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.

Australian political election pledge includes interest-free car loans for roof solar and battery storage
The Australian Capital Territory (ACT) branch of the nation's Labor Party will certainly offer zero-interest financings for rooftop photovoltaic panels, family battery storage and also hot water heatpump if re-elected in an upcoming political election.
Aug 3, 2020 // Plants, Markets & Finance, Storage, Rooftop PV, Battery Storage, Australia, solar-plus-storage, Oceania, home solar, canberra, australian capital territory, Andrew Barr, Amanda McKenzie
India will certainly get to 125 GW sustainable ability by December 2022
A brand-new report by ICRA states large-scale solar in the country will likely achieve the 60 GW target established by the Indian government. Rooftop solar and also wind, however, will certainly see a shortfall.
Jul 31, 2020 // Large-Scale, Commercial, Residential, Markets & Finance, Rooftop PV, India, Asia, ICRA, Sabyasachi Majumdar
Hexagon Peak and also Inpos to Develop Biggest Roof Solar System in Vietnam
Hexagon Peak has actually become part of a PPA with NWIT for the biggest roof solar system in Vietnam with a small power result of 6 MWp to be constructed by Inpos.
Jul 23, 2020 // Plants, Rooftop PV, Asia, rooftop solar, Vietnam, International, Foxconn, Hexagon Peak, Inpos, Dzung Nguyen
Octopus Renewables takes 'interesting action' as it gets 9.1 MW of roof solar
Octopus Renewables has actually gotten a 9.1 MW profile of functional property UK roof solar assets.
Jul 20, 2020 // Residential, Markets & Finance, Rooftop PV, UK, Europe, Peter Dias, Octopus Renewables
Australian rooftop PV might face grid restraints
The capability to feed electrical energy from roof PV selections into Australia's circulation network may be seriously restricted in the future, as installments appear most likely to surpass assumptions. A Cornwall Insight projection sees some 24.45 GW of rooftop solar to be included with 2030-- a rate that increases the demand for a distribution-level market and may see connections cut in the future.
Jul 17, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Residential, Markets & Finance, Rooftop PV, Australia, rooftop PV, Oceania, Ben Cerini
Seraphim provides all-black'S 2' photovoltaic panel without performance sacrifice for residential roofs
Seraphim Solar has introduced its S2 full-black half-cell series module, particularly tailor-made for residential and business rooftop installments. This new model of the present S2 module series offers an all-black facade for remarkable visual appeals, while offering high-performance power output of approximately 330Wp, advanced shielding protection as well as an extensive 15-year item guarantee.
Jul 16, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Residential, Rooftop PV, pv modules, c-si manufacturing, rooftop PV, PERC, seraphim solar
Saudi Arabia outlines brand-new arrangements for roof PV
The policies will require power suppliers to give even more assistance to home owners and services willing to go solar. The new framework will apply to PV systems varying in size from 1 kW-2 MW and also to all power consumers.
Jul 13, 2020 // Commercial, Residential, Markets & Finance, Policy, Rooftop PV, Saudi Arabia, Asia, rooftop PV
Chinese-made HJT striking Australian rooftops
Risen Australia as well as distributor One Stop Warehouse signed an expanded 150 MW distribution offer recently, noting the Chinese maker's most recent effort to broaden in the rooftop sector. With Risen's brand-new heterojunction component, the 415-435 W Sieger, now relocating right into automation, One Stop Warehouse's Leo Ye welcomed the "brand-new, fresh" technology.
Jul 7, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Residential, Markets & Finance, Rooftop PV, Australia, Eric Lee, Oceania, Risen, One Stop Warehouse, Leo Ye, Andy Cheng
A flexible mounting system for roof PV systems
Altec Metalltechnik has actually developed a mounting system that it asserts can be combined with all roofing system types, no matter the kind of component.
Jun 26, 2020 // Markets & Finance, Policy, Rooftop PV, Germany, Europe, Altec Metalltechnik, mounting system, Markus Stehle
REIL tenders residential roof solar in Bihar
Proposals are invited to establish an accumulation 1 MW grid-connected roof solar capability in residential field throughout different areas in Bihar. The projects-- in dimensions of 1 kW to 10 kW and past 10 kW-- are to be set up in turnkey setting. Bidding closes on July 8.
Jun 25, 2020 // Residential, Rooftop PV, India, tender, Asia, rooftop PV, REIL
Considerable decrease in possibly dangerous PV systems in Australia
A very small number of PV systems mounted on Australian roofs are thought about to be possibly unsafe, the nation's Clean Energy Regulator states in a new report. It identifies water entering DC isolators as the greatest danger and the most usual reason for PV system failings.
Jun 25, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Residential, Rooftop PV, Australia, rooftop PV, Oceania, Kane Thornton
Tender Issued for 100 kWp Rooftop Solar Plant in Haryana
APCPL has released a tender for setting up of 100 kWp roof solar plant at the Bal Bharati Public School at APCPL Jhajjar in the IGSTPP township in Haryana.
Jun 17, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Rooftop PV, India, tender, Asia, rooftop PV, APCPL
Positive news for California rooftop solar in Q2-- thus far
With a data factor of one (California solar interconnection data through the end of April), the author makes hopeful reasonings about U.S. solar in Q2 as well as 2020.
Jun 16, 2020 // Rooftop PV, Market Research, USA, North America, Brad Heavner
Sweden closes discount scheme for roof PV
The government claimed programmers have another month to get the subsidy. It also delayed the project-completion due date from Dec. 31, 2020, to June 30, 2021. From following year, roof PV will likely be sustained by undefined tax obligation breaks.
Jun 15, 2020 // Plants, Commercial, Residential, Rooftop PV, Sweden, Europe, rooftop PV, Svensk Solenergi
Total Solar Forays into Vietnam; Inks Pact for 3.2 MW Rooftop Solar Projects
Total Solar Distributed Generation (DG), an arm of power giant Total, has forayed into the Vietnam market after signing a contract with sporting activities footwear manufacturer Ching Luh Group to supply 3.2 MW rooftop solar plants for 2 of its facilities in Vietnam.
Jun 12, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Markets & Finance, Rooftop PV, rooftop solar, distributed solar, Total Solar Distributed Generation, Gavin Adda, International, solar projects, Ching Luh Group