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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

China imposes final duties on polysilicon imported from the US and South Korea

21.01.2014

China’s Ministry of Commerce (Mofcom) has set final antidumping duties of up to 57% and antisubsidy duties of 2.1% on polysilicon... read more

India installed over 1 GW of new solar capacity in 2013

20.01.2014

India had 2,180 MW of installed grid-connected solar capacity as of Dec. 31, 2013, according to the latest data from India’s Ministry of... read more

Brazil's energy ministry announces 7 energy auctions totaling 6 GW for 2014

20.01.2014

The Brazilian Ministry of Mines and Energy announced it will hold seven auctions for new power producers for a combined capacity of 6 GW... read more

New Hampshire adopts net-metering scheme

20.01.2014

The New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission has adopted a new interim net-metering scheme for renewable energy systems up to 1 MW. The... read more

Chinese power company CPI reaches 2.5 GW of installed PV power

20.01.2014

Chinese power generation company China Power Investment Corp. (CPI), one of China’s five largest state-owned electricity producers, now... read more

Trendforce reports upward trend for wafers produced in Taiwan

17.01.2014

Prices of silicon wafers produced by Taiwan-based manufacturers are registering an upward trend, according to Taiwan-based consultancy... read more

Denmark registered 18 MW of new PV systems in the past month

17.01.2014

Denmark registered 18.3 MW of new PV systems in the period from Dec. 10, 2013 to Jan. 6, 2014, according to the latest statistics from... read more