Solar Energy

Russia To Go With Domestically Sourced HJT Modules for Largest Solar Project

Russia, a laggard among major economies when it comes to solar adoption, will be using HJT (Heterojunction) solar panels from domestic firm Hevel Solar for its largest solar plant. Hevel Group with its factory in Novocheboksarsk, Russia produces 340 MW of HJT solar modules per year, after a recent capacity expansion. The firm claims to […]

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As Solar Spreads, Shrinking Space for Wind

It was one of the lesser noticed misses caused by the 2020 pandemic. In fact, we had predicted it in our own January 2020 issue. When Solar capacity would overtake wind in India. But come 2021, and wind energy has finally been overtaken. The news, when it was finally confirmed, couldn’t have been announced with […]

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Axial begins the supply and installation of 150MW of its AxialTrack

The company is kicking-off 2021 by carrying out an ambitious project that underlines its AxialTracker with Blocking System’s status as a safe and reliable solar tracking system. Axial has begun the supply and installation of its AxialTracker 2V system as part of a 150 MW project based in the Andalusian province of Granada in southern […]

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450 MW Solar Plant In Johar State To Be Largest In Malaysia

The Sultan of Malaysia’s Johar State announced the development of a 450 MW solar PV power plant in the Pengerang municipal area.  The development of a 450 MW solar PV power plant under the 2030 Johor Sustainable Development Plan has been announced by Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar, the Sultan of the Johar state in Malaysia.  […]

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JinkoSolar 1st Solar Firm to Sign Global Framework Principles for Decarbonizing Heavy Industry

JinkoSolar has announced that it is the first international solar company to have signed on to the Global Framework Principles for Decarbonizing Heavy Industry (“Framework Principles”), as part of its efforts to continue supporting the decarbonization of the heavy industry sector in favor of a transition towards clean energy. Mr. Dany Qian, JinkoSolar Vice President, commented, “I […]

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Vikram Solar Further Strengthens Its Retail Footprint with Entry into the State of Telangana

Vikram Solar, one of India’s leading module manufacturers and a prominent EPC & Rooftop solar solutions provider announced the expansion of its retail footprint into Telangana by partnering with 3S SOLUTIONS, a leading distributor for high quality solar products and services. The announcement was made in presence of Sri N. Janaiah, Vice Chairman & Managing […]

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Capital Dynamics and Hoosier Energy Sign 150 MW Solar PPA

Agreement furthers goal of bringing more affordable, cleaner energy to Hoosier consumers Capital Dynamics CEI, the Clean Energy Infrastructure (CEI) business line of Capital Dynamics, an independent global private asset management firm, and Hoosier Energy, a generation and transmission cooperative, today announced the signing of a long-term Power Purchase Agreement (PPA). Under the terms of […]

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West Bengal Issues Tender to Set Up 9.9 MW Rooftop Solar Plant

West Bengal Renewable Energy Development Agency (WBREDA) has issued a tender for setting up 9.9 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar PV plants. The tender issued for design and engineering manufacture/procurement, testing, supply installation, and commissioning along with five years of comprehensive maintenance for 990 individual grid-connected rooftop solar PV plants, each with a capacity of […]

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Solis Recommends Anti-Grid Surger in Solar Systems

Solis recommends anti-grid surger in solar houses. Installation of multistage surge protection device (SPD), used with the correct SPD wiring method for different grid systems and high quality grid-tied inverters  ensures the prevention of any unwanted discharge to facilities. Solis will promote the culture of anti- grid surge protection for residences and C&I roof that […]

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