Canadian Solar Starts Building on 143 MWp of Solar Projects in Japan
announced today that it has actually started construction on four solar projects in Japan completing 143 MWp This portfolio includes Canadian Solar's flagship mega-project, the 100 MWp Azuma Kofuji project found in the Fukushima Prefecture, as well as various other projects completing 43 MWp in the Ibaraki as well as Hiroshima Prefectures.
Apr 8, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Japan, Canadian Solar, Asia, Dr. Shawn Qu, solar projects
NASA's Lucy stretches its fly successful solar panel deployment examination
NASA's Lucy spacecraft has successfully completed thermal vacuum testing of both photovoltaic panels, the final action in taking a look at these vital spacecraft components to prepare for launch this fall. Once the Lucy spacecraft's photovoltaic panels are attached and also completely extended, they could cover a five-story building.
Apr 8, 2021 // Technology, NASA, Solar Panels, Matt Cox
British army readies solar farm to minimize emissions
The British army introduced its building on Wednesday of a photovoltaic or pv solar farm to supply its Leconfield, England, transport school with electricity.
Apr 8, 2021 // Plants, UK, Europe, solar farm
Iberdrola produces JV with insurance policy company to invest in 1GW of Spanish renewables
Iberdrola has created a critical partnership with insurance company Mapfre that will initially purchase 230MW of clean energy projects in Spain, consisting of 130MW of solar PV.
Apr 8, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Spain, Portugal, Battery Storage, Iberdrola, Europe, joint venture, utility, data centres, Merlin Properties, Jakob Carnemark
Violet Power urges US solar production strategies untouched by calculated partnership collapse
US-based high-efficiency n-type monocrystalline Interdigitated Back Contact (IBC) PV manufacturing startup Violet Power has insisted its plans to develop manufacturing capability in the US continue to be on track despite the collapse of its calculated partnership with REC Silicon.
Apr 8, 2021 // Manufacturing News, pv modules, REC Silicon, violet power, ibc solar cell
Tata Power Solar ramps up cell as well as module production capacity to 1.1 GW.
Tata Power Solar has actually increased its PV making facility in Bengaluru, India, taking the total manufacturing ability of solar modules and also cells to 1.1 GW.
Apr 8, 2021 // Manufacturing News, India, Asia, module manufacturing, tata power, cell manufacturing
BlackRock elevates US$ 4.8 billion for renewables investment
Possession handling huge BlackRock has raised US$ 4.8 billion from institutional capitalists to money sustainable power generation jobs in Europe, Asia and also the Americas.
Apr 8, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, BlackRock, distributed solar development, renewables investment, blackrock real assets, institutional investors, David Giordano
Black Hills Energy concurs PPA for 200MW Colorado solar center
Utility group Black Hills Energy has actually signed a 15-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with solar energy business 174 Power Global for its initial large solar power project in Colorado, US
Apr 8, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, PPA, Colorado, power purchase agreement, North America, 174 power global, black hills energy, Vance Crocker
India accepts PLI solar manufacturing system
The Indian government has actually authorized production-linked rewards for the country's solar module production market to aid the nation include 10GW of power generation capability.
Apr 8, 2021 // Manufacturing News, India, Asia, narendra modi, basic customs duty, PLI, production-lined incentives
United States Treasury to rob nonrenewable fuel source subsidies to pay for ITC extensions, other clean programs
The US Department of the Treasury has actually disclosed exactly how new eco-friendly tax incentives will certainly be spent for by a tax raid on the fossil fuel sector, removing aids for oil and gas business.
Apr 8, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, investment tax credit, regulation, Fossil Fuels, US policy
2020 was best year yet for utility-scale solar
Main figures launched today by Wiki-Solar verify 2020 as an additional record year with over 50 GWAC -- about 65 GWP -- of new utility-scale solar brought online worldwide, taking the collective total amount over 270 GWAC.
Apr 8, 2021 // Market Research, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR
Lithium Extraction Plan Takes Root in Arkansas: Q&A
El Dorado, Arkansas, was an oil boomtown a century ago when crude was found in the Smackover Development. Since then the underground brine from the Smackover has ended up being a major world source of business bromine.
Apr 8, 2021 // Market Research, USA, North America, Arkansas, El Dorado,, Robert Mintak, Standard Lithium, lithium project
Energy Storage to Steal $277B From Power Grids by 2050
Cost of lithium-ion battery to drop 68% from 2020 to 2050. Germany, France plan to invest 428m euros on associated projects.
Apr 8, 2021 // Storage, Market Research, France, Germany, Europe
Renewable Ability Data 2021
The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) creates extensive stats on a range of topics connected to renewable energy. This publication provides eco-friendly power generation capability data for the past years (2011-2020) in trilingual tables.
Apr 8, 2021 // Market Research, IRENA
Solar Expert Uses 'What If?' Circumstances For Residential Plays After Biden's Facilities Strategy
Residential solar energy setups are part of the elephantine mix of facilities projects and principles put forth in Head of state Joe Biden's $2-trillion American Jobs Plan.
Apr 8, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, USA, Sunrun, SunPower, North America, avangrid, NextEra Energy, biden, Sunnova Energy