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Nevada solar

Nevada’s NV Energy signs PPA for utility-scale solar+ storage project

EDF Renewables North America announced the signing of a 22-year Power Purchase Agreement (PPA), with Nevada utility NV Energy, for a 200MW solar photovoltaic (PV) project along with a 180MW, four-hour battery storage system.

Australia developing world’s first residential solar-based hydrogen energy storage systems

GHD is partnering with the University of New South Wales and Providence Asset to develop the world’s first residential solar-based hydrogen storage systems.
hybrid solar

EDF, Octo Energy partner on hybrid solar and storage projects

EDF Renewables has partnered with Octo Energy to identify and deliver new hybrid solar and battery energy storage projects across the UK.
UK solar

Macquarie GIG and Enso Energy launch UK solar & battery partnership

Macquarie’s Green Investment Group and Enso Energy have announced a UK solar development joint ventures, with the aim to create one of the UK’s largest subsidy-free solar and battery storage portfolios.
renewables capacity

US: Wind and solar remain fastest-growing energy sources

Renewables produced 27.1% more electricity than coal during the first four months of 2020, according to the US Energy Information Administration.

Largest solar energy project in New Jersey completed

Renewable energy firm CS Energy has completed the construction of the largest solar energy project in the US state of New Jersey.
India solar

India’s “ultra-mega” solar plants kick-start its energy transition says IEEFA

The Indian government set itself a formidable target in 2016: Install a massive 175 gigawatts of renewable energy by the 2021/22 financial year and 275GW by FY2026/27.
Asian Energy Hub

Australia’s EPA approves Asian Energy Hub wind, solar project

Australia's EPA has recommended approval for the Asian Energy Hub project, a large-scale wind and solar project in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, subject to conditions.
global renewable energy

Globe’s solar and wind energy sites mapped for the first time

Researchers at the University of Southampton have mapped the global locations of major renewable energy sites, providing a valuable resource to help assess their potential environmental impact.
community solar

Repsol launches household solar energy sharing initiative

Spanish energy major Repsol has launched Solmatch, the first large solar community solution in Spain which allows homeowners to host and provide power to consumers within their local community.
cheapest energy

Solar and wind are the cheapest new sources of energy says...

Solar PV and onshore wind are now the cheapest sources of new-build generation for at least two-thirds of the global population. Those two-thirds live in locations that comprise 71% of gross domestic product and 85 per cent of energy generation.
energy tenders

ENGIE wins big in France’s latest wind and solar energy tenders

ENGIE has been awarded two contracts for solar and wind energy generation projects by the French Ministry of Ecological and Inclusive transition.

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