Power Archive

18 Dec 2014

United PV, NARI Electricity to jointly develop 1.5GW of solar power plants in China

United Photovoltaics Group (United PV) has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with NARI Electricity Design Company to set up joint ventures (JVs) for the development of 1.5GW of solar power plants in China. CTBR – News
17 Dec 2014

Turkey to build wind power plant in Istanbul

Turkey will construct its largest wind power plant in the Çatalca district of Istanbul, which will meet the demand for power of 280,000 homes. CTBR – News
16 Dec 2014

JinkoSolar Holding supplies 80MW solar PV modules to China General Nuclear Power

JinkoSolar Holding has supplied 80MW of solar PV modules to China General Nuclear Power Group for a solar PV project in Neihuang County, Henan Province. CTBR – News
16 Dec 2014

China General Nuclear Power to purchase 80% stake in UK wind projects

China General Nuclear Power plans to buy 80% stake in the UK wind farms from Electricite de France SA for $ 157m, as part of its strategy to enter into the renewable-energy market of Europe. CTBR –
15 Dec 2014

JA Solar Delivers 100 MW Solar PV Modules To Pakistan’s Largest Solar Power Project

Pakistan’s largest solar power plant is progressing towards commissioning as solar PV modules for the project were delivered last week. China-based JA Solar Holdings delivered 100 MW of solar photovoltaic modules for the Quaid-e-Azam Solar Park, the
12 Dec 2014

Enel Green Power secures $100m loan for Brazilian wind power projects

Italian renewable energy firm Enel Green Power has secured a $ 100m loan from Itaú Unibanco to support the construction of more than 260MW of wind power projects in Brazil. CTBR – News
12 Dec 2014

RDIF, Tata Power to explore energy investment opportunities in Russia and India

The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) and Indian energy firm Tata Power have signed a memorandum of understanding to develop investment opportunities in the energy sector. CTBR – News
11 Dec 2014

Solar And Wind Power Are Changing Net Load Shapes In CA

Originally published on EIA. As more solar and wind electric generating capacity is added in California, the California Independent System Operator (CAISO), the electric grid operator for most of the state, is facing an increasingly different net
10 Dec 2014

Abengoa secures first power transmission project in Oman

The Oman Electricity Transmission Company (OETC) has selected Spanish energy firm Abengoa for a new €20m power transmission project. CTBR – News
10 Dec 2014

How Much Trouble Is Wave Power Worth?

A lot of figurative-ink has been spent on the possible value of tidal and wave energy rounding out the renewable energy market, but Bloomberg New Energy Finance’s Chief Editor Angus McCrone recently discussed these technologies as more trouble