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.

Georgia Power introduces brand-new Customer-Connected Solar Program
Program aids grow renewable resource in Georgia and broadens the state's diverse power sources to benefit clients
Jul 31, 2020 // Policy, USA, Georgia, Georgia Power, Europe, North America, CCSP, Wilson Mallard
Safeguard responsibility on solar cell imports expanded by a year
The import obligation will certainly be imposed on Chinese, Vietnamese and also Thai solar cells-- whether assembled right into components or not-- at 14.9% from today and also being up to 14.5% in six months' time. Malaysian items are excused as their imports have actually fallen drastically given that the obligation was enforced, in July 2018.
Jul 31, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance, Policy, Malaysia, India, China, Thailand, Asia, Vietnam
Ukraine's legislation on FIT restructuring has passed: The specialist sight
Ukrainian renewable resource lawyer Svitlana Teush takes a look at the legislation which will certainly specify the cuts to be used in Ukraine after extensive negotiation between federal government as well as the clean energy sector.
Jul 22, 2020 // Policy, FiT, Ukraine, Svitlana Teush, Europe
Brazil removes import tasks for cells, modules, inverters as well as trackers
The Brazilian government has actually u-turned over solar equipment import obligation by introducing an action to get rid of the 12% levy for 101 kinds of module plus some inverters and also trackers. Head Of State Jair Bolsonaro had vetoed a similar proposition by the Senate as well as House of Representatives in November, specifying it would be also pricey.
Jul 22, 2020 // Policy, South america, Brazil, jair bolsonaro, Amerisolar
Haiti addresses power shortages with 130 MW of PV capability
The head of state of the Caribbean island has introduced several ground-mounted PV plants will be tendered, along with 60 MW of thermal power generation capacity. The projects belong to a strategy to give the nation with universal access to electrical energy during Jovenel Moïse's five-year term in workplace.
Jul 21, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Policy, pv power plants, North America, Haiti
DGTR Recommends Continuation of Safeguard Duty on Solar Cells
DGTR has actually advised the continued charge of the safeguard responsibility on import of solar cells for one more year to shield domestic producers
Jul 20, 2020 // Markets & Finance, Policy, India, solar cells, Asia, DGTR, safeguard duty, DGTR Safeguard Solar Cells, Hitesh Doshi
Browsing Europe's policies, markets, and also patterns
Europe is extensively taken into consideration a renewable energy powerhouse, at least with regards to technology facility and kick-starting the green economic climate. Installment trends and also markets are expanding-- and Covid-19 might provide brand-new chances for the continent.
Jul 15, 2020 // Markets & Finance, Policy, Europe, Hariram Subramanian
Spain progresses with new renewables public auctions
The Council of Ministers has urgently accepted imperial mandates to regulate the clean energy purchase rounds as well as procedures for the grid connection of huge range projects.
Jul 15, 2020 // Markets & Finance, Policy, Spain, Europe
NSW to go 'also larger' with 2nd, 8GW renewable resource area
Plans to establish an 8GW renewable energy zone (REZ) in New South Wales, the Australian state's 2nd, have actually been billed as the largest dedication to clean power in its background.
Jul 13, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance, Policy, Australia, Oceania, grid, new south wales, policy, Matt Kean, rez, regulation
Power storage space readied to contend in United States wholesale markets following site ruling
Dispersed power storage facilities in the US are readied to join wholesale markets and also complete to provide grid services after what's referred to as the "solitary crucial act" for the power shift until now.
Jul 13, 2020 // Markets & Finance, Storage, Policy, USA, ENERGY STORAGE, FERC, North America, policy, regulation, order 841, grid services, Neil Chatterjee
Ikea prolongs PV deal to France
The furnishings brand has actually begun supplying photovoltaic panels and systems online throughout the nation. French solar company Voltalia will certainly be its calculated companion for the sale of its Solstrale modules.
Jul 13, 2020 // Residential, Markets & Finance, Policy, France, Voltalia, Europe, ikea
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
US$ 1.3 bn financing package for storage R&D, demonstrators, making recommended
More than a billion bucks in financing for power storage space research study, demo jobs and production has been accepted by a United States federal government subcommittee.
Jul 8, 2020 // Markets & Finance, Storage, Policy, USA, North America
Indian Railways tenders 1 GW of ground-mount solar
Designers have till Sept. 1 to bid for capacity along train tracks and also on company-owned land across a number of Indian states.
Jul 3, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance, Policy, India, tender, Asia
Green electrical power tariffs, 1 GW solar tender 'light at the end of the tunnel' for Turkish PV
The brand-new 1 GW Yeka tender in Turkey is more than welcome, claims KRC Consulting's Hakki Karacaoglan and Life Enerji's Ramazan Aslan. Laws to allow "environment-friendly electrical power" tariffs, additionally revealed this month, include additional energy to the nation's solar industry-- permitting Turkish consumers pick renewable resource for their power supply.
Jul 3, 2020 // Markets & Finance, Tariffs, Policy, Opinions, tender, Asia, Turkey, Hakki Karacaoglan