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German tender for rooftop installations another complete failure

21/12/2022 - 16:38

In the latest tender for »second segment« solar installations under the German Renewable Energy Law (EEG), i.e., installations on... read more

Renewables account for 17.2 percent of German energy consumption and almost 47 percent of electricity consumption in 2022

21/12/2022 - 14:05

In 2022, Germany had the lowest primary energy consumption since the country’s reunification in 1990, according to preliminary figures... read more

Solar Power Europe estimates EU-wide solar additions at 41.4 GW in 2022

20/12/2022 - 18:58

For its »European Market Outlook for Solar Power 2022-2026«, the European solar industry association Solar Power Europe has calculated a... read more

Serious changes for private PV systems in California

20/12/2022 - 17:33

In the US state of California, one of the world’s largest photovoltaic markets and by far the largest market for private PV systems in... read more

IEA still sees chances of achieving 1.5-degree target

16/12/2022 - 15:21

The International Energy Agency (IEA) expects renewables to replace coal as the world’s most important resource for power generation in... read more

U.S. solar industry expects 23 percent decline in 2022

16/12/2022 - 13:28

The »U.S. Solar Market Insight« report, produced periodically by the U.S. Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and consulting firm... read more

Australia’s solar and storage industry association announces »ruthless« campaign against natural gas industry

15/12/2022 - 16:27

The Australian Smart Energy Council (SEC), an association of solar and storage industry companies, is raising funds for a campaign... read more

»Electricity price brake« in the German Bundestag, renewables sector announces legal action

15/12/2022 - 16:17

The »law for the introduction of an electricity price brake and for the change of further energy-legal regulations« is treated in the... read more

Official launch of the »EU Solar PV Industry Alliance«

14/12/2022 - 15:39

With the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding, the European Solar PV Industry Alliance has officially started its work. The... read more

PwC report: Australia must quickly build up its own silicon production

14/12/2022 - 14:20

The Australian Silicon Action Plan, a report commissioned by the Australian Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation... read more