Can Areva’s Solar CSP Be Integrated With a Fossil Fuel Plant?

kristy Greentech

GTM SOLAR WEEKLY | Tuesday, February 7, 2012 Can Areva’s Solar CSP Be Integrated With a Fossil Fuel Plant? Solar thermal hybrids create the chimera of a solar-augmented coal or natural gas plant. Does it make sense? Clean Power Finance Moves Big Numbers Into PV With Vivint Solar Deal CPF?s …

Solar Firms Setting New Records in Efficiency and Performance

kristy Green Prosperity

News Solar Solar Firms Setting New Records in Efficiency and Performance Eric Wesoff – February 7, 2012 Despite dark times, record photovoltaic module performance across all materials systems, from CdTe to c-Si to CPV to CIGS to GaAs Fisker Halts Work, Lays off Workers as It Renegotiates DOE Loan Jeff …

DuPont partners with Suntech to increase PV availability

kristy Green Prosperity

2 February 2012 News and Analysis Deal News DuPont partners with Suntech to increase PV availability Nordex wins 12 turbine Spanish order Gehrlicher Solar enters Turkish PV market through JV UK recycling company ECO Plastics secures £1.15m from WRAP US solar company SunPower purchases Tenesol for $165m Tuscon Electric Power …

EIB lends €200m to ICICI bank for renewable projects in India

kristy Greentech

1 September 2011 Deal News * EIB lends €200m to ICICI bank for renewable projects in India * Areva-led consortium awarded €155m biomass contract * Siemens partners with car maker Volvo for EV research * ARPA-E helps drive US cleantech investment * Odyne receives $2.9m DOE award for hybrid development …