Post Tagged with: "Canadian Solar"

Canadian Solar wins largest public sector solar procurement bid in Canada this year

Canadian Solar wins largest public sector solar procurement bid in Canada this year

February 25, 2019 at 10:33 am Comments are Disabled

Canadian Solar Inc. won three solar power contracts with Alberta’s Ministry of Infrastructure, for a total of 94 megawatts (MWp) of solar power system in southeast Alberta, with an average contracted PPA price of $48.05 (Canadian dollars) per megawatt-hour. When in operation, these solar plants will provide 55 percent ofRead More

Canadian Solar’s new BiHiKu module is a 400+ watt bifacial PV module

Canadian Solar’s new BiHiKu module is a 400+ watt bifacial PV module

September 24, 2018 at 7:01 am Comments are Disabled

Canadian Solar is unveiling a new module at Solar Power International (booth 1604) that combines three innovative solar PV technologies in one new 400+ Watt module: the latest black silicon, poly PERC, and bifacial cell technologies. Called BiHiKu, this new poly solar module generates 400 Watts or more on theRead More

Canadian Solar sells three SoCal solar projects (235 MW) to Korean electric utility

Canadian Solar sells three SoCal solar projects (235 MW) to Korean electric utility

March 14, 2018 at 11:40 am Comments are Disabled

Canadian Solar’s wholly owned subsidiary Recurrent Energy finalized the sale of three Southern California solar projects totaling 235 MWac to The Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO), South Korea’s largest electric utility with an installed capacity of 79 GW. The acquired assets are located in the Astoria (100 MWac), Astoria 2Read More

Southern Power acquires 20 MW Gaskell West 1 Solar Facility

Southern Power acquires 20 MW Gaskell West 1 Solar Facility

February 5, 2018 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

Southern Power, the wholesale subsidiary of Southern Company, has acquired the 20 MWac/28 MWp Gaskell West 1 Solar Facility, located in southern California in Kern County, via Recurrent Energy, a wholly owned subsidiary of Canadian Solar Inc. “We are pleased to partner with an energy industry leader like Southern PowerRead More

Fifth largest public transit system in the country signs 45-MW power purchase agreement

Fifth largest public transit system in the country signs 45-MW power purchase agreement

December 11, 2017 at 9:17 am Comments are Disabled

Recurrent Energy LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Canadian Solar, signed a 20-year power purchase agreement  for 45 MWac of solar power with Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART), the fifth largest public transit network in the country and one of the largest consumers of electric power in Northern California. The BARTRead More

Details on an optimized 343-kW PV system completed at a California sports facility

Details on an optimized 343-kW PV system completed at a California sports facility

April 20, 2017 at 1:39 pm Comments are Disabled

HelioPower completed two commercial PV systems at a state-of-the-art Southern California sports center in Ladera Ranch. The 63,000 sq-ft gym now sports a 343 kW system optimized with SolarEdge’s DC optimized inverter solution, coupled with the PredictEnergy Commercial Energy Management System. This represents a significant milestone in Ladera’s sustainability programRead More

Investor outlook: Four solar companies to watch as the industry matures

Investor outlook: Four solar companies to watch as the industry matures

February 14, 2017 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

The following perspective was shared with us via Financialbuzz.com Over the course of the last several years the solar industry has finally gone mainstream. A recent research published on December 12, 2016 by The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) shows how much progress has been made. The U.S. installed 4,143Read More

IHS Markit customer survey: Which solar module came in No. 1?

IHS Markit customer survey: Which solar module came in No. 1?

January 24, 2017 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

Canadian Solar Inc. came in ranked as the No. 1 module supplier in terms of module quality and price/performance ratio in IHS Markit’s independent PV Module Customer Insight Survey 2016. Survey respondents also ranked Canadian Solar as the #1 most purchased brand and #1 most recommended brand of solar modules. HighRead More

Canadian Solar’s new solar module production facility is ready to go

Canadian Solar’s new solar module production facility is ready to go

December 12, 2016 at 11:30 am Comments are Disabled

Canadian Solar announced that its new solar module manufacturing in Sorocaba, Brazil, is ready to go. The new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility will be Brazil’s largest, with 380 MW annual capacity of made in Brazil solar modules. The official inauguration of this state-of-the-art new solar module facility was attended by the distinguishedRead More

Solar Builder Project of The Year Winner: Staten Solar’s Levee Mount

Solar Builder Project of The Year Winner: Staten Solar’s Levee Mount

November 7, 2016 at 12:23 pm 1 comment

Levee Mount Category: Ground-Mount (C&I) Delano, Calif. | 522 kW The agricultural segment has a conundrum when it comes to adding solar: it could benefit greatly from the power generation, but dedicating too much land for a sizable enough project will cut too deeply into its revenue. Wasting productive landRead More