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SCE Selects Satcon Inverters For Large-Scale Solar Program

Satcon Technology Corp., a provider of utility-scale power solutions for therenewable energy market, says its PowerGate Plus 500 kW inverter has been selected by Southern California Edison (SCE) to supplyinverters for at least 75% of its Solar Photovoltaic Program (SPVP)Project. As part of the SPVP, SCE plans to install, own andoperate up to 250 MW

Conergy Selects Draker For PV Monitoring

Conergy has selected Draker Labs to provide monitoring services for a1.1 MW solar system that Conergy designed and installed at AquaAmerica’s water treatment plant in West Chester, Pa. The PV system,which was commissioned in December 2009, consists of ground-mountedpanels installed at a tilt angle. Draker’s monitoring systemprovides the plant’s owners and operators with real time performanceindicators


AIA Selects 10 Most Sustainable Buildings

The American Instituteof Architects’ (AIA) Committee on the Environment (COTE) hasselected the top ten examples of sustainable architecture and greendesign solutions that protect and enhance the environment. Many of the new buildings that were awarded are expected to earn LEED Platinum certification, the highest level of achievement under the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in

Q-Cells Selects Flextronics To Manufacture 200 MW Of Solar Modules

Flextronics, aSingapore-headquartered electronics manufacturing services provider, has entered into an agreement to produce solar modules for Q-CellsSE. Flextronics will dedicate 200 MW of capacity at its CleanTech Super Site in the Port of Tanjung Pelepas, Malaysia, to theproduction of Q-Cells’ solar modules. This strategic locationcapitalizes on the solar supply chain that is rapidly evolving inMalaysia,

Q-Cells selects Flextronics to manufacture 200 MW of solar modules

Flextronics has entered into an agreement to produce solar modules forQ-Cells SE, one of the world’s largest solar cell producers. The deal,which is one of the largest solar manufacturing contracts awarded in the industry to date, positions Flextronics as the leading EMS player inthe Clean Tech market. Flextronics will dedicate 200 Megawatts of the capacity

Ascent Solar Technologies Selects Eyelit Automation Software $ASTI

EyelitInc., a Toronto-based manufacturing software provider, says  AscentSolar Technologies Inc., a developer of flexible, thin-filmphotovoltaic modules, has selected Eyelit’s Manufacturing Software Suite to support PV production ramp in at its FAB 2 in Thornton, Colo. Eyelit’ssolution is used to track, monitor and provide product visibilitythroughout Ascent Solar’s manufacturing process, from incoming rolls tocompleted PV solar

WMECo selects first solar energy site

Western Massachusetts Electric Co. (WMECo) announced its plan todevelop the first of several large-scale solar energy facilities. Theselected site on Silver Lake Boulevard combines two parcels of landowned by WMECo and the Pittsfield Economic Development Authority (PEDA)at the William Stanley Business Park. The eight-acre site willaccommodate up to 1.8 megawatts (MW) of solar capacity. WMECoofficials

SpectraWatt selects Camstar for state-of-the-art solar cell manufacturing plant

Camstar Systems Inc. announced that SpectraWatt Inc., a manufacturer ofadvanced silicon photovoltaic cells for the solar industry, hasselected Camstar’s SolarSuite, configured for the solar industry on theCamstar Enterprise Platform, to support its manufacturing and qualitygoals into the future. “SpectraWatt is focusing on innovativesolar cell technologies that will dramatically reduce the cost of solarenergy generation in

Tessera Solar Selects Mortenson Construction As EPC Partner

Minneapolis-based Mortenson Construction has been selectedby Tessera Solar as an official engineering, procurement andconstruction (EPC) partner for the design and construction of thecompany’s solar projects. Mortenson is currently buildingTessera Solar’s Maricopa Solar plant in Peoria, Ariz. The 1.5 MWproject is scheduled to be completed in January 2010. Mortenson willalso work on Tessera Solar’s projects, which

Q-Cells Selects Camstar Software For Cell Production Lines

Solar cell manufacturer Q-Cells SE has selected Camstar Systems Inc.‘sSolarSuite to be deployed in two new production lines inBitterfeld-Thalheim, Germany, and in its new 300 MW factory in Malaysia. Basedon the Camstar Enterprise Platform, SolarSuite is a manufacturingexecution system aimed at improving process quality and cellefficiency. The company says the tools will also enable Q-Cells

Duke Energy Selects Distributed-Generation Solar Sites (DUK)

As part of the first phase of its distributed solar generation program, North Carolina-based Duke Energy has selected four sites to receive solar systems on their rooftops. NationalGypsum Co. in Mount Holly, N.C., will house a 1.2 MW system thatincludes 5,096 rooftop solar panels. Highwood Properties in Greensboro,N.C., will house a 1.6 MW system that