Wednesday, 10 Aug 2022
British solar developer Lightsource bp has secured a 15-year power purchase agreement (PPA) for 50 GWh annually with local building products manufacturer Forterra for the latter’s new brick factory providing its price stability and security.
‘1st’ German Module Maker To Get Cradle To Cradle Certification & More From Canadian Solar, Enerparc, Ørsted, Qcells, PNE
Thursday, 28 Jul 2022
Solarwatt gets Cradle to Cradle certification for glass-glass modules; Canadian Solar sells UK projects; Enerparc to refinance 315 MW solar; Ørsted acquires Germany’s Ostwind; Qcells acquires stake in Lynqtech & PNE in Spain’s Kolya.
Friday, 22 Jul 2022
The UK government’s Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) is offering £3 million ($3.6 million) to support projects and technologies that are needed for Space Based Solar Power (SBSP) that can be beamed directly to the e.
Cumulative Installed Solar PV Capacity Of UK Now Exceeds 15 GW As The Country Heads Toward GW-Level Additions in 2022
Tuesday, 19 Jul 2022
The UK solar market installed 556 MW of new PV capacity during H1/2022, led by residential installations and spurred by European energy crisis, taking the country’s total installed solar to now over 15 GW, according to local trade association Solar Energy UK.
Iberdrola’s Maiden Italian Solar Plant Coming Online & More From Solarfields, BayWa, Elektroprivreda, Eiffage
Friday, 15 Jul 2022
Iberdrola’s 1st solar plant in Italy completes construction; Solarfield & Innova launch Italian solar JV; BayWa wins over 330 MW wind and solar in UK auctions; Elektroprivreda wins 30-year concession for 50 MW PV; Eiffage Energia breaks ground for 40 MW Portugal plant.
Thursday, 07 Jul 2022
RWE has energized 6.1 MW DC floating solar plant in the Netherlands; Solar Steel supplies trackers for 50 MW Spanish plant; Italian court rules in favor of agrivoltaics; Boom Power unveils 400 MW solar farm in Yorkshire.
Thursday, 07 Jul 2022
The UK government’s Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has concluded the country’s largest Contracts for Difference (CfD) auction round 4, securing ‘almost’ 11 GW renewable energy capacity, which comprises 2.2 GW solar PV technology.
Wednesday, 29 Jun 2022
The Mayor of the city of London in the UK, Sadiq Khan has announced the city’s Tube network run by Transport for London (TFL) is soliciting bids to sign a renewables power purchase agreement (PPA) as the latter aims to power all of its operations with 100% renewable energy by 2030.
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.
Wednesday, 08 Jun 2022
EDF Renewables in collaboration with environmental consultant Nature Positive is looking for interested academic partners to conduct ecological research into environmental benefits of solar farms in the country.
Thursday, 19 May 2022
British renewable energy group Octopus Energy has confirmed its participation in the 10.5 GW Morocco-UK Power Project of Xlinks that aims to deliver wind and solar power from 3.6 GW capacity installed in Morocco to Great Britain via subsea cables.
Wednesday, 13 Apr 2022
Centrica Business Solutions, an electricity and gas supplier from the UK, has entered a framework agreement with renewable energy developer Push Energy to deliver 900 MW of solar and battery energy storage capacity by 2026 in the UK.
Monday, 11 Apr 2022
UK based utility scale solar energy projects developer Eco Energy World (EEW) has got itself a new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). James Hunter’s appointment follows that of Panagiotis Sarris as the company’s COO in February 2022.
Tuesday, 15 Mar 2022
EDF Renewables UK and Hynamics, another EDF Group subsidiary in the space of green hydrogen, have announced plans to construct a new 49.9 MW solar farm energy generated from which, together with an operational wind farm, will power an electrolyzer pl.
Tuesday, 15 Mar 2022
By 2025, global solar PV rooftop installations will nearly double to 94.7 GW, up from 59 GW at 2021-end, which already represents 30% of the global installed solar PV capacity, according to analysts at Norwegian energy research company Rystad Energy.
Tuesday, 01 Mar 2022
UK headquartered thin-film solar technology company Power Roll Limited has opened its pilot manufacturing facility on a former colliery site in UK’s County Durham, calling it the world’s 1st such facility to produce low-cost, lightweight and flexible solar film.
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.
Tuesday, 18 Jan 2022
Spanish energy group Iberdrola’s wholly-owned subsidiary ScottishPower Renewables (UK) Limited has taken over more than 800 MW combined solar power capacity in the UK under 2 separate agreements signed with Elgin Energy and Lightsource bp.
Saturday, 15 Jan 2022
Econergy Renewable Energy from Israel aims to commission a project pipeline of 900 MW solar PV capacity along with more than 800 MW/1,600 MWh of energy storage in the UK by 2025, as part of the company’s strategy for the European market.
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Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company @Masdar has entered a joint development agreement with state owned Tanzania Electric Supply Company Ltd @tanescoyetutz to develop 2 GW ... #renewableenergy projects in the African country, comprising #solarpv and onshore wind https://taiyangnews.info/markets/masdar-tanescos-2-gw-re-deal-for-tanzania/
The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company has turned offtaker for #solarpower to be generated by a 100 MW PV project with 40 MWh of battery storage, to be ... realized by Matshela Energy owned by ex-Eskom CEO @koko_matshela #Zimbabwe https://taiyangnews.info/business/100-mw-solar-energy-ppa-signed-in-zimbabwe/
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India’s newly added #solarpv capacity during H1/2022 grew 71% annually to 8.359 GW, according to @ResearchJmk, setting it on course to exit 2022 with some 20 GW installed, ... comprising 16.5 GW utility scale and 3.5 GW rooftop solar PV #solarenergy #India https://taiyangnews.info/business/8-4-gw-indias-h1-2022-solar-installations/