China Invites Bids for 11.25 GW of Offshore Solar Projects in Shandong Province

China Invites Bids for 11.25 GW of Offshore Solar Projects in Shandong Province

Shandong Provincial Energy Administration has invited bids to develop ten offshore solar photovoltaic (PV) sites with a total installed capacity of 11.25 GW. The projects will be developed in Binzhou, ...
Germany Invites Bids for 1.125 GW of Solar Projects

Germany Invites Bids for 1.125 GW of Solar Projects

Bundesnetzagentur, the German Federal Network Agency, has invited bids for 1.125 GW of solar projects on arable and grassland areas in select states of Germany. The ground-mounted solar projects are ...
SECI Likely to Retender 2.25 GW of Round-the-Clock Renewables Bundled with Thermal

SECI Likely to Retender 2.25 GW of Round-the-Clock Renewables Bundled with Thermal

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) is likely to retender the remaining capacity of its initial 2.5 GW of round-the-clock (RTC) renewable energy projects bundled with thermal, considering the other ...
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US Could Install an Additional 21 GW of Solar in 2022 and 25 GW in 2023 EIA

US Could Install an Additional 21 GW of Solar in 2022 and 25 GW in 2023: EIA

In its short-term energy outlook, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) forecasts solar capacity to grow by around 21 GW in 2022 and 25 GW in 2023 in the United ...
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Project Finance Brief: Lightsource bp Raises $1.8 Billion Credit for 25 GW of Solar Projects

Project Finance Brief: Lightsource bp Raises $1.8 Billion Credit for 25 GW of Solar Projects

From: Mercom Capital Group Lightsource bp, a global solar project developer, secured a $1.8 billion revolving credit facility and trade finance facility to develop 25 GW of solar by 2025. The funding ...
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US Grid-Scale Storage Capacity Could Grow Over 125 GW by 2050 NREL

US Grid-Scale Storage Capacity Could Grow Over 125 GW by 2050: NREL

In a recent report published by National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) under the Storage Futures Study (SFS), analysts found significant market potential for utility-scale diurnal storage (up to 12 hours) ...
Daily News Wrap-Up 25 GW Green Hydrogen Mega Project Coming Up in Oman

Daily News Wrap-Up: 25 GW Green Hydrogen Mega Project Coming Up in Oman

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: An international consortium comprising Oman’s integrated energy company OQ, green fuels developer InterContinental Energy, and Kuwait government-backed ...
India's Corporates Have Potential to Add 25 GW of Renewable Energy by 2023_ GWEC Session

India’s Corporates Have Potential to Add 25 GW of Renewable Energy by 2023: GWEC Session

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) hosted a webinar to discuss the scenario and scope of adoption of renewable energy by India's corporate sector. The session 'Corporates in the Global ...
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Rajasthan Solar Policy 2019 Sets Target of Achieving 25 GW Capacity by FY 2020-21

Rajasthan Solar Policy 2019 Sets Target of Achieving 25 GW Capacity by FY 2020-21

The Rajasthan government, through the Rajasthan Renewable Energy Corporation Limited (RRECL), has launched its Solar Energy Policy 2019. The policy aims to deploy 25 GW of solar energy capacity in ...
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After SECI, Andhra Govt Writes to NTPC for Revision of Tariff for 1.25 GW of Solar Projects

After SECI, Andhra Govt Writes to NTPC for Revision of Tariff for 1.25 GW of Solar Projects

After writing to the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) seeking a revision in the power sale agreements (PSAs) for 400 MW of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) projects, the Andhra ...
Solar Installations During UPA and NDA Administrations

Solar Installations Jumped from Just 3 GW to 25 GW in 4 Years Under PM Modi

It has been a little over four years since the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) administration under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi took over and it is a good ...
India Crosses Yet Another Milestone: 25 GW of Solar Capacity Installed

India Crosses Yet Another Milestone: 25 GW of Solar Capacity Installed

India has reached yet another milestone in installed solar capacity. The country recently marked 25 GW of installed solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity, according to Mercom India Research. In the past ...
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Ongoing General Elections Delay Land Allotment for 7.5 GW of Solar Projects in Leh and Kargil

