Alternative Energy Stocks

LDK Solar Co., Ltd. (NYSE: LDK) Breaks New Ground with a Polysilicon Facility P... June 26, 2009

LDK Solar Co., Ltd. (NYSE: LDK) has reached a mechanical finishing point on one third of its polysilicon facility with an anticipated total annual capacity of 15,000 metric ton (MT), hotStocked can reveal. The site of the construction project is Xinyu, China, which is also the location of the company’s headquarters. read more

Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) Expected to Finally Receive Federal Funding June 23, 2009

The U.S Department of Energy is expected to break its silence on the $25 billion monetary fund approved by the Congress last year to advance the green car revolution, and out of approximately 75 companies that have been tapped for a combined $38 billion, Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F), Nissan Motor Co., Ltd (NASDAQ: NSANY), and Tesla Motors could be the first recipients. read more

Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STP) Opens China’s First Hi-Tech PV M... June 19, 2009

Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STP) has arrived at a new historic high point with the recent opening of the first and largest hi-tech photovoltaic module testing laboratory at its headquarters in Wuxi, China, the company confirmed Thursday. read more

EMCORE Corporation (NASDAQ: EMKR) to Handle a Unique Contract with NASA June 18, 2009

EMCORE Corporation (NASDAQ: EMKR) revealed on Tuesday that it recently cut a close to $5 million deal to manufacture, test, and ship solar panels for a spacecraft for the Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM), a satellite-based science mission of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). read more

Satcon Technology Corporation (NASDAQ: SATC) Completes Prominent Rooftop Solar ... June 18, 2009

Satcon Technology Corporation (NASDAQ: SATC), which manufactures utility scale distributed power systems for the alternative energy industry, recently declared that it completed the installation of four of its 250 kilowatt (kW) PowerGate(R) Plus inverters at the State of Florida’s Orange County Convention Centre (OCCC). The installation has been hailed as the most prominent rooftop solar installation in the Southeastern United States. read more

Q1 Net Earnings of A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd. (NASDAQ: APWR) Whitt... June 17, 2009

Shares of A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd. (NASDAQ: APWR) on Tuesday touched lows last seen a month ago, as the company’s first quarter net earnings fell apart on 2008 figures, having failed to sustain the weight of a year-on-year increase in general and administrative costs, among other things. read more

Capstone Turbine Corporation (NASDAQ: CPST) Continues as a ‘Non-profit-making... June 17, 2009

A cool 28 percent increase in revenues was not enough to stave off a return to pennies for the Capstone Turbine Corporation (NASDAQ: CPST) stock on Tuesday, as the company posted yet another quarterly loss. This time it was in keeping with prior guidance from Wall Street. read more

Investors Stunned As Hoku Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOKU) Warns of Possible Glo... June 12, 2009

The share price of Hoku Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOKU) lost $0.78 in after-hours trading to counter an 8.2 percent upsurge from the regular trading session as the Hawaii-based firm said it may not be able to continue financing its production facility currently under development in Pocatello, Idaho, but this was not the worst. read more

General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) In Yet another Middle Eastern Megabucks Pow... June 11, 2009

Building upon an advantage of already sealed power deals worth more than $8 billion in the Middle East, General Electric Company (NYSE: GE) has signed yet another lucrative contract in the region, and this time it involves supplying its state-of-the-art power generation systems and long-term maintenance services for the Al Dur Independent Water and Power Project, slated to be the biggest power facility in the Kingdom of Bahrain upon completion. read more

Westport Innovations Inc. (TSE: WPT) Swings to a Wider Loss June 9, 2009

Westport Innovations Inc. (TSE: WPT) missed analysts’ estimates for the fiscal full year, as well as the fourth quarter ended March 31. The deeper loses were attributable to higher charges and lower margins during both reporting periods. read more

Magna International Inc. (NYSE: MGA) Looks to Federal Funds to Produce Electric... June 8, 2009

World’s third largest auto-parts manufacturer, Canada-based Magna International Inc. (NYSE: MGA) last week said it has asked the federal government for low-interest loans to set up an electric car assembly operation in Ottawa, hoping to add jobs in the auto industry and cash in on the popularity of green cars which is expected to increase over the next few years. read more

Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE: HON) Wins 10-year Contract for Maritime Pre... June 8, 2009

Prominent manufacturer of cockpit electronics and air-conditioning systems, Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE: HON), has announced that its Honeywell Technology Solutions Unit Inc. (HTSI)was recently awarded a 10-year contract to provide operational logistics and prepositioning services to the U.S Marine Corps. read more

Exide Technologies (NASDAQ: XIDE) Books Q4 Loss June 5, 2009

Lead acid battery producer and recycler, Exide Technologies (NASDAQ: XIDE), on Thursday reported a loss for the fourth quarter ended March 31, attributable to rare charges and beaten down sales, which failed to meet the beforehand figures of the analysts. read more

EnerSys (NYSE: ENS) Fiscal Fourth Quarter Net Income Nosedives 83 Percent June 4, 2009

Restructuring charges and slackened end-user demand eventually translated to watered-down 2009 fiscal fourth quarter earnings for EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), even as the industrial battery manufacturer earned a quarterly profit on an adjusted basis. read more

Valence Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: VLNC) Gets Hold of Some More Growth Opportuni... June 4, 2009

Battery maker, Valence Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: VLNC) on Wednesday said it had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Chicago-headquartered manufacturer of innovative systems for stationary electric power industry, S&C Electric Company. read more

Modine Manufacturing Company (NYSE: MOD) Slips to Wider Loss; Shares Beaten Down June 2, 2009

The share price of automobile systems maker, Modine Manufacturing Company (NYSE: MOD) lost its previous day’s momentum in conformity with the company’s fiscal 2009 fourth quarter loss announcement on Tuesday. In the morning’s trading, the stock had shaded off over 16 percent of the $5.24 closing price on Monday. read more

FPL Group, Inc. (NYSE: FPL) Offers to Sell Assets to Stay Clear From Competition June 2, 2009

Prominent wind and solar power company, FPL Group, Inc. (NYSE: FPL) has reportedly offered fellow energy utility, MidAmerican Energy Company (OTC: MDPWK) an opportunity to buy its Iowa wind-power facilities as a stunt to hold back the Warren Buffet-controlled firm from constructing its own wind-farms, hence warding off possible competition. read more

Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) Reports Mixed 2009, First Quarter Results June 2, 2009

While Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) swung to a loss during the first quarter, pressured by falling average prices on oversupply in the markets, and a foreign exchange loss of $7.6 million, the company posted an adjusted profit of $0.02 per share, setting off a 7.45 percent upsurge of its stock on the market. read more

Zenn Motor Company Inc. (TSX VENTURE: ZNN) Posts Q2 Loss on Global Auto Industr... May 28, 2009

Canada-based electric minicar maker, Zenn Motor Company Inc. (TSX VENTURE: ZNN) yesterday reported a fiscal second quarter loss that reflects the general depression manifest in the worldwide automobile industry. read more

Valence Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: VLNC) Contests for Taxpayer Money for Propose... May 28, 2009

Valence Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: VLNC) has entered the contest for a slice of the $2 billion package from the federal stimulus money under the Electric Drive Vehicle Battery and Component Manufacturing Initiative as the company steps up efforts to construct a facility in Leander, Texas to produce advanced battery systems for electric vehicles. read more