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LDK Solar reports unaudited fourth quarter loss of US$104.1 million

18 Apr 14 - 13:10 CEST

PVTECH - LDK Solar has claimed through its Cayman Island liquidators that unaudited accounts indicate the company had revenue of US$273.1 million in the fourth quarter of 2013, up from US$156.6 million in the previous quarter.

New High-Efficiency Honey Ultra Solar Module Developed By Trina Solar

18 Apr 14 - 13:09 CEST

CLEANTECHNICA - A new, record-breaking, high-efficiency solar module has been developed by Trina Solar Limited, according to a recent press release from the noted solar technology company.

Ukraine Seeks Renewable-Energy Boost to Counter Russia

18 Apr 14 - 13:09 CEST

BLOOMBERG - Ukraine is seeking U.S. investment in its biomass, wind and solar power industries. The idea is to use renewable energy to curb its reliance on fuel imports from Russia, which annexed Ukraine’s Crimea region last month and has troops massed on the border.

Oklahoma Will Charge Customers Who Install Their Own Solar Panels

18 Apr 14 - 13:08 CEST

CLIMATEPROGRESS - Oklahoma residents who produce their own energy through solar panels or small wind turbines on their property will now be charged an additional fee, the result of a new bill passed by the state legislature and expected to be signed into law by Gov. Mary Fallin (R).

TÜV Rheinland Develops New ANSI Standards, Seeks PV Industry Participation

18 Apr 14 - 13:07 CEST

SNT - TÜV Rheinland PTL, a standards developing organization (SDO) for the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), has successfully initiated the creation of two new American National Standards and is seeking the industry participation in the respective standards working groups.

US Energy Dept plans $4 bln in loan aid for renewable energy

17 Apr 14 - 16:27 CEST

REUTERS - The U.S. Energy Department on Wednesday unveiled a plan for up to $4 billion in loan aid for renewable energy companies to help rejuvenate a program that faced harsh political attacks over past failures of federally subsidized projects.