Is 'Oil Miracle' Middle East Now Seeking to Come To Be a Hydrogen Resources?
In the wake of hydrogen, specifically environment-friendly hydrogen (generated via electrolysis using renewable energy), being posited as an excellent choice to nonrenewable fuel sources for generating power, the oil giant Middle East has actually set out to become a major producer of the brand-new tidy fuel-- green H2.
Jun 1, 2021 // Solar to Fuel, Saudi Arabia, Asia, middle east, Oman, green hydrogen, carbon neutrality
Solar Tracker Maker PVH readied to Open up First Solar Facility in the Middle East
California-headquartered PV Hardware (PVH), a Spanish solar tracker and also placing systems manufacturer, announced yesterday its plans to open up a production facility in Saudi Arabia.
May 19, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Saudi Arabia, Asia, PVH, middle east, PV Hardware, Youssef El-Sayed
ACWA Power protects US$ 114 million for 200MW Egypt solar plant
Solar developer ACWA Power has safeguarded an overall US$ 114 million from banks to fund the building of what it declares will be Egypt's largest private solar plant.
Apr 27, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Asia, Africa, Egypt, middle east, ACWA Power, African Development Bank, green climate fund, Paddy Padmanathan, PV Power Plant, EMEA, european bank for reconstruction and development
Masdar and EDF start construction deal with 300MW solar plant in Saudi Arabia
A consortium between Abu Dhabi-based Masdar, EDF Renewables and Nesma Holding Company has broken ground on a 300MW PV project in Saudi Arabia.
Apr 12, 2021 // Plants, Masdar, Saudi Arabia, PPA, EDF, Asia, power purchase agreement, middle east, EDF Renewables, Bruno Bensasson
Total indicators 1GW Iraq solar bargain
French power significant Total has authorized an agreement with Iraq's Ministry of Oil to develop a host of power projects in the country, including 1GW of solar PV.
Mar 31, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Asia, Total, middle east, large-scale solar, decarbonisation, Iraq, iraq ministry of oil
Lithium battery equipment makers buffeted by Covid
Grid scale lith-ion batteries may be increasing Stateside, yet an expected recovery in the assembly line sector will be put on hold up until following year because of the pandemic, according to one expert.
Aug 19, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, China, IHS Markit, Europe, Asia, lithium, North America, middle east, SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA, northern africa, covid-19
Jolywood provides panels for 500 MW Ibri 2 site in Oman
The Chinese solar maker has completed the very first 10 MWp shipment of 24,700 of its 405 W bifacial photovoltaic panels for the 500 MW Ibri 2 PV range in Oman.
Jul 3, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Solar Panels, bifacial, PV panels, Asia, middle east, Oman, Jolywood, Rajit Nanda
Israel's new federal government stories 15GW-plus solar strategy as policy top priority
Solar is to become a power policy axis of the newly-reappointed government of Israeli head of state Benjamin Netanyahu, with plans now outlined for a decade-long renewable boom.
Jun 4, 2020 // Policy, solar pv, Asia, Israel, policy and regulation, middle east, covid-19, Yuval Steinitz, energy policy, solar targets
Israel bank on 2GW of solar as part of pandemic return
Israel has actually signed up with the listing of countries establishing their sights on renewables as a vehicle driver of financial healing, with strategies currently set out for a significant solar pipe.
May 7, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, solar pv, Asia, Israel, middle east, mena, Coronavirus, covid-19, Yuval Steinitz
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 $20/MWh by 2030.
Apr 30, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, India, China, Australia, LCOE, Chile, South america, Brazil, Asia, Oceania, United Arab Emirates, North America, middle east, WORLD, United States
Quotes of US$ 0.0162/ kWh become Saudi Arabia shortlists companies for 1.47 GW solar tender
Several of the globe's leading eco-friendly energy gamers have actually tabled ultra-low proposals under the 2nd round of Saudi Arabia's renewable resource program, readied to get a 1.47 GW overall.
Apr 7, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, Masdar, Saudi Arabia, Asia, REPDO, middle east, acwa, NREP
Suntech backs meteocontrol link-up to flourish in the Middle East
Suntech is backing the mix of high-efficiency panels with the solution offering of sibling business meteocontrol to get grip in the Middle East
Mar 3, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, manufacturing, O&M, c-si manufacturing, monocrystalline wafer, middle east, Dubai, Suntech, meteocontrol, Vincent Cao
WoodMac: Merchant shift may push PV towards risk-keener owners
Solar’s embrace of subsidy-free models could push it in greater numbers towards owners with the experience to navigate power price swings, according to Wood Mackenzie.
Oct 7, 2019 // Markets & Finance News, Europe, woodmac, Africa, middle east, NextEra, Rishab Shrestha, Tom Heggarty
Solar and the chocolate factory
The latest 7 MW of net metered solar capacity in Dubai indicates 11 MW were added across ten new arrays in just nine days as the Shams initiative continues to work up a head of steam.
Sep 27, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Dewa, Asia, Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, middle east, Dubai, UAE, Nestlé, Shams
All systems go for Saudi Arabia’s top ground-mounted PV plant
A ground-mounted solar project billed as Saudi Arabia’s largest to date has reached the finish line, and is now set to power the operations of a food and beverage conglomerate.
Aug 22, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Saudi Arabia, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, Asia, middle east, almarai