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SunEdison banks money to finance solar projects

The solar project developer and a private-equity firm line up a projected $1.5 billion worth of projects for commercial and utility customers.

By May 25, 2010


Italy has largest PV solar farm in Europe

SunEdison connects 70-megawatt PV solar farm in Rovigo, Italy to power over 17,000 homes, but is it really Europe's largest?

By November 23, 2010


DOE gives $8.5 million to grid infrastructure projects

Infrastructure aid to Florida, Oregon, and New Jersey will enable states to make electric grids compatible with solar energy.

By September 8, 2010


National Semi develops chip for 'smart' solar panel

Company develops chipset that fits into solar panel junction boxes in order to significantly boost output.

By June 1, 2010


Italy green-lights largest PV solar plant in Europe

SunEdison's 72-megawatt photovoltaic solar power plant finds a home in Italy's Veneto region.

By March 11, 2010


Solar-power start-up Ausra looks to sell itself

Discussions are at a "very aggressive level" with global conglomerates, source tells Reuters. Sale would add to a string of recent deals and growing consolidation in the solar-power industry.

By November 16, 2009


Retailers adopting renewable energy

Wal-Mart is among a growing number of big-box brands pushing to power stores with solar and wind energy.

By November 26, 2008


SunRun lands financing for solar panel service

In a bad economic environment, start-up SunRun gets $105 million commitment from U.S. Bank to bankroll another 2,000 solar installations paid through leases.

By November 20, 2008


Businesses bank on solar power

Much of the action in solar power is at large organizations looking to hedge against rising energy prices, show environmental stewardship, and lower electricity bills.

By October 14, 2008


Sam's Club stores highlight solar power

As more retailers warm to solar, some California Sam's Club stores are offering rooftop solar equipment from Borrego Solar Systems and BP Solar.

By August 12, 2008