Finance & Economics

Rystad expects $250 billion in global solar investment in 2023, Mercom registers record in corporate financing

25/01/2023 - 23:37

Norwegian energy industry consultancy Rystad Energy AS recorded $560 billion in global investment in »low-carbon« energy last year.... read more

Sun Cable in voluntary administration

25/01/2023 - 23:35

Singapore-based Sun Cable has voluntarily entered administration. According to a statement, the aim is »to access additional capital for... read more

Silicon prices on downturn

25/01/2023 - 23:35

Prices for polysilicon and wafers as well as for solar cells and modules continue to fall at a rapid pace, according to consistent... read more

Study examines potential of MENA region for green hydrogen and synthetic fuels

08/12/2022 - 15:36

The MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region has the potential to generate more than 400,000 terawatt hours annually from renewable... read more

IDTechEx expects stationary storage capacity of 2 TWh by 2033

07/12/2022 - 15:14

The total capacity of stationary Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) installed worldwide will exceed two terawatt hours (TWh) by 2033... read more

BNEF registers price increases for lithium-ion batteries for the first time since 2010

07/12/2022 - 15:14

In its annual battery price survey, market research firm Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) has found a seven percent year-on-year... read more

No »post pandemic rebound« for renewables in Africa

10/11/2022 - 13:58

Only 2.6 billion dollars of capital for wind, solar, geothermal and other renewable energy projects was invested in Africa in 2021. This... read more

ADB supports 2 GW solar and battery storage program in Cambodia

06/11/2022 - 19:15

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed a consultancy agreement with Cambodian utility Électricité du Cambodge (EDC) to develop two... read more

South African utility receives half a billion dollars for conversion from coal to renewables

06/11/2022 - 18:47

South African utility Eskom is to receive a $497 million loan from the World Bank – including $47.5 million from the Canadian Clean... read more