Wednesday, 15 Jun 2022
Belectric plans to return to UK EPC space; FitzWalter Capital partners with Peridot Solar; Ireland finalizes RESS 2 auction; Ellomay brings online 28 MW solar in Spain; BayWa secures 214 MW module order in Germany & commissions 7.5 MW project.
Thursday, 09 Jun 2022
Danish energy company Ørsted is expanding to Spain where it has announced entering partnerships with Glide Energy, Rolwind, ARBA Energias Renovables and Ereda to explore GW level early-stage solar and onshore wind projects in the upcoming grid auctions.
Monday, 06 Jun 2022
As Japan gets ready to formulate its Clean Energy Strategy in June 2022, a climate network of non-state actors Japan Climate Initiative (JCI) has found support from 285 organizations to demand the government increase its renewable energy target from 36% to 38% by 2030 to between 40% to 50%.
Thursday, 02 Jun 2022
Southern German state of Baden-Wurttemberg has expanded its annual installation limit for large scale solar PV capacity to 500 MW, up from 100 MW previous restriction in a move that it says will enable more projects from the state to participate in B.
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.
Monday, 18 Apr 2022
Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company Masdar will explore the development of renewable energy technologies, including solar PV, with a combined capacity of up to 1 GW in Kyrgyzstan under a memorandum of understanding (MoU) it has signed with the country’s Ministry of Energy.
Thursday, 14 Apr 2022
Steel manufacturing giant ArcelorMittal is planning to conduct feasibility studies for 200 MW renewable energy generation capacity, basis which it will realize projects to power its existing facilities in South Africa on land owned by the company.
Thursday, 07 Apr 2022
Stressing on power supply ‘Made in Britain, for Britain’, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has released the country’s new Energy Security Strategy that will see it increase its solar power capacity 5-fold from 14 GW as it stands now, by 2035, wh.
Thursday, 17 Mar 2022
The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) recommends Central America to adopt a decarbonized pathway to increase the renewables share in the energy mix of the region to 91% by 2050.
EU Stresses On RE To Become Independent Of Russian Gas Supply Before 2030; SPE Criticizes Commission’s Low Solar Ambition
Thursday, 10 Mar 2022
The Russian invasion of Ukraine is acting as a trigger for the European Union (EU) to figure out ways to become independent of Russian gas supply before 2030, for which it has now outlined a plan that also incorporates measures to bring down rising e.
Thursday, 24 Feb 2022
A comprehensive review of increasing material and logistics costs, along with severe supply constraints and their impact on its solar business has led the South Korean electronics manufacturer LG Electronics to announce it will leave the global solar panel business for good.
Friday, 18 Feb 2022
Switzerland based electricity utility Axpo plans to grow its solar power portfolio, about 20 times its size today, to 10 GW by 2030, with an initial 4 GW to be developed in the markets of Spain, Italy and Poland.
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.
Green Party Led Ministries Want Up To 200 GW Solar Capacity Through Agrivoltaics And Marshland in Germany
Thursday, 17 Feb 2022
A white paper released by the German Ministries of Economics and Climate Protection (BMWK), Environment (BMUV) and Agriculture (BMEL) sees great potential to use open agricultural spaces to deploy solar PV capacity, and counts PV potential of up to 200 GW through agrivoltaics and marshland.
CPUC Gives Green Light To Aim For Additions Of Nearly 19 GW Solar & 15 GW Storage In California By 2032
Tuesday, 15 Feb 2022
The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has approved the state’s Preferred System Plan (PSP) under its Integrated Resource Planning (IRP) process through which California will bring in around 25.5 GW of new supply-side renewables, compris.
Emmanuel Macron Aims For Unambitious 100 GW Solar Capacity For France By 2050; Focus On Local Manufacturing Too
Monday, 14 Feb 2022
French President Emmanuel Macron has said his country will multiply its installed solar power capacity to exceed 100 GW by 2050 as solar energy is cheaper and fits more easily into the landscape, referring to its versatility, while offshore wind will.
Friday, 11 Feb 2022
As China targets to achieve its carbon neutrality goal before 2060, the Asian giant is getting its energy transition priorities in place, as per a new policy document released that identifies desert regionst to establish them as the bases for large scale solar and wind energy projects.
Tuesday, 08 Feb 2022
To achieve climate neutrality in the energy sector, the Government of Catalonia says it aims to grow its renewable energy generation capacity by 2050 to around 62 GW with solar PV technology contributing the highest share of over 33 GW.
Dominion Energy Proposes To Expand Solar & Storage Portfolio By Over 1 GW With 15 Projects, Including 20 MW/80MWh Energy Storage Facility
Friday, 17 Sep 2021
Virginia, US based electricity utility Dominion Energy Virginia has proposed its largest solar and storage projects expansion to date representing more than 1 GW of carbon free electricity.
Solar Energy UK Recommends Several Policy Reforms To Help UK Set & Achieve ‘At Least’ 40 GW Solar Energy Capacity Target By 2030
Thursday, 17 Jun 2021
Under various scenarios modelled by Solar Energy UK in its latest report shows the country can grow from 28.6 GW solar power capacity by 2030 under its BAU scenario, to 40 GW under a net zero scenario.
📢@TaiyangNews Bifacial & Solar Trackers Conference on July 6, 2022 to have @tuvcom_solar @Antaisolar & ISC Konstanz in executive panel with @sunnybloke to discuss ... optimizing solar plant LCOE with the combination. Register 🆓👉http://bit.ly/3zpVzHb #bifacialsolar #solartrackers
It was a pleasure to have you @NEXTracker! Thanks Lubaba Mawas for an insightful presentation!
Thanks for the shout out, @TaiyangNews. we appreciate your dedicated program to #solartrackers and #bifacial. To learn more on NX Horizon-XTR: https://www.nextracker.com/horizon-xtr/ https://twitter.com/TaiyangNews/status/1544236183797911554
#Day1 @TaiyangNews #bifacialsolar #solartrackers conference over with @PVEvolutionLabs' @Jenya101 telling @sunnybloke as protectionism grows, expect more local #manufacturing for ... solar regionally but watch out for dip in quality if untrained workers end up stepping into the fabs
Critical for developers to ensure quality certification for solar modules which is extremely significant for the world to reach TW level of solar manufacturing to meet climate ... targets, said @Jenya101 of @PVEvolutionLabs during @TaiyangNews #bifacialsolar #solartrackers conference
Emmanuele Chiappori of @Antaisolar: Increasing stiffness of the solar tracker is the most significant intervention by the industry to improve its stability which can be done by ... increasing tracker size and shortening free span length @TaiyangNews #bifacialsolar #solartrackers