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French power generation down 7% due to nationwide strike

The data showed that power generation was curtailed at five nuclear reactors and three coal-fired power generators by 2220 GMT as workers in the power sector joined the strike. A nationwide strike in protest over planned pension reform has reduced French electricity generation by around 4.8 gigawatts or 7% of current generation capacity, data from […]

Bankers look to resolve account of troubled wind turbine maker Suzlon Energy

Sources privy to the development told IANS that lenders may seek a month’s extension for complete resolution of Suzlon beyond the stipulated 180 days allowed under the latest Reserve Bank of India circular. New Delhi: Bankers may make one more attempt to resolve the account of troubled wind turbine maker Suzlon Energy to prevent the […]

Canadian Solar Announces a $150 Million Share Repurchase Program

GUELPH, Ontario: Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a $150 million share repurchase program for a six month period beginning December 9th, 2019 and ending June 8th, 2020. The exact timing and amount of […]

Total opens Asia Pacific HQ in Singapore to drive regional growth in fossil fuels, renewable businesses

  SINGAPORE: French energy giant Total S.A. reaffirmed its commitment to Singapore as a strategic hub by opening its regional headquarters in Frasers Tower in Cecil Street to manage its businesses across Asia Pacific. “Today, we mark yet another milestone of Total’s partnership with Singapore,” said Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security Teo […]

TDB and EIB deepen their partnership with a USD 120 million 15-year SME and climate action facility

In what is yet another step in the growing relationship between the Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank (TDB) and the European Investment Bank (EIB), the institutions signed today a USD 120 million 15-year SME and climate action facility. The Agreement was signed by Ambroise Fayolle, EIB Vice President and Admassu Tadesse, TDB […]

ADB Meets Commitment to Double Annual Climate Financing to $6 Billion

MANILA, PHILIPPINES : The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has achieved a key commitment to double its annual climate investments from $3 billion in 2014, hitting a record high of more than $6 billion in climate-related financing in 2019. ADB was the first multilateral development bank (MDB) to make a climate financing commitment at the United […]

In the Matter of: Petition with Gujarat  Electricity Regulatory Commission (Power Procurement from Renewable Sources)  Regulation

In the Matter of: Petition under Section 86 (1) (f) of the Electricity Act, 2003 read with Gujarat  Electricity Regulatory Commission (Power Procurement from Renewable Sources)  Regulation For more information please see below link:

Vietnam’s golden solar years aren’t over, despite policy changes

Vietnam is looking to replace its solar tariffs that ushered in a golden era for solar power in the country with an auction scheme. What will change for developers, and can the new policy live up to Vietnam’s earlier success? A new era dawns for solar power in Vietnam. Last month, the Vietnamese government announced […]

PPA for Petitioner’s 0.8 MW wind power plant at Ninama, Taluk Sayil, District Parabdi

In the Matter of: Petition under section 86 (1) (f) and other applicable provisions of the Electricity Act, 2003 read with Article 10.4 of the PPA dated 31.03.2017 entered into between the Petitioner and Respondent No. 1 /GUVNL, for quashing and setting aside the Default Notice dated 11.07.2019 issued by Respondent No. 1/ GUVNL under […]

Renewable Energy Developer Offers 125MW and 300MW Mega Solar Farm Projects In Texas

ASHEVILLE, N.C.: Innovative Solar Systems, LLC is offering for immediate acquisition two large-scale solar PV projects in Texas. One project is a 125MW solar PV farm located in Fisher County, Texas, with an expected IA of January 2020 and a COD of December 2021. The second project is a 300MW solar PV farm located in […]