First Solar Begins Construction of 3.3 GW Module Manufacturing Facility in Ohio

First Solar Begins Construction of 3.3 GW Module Manufacturing Facility in Ohio

U.S.-based solar modules manufacturer First Solar has commenced the construction of a 3.3 GW module manufacturing facility in Ohio. The facility will cost $680 million and is scheduled for operations ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: US Launches Energy Earthshots to Accelerate Clean Energy Drive

Daily News Wrap-Up: US Launches Energy Earthshots to Accelerate Clean Energy Drive

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: United States Secretary of Energy Jennifer Granholm launched the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Energy Earthshots Initiative ...
500%-800% Rise in Freight Charges Adding Financial Burden on Solar Projects

500%-800% Rise in Freight Charges Adding Financial Burden on Solar Projects

Indian solar developers face a new challenge while importing modules, especially from China. Solar companies are reporting that shipping/freight charges have shot up substantially in the range of 500%-800% in ...
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