Tuesday, 15 Mar 2022
NTPC Limited of India and Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) through their joint venture (JV) Trincomalee Power Company Limited (TPCL) will develop a 100 MW Solar Power Plant in Sampur town of Sri Lanka under a Joint Venture & Shareholders’ Agreement (JVSHA) signed between the duo.
Tuesday, 15 Mar 2022
The world’s ‘largest’ planned intercontinental renewable power system, with up to 20 GW solar PV capacity, Sun Cable’s Australia-Asia PowerLink (AAPowerLink) project has raised AUD 210 million ($152 million) from its existing investors, led by Grok Ventures and Squadron Energy.
Tuesday, 08 Mar 2022
Indian solar power company ACME Group and Norwegian energy producer Scatec have announced a joint venture (JV) partnership to produce 1.2 million tons of green ammonia annually in Oman, with the help of solar power, and can be expanded in the future at the same location.
Friday, 07 Jan 2022
Chinese solar PV producer Risen Energy has announced plans to invest RMB 44.65 billion ($7 billion) for manufacturing and power generation in Baotou, Inner Mongolia for which it has entered into an investment framework agreement with the local government.
Friday, 12 Nov 2021
The Ministry of Electricity in Syria has signed on a group of unidentified companies from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to establish a 300 MW solar PV power plant in the war torn country.
Thursday, 11 Nov 2021
Bahrain based aluminium producer Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C. (Alba) has launched a call to seek an EPC company to establish a solar power project for the company with more than 5 MW capacity.
Mercom Says SECI’s Manufacturing Linked Auctioned PV Capacity Tariffs Lowered; Shree Cement To Install 106 MW Solar For Captive Consumption; Amp Energy India Commissions 2.4 MW Solar Project For Pondicherry University; REIL Launches Tenders To Procure Solar Modules & Toughened Glass
Wednesday, 22 Sep 2021
Manufacturing-linked solar tariffs lowered: According to Mercom India Research, the Solar Energy Corporation of India has got the 2 winners of its manufacturing-linked solar auction, Azure Power and Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL), to lower the win.
Uzbekistan’s Ministry Of Energy Attracts $0.018/kWh As Lowest Bid From Masdar For Oversubscribed 200 MW Sherabad Solar PV Tender
Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Financial proposals received by Uzbekistan’s Energy Ministry for the 200 MW Sherabad Solar Project will be evaluated to choose the final winner. The project will be developed in Surkhandarya region.
One Among Largest Solar PV Projects In Europe, 300 MW Talasol Photovoltaic Plant Successfully Grid Connected In Spain By Ellomay Capital Through Greek EPC Company METKA EGN
Tuesday, 05 Jan 2021
Ellomay Capital Ltd. has announced successful commissioning of one of the largest solar PV plants to come up on the European map.
Eleris Energy Of US Proposes To Build 2.2 GW Grid Connected Solar PV Capacity In Bangladesh, To Be Developed As 2×600 GW & 1 GW Projects: Media
Thursday, 17 Dec 2020
Pacific Energy Group owned Eleris Energy has proposed to build 2.2 GW solar PV capacity along with LNG assets in Bangladesh, as per local media reports. Pictured is the Buriganga river in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
State Aid Commission Not Happy With FIT Tariffs Approved By Kosovo Energy Regulatory Office For 20 MW Solar Capacity Calling It Incompliant With European Union Rules
Saturday, 05 Dec 2020
Kosovo’s FIT for 20 MW solar PV capacity as approved by the ERO is not aligned with the EU state aid rules, according to the State Aid Commission of Kosovo under the European Commission.
Brazilian Miner Vale SA Announces 766 MW Sol Do Cerrado Solar Project In Brazil To Power Mining Operations & Save Annual Electricity Costs
Friday, 04 Dec 2020
Vale SA has joined the likes of other mining companies globally opting to source their own power from solar PV panels to slash their electricity costs.
Slovenian Hydroelectric Company HESS To Build ‘Largest’ Solar PV Power Plant In Slovenia With 6 MW Capacity Alongside Brežice Reservoir
Thursday, 03 Dec 2020
The planned 6 MW solar power plant by HESS to work as a hybrid power plant alongwith Brežice hydropower plant will be of scale ‘never been seen in Slovenia before’, according to HESS. Pictured is an artist’s impression of the proposed project.
Africa Trade Insurance Agency Providing Liquidity Cover To 37 MW AC Solar Project In Malawi Being Developed By International Consortium Of ResponsAbility & Phanes Group
Tuesday, 10 Nov 2020
The 37 MW AC solar project that has now secured 10-year liquidity support from the ATI, is designed to help hydropower generation dependent Malawi to explore consistent and clean power supply in the form of solar power.
HEP Commissions Largest Solar Park In Croatia With 3.5 MW Capacity On Vis Island; Plans 1 MW Battery Storage For Subsidy Free Project
Tuesday, 15 Sep 2020
As part of its commitment to commission 7 solar power plants between 2019 and 2023, HEP has switched on the 3.5 MW Vis Solar Power Plant (in the picture) on the island of Vism, which is Croatia's largest PV system so far.
CPS Energy Planning To Add Up To 900 MW Solar, 50 MW Battery Storage & 500 MW Firming Solutions To Portfolio; Issues RFI Round
Tuesday, 28 Jul 2020
Under its overarching strategic approach called Flexible Path, CPS Energy from Texas wants to add solar, battery and other new technology solutions to cater to its energy generation requirements for the next 20 years and beyond.
Acciona Grid Connects ‘First’ Floating Solar Installation In Spain With 1.125 MW Capacity; Bifacial Solar Panels Among Modules Used
Tuesday, 28 Jul 2020
The 1.125 MW floating solar PV project of Acciona in Spain (in the picture) uses floating systems from Amilibia Marinas, Isignere and Stansol. Acciona believes floating PV is compatible with conventional large-scale hydropower.
BayWa R.E. Breaks Ground On ‘Largest’ Subsidy-Free Solar Power Plant In Poland With 64.6 MW Capacity To Sell Power Under Corporate PPA
Tuesday, 21 Jul 2020
The 64.6 MW subsidy free solar park in Poland being built by BayWa will provide clean power to an industrial client under a long-term PPA for which the German company is in advanced discussions with an unidentified corporate buyer. (Source: BayWa r.e.
Aurora Energia To Build 1.35 GW Solar PV Project For BRL 6 Billion In Minas Gerais, Brazil After SEMAD Gave Environmental Clearance To ‘Largest’ PV Project In Country
Friday, 05 Jun 2020
Agencia Minas says Aurora Energia has received a go ahead from SEMAD for a 1,357 MW solar power plant to be located in Jaiba region of Minas Gerais state in Brazil as the largest solar project in the country so far.
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In #Germany @bnetza expects increase in annual tender volume for solar to 3.6 GW in 2022, with difficulties faced by developers in placing binding module orders & unpredictable... prices as reasons for undersubscription of its June 1, 2022 tender #solarpv https://taiyangnews.info/markets/germanys-1-125-gw-pv-auction-undersubscribed/