Solar Markets & Finance News

In this category, we are collecting all the top financial news from the solar market: selling prices and production costs, project sponsoring and investing, governmental subsidies and grants, tenders, sales and proposals – whatever is related to economics of solar power. Let's keep track of sustainable energy market events together.

JA Solar supplies modules for 88MW PV plant in Guam
JA Solar has actually secured an exclusive module supply deal for an 88MW solar project in Guam that is being constructed by utility Korea Electric Power Corporation (Kepco).
Jan 15, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, USA, JA Solar, North America, KEPCO, guam, module supply deals
Spain's Bruc Energy shuts financing, PPA for 110 MW of house solar
Bruc Energy, a renewables-focused financial investment automobile of Spain's Bruc Management, shut both the financing and a power purchase agreement (PPA) for a lately gotten 110-MW solar photovoltaic or pv (PV) project found in the Spanish area of Andalusia.
Jan 15, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Spain, Europe, Solar Project, Bruc Energy
Spain's Naturgy gets firm with 12.6-GW solar, storage space portfolio in US
Spanish power and gas energy Naturgy Energy Group SA (BME: NTGY) has made a financial investment launching in the United States after getting a business that holds a portfolio of 8 GW worth of solar as well as 4.6 GW of co-located power storage projects across 9 US states.
Jan 15, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Storage, USA, Spain, Europe, North America, Naturgy Energy Group
Shell seals 300MW Spanish solar energy play
Solaria to deliver electricity from six projects under a 10-year power purchase agreement
Jan 15, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, PPA, Europe, solaria, Shell Energy, Rupen Tanna, Dario Lopez
Daystar Power secures $38 million of funding
Daystar Power, off-grid power company, using hybrid power solutions to commercial and industrial services in West Africa, revealed an investment of $38 million. With the fundraise, the company will expand its procedures in its key markets of Nigeria as well as Ghana, while strengthening its existence in other regional nations such as Côte d'Ivoire, Senegal as well as Togo.
Jan 15, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, West Africa, Jasper Graf von Hardenberg, Daystar Power
Cubico re-finances 100MW of Spanish solar thermal
Renewables driver secured 2 green fundings for the Andasol 1 and 2 CSP plants in Granada
Jan 14, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Thermal, Spain, Europe, cubico, csp, solar thermal, David Swindin
Tracker provider Sunfolding selects new CEO
Single-axis tracker vendor Sunfolding has revealed the consultation of former Renewable Energy Systems Americas president Glen Davis as its brand-new CEO.
Jan 14, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, USA, Australia, Oceania, North America, single-axis trackers, Sunfolding, executive appointments, Leila Madrone, Glen Davis, Jurgen Krehnke
Renewables investor Excelsior protects US$ 504m for US solar projects
Renewable energy financier Excelsior Energy Capital has elevated US$ 504 million in its inaugural funding round to invest in middle-market wind as well as solar projects in the US and also Canada.
Jan 14, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, solar projects, Excelsior, Chris Moakley
'Historic' arrangement authorized in between Luxcara as well as BeGreen for 415MWp of Danish solar
German possession manager Luxcara has actually signed an investment arrangement with Danish solar programmer BeGreen for 4 PV parks.
Jan 14, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, solar pv, Europe, Denmark, Luxcara, begreen, ground mount solar pv, Philip Sander
Daystar protects US$ 38 million for west African development
West African off-grid solar electrical energy provider Daystar Power has actually raised US$ 38 million to increase its operations throughout the continent.
Jan 14, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Africa, Nigeria, Morgan Stanley, Togo, Senegal, daystar, off-grid, Jasper Graf von Hardenberg, Thomas Hougaard
Reoccurring Power begin on the 300 MW PV and storage "Slate" project
Persistent Energy, part of Canadian Solar Inc., finished the sale of the "Slate" project to Goldman Sachs Renewable Power.
Jan 14, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Storage, Canadian Solar, recurrent energy, Shawn Qu, Solar Project
ANU to obtain $4.5 million to develop "future generation solar cell technology"
The Australian National University (ANU) got an AUD 4.5 million (USD 3.5 million) funding to assist researchers creating a "next-generation solar cell modern technology."
Jan 14, 2021 // Technology, Markets & Finance News, solar cell, ANU, Hieu Nguyen
CIT Leads $69 Million Financing for Solar Portfolio
CIT Group Inc. has actually revealed that its Power as well as Energy organization led a $69 million funding for a portfolio of solar centers owned and also operated by Strata Solar LLC, a leading incorporated solar and also storage space power company based in North Carolina.
Jan 14, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, USA, North Carolina, Solar Energy, North America, CIT Group, Mike Lorusso, Strata Solar, Jimmy Chuang, storage energy
Cordelio Power Sells 49% Stake in Ontario Renewable Power Portfolio to Axium Infrastructure
Cordelio Power (" Cordelio") as well as Axium Infrastructure (" Axium") are pleased to announce that Axium has actually purchased a 49% interest in Cordelio's Ontario eco-friendly portfolio.
Jan 14, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Canada, North America, solar projects, Axium Infrastructure, Cordelio Power, Elio Gatto, Ontario Renewable Power, Rob Roberti
United States tidy energy field ends 2020 with 12% of pre-pandemic workforce out of work
The US tidy power industry finished in 2014 with the fewest number of employees considering that 2015, as influences of the coronavirus pandemic mean 12% of the field's labor force is out of work.
Jan 14, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, USA, ssfusa, North America, policy, Gregory Wetstone, ACORE, covid-19, Bob Keefe, e2