Solar Thermal

Turkey is building over 15,000 flats with solar heating

A year after the heavy earthquake in Van, the first 15,000 new flats are complete. Each one has its own solar facility. (Photo: Ezinc)

After 30,000 flats were destroyed in the Turkish town Van by a magnitude 7.2 earthquake in 2011 and over 600 people lost their lives, the government is rebuilding over 15,000 flats. In doing so, every single one of them will be equipped with a solar heating system.

New Solar Brewery in Bend, Oregon

Binghamton - SunMaxx Solar, a leading, vertically integrated manufacturer of solar thermal systems and components, is proud to announce the installation of a solar thermal system at the new Worthy Brewing Company in Bend, Oregon.

Joint venture between Sapa and Hydro sealed

From left: Svein Richard Brandtzæg (CEO Hydro), Svein Tore Holsether (CEO Sapa)

Sapa, a subsidiary of the Norwegian company Orkla ASA, and Norsk Hydro ASA, which manufacturers aluminium tubes and extruded profiles for frames of photovoltaic modules and solar collectors, among other things, have created a joint venture to become the leading global provider of aluminium solutions.