India

Gujarat High Court issues notice on solar energy subsidy pullback – EQ Mag Pro

The high court was moved by a businessman from Mahisagar district, Ramanlal Patel, who submitted that he had invested in setting up a solar power project following the Gujarat Industrial Policy, 2020. Ahmedabad: The Gujarat high court has issued notice to concerned state authorities in response to a petition challenging the government’s decision to withdraw […]

Energy Storage

Charging the future – EQ Mag Pro

With the increasing use of lithium-ion batteries in data centres, the market is expected to grow significantly by 2025 The Middle East and particularly the GCC has seen a sharp rise in the number of data centres in recent years to cope with increased demand for cloud and big data. This in turn has led […]

Research

India Ratings Withdraws Solar Edge Power and Energy’s Short-Term Facility Rating – EQ Mag Pro

India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) has withdrawn the rating of Solar Edge Power and Energy Private Limited’s short-term bridge facility, as follows: Instrument Type Date of Issuance Coupon Rate (%) Maturity Date Size of Issue (million) Rating Rating Action Short-term bridge facility – – 6 October 2021 INR6,141 WD Withdrawn KEY RATING DRIVERS Ind-Ra is […]

Asia - Pacific

Thailand’s Largest Floating PV Plant with Sungrow PV and Floating Solutions Comes Online – EQ Mag Pro

BANGKOK: Sungrow, the global leading inverter solution supplier for renewables, stated that the Company supplied both PV inverter solutions and floating solutions to Thailand’s largest hydro-floating PV plant, fueling the national transition to a lower carbon economy. 58.5MW Floating PV Plant with Sungrow PV and Floating Solutions The plant, occupying an area of 121 hectares, […]

Europe & UK

World’s largest plant capturing carbon from air starts in Iceland – EQ Mag Pro

COPENHAGEN : The world’s largest plant that sucks carbon dioxide directly from the air and deposits it underground is due to start operating on Wednesday, the company behind the nascent green technology said. Swiss start-up Climeworks AG, which specialises in capturing carbon dioxide directly from the air, has partnered with Icelandic carbon storage firm Carbfix […]

Americas

ACORE Statement on House Energy & Commerce Committee Action to Advance Clean Energy and Transmission Priorities in the Build Back Better Act – EQ Mag Pro

Statement From Gregory Wetstone, President and CEO of the American Council on Renewable Energy “We commend the Energy and Commerce Committee for advancing its important clean energy and transmission contributions to the Build Back Better Act. Along with a stable, predictable and long-term clean energy tax platform, the Clean Electricity Performance Program can help decarbonize […]

MEA

South Africa’s Green Energy Push Hinges on $28 Billion Debt Fix – EQ Mag Pro

The head of South Africa’s state power utility needs to substantially reduce its 402 billion rand ($28 billion) of debt to realize his vision of transforming the coal-addicted behemoth into a leading green-energy producer and create as many as 300,000 jobs in the process. Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd. supplies more than 90% of the nation’s […]

PV Manufacturing

Meyer Burger Secures EUR 185 mMillion Debt Financing For Further Expansion of Cell and Module Capacity Starting Production in 2022

The Meyer Burger group closes a syndicated loan agreement for EUR 125 million and a factoring agreement for EUR 60 million. The debt financing of EUR 185 million serves to expand the annual production capacity to reach 1.4 GW of solar cells in Thalheim (Bitterfeld-Wolfen), Germany and 1 GW of modules in Freiberg, Germany. Meyer […]

Business & Finance

JSW Energy gains on PPA with SECI for wind capacity of 450 MW – EQ Mag Pro

JSW Energy said that JSW Renew Energy Two, a project special purpose vehicle (SPV) formed by JSW Future Energy, a wholly owned subsidiary of the company, has signed power purchase agreements (PPA) for 450 MW of wind capacity with SECI. Following the announcement, the scrip advanced 2.26% to currently trade at Rs 317.40 on the […]

Solar Off Grid & Roof Tops

Australia Installs Record-Breaking Number of Rooftop Solar Panels

Australia installed its highest ever number of rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) panels in 2020, according to Clean Energy Regulator data analysed by energy efficiency experts from Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO. Data from the Clean Energy Regulator analysed by CSIRO shows that in 2020, around Australia, over 362,000 rooftop solar PV installations were issued with […]

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

Ingeteam’s Hybrid Inverter is Compatible With the BYD Premium High Voltage Batteries

Ingeteam and BYD have tested and certified at their respective R&D laboratories, the compatibility of the BYD Battery-Box Premium HVS and HVM high voltage batteries with Ingeteam’s INGECON® SUN STORAGE 1Play TL M hybrid inverter (solar-plus-storage inverter). The use of both items of equipment together makes it possible to create hybrid systems that combine PV […]

Renewable Energy

Czech parliament approves law hoping to kickstart renewable energy projects – EQ Mag Pro

The central European country gets 16 per cent of its energy needs from renewables, and needs large investments to meet its share on the EU’s climate targets PRAGUE: The Czech parliament approved a law on Wednesday setting the framework for aid to renewable energy projects, which industry players hope will restart a boom in green […]

Electric Vehicles

Surge in electric vehicle sales power lithium prices as shortages loom – EQ Mag Pro

More investment in lithium production is needed to meet future needs of the electric vehicle supply chain, analysts say LONDON: Lithium prices have jumped to their highest in more than three years thanks to an upsurge in electric vehicle sales, depleting stocks of the battery material in top consumer China. Targets to cut carbon emissions […]

Solar Jobs

Vacancy circular for the post of Chairperson, JERC for Goa and UTs dated 14th October 2020

Vacancy circular for the post of Chairperson, JERC for Goa and UTs dated 14th October 2020 For more information please see below link: Related posts: Petition in respect of seeking approval for Domestic SPV Power Plant under RESCO with BOT Model Sr. Executive / Asst. Manager Electronics Design Engineer Solar Site Planning Analyst / Technician