Germany’s Renewable Energy Association advocates excess profits tax instead of revenue absorption for electricity price brake

04/11/2022 - 08:21

In the dispute over an electricity price brake in Germany, the German Renewable Energy Federation (Bundesverband Erneuerbare Energien,... read more

Citizens’ initiative against 250-megawatt solar park in Swiss Valais

02/11/2022 - 17:55

A citizens’ initiative wants to prevent the planned 250-megawatt solar project, which is planned for Alp Furgge in the territory of the... read more

SolarPower Europe and BirdLife publish guide for ground-mounted systems

02/11/2022 - 10:19

At the first »Sustainable Solar Europe« conference, held in Brussels on October 27, the European solar industry association SolarPower... read more

Germany plans to skim »windfall profits« retroactively to September 1

02/11/2022 - 09:54

On Wednesday (November 2), the German federal and state governments will discuss the concrete form of the »electricity price brake«.... read more

German PV additions in September at 750 MW

01/11/2022 - 17:18

In the month of September, the German Federal Network Agency (BNetzA) registered a total of 41,554 PV systems subsidized via the country... read more

UN report finds global climate protection measures insufficient

01/11/2022 - 08:02

The UN has published its »Emissions Gap Report 2022: The Closing Window.« It states that the international community is far from meeting... read more

Study: Without globalized supply chains, solar module prices would be up to 107 percent higher

31/10/2022 - 15:00

A research team from New York’s Stony Brook University has studied the financial impact of trade restrictions in the solar industry. The... read more

China installed 52.6 gigawatts of solar in the first 9 months of the year

28/10/2022 - 11:57

In China, solar power systems with a total capacity of around 52.6 gigawatts (GW) were installed in the first nine months of this year,... read more

200 »solar trees« for charging stations

27/10/2022 - 16:41

British start-up SolarBotanic Trees has received an order for an initial 200 »solar trees« from Raw Charging, a British provider of... read more

EREF and BEE call on EU states to withdraw from Energy Charter Treaty

27/10/2022 - 15:03

The European Renewable Energy Federation (EREF) and the German Renewable Energy Federation (BEE) are calling on the EU and its member... read more