Power Archive

27 Apr 2015

Kyocera TCL Solar Completes Two Floating Solar Power Plants In Japan

Kyocera Corporation and Century Tokyo Leasing Corporation announced that their joint venture, Kyocera TCL Solar, has completed construction of two floating solar power plants in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. The 1.7 MW floating solar plant at Nishihira Pond and the
26 Apr 2015

BNEF: New Clean Power Capacity Passes New Fossil Fuel Power Capacity… Never Turning Back

Clean energy has overtaken fossil fuels in terms of annual electricity generation capacity additions — with more renewable energy capacity now being added globally than coal + natural gas + oil combined. And, perhaps more importantly than that simple
26 Apr 2015

Clean Power Plan Won’t Kill The Grid, Even If The Wall Street Journal Says It Will

Those who take the Wall Street Journal for gospel miss a lot of what’s going on with US energy, says Denise Robbins of Media Matters for America. Too bad they probably won’t get it if they stick to that source
17 Apr 2015

Why Corporate Power Purchasing Is Poised To Be The Next Big Thing In Renewable Energy

Originally published on RMI Outlet by David Labrador Utility-scale solar and wind power is the best source of cheap, large-scale renewable energy. If you’re just reading the 2015 headlines it can seem as though corporations are surging
17 Apr 2015

Mainstream Renewable Power Looking To Achieve World’s Cheapest Electricity From Offshore Wind

The developer behind the planned 448 megawatt (MW) Neart na Goithe offshore wind energy project off the coast of eastern Scotland, Mainstream Renewable Power, is aiming to deliver the cheapest offshore wind power price in the world
17 Apr 2015

Enel Green Power Wins 425 MW Wind Energy Projects In Fourth REIPPP Auction

Enel Green Power is fast emerging as one of the leading renewable energy project developers in South Africa following its huge success in the last 2 rounds of auction under the country’s Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer
16 Apr 2015

Solar Power to develop 80MW PV projects in UK and Japan

Solar Power has secured rights to develop around 80MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) projects in the UK and Japan. CTBR – News
16 Apr 2015

Marubeni, EDF unit to invest in 146MW solar power facility in Chile

Japanese firm Marubeni has signed an agreement with EDF Energies Nouvelles, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Électricité de France (EDF), to jointly invest in a 146MW solar power plant in Chile. CTBR – News
15 Apr 2015

Dubai to invest $3bn to boost solar power project capacity to 3GW

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) plans to invest $ 3bn to enhance the generation capacity of the UAE’s largest solar power project, Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Parkl, from 1 GW to 3 GW.
15 Apr 2015

South Africa awards renewable project contracts to Enel Green Power, Scatec Solar

South Africa’s Department of Energy has selected Enel Green Power (EGP) and Scatec Solar as preferred bidders in the fourth and final phase of Renewable Energy Independent Power Procurement Programme (REIPPP). CTBR – News