solar farms

UK’s Biggest Solar Corporate PPA Signed Between Vodafone, Centrica & MYTILINEOS

Telecommunications firm Vodafone and Centrica, international energy services and solutions company, have entered into a second corporate Power Purchase Agreement (PPA). They have joined hands with MYTILINEOS S.A, a leading global industrial and energy company to facilitate the output from five solar farms that are in the works in England. These will cumulatively generate 216 […]

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Lightsource bp & Contact Energy to Develop 150 MW Solar PV Project in New Zealand

Lightsource bp, which delves into the development and management of solar energy projects, will develop one of New Zealand’s largest solar development project at Christchurch Airport. Lightsource bp and New Zealand based Contact Energy, will together develop the 150 MW solar project. The deal marks the firm’s first project in New Zealand. The Kowhai Park […]

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With 2GW Solar Power Plans, FRV Enters Germany

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV) has said that it has entered the German market and intends to develop 2GW of PV projects, Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) and renewable installations in the next four years. The company is owned by of Abdul Latif Jameel Energy and Canadian pension fund and infrastructure investor OMERS. Andreas Pfeifer, Managing […]

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Iran Looks to Get International Solar Alliance Membership

Iran has recently sent a Bill to the Parliament, looking to get onboarded as a member to the International Solar Alliance. As per the country’s Sixth Development Plan, it should have augmented its share of renewable power in electricity generation by at least 5 per cent. Currently, the share of renewables in Iran’s electricity generation […]

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Start-Up Jungle Raises €5 Million to Deploy AI Technology in RE Sector

Dutch artificial intelligence start-up Jungle has announced that it has closed a €5 million Series A funding round led by SHIFT Invest- Dutch venture capital fund  complemented by Rocks International Group, EDP Ventures, Gorilla Growth Capital and Future Energy Ventures. Jungle said that the funding will allow it to speed up the deployment of its […]

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Shell Completes Acquisition Of Renewables Platform Sprng Energy Group

Shell Overseas Investment B.V., a wholly owned subsidiary of Shell plc (Shell), has completed 100% acquisition of Solenergi Power Private Limited and along with it, the Sprng Energy Group of Companies from Actis Solenergi Limited (Actis)- a leading global investor in sustainable infrastructure Sprng Energy, set up in 2017 by Actis, is a renewable energy […]

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Total Eren Launches Ambitious Wind Farm Project

Total Eren, a leading renewable energy Independent Power Producer (IPP) based in Paris, has announced the launch of the construction and successful financial close of the Parang Project, which entails a 16.7 MW wind farm, set up together with its partners WEEN E&S and Korea Midland Power (KOMIPO). The Project has been co-developed by Total […]

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The Rise Of Solar Fires Sound A Cautionary Note

A recent study by Firetrace International, a global provider of fire suppression technology, has indicated that solar farm fires are seeing a sharp rise. The report, titled, “Hidden Danger – why solar farm fire risk could be greater than you think,” shares that the industry could possibly be misjudging the threat of fire. It has […]

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Italian Solar Farms, Matrix in Strategic Partnership with Energia Aljaval

Madrid-based clean power platform Matrix Renewables has entered into a partnership with Spanish renewable energy company Energia Aliaval to co-develop at least 300MW of Italian solar farms in Italy. The development of new Italian solar farms partnership further builds on the company’s presence in Italy, said Matrix. With this project, Matrix Renewables reach close to […]

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