Solar Markets & Finance News

Mexican utility verifies very first invesment in solar
The Comisión Federal de Electricidad will spend around $342 million into two PV plants with a complete generation capacity of 350 MW at its geothermal center in Baja California. President Obrador, on the other hand, has actually described the previous regimen's Energy Reform program as a 'pillage plan.'
Aug 5, 2020 // Large-Scale, Markets & Finance News, Mexico, North America, Solar Project, Comisión Federal de Electricidad, Petróleos Mexicanos
Wacker CEO strikes out at Chinese competitors
Rudolf Staudigl highlighted polysilicon production overcapacity amongst Chinese competitors as he revealed Covid-19-battered second-quarter numbers for the Munich-based chemicals empire.
Aug 5, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Germany, Europe, wacker chemie, Rudolf Staudigl, covid-19
Ireland might allot 796 MW of solar in initial renewables public auction
The government has introduced the provisionary outcomes of the country's first renewable resource purchase workout and says the 1 TWh auction will end up designating greater than 2.2 TWh of generation capacity for a typical last electrical rate of EUR0.07408/ kWh.
Aug 5, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Ireland, Europe, auction, Eamon Ryan
Enphase Q2 micro-inverter income drops in spite of need 'rebound'.
Coming off a solid, rewarding very first quarter, Enphase sees the second-quarter results of Covid-19 in pressed profits and a swing to a loss. Gross margins continue to be solid.
Aug 5, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Inverters, USA, North America, Enphase
REC Silicon sells last remnants of Moses Lake polysilicon
The Norwegian firm mothballed its Washington State facility greater than a year ago as well as is currently reliant on semiconductor-grade poly as well as silane gas generated at its fab in Butte, Montana-- a center for which business claims it has received plenty of interest from possible buyers.
Aug 5, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, USA, Washington, Europe, polysilicon, Montana, North America, Norway, REC Silicon
Octopus Renewables Infrastructure Trust introduces NAV of ₤ 341.5 m as it moves right into France
Octopus Renewables Infrastructure Trust (ORIT) has actually released its web possession worth (NAV) as of 30 June 2020 as it unveils French acquistions.
Aug 4, 2020 // Large-Scale, Markets & Finance News, UK, Europe, Octopus Renewables, Chris Gaydon, ORIT
English councils tender for solar car parks and storage space
2 regional authorities on the English southern coastline hurt for as much as 250 kW of solar generation capacity as well as at least 300 kWh of energy storage space under a setup which should not cost the cash-strapped councils a cent.
Aug 4, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Transport, UK, tender, Europe, solar car park
Indian Oil Tenders for 350 kW Solar Projects in Gurugram Plant
Indian Oil has tendered for the design, purchase and also building and construction of 350 kW solar power plants at its LPG bottling plant in Gurugram, Haryana.
Aug 4, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, tender, rooftop solar, Indian Oil, Gurugram, Projects
SECI Extends Deadline for 15 MW Floating Solar Tender in Himachal
SECI has expanded the quote entry deadline for its tender for establishing of 15 MW grid-connected floating solar PV power plant in Himachal Pradesh.
Aug 4, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Floating PV, India, SECI, tender, floating PV, Asia, Himachal Pradesh, Deadline
American Electric Power subsidiary seeks solar result in PJM area
American Electric Power is looking to buy power from new solar plants situated in the PJM powerpool location, a regional transmission organisation for United States 13 states and the District of Columbia.
Aug 4, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, USA, PPA, North America, american electric power, aep energy partners
CPV panels for agrivoltaics
Swiss start-up Insolight has actually raised EUR4.6 million to bring its focusing PV module technology to commercial manufacturing. The panels have a claimed performance of 30% and power result of 160 W. Originally conceived for rootop solar, the item is currently being recommended as a fascinating alternative for agrivoltaic projects.
Aug 4, 2020 // Technology, Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Europe, Switzerland, Insolight, Laurent Coulot, Start-up, CPV panels
SolarEdge up 12% after hrs on second-quarter income and also strong profits-- despite Covid-19
The inverter and also energy storage company was able to preserve its streak of rewarding quarters in what was expected to be a difficult period for solar and also the Israeli business said it sees "indicators of recovery in the U.S."
Aug 4, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Inverters, Germany, Italy, Australia, Europe, Asia, SolarEdge, Israel, Oceania, Netherlands, North America, covid-19, United States, Zivi Lando
Australian political election pledge includes interest-free car loans for roof solar and battery storage
The Australian Capital Territory (ACT) branch of the nation's Labor Party will certainly offer zero-interest financings for rooftop photovoltaic panels, family battery storage and also hot water heatpump if re-elected in an upcoming political election.
Aug 3, 2020 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Storage, Rooftop PV, Battery Storage, Australia, solar-plus-storage, Oceania, home solar, canberra, australian capital territory, Andrew Barr, Amanda McKenzie
Fraunhofer ISE lands moneying for agrophotovoltaics research study at German apple orchard
The Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE (Fraunhofer ISE) has actually obtained EUR740,000 (US$ 866,429) in financing to check out land use problems between solar farms as well as farming land.
Aug 3, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Germany, Europe, Fraunhofer ISE, agrophotovoltaics, farmland pv, Ulrike Höfken
EUROPE ROUND-UP: Denmark's very first bifacial solar farm is offered, RWE to pocket French solar
A round-up of the most up to date news from Europe's solar market, as European Energy liquidates Denmark's initial solar farm constructed making use of bifacial panels and also both RWE and also Octopus grab French solar properties.
Aug 3, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, France, bifacial, Europe, finance, european energy, Fimer, Finland, Octopus, rwe,