Partnership allows for global solar PV distribution

Sharp says its global reach is unparalleled in terms of solar power. The company has been distributing panels for 60 years, longer than the longest warranty on any of its products. Over a million customers worldwide have purchased Sharp’s products and, with in excess of 50-million panels distributed, it is said to have produced 14,3 […]

Celebrating 20 years of success

First Solar is celebrating two decades since its founding in 1999 and 25 GW DC of photovoltaic (PV) modules shipped, making it the only American solar manufacturing company to achieve this milestone. The company achieved commercial production of its proprietary thin film module technology in 2002. Since then, it has celebrated numerous milestones, including the […]

Updated inverters and optimisers on the cards

SolarEdge is previewing a new version of its 120 kW three-phase inverter with synergy technology which is designed to enable quick and easy installation and inventory management. The company will also launch a new commercial power optimiser with two MPP trackers which connects to up to four modules. The new commercial inverter and power optimiser […]

Public utility orders 31 MW of wind power

Vestas has secured a 31 MW order from Windpark Albertshof, a subsidiary of the public utility Berliner Stadtwerke, for a wind park near Albertshof, Brandenburg. The company provides a full engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) solution, leveraging its extensive experience from turnkey projects globally. Apart from the supply and installation of the wind turbines, the […]

Switchgear company wins prestigious award

Lucy Electric UK has been awarded a Certified Emissions Measurement and Reduction Scheme (CEMARS) certificate for its continued commitment to reducing greenhouse gas emissions. The company is regarded a leader in secondary power distribution solutions with over 100 years’ industry experience. Specialising in high-performance medium voltage switchgear for utility, industrial and commercial applications, it enables […]

Software update includes extended language options

Digsilent Buyisa has announced the release of the new service pack PowerFactory 2019 SP3. This new service pack comes with a series of fixes and improvements. The company says that this service pack supports localisation of the user interface for various languages including English, German, French, Spanish, Chinese, Turkish and now Russian. The company says […]