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SkyPower’s President and Chief Executive Officer, Kerry Adler, interviewed live on CNBC Arabia.

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, March 2017 – SkyPower’s President and Chief Executive Officer, Kerry Adler, is interviewed live on CNBC Arabia. In this interview, Mr. Adler explains the tremendous, proven benefits of renewable energy for the Middle East, including its success creating valuable jobs, enticing new technologies, and growing the economy. With costs continuing to fall, renewable energy is both affordable and here to stay.

 


SkyPower Brings Solar Light to Manyattas in Kenya

NAIROBI, KENYA, August 19, 2016  – SkyPower is proud to announce the launch of the pilot program to gift home solar systems to Kenyan families in rural households without access to electricity. The first home solar systems were distributed today in the region of Kajiado West, a rural area south of Nairobi that is home to many Maasai families. These solar systems were gifted to families living in manyattas (a term used to describe Maasai homesteads), identified by community elders for the pilot program.


UN GLOBAL Compact Recognizes SkyPower Founder and Chief Executive Officer as a 2016 Local SDG Pioneer

Kerry Adler honored as a Pioneer Leading CLIMATE ACTION 

NEW YORK, June 22, 2016  – Today at the UN Global Compact Leaders Summit 2016 in New York, Kerry Adler, founder and CEO of SkyPower, was announced as one of ten 2016 Local SDG Pioneers. Mr. Adler was recognized for his efforts that align with Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 13 on Climate Action.


SkyPower Enters into Agreement with BYD to Submit Joint Bid for 750 MW of Solar Energy Development in India

VANCOUVER, CANADA, May 13, 2016 –SkyPower is pleased to announce it has entered into an
agreement with BYD to submit a joint bid in the upcoming tenders for solar power generation capacity
and energy storage of up to 750 MW in India.


SkyPower Awards Sterling and Wilson EPC Contract to Build 350 MW of Solar in India

DELHI, April 28, 2016 – SkyPower, the largest and one of the most successful developers of utility-scale solar energy projects in the world, and Sterling and Wilson, world-leading and top Indian solar engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company, are pleased to announce the signing of agreements today for the EPC and operation and maintenance (O&M) of SkyPower’s recently awarded 350 MW (AC) solar projects to be built in India. Construction of the seven 50 MW projects, 150 MW in Madhya Pradesh and 200 MW in Telangana, are to commence in Q3-Q4 of 2016.


World’s Largest Developer Of Utility-Scale Solar Energy Projects Partners With Sachigo Lake First Nation

TORONTO, March 4, 2016 – SkyPower, the world’s largest developer of utility-scale solar energy projects, and its partners are pleased to announce its partnership with Sachigo Lake First Nation in the development of a multitude of utility-scale solar photovoltaic projects in Ontario.


Leading global solar developer SkyPower becomes a Climate Bonds Partner

TORONTO, February 22, 2016 – We are proud to announce that SkyPower, the largest and one of the most successful developers of utility-scale solar energy projects in the world, has agreed to become a Climate Bonds Partner.


SkyPower signs Power Purchase Agreement to deliver 200 MW of solar energy projects to the Indian state of Telangana

NEW DELHI, February 22, 2016 – SkyPower, the largest and one of the most successful developers and owners of utility-scale solar energy projects in the world, is proud to announce the signing of four Power Purchase Agreements (PPA) with the Indian state of Telangana to build and operate a total of 200 megawatts (MW) AC of solar energy projects.


2015

Distribution Plan Announced for 2 Million Solar Power Systems to Homes in Kenya

LE BOURGET, FRANCE, December 10, 2015 – Onsite at COP21, the most important climate change event in the world’s history, SkyPower, the world’s largest developer and owner of utility-scale solar energy projects, and an Official Partner of COP21, the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, is proud to jointly announce with Plan International a program in accordance with its agreement with the Kenyan Government for the distribution of two million high-quality SkyPower Home solar systems to households, schools and health clinics in need of electricity in Kenya.


SkyPower Official Partner of COP21

PARIS, FRANCE, November 30, 2015 – SkyPower, the world’s largest developer and owner of utility-scale solar energy projects, is proud to announce its landmark partnership agreement with COP21, the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, which delegations representing over 150 countries will attend in Paris for 12 days with the objective of reaching a universal agreement on how to slow the rise of global temperatures.


