Solar Markets & Finance News

First-half solar funding fell by a quarter as Covid-19 little bit
The current PV financing report released by Mercom Capital had solar investment dropping virtually entirely across the board with the number of new solar funds introduced in the last 3 months providing an unusual piece of excellent information.
Jul 9, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Market Research, California, USA, Arizona, Engie, Virginia, Asia, Singapore, North America, Taiwan, covid-19, Arkansas, United States, Mercom Capital
CleanMax Receives Financing From GCPF for Southeast Asia Expansion
GCPF has introduced the closure of a deal, which will make it possible for CleanMax to increase its operations right into Southeast Asia, targeting Thailand first.
Jul 8, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Solar, India, Thailand, Asia, Southeast Asia, C&I segment, CleanMax, GCPF, GCPF CleanMax Southeast Asia, Nikunj Ghodawat
Pan-European solar roof program recommended by European Parliament Committee
A proposal for a pan-European solar roof programme has been taken on by the European Parliament's Committee on Industry, Research as well as Energy.
Jul 8, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, bipv, solar pv, Europe, SolarPower Europe, rooftop solar, Building-integrated photovoltaics, solar policy, EU, european parliament, eu policy, Miguel Herrero Cangas, Aurélie Beauvais
BP targets Indian renewables with US$ 70m growth fund financial investment
BP has actually invested US$ 70 million in an environment-friendly growth fund launched by EverSource Capital, an India-focused fund manager co-founded by BP-backed solar company Lightsource BP.
Jul 8, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, India, Lightsource BP, Asia, investment, finance, bp, Dev Sanyal, eversource capital, Dhanpal Jhaveri, Sashi Mukundan
US$ 1.3 bn financing package for storage R&D, demonstrators, making recommended
More than a billion bucks in financing for power storage space research study, demo jobs and production has been accepted by a United States federal government subcommittee.
Jul 8, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Policy, USA, North America
Italian solar business changes hands
The operations as well as maintenance and the design, procurement and construction arms of PV firm Enerray have been sold by troubled commercial empire Gruppo Industriale Maccaferri for cash, moving 240 MWp of Italian generation capacity to the administration of competing LT Renewables.
Jul 8, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Italy, Europe, Enerray, Gruppo Industriale Maccaferri, LT Renewables
SoftBank may unload risk in Indian green power company SBG Cleantech.
Japanese conglomerate SoftBank Group is apparently in talks to sell its 80% risk in Indian green power company SBG Cleantech.
Jul 7, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Japan, India, Asia, Softbank, SBG Cleantech
Solarcentury, EDF, Engie among victors as Chile introduces results of 2.6 GW solar tender
The Chilean federal government has granted development legal rights for 11 utility-scale renewables tasks in the country, completing more than 2.6 GW.
Jul 7, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, EDF, Engie, Enel, Chile, tender, South america, Latin america, latam, Solarpack, solarcentury, development rights, Julio Isamit, Cristian Fuenzalida
Is Kuwait all set to ditch spots solar project?
The, otherwise reported, 1 GW or 1.5 GW, $1.2-1.43 billion 'Dibdibah' or 'Dabdaba' solar project is supposedly in danger of being deserted completely. The ambitious project was expected to have hurt in the very first quarter of 2018 for completion this year.
Jul 7, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Asia, Solar Project, Kuwait, LeAnn Graves
Chinese-made HJT striking Australian rooftops
Risen Australia as well as distributor One Stop Warehouse signed an expanded 150 MW distribution offer recently, noting the Chinese maker's most recent effort to broaden in the rooftop sector. With Risen's brand-new heterojunction component, the 415-435 W Sieger, now relocating right into automation, One Stop Warehouse's Leo Ye welcomed the "brand-new, fresh" technology.
Jul 7, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Residential, Markets & Finance News, Rooftop PV, Australia, Eric Lee, Oceania, Risen, One Stop Warehouse, Leo Ye, Andy Cheng
BP, JinkoPower companion to target China's C&I market
Power large BP has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with JinkoSolar's advancement and operations arm JinkoPower Technology to target China's big C&I power market.
Jul 6, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, C&I, Solar, JinkoSolar, bp, renewables, jinkopower, energy as a service, net zero, Dev Sanyal
Gresham House's BSIF expands financial investment group
Gresham House's British Strategic Investment Fund (BSIF) is increasing its investment team with a new hire.
Jul 6, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, UK, Europe, utility scale, renewables, Gresham House, British Strategic Investment Fund, Peter Bachmann, Tom Dalwood
Strategies in position to More Than Triple Local Solar Manufacturing Capacity
The federal government has proposed a major push to domestic manufacturing of solar tools in the country that would completely remove the demand for imports
Jul 6, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, manufacturing, India, solar cells, Asia, modules, IANS
Duke Shelves ACP Plans, yet Will Certainly Proceed Buying Renewables
Duke Energy has stated it will certainly proceed progressing its ambitious tidy power objectives without the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP) by buying renewables
Jul 6, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Duke Energy, Projects, Lynn Good, Duke Renewables
Encavis reinforces setting in French solar market with minority shares order
German solar as well as wind company Encavis AG has further cemented its placement in the French market by obtaining the oustanding shares in a portfolio of possessions it had actually bought.
Jul 6, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, France, Solar, solar pv, Europe, encavis, fast forward 2025, Christoph Husmann