Panasonic Upgrades European HIT® Product Guarantee to 15 Years

The product guarantee extension comes after Panasonic continues to record strong reliability across its photovoltaic Module HIT® range in Europe.

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Lightsource Connects 23 New Solar Sites in One Month

Lightsource Renewable Energy, Europe’s leading solar energy company, has connected 23 new sites in December totalling more than 100MW of new capacity. This includes 14 sites connected under the Feed-In tariff (FIT) and 9 sites under the Renewable Obligations Certificate (ROC) schemes.

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Canadian Solar Energizes Five UK Solar Power Plants

Canadian Solar Inc. has announced that it has energized an additional five solar power plants, totaling 22.9 MWp, bringing its total fleet of solar power plants in operation in the United Kingdom to 63.1 MWp.

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SPDs for DC protection of PV systems Up to 1500VDC and UL listed

STP T2 PVMersen Electrical Power is pleased to announce the launch of a surge protection device for 1500VDC, the Surge-Trap® STPT2-40K1500V-YPV(M).

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Solar industry puts forward emergency £1 solar rescue plan

The solar industry is putting forward an emergency rescue plan for British solar which will cost just £1 on bills in 2019 as an alternative to the Government’s proposed cuts to the Feed-in Tariff for the technology. [1]

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Trina Solar Restructures Regional Senior Management to Drive Growth in Europe and Africa

Trina Solar Limited, a global leader in photovoltaic ("PV") modules, solutions, and services, recently announced that the Company has restructured its management teams in Europe and Africa to prepare for its growth plans in these regions.

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Powerful PV Overvoltage Protection From Phoenix Contact

VAL MBThe new VAL-MB product family from Phoenix Contact provides powerful and compact protective devices for photovoltaic applications with generator voltages of up to 1500 V DC.

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Hive Energy Opens Regional Headquarters In Dubai

UK solar developer Hive Energy, today 28th September 2015 announce the official opening of a new Middle East Regional Headquarters in Dubai.

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BayWa r.e. Sells Pingewood Solar Farm

BayWa r.e. has sold the Pingewood solar farm, close to the town of Reading in Berkshire, England, to SUSI Renewable Energy Fund II.

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Solar PV Will Still Offer Huge Benefits to Businesses Following January’s FiT Cuts

From 1st January 2016, the feed-in tariff (FiT) rates for new solar PV installations are set to reduce by up to 87% which hasn’t just created uncertainty within the industry, but many homeowners and businesses are now jumping to the conclusion that solar will no longer be an attractive proposition.

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