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Welsh minister boosts tidal lagoon prospects
17 January, 2018
Wales’ First Minister Carwyn Jones has pledged financial support for...
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120 MW solar farm proposed for UK
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 Developer INRG is proposing the construction of a 120 MW subsidy-free solar farm in the UK.

Aurora CSP approved
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 The government of South Australia has given the go-ahead for the construction of a ground-breaking solar thermal power plant.

Swansea Bay tidal power may be stranded
Wednesday, January 03, 2018 The future of the 320 MW, £1.3 billion Swansea Bay tidal lagoon project is at serious risk, according to a report in The London Times.

Hanwha breaks ground on YEKA solar facility
Wednesday, January 03, 2018 Plans for the construction of a 1000 MW solar farm in Turkey took a step closer to realisation in December with a groundbreaking ceremony for a 500 MW solar manufacturing facility in Ankara.

BP returns to solar
Wednesday, January 03, 2018 BP has made a $200 million investment in Lightsource in a bid to return to the solar energy sector it abandoned six years ago.

Solarcentury plans 300 MW plant in Spain
Wednesday, January 03, 2018 Solarcentury has announced plans to develop a 300 MWp solar power plant in Spain.

Egypt intends to build solar ‘pipeline’
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 Egyptian firm EETC has started the process of inviting companies to bid for the construction of 600 MW of PV capacity.

EDF launches new solar investment drive
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 EDF has unveiled plans to invest around €25 billion in solar energy in a big push into solar energy in France.

Jordan boosts solar capacity
Wednesday, December 20, 2017 Jordan’s solar power programme is receiving a $22 million loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development for the construction of a 50 MW project in the Risha region.

Solar capacity in the developing world jumps by more than half
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 Despite a ‘down’ year for clean energy investment in 2016 new solar-powered generating capacity grew at a tremendous pace in emerging markets, Bloomberg New Energy Finance finds.

Comet solar farm approved
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 UK-based Hadstone Energy has received consent for a proposed 309 MWp solar farm in Queensland, Australia.

Plans for 350 MW UK solar park revealed
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 Hive Energy and Wirsol have announced plans to build a 350 MW solar farm in south-east England.

Xina Solar One up and running
Friday, October 20, 2017 The $800 million Xina Solar One concentrated solar power plant in South Africa has successfully completed its first month of commercial operations.

Bungala construction kicks off
Monday, October 16, 2017 Enel and the Dutch Infrastructure Fund (DIF) have started construction of Australia’s largest solar PV project.

Another record year for renewables, led by solar
Wednesday, October 04, 2017 Renewables accounted for almost two-thirds of net new power capacity around the world last year, with almost 165 GW coming online.

Anesco opens subsidy-free solar farm
Monday, October 02, 2017 Anesco has celebrated the formal opening of the first subsidy-free solar farm in the UK.

Solar eclipsed all other new power generation in 2016
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Solar became the world’s favourite new type of electricity generation in 2016, with more solar photovoltaic capacity being installed than any other generation technology.

New 600 MW solar project for Iran
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Quercus has announced the launch of a project to build 600 MW solar photovoltaic plant to be located in Iran.

Adani embarks on Moranbah
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Adani has announced that it is ready to start work on the construction of the Rugby Run solar power plant in Australia after receiving consent from the regional government.

Wärtsilä adds wave power
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Finnish technology firm Wärtsilä is adding wave energy devices to its portfolio as it continues its expansion into clean energy solutions.

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