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PV solar installations up on utility-scale projects

The quarterly increase in U.S. installations of photovoltaic solar panels is due to non-residential and utility-scale projects. Residential installations drop a bit, according to a trade group report.

By Sep. 20, 2011


Solar power plant switches to PV from thermal

Solar Millennium decides to go with photovoltaic panels for the Blythe solar project in California, a sign that falling prices make solar PV more attractive to project developers.

By Aug. 18, 2011


Panasonic PV-GS85

The Panasonic PV-GS85 is a serviceable budget camcorder, but better choices are out there.

By Sep. 3, 2007

3 stars Editor's rating Sep. 3, 2007

MSRP: $299.95


Panasonic PV-GS320

Delivering high-quality MiniDV footage and decent still images, the Panasonic PV-GS320 should appeal to advanced amateurs searching for a tape-based camcorder.

By Apr. 16, 2007

3.5 stars Editor's rating Apr. 16, 2007

Panasonic PV GS80

The Panasonic PV-GS80 is a serviceable budget camcorder, but better choices are out there.

By Apr. 12, 2007

3 stars Editor's rating Apr. 12, 2007

Low-cost solar PV claims solar thermal victim

Germany's Solar Millennium, which develops utility-scale solar thermal projects, begins insolvency proceedings as a solar industry shakeout spreads.

By Dec. 21, 2011


Panasonic PV-GS39

With its extreme zoom range and its low price, the Panasonic PV-GS39 is a good choice for shooting distant subjects.

By May. 10, 2006

3 stars Editor's rating May. 10, 2006

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 Nov. 23, 2010


Panasonic PV-GS300

Offering superb video quality under a wide variety of lighting conditions, the Panasonic PV-GS300 is an excellent choice if you typically shoot in automatic mode. Prosumers may find the limited choice and the awkward accessibility of the manual settings frustrating, however.

By Apr. 12, 2006

3 stars Editor's rating Apr. 12, 2006

Pricing not available


Panasonic PV-GS500

While its predecessor had prosumer aspirations, the Panasonic PV-GS500 is strictly for casual videographers who want top-notch video on autopilot.

By Mar. 22, 2006

3 stars Editor's rating Mar. 22, 2006

Pricing not available