solar power

solar forecastI

Global solar set for massive growth over the next 5 years

The world’s total renewable-based power capacity will grow by 50% between 2019 and 2024.
Solar spain

Spain’s Balearic Islands get solar funding spike

IDAE has announced that 55 solar projects, totalling 326 MW, have qualified for funding under the first round of the SOLBAL programme
EIA Iowa wind farm

IEA wins $67 million Iowa wind contract to power up state...

Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives has won the construction of a new wind energy project, the 130MW Richland Wind Farm in Iowa valued at approximately $67 million.
UK clean energy targets

The UK needs another 120GW of clean energy to meet 2050...

That’s the word according to the latest research by Aurora Energy Research, which notes that wind and solar, which currently make up 33GW of the UK's energy mix, will grow to over 140GW in 2050.
Siemens Gamesa Egypt

Elsewedy Electric, EDF turn on 130MW of solar – world’s largest...

Elsewedy Electric and EDF Renewables have commissioned two 65MW solar power plants in the Egyptian desert that form part of what will soon be the world’s largest solar power complex.
Shell Energy Solutions

Shell boosts solar interests in India, seeks HOD to steer aspirations

Shell has bought a stake in Indian renewables business Orb Energy.
Renewables vs Nuclear

Renewable energy now cheaper, reduces emissions faster, than nuclear

Renewable energy is both cheaper and reduces emissions faster than nuclear power, according to Mycle Schneider.
BP Lighthouse

BP’s Lightsource announces 10GW – $8 billion renewables goal

Lightsource to deploy approximately 10GW in new solar capacity by 2023
Hanergy Glory

Chinese e-mobility firm runs EV for 30 days purely on solar

Chinese e-mobility company Hanergy Glory Solar Technology has recently concluded a one-month test drive of the world’s first commercial solar power vehicle solution at the China Automotive Technology and Research Centre, which can run without pole charging for consecutive 30 days.
LA solar and storage

World’s biggest solar+battery project approved

Los Angeles’ Department of Water & Power has approved a Power Purchase Agreement for the construction of the largest solar+battery energy system in the world.

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