Noble Corporation provides fleet contract status update

ZUG, Switzerland, May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Noble Corporation (NYSE:NE) today announced that its report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated as of May 3, 2012. The report, titled “Fleet Status Report,” can be found on the Company’s Web site, under the “Quick Links” section of the […]

Satcon announces strategic Canadian manufacturing partnership

Satcon Technology Corporation® (NASDAQ CM: SATC), a leading provider of utility-scale power solutions for the renewable energy market, today announced that it has finalized a strategic manufacturing agreement with Sanmina-SCI Corporation to manufacture its industry-leading solar inverter solutions in order to comply with Ontario’s Feed-in-Tariff (FIT) program.

Clean Power Finance, MS Solar Solutions Corp. and main street power announce largest consumer residential solar lease facility in U.S.

Clean Power Finance, the online marketplace for residential solar financing and leading provider of solar sales software, MS Solar Solutions Corp., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS), and Main Street Power Company, a North American solar developer and Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) provider today announced the creation of […]

New Poll announces angelenos overwhelmingly support more local rooftop solar power

A significant majority of voters in Los Angeles wants more local solar powering their city; in fact they want lots more. These are the findings of a new poll on L.A. attitudes toward renewable energy conducted by the public research firm Fairbank, Maslin, Maullin, Metz & Associates (FM3) for the Vote […]

Canadian solar supplied 3.3 MW of solar modules for PV project in Bulgaria

ONTARIO, Canada, May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ — Canadian Solar Inc. (”Canadian Solar” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar companies, today announced its further strategic expansion into South-East Europe by supplying 3.3 MW of solar modules for a PV project in Bulgaria. The solar power plant was […]

Zentric, Inc. secures inventory to begin construction for 1.6 MW solar project

PHOENIX, May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Zentric, Inc. (OTCQB: ZNTR) William Tien, President of Zentric, Inc. is pleased to report that Zentric has acquired the solar panel inventory from its supplier in China that is required for its first two 800MW projects in North Carolina. The shipment will arrive in the […]

Canadian solar and bank of China enter into a C$120 million construction financing agreement for solar power plant development in Ontario

ONTARIO, Canada, May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ — Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies and Bank of China (Canada) and Bank of China, New York Branch (”Bank of China”), one of the world’s largest banks, today announced that they have […]

MidAmerican solar and First Solar announce start of major construction on largest solar project in the world

This week, MidAmerican Solar and First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) marked the start of major construction at Topaz Solar Farms, located in San Luis Obispo County, Calif. The 550-megawatt photovoltaic project will employ approximately 400 workers during its three-year construction period; will generate nearly $417 million in local economic impact, the […]

SolarWorld solar panels power largest solar installation in West Virginia

American Public University System (APUS), an online higher-education provider focused on the military and public service communities, has christened the largest solar array in West Virginia. The 407-kilowatt system is comprised of 1,671 high-performance solar panels from SolarWorld, the largest U.S. solar manufacturer for more than 35 years. The installation […]

Kosmos Energy announces Teak-4A results offshore Ghana

Kosmos Energy (NYSE: KOS) announced results from the Teak-4A appraisal well, located in the West Cape Three Points Block, offshore Ghana. Located 6.1 kilometers (3.8 miles) northwest of the Teak-1 discovery well, the Teak-4A well was targeting the stratigraphic extension of the Teak discovery area. The well encountered thin, non-commercial […]