 G20

G20 Turkey: The SkyPower Perspective

ANTALYA, TURKEY, November 16, 2015 – In 2014 the world’s total installed grid-connected solar capacity was 178 GW – 100 times higher than in 2000. SkyPower provided our perspective on the biggest trends in renewable energy industry for the G20 Research Group’s official magazine. Read our contribution here

Download the full report at g20.org

 

 


SkyPower Announces 500 MW of Solar Energy Projects in Panama

NEW YORK, USA, October 6, 2015 – During the 70th United Nations General Assembly in New York, SkyPower, the world’s largest developer and owner of utility-scale solar projects, made a historic announcement with President Juan Carlos Varela, unveiling its plans to build 500 MW of utility-scale solar energy over the next five years in Panama, representing an investment of US $1 billion.


SkyPower Signs Power Purchase Agreement to Deliver 150 Megawatts of Solar Power to the Indian State of Madhya Pradesh

NEW DELHI, INDIA, October 1, 2015  –  SkyPower has entered into a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Government of Madhya Pradesh to provide 150 megawatts (MW) AC of utility-scale solar power to the Indian state.


SkyPower Signs Agreement to Build 200 MW of Solar Energy Projects in Djibouti

DJIBOUTI CITY, DJIBOUTI, October 1, 2015  – SkyPower, the world’s largest developer and owner of utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) energy projects, has signed a landmark agreement with the Republic of Djibouti for the development of 200 MW of world-class solar projects to be built in four phases in Djibouti over the next four years.


SkyPower Announces 2 GW of Solar Energy Projects in Bangladesh

NEW YORK, USA, October 1, 2015 – During the 70th United Nations General Assembly in New York, SkyPower, the world’s largest developer and owner of utility-scale solar projects, made a historic announcement with Prime Minister Hasina, unveiling its plans to build 2 GW of utility-scale solar energy over the next five years in Bangladesh, representing an investment of US $4.3 billion.


SkyPower Commits to Providing a Brighter Future to Students

NEW DELHI, India, August 22, 2015 – SkyPower President and Chief Executive Officer announced yesterday while speaking at the 6th World Renewable Energy Technology Congress (WRETC), the company will fund the creation of a new renewable energy scholarship program at three leading universities. The scholarship program will help promote innovation in solar technology and energy storage in India.


SkyPower and Grupo Uribe Form Joint Venture for the Strategic Development of Solar Energy in Mexico

MEXICO CITY, Mexico, August 7, 2015 – SkyPower, the largest developer of solar PV energy projects in the world, is pleased to announce the formation of a joint venture with Grupo Uribe, a leading energy company based in Mexico with over 50 years of experience serving households, businesses and industries.


SkyPower Awarded 200 MW of Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Projects in the State of Telangana, India

NEW DELHI, India, August 4, 2015 – SkyPower is pleased to announce that it has been awarded 200 MW in the Telangana, India solar competitive tender process.


SkyPower to Donate Two Million Home Solar Kits in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, July 28, 2015 – SkyPower, the world’s largest developer and owner of utility-scale solar projects, recently signed a landmark US $2.2 billion agreement with the Government of Kenya during the 6th annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit to develop 1 GW of solar projects. As part of this historic moment for Kenya, SkyPower is pleased to announce it will be gifting two million SkyPower Home solar kits to people of Kenya.


SkyPower Signs US $2.2 Billion Agreement to Develop and Build 1 GW of Solar Energy Projects in Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, July 27, 2015 – SkyPower, the world’s largest developer and owner of utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) energy projects, signed a landmark agreement with the Kenyan Ministry of Energy and Petroleum for the development of 1 GW of world-class solar projects to be built in four phases in Kenya over the next five years.


SkyPower Global to Develop 150 MW of Solar Projects in Madhya Pradesh State

NEW DELHI, India, July 16, 2015 – SkyPower is pleased to announce that it has been awarded 150 MW of solar PPAs in the Indian State of Madhya Pradesh’s procurement process announced on Wednesday.


Egyptian Government and SkyPower-IGD sign historic solar power agreement

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt, March 17, 2015
• Landmark agreement with Egypt for 3,000 MW of utility-scale solar PV projects
• US$5 billion of investment will create 75,000 total job years
• Unprecedented milestone in Egypt’s ambitious renewable energy plan
• Agreement reached at the first ever Egypt Economic Development Conference
• 600 MW of fabrication and assembly facilities in Egypt
• Commitment of US$173 million for education, training and research and development


SkyPower FAS Energy participates in World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI, UAE, January 22, 2015 – SkyPower FAS Energy is proud to be an international exhibitor at World Future Energy Summit 2014 (WFES), one of the largest energy events in the world.


