Solar Grids News

European Energy powers up Italian solar park
18.4 MW project near Bari now providing energy to the nation's grid
Dec 15, 2021 // Plants, Residential, Grids, Italy, Europe, european energy, PV Power Plant
China opens applications for next stage of multi-hundred-gigawatt desert renewables scheme
China's National Energy Administration has actually kickstarted the 2nd batch of large-scale wind and also solar PV projects under the nation's multi-hundred-gigawatt desert renewables scheme.
Dec 6, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Grids, China, Asia, renewables, xi jinping, hybrid projects, gobi desert
Solar Mini-Grids, Lighting-Up Marginalised and Remote Communities
Dec 3, 2021 // Grids, solar mini-grids, solar grid
1.5 GW of Irish PV to obtain grid connection provides through ECP procedure
Eirgrid and ESB Networks have actually launched the full listing of renewable resource projects to get grid connection supplies in Ireland via their enduring connection policy (ECP) process, with solar PV representing most of these.
Nov 22, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Storage, Grids, Ireland, Europe, solar farm, Esb, Paul Carson, Eirgrid
Dutch installer Zonneplan launches maiden smart grid system that tracks rates in real time
Dutch solar installer Zonneplan has launched its initial 'smart grid' system called that will certainly use customers energy based on real-time rates.
Nov 22, 2021 // Grids, Germany, Europe, VPP, p2p, smart meters, zonneplan
Australian Scientists to Study How Tesla Car Batteries Can Power Grid
For the very first phase of the study, Tesla owners in Australia, the United States, Canada, Norway, Sweden, Germany and Britain can apply. The programme could be expanded later on to include various other electric vehicle firms.
Nov 19, 2021 // Technology, Storage, Grids, Australia, Oceania, University of Queensland, Jake Whitehead, Tesla Inc, UQ, V2G technology
PowerLedger review: new trend of energy trading
Nov 19, 2021 // Grids, Software, Power Ledger, PowerLedger, p2p energy trading, Power Tokens, Peer-to-Peer Energy Trading
SunPower launches VPP in three US states as it looks for to enhance residential solar offering
United States solar installer SunPower has released its ConnectedSolutions virtual power plant (VPP), allowing SunVault battery energy storage system (BESS) consumers in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut to make "thousands of dollars a year" for allowing utility access to their saved power during peak need.
Nov 17, 2021 // Residential, Storage, Grids, USA, SunPower, BESS, North America, VPP, virtual power plant, Peter Faricy
Tesla approved to provide retail electricity in Texas
Tesla will currently be able to market electricity to retail consumers in Texas after a request was approved by the state's Public Utilities Commission (PUC).
Nov 11, 2021 // Plants, Storage, Grids, USA, TESLA, Texas, North America, ERCOT
The Power Grid Is Just One More Casino for Energy Traders
When GreenHat Energy collapsed after blowing millions hypothesizing on power costs, it came to be level: Energy traders are basically betting, and ratepayers back every wager.
Nov 5, 2021 // Grids, USA, North America, Andrew Kittell, GreenHat Energy, JPMorgan Ventures Energy Corp., JPMVEC
US solar ITC extension would certainly lift installs by 44% this decade however fall short of Biden target
A recommended extension of the United States solar investment tax credit (ITC) might boost PV implementation by more than 40% over the following decade, analysis by Wood Mackenzie has actually found.
Nov 2, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Grids, Policy, USA, ITC, North America, Joe Biden
Italy grid operator Terna obtains solar O&M supplier in US$ 28m deal
Italian grid operator Terna has actually acquired Italian solar O&M supplier LT in a EUR24 million (US$ 27.8 million) purchase.
Oct 19, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Grids, Italy, O&M, Europe, grid operator, m&a, acquisition, Terna
Indonesia to mount 4.7 GW of solar by 2030 under decarbonisation strategy
Indonesia is aiming to deploy an extra 4,680 MW of solar by 2030 as part of efforts to get to internet no carbon exhausts by 2060.
Oct 6, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Grids, Asia, Indonesia, energy transition, decarbonisation, PLN, deployment target
Nuclear Gains Ground in Europe's Strategy to Terminate Gas
U.K. backs nuclear, looks for end of fossil fuel-power by 2035 Europe doesn't want to be dependent on power imports: le Marie
Oct 5, 2021 // Grids, UK, Europe
New york city governor calls for expansion of NY-Sun scheme to support at the very least 10GW of solar
New York's governor has proposed a growth of the NY-Sun distributed solar reward programme as well as disclosed prepare for 2 transmission projects that will carry renewable energy to New York City to help the state reach 70% eco-friendly electrical power by 2030.
Sep 21, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Grids, Policy, USA, New York, rooftop PV, North America, distributed solar, distributed generation, Kathy Hochul, new york state, NY-Sun