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South East Europe has PV potential of 120 GW, IRENA

16/01/2017 - 09:36

According to a new study from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), the technical renewable energy potential in South East... read more

DOE: Solar industry employment in the USA jumped by over 73,000 jobs in 2016

16/01/2017 - 09:35

The U.S. Department of Energy released the agency’s second annual analysis of how changes in America’s energy profile are affecting... read more

BNEF estimates 70 GW of solar were added in 2016 worldwide

12/01/2017 - 20:47

Research company Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) estimates that a record of 70 GW of solar capacity were added last year, up from 56... read more

Game Change to deliver 6 MW system to Caribbean Island

12/01/2017 - 20:44

US company Game Change Solar, LLC will deliver a 6 MW ballasted ground mounting system to the Caribbean to support approximately 20,000... read more

EIA expects that utility-scale solar capacity will grow by about 8.5 GW in 2017 and 2018

12/01/2017 - 20:44

U.S. Energy Information Administration EIA, part of the US Department of Energy, expects total renewables used in the electric power... read more

Solarworld ordered 500 MW diamond wire saws at Meyer Burger

12/01/2017 - 20:41

German Solarworld AG will invest a double digit million Euro amount to increase its wafer production in Freiberg, Germany. The company... read more

BayWa r.e. acquires British O&M service provider Green Hedge

12/01/2017 - 20:39

German-based BayWa r.e. Renewable Energy GmbH announced the acquisition of 160 MW of O&M mandates for PV plants, bringing its... read more

APS commissioned 40 MW »Red Rock« PV plant in Arizona

12/01/2017 - 20:30

US electricity producer Arizona Public Service Company (APS), part of Pinnacle West Capital Corp., developed and will own and operate... read more

Germany's EEG levy surplus reaches €2.9 billion at the end of 2016

11/01/2017 - 21:26

The German EEG levy account, which funds Germany’s renewable energy programs, had a cumulative surplus of €2.9 billion ($3.07 billion)... read more

Engie partners with ANER to develop renewables in Senegal focused on PV

11/01/2017 - 20:52

French energy giant Engie announces the signature of a partnership with ANER, the National Renewable Energies Agency in Senegal, to... read more