Greece Launches Call For Rooftop Solar Subsidies
€238 Million Public Call For Solar & Storage Systems In Greece Under Photovoltaics On The Roof Program
Friday, 05 May 2023
Greek Ministry of Environment and Energy has officially invited applications for its Photovoltaics on the Roof program offering €238 million budget for small scale solar and storage systems for households and farmers.
Cross Continent Green Hydrogen Joint Venture
10 GW Renewable Energy For Green Hydrogen & Ammonia In Europe & Latin America By 2030
Wednesday, 26 Apr 2023
UK based clean energy impact investor PASH Global along with Turkey based ERIH Holdings will develop 10 GW of renewable energy generation capacity including solar to power 5 GW green hydrogen and ammonia projects that the duo plans to establish acros.
‘Largest’ Self-Production Solar Plant In Greece
Athens International Airport In Greece Adds 16 MW New Solar PV Capacity For Self-Consumption
Tuesday, 11 Apr 2023
Athens International Airport (AIA) has expanded its solar power generation capacity with the commissioning of a 16 MW solar power plant for self-consumption calling it the largest self-production PV project in Greece.
Greece’s Solar & Storage Funding Scheme
€200 Million PV Program To Subsidize Solar & Storage Systems For Greek Households & Farmers
Wednesday, 29 Mar 2023
Households and farmers in Greece will be able to access government subsidy for their solar and storage systems under the Ministry of Environment and Energy (YPEN) new €200 million Photovoltaics on the Roof program, with special bonus of 10% for peo.
Greece Targets 34.5 GW Total PV Capacity By 2050
As Greece Revises National Energy & Climate Plan, Solar Is Seen As Largest Power Source In Long Run
Friday, 20 Jan 2023
Under its revised National Energy and Climate Plan (NECP), the Greek Ministry of Energy and Environment has carved out the largest power generation target for solar PV technology, aiming to grow the cumulative to 14.1 GW by 2030 and 34.5 GW by 2050, .
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EIB Backs PPC Renewables’ 230 MW Kozani PV Project In Greece & More From Technique Solaire, EDF Renewables, Lightsource BP, Cepsa
Thursday, 19 Jan 2023
PPC Renewables raises €28.5 million from EIB; Technique Solaire’s maiden floating PV plant in the Netherlands; EDF Renewables UK gets NatWest as offtaker for 50 MW project; Lightsource bp selling 247 MW in Spain; Cepsa to invest in 400 MW in Spain.
1 GW Solar Partnership Announced For Greek PV Market
Korkia To Fund GH Energy & AA Sunshine To Develop 1 GW Solar & Storage Projects In Mainland Greece & Crete Island
Tuesday, 29 Nov 2022
Finland based renewable energy investor Korkia says its funded partnerships—GH Energy and AA Sunshine—will develop 1 GW solar PV capacity on mainland Greece and the island of Crete, supporting it with energy storage and connecting these via subsea cables.
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Endesa Secures 953 MW Wind & Solar In Spain’s Andorra & More From IPTO, IBC, Sunly, Boralex
Thursday, 13 Oct 2022
Endesa wins 935 MW connection rights for renewables in Spain; IPTO says Greece was 100% renewable energy powered for the 1st time in its history; IBC Solar sells 120 MW solar in Poland; Sunly raises €200 million and earns Mirova as an investor; Cro.
Greek Proposal For 9.5 GW Wind & Solar In Egypt
Copelouzos Group Proposes To Export 9.5 GW Renewable Energy From Egypt To Europe Through Subsea Cables
Wednesday, 12 Oct 2022
Greek energy infrastructure company Copelouzos Group has proposed the Egyptian government a plan to install 9.5 GW worth of wind and solar PV capacity in Egypt and transmit the same to Europe via Greece through subsea cables.
