The volume of solar electricity generated and proportion of self-consumption at the Lake Maiwald floating plant have both surpassed expectations. Gravel company Ossola has been able to reduce its electricity bill 10% as a result. JULY 15, 2020SANDRA ENKHARDT The floating solar system has been in operation for a year. Ossola used 75% of the solar power generated to operate its adjacent gravel plant. Image: Ossola Fl
By Liam Stoker Jul 13, 2020 3:08 PM BST Investment in solar capacity stood at US$54.7 billion in H1 2020. Image: Getty. Investment in new solar capacity fell in the first half of 2020 by 12% year-on-year to US$54.7 billion as the COVID-19 pandemic hit both project financing and scheduled auctions. New analysis from BloombergNEF showed that while total investment in new renewables rose by 5% in H1 2020, this was driven by a four-fold increase in
The regulations will force power distributors to give more help to homeowners and businesses willing to go solar. The new framework will apply to PV systems ranging in size from 1 kW-2 MW and to all energy consumers. JULY 13, 2020EMILIANO BELLINI Solar rooftops are relatively scarce in the kingdom. Image: 12019/Pixabay Saudi Arabia¡¯sElectricity & Cogeneration Regulatory Authorityhas publishednew rulesfor distributed-gener
Lebanon failed to make a bond payment of $1.2 billion due on March 9 ¨C the first sovereign default in the country¡¯s history.pv magazinelooks at how Lebanon¡¯s debt troubles are now starting to affect the development of renewable energy. JULY 11, 2020ILIAS TSAGAS IBC Solar Premium Partner Smart Age installed this 60 kW off-grid system at the Feelwood Village Compound, located in Baabdat, a mountain village close to Beirut. The array utilizes 230 multi-cry
Jul 09, 2020 8:43 AM BST By Liam Stoker Image: Scatec Solar. Project Name Location Capacity Sirius and Dyason¡¯s Klip 1 and 2 (also known as the Upington solar complex) Upington, South Africa 258MW in total (spread between three 86MW projects) By Ca