Monthly Archives: June 2010

Yingli Shines at the World Cup!

BEIJING — China did not qualify for the World Cup, but the country is still making an appearance in South Africa. An ambitious Chinese solar company, the country’s first World Cup sponsor, has placed advertising in all the stadiums in … Continue reading

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TVA Generation Partners Back online!

TVA has re-instated the Green Generation Partners program with the same details as the previous pilot program. They have restricted the program to photovoltaic systems under 200 kiloWatts.   This will allow residential and small commercial systems to enjoy the … Continue reading

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TVA is putting a (Temporary Halt) to their Generation Partners Program.

Tennessee announces Wednesday that they will be putting a halt to the Generation Partners program. They say that they are approaching the $50 million limit that the program has budgeted. They are promising a similar program some time in the … Continue reading

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Tennessee Solar Institute releases new GRANT.

The state of Tennessee has finally revealed the details of their commercial grant for photovoltaic systems. This grant is taking over from the previous TN-cet grant (which ran out of funding in December of 2009). This new grant has been … Continue reading

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MicroInverters ready for the big time!

Andalay solar, a subisidiary of AKeena solar has recently partnered with Westinghouse and is preparing for a big push into the residential markets. Akeena is a large installer of PV systems in California and in 2007 they partnered with Enphase … Continue reading

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