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EBRD backs Ukraine solar
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is backing one of the largest solar farms in Ukraine.
Sener commissions Kathu solar park
The 100 MW Kathu solar park in South Africa has been commissioned.
Solar installations will reach 100 GW this year – Wood Mackenzie report
Global solar installations will reach 100 GW for the first time this year, according to a new report from consultants Wood Mackenzie.
Cubico expands with solar acquisitions
Cubico Sustainable Investments has agreed to acquire five solar projects in the USA totalling 580 MW from Cypress Creek Renewables.
Lightsource BP seals AB InBev PPA
Lightsource BP has signed a 15-year power purchase agreement (PPA) for 100 MW of solar energy to supply the operations of AB InBev, brewer of Budweiser beer.
900 MW Yarrabee solar farm gets the green light
Australia’s New South Wales government has issued a permit for the largest solar farm in the state to date.
Solar reaching parity in UK market
The UK’s Solar Trade Association (STA) says that a “significant solar pipeline” is expected to start development thanks to falling equipment costs.
Engineering group Sener has completed construction of the Ilanga-1 CSP plant in South Africa.
Orbital brings O2 to Wales
Orbital Marine Power has signed an agreement with Menter Môn to deomstrate its tidal stream technology at the Morlais tidal energy project in Wales.
Australian agency boosts energy storage funds
The Australian Renewable Energy Agency has signed an agreement with the South Australian government to help deliver energy storage projects in the state.
Orbital unveils new tidal turbine
Orbital Marine Power has revealed the design of its upcoming commercial production of a new design of tidal turbine.
Smart solar plan announced for coal site
Energy group Engie has announced plans to convert the site of a retired coal fired power plant in the UK into a low-carbon community incorporating solar and smart energy technologies.
Hive joins Shanghai Electric for Cuban PV
Solar power project developer Hive Energy has joined forces with SE Energy Investment to develop 50 MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity in Cuba.
South Korea plans 4 GW renewables complex
The Korean government has announced plans for the construction of a 3 GW solar photovoltaic (PV) plant and a 1 GW offshore wind farm on the west coast.
Akuo reaches financial close on Kita
Renewable energy developer Akuo Energy has reached financial close for Kita, the largest solar farm in west Africa.
Start up of China's first CSP array
The 50 MW Delingha 50 MW solar thermal power plant has been put into operation in China’s northwest province of Qinghai.
Innogy starts Limondale build
Innogy has started construction of Australia’s largest solar photovoltaic plant.
Encavis invests in Spanish solar
Encavis has sealed a deal to buy a 300 MW solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant in Spain.
First synchronization at Noor Ouarzazate III
Sener has announced that it is ready to start final tests at the Noor Ouarzazate III solar tower power plant in Morocco.