Tuesday, 19 Jul 2022
North American energy storage company Convergent Energy+Power has entered into a power purchase and operating agreement with the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) for a 100 MW solar power project with 55 MW battery energy storage system (BESS).
Monday, 11 Oct 2021
Minimum 103 GW distributed solar for the US: A Local Solar for All report — based on analysis from Vibrant Clean Energy — estimates the US to deploy a minimum of 103 GW of distributed solar power by 2030, meaning an increase of 65 GW of new capacity over next 8 years.
Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority Solicits Proposals For 1 GW Renewable Energy & 500 MW Energy Storage Capacity For Island Region
Wednesday, 24 Feb 2021
The Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) has launched a request for proposals (RFP) to source a minimum of 1 GW of renewable energy capacity and at least 500 MW/2,000 MWh of energy storage capacity effective for 4 hours, including at least 15.
Governor Ricardo Rossello Officially Approves 100% Renewable Energy Target For Puerto Rico To Be Achieved By 2050
Sunday, 14 Apr 2019
Senate Bill 1121 (SB 1121), which mandates Puerto Rico to opt for 100% renewable energy by 2050 and begins the end of coal power plants, has received green light from Governor Ricardo Rossello.
100% Renewable Energy Target For Puerto Rico Approved By State Legislature; Coal Plants Banned With Effect From 2028 As Distributed Generation Gets A Push; Governor Ricardo Rossello Expected To Sign Soon To Turn Bill Into Law
Thursday, 28 Mar 2019
Ravaged by Hurricane Maria in 2017, Puerto Rico has vowed to go 100% renewable in its energy requirements by 2050.
Puerto Rico’s Draft 2019 Integrated Resource Plan Recommends Over 2 GW Of Solar PV & More Than 1 GW Energy Storage Capacity By 2038
Thursday, 14 Feb 2019
The draft 2019 IRP of Puerto Rico’s PREPA gives prominence to solar and storage, but doesn’t encourage homeowners to opt for rooftop solar and back up technology, according to a Forbes article.
Top Solar Modules Listing – July 2022 by @TaiyangNews: @MaxeonSolar stays put on top as @AkcomeSolar enters list on 4th rank with high-power 700 W HJT module with 22.5% ... efficiency; Product count of Top Solar Modules in July increased from 25 to 26 #solarpv https://taiyangnews.info/top-modules/top-solar-modules-listing-july-2022/
Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company @Masdar has entered a joint development agreement with state owned Tanzania Electric Supply Company Ltd @tanescoyetutz to develop 2 GW ... #renewableenergy projects in the African country, comprising #solarpv and onshore wind https://taiyangnews.info/markets/masdar-tanescos-2-gw-re-deal-for-tanzania/
The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company has turned offtaker for #solarpower to be generated by a 100 MW PV project with 40 MWh of battery storage, to be ... realized by Matshela Energy owned by ex-Eskom CEO @koko_matshela #Zimbabwe https://taiyangnews.info/business/100-mw-solar-energy-ppa-signed-in-zimbabwe/
#NorthAmerica PV Snippets: @BASF enters VPPAs for 250 MW RE; @PowerRevolve's 250 MW PV & storage gets @BLMNational approval; PPA for 200 MW for @EdpRenewables; @AlbertaMetis ... moving ahead with 4.86 MW solar plant; TurningPoint Energy expands in Delaware https://taiyangnews.info/markets/north-america-pv-news-snippets-38/
India’s newly added #solarpv capacity during H1/2022 grew 71% annually to 8.359 GW, according to @ResearchJmk, setting it on course to exit 2022 with some 20 GW installed, ... comprising 16.5 GW utility scale and 3.5 GW rooftop solar PV #solarenergy #India https://taiyangnews.info/business/8-4-gw-indias-h1-2022-solar-installations/