South Archive

1 Jul 2015

South Australia Pushes Battery Storage In Government Buildings

Originally published on RenewEconomy South Australia is rapidly emerging as the leading state in battery storage, with the Labor government announcing a $ 1.1 million tender to install battery storage in several key government buildings, including parliament
18 Jun 2015

Nordex connects Kouga wind farm in South Africa to grid

Nordex has connected the 80MW Kouga wind farm in South Africa to the national electricity grid. CTBR – News
13 Jun 2015

South Carolina Hails New Solar Milestone

Originally published on Solar Love. A new solar agreement marks a key milestone for South Carolina customers in the Duke Energy service area. Enhancing Duke Energy’s Distributed Energy Resource programs, the new proposals are designed to grow
7 Jun 2015

BMW & Nissan Plan Fast-Charging Expansion In South Africa

Originally published on EV Obsession. South Africa will soon be home to considerably more fast-charging stations for electric vehicles (EVs) than it was before, based on recent announcements from Nissan Motors and BMW that the two companies
2 Jun 2015

Hanwha Q Cells to construct new solar cell plant in South Korea

South Korea-based solar cell manufacturer Hanwha Q Cells is planning to build a 1.5 GW solar cell manufacturing plant in Jincheon. CTBR – News
23 May 2015

Solar Opportunity In South Carolina

Originally published on Solar Love. Last year, the South Carolina legislature passed Act 236, landmark legislation that enabled third-party solar leasing and established rules for equitable net metering rates within the state. According to the Coastal Conservation
7 May 2015

SunEdison wins 86MW DC solar PV project in South Africa

US-based SunEdison has won an 86MW DC solar photovoltaic (PV) project in the fourth bid round of South Africa’s renewable energy independent power producer (IPP) procurement program. CTBR – News
21 Apr 2015

SunPower starts construction on 86MW solar plant in South Africa

SunPower has started construction on the 86MWp Prieska solar power plant in Northern Cape province, South Africa. CTBR – News
20 Apr 2015

EGP starts construction of Nojoli wind farm in South Africa

Enel Green Power (EGP) has started construction of the 88MW Nojoli wind farm in South Africa. CTBR – News
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