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1,000 US solar companies are calling for extension of the investment tax credit

17/07/2019 - 17:09

Nearly 1,000 companies from across the U.S. solar industry supply chain sent a letter to Congress calling for the extension of the solar... read more

Australia’s CER accredited 104 MW of renewable large-scale power stations in June

17/07/2019 - 13:13

In Australia, 23 renewable large-scale power stations were accredited in June with a combined capacity of 104 MW. This includes Clermont... read more

Global renewable energy investment declined by 14 percent in H1 2019 yoy, BNEF

10/07/2019 - 20:44

The first half of 2019 saw a 39 percent slowdown in renewable energy investment in the world’s biggest market, China, to $28.8 billion,... read more

German solar equipment manufacturer’s export ratio is at almost 100 percent

09/07/2019 - 17:16

Sales of German manufacturers of solar equipment in the 1st quarter of 2019 were 14 percent higher than expected by mechanical engineers... read more

Further slowdown in PV expansion in Germany

02/07/2019 - 19:20

The capacity of all newly installed PV systems registered by the German Bundesnetzagentur (Federal Network Agency) in May amounts to 228... read more

Victoria’s rooftop solar program started in July

02/07/2019 - 16:15

The Australian Minister for Solar Homes Lily D’Ambrosio officially launched the Andrew’s Labor Government’s landmark Solar Homes program... read more

IBC Solar is industry partner for energy supply project in Namibia

01/07/2019 - 19:03

German PV system provider and project developer IBC Solar AG is an industrial partner of the University of Bayreuth, the Technical... read more

New European solar installations to double over next 3 years, Wood Mackenzie

27/06/2019 - 18:27

New solar installations within the European market will double in the next 3 years to reach a level of approximately 20 GW per year.... read more

Silk Road Fund becomes 49 percent shareholder in ACWA Power RenewCo

23/06/2019 - 18:29

Chinese Silk Road Fund acquires a 49 percent stake in ACWA Power Renewable Energy Holding Ltd (ACWA Power RenewCo), renewable energy... read more

DuPont issues 2019 »Global Photovoltaic Reliability Study«

20/06/2019 - 18:40

Since 2018, overall PV module defect rates increased and reached 34 percent of 6.5 million panels surveyed; total backsheet defects... read more