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PENNINGTON, New Jersey – A U.S. company will install 1,200 solar electric systems in the Philippines, in a contract worth $600,000. WorldWater Corp. is an engineering company that uses solar photovoltaic (PV) systems to generate electricity and to provide clean water from solar-powered pumps. The New Jersey firm specializes in developing countries. It has signed...
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TROY, Mich., Oct. 2 // — Energy Conversion Devices, Inc. (ECD) (Nasdaq: ENER – news) and United Solar Systems Corp. (United Solar) announced today that they have retained Scott Sklar, long-time Executive Director of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), to provide strategic market development of ECD and United Solar products and technology. Sklar, nationally-known...
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SunUPS System Passes System Design Reviews NEWARK, DE ?OCTOBER 24, 2000 ?AstroPower, Inc. (NASDAQ: APWR) announced today that its packaged solar electric power SunUPS photovoltaic (PV) system is the first PV system with battery storage to be approved under the Florida Photovoltaic Buildings Program of the Florida Solar Energy Center (FSEC). As a result of...
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Investors may want to pay heed to an offering from Evergreen Solar (Nasdaq: ESLR). The Waltham, Massachusetts-based provider of solar power panels, cells, and systems debuted on Thursday and recorded the second-best opening-day return of the week. After pricing its 3 million-share offering at $14 per share, the middle of its $13-to-$15 price range, Evergreen’s...