India

NOTIFICATION FOR SITE VISIT AT SIACHEN AND PARTAPUR FOR RFS – SECI/C&P/RFS/SP-ARMY/042019/01 DATED – 14/05/2019

Prospective Bidders those who are intrested to visit the site to study the actual conditions for SIACHEN and PARTAPUR Army Post tender (RfS No. SECI/C&P/RfS/SP-ARMY/042019/01 dated 14/05/2019). In reference of tender RfS No – SECI/C&P/RfS/SP-ARMY/042019/01 dated 14/05/2019, Prospective bidders those who are intrested for Site visit at SIACHEN and PARTAPUR Army Post, please contact on […]

Energy Storage

REC Solar saves California school district millions through innovative solar energy solutions

– Pleasanton Unified School District is the latest education system to work with REC Solar to deploy on-site solar plus storage solutions – Installations illustrate the education market’s need to control peak demand and lower costs SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif.: REC Solar, a subsidiary of Duke Energy Renewables, is working with the Pleasanton Unified School […]

Research

ANALYSIS-Despite drought, Costa Rica’s electricity stays clean – but not cheap

Despite a harsh drought this year, Costa Rica – which relies heavily on hydropower – has been able to keep its electricity production almost entirely renewable. The dry spell, which ended in May, was the first big test of an ambitious push for clean energy, said Javier Orozco, planning director at the Costa Rican Electricity […]

Asia - Pacific

FTC Solar completes Mo Duc Project; Expands Vietnam Partnership

FTC Solar and Thien Tan Group expand solar partnership, complete Mo Duc Solar Project in Quang Ngai Province SAN FRANCISCO: FTC Solar and Thien Tan Group have completed construction of Thiên Tân Group’s 19 MWdc Mo Duc Solar project in Quang Ngai Province, Vietnam.  The project, one of the first in Vietnamfunded with private company capital investment, […]

Europe & UK

Italy’s Edison buys EDF assets to boost green credentials

MILAN: Italy’s Edison has agreed to buy green energy assets from its French parent company EDF to make it Italy’s No. 2 wind player and pave the way for “major” growth in solar power. In a complex deal, Edison will pay 172.9 million euros ($194 million) to buy 265 megawatts of Italian wind assets from […]

Americas

Trump EPA rolls back Obama rule on coal-fired power plants

The Trump administration on Wednesday completed one of its biggest rollbacks of environmental rules, replacing a landmark Obama-era effort that sought to wean the nation’s electrical grid off coal-fired power plants and their climate-damaging pollution. Environmental Protection Agency chief Andrew Wheeler, a former coal industry lobbyist, signed a replacement rule that gives states leeway in […]

MEA

Azelio Offers its Technology to Increase Reliable Clean Power Supply for Refugee Camps in Jordan

STOCKHOLM : Azelio has invited UNHCR to explore the company’s unique energy storage technology as a complement to the existing solar photovoltaic power installations in refugee camps in Jordan. UNHCR aims for the refugee camps to be self-sufficient and is now looking for solutions providing reliable on-site clean power supply at all hours of the […]

PV Manufacturing

Quick Mount PV Doubles Manufacturing Production to 1.2 Gigawatts

High Demand for Company’s Industry Leading Watertight Solar Roof Mounting and Racking Systems Powers Growth SAN FRANCISCO: Quick Mount PV, the leading American manufacturer of watertight solar roof mounting and racking systems, is doubling their manufacturing production. The company is adding a second shift for the first time at its Walnut Creek, California manufacturing facility–increasing […]

Business & Finance

Vattenfall issues EUR 500 million green bond

In line with the company’s investments in fossil-free energy and climate-smart solutions, Vattenfall has for the first time issued a green bond. The size of the bond issue is EUR 500 million, with a tenor of seven years. The bond is the first international issuance under an EMTN programme under Swedish governing law, listed on […]

Solar Off Grid & Roof Tops

Tweak clause for rooftop solar plants, directs government

GHAZIABAD: All government and semi-government offices having an area of more than 1000 sq m will soon have to install solar photovoltaic power plant on their rooftops. This is likely be made mandatory from this month by the Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) as per the order of the state government, officials said. “The state government […]

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

Global solar PV inverters market to decline at CAGR of 13.2% by 2023, says GlobalData

The global solar photovoltaic (PV) inverters market is set to decline at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.2% and reach US$3.04bn in 2023, primarily due to a sharp drop in inverter prices and slowdown in solar PV installations, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. The company’s latest report, ‘Solar PV […]

Renewable Energy

Shell Aims To Beat Power Utilities At Their Own Game

Demand for electricity is set to soar as Asian economies grow and electric vehicles replace petrol cars. Shell is under pressure to shed the Oil Majors’ century-old business model and position itself for a future with lower use of fossil fuels. Royal Dutch Shell wants to build a power business more profitable than the competitive […]

Electric Vehicles

Electric Cars: Why Little Norway Leads The World In EV Usage

Almost 60% of new cars sold in Norway during March 2019 were entirely electric-powered. It’s the latest record-breaking statistic involving Norway and electric vehicle (EV) records as the Scandinavian nation looks to stop sales of fossil fueled cars by 2025. The numbers could be even higher, but thousands of Norwegians find themselves on long waiting […]

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 […]