Shares of Vivint Solar skyrocketed on Thursday after the company guided for continued strong growth through 2016 and said it will follow its larger rival SolarCity into the commercial and industrial (C&I) rooftop market.
04 March 2015 11:22 GMT
Industrial-scale lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries have stolen a march on molten salt systems as the energy storage system (ESS) of choice for grid projects, capturing 90% of new business in the last year, according to new numbers from consultancy Lux Research.
04 March 2015 07:18 GMT
First Solar reported fourth quarter net income almost tripled to $191.9m, or $1.89 per fully diluted share share, from a year earlier, one day after revealing it was in “advanced negotiations” with SunPower about jointly forming and listing shares in a yieldco.
24 February 2015 10:47 GMT
California-based SunPower posted a strong set of year-end financial results as it prepared to continue discussions over a joint yieldco with fellow PV giant First Solar – a double-hit that sent its shares up more than 16% in early trading in New York today.
24 February 2015 03:13 GMT
This year's start of operations of the first 50MW at the Corredor Senandes complex in southern Brazil marked the debut of Odebrecht Energia in the wind sector, as it plans development of a wind portfolio of over 300MW as well as keeping an eye on opportunities in solar.
20 February 2015 05:02 GMT
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