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Tender launched for 14.8 MW/40.9 MWh of solar+storage in Ecuador

Ecuador’s Ministry of Energy and Non-Renewable Natural Resources has launched a tender for the construction of a 14.8 MW/40.9 MWh of solar+storage facility. The Conolophus project will...

Brazil’s ESBR to hold auction for wind, solar power in July

Brazilian power company Energia Sustentavel do Brasil SA (ESBR) plans to hold an energy auction on July 21, 2020, to contract wind and solar power. The...

Mexico raises grid fee for renewable projects finalized before energy reforms

The Mexican government revealed grid-fee increases last week for renewable energy plants installed under the so-called Contratos Legados regulatory framework, which was in force...

Shell looks to Brazil solar power sales from farms that are due online in 2023

Royal Dutch Shell PLC RDSa.L is ready to start negotiating with potential clients the sale of future solar power on Brazil's free energy market from its first farms...

Valmont becomes largest shareholder of Brazilian PV company Solbras

U.S.-engineered products and infrastructure development company Valmont Industries Inchas acquired a majority stake in Brazilian solar developer Solbras. The financial terms of the transaction were not...

Valmont Acquires Majority Stake in Brazil-Based Solar Energy Company

Valmont® Industries, Inc., a leading global provider of engineered products and services for infrastructure development and irrigation equipment and services for agriculture, today announced the...

Solar costs have fallen 82% since 2010

“Since 2010, the cost of energy has dropped by 82% for photovoltaic solar, by 47% for concentrated solar energy (CSP), by 39% for onshore...

Brazil hits 5 GW milestone

Brazil has surpassed the 5 GW mark for installed solar power, according to the latest statistics from the Brazilian Association of Photovoltaic Solar Energy...

Investors eyeing Mexico solar parks

Atlas Renewable Energy is moving forward with the US$350mn La Pimienta solar park in Mexico's Campechestate, which suggests investors remain upbeat about renewables in the country...

Nextracker the largest tracker provider in 2019

The Americas were the largest solar tracker markets last year, according to research from U.S.-owned analyst Wood Mackenzie. The U.S. Nextracker subsidiary owned by Singapore-based electronics giant Flex was, once...

Fifteen-year PPA for 200 MW of PV in Mexico

EDP Renovaveis S.A. (EDPR), the renewable energy arm of Portuguese power utility EDP, has secured a 15-year power purchase agreement with Mexican electricity trader...

Ecuador pushes deadlines for tender for wind, solar projects

Ecuador’s ministry of energy and non-renewable natural resources has decided to re-schedule the international tender to award concessions for new wind and solar power...

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ComEd report finds investments in residential solar, energy efficiency benefit all customers

ComEd this week reported to the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) that residential customers are receiving savings and clean energy benefits from the Future Energy...

New Solar Access Act aims to implement automated solar permitting in most California cities

Senator Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) introduced SB 617, the Solar Access Act. SB 617 implements automated solar permitting in local jurisdictions with over 10,000...

Biden administration restores amendments to Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan

California Energy Commissioner Karen Douglas released the following statement in response to the U.S. Department of Interior’s decision to revoke amendments to the Desert...

Missouri legislature considers taxing solar-powered households and businesses

The Missouri Solar Energy Industries Association (MOSEIA) announces that the state’s upcoming HB539 and SB178 bills, which seek to modify the state’s net-metering program,...