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Another »neighborhood storage« in Australia

26/07/2023 - 16:15

With the »Bungarribee Community Battery«, another »neighborhood storage« has been put into operation in Australia. Local utility... read more

Company initiative calls for legal framework for »biodiversity-promoting« solar power plants

21/07/2023 - 13:11

A position paper presented by 18 project developers and operators of ground-mounted solar power plants calls on the German government to... read more

German PV expansion remains on course for 12 GW

21/07/2023 - 07:07

The German Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagentur, BNetzA) has published its statistics for the expansion of renewable energies (EEG... read more

Lichtblick reports significantly increased – but still far too low – »Prosumer Index« for Germany

19/07/2023 - 15:03

Energy provider Lichtblick SE has presented the second edition of its »Prosumer Report« on the potential for solar power production and... read more

Agricultural land lost in Germany since 1992 would have provided space for 1,400 GW of solar

18/07/2023 - 17:53

In its response to a minor inquiry by the extreme right AfD parliamentary group in the German Bundestag, the federal government stated... read more

Swiss »Solar Energy Statistics« published: Nearly 60 percent market growth in 2022

17/07/2023 - 15:28

The Swiss Federal Office of Energy (Bundesamt für Energie, BfE) has published the »Solar Energy Statistics« for the year 2022. The... read more

Meyer Burger, Norsun and Midsummer receive EU subsidies for new factories

17/07/2023 - 14:54

Swiss cell and module manufacturer Meyer Burger Ltd. has successfully applied for € 200 million ($ 224 million) from the EU's Innovation... read more

German solar association advocates »to a certain extent« for local content rules

13/07/2023 - 15:53

In a statement on the German government's »Solar Package I,« the German Solar Industry Association (Bundesverband Solarwirtschaft, BSW)... read more

Workshop on German photovoltaic production funding causes disillusionment

13/07/2023 - 08:41

On Monday (July 10), a workshop organized by the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE on the planned promotion of new solar... read more

Support payments for Germany’s EEG account used up, »market value solar« rises slightly

12/07/2023 - 16:13

In parallel with the trading prices on the European power exchange EPEX Spot, Germany’s »market value solar« also rose again in June,... read more