Energy Storage

Estonia plans 225MW pumped hydro power storage facility to help disconnect from Russia – EQ Mag Pro

State-owned Estonian energy firm Eesti Energia is planning to build a 225MW pumped hydro power storage facility, as part of a larger press to come to be independent of Russian energy. The firm has begun accomplishing preliminary layout as well as environmental effect assessment for the works which could be completed by 2025-26. This means […]

Asia - Pacific

Meralco seeks competitive bids for 200-MW supply: Philippines – EQ Mag Pro

MANILA Electric Co. (Meralco) has sought competitive offers for the supply of 200 megawatts (MW) of baseload supply starting in 2024. In a press release on Wednesday, Meralco said it has started the competitive selection process (CSP) to challenge Solar Philippines Batangas Baseload Corp. (SPBBC). SPBBC offered a P4.65 per kilowatt-hour (kWh) headline rate at […]

Europe & UK

UK Clean Energy Leader Enviromena Secures First Projects in Italy – EQ Mag Pro

One of the UK’s leading clean energy solutions companies has secured its first planning approvals and contracts in Italy. Construction is to start early in 2023 on Enviromena’s two multi million-pound solar farm projects which are set to be a part of a pipeline of over 200MWp across Italy and Sardinia. These two sites are […]

Americas

Construction of Alaska’s largest solar project gets underway in Houston: CleanCapital – EQ Mag Pro

What will become the largest solar panel farm in Alaska has broken ground on land in Houston, with plans to power 1,400 homes when energy flows starting next summer, developers say. The 8.5-megawatt project could also lead to larger solar panel farms in Alaska, after a big investor in solar energy joined the project. New […]

MEA

Perovskite, an extraordinary advance in increasing the efficiency of silicon solar cells IV News – EQ Mag Pro

Saudi Arabia: New innovations are going on around the world to increase the efficiency of solar cells and now there is an important development in this field, under which The efficiency of perovskite, silicon sandwich (tandem) solar cells has been dramatically increased by adding metal fluoride. Experts from King Abdullah University of Science and Technology […]

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

SPNEC to acquire Solar Philippines’ assets by yearend – EQ Mag Pro

Solar Philippines Nueva Ecija Corporation (SPNEC) aims to complete its acquisition of the assets of parent company Solar Philippines worth about P60 billion by the end of this year. In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange, the firm said that the conclusion of its P3.3 billion Stock Rights Offering (SRO) in the coming weeks […]

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

Renewable energy generation accounts for 25-29% of total power amid rising demand – EQ Mag Pro

Replying to queries of the members, RK Singh informed that when power demand increased this year in recent months, renewable energy (RE) accounted for 25 to 29 percent of the total power generation and the RE is a major sector. Renewable energy accounted for 25 to 29 percent of the total power generation recently amid […]

Electric Vehicles

Ladakh embarks on a clean mobility journey in its pursuit to become a #netzero region: CESL

Ladakh embarks on a clean mobility journey in its pursuit to become a #netzero region: CESL This IndependenceDay, Ladakh embarks on a clean mobility journey in its pursuit to become a #netzero region. Our first-of-its-kind #solar PV-based EV carport, connected with rooftop power plant and battery energy storage system is one step ahead in bringing […]

Solar Jobs

Job & Career Opportunities: Navitas Solar – EQ Mag Pro

We are having openings at Navitas Solar. We are looking for Sales Executives/ Area Managers at Ahmedabad, Surat, Rajkot, Jaipur, Bhopal having minimum 2-5 years of experience in module sales. Interested candidates may send resumes on hr@navitassolar.com or call on +91-7069070990 or visit us at www.navitassolar.com. Experience Level: 2-5 years Share your CV to hr@navitassolar.com Related posts: Job & Career Opportunities: […]