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.

Hidroelectrica & Masdar Form JV for Green Projects in Romania
Romanian energy firm Hidroelectrica as well as UAE renewable energy firm Masdar have actually signed a joint venture agreement to build wind farms offshore as well as floating solar parks in Romania.
Mar 22, 2023 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Floating PV, Masdar, JV, solar projects, floating photovoltaic, Hidroelectrica, Crucea wind farm, Hidroelectrica Masdar JV, Offshore wind farm, offshore wind technologies, wind energy projects
Hidroelectrica, Masdar strategy offshore wind, floating PV in Romania
Romanian hydropower manufacturer Hidroelectrica has inked a deal to develop a joint venture with Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, better called Masdar, for the development of offshore wind as well as floating solar projects in the Southeastern European country.
Mar 21, 2023 // Plants, Floating PV, Masdar, Europe, Romania, Hidroelectrica
Brazil switches on 1.2 MWp floating solar farm in Minas Gerais
A consortium developed by Brazilian cooperative Creral and also regional engineering firm Mil Engenharia has actually taken into operation a 1.2-MWp floating solar power plant in the southeastern state of Minas Gerais.
Mar 20, 2023 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, South america, Brazil, minas gerais, solar farm
Duke Energy to build Florida floating solar array
Work with 1MW pilot to start later on this month in Polk County
Mar 17, 2023 // Floating PV, USA, Duke Energy, North America, floating solar array
Jan de Nul, DEME, Tractebel launch offshore PV project
Seavolt is a floating solar array that can hold up against harsh conditions according to the trio
Mar 8, 2023 // Technology, Floating PV, Tractebel, DEME, Jan de Nul
Exactly How Floating Solar Panels Are Being Used to Power Electric Grids
Solar panels that float on water are coming to be a preferred clean-energy alternative for island nations and those with restricted land. These photos reveal the opportunities. In a globe of finite land, solar farms can take up a lot of space. But there's a service for that scarcity: panels that float.
Mar 8, 2023 // Floating PV, floating solar panels
BayWa r.e. Commissions Largest Floating Solar Power Plant in Central Europe Through ECOwind Subsidiary
BayWa r.e., through its Austrian subsidiary ECOwind, has commissioned the fourth-largest floating solar power plant in Europe, with a peak capacity of 24.5 MW, located in Grafenwörth, Lower Austria. This photovoltaic system is estimated to generate 26.7 GWh of electricity annually, providing power to 7,500 households in the region.
Feb 28, 2023 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, baywa r.e., PV Power Plant
Germany's BayWa r.e. Builds Central Europe's Largest Floating Solar Plant
The 24.5 MWp capacity plant in Grafenwörth in the state of Lower Austria covers a location of 14 hectares on 2 artificial lakes of a previous sand and also gravel pit. It will create 26,700 MWh of green power per year and also have the ability to provide concerning 7,500 houses.
Feb 22, 2023 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, Europe, baywa r.e, floating solar plant
ECOwind completes Austrian floating solar farm
The 24MW project is among the biggest in Europe
Feb 21, 2023 // Plants, Floating PV, Europe, Austria, ECOwind, floating solar farm
Zambezi River Authority Considers Building Floating Solar Plant at Kariba Dam, Zimbabwe
Zambezi River Authority, which runs Kariba Dam in Zimbabwe, is seeking to utilize floating solar panels to create power after plummeting water levels strengthened power outages in Zambia and also Zimbabwe.
Feb 21, 2023 // Plants, Floating PV, International Energy Agency, floating solar panels, floating solar plant, electricity demand, Gorge Hydroelectric Power Station, hydropower capacity, Kariba Dam, power outages, state power utilities, Zambezi River Authority
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
World's Largest Man-Made Dam Weighs Utilizing Floating Solar Panels
The authorities accountable of the globe's biggest man-made lake are considering making use of floating photovoltaic panels to produce power after plummeting water levels strengthened power outages in Zambia and also Zimbabwe.
Feb 16, 2023 // Plants, Floating PV, PV Power Plant, floating solar panels
Kaleshwaram Project In Telangana Will Not Have Floating Solar
Telangana Energy Minister G Jagadish Reddy has clarified regarding Kaleshwaram Project in the state assembly. The Telangana government was considering the opportunity of mounting solar power panels over the canals of the state.
Feb 13, 2023 // Plants, Floating PV, India, Asia, Telangana, floating solar plants, fishermen, G Jagadish Reddy, Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Scheme
Iberdrola Secured First Floating Solar Park in Alsace France to Generate 27 GWh Annually
Iberdrola SA has won a tender to build a 25-MWp floating solar plant in the region of France, near the border with Germany and Switzerland. The project will create Iberdrola's first floating solar plant in France and is expected to generate 27 GWh of electricity annually.
Feb 13, 2023 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Floating PV, France, Iberdrola, Europe, PV Power Plant
Iberdrola Wins First French Floating Solar Project
Iberdrola has been awarded its first floating solar power project in France, with a total capacity of 25MW. This project is part of the call for tenders issued in 2022 by Kurtzenhouse municipality, in Alsace, and will occupy an area of approximately 13.5 hectares of the 28 hectares available on the site.
Feb 3, 2023 // Floating PV, Iberdrola, PV Power Plant