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Silk Road Fund becomes 49 percent shareholder in ACWA Power RenewCo

23/06/2019 - 18:29

Chinese Silk Road Fund acquires a 49 percent stake in ACWA Power Renewable Energy Holding Ltd (ACWA Power RenewCo), renewable energy... read more

DuPont issues 2019 »Global Photovoltaic Reliability Study«

20/06/2019 - 18:40

Since 2018, overall PV module defect rates increased and reached 34 percent of 6.5 million panels surveyed; total backsheet defects... read more

German solar tender more than three times oversubscribed

19/06/2019 - 18:58

In the third German solar tender of this year with a bid deadline of June 1, 105 bids were submitted with a capacity of 556,067 kW. Thus... read more

REN21 strongly criticises global subsidies for fossil energy

19/06/2019 - 18:57

At the end of 2018, more than one third of the around seven terawatts of electricity generation capacity installed worldwide was based... read more

Interactive online map on German renewables

19/06/2019 - 18:57

The development of renewable energies in the German electricity sector is the subject of an interactive map produced by an... read more

U.S. installed 2.7 GW in the first quarter, report

18/06/2019 - 17:22

In the first three months of the year, the U.S. installed 2.7 GW of solar PV, »making it the most solar ever installed in the first... read more

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