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PV plants lasting longer, with lower operational costs

Solar project developers, long-term owners, and other industry participants surveyed by Berkeley Lab expect utility-scale solar plants to have a useful life of 32.5...

Anesco builds two solar parks in Netherlands

Shell New Energies has awarded UK renewables developer Anesco two contracts to design and construct two solar farms in the Netherlands with a combined...

Longi and DuPont expand collaboration on product innovation

Chinese solar manufacturer Longi has signed an agreement of strategic cooperation with DuPont aimed at jointly creating high-end modules and helping downstream customers build...

Assessing the soiling mitigation properties of anti-reflective coatings

Researchers at the Chinese Academy of Sciences have sought to understand how the silica-based anti-reflection coatings used on solar panels might affect performance by exacerbating soiling problems. The researchers analyzed four...

Bulgaria plans to introduce FITs for solar systems up to 30 kW

The Bulgarian government is planning to re-introduce feed-in tariff payments for rooftop PV for a year, in a move which could revive the nation’s solar sector...

Israel wants another 15 GW of solar by 2030

The Israeli government is betting hard on solar and energy storage to help the nation towards energy independence. Energy minister Yuval Steinitz this week announced a new plan to deploy around...

PPA signed for solar-wind-storage microgrid on Saint Helena

U.K.-based impact investment company and renewables developer Pash Global has signed a 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with the island of Saint Helena’s utility for the development of a 3.2 MW solar-wind-storage microgrid. The...

Australian rooftop PV market continues to thrive

The Australian rooftop PV market continues to thrive with no clear sign yet of a Covid-19-induced slowdown. According to the small-scale technology certificate (STC)...

BOCC GRANTS DINOSOLAR PERMIT FOR $240 MILLION SOLAR FARM WEST OF BAR NUNN

The Natrona County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) voted Tuesday, June 2, to approve a conditional use permit for Dinosolar and its parent company...

GE to build substation for 415-MW solar complex in Brazil

General Electric Co (NYSE:GE) announced on Tuesday its unit Grid Solutions has signed a deal to implement a 500-kV turnkey substation for a 415-MW/474-MWp...

Encore Renewable Energy installs 2.2-MW solar project for Vermont utility

Vermont Public Power Supply Authority (VPPSA) and Encore Renewable Energy announced that construction has begun on a new solar array along Route 100 in...

Israel plans 80 billion shekel investment to increase solar energy use

Israel Energy Ministry Yuval Steinitz announced an 80 billion shekel ($22.8 billion) plan to increase solar power use during the next 10 years. The goal...

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8minute Solar Energy raises $225 million for 18 GW pipeline of solar and storage

$225 million in new funding is coming to 8minute Solar Energy, as the company has closed on a round of funding from a consortium...

Winners of massive Hawaiian solar-plus-storage procurement include AES, Hanwha, Engie, EDF, Longroad

Last month, Hawaiian Electric named the winning projects in its largest ever renewable energy procurement  — 460 MW of solar power and nearly 3 GWh of energy storage...

NHPC mulling hybrid solar + hydro projects in Ladakh

Considering the high solar irradiance of the region, NHPC has proposed the blending of hydropower with solar power in the Union territory of Ladakh. The state-run...

Sterling and Wilson commissions 125 MW (DC) solar plant in Oman

Mumbai-based Sterling and Wilson Solar has commissioned a 125 MW (DC) solar plant in Oman. With this, it has become the first Indian company to commission...