB:PPRW) has completed installation of its phase of the nation's largest “Bi-Directional Solar Trackers”. The solar installation designed, engineered and integrated by Premier Power uses over 50 solar planes on a single solar array
  5. Open Energy Corporation’s SolarSave Architectural PV Glass Manufactured By Suntech To Help Power New California Academy Of Sciences Building, Largest “Green” Museum Ever Constructed
    9/25/2008
    Open Energy Corporation (OTC BB: OEGY), a renewable energy company focused on delivering building integrated photovoltaic solutions, today announced that it has completed its largest solar electric installation for the new California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California
  6. VYCON Introduces Next Generation Flywheel Energy Storage Systems
    9/24/2008
    VYCON today announced its new VDC and VDC-XE Direct Connect DC power systems for UPS applications that address mission-critical application’s pressing need for clean continuous backup power that is reliable, predictable and environmentally-friendly
  7. Eastern Oregon’s Klondike Wind Power Projects Serve As Testing Ground For Next-Generation Turbine Technology
    9/24/2008
    Much more than wheat is rising on the rolling hills of the Central Columbia River Gorge. The expanding Klondike Wind Power Projects, just east of Wasco, Ore., hosts new, next-generation turbine technology designed to make generating wind power more efficient, safe and weather-resistant than ever before
  8. OPT Deploys PowerBuoy For First Commercial Wave Power Project With Iberdrola
    9/23/2008
    Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTT and London Stock Exchange AIM: OPT) (“OPT”) is pleased to announce that it has deployed its first PowerBuoy under contract with Iberdrola S.A, one of the world’s largest renewable energy companies, and its partners, at a site approximately 3 miles off the coast of Santoña, Spain
  9. Power-One's Aurora PVI-Central Inverters Win EPD Magazine Environmental Design Award
    9/18/2008
    Power-One, Inc. (Nasdaq: PWER - News), a leading provider of power conversion and power management solutions, today announced that its Aurora PVI-Central commercial renewable energy inverters have won Electronic Product Design Magazine’s 2008 e-Legacy Award in the Environmental Design Category
  10. Beacon Power Announces Testing Of First Megawatt Of Flywheel Energy Storage
    9/18/2008
    Beacon Power Corporation (Nasdaq: BCON - News), a company that designs and develops advanced products and services to support more stable, reliable and efficient electricity grid operation, announced that it has built and tested an integrated matrix of ten high-power flywheels that operated together to absorb and supply a full megawatt of electricity