Event tip: Solar Power Europe invites to online discussion about solar solutions to tackle high energy prices

16/02/2022 - 14:28

On February 24 (13:00 – 14:30 CET) the European solar industry association Solar Power Europe (SPE) hosts a discussion with business and... read more

Swissolar criticizes legal disadvantages for PV in planned energy law

15/02/2022 - 16:46

The Swiss Association for Solar Energy (Swissolar) demands corrections in the planned amendment of the country’s Energy Law. In the... read more

German government wants to develop areas for 200 gigawatts of solar power plant capacity

10/02/2022 - 14:13

Solar power plants are to make better use of the existing land potential in Germany in the future. In a joint key point paper of the... read more

India's solar imports rose by 641 percent in 2021

08/02/2022 - 14:36

In 2021, India imported solar cells and modules worth $3.52 billion, an increase of 641 percent compared to 2020. According to the... read more

Philippines launches 2-gigawatt renewable energy tender

06/02/2022 - 20:12

The Department of Energy of the Philippines has opened a tender for renewable energy power plants with 2 GW of total capacity. According... read more

Ember: Renewables increasingly replace gas-fired instead of coal-fired power plants

06/02/2022 - 20:02

Electricity generation from renewables has predominantly replaced gas-fired rather than coal-fired power plants in Europe over the past... read more

Biden administration stands firm on import tariffs on solar panels

06/02/2022 - 19:58

The U.S. government under President Joe Biden announced Feb. 4 that import tariffs on crystalline solar cells and modules imposed by... read more

Swiss government in favor of expedited procedures, but against solar requirement

06/02/2022 - 19:36

Switzerland's government cabinet - the Federal Council - approved a bill for the expansion of renewable energies at its meeting on... read more

»Policy brief« on international standards for solar auctions

02/02/2022 - 16:43

The Potsdam, Germany-based Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) has developed recommendations on quality standards for... read more

India budgets $2.6 billion for 280 GW of solar industry manufacturing capacity

02/02/2022 - 16:34

India’s Ministry of Finance on Tuesday (Feb. 1) released the summary of its budget plan for fiscal year 2022/2023 (which begins in India... read more