African Solar PV Manufacturing Can Be Cost Competitive With China, Says SEForALL In New Report On African Renewable Energy Manufacturing Potential
Tuesday, 24 Jan 2023
The African continent has the potential to install 180 GW renewable energy capacity by 2030 and 1.2 TW by 2050 and to get there, it needs to scale up its manufacturing capabilities with a helping hand from its main trade partner China, says Sustainab.
Tunisian Energy Ministry Launches Tenders For Utility Scale Solar PV Projects Under National Program for the Development of Renewable Energies
Monday, 09 Jan 2023
Through 2 separate tenders, the Tunisian Ministry of Industry, Mines and Energy is seeking proposals for solar power capacity deployment including for 800 MW AC to be developed as 8 projects of 100 MW AC each, under the ambit of the National Program for the Development of Renewable Energies.
African Development Bank Clears $37 Million For AMEA Power’s 100 MW Kairouan Solar Project In Tunisia
Wednesday, 04 Jan 2023
Dubai based AMEA Power has raised a $37 million loan package from the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) to finance the construction of its 100 MW Kairouan Solar Power Plant, the ‘1st’ solar independent power producer (IPP) project in Tunisia.
Italy’s Eni Expands Tunisian Solar Portfolio With 10 MW Tataouine Solar PV Project Online, Under 20-Year PPA With STEG
Tuesday, 13 Dec 2022
Italian oil giant Eni has grid connected a 10 MW solar power plant in Tunisia’s Tataouine, expanding its installed PV capacity in the African country to 15 MW comprising a 5 MW facility that supplies power to Eni’s Adam oilfield in Tataouine.
Wednesday, 17 Aug 2022
Tunisia headquartered renewable energy and green hydrogen developer with British roots and a focus on Tunisia and the Mediterranean region, TuNur Ltd has proposed to develop a 500 MW ‘export-oriented’ solar power plant in Tunisia for an investment worth $1.5 billion.
Monday, 27 Jun 2022
A 200 kW floating solar power plant has been energized in Tunisia by the country’s electricity and gas company STEG, earning the distinction of being the 1st such PV facility to have become operational in all of Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.
Monday, 27 Jun 2022
Tunisian electricity distributor Société tunisienne de l’électricité et du gaz (STEG) has sought stakeholder consultation for a solar PV plant of 200 MW capacity that it plans to build in the Governorate of Tataouine.
4th Tender Round For 70 MW Solar PV Capacity In Tunisia Attracts 57 Project Proposals With Lowest Bid Coming In At TND 0.1149/kWh
Friday, 26 Mar 2021
There is a considerable decline in the lowest solar bids received for both 10 MW and 1 MW categories in the Tunisian 4th PV tender round, compared to tender round 3 completed in June 2020..
Tunisia To Launch First Floating Solar PV Project Of Country As STEG & Qair International Join Hands For 200 kW Facility On Lake Tunis
Tuesday, 14 Jul 2020
French renewable energy company Qair International is moving ahead with its planned floating solar power plant in Tunisia with 200 kW capacity.
Engie & Nareva Holding Consortium Secure Rights To Develop 120 MW Gafsa Solar Power Plant In Tunisia Under 500 MW Solar PV Auction
Saturday, 18 Jan 2020
Awarded under an international tender of the Tunisian government, the 120 MW solar power plant of Engie and Nareva will be among the first solar IPP projects in Tunisia.
Tunisia Selects AMEA Power & TBEA Xinjiang New Energy Consortium For 100 MW Kairouan Solar Project Under 500 MW PV Tender
Saturday, 21 Dec 2019
Out of 500 MW solar PV capacity tendered by the Tunisian government in 2018, Scatec Solar said it won 360 MW - and now AMEA Power along with TBEA say they will build 100 MW capacity in Kairouan..
Scatec Solar Enters Tunisian Solar Market Winning Approximately 360 MW Aggregate Capacity In 500 MW Solar PV Auction
Friday, 20 Dec 2019
Scatec Solar had reportedly offered $0.0244/kWh as the lowest bid for 200 MW PV capacity in the 500 MW Tunisian tender. It now claims to have won around 360 MW.
Ministry Of Energy, Mines & Renewable Energy In Tunisia Awards Remaining 10 MW Capacity, Part Of 70 MW Solar Tender Under Country’s Authorization Regime
Friday, 26 Apr 2019
With the announcement of the winners of 10 projects with 1 MW each, Tunisia has now completely auctioned all of the 70 MW it tendered in the second PV tender of its Authorization Regime.
60 MW Awarded Under Tunisia’s Second Tender Round Of Authorization Regime, As 10 MW Each To 6 Winners Comprising 2 Consortiums
Wednesday, 03 Apr 2019
The Tunisian Ministry of Energy, Mines and Renewable Energies has awarded 60 MW out of total 70 MW solar PV capacity it tendered in 2018.
Enel Green Power, Engie, ACWA Power, Canadian Solar, Scatec Solar, Masdar, EDF Energies Nouvelles Among Pre-Qualified Companies & Consortiums For Tunisia’s 500 MW Solar PV Tender
Friday, 30 Nov 2018
Tunisian Ministry of Industry and Small and Medium Enterprises has come out with a list of companies that have cleared the pre-qualifying round for 500 MW solar and 500 MW wind power tenders issued by the North African country in May 2018.
Thursday, 31 May 2018
With renewable energy tenders, Tunisia wants to increase the share of renewable energy in its energy mix, which was 4% in 2015. By 2030, the aim is to reach 30%.
Tuesday, 15 May 2018
The Tunisian Ministry of Energy, Mines and Renewable Energies has issued a tender for 500 MW PV capacity. It has launched a pre-qualification round for this capacity to be developed on build-own-operate (BOO) basis.
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