Solar Floating PV Plants News

Especially for you, we are collecting all the news and fresh information related to floating photovoltaic installations. Floating solar plant is a PV system mounted onto a structure floating on water surface. Floating green energy solutions are advanced technologies that allow saving land and making use of existing water basins. Also: Solar Installers Directory.

TNB's 2.5-GW Hydro-Floating Solar Plan Accelerated
TNB accelerates renewable energy deployment with 2.5 GW hybrid hydro-floating solar project on dam reservoirs, partnering with state agencies for National Energy Transition Roadmap.
Feb 26, 2024 // Plants, Floating PV, TNB, PV Power Plant
Taiwan's Largest Floating Solar Project Completed Successfully
Experience the future of renewable energy with Ciel & Terre Taiwan and HEXA Renewables' innovative floating solar project in Taiwan's Changbin Industrial Park.
Feb 22, 2024 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, Taiwan, PV Power Plant, Ciel & Terre Taiwan, HEXA
Taiwan's Changbin 3 & 4: Floating Solar Success
Hexa Renewables and Ciel & Terre Taiwan expand floating solar farm in Taiwan, overcoming challenges of tidal changes and typhoons. A groundbreaking 192MW project in Changbin Industrial Park.
Feb 20, 2024 // Plants, Floating PV, Taiwan, PV Power Plant, Hexa Renewables, Ciel & Terre Taiwan
Malaysia's Semarak RE and PowerChina to Develop Groundbreaking Green Hydrogen Project
Semarak RE and China Hydropower join forces to develop Malaysia's first large-scale green hydrogen project, utilizing floating photovoltaic power generation. PowerChina will provide expertise and support. Global hydrogen production set to soar by 2030.
Jan 24, 2024 // Plants, Floating PV, Solar to Fuel, Malaysia, Powerchina, Asia, green hydrogen, Semarak RE
Goa's Ambitious Floating Solar Plan: Rs 1,300 Cr Investment
SJVN Green Energy Ltd (SGEL) plans to invest over Rs 1,300 crore in floating solar projects in Goa, aiming to increase solar power generation, conserve water, create jobs, and achieve the state's net-zero target.
Jan 23, 2024 // Plants, Floating PV, Solar Panels, Goa, SJVN Green Energy, SGEL, Selaulim, Amthanem, Anjunem, Chapoli
Ciel & Terre Makes Waves with 11 MW Floating Solar Project in France
Ciel & Terre's innovative aiR Optim technology is powering their first floating solar project in France, upgrading a quarry lake with renewable energy.
Jan 18, 2024 // Plants, Floating PV, France, Europe, Ciel & Terre, PV Power Plant
Floating Solar: Ciel & Terre's 11-MWp Launch
Ciel & Terre is leading the way in floating solar, with the construction of an 11-MWp power park in France. Utilizing its innovative Hydrelio aiR Optim technology, this project will be part of a 100-MWp portfolio across Europe this year.
Jan 8, 2024 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, Ciel & Terre, PV Power Plant
China Floats Solar to Green Beijing
China could power up to 863GW of green energy with floating solar, allowing it to bring solar power to regions where land is limited. With the potential to occupy 7,117 square kilometres less land than traditional PV, floating solar offers higher power outputs and a more economic solution.
Jan 3, 2024 // Plants, Floating PV, China, Asia, PV Power Plant
Floating PV Booster: GCL-Ocean Sun's Cost-Cutting Success
GCL SI and Ocean Sun have achieved a breakthrough in solar technology. Their BOOST floating solar demonstrator has 270 kWp of capacity, waterproof and frameless modules, and superior durability. It's set to revolutionize the industry with increased power output and affordability.
Jan 2, 2024 // Plants, Floating PV, PV Power Plant, Ocean Sun, GCL SI
China's Floating PV Power Station: Fishery-Photovoltaic Complementary.
China's largest floating photovoltaic power station, Anhui Fuyang Southern Wind-solar-storage Base, utilizes flooded coal mining areas to generate renewable energy while protecting the local environment. Offsetting 220,000 tonnes of coal and 580,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide, the 'fishery-photovoltaic complementary' model provides clean energy for 700,000 people daily.
Dec 29, 2023 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, China, Asia, PV Power Plant
Floating Solar Powers Up: Duke Energy's Florida Launch
Duke Energy has kicked off Florida's first floating solar project, featuring 1 MW of solar PV capacity and 1,800 floating solar panels for increased power production. This is part of the firm's plans to have 25 solar power plants with a total capacity of 1500 MW in operation by 2024.
Dec 19, 2023 // Plants, Floating PV, USA, Duke Energy, Florida, North America, PV Power Plant
Sri Lanka Approves 700 MW Floating Solar PPA
The Sri Lankan government has approved a 700-MW floating solar park with 1.5 GWh battery storage, providing 1,100 GWh of renewable energy annually and investing USD 1.72 billion. An environmental milestone, this project will revolutionize the energy sector of Kilinochchi.
Dec 14, 2023 // Plants, Floating PV, PPA, Asia, Sri Lanka, PV Power Plant
Latvia's Floating Solar Farm: DEREX Powers Sloka Plant
Derex has installed a 2.1MW floating solar farm in Latvia to power the Sloka wastewater treatment plant. By 2023, the Sungrow-designed system using RECOM Technologies' modules will reduce electricity costs and reliance on energy market rates while protecting the local ecosystem.
Dec 12, 2023 // Floating PV, Europe, Latvia, floating solar farm, DEREX Powers Sloka Plant
Malaysia Seeks EPC for 30-MW Floatovoltaics
TNB is building a 30-MW solar park, the first of its kind in Malaysia, to power the nation toward its 2030 renewable energy goal. EPC contractors have until Dec 8 to submit proposals and help the nation reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.
Nov 17, 2023 // Plants, Floating PV, TNB, Malaysia, Asia, PV Power Plant
Jokowi Inaugurates $108M Floating Solar Plant
Experience the future of renewable energy as President Jokowi inaugurates a groundbreaking $108 million floating solar power plant in Indonesia. Join PLN Nusantara and Masdar as they collaborate to reach 1,000 MWp and help Indonesia reach a 23% renewable energy target by 2025.
Nov 9, 2023 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, Asia, Indonesia, PV Power Plant