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Solar power systems are the fastest growing renewable energy source worldwide. Concentrated solar power plants, rooftop solar installation, and solar heating add energy efficiency and clean energy capacity to many countries.

Solar Power News

Policy risk to slow renewables development, IEA warns

28/08/2014 Growth in renewable power deployment is projected to slow worldwide over the next five years unless nations’ policy uncertainty...

Sub-Saharan Africa to install 1.8 GW of renewables this year

26/08/2014 Sub-Saharan Africa is to commission around 1.8 GW of renewable power capacity this year, new analysis has found – more than the...

Ivanpah giant solar plant incinerates birds in mid-air

20/08/2014 Heat from the giant Ivanpah solar plant in the Mojave Desert is incinerating birds in mid-air as they fly over the 393 MW facil...

Fears of flight of renewable investment in Australia

20/08/2014 Australia’s A$20bn clean energy industry is under threat of being undermined as the country’s government deliberates on whether...

2 GW solar plant to help fix Indian state's energy shortfall

20/08/2014

India’s energy minister announced this week that a 2000 MW solar power plant is to be built in Punjab state.

UK sees surge in gas power generation

19/08/2014 Coal power plant outages and falling gas prices triggered a surge in gas-fired power generation in the second quarter of the ye...

India’s Welspun plans $2.5bn solar energy investment

18/08/2014

The Welspun Group has announced that it is to invest over $2.5bn in increasing its solar power capacity in India.

Thai power company in JV negotiations

15/08/2014 Thailand's Ratchaburi Electricity Generating Holding is reportedly in negotiations for seven power plant joint ventures at home...

Germany breaks yet another renewables record

14/08/2014 Renewables’ share of Germany’s energy mix rose to 28 per cent in the first half of this year, new analysis has found  – &n...

Siemens looks to financial arm to unlock power potential

05/08/2014 Siemens CEO Joe Kaeser is leaning on the company’s financial division as a means of funding new technologies in its energy divi...

Upcoming Power Events

European Nuclear Supply Chain Conference

Hotel Bloom, Brussels, Belgium

The Chilean International Renewable Energy Congress

Santiago, Chile
10/09/2014 - 11/09/2014

World Nuclear Association Symposium 2014

Westminster, London, United Kingdom
10/09/2014 - 12/09/2014

POWER-GEN Asia Financial Forum

KLCC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
+44 1992 656 600
10/09/2014 - 11/09/2014