Wednesday, 02 Mar 2022
Anesco gets planning approval for UK projects; Scatec’s Ukraine solar plants go off the grid; Glennmont acquires 161 MW solar from Grupotec; EnBW commissions 300 MW solar in Germany; Helpe has completed construction of 204 MW Kozani solar park in Greece.
Monday, 21 Feb 2022
The British solar power association, Solar Energy UK says in 2021, the country added 730 MW of new capacity, representing an annual increase of 36% from 538 MW deployed in 2020. This takes the UK’s cumulative installed capacity to 14.6 GW.
Friday, 21 Jan 2022
Danish solar power company Better Energy has secured 12 local companies as offtakers for a ‘completely new solar park’ it will build calling it a ‘blueprint for how multiple companies can come together and contribute directly to the green transition’.
Tuesday, 11 Jan 2022
Germany’s ecological projects loan provider UmweltBank AG has committed ‘mid-double-digit million’ as financing for what’s touted as the country’s largest independent solar PV project with over 171 MW capacity, currently under construction.
Axpo Italia To Source Solar Power From 12 MW PV Capacity In Italy Under 10-Year Power Purchase Agreement With Canadian Solar; Axpo Iberia Secures 50 MW Corporate Solar PPA With Berry Global
Tuesday, 25 May 2021
Touting entering into one of the first long term private power purchase agreements (PPA) in the Italian market, Canadian Solar and Axpo Italia have sealed the deal for 12 MW solar power capacity in the country.
EnBW Starts Construction On 2 Subsidy Free Solar Projects In Germany With 150 MW Capacity Each; LONGi Solar To Supply Bifacial Panels
Tuesday, 23 Mar 2021
Electricity utility company EnBW Energie Baden- Württemberg AG has started construction work on site for 2 more subsidy free solar projects in Germany’s Brandenburg region, representing a combined capacity of 300 MW.
BayWa R.E. Secures Górazdze Cement—Polish Subsidiary Of Germany’s HeidelbergCement—For 10-Year Virtual Power Purchase Agreement For 64.6 MW Subsidy Free Solar Park In Poland
Friday, 29 Jan 2021
German renewable energy developer BayWa r.e. says it has signed a virtual power purchase agreement (VPPA) with the Polish subsidiary of Germany’s HeidelbergCement for its 64.6 MW solar project in Poland.
Lightsource BP Makes Its Largest Acquisition In Europe, Strengthening Spanish Presence With Acquisition Of Over 1 GW Solar PV Capacity From RIC Energy As It Looks For Renewable Energy Buyers Across Europe
Thursday, 21 Jan 2021
British solar power developer Lightsource BP has made its largest acquisition in Europe to date with the decision to acquire a portfolio of 14 solar power plants in Spain representing 1.06 GW capacity from RIC Energy and is already looking for potent.
Renewable Energy Asset Manager Luxcara & Danish Solar Developer BeGreen To Build 415 MW Subsidy Free Solar Power In Denmark
Thursday, 14 Jan 2021
No government subsidies will be sought for 4 solar PV plants with a combined capacity of 415 MW in Denmark that will be built under a partnership between renewable energy asset manager Luxcara and Danish solar developer BeGreen A/S.
German Renewable Energy Producer Encavis Announces Commercial Operations For Subsidy Free 300 MW Talayuela Solar PV Project In Spain
Thursday, 07 Jan 2021
Days after Ellomay Capital announced completion and grid connection for its 300 MW Talasol Photovoltaic Plant In Spain, another 300 MW solar power project has come online in the country (see 300 MW Solar PV Project Online In Spain).
EnBW To Build 2 New Solar Projects With 150 MW Capacity Each In Brandenburg Without State Subsidies To Create Solar Cluster In Region Where It Recently Commissioned 187 MW PV Project
Tuesday, 08 Dec 2020
In line with its plans to generate half of its power through renewable energy by 2025, EnBW will be building 2 new subsidy free solar projects in the same region where it recently commissioned 187 MW Weesow-Willmersdorf Project (in the picture).
Danish Pension Fund Industriens Pension & Better Energy Join Hands To Support 1 GW Subsidy Free Solar PV Capacity In Denmark & Poland
Thursday, 03 Dec 2020
According to Better Energy, its 1 GW solar PV capacity partnership with Industriens Pension worth DKK 4 billion is the ‘largest’ Danish solar investment venture to date.
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.
Lightsource BP Secures Planning Approval For 50 MW Bifacial Solar Project In UK To Be Offered For Corporate PPA Contract On Completion
Friday, 17 Jul 2020
Lightsource BP will fund and operate the 50 MW Hulam Solar Farm to be developed by the company in the UK after it secured planning approval.
Subsidy Free 180 MW Weesow-Willmersdorf Solar Park In Brandenburg, Germany Secures EnBW Board Approval; Commissioning Scheduled Within 2020
Thursday, 17 Oct 2019
Having more than 100 MW of solar PV generation capacity currently and another 25 MW under construction, EnBW says the 180 MW park will be its first major PV project to be completed without government subsidies.
National Energy Administration Of China Confirms RMB 3 Billion Subsidy For Solar In 2019; Issues Draft Rules On Development Of Subsidy-Free, Grid Parity Solar PV & Wind Power Projects; Roth Downsizes 2019 China Solar Forecast To 40 GW
Tuesday, 16 Apr 2019
Following its decision to do away with its FIT regime for large-scale solar and wind power capacity, China is now seeking public consultation on draft rules for the promotion of subsidy-free projects. Pictured is the Congressional building in China.
Gridserve’s 60.4 MW Subsidy Free Solar Projects With 27 MW Battery Storage Capacity To Be First In United Kingdom To Use Bifacial Solar Modules & Single-Axis Trackers
Sunday, 03 Mar 2019
Power generated by the 34.7 MW York Solar Farm will be used by Warrington Borough Council for its own electricity needs, while that from 25.7 MW Hull Solar Farm will be sold on the open market.
EnBW To Construct 175 MW Weesow-Willmersdorf Project As Germany’s Largest Solar Power Plant & Without Subsidies; Construction Expected To Commence By 2019-End
Monday, 11 Feb 2019
With the 175 MW Weesow-Willmersdorf Solar Project, EnBW says it wants to prove this park can be the first in Germany to be operated profitably without funding. Pictured here is EnBW's 6.5 MW Ulm-Eggingen Solar Farm, operational since summer 2010.
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