200 MW Solar Powered Green Hydrogen Project In Greece
Greece Accords Solar & Storage Powered Green Hydrogen Facility Flagship Investment Project Status
Wednesday, 21 Sep 2022
A 200 MW solar power plant accompanied by 100 MW energy storage system of lithium batteries to power a 50 MW electrolysis unit in Greece has received the status of Flagship Investment of Exceptional Importance by the country’s Interministerial Strategic Investments Committee (DESE).
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ALH Group Acquiring Stake In EnBW’s 597 MW Solar Portfolio & More From Endesa, Cero, Sonnedix
Thursday, 18 Aug 2022
Endesa is constructing its maiden solar plant in Spain’s Soria; Ameresco & Sunel Group to build 100 MW in Greece for Cero; Sonnedix has acquired 117.8 MW portfolio in Italy; ALH Group picking up 49.9% stake in EnBW’s 597 MW solar capacity.
550 MW Solar Tender Launched In Greece
PPC Renewables Seeking Bids For 550 MW Solar Power Plant At Macedonia Former Lignite Mine
Monday, 15 Aug 2022
The renewable energy arm of Greece’s Public Power Corp (PPC), PPC Renewables has launched a competitive selection process seeking bidders for 550 MW solar power plant to be located at the former lignite mine of Ptolemaida in Macedonia municipality.
News From Greece: RE Auctions & Solar PPA
Cero Announces 1st Private PPA For Solar Project In Greece; 1 GW RE Auction In Sept 2022
Friday, 15 Jul 2022
A year after entering the Greek solar market, Cero Generation has achieved financial closure for a 100 MW solar power plant in the country calling it the 1st PV project in Greece to have secured a private power purchase agreement (PPA), ensuring it is developed subsidy-free.
Greece Installed 838 MW New Solar In 2021
Helapco Counts Cumulative Greek Solar PV Capacity To Have Exceeded 4 GW
Tuesday, 03 May 2022
Greece saw its cumulative operational solar PV capacity exceeing 4.126 GW at the end of last year with the addition of 838 MW brought online in the year 2021, according to the Hellenic Association of Photovoltaic Companies (Helapco).
Israel’s Econergy Expands Into Greek RE Market
Econergy & Terna Energy Collaborate To Co-Develop 460 MW Solar Power Capacity In Greece
Tuesday, 26 Apr 2022
Israel based renewable energy company Econergy Renewable Energy is entering the Greek renewables market in partnership with local company Terna Energy to co-develop 460 MW solar PV capacity.
Europe’s ‘Largest’ Bifacial Solar Plant Online
204 MW Kozani Solar Plant In Greece Officially Inaugurated With Juwi Using JinkoSolar Modules
Thursday, 07 Apr 2022
As Europe grapples with high electricity prices amidst the Russian invasion of Ukraine, solar PV is set to bring in some relief with Greece becoming home to what German PV developer and EPC company juwi calls the largest bifacial solar plant in Europe, with 204 MW capacity.
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PVHardware Solar Trackers For Saudi Arabian Solar Project… & More
Friday, 14 Jan 2022
Larsen & Toubro picks PVHardware to supply trackers for Saudi Arabian project, Greencells eyes a total Greek solar portfolio of 600 MW by H1/2022, and TotalEnergies and Amarenco JV wins 58 MW solar PV capacity in the latest French rooftop solar auction.
Eni Acquires Greek Solar Company
Italy’s Eni Touts 800 MW Greek Solar Portfolio With Solar Konzept International Acquisition
Friday, 14 Jan 2022
Oil and gas multinational from Italy, Eni is expanding its geographical footprint in renewable energy to Greece with the acquisition of Solar Konzept Greece (SKGR) that comes to the group with a portfolio of around 800 MW, currently at various stages of development.
€2.27 Billion For Greek RE & CHP Scheme
European Commission Clears Greek Aid Scheme To Support 4.2 GW RE
Thursday, 25 Nov 2021
The European Commission has given its stamp of approval for €2.27 billion ($2.55 billion) Greek aid scheme to support around 4.2 GW of renewable energy and high efficiency combined heat and power (CHP) capacity to help the country achieve its renewable energy targets.
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