Too Big to Succeed: Solar Titans Flop When They Climb to Top

Friday, 22 June 2018

In the past decade alone, four different companies -- all Chinese -- have surged to the top of the heap, becoming the biggest solar maker in the world, only to subsequently fall flat and get overtaken by an up-and-comer.

Double-Sided Solar Panels Are Taking Off in China

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

China is expected to jump-start the market for panels that can absorb light on both sides with plans to install 2.7 GW this year, according to research from Bloomberg New Energy Finance.

Virginia Tech Students Use 100-ton Crane for World's Smartest Solar Home

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

BLACKSBURG, Va. - With the help of a 100-ton crane, a dozen students at Virginia Tech are making progress on what they hope to be the smartest solar home in the world.The research prototype is completely powered by the sun, loaded with responsive technology and adaptable to the world's climates, environments and budgets.

Trump's China Tariffs May Deal Solar a Second Tariff Blow

Monday, 18 June 2018

Buried as an obscure-sounding item in a 10-page Trump administration list of Chinese products that are set to be taxed at an additional 25 percent are some solar equipment that, if ultimately included, could affect the renewables industry.

PennWell Partners with Folds of Honor Foundation

Thursday, 14 June 2018

In commemoration of Flag Day, PennWell Corp. is partnering with the Folds of Honor Foundation to raise money for military families. The effort is in conjunction with PennWell’s Wall of Honor, a traveling wall highlighting the names of our military service personnel (past and present) and displayed at all PennWell power generation events in North America. The wall displays the branch, the company and the name of each person honored.

A Solar Market Insight for Intersolar Europe

Thursday, 14 June 2018

The advancement of solar power in the global energy mix is demanding and launching diverse affiliated products and services that will help the sector develop. Those products and services will be highlighted at Intersolar Europe in Munich next week.