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

Onshore wind “fully competitive” with coal and gas says report

07/10/2015 Onshore wind is “fully competitive” with coal- and gas-fired power in some world regions, while solar power is “closing the gap...

Global power project spending hits $6.5 trillion

05/10/2015 The scale of investment in power generation projects around the world was put into numbers yesterday – and they are massive num...

UAE minister stresses need to embrace ‘eco-energies’

05/10/2015 The United Arab Emirates' energy minister today highlighted his vision for how he plans to alter his nation’s power mix from fo...

Abengoa secures $660m finance for South Africa solar thermal plant

02/10/2015 Solar power developer Abengoa has secured $660m project financing for a new solar thermal power plant in South Africa.

UK shadow energy secretary in vow to 'democratise' power

29/09/2015 The UK’s new shadow energy secretary Lisa Nandy used her inaugural speech today to say that she wants to “democratise energy”.

A Case Study in Energy-Transition Momentum

24/09/2015 South Australia is clearly at the forefront of the global energy transition as it establishes a fast-moving model other economi...

Asia-Pacific to see five-fold rise in solar PV capacity

24/09/2015 The installed capacity of solar photovoltaics in the Asia-Pacific will increase five-fold in the next decade, according to a ne...

Moody’s highlights rise in renewables refinancing

23/09/2015 Analysts at Moody's Investors Service say that rising investor interest in the European renewable energy sector is leading to r...

Masdar honoured by UN for sustainable energy leadership

17/09/2015 Abu Dhabi-based Masdar has received a special recognition award from the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affai...

ABB in $18m Indian solar contract win

17/09/2015 ABB announced this week that it has won $18m in orders for plant electrification, automation and substations for upcoming solar...

Upcoming Power Events

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