United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi's TAQA to concentrate on solar as part of global renewables push
Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA) has actually revealed plans to ramp up its solar PV portfolio with a new strategic plan that will certainly see the power manufacturer purpose to reduce its direct exposure to oil and also gas.
Mar 25, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Asia, United Arab Emirates, UAE, oil and gas, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi National Energy Company, TAQA, Mohamed Hassan Al Suwaidi
DEWA to supply aluminium manufacturer with Mohammed container Rashid Al Maktoum solar park
UAE energy Dubai Electricity as well as Water Authority (DEWA) has actually partnered with Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA), one of the globe's largest distributors of aluminium, to offer the metal producer with solar energy from the Mohammed container Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park.
Jan 20, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Dewa, Asia, United Arab Emirates, utility scale solar, Dubai, UAE, Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Solar Park, aluminium, Al Tayer
Nextracker inks 1 GW supply bargain and claims approximately 12% bifacial yield gain
The 1 GW 5th stage of the Mohammed container Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai will certainly feature NX Horizon trackers with the bargain revealed after the supplier published new bifacial return gain cases.
Sep 18, 2020 // Manufacturing News, California, USA, Asia, United Arab Emirates, North America, Nextracker, Dan Shugar
Why India can't match the Gulf region's record-low solar tariffs
India's solar tariffs-- whilst several of the most affordable in the world-- are almost dual the Gulf region's United States cents 1.35-1.80/ kWh.
Aug 31, 2020 // Tariffs, Market Research, Saudi Arabia, India, Asia, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Vibhuti Garg, Jyoti Gulia
Aluminum energy storage involving Abu Dhabi
Swedish start-up Azelio says it will have a pilot project up and running in Masdar City by the end of following month. The modern technology sees electricity utilized to very warm aluminum with energy launched on demand through a warmth transfer liquid to drive a Stirling engine.
Aug 19, 2020 // Storage, Asia, United Arab Emirates, azelio, Start-up, ALEC Energy, Yousef Baselaib
Al Dhafra Solar Project, Abu Dhabi
Al Dhafra solar project is a 2GW photovoltaic (PV) independent power manufacturer (IPP) project, which will be situated in Al Dhafra area, around 35km south of Abu Dhabi City in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Aug 17, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, pv power plants, Asia, United Arab Emirates
Remote procedure for 900 MW 5th phase of Dubai solar field
Saudi developer ACWA Power has revealed One Belt, One Road Chinese framework partner Shanghai Electric will use design, procurement as well as building and construction services on the next stage of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum solar area in Dubai.
Jul 29, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Asia, United Arab Emirates, ACWA Power, shanghai electric
World's cheapest bid of $0.0135/ kWh wins in Abu Dhabi's 2 GW solar tender
Emirates Water and also Electricity Co. awarded the 2 GW project to a consortium that consists of Abu Dhabi National Energy Co., Masdar, French energy team EDF, as well as China's JinkoPower.
Jul 27, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Masdar, EDF, tender, Asia, United Arab Emirates, EWEC, Jasim Husain Thabet
Worldwide solar ability may get to 1,448 GW in 2024
SolarPower Europe has anticipated the volume of new PV capability added this year will certainly be 4% less than last year's number due to the Covid-19 crisis. At the end of 2019, the globe had actually covered 630 GW of solar. For 2020, around 112 GW of brand-new PV capability is expected, and also in 2021, newly mounted capability could be 149.9 GW if federal governments sustain renewables in their coronavirus economic recuperation plans.
Jun 17, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Japan, Spain, Portugal, Germany, India, South Korea, China, Ukraine, Australia, South america, Europe, Brazil, Asia, Oceania, United Arab Emirates, North America, Vietnam, WORLD, covid-19, United States
Solar prices have fallen 82% because 2010
The levelized price of energy created by large scale solar plants is around $0.068/ kWh, contrasted to $0.378 ten years back and the cost fell 13.1% between 2018 as well as in 2015 alone, according to numbers released by the International Renewable Energy Agency.
Jun 3, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Rooftop PV, Saudi Arabia, Spain, France, Germany, Italy, India, South Korea, China, Australia, Chile, South america, Europe, Asia, IRENA, rooftop PV, Oceania, United Arab Emirates, Ethiopia, Africa, Mexico, North America, Peru, WORLD, covid-19, United States
Solar might hold benefit in post-pandemic global power sector
The International Energy Agency has acknowledged remarkable falls in power financial investment brought on by the Covid-19 situation but stated renewables, consisting of PV, provided an attractive suggestion to investors as the dust worked out, provided their enticing business economics and brief turnaround times.
Jun 1, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, China, United Kingdom, Europe, Asia, United Arab Emirates, North America, WORLD, covid-19, United States
Dubai utility clamps down on net-metered industrial solar
Dubai Electricity and also Water Authority has actually released brand-new guidelines obstructing ground-mounted industrial as well as commercial solar projects and also topping roof installments at 2 MW.
May 26, 2020 // Commercial, Policy, Asia, United Arab Emirates
LCOE from huge range PV dropped 4% to $50 per megawatt-hour in 6 months
Experts at Bloomberg New Energy Finance claim the lowest-cost projects funded in Australia, China, Chile as well as the UAE in the last 6 months struck a levelized price of power of simply $23-29/ MWh and also the most effective solar and also wind projects will certainly create power for less than $20/MWh by 2030.
Apr 30, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, India, China, Australia, LCOE, Chile, South america, Brazil, Asia, Oceania, United Arab Emirates, North America, middle east, WORLD, United States
Solar pump relocated by blurry reasoning
Scientists in the United Arab Emirates have actually recommended a PV-powered watering system that operates on a blurry logic-based formula, with a remote-control cordless tracking system user interface.
Apr 2, 2020 // Technology, Manufacturing News, Asia, United Arab Emirates, solar pump
Solar for building and construction
Dubai-based PV developer Enerwhere has actually developed a brand-new service version for solar projects at building and construction websites. Its strategy, which is based upon short-duration PPAs, includes relocating mobile PV setups from one structure website to one more.
Mar 12, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Asia, United Arab Emirates, Dubai, Enerwhere, Yavuz Perk