2014

SkyPower Cares contributes 5,000 solar-powered lights to empower South African students in remote communities

CAPE TOWN, South Africa and TORONTO, Canada, June 24, 2014 – SkyPower announces launch of its corporate social responsibility initiative during the Canada Trade Mission to South Africa, led by Canadian Minister of International Trade, Honourable Ed Fast.


SkyPower Advocates for Increasing Utility-scale Solar Power Adoption Globally at United Nations Forum

New York City, USA, June 4, 2014 – SkyPower, the world’s largest solar developer, is co-sponsoring the United Nations’ first annual Sustainable Energy for All Forum (SE4ALL) to promote access to renewable energy around the world. The inaugural conference takes place June 4-6 at the UN Headquarters in New York. Kerry Adler, SkyPower’s President and Chief Executive Officer, will speak as a panelist with other global leaders on the “Doubling the Share of Renewables in the Global Energy Mix” Global Leaders Panel, moderated by Matthew Bishop, The Economist’s U.S. Business Editor and New York Bureau Chief.


SkyPower Global and FAS Energy to build 3,000 MW of solar power in Nigeria at US$5 billion

Abuja, Nigeria, May 7, 2014 – SkyPower FAS Energy, a joint venture between SkyPower Global and FAS Energy, signs agreements with both the Federal Government of Nigeria and the Delta State Government for the development, construction and operation of 3,000 MW of solar PV projects at an estimated cost of US$5 billion.


SkyPower FAS Energy Participates in World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, UAE, January 2, 2014 – SkyPower FAS Energy is proud to be an international exhibitor at World Future Energy Summit 2014 (WFES), one of the largest energy events in the world.


2013

SkyPower Cares Provides Light to Brighten Futures

Project “Solar Stars” Launched to Bring Solar Lights to 5,000+ School Children

Toronto, Canada, December 20, 2013 – SkyPower Global’s Chief Executive Officer and President, Kerry Adler, announced today the founding of SkyPower Cares, a charitable organization investing in the education and empowerment of young and vulnerable populations.


SkyPower Exhibits at Solar Canada for Seventh Consecutive Year

SkyPower attends CanSIA’s Solar Canada 2013

TORONTO, CANADA – DECEMBER 12, 2013

SkyPower is proud to announce another successful year of attendance at the Canadian Solar Industries Association’s (CanSIA) Solar Canada 2013. This year marks the seventh consecutive year that SkyPower has participated in the event. This year’s Solar Canada event will be held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre with 200 exhibitors and over 3000 attendees visiting the show.


SkyPower Submits Bid to Construct 50 MW Solar Project in Los Angeles Basin

Project to generate reliable, clean solar energy for the citizens of Los Angeles and surrounding regions

LOS ANGELES, USA – DECEMBER 10, 2013

SkyPower US Holdings LLC, a subsidiary of SkyPower Global (Cayman), today submitted a bid to finance, own, design, procure, construct, operate and maintain a 50 MW solar project on Beacon land in Mojave, California. This utility-scale solar project will sell energy to the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP).


SkyPower Becomes Founding Member of MESIA

Middle East Solar Industry Association welcomes SkyPower

AL GARHOUD, DUBAI – NOVEMBER 26, 2013

SkyPower is proud to be a founding member of Middle East Solar Industry Association (MESIA), a Middle East association solar industry association. MESIA has over 120 local and international members, encompassing all segments of the value chain, including finance, engineering, professional services, manufacturing and contracting companies.


SkyPower and FAS Energy Enter Into Partnership

SkyPower FAS Energy a strategic joint venture in Middle East and North Africa region

TORONTO, CANADA – NOVEMBER, 2013

SkyPower is pleased to announce the formation of SkyPower FAS Energy, a strategic joint venture partnership with FAS Energy, a subsidiary of Fawaz Alhokair Group, a leading real estate and construction company based in Saudi Arabia. SkyPower is the largest developer of solar projects in the world and has produced over 200 million kWh of clean solar electricity to date.


