Solar PV

Five Indian States Account For 75% of Solar Module Manufacturing

India is rapidly expands its solar module manufacturing capacity, with Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Telangana, Maharashtra, and Karnataka taking a lion’s share. An analysis of the latest ALMM list of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) by Saur Energy hinted at this trend. It claimed that around 75 percent of India’s solar module manufacturers […]

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Iberdrola to Supply 250 GWh of Renewable Energy to Holcim Every Year

Spanish energy conglomerate Iberdrola and sustainable building solutions provider Holcim have signed a major new clean energy PPA under which Iberdrola will provide Holcim with 250 GWh of renewable energy per year from its Baltic Eagle offshore windfarm in Germany. The two firms have also agreed to work together on a wide range of further […]

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Sonnedix Signs 150 MWp Solar PPA with Equinix in Spain

European renewable energy producer Sonnedix has signed a 10-year solar pay-as-produced power purchase agreement (PPA) in Spain with digital infrastructure company Equinix for 150MWp solar. This PPA marks a key milestone for Sonnedix as its largest transaction signed to date in Europe, and its first time establishing a long-term relationship with a global leader in […]

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TotalEnergies ENEOS to Install 3 MWp Rooftop Solar for Bedmutha Industries

Singapore-headquartered TotalEnergies ENEOS has signed a long-term deal with Bedmutha Industries (BIL) for a 3 MWp rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) system at its manufacturing facility in Nardana, Maharashtra. BIL is a manufacturer of wires, ropes, steel and copper products. TotalEnergies said that this rooftop solar system will power about 28% of the facility with renewable […]

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Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Funds Masdar Solar Projects in Uzbekistan

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has signed three new project finance loan agreements in the aggregate amount of $83.6 million as part of a $396.4 million debt financing to Masdar for the construction of three greenfield solar PV power plants in Samarkand, Djizzakh and Surkhandarya regions of Uzbekistan. Masdar has said that the Asian […]

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LONGi Steps Up Efforts to Bolster Renewables Biz in Singapore, Indonesia

Global solar module manufacturer LONGi has said that it will be key to facilitate renewable energy cooperation between the South East Asian countries of Singapore and Indonesia. An MoU on renewable energy cooperation has been signed by Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan, Indonesia’s Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs and Investment, and Teo Chee Hean, Singapore’s Senior Minister […]

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Emerson to Automate New Zealand’s First Large-Scale Solar Project

Technology and software conglomerate Emerson will provide advanced automation solutions to help ensure the safety and reliability of New Zealand’s first large-scale solar PV power project. Emerson said that its renewable power generation expertise will help solar energy company Lodestone Energy quickly and safely complete its two 23 MW sites at Kaitaia and Edgecumbe. The […]

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Global Investor BlueOrchard to Invest in Indian Renewable Energy Firm U-Solar

An infrastructure fund managed by Zurich-based BlueOrchard Finance Ltd is investing in Indian renewable energy platform U-Solar to support the growth of its commercial and industrial (C&I) rooftop solar portfolio. BlueOrchard is a leading global impact investment manager and member of the Schroders Group. U-Solar, headquartered in Bengaluru, is present in the entire solar PV […]

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Emmvee Announces New Solar Cell & Module Factory in Bengaluru

Solar PV player Emmvee Group has announced its new solar cell and module manufacturing facility at Dabaspet, Bengaluru, Karnataka. It held that the facility will be the most advanced and fully automated production line with built-up area of about 500,000 square feet. The project is part of the Emmvee expansion plan of a total of […]

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