Energy Storage

Inside Europe’s high-tech scramble for better energy storage – EQ Mag

The future is renewable, but all that power needs to be contained A “metal sock” in the ground stuffed full of hydrogen. Vats of scorching sand. Huge weights moving very, very slowly up and down old mineshafts. Is this the future of energy? This menagerie of strange machines and heat-retaining vessels is poised to emerge […]

Asia - Pacific

ADB Appoints Safdar Parvez as Country Director in PRC – EQ Mag

MANILA, PHILIPPINES : The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has appointed Safdar Parvez as its Country Director for the People’s Republic of China (PRC). Mr. Parvez has arrived in Beijing following his appointment last month. As Country Director, he will oversee ADB’s operations in the PRC, including implementation of the country partnership strategy (CPS) that prioritizes […]

Europe & UK

Renewables supplied 88% of Portugal’s electricity consumption in January – EQ Mag

LISBON : Renewable utilities supplied 88% of Portugal’s electricity consumption in January, as heavy rains coupled with good wind and solar conditions allowed to sharply reduce the use of gas-fired power plants, grid operator REN said on Wednesday. The country aims to generate 80% of its annual electricity usage from renewable sources by 2026, up […]

Americas

1st phase of Mexican solar project to be operating in April – EQ Mag

Mexico plans to power up the first phase of a huge solar energy project in April near a beach town popular with tourists making the short drive from the United States PUERTO PEÑASCO, Mexico : Mexico was pushed to accelerate its turn toward renewable energy after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine last year drove a sharp […]

MEA

UAE supports India’s ambition of 450 GW of renewable energy by 2030: Official – EQ Mag

Dubai : The UAE’s expanded cooperation with India in the area of climate and clean energy aims to support New Delhi’s ambition to achieve 450 gigawatts of renewable energy installed capacity by 2030 and net-zero carbon emissions by 2070, a senior official said on Tuesday. President and CEO of Dubai Chambers of Commerce, Mohammad Ali […]

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

ADB, World Bank, Solomon Islands Initiate Groundbreaking for Water Treatment Plant Upgrade – EQ Mag

HONIARA, SOLOMON ISLANDS  : The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today joined with the Government of Solomon Islands, the World Bank, Solomon Water, and members of the Kongulai Community in a groundbreaking ceremony for the Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Sector Project. Ministry of Mines, Energy, and Rural Electrification Deputy Secretary Daniel Rove led the inauguration […]

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

On the path to net-zero steel in building and construction

Rising demand for greener approaches creates an imperative for the industry to seize the moment, adopt new mindsets, and set standards for the transition to a greener future. In April 2022, McKinsey published the report Net-zero steel in construction: The way forward, a collaborative effort by Pedro Assunção, Brodie Boland, Trevor Burns, Emanuele D’Avolio, Alasdair […]

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

Yellen says South Africa needs action to maintain energy transition momentum

JOHANNESBURG : South Africa needs concrete action soon if it is to maintain momentum on an energy transition program backed by the United States and other countries, U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Friday after visiting the coal mining region of Mpumalanga. Yellen said the United States is resolute in its commitment to ensuring […]

Solar Jobs

Job & Career Opportunities: Ningbo Osda Solar Co – EQ Mag Pro

Ningbo Osda Solar Co <https://www.osdasol.com/#page5> is Looking for India Sales Head….Interested People Please send email to <anand@eqmag.net> with their CV’s Related posts: Job & Career Opportunities: Carbon Credits Industry – EQ Mag Pro Job & Career Opportunities: EnerMAN Technologies Pvt Ltd – EQ Mag Pro Job & Career Opportunities: Navitas Solar – EQ Mag Pro Required […]