Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir moves forward with its solar development plans


The government of the northern Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir has signed a memorandum of understanding with India’s Ministry for New... read more

Price of German electricity dropped 25% in the past year


According to preliminary calculations made by PHOTON International, the average price of »German electricity« on the European Power... read more

Mainland Greece added 2.5 MW of new PV capacity in January


Mainland Greece had 2,422.5 MW of installed PV capacity as of the end of January 2014, according to the Hellenic Transmission System... read more

France to cancel FIT program's domestic content bonus


The French government has submitted to the country’s Energy Council a proposal to eliminate the domestic content bonus within the... read more

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


In February, Spain’s 4.67 GW of installed PV capacity covered 2.0% of the country’s electricity demand, up from 1.8% in January,... read more

Germany registers 193 MW of new PV capacity in January


Germany registered approximately 6,000 new PV systems with a combined capacity of 193.4 MW in January 2014, according to new figures... read more

Honduras Parliament approves PPA for 30 MW PV project


The National Congress of Honduras has approved a PPA between local renewable energy company Energía Básica SA and the Ministry of... read more

EPIA calls on EU to revise Environmental and Energy State Aid Guidelines


In an open letter to EU Commissioner for Competition Joaquín Almunia, the European Photovoltaic Industry Association (EPIA), together... read more

Japan could introduce stricter rules for selecting PV projects


The Japanese government is planning to introduce stricter conditions for the development of large-scale PV projects, according to... read more

44.5 GW of new solar capacity will be added globally in 2014, survey


About 44.5 GW of solar capacity will be added globally in 2014, according to a survey of nine analysts and companies carried out by... read more