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Germany reaches just under 7.2 gigawatts of PV additions in 2022

01/02/2023 - 17:32

The German Federal Network Agency (BNetzA) has put the capacity of new photovoltaic systems installed in Germany in 2022 at 7.193... read more

REC Silicon almost in agreement with parent company Hanwha Solutions on silicon supply

01/02/2023 - 16:51

Norwegian silicon producer REC Silicon ASA has announced progress in finalizing a 10-year supply agreement between its subsidiary REC... read more

Ember: Wind and solar to overtake gas in EU electricity production by 2022

01/02/2023 - 16:01

Solar and wind power plants supplied more electricity than fossil gas-fired power plants in European Union countries for the first time... read more

Renesola operates under the name of its subsidiary Emeren

01/02/2023 - 14:23

Chinese solar power project developer and operator Renesola Ltd. has changed its name to Emeren Group Ltd. effective Jan. 30. The... read more

Solar researchers call for extra funding for particularly costly Agri-PV

31/01/2023 - 13:56

A network of German research institutions, associations and companies involved in Agri-PV - the parallel use of agricultural land for... read more

German energy industry fears slowdown of ground-mounted PV due to cabinet decision on EU ordinance

31/01/2023 - 12:39

Following the German government’s decision on Monday (January 30) to provide »formulation assistance« for the implementation of the so-... read more

Enel Green Power reports 2.6 GW of new solar in 2022

31/01/2023 - 10:58

Enel Green Power (EGP), part of Italian energy group Enel S.p.A., has commissioned renewable energy plants with a total capacity of 5.22... read more

Silicon oxide layer protects perovskite cells in space and on earth

30/01/2023 - 14:52

The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), in a project funded by the Department of Defense and in... read more

Helmholtz Center reports »milestone« for the stability of perovskite solar cells

30/01/2023 - 13:36

A research team at Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin (HZB), together with international partners, has investigated a chemical variant to improve... read more

Dutch labor inspectorate objects to 70 percent of inspected solar construction sites

30/01/2023 - 12:39

The Dutch Labor Inspectorate (Nederlandse Arbeidsinspectie) has found violations of the Working Conditions Act (Arbeidsomstandighedenwet... read more