Rooftop PV News

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 News, Rooftop PV, rooftop solar, distributed solar, Total Solar Distributed Generation, Gavin Adda, International, solar projects, Ching Luh Group
Flanders to reestablish subsidies for rooftop PV
Four years after the expiry of environment-friendly certificates for PV systems up to 10 kW, the authorities in Belgium's Flanders region intend to support solar once again-- yet this time in the kind or rebates. A brand-new scheme will likely go into force in 2021, with as much as EUR1,500 to be granted per PV system.
Jun 9, 2020 // Residential, Rooftop PV, Europe, rooftop PV, Belgium, Zuhal Demir
Solar prices have fallen 82% because 2010
The levelized price of energy created by large scale solar plants is around $0.068/ kWh, contrasted to $0.378 ten years back and the cost fell 13.1% between 2018 as well as in 2015 alone, according to numbers released by the International Renewable Energy Agency.
Jun 3, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Rooftop PV, Saudi Arabia, Spain, France, Germany, Italy, India, South Korea, China, Australia, Chile, South america, Europe, Asia, IRENA, rooftop PV, Oceania, United Arab Emirates, Ethiopia, Africa, Mexico, North America, Peru, WORLD, covid-19, United States
Australian roof PV market continues to flourish
Australia's rooftop PV fleet remains to grow despite uncertainty bordering the episode of the pandemic, posting one more big month above 200 MW. Mega-household solar systems are growing in popularity, however stores as well as installers can see the storm clouds gathering.
Jun 3, 2020 // Rooftop PV, Australia, rooftop PV, Oceania, Tristan Edis
A 17.5%-efficient dark grey solar tile
U.K. company Roof covering Tiles Technology Ltd has created a solar tile with a claimed effectiveness of 17.5% and power outcome of 175 W per square meter. The company's owner, Antonio Lanzoni, claimed a PV system including the item would certainly cost 25-30% greater than a typical solar rooftop.
May 29, 2020 // Technology, Manufacturing News, Rooftop PV, UK, Europe, Roof Tiles Technology Ltd, Antonio Lanzoni
Dutch grid drivers will not need to compensate for shut down solar rooftops
Preacher of economic events and also climate modification, Eric Wiebes, has actually written to parliament to validate grid companies do not have to pay PV system owners when their installments are disconnected from the network due to capability concerns or poor-quality voltage.
May 28, 2020 // Residential, Markets & Finance News, Grids, Rooftop PV, Europe, rooftop PV, Netherlands, Eric Wiebes
Israeli national lottery game sustains roof PV program with $0.12/ kWh feed-in tariff
The incentive scheme awards a 23-year, $0.12/ kWh feed-in tariff to roof arrays with a generation ability of approximately 200 kW. Currently, 141 municipalities have actually applied to set up 116 MW of roof solar ability and also the federal government has actually raised the program's spending plan from $28.5 million to $143 million.
May 28, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, Rooftop PV, Asia, Israel, rooftop PV, tariff
Spruce Finance gets 53-MW residential roof profile from Clearway Power
Spruce Finance has actually gotten Clearway Energy's whole profile of residential solar properties. The bargain is Spruce's biggest to day.
May 15, 2020 // Residential, Markets & Finance News, Rooftop PV, Spruce Finance, Christian Fong
Romanian oil carrier goes solar
OMV Petrom has actually set up roof PV ranges on 40 of its filling station throughout Romania.
May 15, 2020 // Plants, Rooftop PV, Europe, rooftop PV, Romania, OMV Petrom, Radu Capraum
Australia's roof PV juggernaut displaces nonrenewable fuel source generators
The unstoppable development of Australia's roof PV fleet remains to eat into the pie formerly booked for coal as well as gas, a brand-new audit of the National Electricity Market reveals. At the same time, the country's power usage has actually continued to be mainly level regardless of the financial downturn set off by the Covid-19 pandemic.
May 14, 2020 // Residential, Rooftop PV, Australia, rooftop PV, Oceania, covid-19, Hugh Saddler