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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


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


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


Green-tech news harvest: Data centers sensors, oil supply worries

Duke goes for solar gold; HP puts on green labels; yet another fuel cell for gadgets; biofuel crops as invasive species; and a fungus with a sweet tooth for sugar.

By May 22, 2008


Solar service firm Tioga Energy gets funding

Tioga Energy nabs $10 million for its solar power service. Financing solar projects is critical to adoption of solar, industry experts contend.

By June 6, 2007


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


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


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


Companies to watch: Electric power producers and efficiency

Utilities are at the forefront of energy efficiency and smart-grid technology deployment--and when it comes to plug-in hybrids, the grid had better be modernized.

By April 21, 2008