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Solar-diesel and Wind-diesel microgrids for off-grid mines gain momentum

16/05/2017 - 15:07

According to Dr. Thomas Hillig Energy Consulting, Iamgold has announced it is adding a new 12.5 MW solar PV plant to its Essakane gold... read more

New report on »true competitiveness of solar PV« in Europe

08/05/2017 - 19:51

A new report »The True Competitiveness of Solar PV«, published by the European PV Technology and Innovation Platform (ETIP PV) compares... read more

»Unresolved questions« for PPAs in Vietnam, Baker McKenzie

08/05/2017 - 18:26

In an analysis of Vietnam’s first draft on solar power purchase agreements, US-based international law firm Baker McKenzie sees »key... read more

Meeco to install PV system on State House in Guyana

08/05/2017 - 18:20

Swiss-based clean energy company The Meeco Group announced has been awarded the tender for the supply and installation of a PV system at... read more

ISS sells 1.8 GW solar farm portfolio to Vivo Power

07/05/2017 - 18:24

US solar farm developer Innovative Solar Systems LLC (ISS) has closed a joint venture deal with Vivo Power (USA) Development LLC,... read more

India misses renewable energy installation target for FY 2016-2017

04/05/2017 - 20:14

In India, renewable energy projects totaling 11,319.71 MW were installed in the financial year (FY) 2016-17, which ended on March 31.... read more

China installed 7.21 GW PV capacity in Q1 2017

04/05/2017 - 20:13

China’s National Energy Administration (NEA) officially released its solar PV deployment figures regarding the first quarter 2017.... read more

USTDA to support PV microgrid feasibility study in Nigeria

30/04/2017 - 13:54

The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) awarded a grant to the Nigerian company Community Social Enterprises Limited (CESEL) for a... read more

Investments in solar totalled $113.7 billion in 2016

15/04/2017 - 15:00

Investments in renewables totaled $241.6 billion (excluding large hydro) in 2016. These investments added 138.5 GW to global power... read more

TEP targets to install up to 800 MW new renewable energy capacity by 2030

09/04/2017 - 11:13

US utility Tucson Electric Power Company (TEP) announced to diversify its generation portfolio and targets to deliver at least 30... read more