May 312011
 

May 31,2011

Siemens Energy Inc. (NYSE: SI) has been selected by Syncarpha Capital to provide engineering, procurement and construction services for a 3 MW-peak, ground-based PV power plant in Eastampton, New Jersey.

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May 312011
 

Essen, Germany - April 2, 2011: children at protest against use of nuclear enegy, holding selfmade cardboards with their own drawing expressing their feeelings about nuclear energySeven months ago, the German government has declared an average life-span extension of nuclear reactors in Germany of 12 years. Then, after the nuclear disaster in Fukushima, a process of rethinking began and an “ethics commission” was enacted to evaluate the future of nuclear power in Germany and possible exit strategies.

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May 312011
 

Direct solar heat air conditionerAir conditioning in India has not been common due to the extreme demand that it puts on a notoriously unreliable electrical infrastructure. But when you think about when air-conditioners (AC) would be most used in tropical countries like India, it coincides with the time when the sun is blazing its heat in the peak afternoon. Dr Upendra Kamdar, founder of Suryashakti Systems came up with air conditioning unit that is powered in part by direct solar heat. Because units often have to fit into limited space, the systems are small because solar PV panels and batteries are not needed.

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May 312011
 

Canadian Solar Inc.,one of the world's largest solar companies, and Suzhou GCL Photovoltaic Technology Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of GCL-Poly Energy Holdings Limited, today announced a major solar joint-venture to build a 600 MW capacity wafer plant in Suzhou dedicated to Canadian Solar's requirements.

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