Thursday, 06 Oct 2022
A total of 56 projects representing around 9.6 GW renewable energy capacity, including 5.5 GW of solar PV have bid for bid window round 6 of the South African Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (REIPPPP).
Tuesday, 13 Sep 2022
The Department of Mineral Resources and Energy in South Africa has increased the overall capacity of the country’s Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Procurement Programme (REIPPPP) window 6 to 4.2 GW, without changing 1 GW capacity limit for solar PV.
Wednesday, 05 Jan 2022
Chile to hold energy auction in June 2022: Chile’s National Energy Commission (CNE) has released preliminary bidding conditions for the country’s next renewable energy supply auction 2022/01 to be held in June 2022.
Tuesday, 04 Jan 2022
The Spanish Ministry for the Ecological Transition and the Demographic Challenge (MITECO) has announced April 6, 2022 as the day when it plans to hold the country’s 3rd renewable energy auction with 500 MW capacity, under Economic Regime of Renewable Energies (REER).
Tuesday, 21 Dec 2021
It was solar all the way in the 3rd renewable energy auction in Hungary under the country’s METAR framework with all of 57 winning bids comprising solar projects.
UK’s BEIS Announces £265 million Support For Its Biggest Renewable Energy Auction Round 4 Of Contracts For Difference Regime; Solar PV Pitted Against Onshore Wind & Hydropower For 5 GW Under Pot 1
Monday, 13 Sep 2021
The UK’s Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has come out with guidelines for allocation round 4 (AR4) of its contracts for difference (CfD) scheme, calling it the ‘biggest-ever’ round of its flagship renewable energy scheme.
Ecuadorian Energy Ministry Scales Up 200 MW Renewable Energy Block To 500 MW To Ensure Additional Renewable Energy Supply To Meet Demand
Tuesday, 20 Jul 2021
The Ministerio de Energía y Recursos Naturales No Renovables or the Ministry of Energy and Non-Renewable Natural Resources in Ecuador has expanded the capacity of Non-Conventional Renewable Energies Block (ERNC) by an additional 300 MW, taking the total capacity to 500 MW, from 200 MW.
Danish Energy Agency Announces 3rd Technology-Neutral Renewables Tender, Looking To Award DKK 1.2 Billion To Procure 428 MW Capacity
Tuesday, 29 Jun 2021
The Danish Energy Agency (Energistyrelsen) has announced a new technology-neutral, renewable energy tender, the Northern European country’s 3rd, looking to contract 428 MW large scale capacity for a total state financial support of DKK 1.2 billion ($192 million).
Solar PV Part Of Participating Technologies Under A-5 New Energy Auction Of Brazil Scheduled For Sept 30, 2021; Decision On A-6 Later
Thursday, 06 May 2021
Brazil will hold its next auction to procure new energy generation projects in the A-5 category on September 30, 2021, the Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) confirmed. It has published a decree to this effect in the country’s official gazette.
NYSERDA Seeking 4.5 Million MWh Renewable Energy Annually, Under 5th Annual Renewable Energy Solicitation Launched In New York
Thursday, 29 Apr 2021
The State of New York in the US has launched its 5th annual renewable electricity solicitation calling it the largest land based solicitation to date for the state.
PLN 190/MWh Lowest Winning Tariff In Poland Renewable Energy Auction; Energy Regulatory Authority URE Selects 800 MW Solar PV & 900 MW Wind Power Capacity Worth PLN 9.4 Billion
Wednesday, 16 Dec 2020
According to URE, the latest renewable energy auction results in Poland show the 'gradual exhaustion of relatively cheap wind projects, which are being replaced by intensively developing photovoltaic installations.' Pictured is Ostrów Wielkopolski C.
Queensland, Australia ‘Flooded’ With Expression Of Interest For 60 GW Renewable Energy Capacity For 3 Renewable Energy Zones Planned
Friday, 11 Dec 2020
In September 2020, the State Government of Queensland had invited interested bidders to express interest in 3 REZs Queensland wants to develop for an investment of AUD 145 million ($109 million) in North, Central and South West Queensland.
Colombian President Iván Duque Announces 2nd Renewable Energy Auction With 5 GW Up For Grabs For Wind & Solar Energy Projects In Q1/2021
Thursday, 12 Nov 2020
With 5 GW renewable energy capacity to be auctioned in the Colombia's 2nd renewable energy auction in Q1/2021, as announced by its President, the Latin American market wants to consolidate the country’s position in the alternative energy space.
Government Of Isle Of Man Solicits Interest For 20 MW Renewable Energy Capacity & Storage To Be Supplied To Local Electricity Network
Wednesday, 19 Aug 2020
The self-governing British Crown dependency, the Isle of Man will have the Climate Change Transformation Board identifying proposals in response to the call for 20 MW renewable energy generation for the region.
Slovakia Ministry Of Economy Announces 30 MW Renewable Energy Auction; Ceiling Tariff For Solar & Wind Power Capped At €84.98/MWh
Thursday, 27 Feb 2020
SPP, the Slovakian energy company, qualified as the sole buyer of renewable energy under auctions in the country for 2020 and 2021 last year. The country has now launched a 30 MW renewable energy tender.
Neoen, Solarpack, Total Eren, EDP Renovavies Among Eight Companies Shortlisted For 200 MW El Aromo Solar PV Tender In Ecuador
Tuesday, 19 Nov 2019
For the 310 MW renewable energy tender in Ecuador, some of the big international names have been revealed to be competing to get a slice of the Latin American country’s renewable energy market.
Finnish Energy Agency Energiavirasto Calls For Proposals To Contract 1.4 TWh Renewable Energy By December 31, 2018; Solar Among Participating Technologies For Country’s 1st Renewable Energy Tender
Wednesday, 21 Nov 2018
In 2017, renewable energy accounted for about 40% of end-use energy in Finland, according to Energiavirasto. By 2050, it aims to achieve more than 50% share of renewables in the total energy mix.
Australia’s Victoria Selects 6 Wind & Solar Power Projects With 928 MW Combined Capacity Under State’s First Large-Scale Renewable Energy Auction Strongly Exceeding Original Target Of 650 MW
Wednesday, 12 Sep 2018
The 650 MW tender launched by the Victoria state government in November 2017 was heavily oversubscribed, attracting 3.5 GW of bids. Out of those, the government finally settled for 928 MW, comprising three solar power farms.
Argentina Announces ‘MiniRen’ Round 3 As Part Of RenovAr Program; Solar PV & Wind To Compete For 350 MW Capacity
Saturday, 08 Sep 2018
In Argentina’s RenovAr Rounds 1, 1.5 and 2, the South American country awarded 400 MW, 516.2 MW and 556.8 MW of PV capacity. Wind won in each of the tender rounds.
Colombian Ministry Of Mines & Energy To Hold First Renewable Energy Auction With 1 GW Capacity In January 2019
Saturday, 04 Aug 2018
All projects awarded in the first renewable energy auction in Colombia to be held in November 2019 will enter a 10-year power purchase agreement to supply a total of 3,443 GWh of clean energy annually.
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