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Financing agreed for a further section of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park with 950 MW

24/03/2019 - 19:11

The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) and a consortium led by ACWA Power of Saudi Arabia and the Chinese Silk Road Fund... read more

IBC reacts to »bureaucratic hurdles« in Turkey

18/03/2019 - 11:03

German PV system house IBC Solar AG will reduce its operations in Turkey to acting as a supplier for rooftop systems. This will take... read more

CECcalls for changes in Australia’s »Marginal Loss Factor«

10/03/2019 - 13:19

The Australian Clean Energy Council (CEC) urgently calls for a revision of the »marginal loss factor« (MLF), which is used to calculate... read more

India installed 8.3 GW PV in 2018, Mercom

28/02/2019 - 16:58

The Indian solar market installed 8,263 MW in 2018, down 15.5 percent compared to 9,782 MW in 2017, according to Mercom India Research’s... read more

Germany registered an enormous 579 MW of newly installed capacity in January

28/02/2019 - 16:58

According to new figures from the German Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagentur), Germany registered 579 MW of new PV systems in... read more

Increasing dissatisfaction with implementation of energy transition in Germany

24/02/2019 - 21:24

For the second time since 2017, the Potsdam- (Germany) based Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) has presented a »... read more

SECI tenders more than 1 GW of grid connected PV power including 20 MW FPV and 97 MW rooftop systems

19/02/2019 - 21:45

The Indian Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) announced three tenders for the expansion of renewable capacity in the... read more

South Africa’s Eskom in trouble and cut electricity – industry demand PV

13/02/2019 - 19:26

South African national power utility Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd. needs a cash injection by April to survive, the country’s public... read more

Japan's solar industry continues to shrink

04/02/2019 - 11:20

In Japan, 95 solar companies went bankrupt last year - mainly in the area of trading and project planning. According to a report from... read more

91 percent of VC funding in 2018 went to solar downstream companies, Mercom

28/01/2019 - 20:34

Total global corporate funding into the solar sector, including venture capital and private equity (VC), debt financing, and public... read more