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Canadian Solar Signs 500 MW Module Supply Contract for Projects in Spain

Canadian Solar Inc., one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that it has signed a module contract with the global solar power company Solarcentury to supply 500 MW modules to Solarcentury’s two projects ‘Cabrera’ (200 MW) and ‘Talayuela Solar’ (300 MW) in Spain. The construction for the 200 MW Cabrera project is scheduled […]

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Canadian Solar Secures Its Largest Order as Bifacial Modules Gain Traction

Canadian Solar announced a 1.8-gigawatt module order from EDF Renewables North America on Wednesday, the largest in its history, in a deal analysts say points to the utility solar market’s looming pivot toward bifacial technology. Canadian Solar says it will supply a mixture of its bifacial and traditional modules to multiple EDF projects across the […]

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Canadian Solar Completes The Sale of 18 MWp Solar Power Projects in Chile

Canadian Solar announced it has completed the sale of its 18 MWp portfolio of PMGD solar power projects in Chile to Sonnedix. The transaction was closed in December 2018 and the Company expects to recognize the majority of the revenue from the sale of the projects for the fourth quarter of 2018. The projects, located […]

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Stanford University To Become 100% Solar Powered

Much like the mighty redwood tree featured in the school’s logo, Stanford University, through a deal with developer Recurrent Energy, will now get all of its energy needs from the sun. The deal is a 25-year power purchase agreement between Canadian Solar subsidiary Recurrent and the university for the 88 MW Stanford Solar Generating Station […]

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Canadian Solar To Buy Out Suzlon In Two Solar Projects

Ontario-based Canadian Solar Inc. has acquired the 51% stake it didn’t already own in two solar power ventures with India’s Suzlon Energy Ltd. Mumbai-listed Suzlon said in a stock-exchange filing on Tuesday it has sold the stake in Amun Solarfarms Ltd and Avighna Solarfarms Ltd for a total of Rs 28.11 crore. Suzlon and Canadian […]

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Canadian Solar Partners with Biosar To Build 256 MW Solar in Australia

Canadian Solar and Biosar Australia, a leading solar EPC provider, today announced they will jointly provide Engineering, Procurement and Construction (“EPC”) services to a 256 MWp solar power project in Australia for Total Eren, a leading French Independent Power Producer (IPP). The project, Kiamal Solar Farm, is located in Northwest Victoria and has secured several […]

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Canadian Solar Unveils 400+ Watt Bifacial Poly PERC Black Silicon Module

Chinese-Canadian solar manufacturer Canadian Solar has unveiled what it claims to be the first poly bifacial module exceeding 400+ Watt nominal front side power, at the Solar Power International (SPI) trade show, which opened today in Anaheim, California. Canadian Solar said its polycrystalline, P4-based BiHiKu PERC module is able to provide up to 30% additional […]

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Canadian Solar To Ship 164 MW Of Modules To Spain

Canadian Solar Inc (NASDAQ:CSIQ) said today it has won a contract to supply 164 MW of photovoltaic (PV) modules to the 350-MWp Escatron Solar project in Spain. The particular project is owned by COBRA Group, which in turn is a subsidiary of Spanish group ACS (BME:ACS). The latter was assigned 1.55 GWp of capacity in […]

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Canadian Solar, ET Energy To Build 132 MW Of Solar In South Africa

Construction on the two projects – the 46 MWp Aggeneys system and the 86 MWp Konkoonsies system – is set to begin this September, while operations are scheduled for the end of 2019, and early 2020, respectively. Chinese module manufacturer and solar energy solutions company, Canadian Solar has partnered with China-based ET Energy to deliver […]

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Canadian Solar Secures $45 Million For Mexico Project

Chinese vertically integrated solar company Canadian Solar, has achieved financial closure for its 68 MW solar power project in Mexico’s Aguascalientes. The $45 million for the project came from French Groupe BPCE’s corporate investment banking company Natixis. The non-recourse financing will be used to construct the Mexican project that Canadian Solar won at the 2016 […]

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Canadian Solar Breaks Ground On 80MW PV Plant In Argentina

Canadian Solar has started construction of an 80-MW solar park in Argentina’s Salta province, the local government said on Wednesday. The photovoltaic (PV) plant, located in Cafayate town is among the winners in the RenovAr tenders and will be built using 30% of local components, the government said. The park is scheduled to commence operations […]

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Canadian Solar Converts A Golf Course Into A 56MW Solar Power Plant In Japan

Canadian Solar announced that its 56.3MW solar power project in Japan reached commercial operation last month. The Yamaguchi Shin Mine project solar power system, powered by 173,000 Canadian SolarCS6U modules, is expected to generate approximately 66,000MW of electricity every year. Chugoku Electric Power Company, Inc. will purchase the solar power under a 20-year feed-in-tariff contract […]

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Canadian Solar Commissions A 35MW Open Access Solar Project In India

Canadian Solar one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that its 35 MWp commercial and industrial (C&I) solar portfolio in the state of Karnataka, India reached commercial operation in March 2018. The 35 MWp project is located in Bagalkot District of Karnataka and is expected to generate approximately 54,000 MWh of clean […]

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Canadian Solar, Expands Solar Project Development to South Korea

Canadian Solar announced it has acquired exclusive rights to develop an 8 MWp solar photovoltaic (PV) project in Gangwon Province, South Korea, the Company’s first solar project there. The construction of this project will start in early 2019. The South Korea solar market is not new to Canadian Solar. In 2008, Canadian Solar Korea Branch […]

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Canadian Solar and Photowatt To Form A JV Company For Ingot&Wafer Production

Canadian Solar, Photowatt and ECM Greentech Plan to Form a JV Company in Low-Carbon Production of Silicon Ingots and Wafers GUELPH, Ontario, Jan. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced it plans to partner with Photowatt, a subsidiary […]

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