Solar Markets & Finance News

Engie looks for brand-new CEO as board looks for sped up shift
French power significant Engie is looking for a brand-new president after its board chose to oust incumbent Isabelle Kocher.
Feb 7, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Engie, utilities, Latin america, North America, Isabelle Kocher, large-scale solar, Paulo Almirante, Jean-Pierre Clamadieu
Power Ledger wins agreement with Italian power utility
Australian peer-to-peer (P2P) power trading leader Power Ledger has actually won a financially rewarding agreement with Alperia SpA, among Italy's biggest eco-friendly power energies.
Feb 7, 2020 // Technology, Markets & Finance News, Italy, Australia, Europe, Oceania, Power Ledger, Jemma Green, Anna Lena Hörter
EIB authorizes EUR1 billion for clean energy tasks across Europe and Uzbekistan
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has actually earmarked EUR1 billion for tidy energy tasks in Europe and Central Asia as part of a larger EUR4.9 billion facilities, real estate, transportation and communications financing bundle.
Feb 6, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Spain, Italy, Europe, european investment bank, eib, Tennet, Austria, zero-e solar, spanish pv
Tesla solar roof tile rival heads for Chapter 7 personal bankruptcy
RGS Energy (Real Goods Solar Inc.), a prospective competitor to Tesla's solar tile roof system has just recently caught Chapter 7 bankruptcy, having stopped working to raise further capital on long-standing operating losses.
Feb 6, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, USA, TESLA, residential, North America, bankruptcy, rgs energy
United States allocates US$ 125.5 countless government money for solar R&D
The United States Department of Energy (DoE) revealed on Wednesday a US$ 125.5 million bundle for a variety of innovative solar R&D initiatives.
Feb 6, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, USA, solar pv, pv modules, solar cell, North America, microgrid, department of energy, eere, csp, artifical intelligence
Japan sets feed-in tariffs for the 2020 Japanese Financial Year
Feed-in tariffs (FiTs) in Japan for solar PV systems have actually now been provisionally set by the national Ministry of Energy Trade and Industry (METI) for the next financial year, which starts in April.
Feb 6, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, Japan, Asia, rooftop PV, feed-in tariffs, third-party ownership
Overall to Buy 50% Stake in Adani's Solar Portfolio for About USD 510 Mn
In a quote to extend its long term partnership to renewables portfolio, Adani Group on Thursday got in into binding contract to sell its half of the stake in solar energy possessions for about USD 510 million to Total Gas & & Power Service Solutions SAS (Overall).
Feb 6, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, India, Asia, Total, Adani Green Energy, Gautam Adani, Patrick Pouyanné
Sunnova Debuts Bundled Roofing Plus Solar Financing Offering
Sunnova is releasing a new item that bundles financing for roof replacements with its solar or solar + storage system under a single finance agreement.
Feb 6, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Sunnova, solar plus storage, rooftop PV, International, John Santo Salvo, William J. Berger
21-year solar PPA for three French airports
The airports of Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle, Orly and Le Bourget will be supplied with solar energy by French solar company Urbasolar and energy supplier GazelEnergie. The PV plants connected to the agreement are now in development and will begin providing power in 2021.
Feb 6, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, France, pv power plants, Europe, Edward Arkwright
TGC Gets Financing for 70 MW New York Community Solar Portfolio
TGC has actually closed on $42.8 million in financial obligation financing and $41.1 million in tax equity financing for a 70 MW community solar portfolio located in New york city State.
Feb 6, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, USA, New York, North America, International, Community Solar, TGC, True Green Capital Management, Chris Kirkman, Mike Lorusso, Dan Siegel
Canadian Solar, Lightsource BP Indication 1.2 GW Module Supply Contract
Canadian Solar has actually signed a multi-year module supply arrangement with Lightsource BP to provide 1.2 GW of high effectiveness polycrystalline solar modules
Feb 6, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, USA, Canadian Solar, Australia, Lightsource BP, Oceania, North America, International, Kareen Boutonnat, Shawn Qu
ABB's electrification business posts strong returns after inverter divestment
The Swiss-headquartered technology corporation is reorganizing, stimulating the figures. That effect was magnified by acquisitions and sell-offs in 2015 with ABB announcing in July it would hand over its inverter service to Italian company Fimer.
Feb 5, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, ABB, Europe, Switzerland
Soltage and Basalt Enter Oregon Market With 40 MW Solar Portfolio
Soltage and Basalt managed funds have revealed their entrance into the Oregon power market with a 40 megawatt (MW) solar portfolio.
Feb 5, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, Oregon, International, Basalt, Soltage, Jesse Grossman, Rob Gregor
JRE 'diversifying financing' for 200MW solar in Japan
Tokyo-headquartered developer Japan Renewable Energy Corporation(JRE )has partnered with a subsidiary of Sumitomo Mitsui Finance & Leasing(SMFL )for three solar PV jobs with a combined overall of 200MW capability that are under construction in Japan'' s Kumamoto and Kagoshima prefectures.
Feb 5, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Japan, Asia, JRE, sumitomo, smfl, kagoshima, kumamoto
UK and Israeli firms to release 420MWp merchant solar duo in Spain
Spain is poised to host yet another major subsidy-free solar setup, an additional indication that foreign gamers wish to sidestep power purchase contracts (PPAs) completely.
Feb 5, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Spain, PPA, Europe, subsidy-free solar, subsidy-free pv, hive energy, noy fund, Giles Redpath