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China wind sector to post record growth


China’s wind sector is set to post record growth this year despite persistent challenges, new analysis has found.

Honduras to invest over $1.6bn in solar projects

17/10/2014 Honduras' National Electric Energy Company (ENEE) approved 23 solar photovoltaic (PV) projects over the past summer, with a tot...

China to phase out solar and wind subsidies by 2020

15/10/2014 China is set to dramatically reduce its subsidy support for solar and wind power, the nation’s 13th five-year energy plan (2016...

Jordan ready to reap tri-fuel plant benefits


The world's largest internal combustion engine power plant is poised to enter commercial operation this month in Jordan.

Heart-shaped solar plant to be built on Pacific island


The world’s first heart-shaped solar power plant is to be built on a Pacific island, its developer has announced.

Renewables to generate 12.5 per cent of Guatemala's power within three years

08/10/2014 Guatemala's Ministry of Energy and Mines forecasts that within the coming three years renewable energy sources will provide up ...

Financial close announced for 24 MW Jordanian solar PV plant

08/10/2014 US-based solar firm SunEdison has closed financing arrangements for the construction of one of Jordan's largest solar power pla...

Zimbabwe develops renewable energy policy


Zimbabwe’s energy regulator is in the process of developing a renewable energy policy, its CEO has said.

Japan's utilities to restrict grid access for solar projects

07/10/2014 Five of Japan’s 10 utilities have announced plans to restrict grid access for solar power due to concerns that it is stressing ...

Swedish government moves to force shutdown of older nuclear reactors

07/10/2014 With Sweden’s new government in place, its goal to shut down the nation’s older nuclear reactors is proceeding toward becoming ...

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