Rooftop PV News

France Mandates Solar Panel Installation on Parking Lots
France moves towards a more sustainable future by requiring solar panels on car parks over 1,500 square meters. The move highlights a push for renewable energy solutions where the market is slow to adopt.
Feb 9, 2023 // Rooftop PV, solar car park, car port, France solar legislation, India potential
Banco Santander, Holaluz to promote self-consumption solar in Spain
Banco Santander (BME: SAN) will start using its clients a product that will enable them to obtain financing to equip their homes with photovoltaic (PV) panels, the Spanish lender claimed on Friday.
Jan 31, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, Rooftop PV, Spain, Banco Santander, Europe, Holaluz
Mitsui Fudosan to install 2.6-MW roof solar system in Japan
Japanese real estate developer Mitsui Fudosan Co Ltd (TYO:8801) announced last week it has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) to deliver a 2.6-MW solar rooftop system for Hiroshima International Airport Co Ltd
Jan 31, 2023 // Rooftop PV, Japan, Asia, Mitsui Fudosan
With 2GW Solar Power Plans, FRV Enters Germany
Fotowatio Renwable Ventures intends to develop 2GW of PV projects, Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) as well as renewable installations in the following 4 years. The company is convinced that its deal will certainly be in high demand from organizations and companies, such as those in the agricultural field.
Jan 30, 2023 // Plants, Rooftop PV, Germany, Europe, BESS, Solar Farms, OMERS, Abdul Latif Jameel Energy, Andreas Pfeifer, Fotowatio Renwable Ventures, German PV market, Rooftop installations, Tristán Higuer
AlphaStruxure to build country's biggest airport terminal roof solar array
AlphaStruxure announced an agreement to design, construct and also operate integrated microgrid infrastructure at the New Terminal One (NTO) at John F. Kennedy International Airport. The microgrid will supply NTO with sustainable, resilient, in your area generated as well as cost-predictable energy.
Jan 26, 2023 // Rooftop PV, USA, North America, AlphaStruxure
Pivot Energy to install nine even more solar projects on Extra Space Storage centers
National renewable energy service provider, Pivot Energy, is set to mount 9 additional roof solar systems on Extra Space Storage centers, including 946.8 kW of capacity to an expansive renewable energy portfolio that now totals 15 MW.
Jan 25, 2023 // Rooftop PV, USA, North America, pivot energy, Solar Project
Japanese co Sugino to power factory with 1-MW solar system
Japanese firm Sugino Machine Ltd introduced that a 1-MW solar system was mounted on the rooftops of its manufacturing facilities and also the heat treatment building at the Namekawa factory, in Japan's Toyama prefecture.
Jan 24, 2023 // Plants, Rooftop PV, Japan, Asia, Sugino
Japanese Hokurikudenki finishes 1-MW solar array
Japanese electronic components maker Hokurikudenki announced recently it has actually mounted a 1-MW solar system on the roofs as well as on a still part of the land at its manufacturing facility in Japan's Toyama prefecture.
Jan 24, 2023 // Plants, Rooftop PV, Japan, Asia
TESLA 50Hz to include 40 MW of rooftop solar for Romanian property group
Energy assets operator TESLA 50Hz has actually been acquired to install 40 MW of solar arrays atop the industrial facilities of Romanian properties developer Element Industrial (ELI).
Jan 20, 2023 // Rooftop PV, TESLA, Europe, Romania, Andrei Jerca
250-kW system mounted on Texas apartment complex with Trina modules
Affordable-housing nonprofit Foundation Communities dealt with Spear Commercial & Industrial as well as Trina Solar on a commercial rooftop system at the Waterloo Terrace apartment complex in Austin, Texas
Jan 18, 2023 // Rooftop PV, USA, North America, Trina, Foundation Communities, Spear Commercial & Industrial, Katelynn Essig
Japan Benex switches on small roof solar plant at home
Industrial as well as digital equipment manufacturer Japan Benex Corporation revealed today it has put into procedure a 746.8-kW direct current (DC) roof solar array in Chiba prefecture on Japan's eastern Pacific coast.
Jan 17, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, Rooftop PV, Japan Benex
Toyota Material Handling France & Alight Join Hands for Rooftop Solar Plant
Toyota Material Handling has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Alight to provide solar power to its center in Bussy-Saint-Georges Paris, France. The roof solar power plant is currently providing power equivalent to 25 percent of its total annual electricity consumption.
Jan 11, 2023 // Rooftop PV, power purchase agreement, Independent Power Producer, Bussy-Saint-Georges Paris, Industrial and commercial rooftops, rooftop solar power systems, solar rooftop installation, total annual electricity consumption, Toyota Material Handling France
Bangladesh Warms Up To Jinko's N Type Modules
A 1.5 MW project is the very first of huge corporate projects in Bangladesh for Jinko Solar. The firm has seen solid interest in the nation, as well as hopes to be a major player in the solar segment there.
Jan 11, 2023 // Rooftop PV, India, Asia, PV module, Jinko
TotalEnergies ENEOS to develop 1-MWp rooftop solar array in Singapore
The joint venture (JV) of French power group TotalEnergies SE (EPA: TTE) as well as Japan's ENEOS Holdings Inc (TYO:5020), will certainly develop a 1-MWp rooftop planetary system for Singapore's biggest freehold automotive hub CARROS Centre.
Dec 29, 2022 // Rooftop PV, Asia, Singapore, solar array, TotalEnergies Eneos
Poland to subsidise PV installations on multi-family buildings
Poland's Ministry of Development and also Technology said on Wednesday it will introduce a program for co-financing 50% of the financial investments in photovoltaic or pv installations on multi-family buildings, assigning PLN 500 million (USD 114m/EUR 108m) for the objective.
Dec 29, 2022 // Residential, Rooftop PV, Poland, Europe