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  • Solar Panels

    Challenger Hydraulics is part of a group of companies, one of which specialises in the manufacture of waste recycling equipment to minimise landfill and environmental impact. As a result the directors of the company are constantly looking at ways of reducing their environmental impact in line with the general ethos of the Challenger Group. This has driven us to installing a 37kW solar panel ...


    By Challenger Handling Limited

  • SunPower Announces New Solar Panel Manufacturing Facility

    SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWRA, SPWRB), a manufacturer of high-efficiency solar cells, solar panels and solar systems, today announced plans to own and operate a solar panel manufacturing facility in Mexicali, Mexico to meet the demand of a growing North American solar market. SunPower plans to lease an existing building, which has up to 320,000 square feet of capacity. ...


    By SunPower Corporation

  • Future Solar Panels

    The solar panels we see tend to be rigid and black. Organic photovoltaic technology, by contrast, enables more translucent and more flexible solar panels in a range of colours to be manufactured. But this technology needs to meet certain requirements if it is to be accepted on the market: greater efficiency, longer duration and low production cost. So this research has set out “to analyse ...

  • Chinese Solar Cell and Panel Manufacturers Market Survey - 5th Edition

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:   Chinese Solar Cell and Panel Manufacturers Market Survey – 5th ...


    By ReportLinker

  • BioSolar’s BioBacksheet Selected by Solar PV Panel Manufacturers Targeting Government Sales

    BioSolar, Inc. (OTCBB: BSRC), developer of a breakthrough technology to produce bio-based materials from renewable plant sources that reduce the cost of photovoltaic (PV) solar modules, reported that the company is collaborating with multiple PV panel manufacturers to introduce PV panels incorporating BioBacksheet at the upcoming GovGreen Conference. The GovGreen ...


    By BioSolar, Inc.

  • Total and SunPower Commission a New Solar Panel Manufacturing Plant in France

    Total and its affiliate SunPower(1) (NASDAQ: SPWR), a Silicon Valley-based manufacturer of high efficiency solar cells, solar panels and solar systems, today announced the commissioning of a new photovoltaic solar panel manufacturing and assembly plant in the De Vernejoul industrial park in Porcelette, Eastern France. The 3,300-square-meter plant is equipped with a 44 MWp(2) production line ...


    By SunPower Corporation

  • EU – China: Solar Panel Case

    It has been few weeks since the European Union led an investigation on alleged Chinese dumping on solar panels. This case was brought to Brussels’ attention by E.U ProSun, a European organization created by some industry professionals. Few years ago, the solar panel industry in Europe was mainly dominated by German companies such as SolarWorld, one of the leaders on the solar panel market. ...


    By Greenshine New Energy LLC

  • LightManufacturing Selects San Luis Obispo-based Power-Save Energy as Supplier of Photovoltaic Solar Panels for Solar Manufacturing Systems

     LightManufacturing's heliostats (sun tracking mirrors) keep reflected sunlight on a target, providing heat and light for buildings and industry without the use of fossil fuels. The firm's H1 heliostat is marketed as the 'lowest cost per reflected watt' heliostat available, in part due to the use of a tensioned reflective membrane instead of glass. The firm sells the H1 heliostat as a ...


    By LightManufacturing LLC

  • President Obama Announces $400 Million conditional commitment offer to support solar panel manufacturing

    In his weekly video address, President Obama today announced the offer of a conditional commitment for a loan guarantee of $400 million to Abound Solar Manufacturing, LLC to manufacture state-of-the-art thin-film solar panels.  This will be the first time this new manufacturing technology for Cadmium-Telluride panels is deployed commercially anywhere in the world.  Funded by the ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Solar Panel Manufacturing in China Industry Research Report – Now Available from IBISWorld

    The Solar Panel Manufacturing industry in China has been developing quickly. In the five years through 2013, industry revenue has been growing at an annualized rate of 40.9% to total $86.79 billion. During the same period, Chinese solar cell output has been increasing 56.2% per year, with an estimated output of ...


