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Former members of US energy market regulator FERC against government plans to subsidize coal and nuclear power

22/10/2017 - 16:30

A proposal submitted at the end of September by US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry to the independent US Federal Energy Regulatory... read more

Almost 5.3 Gigawatt solar power plant projects in Argentine tender

22/10/2017 - 16:18

The »Ronda 2« call for tenders for renewable energy projects in Argentina, which opened in August, is heavily oversubscribed. The tender... read more

IEA report: More people have access to electricity

19/10/2017 - 19:52

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has published a report on world population access to electricity. According to the report »Energy... read more

162 Megawatt new Capacity in Germany in August

01/10/2017 - 23:37

In August, 6,563 photovoltaic systems with a total capacity of 162.442 MW were registered at the German Bundesnetzagentur (Federal... read more

EBRD finances 50 megawatt project in Egypt

01/10/2017 - 23:37

The Saudi Arabian company Alfanar Energy is building a 50 megawatt power plant in the Benban solar complex in the Egyptian province of... read more

German FDP calls for abolition of EEG levy before exploratory talks

28/09/2017 - 19:06

Even before the beginning of exploratory talks on a possible »Jamaican« coalition of CDU/CSU (conservatives), Green party and FDP (... read more

Iran plans 50 megawatts on the border with Armenia

28/09/2017 - 19:05

Iran is planning to build two hydropower plants and a 50 megawatt solar power plant in the border region with Armenia. This is the... read more

New framework for small PV systems in Australia

28/09/2017 - 19:04

The Australian Clean Energy Regulator (CER) has modified the guidelines for PV systems in the Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme (SRES... read more

First »subsidy-free« solar power plant in Great Britain officially opened

26/09/2017 - 17:11

The 10-megawatt Clayhill solar power plant near Flitwick (Bedfordshire) went into operation yesterday. The plant, developed by renewable... read more

US solar industry announces further resistance to fines following ITC decision

25/09/2017 - 19:37

Last Friday, the US International Trade Commission (ITC) unanimously voted by a four-member chamber that imports of crystalline silicon... read more