Eurocham executive tells PV Tech that grid congestion troubles are not going away and new FiT proposals may exacerbate problem.
PPA is part of 1.6GW clean energy spree announced by Google last month and will allow Chicago-based Hecate to deploy 500MW of solar in Lone Star state.
Federal ruling censoring 2018 Elon Musk tweet and other actions comes as Tesla faces Walmart lawsuit over rooftop blazes linked by retailer to solar installs.
Wyelands Bank has set its sights on becoming one of the early movers in subsidy-free solar finance in the UK, investing in a range of projects in a bid to stimulate the market.
East Bay Community Energy approves deals to buy 225MW of clean energy and 80MW / 160MWh of energy storage, with PV tariffs coming in at US$22/MWh.
Developer will build and run project touted as largest single-customer on-site PV scheme in US to date, backed under 20-year PPA with Xcel Energy.
Clean energy developer sets up shop in Seoul and tells PV Tech it is eyeing both utility-scale and C&I rooftop projects for its first pipeline in Asian state.
The fresh funding wraps up a summer of global expansion for the Norwegian firm, with utility-scale projects switched on in Ukraine, Egypt, Mozambique and Malaysia.
Tech giant to procure 85MW of solar from project set to come online in 2021 via long-term PPA with Engie, featuring a so-called ‘innovative volume firming agreement’.
Lightsource BP has secured US$140 million financing for a portfolio of seven utility-scale PV projects across the US.
Four-project portfolio heralds rise of New England’s solar-plus-storage industry after years of “behind-the-scenes” activity, according to developer.
Virtual agreements include 482GWh-a-year supply from 200MW Texas solar plant and are set to power firm’s operations in three US states from next fall.
Bluefield Solar Income Fund (BSIF) has heralded the arrival of subsidy-free utility-scale solar in the UK, confirming it has dipped its toe into the waters with a handful of pipeline agreements.
FERC proposals to revise 40-year-old PURPA act would only further cement utilities’ ‘monopoly status’ and harm customers, US solar industry warns.
Liam Stoker reflects on last week’s record low clearing prices for offshore wind in the UK’s Contracts for Difference auction, and discusses what they might mean for the country’s reigniting solar market.
Deal to procure 1.6GW of renewables worldwide will see Silicon Valley giant purchase 720MW of PV in the US, 160MW in Denmark and 125MW from Chilean solar-plus-wind hybrid.
Baltimore firm will sell power from under-construction PV plant to Johns Hopkins University, retail giant TJX Companies and food group McCormick & Company.
Integrated solar power producer, Scatec Solar has raised its growth targets in its key markets, due to strong demand.
Chinese maker cites ‘strategic’ interest in FiT-embracing Asian market as it inks deal to supply high-efficiency mono PERC module product to project by DLG Solar.
The southeast Asian state’s “relatively favourable investment environment,” its thriving domestic solar manufacturing industry and “low political, economic and operating risks” will spur solar development, according to Fitch.
TPC Construction partners with local firm Amatera Renewable Energy Corp to build 50MW project near Bacolod city, with search now underway for investor backers.
ADB: Competitive tariff for 100MW solar project northwest of Phnom Penh heralds “new era” of auctions for Southeast Asian renewables.
Project of 100MW proposes cheapest tariffs for hugely oversubscribed 500MWac grid-connected solar tender, the third of a series for Southeast Asian state.