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Commission approves €1.7 billion support for agri-PV in Italy

13/11/2023 - 17:49

The European Commission has authorised, under EU state aid rules, a €1.7 billion Italian scheme to support agri-photovoltaic plants.... read more

CEA finds more microcracks in module testing

10/11/2023 - 15:55

In its latest report »Solar PV Module Quality Risks«, Clean Energy Associates (CEA), a solar and battery industry consultancy based in... read more

German DBU supports PV2+ and Better Sol start-ups

10/11/2023 - 15:28

The Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt (DBU) is funding two start-ups focusing on resource conservation in photovoltaics. Better Sol GmbH... read more

Solar storage systems in Germany exempted from double grid fees

10/11/2023 - 14:43

On Friday (November 10), the German Bundestag passed an amendment to the Energy Industry Act (Energiewirtschaftsgesetz, EnWG) that will... read more

Longi achieves 33.9 percent for silicon perovskite tandem cell

10/11/2023 - 14:20

China's Longi Green Energy Technology Co., Ltd. has unveiled a perovskite silicon tandem cell with an efficiency of 33.9 percent,... read more

IEA PVPS: Installed PV capacity exceeds one terawatt

22/10/2023 - 17:36

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has published the »Trends in Photovoltaic Applications« for the year 2023. According to this... read more

World Solar Challenge started

22/10/2023 - 16:09

The »Bridgestone World Solar Challenge«, the race for solar-powered cars covering 3,000 kilometers across Australia, got underway on... read more

Siemens acquires stake in energy storage manufacturer Skeleton Technologies

22/10/2023 - 15:14

Siemens AG, together with its financial services provider Siemens Financial Services (SFS), has taken an undisclosed stake in Estonian... read more

OPD Energy receives $252 million for projects in the United States

22/10/2023 - 13:59

Spanish renewable energy project developer OPD Energy has closed $252 million (€238 million) in project financing for two solar projects... read more

Germany's PV additions decline in September while annual forecast still rises

21/10/2023 - 15:35

The latest statistics from the German Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagentur) for photovoltaic additions in the country show 918.6... read more