Solar Energy International News

France’s Sonnedix Makes Inroads into Portugal with Acquisition of 262MWp Solar Portfolio

Sonnedix, an international Renewable Energy Producer (REP), has officially expanded into Portugal with the acquisition of a 262 MWp solar PV portfolio. The portfolio consists of seven ground-mounted projects under construction or late-stage development with a cumulative capacity of 262MWp throughout the country. During its first year of operation, these projects are expected to produce […]

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Arevon Energy Secures 2 GW Supply of American Solar Modules

To support its expanding portfolio of renewable energy sources, a US based renewable energy leader Arevon Energy has enterted into a contract with First Solar for supply of sophisticated Series 7 thin film photovoltaic (PV) solar modules totaling more than 2 GW DC. A little more than 700 MW DC of the total volume secured […]

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Baseload Capital Raises $24 Million To Bolster Geothermal Energy

Swedish climate investment firm Baseload Capital has made a $24 million investment in geothermal energy. Thanks to a $25 million loan facility it secured with Sustainable Development Capital of London in the spring, Baseload Capital has received more than $45 million. While the credit allows for flexible financing for the commissioning of future geothermal power […]

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FIMER Solar Inverter Solutions Support Yarmouk University with 3.59 MW Capacity

A recent supply of solar inverters from Italian company FIMER included 14 TRIO-20.0/27.6-TL and 48 PVS-50/60-TL for Yarmouk University’s solar plants. (FIMER Solar Inverter) This unique project, known as the Yarmouk University Project-Phase 2, was erected in 2021 and has a 3.6 MWP capacity powered by 48 FIMER PVS-50/60-TL and 14 TRIO-20.0/27.6-TL, which allows 350 […]

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Asia Brewery Awards 13.8 MWp Rooftop Project to TotalEnergies ENEOS

Asia Brewery Inc. (ABI), a diversified beverage company based in the Philippines, has given TotalEnergies ENEOS a contract for a 13.8 MWp solar photovoltaic (PV) system power plant on one of its manufacturing plants in the country. About 24% of the facility will be powered by renewable energy thanks to this technique. One of the […]

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UAE Gets its First Solar-Powered Car

Before being on sale formally next year, the world’s first solar car that is ready for production has landed in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The Lightyear 0 will run on solar energy, and its creators claim that driving it for months at a time without recharging is possible. The Sharjah Research, Technology, and Innovation […]

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Green Marketplace Reneum Raises $4.1M Pre-Seed Funding Led by Ajeej Capital

The blockchain-based green energy marketplace Reneum Institute has announced that it has secured a $4.1 million pre-seed funding round led by Ajeej Capital, a major player in the Dubai investment sector. Reneum just graduated from the polygon-backed accelerator program run by Outlier Ventures and is an investor. Reneum is additionally supported by the MENA and […]

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OMV Petrom, CE Oltenia Partner for 450 MW Solar Project in Romania

The state-owned utility Complexul Energetic Oltenia (CE Oltenia) and the Romanian oil corporation OMV Petrom will construct 450 MW of solar PV in the country. According to OMV Petrom, a total of over €400 million (US$390 million) will be spent on the installation of four solar parks- nearly triple the installed solar capacity in Romania. […]

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JUMIA Partners with BILITI Electric to Include E-Vans in Delivery Fleet

Nigeria based e-commerce company, JUMIA has announced a partnership with California-based EV solutions provider BILITI Electric, to add e-vans to its delivery fleet in Kenya. Through this collaboration, both companies have completed the pilot project, and are set to scale the fleet within Kenya in the first phase, and eventually across Africa. According to both […]

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