Monday, 09 May 2022
German car manufacturer Volkswagen Group has announced the ‘single largest’ industrial investment in the history of Spain to build a battery Gigafactory, roll out electric vehicles (EV), and contracted Iberdrola to build a solar power plant for the gigafab.
Friday, 21 Jan 2022
As electric vehicles (EV) are necessary for the world to bring down transport related carbon emissions, charging EV batteries from solar energy works in 2 ways—expanding solar energy use while increasing the environmental benefits of EVs, according to an IEA PVPS report.
Tuesday, 26 Oct 2021
Integrated with a 3.5 kW high-voltage solar PV system and a 800 V traction battery, a heavy-duty electric vehicle has secured approval to ply on the road in Germany, said Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE).
Solar Electric Vehicles Company Lightyear Raises $48 Million To Support 1st Customer Deliveries Of Lightyear Car; Company Aims To Also Arrange Financing For A Mass-Market Electric Vehicle
Wednesday, 17 Mar 2021
Electric vehicle (EV) start-up Lightyear that uses integrated solar PV cells to power the car, has raised its largest financing to date with $48 million, to support 1st customer deliveries of its exclusive series car called Lightyear One, at the end of 2021.
Clean Energy Finance Corporation & Bank Of Queensland Launch AUD 100 Million Co-Financing Program To Support Businesses Switch Over To Solar, Storage & Electric Vehicles
Friday, 16 Aug 2019
AUD 100 million in co-financing will be offered by CEFC and Bank of Queensland to businesses in Australia. This will be available in the form of financial leases, specific security agreements and commercial hire purchases.
India’s Central Electronics Limited @celbharat is soliciting proposals for the supply of 3 million multicrystalline solar cells, to be procured as 1.5 million of 4.68W and ... another 1.5 million as 4.63W power output each, under 2 separate tenders #solarpv https://taiyangnews.info/tenders/company-tender-for-solar-cell-supply-in-india/
US solar tracker supplier @gamechangesolar is expanding its domestic annual production capacity to 14 GW, with the addition of a 6 GW tracker tube line at an undisclosed location ... in the Midwest that will start operations in February 2023 #solarpv #USA https://taiyangnews.info/business/usa-6-gw-solar-tracker-manufacturing-fab/
#India increases targeted share of non-fossil fuel-based energy resources in national power capacity to reach 50% by 2030, up from 40% in its Intended Nationally Determined ... Contribution, but wants ‘due share’ from international financial & tech resources https://taiyangnews.info/markets/indian-cabinet-approves-ndc-for-paris-agreement/
#Europe PV Snippets: @ChateauPurcari production site of Purcari Wineries in #Moldova gets #rooftop solar; @iberdrola to acquire 96 MW wind and solar in #Poland; NextEnergy signs ... contracts for 86 MW PV capacity UK; @X_Elio_ shares details of 15 MW win Japan https://taiyangnews.info/markets/europe-pv-news-snippets-35/
Leading Chinese #polysilicon producer Daqo New Energy has increased its 2022 annual production volume guidance after having achieved ‘better-than-expected’ operational ... performance in H1/2022 as Q2/2022 gross profit went up to $946.9 million #solarpv https://taiyangnews.info/business/daqo-new-energys-q2-2022-financial-results/