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

E.ON continues solar power expansion in Germany and US

03/09/2015 E.ON has announced the start of construction on its 20 MW Maricopa West solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant in California, in t...

POWER-GEN Asia told region will be nuclear world leader

02/09/2015 Asia will account for 80 per cent of global nuclear capacity additions by 2040, conference delegates at POWER-GEN Asia were tol...

Fury at UK plans to cut or scrap renewable feed-in tariffs

27/08/2015 The UK government has today unveiled plans to radically reduce the financial support given to renewables under its feed-in tari...

The Ideal Future Power Generation Mix - Solar Power Perspective

27/08/2015 This latest Power Engineering International Google Hangout features a conversation with Dr James Watson, CEO of Solar Power Eur...

Hydropower to lead renewables surge in Canada


Hydropower is predicted to provide half of all Canada’s cumulative installed power generation capacity by 2025.

Balancing the risks of power blackouts with the costs of ensuring adequate supply


Chile approves 260 MW solar power plant


The Chilean Government has given the green light to build a 260 MW solar plant at Copiapo, located in the Atacama region.

France doubles size of solar tender after strong bidding


France is to double its share of solar power capacity as it continues to look at lowering its dependency on nuclear power.

RWE launches power-to-gas plant in Germany


RWE has today launched a state-of-the-art power-to-gas plant in Germany.

Solar PV revenue forecast to top $151bn


Global annual revenue from solar PV installations is expected to hit $151bn in the next decade, according to new research.

Upcoming Power Events

World Nuclear Association Symposium

Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, London, UK
+44 (0) 20 7451 1520
09/09/2015 - 11/09/2015

Africa Electricity

Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa
30/09/2015 - 02/10/2015

10th International Exhibition on Electric Power Equipment and Technology (EP Shanghai 2015)

Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center, Shanghai, PR China
(852) 2811 8897
14/10/2015 - 16/10/2015

POWER-GEN International

Las Vegas, NV, USA
08/12/2015 - 10/12/2015