renewable energy sources

Athens airport commissions 15.8 MW solar power plant
The Athens International Airport is now covering two thirds of its electricity needs with solar energy-- a 15.8 MW center has been added to an 8.05 MW solar unit constructed in 2011.
Apr 13, 2023 // Plants, Greece, Europe, energy transition, Solar Power, PV Power Plant, Electricity, decarbonization, renewable energy sources, Athens
Kalyon completes its 1.35 GW solar park Karapınar in Turkey's Konya province
Kalyon Holding's renewable energy branch has actually finished the construction of its 1.35 GW solar energy plant in Karapınar in Central Anatolia. It is just one of the biggest in the world. The Turkish business likewise said it increased the capacity of its solar module factory near Ankara to 2 GW per year.
Apr 10, 2023 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Asia, Turkey, Solar Power, renewable energy sources, Karapinar
Statkraft, Ocean Sun total Albania's very first floating solar power plant
Statkraft's floating solar plant on the tank of its Banja hydropower plant in Albania has 2 MW in capacity and also consists of four units. It is the only such power plant in Southeastern Europe with the exception of a few pilot projects in Turkey.
Feb 17, 2023 // Plants, Floating PV, Statkraft, Solar Power, Ocean Sun, hydropower plants, renewable energy sources, hybrid power plants, floating solar power plants
Hungary's power grid can not fit any more solar capacity
Up until Hungary gets access to European funds for grid upgrades, any type of brand-new solar power plants and also small roof systems can only be utilized for own intake. The domestic PV sector is requiring exemptions for locations where the network can absorb more capacity.
Oct 20, 2022 // Grids, Rooftop PV, Solar Panels, Hungary, Europe, rooftop solar, Solar Power, transmission, renewable energy sources, Power Grid, prosumers, rooftop photovoltaic
NREL Scientist Use Silica Sand to Store Renewable Power
NREL choices a modular, economical, build-anywhere particle thermal energy storage technology Energy storage space in sand offers affordable path for trusted electrical power and warm supply in renewable energy era
Sep 8, 2021 // Technology, Storage, NREL, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, biden administration, renewable energy sources, The ENDURING Mechanism, Zhiwen Ma