Large-scale solar deployment grabs in Spain
Solar is gaining back rate in Spain after the Covid-19 crisis. Iberdrola is now constructing 150 MW, while Foresight lately obtained a 26.1 MW project. FRV has safeguarded financing for a 136 MW array, Audax prepares to release green bonds to finance its pipeline, and also an 800 MW solar park is expected to supply with power Alcoa's aluminum plant in Galicia.
Sep 11, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Spain, Iberdrola, Europe, Fotowatio Renewable Ventures, Alcoa
Windbreak wall surfaces for solar parks
Iasol has actually established a brand-new means to safeguard solar plants in windy problems. The Spanish designer stated the option barely has an influence on project costs or result, while protecting against costly problems.
Sep 10, 2020 // Technology, Plants, Large-Scale, Spain, Europe, Iasol
UK's Foresight Solar makes initial Spanish financial investment adhering to Shell deal
UK solar investor Foresight Solar Fund has actually concurred a EUR20 million offer to get a 26.1 MW solar project in Spain, the firm's initial in the country and its first ever subsidy-free solar financial investment.
Sep 7, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, Spain, UK, Europe, Foresight Solar Fund, foresight group, shell, Alek Ohlsson
Exoskeletons for photovoltaic panel placing
Endesa, the Spanish system of Italian power team Enel, is using a brand-new technology in the construction of 3 solar parks in southern Spain.
Aug 28, 2020 // Technology, Manufacturing News, Plants, Large-Scale, Spain, Enel, Europe, Endesa, pv powerplants
In search of the 'most rational design' for anti-reflective finish
Researchers in Spain have examined different buildings of anti-reflective and anti-soiling finishes for PV module glass, aiming to create a product that uses the most effective equilibrium of desired product homes at the lowest cost. Over a year of testing, the most effective finishes were revealed to increase module result by around 2%, and also the group likewise made a number of monitorings that can influence future developments of coverings for PV module front glass.
Aug 27, 2020 // Technology, Spain, Europe, soiling
TSK markets its La Africana concentrated solar energy plant to the Q-Energy fund
TSK has actually accepted offer its solar energy plants in operation in Spain to Q-Energy, Qualitas Equity's sustainable property fund supervisor.
Aug 26, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Spain, Europe, Q-Energy, tsk, España, termosolar
Encavis strikes the accelerator on 2 COVID-hit Spanish solar farms
Renewables driver Encavis has struck the accelerator on two significant solar projects in Spain beleaguered by COVID delays as it seeks to capitalise on revenue growth.
Aug 26, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Spain, Europe, encavis, solarcentury, covid-19, Dierk Paskert
China Three Gorges gets 570 MW of Spanish solar
The power company has won the race to acquire a 572 MW, 13-project solar plant portfolio owned by Madrid-based, Canadian-U.S.-controlled designer X-Elio.
Aug 20, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Spain, China, Europe, Asia, x-elio, Three Gorges New Energy Co
China Three Gorges gets in Spanish solar market with X-Elio deal
China Three Gorges is to get in Spain's solar fray through the acquisition of a 500MW profile from designer X-Elio.
Aug 19, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Spain, China, Europe, Asia, x-elio, m&a, china three gorges, Wu Shengliang, Lluis Nogeura
New mega-projects aid send Europe's solar result rising to 68TWh in H1 2020
Europe's fleet of solar arrays created 68TWh of power in the very first six months of 2020, a 15% increase on last year's figure as brand-new, bigger solar ranches came to the fore.
Aug 17, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Spain, France, Iberdrola, Europe, EnAppSys, Rob Lalor
Sonnedix safeguards EUR321m in financing for 63MW solar profile in Spain
Independent power producer Sonnedix has finished EUR321 million (US$ 377.61 million) in non-recourse funding for 13 solar plants in Spain.
Aug 10, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, Spain, Sonnedix, Axel Thiemann, Europe
Temperature-based MPPT algorithm to improve PV system efficiency
Researchers in Spain have actually created a maximum power point monitoring (MPPT) algorithm based on just one input parameter-- PV module temperature. The formula has actually already shown stability in screening, the scientists claim.
Jul 29, 2020 // Technology, Spain, Europe, PV module, MPPT
Galp, ACS to set up JV for 2.9-GW Spanish solar portfolio
Spanish building and construction as well as design team ACS Actividades de Construccion y Servicios SA will certainly keep a minority stake in a 2.9-GW solar profile that Portuguese oil-and-gas significant Galp Energia SGPS SA consented to get earlier this year.
Jul 28, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Spain, Galp, Europe, ACS
Floating PV make headway in Iberia
Spanish renewables firm Acciona has appointed Spain's very first floating installment and also utility EDP has settled the very first, 1 MW stage of a 4 MW project at the Alqueva water storage tank in southern Portugal.
Jul 28, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, Spain, Portugal, floating PV, Europe, Acciona
Iberdrola keeps foot on the environment-friendly accelerator in spite of US$ 180m pandemic expense
Iberdrola has actually hit the accelerator on its renewables financial investments in H1 even with the pandemic, as the international utility looks to move on with a project pipeline that currently goes beyond 58GW.
Jul 22, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, Spain, Iberdrola, South america, Europe, Brazil, renewables, us, covid-19, utility, Ignacio Galan