Spain’s Solaria Energia & Bruc Raise International Financing In Separate Deals To Back Over 14 GW Capacity
Wednesday, 27 Sep 2023
Two Spanish clean energy developers, Solaria Energia y Medio Ambiente and Bruc, have raised a total of €2.3 billion ($2.43 billion) renewable energy financing from separate lenders to build 14.1 GW new clean energy capacity in Europe. The Europ.
Vodafone Signs Up To Receive 100 Percent Solar Power From Spanish Utility Iberdrola’s 1st PV Plant In Germany
Tuesday, 11 Jul 2023
Global telecoms group Vodafone has entered into corporate solar power purchase agreements (PPA) with Spain’s Iberdrola for a total of 410 GWh of solar power annually from the latter’s projects located in Germany, Spain and Portugal to meet its net zero target.
Portugal Targets 20.4 GW Solar PV Capacity By 2030 Under Revised NECP Submitted To European Commission
Tuesday, 04 Jul 2023
The Government of Portugal has increased the renewable energy ambition under its revised draft of 2030 National Energy and Climate Plan (NECP), now having preponed its target to source 80% of its electricity from renewable energy capacity by 2026, in.
Tuesday, 04 Jul 2023
Solar PV capacity installations in Portugal continue to grow at a snail’s pace as the country has installed only 142 MW new projects during 5M/2023 period, according to the Directorate General for Energy and Geology (DGEG), taking the national cumulative to 2.703 GW.
Monday, 12 Jun 2023
Spanish energy player Iberdrola has raised €1 billion in a fresh financing agreement with the European Investment Bank (EIB) to build 19 solar power plants and 3 onshore wind farms in Spain, Portugal and Germany, representing a combined capacity of 2.2 GW.
Tuesday, 06 Jun 2023
Axpo has forayed into Spanish solar market with 200 MW project; Statkraft signs up for 40 MW Portuguese solar plant; Solar Solutions to launch n-type and shingled modules at Intersolar Munich 2023; EDF Renewables to supply E.Leclerc subsidiary with 31 MW solar power in France.
Galp Solar & BPI Announce Financing Partnership For Portuguese Businesses To Turn Prosumers With Solar PV Panels
Tuesday, 21 Feb 2023
Galp Solar, the solar business arm of Portuguese oil and gas extracting firm Galp, and Banco Português de Investimento (BPI) will offer solar financing and installation solutions for the latter’s corporate clientele in a bid to encourage them to adopt the self-consumption model.
European Commission To Drag Croatia, Hungary & Portugal To EU Court of Justice For Not Legislating Bloc’s Renewable Energy Directive
Friday, 17 Feb 2023
The European Commission (EC) will refer 3 member states of Croatia, Hungary and Portugal to the Court of Justice of the European Union for failing to legislate the bloc’s Renewable Energy Directive that provides legal framework for renewable energy development to reduce GHG emissions.
Iberdrola Wins Tender To Build 25 MW Floating Solar Power Plant In France & More From MaxSolar, PAD RES, GRS
Monday, 13 Feb 2023
Iberdrola bags floating PV plant in France; MaxSolar acquires SEAC’s 3.1 GW German pipeline; RGreen loan for PAD RES for 76 MW solar in Poland; GRS constructing 82 MW solar project in Portugal for KGAL.
Iberdrola Gets Green Light To Build World’s ‘5th’ Largest Solar PV Project With 1.2 GW Capacity In Portugal
Wednesday, 01 Feb 2023
After energizing the largest solar power plant in Europe with 590 MW capacity in Spain in August 2022, Spanish energy player Iberdrola has now secured environmental approval to build an even bigger facility with 1.2 GW capacity in Portugal which it s.
