Solar Large-Scale Plants News

In this category, we have collected all the breaking news on large-scale solar power plants. Solar photovoltaic station, or PV farm, is a power generating facility meant for conversion of solar energy into electrical power. Huge utility-scale solar parks comprise of hundreds of thousands (or sometimes even millions) of PV modules.

Sunworks to acquire domestic solar firm Solcius
United States solar installers Sunworks Inc (NASDAQ: SUNW) as well as Solcius LLC claimed last week they have actually agreed to incorporate, developing a firm with an impact in 12 states.
Apr 12, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Residential, USA, North America, Sunworks, Solcius, Jason Knapp
Japan's Lixil to develop 5-MW solar plant on roof of Thai factory
Tokyo-based supplier of building products as well as housing tools Lixil Corp (TYO:5938), announced last week it will set up a 5-MW solar plant on the roof of an aluminium factory in Thailand.
Apr 12, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Japan, Thailand, Asia, PV Power Plant, Lixil
SPI Energy to get 6.5-MW solar-plus-storage project in Massachusetts
Hong Kong-based SPI Energy Co Ltd (NASDAQ: SPI) has actually consented to get a 6.5-MW neighborhood solar photovoltaic or pv (PV) project combined with 5.45 MWh of storage space in Massachusetts.
Apr 12, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, solar-plus-storage, North America, SPI Energy, Xiaofeng Peng
BayWa re fires up 30-MW solar-plus-storage hybrid at Mali gold mine
Germany's BayWa r.e. AG claimed it has taken part in the appointing of an off-grid hybrid system incorporating a 30-MW solar farm with a battery at the Fekola gold mine in Mali, West Africa.
Apr 12, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, solar-plus-storage, Africa, BayWa, solar farm
L&T wins 1.5 GW solar agreement in Saudi Arabia
The renewable energy branch of Larsen and also Toubro's (L&T) Power Transmission as well as Distribution service has secured an engineering, purchase and also building (EPC) contract for a solar photovoltaic (PV) plant in Saudi Arabia.
Apr 12, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Markets & Finance News, Saudi Arabia, PPA, Asia, PV Power Plant, L&T, Sekharipuram Narayanan Subrahmanyan
UNITED STATES to include every year 20 GW of large-scale solar ability over the next five years
The U.S. ended 2020 with record wind and also solar additions, defeating previous highs in all sectors, according to BloombergNEF's (BNEF) latest "1H 2021 U.S. Renewable Energy Market Outlook".
Apr 12, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, USA, BNEF, North America, Tara Narayanan, Tom Rowlands Rees
Green Hydrogen for Scotland project targets 40MW of solar as well as 50MW of battery storage
British energy business ScottishPower is targeting as much as 40MW of solar as part of its Green Hydrogen for Scotland project.
Apr 12, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Storage, Solar to Fuel, green hydrogen, solar farm, ITM Power, BOC, ScottishPower, Whitelee wind farm
Clearway breaks ground on 75 MW of solar projects in Hawaii
Clearway Energy Group on Thursday launched building of 2 solar projects in Hawaii that have a complete capability of 75 MW and are combined with a combined 300 MWh of storage.
Apr 9, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, USA, Hawaii, North America, clearway, solar projects, Scott Seu
Canadian Solar Starts Building on 143 MWp of Solar Projects in Japan
announced today that it has actually started construction on four solar projects in Japan completing 143 MWp This portfolio includes Canadian Solar's flagship mega-project, the 100 MWp Azuma Kofuji project found in the Fukushima Prefecture, as well as various other projects completing 43 MWp in the Ibaraki as well as Hiroshima Prefectures.
Apr 8, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Japan, Canadian Solar, Asia, Dr. Shawn Qu, solar projects
Iberdrola produces JV with insurance policy company to invest in 1GW of Spanish renewables
Iberdrola has created a critical partnership with insurance company Mapfre that will initially purchase 230MW of clean energy projects in Spain, consisting of 130MW of solar PV.
Apr 8, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Spain, Portugal, Battery Storage, Iberdrola, Europe, joint venture, utility, data centres, Merlin Properties, Jakob Carnemark
Black Hills Energy concurs PPA for 200MW Colorado solar center
Utility group Black Hills Energy has actually signed a 15-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with solar energy business 174 Power Global for its initial large solar power project in Colorado, US
Apr 8, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, PPA, Colorado, power purchase agreement, North America, 174 power global, black hills energy, Vance Crocker
Enel begin on 31-MW solar plant in Panama
Italy's Enel SpA (BIT: ENEL) has actually commenced building and construction of a 30.88-MW solar park in Panama's province of Chiriqui.
Apr 7, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Enel, North America, panama, PV Power Plant
ACWA Power settles agreements for 200-MW solar project in Egypt
Saudi renewables designer ACWA Power on Wednesday introduced that it has actually authorized final contracts related to its 200-MW Kom Ombo solar photovoltaic (PV) project in Egypt.
Apr 7, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Asia, Africa, Egypt, ACWA Power, Solar Project, Mohamed Shaker El Markabi
Belectric payments 38 MW solar plant for Vattenfall hybrid nuclear power plant
German Belectric Solar & Battery GmbH has actually completed a solar plant for Vattenfall's initial crossbreed nuclear power plant in the Netherlands. The "Haringvliet Zuid Energy Park" includes an onshore wind farm (22 MW), a battery storage space facility (12 MW) and a 38 MW ground-mounted solar system.
Apr 7, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Germany, Europe, Belectric, PV Power Plant
Kenya's initial floating PV plant took into operation
German Ecoligo GmbH has finished the initial floating solar plant in Kenya. The 69 kilowatt system provides tidy energy to the sustainable Rift Valley Roses blossom farm as well as floats on among the farm's water reservoirs, saving space. The system matches another 75 kW planetary system which has been installed on a roof in 2019. The farm can now satisfy 60 percent of its electrical energy requires via solar energy.
Apr 7, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Floating PV, Germany, floating PV, Europe, PV Power Plant, Ecoligo GmbH