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

Brazilian state to buy unwanted solar power

29/07/2014 The Brazilian state of Pernambuco has announced that it will buy the electricity from solar projects resulting from its first s...

Sharp departs Italy to end overseas solar panel production

24/07/2014 Sharp Corporation has decided to withdraw from overseas solar panel making entirely, with the news that it has pulled out of it...

Solar market revenues predicted to hit $137bn

23/07/2014

Revenues from the global solar market are predicted to more than double in the next five years according to a new report.

Combating the emerging cyber threat to power infrastructure

18/07/2014 Earlier this month Power Engineering International reported on the news of the detection of a cybercrime operation that poses a...

South Africa joins world solar top 10

18/07/2014 South Africa has joined the world’s top-ranked nations for installed utility-scale solar capacity, a new report has found. 

World's largest solar project cancelled

16/07/2014

Plans for the world’s largest solar photovoltaic project in China have been cancelled. 

UK gets fourth energy minister in as many years

15/07/2014

The UK has two new energy ministers following Prime Minister David Cameron’s most extensive Cabinet reshuffle yesterday.

White Rose CCS is biggest winner in EC €1bn funding

08/07/2014 The European Commission has awarded funding worth a total of €1bn ($1.3bn) to 19 clean energy projects, with the biggest winner...

Alstom to build 121 MW concentrating solar plant in Israel

08/07/2014

Alstom and its project partners have obtained financing to build a concentrating solar power (CSP) plant in Israel. 

Uruguay's UTE signs 30-year solar PPA

03/07/2014 UTE, Uruguay's state-owned power utility, has signed a 30-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with Fotowatio Renewable Ventures...

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