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Yingli Green Energy Announces Trial Production of Metal-Wrap-Through Module

Yingli Solar has announced that it has begun trial production of monocrystalline silicon modules with N-type Metal-Wrap-Through ("N-MWT") technology, by adopting equipment provided by Formula E s.r.l. (Formula E), a leading supplier of photovoltaic technology and automated manufacturing lines.

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New Guidance To Turn Solar Farms Into Biodiversity Hotspots

Expert BRE National Solar Centre Guidance is launched today at Kew Gardens with The National Trust, RSPB, Plantlife, Bumblebee Conservation Trust, Eden Project, Buglife, Wychwood Biodiversity & Wiltshire Wildlife Trust

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Go Ahead for Solar Panels at Leamington Spa Hospital

Community Energy Warwickshire’s latest project, which will put more solar panels on the roofs of local hospitals, has passed an important milestone with work now scheduled to start of the installation of a 50 kilowatt solar array at Leamington Spa Hospital early in June.

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Ingenious Clean Energy Finances £27m Solar Parks Project

Ingenious Clean Energy has completed the financing of a £27m portfolio of three solar parks, including a £15m loan from Barclays.

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BNRG Renewables Completes Construction of €52m of Energy Projects in UK

Irish solar company BNRG Renewables has announced it has completed construction and commissioning of 30 Megawatts (MW) of Solar PV plants in the UK, 20 MW in Kent and 10 MW on the Isle of Wight.

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Eaton at Intersolar Europe 2014: Leading the Way with Safety and Efficiency

Power management company Eaton will again demonstrate its leadership and commitment to sustainable energy generation at this year’s Intersolar Europe from the 4th to 6th June in Munich.

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Advanced Test Technology Helps Lightsource Sites to Maintain Maximum Solar Power Performance

Lightsource Engineer with PV150Advanced test instrumentation is helping the UK’s leading developer and operator of commercial solar photovoltaic (PV) plants ensure that its solar farms continue to operate at maximum performance levels.

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Samil Power Inverters have the Third Largest Market Share in UK Suggests Survey

In an independent survey by EuPD Research British installers confirm that the Samil Power has a high market penetration and excellent brand awareness.

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DECC Issues Consultation on Changes to Financial Support for Solar PV

Solar photovoltaic is an important part of the UK’s energy mix: there is currently 2.7 GW of PV capacity in the UK – enough to power 620,000 homes – placing us firmly in the global top 10 economies for solar power. We expect this progress to continue, up to a projected deployment of between 10-12GW by 2020.

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SunEdison Interconnects 117 MW of Utility-Scale Solar Projects in the UK

SunEdison has completed construction of a 117 MW (megawatt) DC (direct current) portfolio utility-scale photovoltaic (PV) solar power plants across the United Kingdom. The portfolio is composed of eight separate solar power plants.

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