One of Africas Largest Hybrid Solar Systems Is Inaugurated in Namibia

Tsumkwe, Worrstadt - 1. juwi Solar GmbH - a subsidiary of the international project developer juwi headquartered in Germany - has realized another rural electrification project in Northern Namibia. The hybrid solar system supplies all public buildings and around 100 private households in Tsumkwe with clean solar power.

Solyndra Files for Insolvency in Switzerland and Germany

Baar - Solyndra LLC, the American manufacturer of innovative cylindrical solar systems for commercial rooftops announced on August 31, 2011 that global economic and solar industry market conditions have forced the Company to suspend its manufacturing operations. Solyndra subsequently filed a petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the U.S.

Meyer Burger successfully signs contract for new lamination lines with ZNShine Solar in China

3S Modultec, the technology specialist for innovative lamination systems for photovoltaics and a member of the Meyer Burger Group (SIX Swiss Exchange: MBTN), will supply ZNShine Solar with new lamination lines to replace existing laminators currently in use in their Chinese production facilities.

MECASOLAR supplies 11.5MW to photovoltaic plants in Greece, Great Britain, Italy, Australia, and France

MECASOLAR, a multinational company specialising in the design, manufacture, and sale of solar trackers, fixed structures, and foundation screws, has recently completed the supply of 6.4MW in solar trackers and 5.1MW in fixed structures for PV solar energy projects in Greece, Great Britain, Italy, Australia, Spain, and France, among other countries.

“The solar industry cannot rest on its laurels”

<b>Russel E. Smith, head of the Texas Renewable Energy Industries Association (TREIA)</b>

S&WE: Texas is hosting this year’s Solar Power International. Can the solar industry in your state profit from this – will, e.g., signals for a further development of the solar sector in Texas be given at the conference?

juwi Sells Solar Park to Plain Energy

Prague / Woerrstadt, October 24, 2011. Good to have the sun! This is what 8,000 Czechs feel now that their energy needs are met with clean solar energy produced directly at their front door. Thus, they avoid more than 4,000 tons of the climatedamaging greenhouse gas CO2 per year.

Martifer Solar signs turnkey contract to build 6.6MWp in

Madrid - Martifer Solar, subsidiary of Martifer SGPS, has recently closed a turnkey agreement to build a 6.6MWp photovoltaic installation in the region of Murcia, Spain.