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Investments in solar totalled $113.7 billion in 2016

15/04/2017 - 15:00

Investments in renewables totaled $241.6 billion (excluding large hydro) in 2016. These investments added 138.5 GW to global power... read more

TEP targets to install up to 800 MW new renewable energy capacity by 2030

09/04/2017 - 11:13

US utility Tucson Electric Power Company (TEP) announced to diversify its generation portfolio and targets to deliver at least 30... read more

Solaredge to expand PV business in India

06/04/2017 - 20:30

Inverter manufacturer Solaredge Technologies, Inc. is expanding its business in the Indian PV market with a new country manager, office... read more

UK added 16 MW of solar capacity in February

04/04/2017 - 20:25

In February 2017, the UK added only 16 MW (3,457 installations) of solar PV capacity. Main drivers (50 percent of capacity) were small-... read more

US added 12 large-scale PV projects with a capacity of 125 MW in February

04/04/2017 - 20:24

Twelve large-scale solar power plants with a combined capacity of 125 MW were connected to the grid in the US in February 2017, compared... read more

Suniva to reduce workforce

04/04/2017 - 13:55

US cell and module manufacturer Suniva Inc. announced a significant reduction in force, at both its Norcross, Georgia and Saginaw,... read more

AfDB approves $2.3 million for Uganda’s solar program

04/04/2017 - 13:54

The African Development Bank (AfDB) approved a project preparation grant of $2.3 million to kick-start future investments in... read more

Solar growth outpaced wind energy in 2016, IRENA

03/04/2017 - 17:59

According to latest data released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), in 2016 global renewable energy generation... read more

Engie to invest $1.25 billion in Indonesian solar projects

03/04/2017 - 13:54

Executives of French energy giant Engie SA have signed eight agreements to develop sustainable and clean energy solutions in Asia. The... read more

Australia installed 29.92 MW rooftop PV capacity in February

28/03/2017 - 18:38

Australia has installed 1,650,739 rooftop PV systems, representing 5.50 GW in cumulative installed PV capacity, as of March 1, 2017,... read more