Press Release Archive
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  • Hawaiian Electric seeks energy storage to support renewables for Oahu

    Press Release | May 05, 2014
    HONOLULU, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To meet its goal of adding more renewable generation to the Oahu grid, Hawaiian Electric Company (Hawaiian Electric), subsidiary of Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. (NYSE: HE) is seeking proposals for one or more large-scale energy...

  • Solar Wind Energy Tower's First Solar Wind Downdraft Tower Approved in Arizona

    Press Release | May 02, 2014
    ANNAPOLIS, MD--(Marketwired - Apr 28, 2014) - Solar Wind Energy Tower, Inc. ( OTCQB : SWET ) (the "Company"), the inventor of large Solar Wind Downdraft Tower structures capable of producing abundant, inexpensive electricity, today is pleased to announce that on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, the City Council of San Luis, Arizona, unanimously approved a "Development and Protected Development Rights Agreement" which guarantees the necessary local entitlements for development of the first Solar Wind Downdraft Tower in the City of San Luis, AZ. on the site under contract as announced last week. Having this agreement in place accelerates development enabling the project to produce electricity as early as 2018. The agreement was executed at the Council meeting by San Luis Mayor Gerardo Sanchez and Solar Wind Energy Tower CEO Ron Pickett.

  • Strata Completes Nine New Solar Projects across North Carolina; Wells Fargo Provides $100mm in Financing

    Press Release | May 02, 2014
    CHAPEL HILL, N.C., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Strata Solar, a leading utility-scale solar provider, announced today it has installed nine utility-scale solar projects across North Carolina using more than $100mm of tax-equity financing provided by a subsidiary of Wells Fargo &...

  • JinkoSolar to supply 37.2MW PV Solar Panels to EDP Renovaveis for Lone Valley Solar Park in the U.S.

    Press Release | Apr 30, 2014
    SHANGHAI, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry has announced that it will supply 38.7 MW of PV Modules to EDP Renovaveis, a leading Independent Power Producer (IPP) in the global...

  • New Solar Crowdfunding Goes Live; Can Investors Other Than Banks Get In On The Action?

    Press Release | Apr 30, 2014
    BELLEAIR BLUFFS, Fla., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- As the Crowdfunding craze catches on for thousands of companies, a new solar funding company,, now makes investing in solar energy easy. (Photo: "Most...

  • Exploring Renewables for Powering Mines: Gold Fields Case Study Released

    Press Release | Apr 29, 2014
    OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 29, 2014) - Energy and Mines, part of Canadian Clean Energy Conferences, has published a case study today on Johannesburg-based Gold Fields' energy management and carbon mitigation which includes exploring options for renewables integration at various sites. As Duncan Stevens, Vice President of Group Sustainable Development at Gold Fields, points out, the mining leader's energy strategy is driven from the top: "Our CEO is deeply committed to responsible mining, which includes the migration to renewable sources of energy, wherever possible."

  • U.S. Geothermal Inc. to Discuss 1st Quarter 2014 Earnings Results on May 15th 2014

    Press Release | Apr 29, 2014
    BOISE, IDAHO--(Marketwired - April 29, 2014) - U.S. Geothermal Inc. (TSX:GTH)(NYSE MKT:HTM) plans to release its 1st Quarter 2014 financial results on Wednesday May 14th, 2014 after the market close. Management will present the results during a telephone conference call for investors and analysts on Thursday May 15th at 11:00 a.m. ET (9:00 a.m. MT). At the same time, the company will provide updated guidance for 2014 financial performance.

  • Canadian Solar Files Annual Report on Form 20-F for Year Ended December 31, 2013

    Press Release | Apr 29, 2014
    GUELPH, Ontario, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced the filing of its annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2013 with the...

  • $60 Million Dedicated for Solar Energy on Long Island

    Press Release | Apr 29, 2014
    UNIONDALE, N.Y., April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to continue the success of Long Island's solar programs, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced, as part of the statewide NY-Sun Initiative, a $60 million investment to support the Long Island solar industry's transition to...

  • California's Salton Sea Initiative to Leverage Geothermal Energy, Improve Air Quality, an Industrial Info News Alert

    Press Release | Apr 25, 2014
    SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Apr 25, 2014) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Geothermal Energy Association (GEA) (Washington D.C) recently endorsed the Salton Sea Restoration & Renewable Energy Initiative in California, which will leverage funds generated by renewable energy projects at the Salton Sea Resource Area to help finance air quality management and habitat restoration. Industrial Info is tracking 33 geothermal projects in North America with more than $5.8 billion in total investment value.

  • SunPower Reports First-Quarter 2014 Results

    Press Release | Apr 25, 2014
    SAN JOSE, Calif., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) today announced financial results for its fiscal 2014 first quarter. ($ Millions, except percentages and per-share data) 1st Quarter 2014 4th Quarter 2013 1st...

  • Report: Tapping LA's Vast Rooftop Solar Potential Could Reap Huge Benefits For City's Most Disadvantaged Communities

    Press Release | Apr 25, 2014
    LOS ANGELES, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A significantly expanded commercial rooftop solar program in Los Angeles would create thousands of new jobs and spur hundreds of millions of dollars in new investment, with particular benefit to residents living in traditionally underserved...

  • W2 Energy Begins Biofuel Production

    Press Release | Apr 24, 2014
    Waste Vegetable Oil Biofuel Plant Begins Production at Cambridge Facility

  • Future Composite Materials Need for Global Wind Energy Market 2014-2019

    Press Release | Apr 23, 2014
    DUBLIN, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Future Composite Materials Need for Global Wind Energy Market 2014-2019" report to their...

  • Google and SunPower Team Up to Finance $250 Million in Residential Solar Lease Projects

    Press Release | Apr 23, 2014
    MOUNTAIN VIEW and SAN JOSE, Calif., April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) and SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) today announced a new program that will provide financing to support approximately $250 million of residential solar lease projects. Both companies...