Rooftop PV News

Let's follow the world’s freshest events and breaking news regarding rooftop-mounted photovoltaic power systems together. Major solar rooftop projects, new roof PV plant models, pricing, and much more. In this news section we post publications concerning rooftop solar plants - PV systems mounted on rooftops of residential and commercial buildings.

Dublin-based UrbanVolt to supply solar electricity to businesses for EUR0.10/ kWh.
Dublin-based energy effectiveness business UrbanVolt has actually launched a new service to provide solar power to huge as well as small businesses through roof solar installments.
Apr 9, 2021 // Commercial, Residential, Markets & Finance News, Rooftop PV, EDF Renewables, Elgin Energy, UrbanVolt, Kevin Maughan, Dublin, Wexford Solar
Marley acquires United States roof planetary systems supplier Viridian
UK roofing systems manufacturer Marley Ltd has taken over Viridian Solar Ltd, a provider of roof-integrated photovoltaic panels, for an undisclosed amount.
Apr 5, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Rooftop PV, UK, Europe, rooftop PV, Viridian Solar, Marley Ltd, David Speakman
Radiance Renewables Obtains 152 MW Solar Roof Properties of Azure Power
Radiance Renewables Pvt. Ltd. (Radiance), a gamer in the competitive renewable energy options for commercial, industrial and also residential customers has actually introduced an arrangement to obtain the solar rooftop assets of Azure Power Global Limited for Rs 536.5 crore covering 152.5 MW consisting of 8.1 MW of unfinished and also 18.5 MW of lately commissioned properties. Radiance is a 100% subsidiary of the Green Growth Equity Fund (" GGEF"), India's leading Climate fund, taken care of by EverSource Capital.
Apr 5, 2021 // Rooftop PV, Azure Power, Ranjit Gupta, Dhanpal Jhaveri, ebersource capital, manikkan sangameswaran, Radiance Renewables, rooftop solar portfolio, solar buyout, Solar Deal
Toshiba completes 6.4-MW roof PV plant in Japan
Toshiba Corp (TYO:6502) said on Wednesday it has completed, together with partners, a 6.4-MW rooftop solar setup at the Tahara plant of Tokyo Steel Manufacturing Co Ltd (TYO:5423) in Aichi prefecture.
Mar 25, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Rooftop PV, Japan, Asia, rooftop PV, Toshiba
Will the pandemic trigger a boom for rooftop solar?
The UK solar field arised reasonably unharmed from the pandemic in 2020 as well as now thinks that it can take advantage of the new work from house culture, which has seen residential energy expenses rise. We speak to Solar Energy UK to figure out a lot more.
Mar 10, 2021 // Residential, Rooftop PV, UK, Europe, rooftop PV, Chris Hewet
Berlin aims to introduce regulation for intallations of PV rooftop systems
The Berlin Us senate has passed a solar law for the funding. According to the draft, building owners need to mount photovoltaic systems on brand-new buildings from January 1, 2023, as well as additionally on existing buildings if the roofing system with an area of more than 50 square meters is "substantially changed." New structures would certainly need to cover at least 30 percent of their gross roof covering location, as well as existing buildings a minimum of 30 percent of their internet roof location with solar systems.
Mar 4, 2021 // Policy, Rooftop PV, Germany, Europe, rooftop PV
West Bengal Issues Tender to Establish 9.9 MW Rooftop Solar Plant
West Bengal Renewable Energy Development Agency (WBREDA) has released a tender for establishing 9.9 MW of grid-connected roof solar PV plants.
Feb 23, 2021 // Plants, Rooftop PV, India, Solar Energy, Asia, rooftop solar, West Bengal, solar power project, WBREDA
Will Larger Solar Module Sizes Benefit Every Person?
As Panel Sizes Expand, Time For A Fact Check For C&I Buyers & Residential homeowners seeking Roof Solar.
Feb 23, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Residential, Markets & Finance News, Rooftop PV, REC Group, solar module, REC Alpha Series, Rohit Kumar
Mitsubishi switches on 5-MW PV plant in Thailand
Mitsubishi Motors Company (TYO:7211) introduced on Saturday it has actually put into operation a 5-MW rooftop planetary system at its manufacturing facility in Thailand.
Feb 22, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Rooftop PV, Thailand, Asia, Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, PV Power Plant
Alternus Energy introduces procurement of KKSOL as well as solar plant in Italy
Alternus Energy Group has introduced its purchase of solar operator KKSOL as well as its 557kW-peak rooftop photovoltaic solar plant in Acona, Italy.
Feb 22, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Rooftop PV, Italy, Europe, PV Power Plant, Alternus Energy, Vincent Browne, KKSOL
BeBa Energy installs 1.51 MW of roof PV for apple cultivator Goatham
BeBa Energy has actually set up 1.51 MW of roof solar across four buildings at 2 websites owned by apple growers AC Goatham & Son.
Feb 12, 2021 // Plants, Commercial, Residential, Rooftop PV, UK, Europe, Huawei, rooftop PV, BeBa Energy, JASolar, Ross Goatham, Shaun Beattie
Tata Power Partners with Tata Basera to Deal Discount Rates on Solar Roof Products
Tata Power India's largest incorporated power utility, today introduced that it has actually partnered with Tata Basera to promote its Solar Rooftop Providers as well as Home Automation Products amongst Individual Home Builders as well as Tata Steel's channel partners.
Feb 10, 2021 // Rooftop PV, India, Asia, tata power solar, Solar Rooftop, Tata Basera, Tata group, Tata Steel
Wells Fargo & Ameresco to Install Solar Assets at Nearly 100 Wells Fargo Properties
New rooftop, carport as well as ground install systems installed at Wells Fargo retail and also corporate areas across the U.S. will generate concerning 45,000 megawatt hours yearly
Feb 3, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Rooftop PV, USA, North America, ameresco, Wells Fargo, International, Solar Photovoltaic, Electricity, Wells Fargo & Ameresco, Bob Georgeoff
New solar installments at Contec making headquarters to balance out 53% of power usage
Contec just recently partnered with Pisgah Energy and also Southern Current to create, create and mount a rooftop and ground-mounted solar project at its headquarters in Spartanburg, South Carolina. The two systems, completing 625.5 kWDC, work as on-site electric generation for Contec, increasing the firm's efforts to manufacture items with renewable energy.
Feb 3, 2021 // Plants, Rooftop PV, USA, North America, Contec, Jack McBride, Evan Becka, Scott Wolfrey
Cleantech agrees long-lasting solar arrangement with Dulux proprietor
AzkoNobel, which owns paint brand Dulux, has actually authorized a lasting agreement with Asian C&I specialist Cleantech Solar to mount three rooftop planetary systems at its websites in Thailand and Malaysia.
Feb 3, 2021 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Rooftop PV, Malaysia, Thailand, Asia, rooftop PV, Cleantech, Dulux, AzkoNobel