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In Focus: Green Modular Buildings

Modular buildings are gaining more importance every day because of their various benefits. Cost efficient, time efficient, energy efficient and arguably more durable that their counterparts constructed on site, modular houses are gaining takers steadily. Modular houses are essentially those houses that are built off site. Modules of parts of a house are constructed and

Johnson Controls, Concentrix Solar Form Partnership

Johnson Controls, a provider of products, services and solutions forenergy efficiency, and Germany-based concentrating photovoltaic (CPV)systems supplier Concentrix Solar GmbH, a subsidiary of the Soitec Group (Euronext Paris), have formed a global alliance. Under thispartnership, Johnson Controls will build, operate, maintain and providelife-cycle support of solar installations using Concentrix CPVtechnology. According to the companies, the

Professionals Form Photovoltaic Engineering And Management Association

Thirty engineers and photovoltaic manufacturing professionals recently met atFlextronics Inc.’s campus in Milpitas, Calif., to discuss theformation of a new professional association designed to advance thephotovoltaic engineering and related manufacturing professions. This association would address research, education, industry standards andtraining, according to the organizers. Matt Holzmann, president ofChristopher Associates, told attendees that the association will

Partners Form Alliance Focusing On Solar Reforming Tech

Several industry, academic and governmentorganizations have formed an alliance to commercializetechnologies that will utilize concentrated solar energy to convertwaste CO2 into diesel fuel. The alliance team members includeSandia National Laboratories, Renewable Energy Institute International,Pacific Renewable Fuels, Pratt Whitney Rocketdyne (a United Technologies Division), Quanta Services, Desert Research Institute and Clean EnergySystems. In addition, commercial partners

SkyPower and Conergy form international JV

SkyPower Ltd (Toronto) and Conergy Inc. (Canada) have formed a landmarkinternational joint venture, which brings forth a powerful portfolio ofglobal expertise to the Canadian marketplace to deploy solar energysolutions on commercial rooftops in Canada. The two companiesplan to lease space from or partner with real estate companies, big boxretailers, property owners and Governments to design,

Ascent Solar Kirloskar Form Strategic Alliance $ASTI

===>Click Here For Your FREE Ascent Solar Analysis Ascent Solar just announced that company has signed a  newstrategic alliance agreement with Indian industrial and engineeringconglomerate Kirloskar Integrated Technologies Limited. The agreement consists of three phases; in the first, the companieswill cooperate to bring Ascent’s solar modules into Indian productstargeting the following markets: defense, consumer portable

P2 Solar To Form Alliance With OSolar

P2Solar Inc., a developer of large-scale solar power stations, hasentered into a letter of intent with South Korea-based OSolar.The two companies are working to form a strategic alliance as part ofthe project team for the 25 MW solar power station proposed for Punjab,India. Both companies participated in working on the project’stechnical feasibility study that was

Origin, Micron Form JV Focused On PV Development

Origin Energy Ltd., an integrated energy company based in Sydney,Australia, and Micron Technology Inc., a semiconductor company based inBoise, Idaho, have formed a 50-50 joint venture with a focus on the development of photovoltaic technology. Accordingto Andrew Scott, executive general manager of major developmentprojects at Origin, the near-term objective of the JV is to combine


New Form of Solar Energy: Direct Solar Fuel

Think of direct solar fuels as gas without the death or waiting. ARPA-E, the advanced projects research group at the Department of Energy, gave out $23.7 million in grants this week to startups and universities experimenting in the relatively new field of direct solar fuels. What are direct solar fuels? In most cases, the term

SunWize, SOLON Form Partnership

SunWize Technologies has announced that it will be a distributor of SOLON Corp.‘s modules in North America. Thecompanies say the SOLON Blue 220/01 is in stock and available forimmediate shipment. SunWize currently stocks the 225 Wand 230 Wversions of the SOLON Blue 220/01. According to the company, thepolycrystalline solar module has an efficiency of up

Interactive solar energy eye make people trust in renewable energy systems

Solarenergy is by far the most utilized form of renewable energy that findsa place for itself in a wide variety of gadgets and buildings. However,there are many commercial and residential building owners that aren’treally aware of the possibilities solar energy has. Martin Willershas designed a concept gadget that has been made for solar-poweredhotels, where it

CA Rebate Process Changes July 1

Also, rebate in SDG&E region triggering down soonKatrinaPerez, non-residential program manager at the CA Center for SustainableEnergy (CCSE), emailed the changes to the rebate process for the CA Solar Initiative beginning July 1. New Module List:There will be a revised eligible solar panels list following SenateBill 1 guidelines. The list will be virtually the same