Austria's Solar Sector Soars: 2.6 GWp Installed in 2023
Austria's solar sector shines bright in 2023, tripling installations to 2.6 GWp. With ambitious goals for 100% renewable energy, government support is key for continued success.
Jul 2, 2024 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Europe, Austria
Ultra-lightweight Perovskite Solar Cells Power Energy-Autonomous Drones
Revolutionary flexible solar cells for energy-autonomous drones developed by researchers at Johannes Kepler University Linz. Lightweight, stable, and efficient.
Apr 22, 2024 // Technology, solar cells, Europe, perovskite, Austria, Johannes Kepler University Linz
Austria's EUR 150m Boost for Renewable Investments in 2024
Austria's EUR 150 million investment grants in 2024 will boost renewable energy, with a focus on solar systems. Join the green energy revolution now!
Mar 19, 2024 // Markets & Finance News, Europe, Austria
Trilantic Europe Acquires Majority Stake in Solar Mounting Innovator
Trilantic Europe takes majority stake in Aerocompact Group, boosting international growth and potential acquisitions. Founder Mathias Muther retains 40% ownership. Approval pending.
Jan 29, 2024 // Markets & Finance News, Europe, Austria, Trilantic Europe, Aerocompact Group
Underground hydrogen storage system goes online in Austria
Gas storage operator RAG Austria AG has put into operation a demonstration project in Upper Austria that stores green hydrogen in a natural gas underground reservoir.
May 1, 2023 // Storage, Europe, Austria, RAG Austria AG
ImWind protects loan to add 80 MW of wind, solar in Austria
Vienna-based renewable energy manufacturer ImWind Erneuerbare Energie GmbH has prepared EUR 100 million (USD 108.79 m) in funding from loan provider Raiffeisenlandesbank Niederoesterreich-Wien to support the building and construction of wind as well as solar energy plants in Austria.
Mar 24, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, Europe, Austria, ImWind
Austria-based Enery preparing to build Bulgaria's biggest solar park
In case there are no hold-ups, the building and construction of the Chirpan solar energy plant in Bulgaria can start this year. The 160 MW project is owned by Enery from Austria. It would currently be the biggest in the nation.
Feb 24, 2023 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Europe, Austria, PV Power Plant, Bulgaria
ECOwind completes Austrian floating solar farm
The 24MW project is among the biggest in Europe
Feb 21, 2023 // Plants, Floating PV, Europe, Austria, ECOwind, floating solar farm
Goldbeck Solar to install 42 MWp of fresh solar in Austria
German solar programmer Goldbeck Solar has been awarded a contract to develop two solar photovoltaic (PV) parks in Austria with a combined capacity of 42 MWp.
Jan 17, 2023 // Plants, Europe, Austria, Goldbeck Solar
Fronius prepares to enhance manufacturing capacity by 65 percent
Austria's Fronius International GmbH plans to additional greatly boost the production capacity of its "Solar Energy" company unit for solar inverters as well as various other PV components.
Dec 23, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Europe, Fronius, Austria
Energie Steiermark commissions 17.2-MW solar park in Austria
Austrian power company Energie Steiermark has actually put into operation a 17.2-MW solar park in the south of the Alpine country as part of a technique for massive solar development in the coming years.
Dec 2, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Europe, Austria, Solar Park, Energie Steiermark
Austrian Borealis constructs 4.7-MWp solar array to power chemicals operations
Austrian specialty chemicals maker Borealis AG is establishing a 4.7-MWp solar photovoltaic or pv (PV) system to power its production site in a town near the capital Vienna.
Nov 25, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Europe, Austria, Borealis
Building and construction work starts on Austria's largest floating solar project
A device of German renewables business BayWa r.e. AG and Austrian power manufacturer EVN AG (VIE: EVN) are constructing a 24.5-MWp floating solar photovoltaic or pv (PV) farm on an artificial lake in northeast Austria.
Oct 28, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, floating PV, Europe, Austria
Austria seeks to award 700 MW of solar, 190 MW of wind
Austria is readied to open up a tender with a target date of December 13, seeking to assign 700 MW of solar, 190 MW of wind as well as 7.5 MWel of biomass capacity.
Oct 7, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Europe, Austria
Lenzing to offtake power from 5.5-MWp solar project in Austria
Austrian wood-based specialty fibres maker Lenzing AG (VIE: LNZ) will certainly acquire the power from a 5.5-MWp solar park that green power producer Enery as well as power business Energie Steiermark are set to integrate in the state of Styria.
Sep 13, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Europe, Austria, Solar Project, Lenzing