@SunPower Corp. has begun construction on two solar power projects for Yolo County in Calif. The projects are expected to generate 5.8 megawatts of emission-free solar power for county facilities, worth an estimated $1.5 million in electricity costs the first year of operation.
#Versalis and #Genomatica announced the signing of a definitive joint development and licensing agreement establishing a technology joint venture for bio-based butadiene. The two companies will work together to develop a complete ‘end-to-end’ process for the on-purpose production of butadiene from non-food biomass.
Solectria Renewables @SolectriaRen is offering a webinar, “Single-Phase Inverters for your PV System,” on Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 2:00 pm EST. The webinar will walk through the company’s single-phase PVI 1800 through PVI 7500 inverters including: installation details, string sizing, AC/DC connections, wiring needs, data monitoring, available options and how to use the inverters in parallel for PV installations ranging from 1.8kW through 15kW.
SEI – Solar Energy International @solarenergyintl has announced April 22nd Earth Day Solar PV training events. For Earth Day 2013, SEI will be offering some of their most popular training sessions both online and in-person in support of their non-profit mission of renewable energy education for a more sustainable future.