Amyris Signs Multi-Year Contract to Supply Renewable Squalane to Nikko Chemicals

Amyris, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMRS) announced it has signed a multi-year supply agreement for several hundred tons of Amyris renewable squalane with Nikko Chemicals Co., Ltd. for distribution in the Japanese market.

Semiconductor and solar PV merger one step closer

The merger between Applied Materials and Varian Semiconductor Equipment Associates, a provider of ion implantation equipment for semiconductor chips and solar photovoltaic (PV) modules, is one step closer to finalisation.

Astronergy Partners with Solar Park Co., Ltd. to Invest in Solar Farms in Thailand

Astronergy (a Chint company) announced its new plans to invest in solar farms in Thailand with its partner, Solar Park Co., Ltd., expecting commercial operation on December 30, 2011.

Ocean Power Technologies Deploys Autonomous PowerBuoy for US Navy Maritime Security Program

Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTT) (“OPT” or “the Company”), a leading wave energy technology company, is pleased to announce the deployment for sea trials of a unique autonomous wave energy device, marking an important milestone in the expansion of the Company’s PowerBuoy product line.

Norway’s SN Power Acquires Brazil Hydropower Stake for $440 Million

SN Power, a hydropower project developer majority-owned by the Norwegian utility Statkraft AS, bought 41 percent of Desenvix SA for $440 million to expand its Brazilian operations.

Southwest Windpower gets GL certification

Southwest Windpower has received GL Renewables Certification for its2.4 kW Skystream 3.7, 50/60 Hz small wind turbine.

SoloPower Receives $197 Million Loan Guarantee from U.S. DOE to Build Thin Film Photovoltaic Module Facilities

SoloPower, a San Jose, California-based manufacturer of flexible thin film solar cells and modules, announced today that it has received a $197 million loan guarantee from the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Loan Programs Office. The guarantee will support the construction and operation of three facilities that are expected to produce approximately 400MW of state-of-the […]

SN Power takes over Enerpar in Brazil

Hydropower development company SN Power has bought Energias do Paraná Ltda (Enerpar) from Norske Skog Group for BRL120 million (~US$70m).

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Yingli Green Energy reports second quarter 2011 results

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (”Yingli Green Energy” or the “Company”), a leading solar energy company and one of the world’s largest vertically integrated photovoltaic manufacturers, which markets its products under the brand “Yingli Solar,” today announced its unaudited consolidated financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2011.