Solar Energy Round-up - Dec 26, 2017

Asunim completes 40.3MW PV project in Turkey

Turkish EPC and project development company Asunim has successfully connected a 40.3MW PV project in Maisa to Turkey’s national grid.

Source: PV-TECH


ACWA Power closes financing for 61.3MW PV project in Jordan

Saudi energy company, ACWA Power has reached its financial closing on a 61.3MW PV project that it is developing in the Risha region of Jordan.

Solar Energy Round-up - Nov. 30, 2017

3D-Micromac supplies laser tools for PERC migration at Hanwha Q CELLS China cell plant

Laser micromachining specialist 3D-Micromac said it was supplying Hanwha Q CELLS solar cell plant in Qidong, Jiangsu-province, China with its microCELL OTF laser system for its recently announced transition from Al-BSF (Aluminium Back Surface Field) to PERC (Passivated Emitter Rear Cell) technology.

Source: PV-TECH


Solar Energy Round-up - Nov. 23, 2017

County commissioners approve 40MW PV project in South Dakota

Fall River County Commissioners have approved of the vacating of intersecting sections lines in Minnekahta Valley, South Dakota that will push along the develop of a 40MW PV project. Following this approval, which was decided during a public hearing on Nov. 7 by project developer 174 Power Global, construction on the site is expected to start in April. If construction begins on the plant in April, Ellinghaus noted that the solar farm is expected to be operational by September 2018.