Wednesday, 15 Jun 2022
Israel’s Lusix says it has become the world’s 1st producer of lab-grown diamonds (LGD) that are fully powered by solar energy, thanks to a dedicated 30 MW solar farm. It plans to sell the products under the commercial name of Sun Grown Diamonds.
Monday, 30 May 2022
Israel’s Ministry of Energy calculates the country’s renewable energy potential to grow to 30% electricity generation share by 2030 with solar as central to the plan contributing a cumulative of 17.145 GW, an increase of 13.554 GW from the current installed solar capacity of the country.
Wednesday, 04 May 2022
INTEC and CHINT Solar have been awarded full EPC services and the construction largest PV power plant in Romania by Econergy; JinkoSolar wins N-type BIPV supply contract with GroupShops.
Friday, 18 Feb 2022
The Ministry of Environmental Protection of Israel has devised a new action plan to expand the country’s renewable energy target for the national electricity mix by 2030 to 40%, from the 30% as it stands now.
Tuesday, 15 Feb 2022
Israel based renewable energy company Solegreen Ltd is acquiring local solar energy developer Senergy Renewable Energy Ltd for ILS 50 million ($15.37 million) in a move to expand its role as a leading green energy company with significant experience in solar.
Tuesday, 15 Feb 2022
Israel headquartered thin film solar film supplier Apollo Power has bagged an order from e-commerce major Amazon for its technology to be deployed on the rooftop and at the sidewalk of the latter’s logistics center in France.
Wednesday, 02 Feb 2022
Germany based solar EPC contractor Belectric is expanding its floating solar power portfolio with the addition of a 16.8 MW project in Israel, company’s 4th in the country, for South Korean solar panel maker S’energy and local water utility Carmel Shore Waters.
Wednesday, 08 Dec 2021
Israel’s infrastructure giant Shikun & Binui will build the country’s largest solar power planned to date with 300 MW capacity, accompanied by 210 MWh energy storage capacity, after it was selected in the tender launched by the Ministry of En.
Wednesday, 24 Nov 2021
In a ‘landmark declaration of intent’ signed, Jordan has agreed to establish a 600 MW solar power plant in the country to export all the power generated to Israel, while the latter will build a sustainable water desalination plant in Israel to su.
National Transport Infrastructure Company Of Israel Netivei Launches Solar Tender For 20 MW Capacity To Be Installed On Highways: Media
Tuesday, 17 Aug 2021
Netivei Israel, the national transport infrastructure company of Israel, has launched a tender for 20 MW of solar power capacity to be built at 3 highway interchanges in the country.
EDF Renewables Contracts Belectric To Build, Operate & Maintain One Among Largest Floating Solar Plants In Israel With 19.3 MW Capacity
Friday, 07 May 2021
Germany’s Belectric is building a 19.3 MW floating solar farm in Israel calling it one among the largest plants of its kind in the country.
Israel Concludes 2nd Solar & Storage Auction In Country Awarding 608.95 MW Capacity To 7 Winners For ILS 0.1745/kWh Winning Tariff
Monday, 04 Jan 2021
The Electricity Market Regulatory Authority of Israel (PUA) has awarded 608.95 MW of solar PV capacity with energy storage in auction results announced late December 2020.
Israel Electricity Authority Concludes First Solar PV & Storage Auction With Enlight, Doral Group & Ellomay Capital Winning 168 MW
Thursday, 16 Jul 2020
Winners of the 168 MW solar and storage tender in Israel have time till 2022 to complete the projects and start selling clean power to the grid. Pictured are Bahai Gardens in Israel’s Haifa.
Israel Finance Ministry Receives Interest From 27 Domestic & International Companies For Largest Solar Power Plant Planned For Country With 300 MW Capacity
Thursday, 25 Jun 2020
The 300 MW solar PV plus storage project tendered by Israel in January 2020 will be the country’s largest solar PV facility, said the Ministry of Finance while announcing receiving interest from 27 companies for the project.
Israel Ministry Of Energy & Electricity Wants Country To Aim For Over 15 GW Solar Power Capacity Under 30% Renewable Energy By 2030 Plan
Wednesday, 03 Jun 2020
Israel is now betting big on solar and presenting it as a strong and capable successor to polluting coal which it wants to phase out by 2025. Solar is proposed in a government draft as the key pillar of the national electricity system by 2030.
120 MW Solar PV Plant Successfully Commissioned By Belectric & Shikun & Binui As ‘Largest’ PV Project In Israel; Govt Considering Increasing Renewable Energy Target To 25%-30% By 2030 From Current 17%
Wednesday, 20 Nov 2019
Belectric and Solel Boneh call the 120 MW solar power plant in Israel they commissioned through their EPC joint venture as the country’s largest PV project.
With More Than 1 GW Solar PV Installed, Israel Aiming To Have 6 GW Capacity Up & Running By 2030; Distributed Solar On Track To Cross 2 GW By 2022, Says GTM
Wednesday, 12 Dec 2018
Israel aims to have a 17% renewable energy share in its total energy mix by 2030. While solar is generating around 5% of total power today, as per GTM, it aims to add 6 GW to reach that target.
Israel To Help Various Sectors In Angola With $60 Million Financial Support; Plans Include Developing 50 MW Solar Power Project In Benguela Province
Tuesday, 20 Nov 2018
The local government of Benguela in Angola seems to have requested Israel to help it develop a solar power plant to address the demand and supply gap in the energy requirement of the place, reported press agency ANGOP.
Monday, 17 Oct 2016
Israel is planning a big move towards solar power with the country’s Public Utility Authority (PUA) getting ready to tender over 1,000 MW. The PUA plans to launch the first phase of the tender in January 2017.
Tuesday, 20 Sep 2016
Israel will be launching a tender to set up solar power plant of up to 500 MW capacity, according to news agency Reuters, which referred to a statement of the Israel’s finance ministry.
Arab speaking #MiddleEast & #northafrican nations have 60.9 GW new utility scale #solarpv & #wind capacity planned to come online by 2030; @GlobalEnergyMon believes they ... are on pace to increase it from more than 12.1 GW operational capacity at present https://taiyangnews.info/business/73-gw-solar-wind-projects-planned-in-mena/
#China PV Snippets: Almaden & @TrinaSolarUS get into a RMB 7.4 billion PV glass deal; 120 MW BIPV project grid connected; Hoymiles & Konka to form JV for PV projects; ... Guinness certifies 2 PV parks in Gonghe County; Ruihe to increase subsidiary’s capital https://taiyangnews.info/markets/china-pv-news-snippets-188/
US based solar & storage projects developer @IntersectPower has secured $750 million growth equity investment from a host of investors led by TPG Rise Climate which it believes... will accelerate build out of its clean energy platform from 2.4 GW now to 8 GW+ https://taiyangnews.info/business/750-million-investment-for-us-solar-developer/
#India PV Snippets: @Flipkart will decarbonize its operations by 2030 & larger value chain by 2040; @mnreindia extends bid submission date for pilot power & renewable ... energy manufacturing zone EOI; @ntpclimited total installed renewable capacity now 5 GW+ https://taiyangnews.info/markets/india-pv-news-snippets-35/
Global quality assurance and risk management company @DNV_Group has issued a Statement of Conformity for Norwegian startup Sunlit Sea’s prefabricated floating solar PV systems ... certifying that its design complies with recommended practice #solarpv https://taiyangnews.info/technology/norways-sunlit-sea-secures-dnv-certification/