Offshore Wind in US is about to start a new phase

With 53 percent of the country’s population on both coasts, offshore wind is near areas that consume large amounts of electricity. Offshore wind can also meet growing clean energy needs during rainy and cloudy winter months when less solar is energy available. Even more appealing from an energy planner’s perspective is that offshore winds often […]

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Voltalia’s RE Portfolio Crosses 1 GW Mark

Voltalia an international player in renewable energies, reaches 1,015 of installed capacity at end 2020,overpassing its 1-gigawatt target set in 2016. Between the announcement and the achievement of this 1-gigawatt target, Voltalia’s capacity has more than doubled and is more diverse. Voltalia is now also highly recognized for its capacity to develop solar projects, notably […]

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Aemetis Receives $16.8 Million As Grant From California CEC

Aemetis, Inc. announced that its “Carbon Zero” biofuels production process has received a total of $16.8 million of solar energy and other energy efficiency grants to fund upgrades of the Keyes, California plant to support the production of zero carbon renewable fuel. The renewable energy and efficiency projects funded by the grants already have been […]

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Aggreko to install 25.9 MW hybrid solar system at 4,500 m

Fresh from the success of its 7.7 MW microgrid at Gold Fields’ Granny Smith mine in Western Australia, Aggreko has signed a 10-year contract with the global gold miner to install at 25.9 MW hybrid solar and thermal power solution at its Salares Norte mine site, located at a height of 4,500 meters in the […]

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JinkoSolar Wins PV Magazine Award 2020

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd., one of the largest and most innovative solar module manufacturers in the world, today announced that it has won the prestigious PV Magazine Award 2020 in the Module category for its Tiger monofacial module. PV Magazine assembles expert juries and representatives from the global solar world every year and the PV […]

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IRENA approved establishment of Global High-Level Forum on Energy Transition

IRENA’s Members overwhelmingly approved the establishment of a new, vision-building Global High-Level Forum on Energy Transition, using IRENA’s knowledge and convening powers to center-stage energy transitions at the heart of an effective post-COVID recovery. The decision concludes the Agency’s annual Assembly which brought together over 2000 participants from Members and partners in a virtual meeting […]

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Ireland Issues New Net Metering Rules For RE Projects

The Irish Ministry for the Environment, Climate and Communications has launched a public consultation on its proposed Micro-generation Support Scheme, a new mechanism aimed at supporting the deployment of power generators based on renewable energy and not exceeding 50 kW in size. The scheme replaces the pilot scheme for PV micro generation which expired in […]

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