China establishes first 2022 solar subsidy pot at US$ 357.2 m.
China has exposed its preliminary subsidy limits for existing renewables projects in 2022, nevertheless it remains to be seen whether the financing is to be topped up.
Nov 18, 2021 // Plants, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, China, Asia, subsidy, decarbonisation
China wraps up 2020 solar aid plan
With the intro of assisted feed-in costs for various sorts of electrical power by China's National Development and also Reform Commission (NDRC), the globe's biggest solar market has its PV aid plan completed 2 months earlier than in 2019.
Apr 9, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Policy, China, Asia, subsidy, NDRC
Netherlands puts forward €5 billion in new clean energy subsidies
The Netherlands has launched the latest round of its renewable energy subsidy programme SDE+ this week, with a budget to the tune of €5 billion (~US$5.6 billion).
Oct 31, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Policy, floating PV, Europe, Netherlands, subsidy, subsidy-free, sde+, holland, dutch
Germany ditches solar subsidy cap to hasten clean energy shift
The German government has acted to remove a key hurdle to solar growth, in a deal hammered out as pressure for bold climate policies builds in the country’s streets and legislative chambers.
Sep 23, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Policy, Germany, Europe, subsidy, Angela Merkel, Carsten Körnig, Malu Dreyer, Simone Peter
Commercial solar at grid parity in China but a hard line is needed on soft costs
Deploying commercial and industrial PV in China without subsidy is already profitable in some areas, according to a new study, but prohibitive soft costs and cheap electricity are the main barriers for such installations in areas where grid parity remains out of reach.
Aug 16, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Residential, Grids, Tariffs, China, PV module, solar rooftops, subsidy