Chile allocates $6.5 million to support deployment of renewables, mainly for self-consumption


The Chilean government will invest 3.6 billion CLP ($6.5 billion) to support the installation of renewable energy power systems across... read more

Mainland Greece added around 1,092 MW of PV capacity in 2013


Mainland Greece had 2,420 MW of installed PV capacity as of the end of December 2013, according to the Hellenic Transmission System... read more

UK FIT scheme now supports more than 1,939 MW of installed PV power


Approximately 1,939 MW of installed PV capacity had been registered under the UK’s FIT scheme as of Dec. 31, 2013, according to the... read more

Ontario's microFIT program now supports 160 MW of small PV systems


The amount of PV capacity installed under Ontario’s microFIT program had reached 160.1 MW as of Jan. 6, 2014, according to the bi-weekly... read more

Taiwan-based solar producers plan price increase, Digitimes


Taiwan-based solar cell producers are expected to increase their prices for high-efficiency multicrystalline solar cells in February to... read more

China added at least 12 GW of PV capacity in 2013, BNEF


China installed between 12 and 14 GW of new PV capacity in 2013, beating even the most optimistic forecasts of 12 months ago, reports... read more

EU and 13 other WTO members seek to eliminate tariffs on green goods


The EU, together with 13 other World Trade Organization (WTO) members, pledged last Friday to launch negotiations in the WTO on... read more

Hawaii added 129 MW of PV capacity in 2013


A total of 17,609 PV installations representing 129 MW of installed PV capacity were connected to the Hawaiian Electric Co. Inc. (HECO... read more

German Cabinet approves proposed reforms to renewable energy sector


German Minister of Economy Sigmar Gabriel (SPD) has officially unveiled his proposal to reform Germany’s renewable energy sector.... read more

Juwi acquires Australian EPC company Qi Power


German renewable energy company Juwi AG has agreed to acquire a controlling stake in Australian firm Qi Power Ltd., which provides EPC... read more