All news, innovation, research, policy and trends concerning the use of solar power in the renewable energy mix. Topics will include solar panels or photovoltaic PV array, solar cells, solar storage, as well as solar hybrid solutions. This section will cover solar tenders and auctions across the world, as well as commercial solar PPA or power purchase agreements.

EDF Renewables acquires 100% stake in US-based solar company

EDF Renewables North America has acquired a 100% stake in US-based distributed solar energy solutions firm EnterSolar.

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Anesco and Shell New Energies plan 30MW solar farm in Netherlands

The solar farm will cover an area of 24.7 hectares and consist of over 55,000 modules.
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Deal signed to accelerate solar+storage deployment in Sweden

Svea Solar has signed a MoU with Azelio to accelerate the installation of solar+energy storage projects in Sweden and in Europe.
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Iberdrola signs PPA for Europe’s largest solar PV plant

Iberdrola has signed an agreement with Danone for the creation of what is claimed will be Europe's largest solar PV plant.

Kauai Island co-op and AES to develop solar-pumped hydro in Hawaii

A novel hybrid solar powered pumped storage project is planned on Kauai Island in Hawaii for renewable supply and irrigation.
EDF solar farms go live in California

EDF Renewables solar farms go online in California

One plant delivers 125 MW to utility Edison while the other supplies 100 MW to Shell Energy North America.

Aberdeen University launches landmark energy transition degree

The University of Aberdeen has launched the UK’s first postgraduate degree programme in Energy Transition Systems and Technologies.
Why mines are increasingly adopting renewable energy - Africa Mining Forum

Why mines are increasingly adopting renewable energy

A recent Africa Mining Forum explored why the mining industry is following a global trend of installing renewable energy onsite.

Aggreko to deliver hybrid power system for high altitude Chile mine

A 25.9MW hybrid solar-diesel system is to be delivered by Aggreko to power a new Gold Fields gold mine high in the Chilean Andes.

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