Solar Tariffs News
How do solar tariffs vary around the globe? How do they change as the solar industry grows? What factors influence power tariffs? How is power price interconnected with solar production cost? Which countries sell solar energy the cheapest and why? All the related news and fresh information is presented in this category.
Booming Vietnam Solar Draws Thai Firms To Invest
Vietnam, among the last sizeable markets that are still using Feed In tariffs (FIT) in solar, has managed to bring in worldwide focus due to its plans.
Dec 30, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, Asia, Vietnam, Gunkul Engineering, B.Grimm Power, BC Container glass, begistics, feed in tariffs
Bifacial exception from US Section 201 tariffs is rescinded
The exemption for bifacial photovoltaic panels from Section 201 tariffs in the US has ultimately been reversed, implying bifacial panels imported right into the United States are currently subject to tariffs of 20%.
Nov 20, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, Policy, USA, bifacial, Donald Trump, North America, regulation
Highest possible SEG tariff launched as Tesla Energy Plan increased to solar and also Powerwall systems
As part of its new offering, the Tesla Energy Plan, the tech giant is supplying the highest possible Solar Export Guarantee (SEG) tariffs in the UK.
Oct 27, 2020 // Commercial, Residential, Markets & Finance News, Storage, Tariffs, TESLA, UK, Europe, Octopus Energy, VPP
Bifacial panels likely to stay exempt from Section 201 tariffs
US President Donald Trump's plan to reverse the exemption for bifacial panels within Section 201 profession tariffs look readied to be warded off once more.
Oct 19, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, USA, Donald Trump, North America, section 201, regulation, bifacial exemption, import tariffs, bifacial tariffs
Trump Pushes to Cut Solar-Tariff Technicality for Two-Sided Panels
Head of state Donald Trump stated in a proclamation that it's required to eliminate a technicality his management provided in 2019 that's assisted solar developers stay clear of tariffs on specific imported panels.
Oct 12, 2020 // Tariffs, USA, bifacial panel, Donald Trump, North America, Abigail Ross Hopper
California presents brand-new web metering program
The state's new net metering is a very anticipated, high-stakes case. It will successfully change the policies for the net metering tariff in California, which is arguably one of the most important policy mechanism for customer-sited solar of the last decade.
Sep 18, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, Policy, USA, CPUC, North America, NEM tariff
Why India can't match the Gulf region's record-low solar tariffs
India's solar tariffs-- whilst several of the most affordable in the world-- are almost dual the Gulf region's United States cents 1.35-1.80/ kWh.
Aug 31, 2020 // Tariffs, Market Research, Saudi Arabia, India, Asia, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Vibhuti Garg, Jyoti Gulia
NTPC 1.2 GW ISTS solar auction sees hostile tariff of INR 2.43/ kWh.
Reduced solar tariff trends can be attributed to developers' hopeless attempt to take advantage of the current situation in which just guard duty of 14.9% is applicable, according to JMK Research.
Aug 10, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, India, Asia, tata power, Azure Power, AMP Energy, O2 Power
Indian 1.2 GW solar sees 'hostile' tariffs, Actis buys 400MW of properties
Azure Power and Tata Power were amongst the champions in a reverse auction for 1.2 GW of solar projects under India's ISTS programme which saw winning tariffs of INR2.43/ kWh (US$ 0.0324).
Aug 7, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, India, SECI, Asia, Actis, tata power, Azure Power, solar tender, acme, covid-19, auctions and tenders