Markets

Wallonia added 126 MW of new PV systems in 2013

24.01.2014

Wallonia, the French-speaking region of Belgium, had 644.6 MW of PV systems up to 10 kW installed under its Solwatt incentive program as... read more

Pakistan energy regulator sets FITs for PV installations

24.01.2014

Pakistan’s National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has finally published the final upfront FITs for PV power projects... read more

Chile's pipeline of approved PV projects tops 5.3 GW

23.01.2014

Chile's pipeline of approved PV projects reached a total capacity of 5.33 GW as of the end of December, according to the latest report... read more

Puerto Rico's energy regulator signs final PPAs for six large-scale PV projects

23.01.2014

Puerto Rican energy regulator AEE announced that it has signed the final PPAs with six companies for the development of large-scale PV... read more

French PV sector calls on the government for more support

23.01.2014

French solar association SOLER, a division of renewable energy association Syndicat des Energies Renouvelables (SER), has submitted to... read more

EU proposes common European target for renewable energies

23.01.2014

The European Commission has proposed to set a binding common European target that would require all 28 EU member states to cover 27% of... read more

Brazilian state of Pernambuco to hold second solar auction in the second half of 2014

21.01.2014

The government of the Brazilian state of Pernambuco will hold a second energy auction for PV projects in the second half of this year,... read more

German solar sector against government proposal to reform renewable energy law

21.01.2014

German solar association Bundesverband Solarwirtschaft (BSW) has sent an open letter to German Chancellor Angel Merkel asking the German... read more

India received bids totaling 2.17 GW for its 750 MW auction

21.01.2014

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI), the government agency overseeing India’s Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM),... read more

Kenya hopes to get half of its electricity from solar by 2016

21.01.2014

The government of Kenya has identified the sites that will be used for the construction of nine large-scale PV power plants that are... read more