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

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 ...

Drive to urge China firms to switch to renewables


A major new drive has been launched to help companies in China adopt renewable energy.

Crimean solar power plants to be seized by Russian banks

13/04/2015 Crimean solar photovoltaic power plants totalling 200 MW are to be seized by Russian state-owned banks due to non-repayment of ...

German energy union says power plant new builds in doubt

13/04/2015 BDEW, the German energy industry association, says there is potential for 53 per cent of 39 power plants scheduled to be built ...

Abengoa chief decries impact of ‘dysfunctional’ EU policy on renewables

13/04/2015 The head of Abengoa says failure to provide a clear vision of Europe’s energy future is turning clean energy into a zombie indu...

Renewables are most cost-competitive energy tech for UAE, report finds


Renewables could contribute 10 per cent of the UAE’s energy mix by 2030, saving $1.9bn per year, new analysis has found.

South Africa’s 100 MW Xina CSP plant achieves financial close


A 100 MW concentrated solar power plant which will be built in South Africa has reached financial close.  

Carbon policies creating credit risks but also driving innovation

31/03/2015 The positive and negative impact of carbon reduction policies has been highlighted in a new report from Moody's Investors Servi...

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