EDPR’s 1st International Hybrid Wind & Solar Power Plant Grid Connected In Iberian Peninsula With Bifacial Solar Panels
Friday, 13 Jan 2023
EDP Renewables (EDPR) has grid connected its 1st international hybrid solar and wind power plant, which it says is also the 1st park of its kind on the Iberian Peninsula to combine these 2 technologies comprising an 8.4 MW solar plant next to an 11 MW operational wind park.
Lots Happening On Portugal’s Solar Stage With Foray Of Octopus Energy, EIB Finance For Iberdrola’s Solar Plants & Neoen Constructing Country’s Largest PV Project
Friday, 23 Dec 2022
Having simplified its environmental licensing regime for renewable energy projects, Portugal is seeing an uptick in activity related to solar PV technology with Octopus Energy entering the country’s green generation market, Iberdrola securing Europ.
With Simplified Environmental Licensing, Portugal Accelerates Decarbonization Efforts; Joins Spain & France To Launch Green Hydrogen Corridor For Europe
Tuesday, 13 Dec 2022
The Government of Portugal has come out with a new legislative package called Ambiente+Simples to ease environmental licensing for renewable energy projects, one of which includes elimination of mandatory environmental impact assessment (EIA) for sol.
Photovolt Proposes 840 MW Solar Farm In Oxfordshire, UK & More From Sonnedix, Alight, Encavis, Enviromena
Thursday, 10 Nov 2022
PVDP of Germany has proposed to build an 840 MW solar farm in the UK; Sonnedix ventures into Portugal with 262 MW purchase; Alight secures majority stake investment from DIF Capital; Encavis acquires the world’s ‘largest’ carport in the Netherl.
Portugal Increases Compensation For Solar Projects Awarded In 2019 & 2020, Citing Inflation & Other Reasons
Friday, 21 Oct 2022
In a boost for the solar PV industry, Portugal has taken steps to ease permitting processes required for the installation of solar power plants in the country, and announced increased compensation for PV projects awarded in the 2019 and 2020 auctions on account of inflation.
Tuesday, 04 Oct 2022
Andy Brown, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Portuguese oil and gas company Galp that’s also now present in the renewables space, has announced his decision to step down from his position by December 31, 2022, after working with the company for less than 2 years.
Thursday, 08 Sep 2022
The European clean energy development platform of German investment manager Aquila Capital has solar & onshore wind heavy renewable energy project volume of 2.6 GW in Spain and Portugal for which it has raised an ‘unprecedented’ €1 billion construction facility.
Tuesday, 06 Sep 2022
The cumulative installed solar PV capacity of Portugal at the end of July 2022 reached 2.224 GW, with the addition of 546 MW in H1/2022, according to latest installation numbers released by the country’s Direcao Geral de Energia e Geologia or Directorate General of Energy and Geology (DGEG).
Monday, 18 Jul 2022
Energias de Portugal SA (EDP) has commissioned what it calls as the largest floating solar plant in all of Europe with 5 MW capacity, located on a reservoir in Portugal’s Alqueva paired with a 1 MW battery energy storage capacity (BESS) having around 2 MWh storage capacity.
Iberdrola’s Maiden Italian Solar Plant Coming Online & More From Solarfields, BayWa, Elektroprivreda, Eiffage
Friday, 15 Jul 2022
Iberdrola’s 1st solar plant in Italy completes construction; Solarfield & Innova launch Italian solar JV; BayWa wins over 330 MW wind and solar in UK auctions; Elektroprivreda wins 30-year concession for 50 MW PV; Eiffage Energia breaks ground for 40 MW Portugal plant.
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#India will achieve self-sufficiency for solar PV module demand by FY 2026 as nameplate module manufacturing capacity grows to 110 GW and it can cater to overseas markets as a ...'viable alternative' to China for quality & price: @ResearchJmk @ieefa_institute https://taiyangnews.info/business/india-could-compete-with-chinese-pv-in-next-3-years/
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Pakistan Textile Industry Giant Partners with Huasun Energy for 20MW Solar Project Using High-Efficiency HJT Modules
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