Renewable Solar Power

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

Glencore chief says solar ‘not the answer’ for industrialising countries

22/05/2015 The chairman of Glencore has told a gathering of power executives in Paris that renewable power is not currently capable of rep...

Brazil and Chile lead South America renewables drive

20/05/2015

Brazil is predicted to spearhead new renewable energy growth in South America between now and 2017.

New UK energy chief promises ‘solar revolution'

15/05/2015

Britain’s new energy secretary, Amber Rudd, has pledged to “unleash a new solar revolution” across the country.

Application submitted for 50 MW solar plant at World War 2 airbase

07/05/2015 An application has been made to build a solar power plant at a former WW2 air base in Kettering, England. If built it would be ...

Tesla battery announced as key to ‘weaning the world off fossil fuels’

01/05/2015 The CEO of Tesla Motors Elon Musk has announced a Tesla Energy battery for businesses and utility companies during an event in ...

Record breaking gas engine plant inaugurated in Jordan

29/04/2015

The world’s largest internal combustion engine power plant is being inaugurated today in Jordan.

Costa Rica to set price band for utility-scale solar

27/04/2015 Costa Rican authorities have reportedly proposed setting a price band for new firms producing large-scale solar photovoltaic en...

Denham exec– coal can play role in powering Africa as better alternative to diesel

23/04/2015 The vice-president of global energy and resources at private equity giant, Denham Capital says coal-fired power makes sense in ...

MAN Diesel chief on power generation changes

16/04/2015 Christopher Antes, head of Turbomachinery at MAN Diesel & Turbo, talks to PEi about the latest trends turbine manufacturers...

$3bn investment injection for Dubai solar plant

15/04/2015 Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) is to invest $3bn to boost the generation capacity of the country’s largest solar ...

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01/09/2015 - 03/09/2015

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