Solar Markets & Finance News

Slovakia releases initial renewables public auction
The ceiling rate for wind and also solar has actually been evaluated EUR84.98/ MWh. Around 30 MW of set up power needs to be designated via this purchase workout. Solar projects varying in dimension from 500 kW to 2 MW will certainly be qualified to get involved.
Feb 26, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Europe, auction, Slovakia
Ousted ENGIE CEO leaves as look for follower proceeds
The questionable separation of ENGIE's CEO Isabelle Kocher has actually happened today, with the exec stepping down less than 3 weeks after the utility's board of supervisors required her out.
Feb 26, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, France, Engie, Europe, Isabelle Kocher, energy transition, Jean-Pierre Clamadieu, executive reshuffle
D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments acquisitions 160-MW Rancho Seco Solar II
Lendlease, a worldwide residential property and also facilities team, revealed that D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments (DESRI) has actually obtained the 160 MW-ac Rancho Seco Solar II project, situated in Sacramento County, California. The project has a 30-year Power Purchase Agreement in position with the Sacramento Municipal Utility District as well as is being improved the website of a decommissioned nuclear reactor. Building and construction started in 2014.
Feb 25, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, Kentucky, DESRI, Craig Carson
Pivot Energy as well as Onyx Renewable Partners creating 3.2-MW solar profile
Pivot Energy, Colorado's biggest neighborhood solar developer, finished the deal of a 3.2-MW business as well as utility solar profile with Onyx Renewable Partners.
Feb 25, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, USA, Colorado, North America, pivot energy, Onyx Renewable Partners, John Cannon, Garrett Peterson
Why Banco Sabadell's system purchased PV tracker manufacturer STI Norland
The potential customers of an international solar boom encouraged the personal equity device of among Spain's biggest financial institutions to make its very first PV financial investment, targeting a tracker maker in the nation.
Feb 25, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Spain, Europe, sti norland, pv trackers, dual-axis tracker
LONGi Solar strikes offer to acquire Vietnam-based OEM Vina Solar
'Solar Module Super League' (SMSL) participant, LONGi Solar has actually authorized a structure arrangement to get Vietnam-based solar battery as well as module OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer), Vina Solar for RMB 1.78 billion (US$ 253 million).
Feb 24, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, China, pv modules, c-si manufacturing, Asia, solar cell, longi solar, Vietnam, vina solar, east group
Ukraine has 350 MW of solar under web metering
Around 240 MW of brand-new installments were released from October 2018 throughout of September as well as roughly 70 MW were set up in the 3rd quarter of in 2014 alone, according to the accountable state body.
Feb 24, 2020 // Plants, Residential, Markets & Finance News, Rooftop PV, Ukraine, Europe
Debt-saddled solar developer has state appointee take control of as chairman as well as CEO
Zhang Ping, a 30-year coal-fired power market professional, has actually taken the helm at Hong Kong-listed Panda Green, days after a $230 million bail-out by state-owned Beijing Energy Holding Carbon Monoxide Ltd
Feb 24, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, China, Asia, Panda Green, Zhang Ping, Beijing Energy
Uzbekistan releases tender for 400 MW of solar
The main Asian country as well as the International Finance Corporation are looking for propositions for 2 200 MW solar parks prepared for the Samarkand and also Jizzakh areas. Chosen projects will certainly be granted a 25-year PPA.
Feb 24, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, tender, Asia, Uzbekistan
Tesla can remain to reduce trees for German 'gigafactory'.
The business has actually safeguarded authorization from the Berlin-Brandenburg management court to begin getting rid of 91 hectares of woodland for its very first European "gigafactory," which is arranged to begin procedures in summertime 2021.
Feb 24, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, TESLA, Germany, Europe
Leclanché Secures $65 Mn Loan Facility to Expand Operations
Leclanché has actually authorized an arrangement with Yorkville Advisors for an unprotected exchangeable financing center with an optimal ceiling of USD 40 million.
Feb 24, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Leclanché, Anil Srivastava, Yorkville Advisors
Corning and Energy Materials Corporation Sign Joint Development Agreement
Energy Materials Corporation (EMC) has actually signe a joint advancement contract (JDA) with Corning Incorporated. Collaborating, the business are concentrated on bringing inexpensive, high-performance perovskite solar photovoltaic panels and also items to the power market.
Feb 21, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Energy Materials Corporation, Corning, Stephan DeLuca
ENGIE to include solar + storage space to 7 State Fund insurance coverage areas
State Compensation Insurance Fund (State Fund) and also ENGIE North America introduced an arrangement to set up solar photovoltaic (PV) panels, power storage space systems and also electrical automobile (EV) billing terminals throughout 7 various State Fund areas throughout California. ENGIE and also JLL collectively developed this detailed program to aid State Fund start the following stage of its more comprehensive sustainability technique.
Feb 21, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Storage, USA, Engie, North America, State Fund, Andreas Acker, Gwenaëlle Avice-Huet, Kyle Goehring
Ghana's very first reciprocal solar PPA
Plastic producer Miniplast will certainly purchase electrical energy from a 704 kW grid-connected solar array possessed as well as run by Norwegian developer Empower New Energy AS.
Feb 21, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, PPA, Africa, Ghana, Miniplast, Empower New Energy AS, Stella Futura Ltd
German polysilicon manufacturer will certainly reduce 1,000 tasks
Wacker Chemie has actually taken the very first steps of its restructuring program with the lay-offs set to specifically influence its German areas. Poor efficiency by the chemical firm's polysilicon organisation is the major source of the situation.
Feb 21, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Germany, Europe, polysilicon, wacker chemie, Christian Hartel