Taiwanese cell producers seek government support in solar trade dispute with US


The Taiwan Photovoltaic Industry Association (TPVIA) has asked Taiwan's Bureau of Foreign Trade to assist the state’s solar industry in... read more

Swedish government unveils proposal to reduce taxes for micro-generation from renewables


While attending the commissioning of a ground-mounted PV power plant near Västerås, Sweden, the country’s Minister for Information... read more

Zambia announces results of 30 MW solar call for tenders


Zambia’s Ministry of Mines, Energy and Water Development announced that solar developers have been selected to build, own and operate 20... read more

Spain added 49 MW of PV, 300 MW of CSP in 2013


Spain’s cumulative installed PV capacity reached 4,682 MW as of the end of December 2013, according to the latest statistics from... read more

Sierra Leone to host its first large-scale PV power plant


Mulk OGI – Oasis Gulf Investment FZC, a subsidiary of Mulk Holdings International, an industrial group based in the United Arab Emirates... read more

Morocco plans large-scale solar project in Western Sahara


The Moroccan government is currently seeking investors for a large-scale solar project it aims to develop in Western Sahara, according... read more

Spanish government to save up to €600 million annually from new retroactive cut for PV incentives


Spanish solar association Unión Española Fotovoltaica (UNEF) has estimated that the new retroactive incentive cut for existing renewable... read more

Neoen and Taqa Arabia to build PV plants totaling 200 MW in Egypt


A consortium consisting of French solar developer and independent renewable energy producer Neoen and Egypt-based energy distribution... read more

European Parliament approves resolution to maintain national binding targets for renewable energies


The European Parliament has voted in favor of a resolution to retain national renewable energy targets and has rejected a European... read more

Spain's antitrust authority unveils details about fifth retroactive cut to solar incentives


Spanish antitrust authority Comisión Nacional de los Mercados y la Competencia (CNMC) has published a document containing the new... read more