Tuesday, 14 Jun 2022
Boviet Solar has secured a module supply order for 255 MW in the US; Duke Energy commissions 74.9 MW PV project; ForeFront and Hannon Armstrong partner for 131 MW distributed PV portfolio; Petition for Hawaii Governor to not sign SB 2510 into a law.
AES Corporation To Build Solar PV Powered Pumped Storage Hydro Project In Kaua’i Island Of Hawaii; Integrated Power Plant To Help Island Exceed 80% Renewable Energy Generation On Completion
Tuesday, 12 Jan 2021
The Hawaiian island of Kaua’i is set to get a solar pumped storage hydro project which will enable the island to move beyond being 80% renewable energy powered and also meet over 25% of its electricity needs once it is up and running.
Hawaiian Electric Gets Regulatory Approval For 15 MW Solar/60 MWh Storage Project In Hawaii To Be Built By Innergex Renewable Energy
Saturday, 10 Oct 2020
One of the 4 projects planned for Maui over the next 3 years, Paeahu Solar Project is part of Hawaiian Electric’s phase I renewable energy procurement effort launched in February 2018, the utility stated.
Hanwha, EDF, Longroad, Engie, AES, Innergex Among Winners Selected By Hawaiian Electric For 460 MW Solar Power & 3 GWh Storage Capacity
Thursday, 04 Jun 2020
A host of big names have made the cut for Hawaiian Electric’s solar and storage auction wherein the utility selected 16 projects to be commissioned by 2022 and 2023.
Hawaiian Electric Selects 16 Solar+Storage Projects Under Largest Renewable Energy Procurement Exercise In Hawaii Choosing 460 MW Solar & 3 GWh Energy Storage
Tuesday, 19 May 2020
After awarding 260 MW of solar and over 1 GWh of storage in the 2018 procurement phase, Hawaiian Electric has now approved 460 MW of solar and 3 GWh of storage in the 2019 procurement exercise.
Kaua’i Island Utility Cooperative Reports 55% Renewable Energy Share In Energy Mix In 2019, Thanks To Solar & Storage Technologies
Sunday, 01 Mar 2020
Hawaiian island of Kaua’i has been using renewable energy for its consumption through its member owned utility cooperative KIUC that till the end of 2019 was 55% powered by renewable energy sources. Pictured is the Hawaii State Library in Honolulu.
Clearway Energy & Moss Solar Switch On Three Solar PV Plants With 110 MW Cumulative Capacity In Hawaii; Projects Connected To Hawaiian Electric Grid
Saturday, 14 Sep 2019
Clearway Energy Group took over three solar power projects that were originally proposed by SunEdison. It then renegotiated lower prices for the three plants with Hawaiian Electric, which are now online.
Preparing For Uninterrupted Power Supply In Eventuality Of Coal & Oil-Fired Plants To Be Decommissioned By 2022 & 2024, Hawaiian Electric Companies Mull Renewables Resource Procurement Phase 2 Calling For Solar & Storage
Friday, 19 Apr 2019
HECO is targeting to have a 48% renewables share in its total energy mix by 2022. The second phase of the renewables resource procurement is aimed at helping the utility to meet this target.
Hawaiian Electric Companies Await Public Utilities Commission’s Approval For Solar Power Procurement From 7 Projects Of 262 MW With 1,048 MWh Of Energy Storage Capacity
Monday, 14 Jan 2019
Hawaiian Electric Companies (HECO) plans to procure clean solar power from 7 grid-scale solar power projects with 262 MW total capacity and 1,048 MWh of storage capacity. All of this energy storage capacity will provide 4 hours of electricity.
AES Corporation Commissions 28 MW PV+100 MWh Storage Power Plant As World’s ‘Largest Operational Solar & Storage System’ For Hawaii’s KIUC
Friday, 11 Jan 2019
The Lāwa’i Solar and Energy Storage Project in Hawaii allows for dispatching of solar and battery power simultaneously to answer spikes in demand in addition to supporting the grid through provision of ancillary services, said AES President and CEO Andrés Gluski.
Faster Transition To Clean Energy in Hawaii Could Generate More Jobs & Lead To Savings Worth Billions, Says New Report
Tuesday, 24 Apr 2018
Hawaii is aiming to reach a 40% renewable power share by 2030. But a report commissioned by Hawaii based Elemental Excelerator says it is cheaper to go faster and reach between 58% to 84% by the target year.
Hawaiian Public Utilities Commission Gives Go-Ahead To Hawaiian Electric Companies’ Proposal To Achieve 100% Renewable Goal Five Years Ahead Of State Target
Thursday, 20 Jul 2017
Hawaiian Electric Companies (HECO) has received the green light from the Hawaiian Public Utilities Commission (HPUC) for its plan to go 100% renewable by 2040. This will be ahead of the state’s goal of 2045.
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/