Cape Verde kicks off 10 MW solar tender
The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Energy has issued an expression of interest to pre-qualify developers for two 5 MW solar plants. The facilities will be on the islands of Sal and São Vicente.
Jan 7, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, pv power plants, tender, Africa, Cape Verde
Verde Solutions to install 370-kW bifacial solar project for Illinois producer
Verde Solutions is partnering with the K.R. KOMAREK Inc. to set up a solar energy system on its new manufacturing facility in Wood Dale, Illinois. This 370-kW system is approximated to save $1.6 million in power prices over its lifespan, have a 2.9-year payback period, and a 21.8% internal rate of return (IRR).
Jan 19, 2022 // Plants, USA, North America, Verde Solutions, K.R. KOMAREK Inc, Christopher Gersch
Neoen Commissions 41 MWp Solar Power Plant in Mozambique
French-based independent power producer (IPP), Neoen, has officially commissioned the 41 MWp Metoro solar power plant in Mozambique. Inaugurated in October 2020 by Mozambican Head Of State, H.E. Filipe Jacinto Nyusi, the project will certainly come online in the following few weeks, providing much-needed power to the national grid.
Apr 18, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, neoen, Africa, Mozambique, PV Power Plant
80 MW BESS Funds Secured in Texas
On.Energy has secured $40 million in funding to launch an 80MWh battery energy storage portfolio in Texas. This portfolio will support the ERCOT grid and is set to be commissioned in 2024. On.Energy is working on a 1GWh pipeline of energy storage systems to be operational by 2025.
Dec 28, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, USA, Texas, North America, On.Energy
Neoen begin 41-MWp solar farm in Mozambique
France's Neoen SA has begun building on its 41-MWp Metoro solar photovoltaic or pv (PV) project in northeastern Mozambique.
Oct 27, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, France, Europe, neoen, Africa, Mozambique, solar farm
EDPR bags 209-MW solar PPA in Brazil
Portuguese renewable energy company EDP Renovaveis SA (ELI: EDPR) has actually secured a power purchase contract (PPA) connected to the result of the 209-MW Monte Verde solar PV project it plans to build in the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Norte.
Oct 25, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, PPA, South america, Brazil, EDPR
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California's 485-MW Blythe solar facility gets to full power
The 485-MW Blythe solar complicated and also its 387-MW battery storage system in California's Riverside County are totally operational, the Department of the Interior introduced on Wednesday.
Sep 26, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, California, USA, North America, PV Power Plant
Akuo energises 8.7-MWp floating solar park in France
French renewable power manufacturer as well as developer Akuo on Friday introduced the commissioning of a 8.7-MWp floating solar photovoltaic or pv (PV) park in Southwestern France's Haute-Garonne department.
Jun 5, 2023 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, France, Europe, akuo, Solar Park
E.ON starts piloting 500-metre "solar circles" on Spanish island
German electric utility E.ON SE (ETR: EOAN) claimed that it has actually partnered with the town of Adeje, on the Spanish island of Tenerife, on a pilot project to develop solar PV-based energy recreation center around rooftop-mounted systems.
Jul 22, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Spain, Europe, e.on
Octopus Invests in 250MW Solar Plants: Ireland and Portugal
Octopus Energy Generation has invested in two clean energy developers to develop over 100 solar projects and 250MW capacity. Solar projects will be installed on rooftops and businesses sites with no upfront costs, reducing fossil fuel dependency and providing cheaper, cleaner energy to businesses.
Oct 30, 2023 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Portugal, Ireland, Europe, Octopus Energy, PV Power Plant
Solar panels bring light to Amazon communities
Residents of the Verde Para Sempre extractivist reserve in the Brazilian Amazon protested as loudly as they could about the Tucuruí transmission line.
Sep 30, 2019 // Plants, Residential, Markets & Finance News, China, Amazon, South america, Brazil, Asia, Jinko, BYD, Trina, Angelo Mallet, José Pancrace, Liane Lima, JÁ Solar, Margarida Ribeiro da Silva
Romania allocates $59 million for solar rebates
The federal government will certainly give rebates to residential PV tasks and might conceal to 90% of the expenses of getting and also releasing a rooftop array.
Jun 16, 2020 // Residential, Markets & Finance News, Europe, Romania, Andreea Kohalmi Szabo
Prodiel to mount 500 MW at 2 photovoltaic plants in Spain for Solarcentury
Talayuela Solar, with 300 MW, will certainly turn into one of the biggest photovoltaic plants on the Iberian peninsula, while Cabrera Solar, with 200 MW, will certainly be the biggest in the entire of Andalusia.
Feb 21, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Spain, Europe, solarcentury, Talayuela Solar, Cabrera Solar
Terawatt scale by 2022
have actually gotten to electrification rates over 90% (Seychelles, Mauritius, Cabo Verde, Gabon, and also South Africa). However these numbers reveal there is a long
Jul 23, 2020 // Opinions, WORLD, covid-19, Terawatt, Michael Schmela