Home Tags Utility-scale solar

utility-scale solar

solar PV rules

Global solar PV market is breaking all sorts of records

SolarPower Europe’s new Global Market Outlook report says solar PV installation increased 18% in 2020 compared to the previous year, despite COVID-19 induced lockdowns.
solar PV

SA C&I sector starting to make inroads into solar PV market

The South African solar PV market installed 1,313MW during 2020, broken down into 813MW of utility-scale systems and 500MW of distributed generation.
Risk Mitigation through solar PV

IFC and Niger to boost access to clean power through new programme

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the government of Niger have announced that they will be developing up to 50MW of grid-connected solar power. The power generated will be equivalent to roughly 20% of the country’s installed capacity.
Madagascar Ambatolampy GreenYellow

Madagascar: Ambatolampy solar plant to be expanded

Madagascar’s state utility Jirama has announced plans to extend the capacity of Ambatolampy solar PV power plant as well as add battery storage.

Large-area N-type monocrystalline silicon solar cells break world record

JinkoSolar announced that the maximum solar conversion efficiency of its large-area N-type monocrystalline silicon solar cells reached 25.25%, setting a new world record for large-size contact-passivated solar cells.
Malawi solar

Malawi gets new solar power plant to fill critical energy gap

The planned Nkhotakota Solar Power Plant in Malawi is expected to set a regional standard and considerably reduce the country’s energy deficit. The $67million solar plant will be supported by the African Trade Insurance Agency’s...
generation licence

Global solar PV capacity set to soar – Goldman Sachs

US bank Goldman Sachs has reported that global utility-scale solar power capacity is expected to grow by double digits in 2019 and 2020, driven by growth in the US, Middle East, and China markets.

TRENDING THIS WEEK

LATEST FEATURES