India

‘Temporary’ connections, unpaid dues on Goa power minister’s radar

PANAJI: Power consumers who have been using temporary connections beyond the stipulated six months as well as users with arrears are in for a shock as the electricity department will disconnect over 1,000 temporary electricity connections and file cases to recover dues. The department will also act against government buildings using temporary connections on extended […]

Energy Storage

Blue Planet Energy Expands Into Commercial Energy Storage Market With Blue Ion LX

New, scalable commercial energy storage solution designed to increase resilience, accelerate renewable energy adoption SALT LAKE CITY & HONOLULU: SOLAR POWER INTERNATIONAL — Hawai’i-based Blue Planet Energy has expanded its Blue Ion line of safe, scalable energy storage solutions with the introduction of Blue Ion LX for commercial and industrial (C&I) applications. The Blue Ion […]

Research

Global renewable energy auctions for H1 2019 increase significantly year on year, says GlobalData

Renewable energy auctions in H1 2019 totalled 53, marking a significant rise compared with nine auctions in H1 2018, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. The H1 total for renewable energy auctions was up 152% year on year compared with the total of 21 auctions in H2 2018. Asia-Pacific leads global activity […]

Asia - Pacific

Quang Tri – darling of foreign investors in energy

The central coastal province of Quang Tri has attracted many foreign investors in energy, from thermal, gas, to wind and solar power, which is a strength and a key industry of the locality. Quang Tri (VNA): The central coastal province of Quang Tri has attracted many foreign investors in energy, from thermal, gas, to wind […]

Europe & UK

Neutrino Energy: Centralized vs. Decentralized Power

Neutrino Energy Would Have Protected Canada from Dorian’s Wrath BERLIN: Everyone was relieved that Hurricane Dorian, which was a Category 5 hurricane when it hit the Bahamas, didn’t harm the Florida coast too badly and mostly spared coastal states like Georgia, Alabama, and the Carolinas. As Dorian dispersed, however, it affected weather patterns all the […]

Americas

U.S. Department of Energy Announces $110M for Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage

Washington, D.C.: The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Fossil Energy (FE) has announced approximately $110 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development (R&D) projects under three funding opportunity announcements (FOAs). Approximately $75M is for awards selected under two FOAs announced earlier this fiscal year; $35M is for a new FOA. These […]

MEA

DEWA enhances joint cooperation with France’s ENGIE Group

HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), welcomed Jean-Pierre Clamadieu, Chairman of France’s ENGIE Group. This is part of DEWA’s drive to forge strong ties with major global companies to exchange knowledge and share best practices in the energy sector. Senior officials from both sides attended the […]

PV Manufacturing

Heraeus Photovoltaics and Cell Engineering announce partnership to bring high-yield LECO technology and metallization pastes to market

Heraeus Photovoltaics, a leading technology solution provider for the renewable energy industry, and Cell Engineering, an engineering company based in Germany, today announced their joint development partnership on LECO technology. LECO (Laser Enhanced Contact Optimization) is a patented solution for solar cell manufacturers to significantly improve high-efficiency cell bin yields. Heraeus has invented, and is […]

Business & Finance

ADB, Tonga Sign Grant Agreement to Develop Renewable Energy

MANILA, PHILIPPINES: Three grant agreements that will fund the development and implementation of renewable energy projects in Tonga, which will enhance the country’s energy security and reduce carbon emissions, were signed today. The agreements for the $44.6 million in total grants provided by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the Green Climate Fund (GCF), and the […]

Solar Off Grid & Roof Tops

Chandigarh city news: Govt raises subsidy for rooftop solar plants

“The government has raised the subsidy amount from 30 per cent to 40 per cent for rooftop solar plants up to 3 kWp capacity in order to encourage the solar movement,” announced Ravinder Singh at the SolarTech 2019 conference. “The government has raised the subsidy amount from 30 per cent to 40 per cent for […]

Solar Balance of Systems

Press release: Hartek Power’s solar EPC portfolio surpasses 500 MW

Chandigarh-based Hartek Power Pvt Ltd, one of India’s fastest growing Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) companies, has successfully connected 270-MW solar projects spread across Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka to the grid. With the commissioning of these projects, the power systems EPC portfolio of Hartek Power has surpassed 500 MW in solar power projects. Cashing in […]

Solar Inverters

Sungrow Puts Flagship PV Inverter Solutions on Show at Intersolar South America 2019

AN PAULO : Sungrow, the global leading inverter solution supplier for renewables, showcased its latest PV inverter solutions tailored for utility-scale and distributed generation installations at Intersolar South America 2019, demonstrating its mission of clean power for all through consistent efforts in providing world class products and post-sales service for the Latin American renewable energy […]

Renewable Energy

DNV GL: Flexibility is the key as shipping transitions to a lower carbon future

DNV GL – Maritime has released the third edition of its Maritime Forecast to 2050 at London International Shipping Week 2019 (LISW). The Maritime Forecast examines the future of the shipping industry in a rapidly changing global energy landscape. This year’s report focusses on the challenge of reducing the carbon intensity of the global fleet […]

Electric Vehicles

ExxonMobil Launches Mobil EV™ Offer For Battery Electric Vehicles

New offering enables improved performance of battery-electric vehicles The Mobil EV™ offer helps battery electric vehicles to travel further between charges, extend equipment component life and promote safer operation The launch highlights close collaboration between ExxonMobil and original equipment manufacturers to meet consumers’ evolving mobility ambitions FRANKFURT, Germany: ExxonMobil announced today the global launch of […]

Solar Jobs

Design Engineer (solar Energy)

Job Description: 1. Leading the Design and/or Detailed Engineering of Solar PV projects 2. Minimum experience of Solar PV Projects : 25MW 3. Thorough knowledge of Energy Estimation 4. Software Skills : PV Syst, CAD Salary: INR 8,00,000 – 10,00,000 P.A. Industry:Oil and Gas / Energy / Power / Infrastructure Functional Area:Engineering Design , R&D […]