Policy for Solar Energy News

In this news category, we make you acquainted with global solar energy policies. Solar industry development in different countries is much dependent on local policies. Find out how governments support transfer to green energy, what subsidies and incentive programs they offer. We collect good practices of solar policies from all over the globe.

European Commission accepts US$ 2.5 bn Greek policy to sustain 4.2 GW of renewables
The European Commission (EC) has actually accepted a EUR2.27 billion (US$ 2.56 billion) Greek scheme to support 4.2 GW of installed renewables capability after analyzing it in the context of EU state help regulations.
Nov 26, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Policy, Greece, Europe, auction, European Union, european commission, european solar, state aid
Biden's Build Back Better strategy passes House as Senate fight looms
The United States House of Representatives has actually passed Joe Biden's Build Back Better act, which now transfers to the Us senate, where negotiations will proceed over the legislation that consists of clean power and also environment investments amounting to US$ 555 billion.
Nov 22, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Storage, Policy, USA, SEIA, ITC, North America, Joe Biden, investment tax credit, ACORE, SEMA
SEIA selects new supervisor of storage to enhance policy advocacy as well as sector support
The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has assigned US Department of Energy (DOE) proficient Jeremiah Miller as its new supervisor of storage markets and policy.
Nov 16, 2021 // Storage, Policy, SEIA, solar-plus-storage, appointments, EnergyStorageUSA, Jeremiah Miller
A-SMACC participants 'examining all choices' after AD/CVD petition rejection
United States solar suppliers behind the controversial anti-circumvention petition have said they are "reviewing all choices" and could refile petitions in the future.
Nov 16, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Policy, USA, China, Asia, North America, tariffs, Southeast Asia, A-SMACC, anti dumping, AD/CVD
US Department of Commerce rejects AD/CVD anti-circumvention petition
The United States Department of Commerce has denied a petition asking for an expansion of anti-dumping and countervailing responsibilities (AD/CVD) throughout Southeast Asia, citing the ongoing privacy of the petitioners.
Nov 11, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Policy, USA, China, JinkoSolar, Asia, Trina Solar, LONGi, North America, Southeast Asia, A-SMACC, anti dumping, AD/CVD
Australia Includes New Climate Priority That Again Does Not Have Details
Country adds sixth aspect to priority price reduction targets Roadmap does not define investment or release targets
Nov 3, 2021 // Policy, Australia, Oceania, Scott Morrison, Leonard Quong
US solar ITC extension would certainly lift installs by 44% this decade however fall short of Biden target
A recommended extension of the United States solar investment tax credit (ITC) might boost PV implementation by more than 40% over the following decade, analysis by Wood Mackenzie has actually found.
Nov 2, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Grids, Policy, USA, ITC, North America, Joe Biden
NSW seeks renewables, energy storage rate of interest for most recent Renewable Energy Zone
The Government of New South Wales (NSW), Australia, has actually opened an on-line enrollment of interest process as it seeks prospective buyers for the nation's most current Renewable Energy Zone (REZ) to get in the planning phase.
Nov 1, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Storage, Policy, Australia, Oceania, new south wales, rez, grids, renewable energy zone
Scottish government advised to establish solar target
4GW of installed capability by 2030 is completely possible, claims trade body SES
Oct 12, 2021 // Policy, SCOTLAND, Thomas McMillan
India mulls customizeds duty delay or project due date extension as manufacturing crisis attacks
The Indian government is reportedly either thinking about a delay to its customs duty on imported solar items or allowing domestic projects to push back deadlines taking into account unpredictability from Chinese providers, the nation's renewable resource priest, RK Singh, told the Economic Times.
Oct 11, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Policy, India, Asia, mnre, module pv, BCD
United States renewables manufacturing hits mid-year all-time high, with solar increasing almost 25%.
US renewables production got to an all-time high in the very first half of the year, according to a Sun Day Campaign analysis that drew on brand-new information from the United States Energy Information Agency (EIA), with solar generation increasing by nearly 25%.
Oct 4, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Policy, USA, SEIA, North America, EIA, renewables, sun day campaign
FERC rolls back 'anti-renewables' policy in PJM market
Renewables associations have actually welcomed rule adjustments in the US' largest electrical power market that are anticipated to cause more solar cleaning capability market public auctions while making it easier for states to achieve their tidy energy targets.
Oct 4, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Policy, USA, SEIA, FERC, PJM, North America, ACORE, federal energy regulatory commission, earthjustice
SEIA asks for solar to reach 30% of US electrical power generation by 2030
The United States must aim for solar to account for 30% of the country's power generation by 2030, according to the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), which has actually elevated its previous target as a result of the growing necessity to deal with the environment dilemma.
Sep 30, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Policy, USA, SEIA, North America
Proposed US solar manufacturing act gathers vapor as crucial commerce department choice impends
The Division of Commerce has delayed its choice on opening up an examination into the anti-dumping and countervailing responsibilities circumvention declared by the American Solar Manufacturers Against Chinese Circumvention (A-SMACC), pending an ask for more information from the group. More on this upgrade will certainly follow.
Sep 30, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Policy, USA, North America, A-SMACC, anti dumping, budget reconcilation, jon ossoff, SEMA, wiley rein
ARENA to support Australian microgrids with brand-new funding
The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has released an AU$ 50 million (US$ 36 million) programme to support microgrid pilot projects and also enhance the reliability of electrical energy supply across regional Australia.
Sep 28, 2021 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Policy, Australia, Oceania, microgrid, ARENA, Microgrids, off-grid