A new player is entering the Australian battery storage market with the help of a $6.3 million investment by the Southern Cross Renewable Energy Fund, supported by the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA). ARENA CEO Ivor Frischknecht said the investment would enable Brisbane based Octillion Power Systems Australia (Octillion) to further develop advanced lithium-ion battery storage solutions for Australian and global markets. “Reliable, cost effective energy storage will allow more renewable energy to enter Australia's electricity markets,” Mr Frischknecht said. “Octillion will tap into the global manufacturing capabilities of Sinoelectric Powertrain Corp (SinoEV) to achieve a competitive price for its products. “The company's ‘honeycomb' Read More >>
Mon, Jul 06, 2015, Continue reading at the source
Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (Fort Collins, Colorado, US), on June 29th, 2015 announced that it has made a strategic decision to focus solely on its precision power business and wind down its solar photovoltaic (PV) inverter business, which is operated under AE Solar Energy Inc., AEI Power GmbH and their subsidiaries. “Following on the heels of a strong 2014 and first quarter 2015 in Precision Power that reinforced the strength of our business model, and after an extensive strategic process over the last six months, we concluded that focusing solely on our Precision Power business, and exiting the solar inverter business Read More >>
Mon, Jul 06, 2015, Continue reading at the source
Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (Fort Collins, Colorado, US), on June 29th, 2015 announced that it has made a strategic decision to focus solely on its precision power business and wind down its solar photovoltaic (PV) inverter business, which is operated under AE Solar Energy Inc., AEI Power GmbH and their subsidiaries. “Following on the heels of a strong 2014 and first quarter 2015 in Precision Power that reinforced the strength of our business model, and after an extensive strategic process over the last six months, we concluded that focusing solely on our Precision Power business, and exiting the solar inverter business Read More >>
Mon, Jul 06, 2015, Continue reading at the source
In March, one of the largest PV plants in the UK up to date has been completed and connected to the public grid. The Raventhorpe Plant, situated in Lincolnshire, has a total power of 40 MW with a field extension of 77 hectares. The plant has been equipped with Ingeteam Inverter series INGECON® SUN PowerStation with 2.33 MVA each. Moreover, at the same time have been delivered and connected to the public grid other 7 MW of INGECON® SUN PowerStation for the Roanhead Plant installed in the County of Cumbria. Almost all the inverters supplied in the UK are INGECON® SUN PowerMax Read More >>
Mon, Jul 06, 2015, Continue reading at the source
Hirschberg – GOLDBECK Solar GmbH acquires Gehrlicher Solar Services GmbH, effective retroactively as of April 1, 2015. With the acquisition of the service and system management businesses of PV-specialized Gehrlicher Solar Services, GOLDBECK expands its own O&M portfolio and assimilates one of the most technically competent and best-situated market leaders in Europe. For the Gehrlicher Group, the sale (after successfully establishing and positioning its service company) will enable it to focus efforts on international PV project development in new markets. In GOLDBECK Solar we have found a partner that greatly values the technical competence and experience of our European service team. The family-owned Read More >>
Mon, Jul 06, 2015, Continue reading at the source

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Expiration Date of Tender Offer for GrafTech International Ltd. Shares Extended to July 28, 2015

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A new player is entering the Australian battery storage market with the help of a $6.3 million investment by the Southern Cross Renewable Energy Fund, supported by the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA). ARENA CEO Ivor Frischknecht said the investment would enable Brisbane based Octillion Power Systems Australia (Octillion) to further develop advanced lithium-ion battery storage solutions for Australian and global markets. “Reliable, cost effective energy storage will allow more renewable energy to enter Australia's electricity markets,” Mr Frischknecht said. “Octillion will tap into the global manufacturing capabilities of Sinoelectric Powertrain Corp (SinoEV) to achieve a competitive price for its products. “The company's ‘honeycomb' Read More >>
Mon, Jul 06, 2015, Continue reading at the source
Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (Fort Collins, Colorado, US), on June 29th, 2015 announced that it has made a strategic decision to focus solely on its precision power business and wind down its solar photovoltaic (PV) inverter business, which is operated under AE Solar Energy Inc., AEI Power GmbH and their subsidiaries. “Following on the heels of a strong 2014 and first quarter 2015 in Precision Power that reinforced the strength of our business model, and after an extensive strategic process over the last six months, we concluded that focusing solely on our Precision Power business, and exiting the solar inverter business Read More >>
Mon, Jul 06, 2015, Continue reading at the source
Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (Fort Collins, Colorado, US), on June 29th, 2015 announced that it has made a strategic decision to focus solely on its precision power business and wind down its solar photovoltaic (PV) inverter business, which is operated under AE Solar Energy Inc., AEI Power GmbH and their subsidiaries. “Following on the heels of a strong 2014 and first quarter 2015 in Precision Power that reinforced the strength of our business model, and after an extensive strategic process over the last six months, we concluded that focusing solely on our Precision Power business, and exiting the solar inverter business Read More >>
Mon, Jul 06, 2015, Continue reading at the source
In March, one of the largest PV plants in the UK up to date has been completed and connected to the public grid. The Raventhorpe Plant, situated in Lincolnshire, has a total power of 40 MW with a field extension of 77 hectares. The plant has been equipped with Ingeteam Inverter series INGECON® SUN PowerStation with 2.33 MVA each. Moreover, at the same time have been delivered and connected to the public grid other 7 MW of INGECON® SUN PowerStation for the Roanhead Plant installed in the County of Cumbria. Almost all the inverters supplied in the UK are INGECON® SUN PowerMax Read More >>
Mon, Jul 06, 2015, Continue reading at the source
Hirschberg – GOLDBECK Solar GmbH acquires Gehrlicher Solar Services GmbH, effective retroactively as of April 1, 2015. With the acquisition of the service and system management businesses of PV-specialized Gehrlicher Solar Services, GOLDBECK expands its own O&M portfolio and assimilates one of the most technically competent and best-situated market leaders in Europe. For the Gehrlicher Group, the sale (after successfully establishing and positioning its service company) will enable it to focus efforts on international PV project development in new markets. In GOLDBECK Solar we have found a partner that greatly values the technical competence and experience of our European service team. The family-owned Read More >>
Mon, Jul 06, 2015, Continue reading at the source