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

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