Markets

US Trade Commission launches new investigations into Chinese solar imports

08.01.2014

The US International Trade Commission (ITC) has launched new antidumping and anti-subsidy investigations into imported crystalline... read more

Bolivia plans its first megawatt-size PV power plant

08.01.2014

Bolivian Minister of the Presidency Juan Ramón Quintana announced that the government of Bolivia plans to support the development of a... read more

Dutch government could grant incentives to 780 PV projects over 15 kW

07.01.2014

The Dutch Ministry of Economy had accepted proposals for 780 PV projects over 15 kW in the frame of its new renewable energy incentive... read more

Brazilian state of Pernambuco allocates 123 MW through its first solar auction

07.01.2014

Recursos Hidricos e Energeticos (SRHE), the energy agency of the Brazilian state of Pernambuco, selected six PV projects totaling 122.8... read more

Brazilian Parliament to review proposal for new tax breaks for PV projects

07.01.2014

Over the next few weeks, the Brazilian Parliament will discuss a new law that would introduce further tax breaks for PV and wind power... read more

PV covered 2.0% of Spain's electricity demand in December

07.01.2014

In December, Spain’s 4.67 GW of installed PV capacity covered 2.0% of the country’s electricity demand, down from 2.5% in November,... read more

Portugal allocates 42 MW for PV systems up to 250 kW in 2014

07.01.2014

The Portuguese Directorate General for Geology and Energy (DGGE) has published the new FITs for micro-generation PV systems (up to 3.68... read more

Germany registers 218 MW of new PV capacity in November

07.01.2014

Germany registered approximately 9,000 new PV systems with a combined capacity of 218.7 MW in November 2013, according to new figures... read more

India postpones 750 MW PV auction for a second time

07.01.2014

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

China publishes list of approved PV manufacturers

06.01.2014

Following an »expert review,« China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) has published an updated list of 109 PV... read more