Pacifico starts construction on 55MW solar project in Japan
Pacifico Energy started construction of a 55MW solar project in Gujo City, Gifu, Japan. The Minami Mega Solar Power Plant is planned to be constructed on the site of a golf course and operations are expected to be started in July 2019.
Huawei starting ‘FusionHome’ smart energy system sales in Australia
The Leading solar PV inverter supplier Huawei first starts the supply of the long-awaited FusionHome Smart Energy Solution which provides solar plus storage capabilities to the Australian residential market during the first quarter of 2018.
Solar Tariffs Could Be Driving Up Solar Manufacturing in the United States
JinkoSolar announced that it had signed an agreement to supply 1.75 GW of high efficiency modules to a U.S counterparty yesterday. They announced that the company’s board of directors had authorized JinkoSolar to finalize planning for the construction of an advanced solar manufacturing facility
China doesn’t need US polysilicon for solar industry
In President Trump's statement which imposes a 30% import duty on all the foreign made crystalline silicon solar cells and modules which reference was made to renewed efforts.
Giant 480MW Japan solar plant plans refreshed with five new participants
Plans for a colossal 480MW solar project in Japan have received a boost with the original three developers and announced another five participants. Construction will start in FY2019. The eight companies that is involved will now work with the Nagasaki prefectural government.
China officially installed 52.83GW of solar modules in 2017
In accordance to the China’s National Energy Administration (NEA), the solar PV installations has reached 52.83GW in 2017, from 34.54GW in 2016, and accounting for around 50% of expected global solar demand last year.