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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.
Sharp expands its PV business into Africa
Sharp has announced the expansion of its solar energy solutions business to the African continent.
Bolivia's largest solar farm opened
Bolivia has officially inaugurated its largest solar farm, a 60 MW photovoltaic development in the Potosi region.
EU flagship tidal energy project gets green light
The €20 million flagship EU tidal energy project, Enabling Future Arrays in Tidal has received approval from the European Commission to proceed to its next stage.
Macquarie buys solar portfolio in Mexico
Macquarie Infrastructure and real Assets has acquired a 90 % stake in a 322 MW solar power portfolio in northern Mexico.
EDF seeks Nautilus approval
EDF Renewables North America and Fishermen’s Energy have announced the submission of a joint petition for approval of the Nautilus offshore wind project, located in state waters off...
Sener starts salt melting at Kathu
Sener and Acciona have started the salt melting process at the Kathu concentrated solar power (CSP) park, marking another important milestone for the project.
Lightsource looks to Egyptian market
Solar energy developer Lightsource BP has formed a joint venture with HA Utilities to develop solar energy projects in Egypt.
Go-ahead given for 300 MW solar farm
Australian renewable energy company Renew Estate has been granted planning approval to build Rodds Bay Solar Farm, a 300 MW project in Queensland.
Solar investment is falling
Investment in solar energy around the world is likely to fall in 2018 owing to falling capital costs and a slow-down in the Chinese market.
China's first commercial CSP plant is connected
The Delingha 50 MWp thermal power plant constructed by CGN New Energy, a subsidiary of China General Nuclear Power Corporation (CGN), was connected to the grid on 30 June.
Minesto starts sea trials
Marine energy developer Minesto has started sea trials of its first DG500 tidal energy converter in Holyhead, North Wales.