Energy Storage

What We Know and Don’t Know About the Fire at an APS Battery Facility

The explosion in Arizona comes at a sensitive time for the fledgling storage industry, with a number of U.S. states moving to make storage central to their grid planning. No cause has been named for the fire at an Arizona battery facility that sent four firefighters to the hospital Friday. Peoria Fire Department spokesperson Michael […]

Research

SMART CITY STREET LIGHTING INNOVATION TO REALISE $15 BILLION IN ENERGY SAVINGS

Cost Savings to Enable Further Smart City Project Deployment Hampshire, UK: New data from Juniper Research has revealed that smart street lighting deployments will realise $15 billion in cumulative energy savings for cities to 2023. These will be achieved as a result of converting lamps to energy-efficient LEDs as well as the addition of connectivity to monitor and […]

Asia - Pacific

JinkoSolar Supplies 100 MW of Solar Modules to a Large Solar Power Projects in Vietnam

SHANGHAI: JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”) (NYSE: JKS), a reputable solar module manufacturer in the world, today announced that it has supplied 100MW of high efficient solar modules for the Srepok 1 and Quang Minh Solar Power Plant Complex, one of the Vietnam’s largest solar power projects up to today. The project […]

Europe & UK

EU regulators approve 385 mn euro Lithuania renewable power scheme

The project, which will run from May 1 to July 1, 2025, will help Lithuania reach its goal of producing 38 percent of its energy from renewable sources by 2025 BRUSSELS: EU state aid regulators cleared on Tuesday a 385-million-euro ($433.28 million) Lithuanian scheme to produce electricity from renewable sources, saying that it was in […]

Americas

New Governor’s budget unlocks some $1.4 billion in lower cost financing for clean energy projects across New York State

New York Power Authority (NYPA) Is Granted Authority To Finance Renewable Projects And Directly Provide Electricity To Energy Supply Companies(Executive Budget, Section S1508/A2008, Parts kk & ll) KATONAH, N.Y.: In an unheralded portion of the Executive Budget, state leaders significantly expanded the ability of The New York Power Authority (NYPA) to supply clean electricity to […]

MEA

World’s Largest Solar Power Facility in Dubai Scheduled for Completion in 2020

Dubai has unveiled a 950 MW solar power project, the largest worldwide so far, scheduled for completion in 2020. The project, dubbed Noor Energy 1, consists of a 250 MW PV power facility and a 700 MW concentrated solar power facility and is joint venture between the Dubai government, ACWA Power, and a number of […]

PV Manufacturing

National Central University Laboratory Measures Efficiency of New-Generation PV Cells

Following years of effort, including installation of world-class equipment, introduction of verification process, and passage of large-scale measurement comparisons, the Photovoltaic Efficiency Verification Laboratory (PVEVL) of the Research Center for New Generation Photovoltaics, the National Central University, has passed ISO-IEC 17025 certification, the first local PV-cell calibration body to do so. As a result, the […]

Business & Finance

CANADIAN SOLAR TO SELL ITS 80% INTEREST IN A 482.6 MWP CONTRACTED BRAZILIAN SOLAR PROJECT PORTFOLIO TO NEBRAS POWER

GUELPH, Ontario and MADRID: Canadian Solar Inc. (“the Company”, “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, announced today the signing of an agreement for the sale of its 80% interest in a 482.6 MWp portfolio of contracted solar projects in Brazil to Nebras Power Investment Management B.V., a Dutch affiliate […]

Solar Off Grid & Roof Tops

HCL Samuday invests Rs 30 crores to establish 14 solar mini grids in 15 villages

New Delhi: Samuday, the ambitious CSR project of HCL Foundation, has invested Rs 30 crores over the last one year to set up 14 solar mini-grids in 15 villages in UP’s Hardoi district to supply uninterrupted power to 900 underserved rural households. It has also committed to spending Rs 3 crore every year over the […]

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

ABB champions demand for smart and connected solar integration

At Intersolar 2019, ABB will showcase its connected sun-to-socket portfolio. Featuring the latest digital technology, ABB’s solutions have been designed to drive down system costs and deliver higher returns on investment for solar applications. As a pioneering technology leader in digital industries, ABB will highlight its sun-to-socket solutions for the future of energy from Stand […]

Renewable Energy

Global renewable energy industry will grow ten folds over seven years: Alistair Sproul, UNSW

Renewable energy, especially photovoltaics (PV) and wind are the fastest-growing industries in the energy sector. Compared with fossil fuel technologies, which require ongoing fuelling, the renewable energy industry is more capital intensive. The renewable energy industry is growing at 25-40 per cent per annum and will be close to ten times its present size in the next […]

Electric Vehicles

“Powered by Noodoe” Accelerates EV Charging Station Growth – Breakthrough Program Provides Advanced Technology To Businesses Entering EV Charging Market

Noodoe, a global leader in EV charging technology, introduces “Powered by Noodoe,” a technology partnership program giving businesses everything needed to enter the EV charging market. The announcement is made to kickoff this week’s ACT (Advanced Clean Transportation) Expo in Long Beach, California. The company has just signed Canada based Green Dot Group, which leverages […]

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 […]