Solar, wind performance enables Portuguese regulatory authority to suggest tariff cut
Portugal's electricity regulatory authority has actually claimed higher than forecasted solar as well as wind generation has enabled it to propose a 2.6% reduction in regulated tariffs to protect consumers in the country from soaring energy rates.
May 4, 2022 // Tariffs, Policy, Portugal, Europe, iberia, regulation, electricity prices
Commerce extends review duration for Auxin Solar petition despite market lobbying
The US Department of Commerce has actually offered itself more time to examine an anti-circumvention petition from Auxin Solar despite cautions from greater than 200 business that recommended tariffs could create "tragic and also unneeded injury" to the country's PV industry.
Mar 10, 2022 // Manufacturing News, USA, North America, Auxin Solar, regulation, circumvention, countervailing duties, department of commerce, anti dumping, AD/CVD, SOLV Energy, import tariffs,, policy,, seia,
Vietnam's short-term solar outlook hurt by regulatory uncertainty as well as network capacity, grid requires US$ 32.9 bn in investment by 2030
Vietnam's near-term renewables outlook will certainly be weighed down by regulatory and functional unpredictabilities stemming from a lack of clear policy as well as an "underdeveloped grid capacity", according to Fitch Solutions' most current report on the marketplace.
Mar 7, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Asia, fitch solutions, Vietnam, regulation, grid connections, grid capacity, grid infrastructure, grid upgrades, national power development plan, regulatory issues
USITC suggests extension of Section 201 tariffs on solar cells, modules
The US International Trade Commission has actually suggested that the Section 201 protect tariffs on solar cells and also modules be expanded.
Nov 25, 2021 // Tariffs, USA, SEIA, China, Asia, North America, Joe Biden, policy, section 201, trade tariffs, regulation
Businesses emphasize necessity for Congress to increase US solar through federal policy
A letter co-signed by more than 750 United States organisations has called on US Congress to push via policies to considerably ramp up renewables implementation in the country.
Sep 9, 2021 // Policy, USA, SEIA, ITC, North America, investment tax credit, policy, congress, regulation
California PUC approves 11.5 GW clean power procurement however much less enthusiastic on rooftop solar
California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) has actually approved a 11.5 GW purchase of power capability from greenhouse gas-free sources, while additionally approving a resolution that advocates stated will certainly have extreme negative influence on the state's residential solar and also solar-plus-storage development.
Jun 26, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Policy, Rooftop PV, California, USA, CPUC, North America, renewables, regulation, utilities commission, Clifford Rechtschaffen, Bernadette De Chiaro
United States senator asks for solar manufacturing tax credit to drive down 'expensive expenses'
Senator Jon Ossoff has presented regulation that would establish a tax credit for US-based solar makers to help them much better compete with Chinese opponents.
Jun 23, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Policy, USA, SEIA, North America, regulation, tax credits
New Chinese policy proposition stories terminate of national solar aids
A draft proposal put forward by China's National Development and also Reform Commission might see aids for brand-new solar projects terminated, beginning this year.
Apr 9, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Policy, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, China, Asia, residential solar, subsidies, policy, regulation
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
Slow solar rollout worsening grid supply worries, French system driver RTE advises
France's grid operator RTE has warned of tighter than projection power supply margins, with hold-ups to renewables growth in the nation expected to exacerbate a shortfall of nuclear generation.
Mar 25, 2021 // Plants, Grids, Policy, France, Europe, grid, policy, decarbonisation, renewables, regulation, rte, system operator, Xavier Piechaczyk
Records roll as 'historic' 2020 United States solar deployment tees up decade of growth
The US solar industry smashed multiple records in 2020 as the sector recorded an "historic" 4th quarter, teeing up an honest decade where installations are anticipated to more than quadruple.
Mar 16, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, USA, SEIA, woodmac, North America, investment tax credit, policy, regulation, us solar, woodmackenzie
Senate approves 2 bipartisan choices for FERC commissioners
The United States Senate has actually approved 2 candidates for the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) that were chosen by President Donald Trump, bringing the company to a full enhance of five commissioners.
Dec 2, 2020 // Policy, USA, FERC, Donald Trump, North America, Gregory Wetstone, regulation, government, clean energy transition, republican, democrat, senate, us senate
Bifacial exception from US Section 201 tariffs is rescinded
The exemption for bifacial photovoltaic panels from Section 201 tariffs in the US has ultimately been reversed, implying bifacial panels imported right into the United States are currently subject to tariffs of 20%.
Nov 20, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, Policy, USA, bifacial, Donald Trump, North America, regulation
Bifacial panels likely to stay exempt from Section 201 tariffs
US President Donald Trump's plan to reverse the exemption for bifacial panels within Section 201 profession tariffs look readied to be warded off once more.
Oct 19, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, USA, Donald Trump, North America, section 201, regulation, bifacial exemption, import tariffs, bifacial tariffs
New 100GW US energy storage space objective 'completely practical and possible', states ESA
The United States Energy Storage Association (ESA) has actually taken on a target of 100GW of energy storage capability in the country by 2030, an ability it said would assist facilitate better penetration of renewables.
Aug 26, 2020 // Storage, USA, ENERGY STORAGE, Battery Storage, North America, Kelly Speakes-Backman, policy, decarbonisation, renewables, ESA, regulation