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

US Commerce department slaps tariffs on Chinese solar

17/12/2014 The US Commerce department has found that Chinese producers were selling below the cost of manufacture and benefiting from stat...

Chile seeks China's helping hand to boost its energy sector

16/12/2014 Chile's government has expressed its serious intention to strengthen ties with China in an effort to drive energy projects.&nbs...

Distributed generation micro-grid trial for Rwanda

16/12/2014 UK startup company MeshPower is developing a microgrid product for off-grid communities and is now more than a year into field ...

GCube insures largest solar PV park in Europe

15/12/2014 Specialist renewable energy insurer GCube has been selected by Paris-based developer Neoen to provide cover for a 300 MW solar ...

German government backs innovative CHP/PV energy management project

11/12/2014 A joint project is being conducted in Germany to research the possibilities of intelligent coupling of solar photovoltaic (PV) ...

Best project of New York 2014 includes BIPV

08/12/2014 The Best Regional Project in New York 2014 has been awarded to the pharmaceutical giant Novartis’ headquarters, where Onyx Sola...

Honduras to generate 250 MW from PV in first half of 2015


Honduras will add 250 MW to its grid within the first six months of 2015 thanks to seven new solar photovoltaic plants.

Areva CEO Luc Oursel dies

04/12/2014 Luc Oursel, CEO of French nuclear firm Areva, has died at age 55. He had been on leave since October due to an unspecified illn...

Walmart in new on-site solar plans

02/12/2014 American retail giant Walmart has revealed plans to install up to 400 new solar projects at facilities across the US over the n...

On-site solar tariffs could move with commercial on-site projects

02/12/2014 The UK’s Department for Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has announced proposals that would allow businesses and factories to c...

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