Government Plans to Set up 25 GW Solar Capacity in Ladakh

According the Power Minister R.K. Singh, the Indian government is planning to bring a single bid for setting up 25 GW of solar capacity in Ladakh, reported by PTI. This ...
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Minister of Power: India Could Install Over 225 GW of Renewables by 2022

Minister of Power: India Could Install Over 225 GW of Renewables by 2022

The Minister for Power, R. K. Singh made a surprising statement today, saying that “India may cross 225 GW of installed renewable energy capacity by 2022.” Minister of Power and ...
Siemens Energy and Air Liquide’s JV to Produce 3 GW of Green Hydrogen Electrolyzers by 2025

Siemens Energy and Air Liquide’s JV to Produce 3 GW of Green Hydrogen Electrolyzers by 2025

Germany-based energy technology company Siemens Energy has announced a joint venture with Air Liquide, a French supplier of industrial gases and services, to produce industrial-scale renewable hydrogen electrolyzers in Europe ...
257 GW in New Renewable Capacity Added Globally in 2021; Solar Expansion Surges 19%

257 GW in New Renewable Capacity Added Globally in 2021; Solar Expansion Surges 19%

The recent Renewable Capacity Statistics 2022 report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has revealed that the renewable generation capacity increased by 9.1% to 257 GW in 2021 compared ...
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Industry Group Proposes Ramping Up Module Manufacturing in Europe to 35 GW by 2025

Industry Group Proposes Ramping Up Module Manufacturing in Europe to 35 GW by 2025

The European Solar Manufacturing Council (ESMC) has released policy proposals for building extensive solar module manufacturing capacities with long-term competitiveness in Europe. The ESMC noted that the current challenges and ...
Australia’ Installed Solar Capacity Crosses 25 GW, Leads the World with 1 kW/Person: APVI

Australia’s Installed Solar Capacity Crosses 25 GW, Leads the World with 1 kW/Person: APVI

Australia leads the world in solar per capita with 1 kW per person at the end of 2021, the Australian PV Institute said in a recent report. In 2020, Australia had ...
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China Adds 25.56 GW of New Solar Capacity in the First Nine Months of 2021

China Adds 25.56 GW of New Solar Capacity in the First Nine Months of 2021

China has installed 25.56 GW of new solar capacity in the first nine months (9M) of 2021, according to the latest data released by the National Energy Administration (NEA). Installations ...
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India’s Solar Capacity Additions Grew By 251% With 4.6 GW Added in 1H 2021

India’s Solar Capacity Additions Grew by 251% With 4.6 GW Added in 1H 2021

The second quarter (Q2) of the calendar year (CY) 2021 brought some good news for the solar sector, with India adding 2,488 MW of solar capacity, an increase of 19% ...
India to Add 20.2 GW of Wind Capacity Between 2021-2025, Wind Market to Grow by 50%

India to Add 20.2 GW of Wind Capacity Between 2021-2025, Wind Market to Grow by 50%

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) and MEC Intelligence (MEC+) have jointly released the ‘India Wind Energy Market Outlook 2025’ report, which predicts that the world’s fourth-largest wind power market ...
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Half a Million Workforce in the Wind Sector Need Dedicated Training by 2025 - GWEC

Half a Million Workforce in the Wind Sector Need Dedicated Training by 2025 – GWEC

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) has released a report focusing on the job market and workforce needs in the wind energy sector. The Global Wind Workforce Outlook 2021-2025 highlights ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: GWEC Forecasts Wind Sector to Add 3.3 Million Jobs by 2025

Daily News Wrap-Up: GWEC Forecasts Wind Sector to Add 3.3 Million Jobs by 2025

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) said in a new study that 3.3 million new wind power ...
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ReNew Power

Post IPO, ReNew Power Plans Over 18 GW of Renewables by 2025

ReNew Power, an India-based independent power producer, has plans to build a pipeline of around 18-19 GW of renewable capacity by the end of the financial year (FY) 2025, Sumant ...
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Funding and M&A Roundup_ Silicon Ranch Raises $225 Million for 1 GW of Solar Projects

Funding and M&A Roundup: Silicon Ranch Raises $225 Million for 1 GW of Solar Projects

From: Mercom Capital Group Silicon Ranch Corporation, the U.S. solar platform for Shell and an independent power producer, has closed an investment round that attracted $225 million in new equity ...
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