Shell Renewables, Siemens AG and E.ON Energie AG announced today that Shell intends to acquire all the shares held by Siemens and E.ON in their solar photovoltaic (PV) joint venture company, Siemens und Shell Solar GmbH.
The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has launched a new solar power incentive program for residential power customers in California.
The U.S. reaction to recent terrorist attacks likely will cause a jump in demand for power generating technologies that don't require fuel to operate, like fuel cells and photovoltaic technologies.
Voters in San Francisco have approved a bond sale that will lead to the installation of 40 MW of renewable power, including 10-12 MW in solar power.
Giving consumers a greater choice of how their electricity is generated could boost solar, wind and other 'green power' sources 40 percent by the end of the decade, a new DOE study shows.
An Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)-sponsored working group has developed the first interconnection standard of its kind for allowing utility interconnections of non-utility-owned distributed generation (DG) equipment.
To provide renewable energy options to its 3.4 million customers, ComEd plans to team up with Spire Corp., and invest $6 million in a new Chicago solar manufacturing company.
Involving 15 countries and hundreds of contractors, the International Space Station (ISS) gives new meaning to the phrase "high-flying, international joint venture project." Four massive solar arrays, with a square acre of coverage, will deliver most of the station`s 110 kilowatts of electricity. The arrays will be mounted to a 360 foot-long truss assembly, supported by aluminum bulkheads like the one pictured. Here, technicians complete machining the bulkhead at Boeing facilities in Huntington