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China announced 168 PV projects totaling 14.7 GW

22/05/2019 - 17:18

China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and National Energy Administration (NEA) jointly released the 2019 first batch... read more

SPE’s global solar market outlook forecasts 800 GW additions to 1.3 TW total installed capacity by 2023

21/05/2019 - 15:48

The global solar industry will add nearly 800 GW of new solar capacity over the next five years, bringing the global's total solar... read more

DOE named winners in $5 million competition to expand access to solar energy

19/05/2019 - 20:12

The US Department of Energy (DOE) announced the winners of the Solar in Your Community Challenge, a $5 million competition launched in... read more

Growing number of financial and insurance institutions are switching from coal to renewable investments, IEEFA

15/05/2019 - 17:21

Five major financial institutions recently announced plans to move away from financing coal-fired power plants. According to the... read more

By 2030, the African photovoltaic market could grow to an annual expansion of 30 GW, report

15/05/2019 - 17:06

In order to cover the growing energy demand on the African continent sustainable and cheap, a massive photovoltaic expansion is... read more

Germany’s EEG levy account slightly below previous year’s level

12/05/2019 - 20:59

The German EEG levy account, which funds Germany’s renewable energy programs, had a cumulative surplus of €5.44 billion ($6.10 billion)... read more

USA is expected to surpass 3 million installed solar system in 2021, WoodMack

09/05/2019 - 17:49

Wood Mackenzie analysts expect the U.S. to crack the number of 3 million solar installations in 2021 and 4 million in 2023. Currently,... read more

Renewables are expected to produce 18 percent of U.S. electricity in 2019

08/05/2019 - 17:58

All renewable fuels, including wind, solar, and hydropower, will produce 18 percent of U.S. electricity in 2019 and almost 20 percent in... read more

Ethiopia expands round 2 of PV tender from 500 MW up to 750 MW

08/05/2019 - 17:52

Following Ethiopia’s Public-Private Partnerships Directorate General (PPP-DG) launch of round 2 of its Scaling Solar program in April... read more

Netherlands reached 2018 installed PV capacity of 4,400 MW

04/05/2019 - 21:50

The installed capacity of solar panels in the Netherlands grew by 1,500 to 4,414 MW in 2018. This is an increase of more than 50 percent... read more