Global renewables investment in the second quarter climbed 12% from Q1, but slowdowns in many major markets resulted in a 23% year-on-year drop to $116.4bn for the first half, Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) reports.
15 July 2016 10:58 GMT
First Solar will stop making crystalline silicon PV modules based on the TetraSun technology it acquired three years ago and instead reallocate the production capacity to its Series 5 thin-film panels, underscoring the company's revived confidence in its core Cadmium Telluride technology.
05 July 2016 03:20 GMT
Law firm Simmons & Simmons will work with the International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena) to support the Terrawatt Initiative, an NGO launched at COP21 in Paris to mobilise $1trn in private capital to fund the global solar build-out.
29 June 2016 11:40 GMT
GCL System Integration Technology expects to double its global PV panel sales in 2016 to 4-5GW from last year's figure of "slightly more" than 2.1GW, the Chinese solar company's executive vice president, Zheng Jiazhen, tells Recharge.
23 June 2016 04:31 GMT
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