SkyPower Sheds Light on the Powering MENA Strategy Summit

Renewable energy possibilities for Middle East and North Africa discussed at conference in Jordan

AMMAN, JORDAN – SEPTEMBER 17, 2013

SkyPower, the global leader in solar-energy development, has been selected to attend the Powering MENA Strategy Summit. Held in Amman, Jordan, this summit focuses on powering the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) regions with renewable energy and provides a platform for action between the public and private sectors of the energy industry.


SkyPower Submits Bid to Construct Utility-Scale Solar Project in Los Angeles Basin

Project to include between 40-200 MW of solar projects and 10-50 MW in FiT50 projects

LOS ANGELES, USA – SEPTEMBER 12, 2013 

SkyPower US Holdings LLC, a subsidiary of SkyPower Global (Cayman), today submitted a bid to finance, own, design, procure, construct, operate and maintain between 40 and 200 MW of solar projects on Beacon land. This utility-scale solar project will sell energy to the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP). If selected, SkyPower US Holdings LLC will also be required to install between 10 and 50 MW of FiT50 Solar Projects in the Los Angeles basin.


SkyPower Hosts Solar Leaders in Saudi Arabia

RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA – SEPTEMBER 9, 2013

SkyPower is proud to sponsor a networking event that brings high ranking players from the global solar industry together in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s capital city of Riyadh to discuss key solar related issues in the region. This event precedes, the second-annual PV Briefing and Networking Forum that was organized in Riydah by Joint Forces for Solar, the global alliance of stakeholders in the solar business.


SkyPower Submits Six Projects in Bid Round 3 of South Africa’s REIPPPP Program

385 MW of solar energy projects focus on sustainability and community benefits

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA – AUGUST 19, 2013

SkyPower, the world’s largest solar developer, submitted six bids today to the Department of Energy as a participant in South Africa’s Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Procurement Program (REIPPPP).


SkyPower Presents at Solar Ontario Conference in Niagara

SkyPower discusses the importance of utility-scale solar development in Ontario

NIAGARA FALLS, ONTARIO, CANADA – MAY 29, 2013

SkyPower, the world’s largest developer of solar energy projects, participates in the Canadian Solar Industry Association’s (CanSIA) annual Solar Ontario event in Niagara Falls, Ontario today. The conference brings together 1,200 industry leaders and thinkers to focus on Ontario’s solar industry and the Green Energy Act.


SkyPower Participates in Middle East and North Africa Solar Conference

SkyPower discusses the development of renewable energy and associated benefits

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – MAY 14, 2013

With growing importance of solar in MENA countries, SkyPower, the global leader in solar-energy development, is pleased to attend the Middle East and North Africa Solar Conference and Expo (MENASOL) 2013 in Dubai. This event features over 400 attendees discussing the future of the solar industry in the Middle East and North Africa while addressing the critical challenges that affect the future of sustainable energy, especially in MENA countries.


SkyPower Participates in Ontario Feed-In Tariff Forum

President and CEO Kerry Adler speaks on solar energy

TORONTO, CANADA – APRIL 3, 2013

SkyPower, the world’s largest and most successful solar developer, will participate in the Ontario Feed-in Tariff Forum today in Toronto. The discussion will focus on the past, present and future of Ontario’s Feed-in Tariff (FIT) Program and will be attended by decision-making delegates from all facets of the renewable energy industry.


SkyPower Becomes Founding Member of Saudi Arabia Solar Industry Association

SkyPower supports growing potential in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

TORONTO, CANADA – FEBRUARY 1, 2013

SkyPower, the world leader in solar-energy development, is proud to be a founding member of the Saudi Arabia Solar Industry Association (SASIA).


SkyPower Opens Office in Herzliya

SkyPower expands its global operations with office in Israel

HERZLIYA, ISRAEL – FEBRUARY, 2013

SkyPower is proud to announce the opening of their Herzliya office. The world’s largest solar developer continues to expand its operation with the opening of their latest global operational office.


2012

SkyPower Brings Solar Voice to the Ontario Energy Association

Ontario Energy Association appoints SkyPower to board position

TORONTO, CANADA – DECEMBER 6, 2012

SkyPower, the world’s largest solar energy developer, is proud to announce that Li Koo, Senior Director of International Affairs and Communications, has become a voting board member of the Ontario Energy Association (OEA).


