Sales of PV Cells and Modules Decreased in the US and Increased in Germany: Hanwha SolarOne
In a bid to harness every minuscule amount of the energy generated by the sun, a team of researchers at Strathclyde University in Scotland has put their best foot forward to set solar power stations in the sun’s orbit.
More and more buildings, houses are now being equipped with solar panels while automobiles are adapting the innovations such as photovoltaic plates that are being widely used to convert solar energy to electricity to power them.
The Obama administration seems gung-ho on promoting solar power in six Western states by identifying them as “Solar Energy Zones”.
IKEA has powered up its Covina store in California using solar energy panels installed by Gloria Solar.
Solyndra LLC has filed papers declaring bankruptcy despite Obama administration announcing a half billion federal stimulus to the solar panel maker in an aim to decrease dependency on foreign shores.
Ford and SunPower, the largest solar panel maker in Silicon Valley have come together to offer consumers a bundle of rooftop solar panel assembly along with their new buy of Focus Electric.
The largest rooftop project in U.S. Project Amp have received one of the largest loan guarantees from US DOE to install solar panels on industrial buildings across the country.