Markets

Germany to add 2.8 GW of new PV capacity in 2014, EuPD Research

10.02.2014

Germany will add only 2.8 GW of new PV systems this year, according to market research company EuPD Research. Residential PV systems up... read more

Danish authorities revoke ban on five PV inverters

10.02.2014

On Feb. 5, the Danish Safety Technology Authority revoked a ban on five PV inverters with immediate effect. The authority had instated... read more

Wallonia could reintroduce grid fee for existing PV installations in 2015

10.02.2014

The government of Wallonia – the French speaking region of Belgium – plans to introduce a grid fee for all PV installations in 2015... read more

Taiwanese cell producers seek government support in solar trade dispute with US

10.02.2014

The Taiwan Photovoltaic Industry Association (TPVIA) has asked Taiwan's Bureau of Foreign Trade to assist the state’s solar industry in... read more

Swedish government unveils proposal to reduce taxes for micro-generation from renewables

07.02.2014

While attending the commissioning of a ground-mounted PV power plant near Västerås, Sweden, the country’s Minister for Information... read more

Zambia announces results of 30 MW solar call for tenders

07.02.2014

Zambia’s Ministry of Mines, Energy and Water Development announced that solar developers have been selected to build, own and operate 20... read more

Spain added 49 MW of PV, 300 MW of CSP in 2013

06.02.2014

Spain’s cumulative installed PV capacity reached 4,682 MW as of the end of December 2013, according to the latest statistics from... read more

Sierra Leone to host its first large-scale PV power plant

06.02.2014

Mulk OGI – Oasis Gulf Investment FZC, a subsidiary of Mulk Holdings International, an industrial group based in the United Arab Emirates... read more

Morocco plans large-scale solar project in Western Sahara

06.02.2014

The Moroccan government is currently seeking investors for a large-scale solar project it aims to develop in Western Sahara, according... read more

Spanish government to save up to €600 million annually from new retroactive cut for PV incentives

06.02.2014

Spanish solar association Unión Española Fotovoltaica (UNEF) has estimated that the new retroactive incentive cut for existing renewable... read more