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Buoyant mood at Intersolar India in December
India Jai Rathod, a founding member of a leading renewable energy advisory firm in India, attended the recent Intersolar India conference and exhibition. He reports back to us on developments at the event, which ...
Holiday display in US goes solar
One of the most visited public gardens in the United States, and a popular attraction for elaborate holiday decorations, is now running on solar power thanks to a $1.3 million grant accessed through the ...
Canadian power firm buys first solar farms

TransCanada Corp., the largest independent power producer in Ontario, Canada, has agreed to purchase not one but nine solar facilities from Canadian Solar Inc. for a reported $456 million.

India
India's state of Rajasthan is accepting bids from developers for 200 MW of solar power projects in an area that has the country's second-most solar radiant exposure, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance. ...
100%+ solar cell efficiency possible
Researchers from the US Department of Energy’s National renewable energy Laboratory (NREL) have reported the first solar cell that produces a photocurrent that has an external quantum efficiency greater ...
BP Solar abandons solar power
The restructuring performed by the multinational, BP, in response to the challenges faced by the solar sector has not been enough, and the British company has decided to abandon solar energy. This is the ...