Brenmiller teams with Isolux on South Africa solar project.

Brenmiller teams with Isolux on South Africa solar project.

Brenmiller Energy, a developer of advanced energy storage systems, will cooperate with Spanish company Isolux in a tender for construction of a 150-megawatt solar power station in South Africa. Isolux operates in 40 countries. Its 2015 revenue totaled €2.18 billion, and its orders backlog was €6.8 billion. The company has erected 60 solar power stations […]

Murata develops 1kW mini-inverter for solar power generation.

Murata develops 1kW mini-inverter for solar power generation.

Overview Murata has developed a 1kW mini-inverter concept for solar power generation. Compared to the string inverters commonly used today for solar power generation, the new mini-inverter features a compact size, a long life, and high generating capacity and also makes it possible to reduce overall system costs as a result of simplified installation and […]

Fraunhofer CSE Showcases 2 Commercial-Ready Plug & Play Solar PV Systems.

Fraunhofer CSE Showcases 2 Commercial-Ready Plug & Play Solar PV Systems.

Two new, commercial-ready plug-and-play home solar photovoltaic systems were recently demonstrated by the Fraunhofer USA Center for Sustainable Energy Systems at the organization’s “2016 Demo Day,” according to a new press release. The new plug-and-play solar photovoltaic (PV) systems are, according to Fraunhofer USA Center for Sustainable Energy Systems, simple to install, easy to inspect […]

Ingeteam acquires Bonfiglioli PV business.

Ingeteam acquires Bonfiglioli PV business.

The Spanish PV inverter specialist Ingeteam has announced an agreement with Bonfiglioli Riduttori to take over the solar PV business of the Italy-based company. Ingeteam wants to strengthen its position in the global PV market regarding the product sales as well as the operation and maintenance business, particularly in India and the United States. For […]

LG Chem’s New High Voltage Batteries Now Compatible With SolarEdge StorEdge.

LG Chem’s New High Voltage Batteries Now Compatible With SolarEdge StorEdge.

SolarEdge Technologies, a global leader in PV inverters, power optimizers, and module-level monitoring services, and LG Chem Ltd (“LG Chem”) (KRX: 051910, 051915) announced the compatibility of SolarEdge’s StorEdge solutions and LG Chem’s new high voltage RESU10H and RESU7H batteries. The product compatibility will help further advance the accessibility to cost-effective residential solar generation, storage, […]

Semitrex continues global expansion with a new UK office.

Semitrex continues global expansion with a new UK office.

Putting itself in a position to dramatically impact the notion of global sustainable energy, power semiconductor solutions company Semitrex today announced the opening of its London Integrated Design Center and its UK subsidiary Semitrex Integrated Semiconductors, Limited. The entity and facility enables Semitrex to expand its global presence and technology offerings, with the London-based design team focusing […]

SMA Solar Technology granted full discharge to the Managing Board.

SMA Solar Technology granted full discharge to the Managing Board.

The shareholders of SMA Solar Technology AG granted full discharge to the Managing Board and Supervisory Board for the 2015 fiscal year with a clear majority of over 99% at today’s Annual General Meeting 2016 in Kassel. The remaining agenda items also received the majority approval of the Annual General Meeting. More than 400 shareholders […]

Energy Bike Generator Produces Free Electricity to Charge Portable Solar Generators and Other Devices.

FuellessGenerator.net reveals small portable energy bike to produce power to recharge its portable solar powered generators. The company’s modified fitness bike becomes a hybrid electric generator bike that is light portable and can charge any cell phone or 12 volt battery day or night – it can even produce household AC 120 volt electricity on demand […]