Centrica intends to construct 800MW of solar and battery storage space by 2025
The announcement is part of its first climate transition plan, which lays out exactly how the company plans to transition right into a net no business by 2045
Nov 9, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Storage, UK, Europe, Centrica, Chris O’Shea
Banks to file plans for 50MW solar
Common Farm project site additionally includes details of a 50MW co-located battery storage space project
Jun 15, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, UK, Europe, Solar Project, Banks Renewables, Lewis Stokes
Saudi Arabia's Bin Omairah to Up Photovoltaic Panel Exports to Europe, Africa
The business aims to increase its exports of solar panels to the Middle East, North Africa and Europe. It likewise prepares to commission a 2nd assembly line by the center of today year to elevate the company's panel result to 450 MW by the end of 2022.
Feb 18, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Saudi Arabia, Asia, solar panel, middle east, International, Neom, north africa, Bin Omairah Holding, Bin Omairah Renewables, Masdar Solar, panel manufacturing
UK's Hive Energy to Invest $4Billion for 4 GW of Solar + Storage in Turkey
The solar power projects would remain in the capacity variety of 11 MW to 210 MW as well as cumulatively will have a capacity of 4 GW. Hive Energy will certainly create the projects via joint ventures with two partners based out of Turkey itself.
Jan 10, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Asia, Turkey, Energy Market Regulatory Authority, hive energy, Adıyaman, EMRA
200 MW Solar Park Launched in West Bengal by Chief Minister
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has actually launched a 200 MW solar power park in West Bengal with a complete investment of Rs 1200 crore.
Sep 24, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, India, Asia, Solar Park, Mamata Banerjee
Israel, Saudi Forge Solar Alliance in Rare Pact
SolarEdge Technologies and Ajlan & Bros join forces to develop renewable energy in Riyadh for Saudi Arabia's Vision 2030 plan, a US-backed effort to diversify the economy from oil and attract investments. This groundbreaking collaboration may be the start of improved relations between Israel and Saudi Arabia.
Aug 1, 2023 // Technology, Saudi Arabia, Asia, SolarEdge, Israel
Renewables and geopolitics: The United States
An accelerated transition to renewables could go either way, regarding the United States’ unique geopolitical strength. According to Indra Overland – head of the Center for Energy Research at the Norwegian Institute for International Affairs – the U.S. could surrender a major advantage if it abandons fossil fuel. The nation could, however, remain dominant in the global energy sector if it continues to lead on innovation and clean energy tech-related intellectual property.
Oct 2, 2019 // Policy, USA, China, Trump, Asia, Israel, Africa, Egypt, North America, Indra Overland, Norwegian Institute for International Affairs
Lightsource indications power contract for 152 MW solar farm in Indiana
Lightsource BP, UK-based developer and operator of solar installations, has become part of an online power purchase arrangement (VPPA) with Verizon Communications Inc. that will certainly make it possible for building of a new 152.5 MW solar farm in Indiana.
Feb 1, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, UK, Lightsource BP, Europe, vppa, solar farm, Verizon Communications Inc
Grupotec connects 92 MW of solar awarded in Spanish auction
Spain’s Grupotec Servicios Avanzados SA has grid-connected two solar photovoltaic (PV) parks with around 92 MW of combined capacity it secured in the Spanish government’s 2017 renewable energy auction.
Dec 23, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Spain, pv power plants, Europe, auction, Grupotec Servicios Avanzados SA
Sungrow to supply inverters for 200 MW of PV projects in Dubai, Egypt
China’s Sungrow Power Supply Co Ltd (SHE:300274) on Tuesday announced two contracts to supply residential, commercial and industrial inverter solutions for projects in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt with a total capacity of 200 MW.
Jan 14, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Inverters, Sungrow, China, Asia, Africa, Egypt, Alvin Shi
Banks Renewables obtains authorization for 40-MW solar park near Leeds
Banks Renewables, part of UK building as well as energy business The Banks Group, on Tuesday said its plans for a 40-MW solar park to the east of Leeds have actually been approved by Leeds City Council's preparation board.
Jun 16, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, PV Power Plant, Banks Renewables
Sonnedix contributes to Spanish portfolio with 300MW procurement from RIC Energy
Global IPP Sonnedix has gotten a 300MW solar PV portfolio from developer RIC Energy, with building and construction to start toward completion of 2022.
Jun 29, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Spain, IPP, Sonnedix, Axel Thiemann, Europe, acquisition
TotalEnergies, GECOL discuss launch of solar project in Libya
French power major TotalEnergies SE (EPA: TTE) and also power manufacturer General Electricity Company of Libya (GECOL) have actually gone over the launch of a project for the building and construction of a solar power plant in the North African nation.
Mar 28, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Africa, Solar Project, TotalEnergies, Libya, GECOL
Boom Power wins permit for 49.9-MW solar farm in Yorkshire
UK solar developer Boom Power today claimed it has actually gotten preparing permission for its 49.9-MW Kenley solar farm in East Yorkshire, England.
Nov 29, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, UK, Europe, solar farm, Yorkshire, Boom Power
Globe currently has 583.5 GW of functional PV
Worldwide grid-connected solar ability got to 580.1 GW at the end of 2019, together with 3.4 GW of offgrid PV, according to the International Renewable Energy Agency. Overall mounted renewables ability struck an exceptional 2,563.8 GW, with hydropower continuing to be the leading resource at 1,310.9 GW, complied with by wind at 622.7 GW.
Apr 6, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, IRENA, WORLD