China Development Bank to provide financing for more solar industry projects


ThomasLloyd Group Ltd., a global investment banking and investment management group focused on the renewable energy sector in Asia, and... read more

NREL study finds that demographic factors determine success of solar policies


The US Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has published a report that aligns solar policy and market... read more

Australian Capital Territory more than doubles cap on large-scale FIT projects to 550 MW


The government of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) is expected to launch new auctions for renewable energy projects later this... read more

US-based International Solar Utilities plans 600 MW PV project and 300 MW module factory in Ghana


International Solar Utilities (ISU), the solar power plant development arm of US-based Sustainable Equities Group, aims to build 600 MW... read more

Government buildings in India host 22.8 MW of installed PV, and PV microgrids take off across rural India


India’s Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) reports that as of Dec. 31, 2013, 10,847 standalone and decentralized PV systems... read more

India selects 13 developers to build 10 MW of rooftop PV across nine Indian cities


The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI), a government agency under the administrative control of India's Ministry of New &... read more

Chile's cumulative installed solar capacity climbs past 100 MW in January


Chinese solar manufacturer Suntech Power Co. Ltd. announced that the joint provisional liquidators appointed to the company by the Grand... read more

India allocates a further 750 MW of solar capacity through its national solar mission


The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI), the government agency overseeing India’s Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM),... read more

Japan could reduce PV fit by 14% on Apr. 1 reports BNEF


Japan could cut the FIT for solar power by 14% on Apr. 1 to reflect the lower costs of operations and maintenance, according to new... read more

EU provides Cape Verde with €55 million in financing for renewable energy projects


The European Commission has agreed to provide Cape Verde with €55 million ($75.5 million) in financing for the development of renewable... read more