India

Best Power Equipments (BPE) Appoints EX-Schneider Electric GM Girish Paralikar

India, New Delhi: Best Power Equipments (India) Private Limited, India’s leading power manufacturing brand, which provides end-to-end strategic power solutions, has appointed Girish Paralikar as Associate Vice President – Service Head. As business unit head, Girish will take care of corporate relationship and developing new and existing business across industries. He will be based in […]

Energy Storage

Hyundai Motor Offers Lifetime Warranty for EV Batteries

Hyundai Motor has launched a comprehensive care program “believe” for customers who purchase its electric vehicles (EVs). BeliEVe is a program that offers various benefits related to quality, charging, and economic value to customers who purchase Hyundai EVs. The automaker provides a lifetime warranty for batteries to buyers of the Ioniq Electric and a 10 […]

Research

CORPORATE CLEAN ENERGY BUYING LEAPT 44% in 2019, SETS NEW RECORD

Corporations purchased 19.5 gigawatts of clean power through long-term contracts, dwarfing the previous year’s record, driven by activity in the U.S. and corporate sustainability commitments New York: Corporations bought a record amount of clean energy through power purchase agreements, or PPAs, in 2019, up more than 40% from the previous year’s record. The majority of […]

Asia - Pacific

Siemens Gamesa wins 113-MW turbine order for project in Vietnam

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy SA (BME:SGRE) has secured an order to supply 113 MW of turbines for the Hoa Thang 1.2 wind farm project in Vietnam. The turbine maker announced today it will supply 25 pieces of the SG 4.5-145 machines for what it says will be one of Vietnam’s largest wind farms. The order […]

Europe & UK

Europe Was at the Start of a Huge Solar Rebound. Does Coronavirus Threaten That?

Construction delays are manageable, supply-chain worries appear unfounded and low-risk solar investments may shine in an uncertain climate, experts say. Europe’s solar renaissance looks set to continue blossoming despite the impact of the coronavirus and falling power prices, experts and investors say. A combination of new competitive tenders and the increasingly favorable economics of solar […]

Americas

New York Announces Details for 21 Large-Scale Renewable Energy Projects to Deliver Clean, Affordable Energy 

Expected to Spur Over $2.5 Billion In Direct, Private Investment and Create Over 2,000 Short- and Long-term Jobs  Will Generate Enough Renewable Energy to Power Over 350,000 New York Homes, Carbon Emissions Reduction is Equivalent to Taking Nearly 300,000 Cars Off the Road  Reaffirms State’s Commitment to Community Engagement and Responsible Siting  Accelerates Progress Towards Governor […]

MEA

AFDB to provide underserved communities in Nigeria with sustainable energy solutions

The African Development Bank and the Government of Nigeria have launched the National Electrification Project (NEP), to address critical energy access deficits by channeling private sector investments into mini grid and off-grid solutions. The project, which will be implemented by Nigeria’s Rural Electrification Agency, is a boost to efforts to achieve the target of universal […]

PV Manufacturing

SINGULUS TECHNOLOGIES signs contract for the delivery of production systems for CIGS solar modules

Kahl am Main: SINGULUS TECHNOLOGIES AG (SINGULUS TECHNOLOGIES) today signed contracts for a large order with the customer (CNBM) Bengbu Design and Research Institute of Glass Industry Co., Ltd., Bengbu, China, a subsidiary of China National Building Materials, China, for the Xuzhou site for the delivery of systems for the production of CIGS solar modules. […]

Business & Finance

Tata Power partners with World Wide Fund for Nature to celebrate Earth Hour 2020

~ Urges citizens to ‘GIVE UP’ wasteful consumption of electricity and be the ‘Voice for the Planet’~ Sustainability is at the centre of Tata Power’s core philosophy, as India’s largest integrated power utility it has always led the way  in generating green power & reduce carbon emissions to combat climate change. This year, as the world […]

Solar Inverters

Global demand for replacement PV inverters to account for 7 percent of total global installations in 2020

IHS Markit forecasts that global demand for replacement inverters will grow by almost 40% to reach 8.7 GW in 2020. A large and growing installed base of aging PV installations is driving demand for replacement PV inverters. Demand for replacement PV inverters comes from customers who own old inverters which are beginning to underperform or […]

Renewable Energy

The Groundbreaking Ceremony of Tongwei Solar 30GW High-performance Solar Cell and Supporting Project Was Held

CHENGDU: On March 25, the groundbreaking ceremony of Tongwei Solar Photovoltaic Industrial Base Project was held in Huaizhou New Town, Jintang County, Chengdu, China. With total investment of about CNY 20 billion, Tongwei Solar Photovoltaic Industrial Base Project will construct the annual 30GW high-performance solar cell and supporting project in Jintang County, Chengdu City, China, […]