Trina Solar Receives Carbon Footprint Verification for Solar PV Modules from BSI

Trina Solar Limited has obtained Carbon Footprint Verification ("Verification") for the Company's solar PV modules from the British Standards Institution (BSI), a leading international standards and certification body.

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Trina Solar Supplies 28.5MW of Modules to Large-Scale Projects in UK

Trina Solar Limited has supplied 28.5MW of PV modules to sPower (Sustainable Power Group), a leading renewable energy provider, and Camborne Capital, a prominent UK solar developer.

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Solar Panel Installer in Court After Workers’ Fall Through Roof

The owner of a solar panel business has been fined for safety failings after two brothers fell 15ft through a fragile roof that had not been identified as a risk.

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OPDE Begins Construction of a New 6.9 MWp Solar Farm in Hothfield, UK

The plant is located near the village of Hothfield, near Ashford (Kent), and it represents a total investment of over £7 million.

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Farm Power Key to Future UK Energy Supply

Lightsource Renewable Energy, the UK’s leading solar power company, affirms it’s commitment towards rural business today by announcing major sponsorship of a pioneering rural energy project in partnership with Farmers Weekly.

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Global Solar Photovoltaic Module Installed Capacity to More than Treble by 2020

The global cumulative installed capacity of solar photovoltaic (PV) modules will more than treble from 135.66 Gigawatts (GW) in 2013 to 413.98 GW by 2020, according to research and consulting firm GlobalData.

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CPI Collaborate in the Roll to Roll Production of Large Area Flexible Photovoltaics

Flexible organic photovoltaic (OPV) cells over 6m long and 50cm wide have been produced by a recent pan European collaborative research and development project named “FabriGen“.

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Hitachi Rail Europe to Receive Cost-effective Power and Environmental Benefits for 20 years

A 1MW solar PV system will power Hitachi Rail Europe’s first train manufacturing facility in Europe, at Newton Aycliffe, County Durham.  

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10 Reasons Why Solar PV Installations Should Be Tested Regularly

10 reasons to testJim Wallace of Seaward Solar looks at the reasons why electrical testing and inspection of solar PV installations is a fundamental requirement for system safety and performance.

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First Solar, BELECTRIC to Add 45 Million kWh of Clean Electricity to UK Generation Portfolio

First Solar, Inc. and BELECTRIC have announced that they have broken ground on a new 46 megawatt (MWDC) utility-scale power plant, in Oxfordshire, Southern England.

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