Tuvalu receives a $6 million grant for renewable energy goals
Tuvalu’s power sub-sector. Other Pacific countries Tonga, Vanuatu, the Solomon Islands, Samoa, the Marshall Islands, Palau, Nauru, Kiribati, the Federated States of
Nov 7, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Storage, Rooftop PV, Australia, Asia, rooftop PV, Oceania, Tuvalu
Solar-plus-storage for the Cook Islands
Around 4.2 MWh of power storage capacity will certainly be attached to a solar and diesel micro-grid on Rarotonga, the biggest of the islands in the South Pacific country. 3 40-foot containers with a total power result of 4.8 MVA will certainly be made use of as a power reserve as well as for grid assistance by utility Te Aponga Uira.
Sep 7, 2020 // Storage, solar-plus-storage, Cook Islands
Solar-plus-storage to provide all the daytime electric needs of nation state
States of Micronesia, Kiribati, Palau, the Marshall Islands, Samoa, the Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu.   Nauru and many of its neighbors are
Sep 30, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, storage, Skelec, Oceania, Asian Development Bank, Nauru
Balearic Islands bag €40m grant for 326MW of small-scale solar
The European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) has offered grants worth €40 million to 55 small solar projects to be located on Spain's Balearic Islands, with a total capacity of 326MW.
Oct 17, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Spain, Europe, distributed solar, balearic islands, idae, erdf, grant, majorca, minorca, ibiza, formentera
Spain's Canary Islands to host 255MW of new solar PV
Spain's government and the European Union will certainly give funding to sustain the advancement of 65 brand-new solar projects in the Canary Islands by the end of next year.
Mar 15, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Spain, Iberdrola, Europe, erdf, miteco, canary islands, solcan
Spain's non-peninsular plan to supply 150MW of solar to Canary Islands
Spain is preparing 150MW of solar PV in the Canary Islands, sustained by a brand-new EUR20 million (US$ 21.75 million) fund introduced by Energy preacher Sara Aagesen.
Apr 22, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Spain, Europe, erdf, miteco, canary islands, balearic, eu islands, islands, solcan
Solar Powered Artificial Islands Could Extract CO2 From Seawater To Produce Fuel
A team of scientists from Switzerland and also Norway wishes to minimize the results of environment modification as well as advancement renewable resource resources by constructing countless man-made islands throughout the globe's seas with the ability of transforming climatic co2 right into gas.
Mar 13, 2020 // Solar to Fuel, Europe, Switzerland, Norway, Fuel
Spain’s Balearic Islands assign 362 MW of solar in auction
The Spanish government has selected 55 solar installations in the procurement exercise. About 256 MW of the projects it awarded will be built on Mallorca, while Menorca, Ibiza and Formentera will host 61 MW, 6 MW and 2 MW of new capacity, respectively.
Dec 3, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Spain, Europe, auction
Iberdrola looks for nod for wind-plus-storage, solar projects on Canary Islands
Iberdrola SA has strategies to develop a 13-MW wind ranch with storage space as well as a 5.5-MW solar park on the Spanish island of Tenerife in the Canary Islands island chain.
Apr 10, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, Spain, Iberdrola, Europe, wind-plus-storage, solar projects
Floating solar pilot project near Canary Islands to face up to 10m-high waves
European Union financing has actually been protected for a floating solar pilot project in Spain to check out exactly how the technology does in testing sea problems.
Jan 21, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, Spain, floating PV, Europe, canary islands, Ocean Sun, fred olsen renewables, offshore solar, Rolf Benjamin Johansen
Maxeon Solar gets new CFO soon after IPO
PV module supplier Maxeon Solar Technologies is to select a new CFO, Kai Strohbecke, from March 15 2021, seven months after its offshoot from SunPower succeeding as well as NASDAQ IPO.
Feb 24, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, PV module, Maxeon Solar, Jeff Waters, Kai Strohbecke
SunPower appoints new CFO to Maxeon spin-off’s leadership team
SunPower has appointed a new chief financial officer to the leadership team of its planned manufacturing spin-off, Maxeon Solar Technologies.
Jan 7, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, USA, manufacturing, SunPower, North America, m&a, Maxeon, Joanne Solomon
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Apr 28, 2020
Rebuilding for resilience
The islands of the Caribbean have been focusing on the deployment of storage solutions, minigrids and microgrids in response to the damage their power systems suffered during the 2017 hurricane season. But with the opportunities, there are also challenges.
Oct 16, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Storage, Grids, storage, Wood Mackenzie, North America, Caribbean, RMI, Stephen Mushegan, Isaac Maze-Rothstein, off-grid market, Antigua and Barbuda
Wärtsilä to mount new energy storage space system at Shetland's most significant power plant
Innovation team Wärtsilä is to provide an 8MW/6MWh energy storage system on the Shetland Islands in Scotland.
Jan 26, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, UK, Europe, Wärtsilä, SSEN, Darren Hitchin, Gridsolv Max