The twin-island state Antigua and Barbuda has taken a leading role in terms of clean energy supply in the Caribbean.
Tamarugal Solar Project in the Tarapacá region will provide reliable, non-intermittent electricity from solar energy 24-hours a day
SUNEW, a Brazilian company located in one of the principal poles of solar energy on the planet, just announced the largest global use of OPV (Organic Photovoltaic) technology, considered to be the third generation in solar energy, installed on the outside of a commercial building.
The government of Jujuy Province has secured development bank financing for solar PV projects to be approved in an upcoming auction.
SolarXXL is an already well known and successful company for photovoltaics in Europe.
An initiative was launched Friday to provide solar panels to low- and moderate-income homeowners in the city of Kingston.
Brazil’s Power Research Company (EPE) has granted technical accreditation for 295 PV projects with a total capacity of 9.2 GW for the reserve auction which will be held on July 29, according to a press release.
France’s EDF Renewable Energy (EN) has inaugurated the 146 MW Boléro solar plant in the Atacama Desert of Northern Chile, according to a press release.
The Nova Olinda PV plant will require an investment of $300 million and will provide electricity under a 20-year PPA, with operations expected to commence in 2017.
The Central Bank of Bolivia (BCB) has agreed to provide a 654 million boliviano (US$95 million) loan for the 60 MW Uyuni PV project, according to a press release from the nation’s Ministry of Hydrocarbons and Energy.
Omron is ready to realise new photovoltaic business opportunities in Argentina.
• Finis Terrae has an installed capacity of 160 MW and is able to produce more than 400 GWh per year;
Brazil’s Bank of Economic and Social Development (BNDES) reports that there are now five PV module factories accredited under its Finame program, and another 15 solar manufacturing projects. In total, there are 17 manufacturers with accredited industrial projects under the program, according to a BNDES press release.