Cogenra says its T14 low-concentration PV system has a module cost of around fifty cents per watt for utility-scale installations; a Tucson project will soon use it.
A new Apple data center in Reno will be partly powered by a big solar farm that will use low-concentration PV technology and a unique financing arrangement.
Why let all that heat go to waste? IBM touts a hybrid concentrating PV/solar thermal system, similar to what Cogenra Solar has going.
The largest low concentration photovoltaics project in the world begins operation at the Army’s White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico.
Concentrating photovoltaics and the Obama administration’s green energy policies will be tested as the U.S.-backed Soitec plant opens in San Diego.
Is it any time to be opening a solar manufacturing plant? It is for Semprius, which boasts CPV modules with 33.9 percent efficiency.
Amonix, a concentrating PV manufacturer that got a big grant from the Bush admnistration, has closed down its North Las Vegas plant.
GreenVolts is selling large distributed CPV solar systems to the ag sector, including a big rice drying operation in California.
A ground-mounted concentrated photovoltaic system at a California feedlot provides power while shading cattle from the blistering sun.
GreenVolts is offering what it calls the first fully integrated utility-scale solar power plant, including modules, trackers, inverters, wiring and more.
California regulators approve San Diego Gas & Electric’s plan to purchase power from five concentrating photovoltaic power plants.