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Mono vs Multi, N-type vs P-Type: Outlooks from PV CellTech 2018
4 Apr 2018 at 10:42am
PV CellTech 2018 saw Chief Technology Officers and senior executives from the world's top solar cell manufacturers and equipment suppliers give key indications of which cell technologies will be driving the industry in the coming years.

Economics not tenders driving Spain’s solar resurgence
23 Apr 2018 at 2:12pm
While the Spanish government’s tenders are very welcome, it is the merchant and PPA opportunity powering the nation’s 29GW pipeline.

SMA Solar’s Sunny Central 2750-EV-US increases power density and integration
23 Apr 2018 at 1:47pm
SMA Solar has introduced the latest Sunny Central 2750-EV-US inverter, which is said to have 10% more power than previous models enabling maximum power density and integration. The Sunny Central 2750-EV-US has also achieved UL 62109 listing.

Suntech confirms module supply to India’s first solar-wind hybrid project
23 Apr 2018 at 1:38pm
Wuxi Suntech Power has recently confirmed that that it provided PV modules to India’s first solar-wind hybrid project in Kavithal, India, which was built by Hero Future Energies.

ROUND-UP: Sunsure 20MW in Karnataka, Power for all in Meghalaya, Acciona accelerator Round 2
23 Apr 2018 at 11:29am
Sunsure commissions 20MW solar project in Karnataka, Power for all scheme comes to Meghalaya, Acciona launches the second round of accelerator for infrastructure and renewable energy startups.

Walt Disney plans another 50MW solar project to power two theme parks
23 Apr 2018 at 7:47am
Walt Disney World Resort has partnered with Origis Energy USA and the Reedy Creek Improvement District for another 50MW solar project that will power two of its four theme parks in Central Florida.

Hoppecke providing energy storage to Sunseap solar-diesel hybrid system in Singapore
20 Apr 2018 at 8:16am
Singapore-based clean energy provider Sunseap Group has contracted German energy storage firm Hoppecke Asia Pacific to bring storage to Sunseap’s hybrid off-grid solar system at Tanglin Academy, the largest tennis academy in Singapore.

Wells Fargo to provide US$100 billion to clean energy by 2030
20 Apr 2018 at 8:00am
San Francisco-headquartered financial services provider Wells Fargo & Company has said it will provide more than US$100 billion in financing to clean technology and renewable energy transactions by 2030.

Indian ministry ticks off agencies for not bidding out rooftop solar
20 Apr 2018 at 7:43am
India’s Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has reminded implementing agencies of rooftop solar projects under the capital subsidy scheme that they must go through a transparent bidding process to discover tariffs or the project will no longer be eligible for subsidies.

New Jersey reconfigures solar policy, sets storage target to meet 50% renewables pledge
19 Apr 2018 at 7:15pm
New Jersey is the latest US state to set itself targets for the deployment of energy storage, with newly passed legislation calling for 600MW of the technology within three years.

Excel spreadsheet vs reality: Why hardening interest rates expose Indian solar
19 Apr 2018 at 12:34pm
Plus the case for an Indian Green Investment Bank to counter the high cost of capital.

France launches solar working group, awards 200MW of rooftop solar
19 Apr 2018 at 8:57am
France has launched its solar working group and announced the winners of its fourth rooftop solar tender, awarding 200MW of capacity.

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Solar power for UN refugee camp in Jordan
2 Jan 2018 at 10:41am
The largest solar plant ever built in a refugee camp went live in Jordan, providing clean and much-needed additional power to 80,000 Syrian refugees living in Jordan’s Za’atari camp.

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