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Solar and wind are already cheaper than nuclear energy, Agora Energiewende

18/04/2014 - 01:00

Solar and wind energy are already more cost effective than nuclear energy, according to a study conducted by Prognos AG on behalf of... read more

French energy regulator releases report on PV and renewable energy costs

18/04/2014 - 01:00

The French Commission for Energy Regulation (CRE) has released a report on the costs of renewable energy installations that shows how PV... read more

US government to allocate $4 billion in loan guarantees for innovative renewable energy technologies

18/04/2014 - 01:00

The US Department of Energy (DOE) has issued a draft loan guarantee solicitation for renewable energy technologies that are currently... read more

Bermuda's solar rebate program reaches $650.000 financial cap

18/04/2014 - 01:00

Bermuda’s incentive scheme for small-scale PV systems reached its cap of $650,000 this week, according to local newspaper The Royal... read more

Samoa commissions its first PV plant

18/04/2014 - 01:00

Samoa’s prime minister Tuilaepa Aiono Sailele Malielegaoi has inaugurated the country’s first large-scale grid-connected PV plant,... read more

Trina Solar completes two PV plants totaling 23.8 MW in the UK

18/04/2014 - 01:00

Chinese solar manufacturer Trina Solar Limited has completed two PV plants with a combined capacity of 23.77 MW in Cornwall and Dorset,... read more

Global clean energy investments registers 10% increase in Q1 2014, BNEF

18/04/2014 - 01:00

In the first quarter 2014, global investments in clean energy grew 10% from the previous quarter, reports Bloomberg New Energy Finance (... read more

Brazil's first A-5 energy auction of 2014 will accept proposals for solar projects

17/04/2014 - 01:00

Brazil’s Ministry of Mines and Energy (MME) announced that solar energy projects will be included in the A-5 energy auction that will be... read more

South Africa to allocate additional renewable energy capacity under third round of REIPPP program

16/04/2014 - 01:00

The South African Department of Energy (DOE) announced that it will allocate additional renewable energy capacity under the third round... read more

Seven US Senators call for settlement of solar trade dispute with China

16/04/2014 - 01:00

Six US Democratic Senators and one Republican Senator have sent a bipartisan letter to Vice President Joseph Biden, in which they call... read more