The prominent Dutch pension fund manager PGGM is teaming with oil giant Shell to buy Rotterdam-based energy company Eneco, attracted in particular by its green energy operations.
Growatt has established a new office in Rotterdam Netherlands, which marks a step forward for its localization strategy. After Germany, Italy, Hungary and UK, Netherlands becomes the fifth country in Europe to have Growatt branch office.
SDAX-listed Hamburg-based solar and wind park operator Encavis AG has acquired another solar park with a generation capacity of over 14 megawatts in the Netherlands. At the same time, the three solar parks acquired in 2018 back then ready-for-construction have been completed and connected to the Dutch power grid. This gives Encavis AG an active generation capacity of more than 100 MW in the Netherlands.
Sonnedix, an independent solar power producer, has acquired a portfolio of 28 solar PV plants from Italian energy company Graziella Green Power S.p.A., with a combined capacity of 53 MW, following the signing of a preliminary sale and purchase agreement in December 2018.
Voltalia announces the beginning of the construction of the Savane des Pères facility, a 3.8 MW solar plant coupled with a 2.6 MW / 2.9 MWh battery system, tailored to local needs in French Guiana.
France and the UK have committed the largest share of funds towards lighting up 14 marginalised counties under a Kenyan government programme through solar-powered mini grids.
REC Group, the largest European brand for solar photovoltaic panels, announces new product and power warranties on its premium and multi-award-winning REC TwinPeak and REC N-Peak high performance solar panels. Applicable to all deliveries since October 1, 2018, REC has doubled the product warranty duration from 10 to 20 years across the range, and reduced the annual power degradation of the panel, so that customers can now look forward to even greater guaranteed output over the lifetime of the panels.
Taaleri Energia, a Finnish wind and solar developer and fund manager, and Masdar, the Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, signed an agreement for the establishment of a joint venture with the aim of developing renewable energy projects in Central and Eastern Europe on 15 January 2019. The joint venture aims to build upon of the success of Masdar and Taaleri’s ongoing activities in the Western Balkans by expanding their collaboration through the joint development of onshore wind and solar photovoltaic projects.
SolarCleano opens new production slots for its cleaning robot, so that delivery is possible for the beginning of the cleaning season.
Solar technology company REDAVIA and ElectriFI have signed a USD2m financing agreement to support REDAVIA's expansion in Ghana's industrial and commercial sector, offering affordable, reliable and clean power generated through modular solar farms.
Alternus Energy Inc. announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, PC_Italia_02 S.r.l., recently completed the previously announced acquisition of 3 Italian solar PV parks from Liquid Sun S.r.l.
Anesco is to partner with Shell New Energies on a battery storage project at the Bacton gas terminal site.
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