Markets

US utility scale solar power market grew by 20 percent in 2018

11/06/2019 - 21:10

The U.S. solar market is still growing and expanding to new emerging state markets – there were 7.3 GW utility scale solar power plants... read more

EU Commission should improve conditions for the development of solar and wind power

11/06/2019 - 16:42

The EU needs »substantial efforts« to generate more electricity from wind and solar energy and to meet its renewable energy targets,... read more

Financing secured for 100 MW of solar power capacity in Cambodia

02/06/2019 - 10:46

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is participating with a loan of $7.4 million in the financing of solar power plants with a total of 100... read more

UN target for global power supply 2030 remains vulnerable

29/05/2019 - 09:54

Around 840 million people worldwide have no access to electricity. This is, however, a major step forward compared to approximately one... read more

China announced 168 PV projects totaling 14.7 GW

22/05/2019 - 17:18

China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and National Energy Administration (NEA) jointly released the 2019 first batch... read more

SPE’s global solar market outlook forecasts 800 GW additions to 1.3 TW total installed capacity by 2023

21/05/2019 - 15:48

The global solar industry will add nearly 800 GW of new solar capacity over the next five years, bringing the global's total solar... read more

DOE named winners in $5 million competition to expand access to solar energy

19/05/2019 - 20:12

The US Department of Energy (DOE) announced the winners of the Solar in Your Community Challenge, a $5 million competition launched in... read more

Growing number of financial and insurance institutions are switching from coal to renewable investments, IEEFA

15/05/2019 - 17:21

Five major financial institutions recently announced plans to move away from financing coal-fired power plants. According to the... read more

By 2030, the African photovoltaic market could grow to an annual expansion of 30 GW, report

15/05/2019 - 17:06

In order to cover the growing energy demand on the African continent sustainable and cheap, a massive photovoltaic expansion is... read more

Germany’s EEG levy account slightly below previous year’s level

12/05/2019 - 20:59

The German EEG levy account, which funds Germany’s renewable energy programs, had a cumulative surplus of €5.44 billion ($6.10 billion)... read more