New York signs off on $5bn Clean Energy Fund

New York signed off on a $5bn Clean Energy Fund to be deployed over the coming decade, as the state looks to become a global hub for renewable energy innovation and deployment.

JinkoSolar signs 1GW module supply deal with US IPP sPower

US solar power-producer sPower said it has signed a 1GW module supply deal with China’s JinkoSolar to help fulfil its 2016 expansion plans.

Global PV installations soared 34% in 2015, GTM says

Led by China and the US, the world added 59GW of PV generation capacity in 2015, a 34% year on year surge, according to new figures from GTM Research.

Chaos continues within SunEdison’s C-suite

The chaos continues at SunEdison, with Francisco “Pancho” Perez, the company’s chief operating officer and executive vice president, and Steve Tesoriere, an activist investor on SunEdison’s board of directors since 2012, both unexpectedly leaving the company with no explanation given.