    By IBISWorld

  • Dim Outlook: Solar Panel Manufacturing in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld has Been Updated

    The Solar Panel Manufacturing industry has experienced a rapid rise and fall in the five years to 2013. “Government incentives for downstream customers fueled strong growth early in the period,” according to IBISWorld industry analyst David Yang. “Tax credits lowered the cost of solar panels for customers, ...


    By IBISWorld

  • Solar Panel Manufacturing in China Industry Research Report – Now Available from IBISWorld

    In the five years through 2012, revenue for the Solar Panel Manufacturing industry in China has been growing at an annualized rate of 56.7% to total $71.6 billion, calculates IBISWorld. During this period, Chinese solar cell output has been increasing 65.4% per year, with an estimated output of 14.8 ...


    By IBISWorld

  • SunPower Recognized by Industry Groups for Sustainability Achievements at Solar Panel Manufacturing Plant in the Philippines

    SunPower extended its industry leadership in environmental sustainability today by earning industry accolades for green initiatives implemented at the company's solar panel manufacturing plant in the Philippines. Recognition included Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council, as well as a 2015 Excellence in Ecology and Economy ...


    By SunPower

  • SolarWorld Solar Panels to Power New Head Office of Leading U.S. Wind Turbine Manufacturer, Vestas

    Portland Mayor Sam Adams has announced that high-performance solar panels from SolarWorld, the largest ...


  • BioSolar Backed Solar Panels Debut at GovGreen Conference

    BioSolar, Inc. (OTCBB: BSRC), developer of a breakthrough technology to produce bio-based materials from renewable plant sources that reduce the cost of photovoltaic (PV) solar modules, today reported that the company will present BioBacksheet integrated PV panels at the GovGreen Conference held in Washington DC later this week. The panels were produced by four ...


    By BioSolar, Inc.

  • Weather Stations Monitor Solar Panel Arrays

    Columbia Weather Systems has added two ISO second-class compliant solar radiation sensors as options for its Weather MicroServer to improve monitoring the efficiency of solar panel arrays. The Kipp and Zonen (top) and Hukseflux thermopile-based sensors can be mounted horizontally for global radiation measurement or at plane of array (POA) for PV solar applications. With high performance and ...

  • China, EU reach settlement on solar panels

    The Europe Union and Chinese solar panel exporters said Saturday that they had reached a settlement in their long trade dispute, with the exporters agreeing to sell their products at a minimum price in the EU market. The agreement ends one of the biggest-ever trade disputes between China and Europe - a row that threatened to escalate into a full-blown trade war involving European wines and to ...


    By Associated Press

  • Cheaper solar panels fuel rise in renewable energy

    A dramatic drop in the price of solar power technology last year helped the continued growth of renewable energy, according to a U.N.-backed report published Wednesday. Global energy-generating capacity from renewable sources rose by 115 gigawatts in 2012, compared with 105 gigawatts the previous year, the report by the Paris-based think tank REN21 ...


    By Associated Press

  • Solar Panel: European Union – China Dispute

    On June 4th, European Union commissioner Karel de Gucht announced his decision on the Chinese solar panels Tax dispute. Regardless of Chinese Authorities mobilization to avoid those penalties, taxes will be institute on solar panel importation from China. For weeks, Beijing warned Brussels about the consequences of a vote in favor of the tax on Chinese solar panels to ...


    By Greenshine New Energy LLC

  • EU slaps levies on Chinese solar panel imports

    The European Union says it will impose anti-dumping levies on imports of Chinese solar panels, in a move that could trigger a trade war between two of the world's largest economies. The 27-nation bloc will impose a tariff of about 12 percent on the import of solar panels, cells and wafers this week, EU Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht announced Tuesday. That will increase to an average of 47 ...


    By Associated Press

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