SkyPower a Top-Tier Sponsor at CanSIA Solar Canada Conference

President and CEO Kerry Adler speaks on leaders panel

TORONTO, CANADA – DECEMBER 3, 2012

SkyPower, in support to Solar Canada 2012 event in Toronto, is the main sponsor of the event. SkyPower’s own President and CEO of SkyPower, Kerry Adler, will be speaking on the industry leaders panel.


SkyPower Signs on to Build Largest Solar PV Project in India with Local Partner

SkyPower commits to India’s solar energy target of 20 GW by 2022

CHHATTISGARH, INDIA – NOVEMBER 4, 2012

A memorandum of understanding (MOU) was signed between Chhattisgarh Government, and a joint-venture between SkyPower and Mumbai-based Eastern Power today to develop 1,000 MW of solar PV in Chhattisgarh, India. This project is expected to be in commission by 2017 with an investment of INR 10,000 crores ($2 billion USD).


SkyPower Sponsors Solar West Conference

SkyPower Explores Solar Opportunities in Western Canada

CALGARY, CANADA – OCTOBER 4, 2012

Leaders from all facets of the Canadian solar industry travelled to the Calgary Telus Convention Centre today for the second annual solar-industry conference and trade show. SkyPower, the world’s largest developer of solar energy projects, is proud to support Canadian Solar Industries Association (CanSIA) by being the presenting partner for the Solar West conference.


SkyPower Opens New Office in Bangalore

SkyPower expands its global presence with new office in India

BANGALORE, INDIA – SEPTEMBER 12, 2012

SkyPower is pleased to announce the opening of its three newest office locations in India, one in each of the cities of New Delhi, Mumbai, and Bangalore. As the world’s largest solar developer, SkyPower continues to expand its operations looking to bring a brighter future for all.


SkyPower Opens New Office in Mexico City

SkyPower expands its global presence with new office in Mexico

MEXICO CITY, MEXICO – SEPTEMBER 1, 2012

SkyPower is pleased to announce the opening of its newest office location in Mexico City. As the world’s largest solar developer, SkyPower continues to expand its operations looking to bring a brighter future for all.


SkyPower Opens New Office in Mumbai

SkyPower expands its global presence with new office in India

MUMBAI, INDIA – AUGUST 24, 2012

SkyPower is pleased to announce the opening of its newest office location in Mumbai. As the world’s largest solar developer, SkyPower continues to expand its operations looking to bring a brighter future for all.


SkyPower Opens New Office in New Delhi

SkyPower expands its global presence with new office in the Indian capital

NEW DELHI, INDIA – AUGUST 3, 2012

SkyPower is pleased to announce the opening of its three newest office locations in India. As the world’s largest solar developer, SkyPower continues to expand its operations looking to bring a brighter future for all.


SkyPower Opens New Office in Bangkok

SkyPower expands its global presence with new office in Thailand

BANGKOK, THAILAND – JULY 13, 2012

SkyPower is pleased to announce the opening of its newest office location in Thailand. As the world’s largest solar developer, SkyPower continues to expand its operations looking to bring a brighter future for all.


Canadian Solar and SkyPower Close Landmark Purchase Transaction and Launch International Joint Venture

GUELPH AND TORONTO, ONTARIO – JUNE 21, 2012

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ) and SkyPower Global (“SkyPower”) today announced the close of their landmark purchase transaction, under which Canadian Solar has acquired a majority interest in 16 solar projects representing approximately 190-200 MW DC from SkyPower. The companies also formally launched their new international 50:50 joint venture agreement, called CSI SkyPower.


Solar Leaders Canadian Solar and SkyPower Enter Into Purchase and Joint Venture Agreement

GUELPH AND TORONTO, ONTARIO – APRIL 17, 2012

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ) and SkyPower Limited (“SkyPower”) have entered into a landmark purchase and international joint venture agreement, which creates a powerful team comprising of one of the world’s largest solar companies and Canada’s largest owner and developer of solar projects to build and deploy solar energy solutions in Ontario, and to jointly develop solar projects internationally in select emerging markets.


2011

SkyPower Receives Innovative Financial Backing from Deutsche Bank

$67 Million Credit Facility established to finance large-scale solar investments in Ontario FIT program

TORONTO, ONTARIO – OCTOBER 5, 2011


SkyPower Awarded 13 Utility-Scale Solar Contracts Representing 148.3 MW of Solar Projects In Ontario, Canada

TORONTO, ONTARIO – FEBRUARY 24, 2011

SkyPower Limited, Canada’s leading solar energy company and its wholly owned subsidiaries, are pleased to announce its award of 13 new power purchase contracts under Ontario’s Feed-in-Tariff Program (FIT), totalling 148.3 MW of energy capacity.


