SunPower Achieves Production Milestone, Manufacturing its One-Billionth Solar Cell
This milestone was achieved 11 years after the company started manufacturing its A-300 solar cell in its first fabrication facility . Today, SunPower operates two Fabs that will generate approximately 1,300 megawatts of solar cells by the end of this year.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
SunPower Set To Win Big As Solar Industry Consolidates
Mistakes by the world's governments could stifle the expansion of solar, but given the fiscal deficits faced by most western governments, it is unlikely. I recently posted an instablog analyzing the state of solar in the United States.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Why SunPower's Weak Outlook Isn't A Big Deal
Investors should not panic as SunPower has a strong customer pipeline and it is expanding its base across the globe. SunPower's valuation looks impressive and its earnings are expected to grow at double the pace of the industry average.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Where's Solar Headed In H2? Is There A Pot Of Gold At The End Of This Rainbow?
Leading investment bank Citigroup has painted an incredibly bright future for solar energy across the globe, arguing that its rapid expansion will be driven by "pure economics" and the growing need for diversity. The US Energy Information Administration projects that total renewables use for electricity and heat generation will grow by 2.1% in 2014.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Electric Energy Online
Vermont's Largest Public Solar Initiative Underway AllEarth...
AllEarth Renewables announced that it has initiated construction on nearly 5 megawatts of projects utilizing its dual-axis solar tracker systems to provide power to 12 state government facilities in Vermont. The facilities include each of the state's correctional facilities and several state office buildings, including the office of Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
How Would Holding Solar Projects Impact SunPower?
The company has a number of projects to its name, including the Solar Star 579 megawatt, known to be one of the largest solar power projects in the world.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
SunPower Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
Shares of SunPower have earned a consensus rating of "Buy" from the thirteen analysts that are currently covering the stock, AmericanBankingNews.com reports .
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Insider Selling: Eric Branderiz Sells 2,072 Shares of SunPower Stock
SunPower SVP Eric Branderiz sold 2,072 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 19th.
SolarCity: This Strong Gainer Can Still Deliver More Upside
Solar energy is expected to become cost competitive in 22 states in the U.S. and this should also benefit SolarCity.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
SunPower Introduces Pilot Lease Program to Finance Residential Solar Projects in Melbourne, Australia
As part of the program, SunPower will install its high efficiency solar panels for qualified SunPower Choice locks in solar electricity rates for the life of the lease, so homeowners know exactly what they will pay for electricity each month.