ABU DHABI, March 1 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's ACWA Power is obtaining a loan of about $344 million from three banks to finance a solar energy project in Dubai, chief executive Paddy Padmanathan said on Sunday.
* Says it and units plan to boost optoelectronic unit's capital by 224.1 million yuan ($35.74 million)
(Reuters) - SolarCity Corp on Thursday said it created a $750 million fund to finance about 25,000 residential solar projects, with Google Inc investing nearly half the funding.
Feb 26 (Reuters) - SolarCity Corp on Thursday said it created a $750 million fund to finance about 25,000 residential solar projects, with Google Inc investing nearly half the funding.
Feb 24 (Reuters) - U.S. solar company First Solar Inc on Tuesday reported sharply higher quarterly earnings in part due to the sale of a large California solar power plant to Southern Co.
and industrial consumers are increasingly deploying roof-top solar panels and similar generating equipment. In Europe, several countries offer attractive incentives to households for installing solar panels. As a result, their dependence on the public grid for
* Shares of other solar companies also up (Adds details from conference call, background, analyst quote)
Feb 24 (Reuters) - SunPower Corp, the second-largest solar panel maker in the United States, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by strong demand for its high-margin power plant business.
* EBIT loss of 32.8 mln eur in 2014 vs 3.1 mln profit yr-earlier
FRANKFURT, Feb 24 (Reuters) - German engineering group Manz AG slumped to an operating loss last year as it amortised development costs at its solar business, it said on Tuesday, adding it expected to return to profit this year.