2010

SkyPower’s Sixth Utility-Scale Solar Park to Create Jobs in Thunder Bay, Ontario: 8.5 MW solar park at Thunder Bay Airport Site to commence construction in early 2011

8.5 MW solar park at Thunder Bay Airport Site to commence construction in early 2011

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO – DECEMBER 13, 2010

SkyPower, one of Canada’s leading owners and developers of solar parks, announced today that its 8.5 MW project in Thunder Bay will begin construction work on lands within the Thunder Bay International Airport property starting in early 2011. The solar park is expected to create almost 100 new direct clean energy jobs during peak construction and potentially many more indirect jobs for the local region of Thunder Bay. The project plans to reach commercial operation by summer 2011.


Canadian Solar Inc. and SkyPower Limited Announce 18.5 MW Engineering, Procurement and Construction Agreement for Solar Projects in Canada: Job Creating Solar Partnership to Optimize Turnkey Solutions for Utility-Scale Solar Parks

Job Creating Solar Partnership to Optimize Turnkey Solutions for Utility-Scale Solar Parks

KITCHENER AND TORONTO ON, CANADA – DECEMBER 13, 2010

Canadian Solar Solutions Inc., a subsidiary of Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar companies, and SkyPower Limited, one of Canada’s largest owners and developers of solar energy projects, today announced they have signed an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) agreement. As part of the agreement, Canadian Solar Solutions, through SkyPower’s power purchase agreements, will commission two solar parks with a nameplate capacity of 18.5 megawatts (MW) in Ontario. SkyPower recently closed financing on these projects with Deutsche Bank.


Landmark Solar Financing Agreement signed by SkyPower Limited and Deutsche Bank New Clean Energy Financing to support 18.5 MW of solar projects in Canada

TORONTO, ON AND NEW YORK, NY – DECEMBER 2, 2010

Deutsche Bank and SkyPower Limited announced today that both companies have signed a landmark clean energy financing deal for two SkyPower solar parks with a total approximate nameplate capacity of 18.5 MW, located in Ontario.


Minister of Energy and Infrastructure Brad Duguid’s visit to SunE Sky solar park in Norfolk County, Ontario underscores the province’s commitment to green energy, jobs and investment

SIMCOE, ONTARIO – JUNE 30, 2010

Ontario’s Minister of Energy and Infrastructure Brad Duguid visited SunE Sky Ryerse today, one of two solar PV parks in Norfolk County (near Simcoe) which are under construction with a combined total solar energy capacity of 18 MW. He was joined by his Energy Parliamentary Assistant and MPP for Brant, Dave Levac, Norfolk County Mayor Dennis Travale, as well as senior representatives from joint venture partners SunEdison, a subsidiary of MEMC Electronic Materials (NYSE: WFR), and SkyPower Limited who are developing the solar parks.


Solar Companies SkyPower and Conergy Form International Joint Venture: Plans to solarize thousands of Commercial Rooftops in Canada

TORONTO, ONTARIO – MAY 21, 2010

SkyPower Limited (Toronto) and Conergy, Inc. (Canada) have formed a landmark international joint venture, which brings forth a powerful portfolio of global expertise to the Canadian marketplace to deploy solar energy solutions on commercial rooftops in Canada.

 


SkyPower Enters into Landmark Agreement with Fort William First Nation

TORONTOFebruary 10, 2010 /CNW/ – SkyPower Limited (“SkyPower”) has signed an agreement with Fort Williams First Nation (“FWFN”) for the development of a solar park project located in Thunder Bay, Ontario. This solar project is the first of its kind in Canada to be built in partnership on Fort William First Nation Land.


SkyPower receives environmental approval for Digby, Nova Scotia, wind project

TORONTO, August 24, /CNW/– SkyPower Corp. and Scotian Windfields are pleased to announce today that Nova Scotia Environment has granted environmental approval for 25.5 MW of wind turbine capacity for the Digby wind power project which is to be located in Digby, Nova Scotia. Once completed, the Digby Project will be one of Nova Scotia’s largest wind parks.