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PVA: »PV additions in Austria must be higher«

18/06/2021 - 12:29

In 2020, new photovoltaic systems with a capacity of 341 MW were installed in Austria. According to the Federal Association Photovoltaic... read more

USA has surpassed 100 GW of PV

17/06/2021 - 12:33

In Q1 2021, the U.S. solar market installed just over 5 GW of solar capacity, a 46 percent increase over the first quarter of 2020 and... read more

IFC to support Niger developing up to 50 MW of grid-connected solar power

17/06/2021 - 08:46

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), part of the World Bank Group, and the Government of Niger announced a partnership under the... read more

Yingli to increase production capacities

11/06/2021 - 11:38

Solar panel manufacturer Yingli Energy (China) Co., Ltd. (Yingli Solar), subsidiary of Yingli Green Energy Holding Company,announced... read more

Payment from budgets boosts Germany’s EEG levy account to five billion euros

11/06/2021 - 09:12

Das von den vier deutschen Übertragungsnetzbetreibern geführte EEG-Umlagenkonto wies Ende Mai ein Guthaben von 5,07 Milliarden Euro auf... read more

Queensland to invest AUD 2 billion in renewables and hydrogen jobs

10/06/2021 - 10:11

Australian state of Queensland announced an AUD 2 billion (USD 1.54 billion) investment into renewable energy and hydrogen jobs as part... read more

German Sustainability Council and Leopoldina call for rapid expansion of renewable energies

09/06/2021 - 14:06

In a joint position paper, the German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina and the German Council for Sustainable Development (RNE)... read more

In Australia, photovoltaics contributed nine percent of total electricity generation in 2020

07/06/2021 - 09:44

Total electricity generation in Australia is estimated to be 265,232 gigawatt hours (GWh) in calendar year 2020, essentially unchanged... read more

Renewvia Energy receives $1 million commitment to electrify communities with solar power in rural Kenya

04/06/2021 - 10:04

Social Investment Managers and Advisors LLC (SIMA) and solar developer Renewvia Energy Corporatio announced a partnership to electrify... read more

RWE to use proceeds from €500 million green bond to finance solar and wind power projects

04/06/2021 - 09:02

German utility RWE AG has issued its first green corporate bond for €500 million ($608 million). According to the company, the issue was... read more