Canada

ATCO completes Canada's biggest solar project in partnership with Indigenous communities
Canadians Utilities, an ATCO company revealed on Wednesday the completion of Canada's largest off-grid solar project in collaboration with three Alberta Indigenous neighborhoods.
Nov 19, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Canada, North America, Solar Project, ATCO, Siegfried Kiefer, Indigenous communities
Capstone Infrastructure Corporation Announces Claresholm Solar Project Funding
Capstone Infrastructure Corporation has actually introduced a Claresholm Solar Project financing upgrade.
Nov 9, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Canada, North America, Capstone Infrastructure Corporation, Solar Project, ATB Financial, Claresholm Solar, Fiera Infrastructure, Andrew Kennedy, Mikkel Berthelsen, Andrew Shannon
$20 million solar project unfinished south of Medicine Hat
A brand-new solar project south of Medicine Hat is verifying renewable energy can work in combination with oil and also gas advancement.
Oct 23, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Canada, North America, Enbridge, Medicine Hat, Alberta Solar One, Lauren Andre
47-megawatt solar power project recommended near Joffre
A 47-megawatt solar energy project is suggested near the Joffre petrochemical facility.
Oct 23, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Canada, North America, Solar Project, Joffre, Claude Mindorff
Canadian pension fund clinches Spanish solar procurement
Canada-based institutional capitalist Caisse de depot et positioning du Quebec (CDPQ) has shut the procurement of a 216MW solar profile located in a number of Spanish areas.
Oct 22, 2020 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Canada, Spain, Europe, North America, Q-Energy, CDPQ, Maria Pilar Garcia Guijarro
TransAlta Announces Commercial Operation of Alberta's First Utility Scale Battery Storage Project
TransAlta Renewables has introduced that its 10 MW WindCharger battery storage space project (WindCharger) started industrial procedure on October 15, 2020. WindCharger is Alberta's very first utility-scale, lithium-ion energy storage space project and makes use of Tesla Megapack technology.
Oct 16, 2020 // Storage, Canada, ENERGY STORAGE, North America, battery storage projects, Storage Project, TransAlta Renewables, WindCharger, John Kousinioris
Solaria brings its license claims against Canadian Solar to ITC, adding a 3rd license
Californian solar module supplier Solaria Corporation has asked the U.S. International Trade Commission to release an exemption order to prevent the sale in the United States of Canadian Solar shingled solar modules it declares infringe its patents.
Sep 18, 2020 // Technology, Manufacturing News, California, USA, Canada, Canadian Solar, China, Asia, solaria, North America, United States
National lithium-ion battery supply chains placed
Experts at Bloomberg New Energy Finance have actually quantified the impact of markets worldwide. The ranking products a photo of 25 nations and also provides a five-year overview.
Sep 17, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, USA, Japan, Canada, Sweden, France, Germany, UK, South Korea, China, Europe, Asia, North America, Finland, Bloomberg, Kwasi Ampofo, James Frith
Canada's Kruger markets 523 MW people solar projects to Ecoplexus
The renewables arm of Canadian tissue products maker Kruger Inc has actually unloaded a 523-MW mid-stage solar advancement portfolio in the US to local firm Ecoplexus Inc
Sep 7, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Canada, North America, Kruger, Ecoplexus
Resolving a metal oxide secret
A global team of researchers has found a 'room cost' system that explains why particular steel oxides utilized as electrodes in lithium-ion batteries show greater storage abilities than ought to be in theory possible. The research, according to the group, will open new pathways to the development of more advanced power storage space systems.
Sep 3, 2020 // Technology, Storage, Canada, China, Asia, North America, United States
Searching for cost-efficient techniques for III-V cell production
Scientists in Canada have discovered a promising technique for the production of gallium-arsenide solar cells. Growing these cells straight onto a silicon substrate is an appealing strategy that could eliminate several of the innovation's inflated manufacturing expenses. And also by making that silicon permeable, scientists may have taken an action toward creating high-performance III-V solar cells at a substantially lower cost.
Aug 21, 2020 // Technology, Canada, solar cells, North America
Canadian Solar provides $13m to clear up class action
The Sino-Canadian solar producer has moved to settle a ten-year-old case in which it was accused of breaching generally accepted audit principles in its 2009 numbers. The firm has actually indicated the negotiation, which is yet to be authorized, is not a sign of regret.
Aug 20, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Canada, Canadian Solar, North America, action
Power-to-gas center in Canada could repay in simply under 3 years
The facility's size and functional pattern could be optimized using a mixed-integer linear programming-based model. By offering hydrogen, supplying grid supplementary solutions as well as selling byproduct oxygen, power-to-gas business economics could be considerably boosted.
Aug 11, 2020 // Technology, Storage, Canada, hydrogen, North America, Nicholas Preston
Canadian Solar strategies brand-new listing in China
Module production huge Canadian Solar states it has seen demand for modules recuperate in the second quarter of 2020, with module shipments and also earnings for the period both going beyond guidance. The business is pressing ahead with prepare for a 2nd listing on a stock market in China as part of its strategy to deal with speeding up sector development and also market consolidation over the coming months.
Aug 10, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Canada, Canadian Solar, China, Asia, North America, Yan Zhuang, Shawn Qu
Solar PPA for 39 MW in Canada
The Royal Bank of Canada has consented to acquire 80,000 MWh each year from 2 solar parks currently incomplete in the district of Alberta. They will start providing power in April 2021.
Jul 29, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Canada, PPA, North America, Sean Drygas, Solar Project, large-scale solar parks