50 MW/500 MWh Liquid-Air Energy Storage Facility Coming to Chile

50 MW/500 MWh Liquid-Air Energy Storage Facility Coming to Chile

Highview Enlasa, a 50/50 joint venture between Highview Power, a long-duration energy storage solutions provider, and Energía Latina S.A.-Enlasa, a backup power generation provider in Chile, has announced the development ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: GE to Supply Wind Turbines to Continuum’s 148 MW Wind Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: GE to Supply Wind Turbines to Continuum’s 148 MW Wind Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: GE Renewable Energy has been selected by Continuum Green Energy India to supply, install, and commission 55 ...
Power Tariff Hike for Consumers in Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Sops for Solar Continue

Power Tariff Hike for Consumers in Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Sops for Solar Continue

The Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission (JERC) has announced the energy and fixed charges for rooftop and ground-mounted solar in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands for the financial year 2021-22. This ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Solar Project with Energy Storage Coming Up in Mozambique

Daily News Wrap-Up: Solar Project with Energy Storage Coming Up in Mozambique

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Africa-based independent power producer Globeleq and its project partners, Source Energia and Electricidade de Moçambique (EDM), have begun ...
Month in a Minute Top Headlines from Indian Renewable Sector in May 2021

Month in a Minute: Top Headlines from Indian Renewable Sector in May 2021

Here is a recap of some of the most important headlines from May 2021: In the first quarter (Q1) of the calendar year (CY) 2021, India generated about 17.5 BU ...
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The Path to Achieve 100% Renewable Electric Grid in the US

The Path to Achieve 100% Renewable Electric Grid in the US

Recent studies in the United States, such as the Los Angeles 100% Renewable Energy Study (LA100), have made a case that 100% renewable power grids are feasible. With the Biden ...
Daily News Wrap-Up Joint Venture Power4Future to Make Lithium-Ion Batteries in Italy

Daily News Wrap-Up: Joint Venture Power4Future to Make Lithium-Ion Batteries in Italy

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Italy-based Fincantieri SI, an integrator of electric propulsion systems and complex electromechanical systems, and Faist Electronics have ...
Vena Energy Secures $500 Million Green Credit Facility from Eight Lenders

Vena Energy Secures $500 Million Green Credit Facility from Eight Lenders

Renewable independent power producer Vena Energy has signed its first sustainability-linked revolving credit facility of JPY52.8 billion (~$500 million) from eight lenders. A revolving credit facility is a line of ...
Daily News Wrap-Up Meyer Burger Opens 400 MW Heterojunction Module Plant

Daily News Wrap-Up: Meyer Burger Opens 400 MW Heterojunction Module Plant

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Switzerland-based mechanical engineering company Meyer Burger will start module (heterojunction technology) production with an annual capacity of ...
Funding and M&A Roundup Aker Horizons Acquires Mainstream Renewable Power

Funding and M&A Roundup: Aker Horizons Acquires Mainstream Renewable Power

Aker Horizons, an investment company, closed the transaction to acquire Mainstream Renewable Power, an independent renewable energy company. Existing Mainstream shareholders have re-invested and retained 25% ownership in the company ...
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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 ...
Renewable Capacity Additions Rose by 45% in 2020 Globally Despite Pandemic: IEA

Renewable Capacity Additions Rose by 45% in 2020 Globally Despite Pandemic: IEA

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has published its analysis on the renewable energy sector for the calendar year 2020. The report Renewable Energy Market Update 2021 also offers a global ...
Germany Installs 1.3 GW of Solar in the First Quarter of 2021

Germany Installs 1.3 GW of Solar in the First Quarter of 2021

According to the latest numbers declared by the Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagentur), Germany's solar PV installations in March 2021 totaled 548.6 MW. In a quarter-over-quarter comparison, the installations in March ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up: Sungrow to Build Malawi's First Solar-Storage Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: Sungrow to Build Malawi’s First Solar-Storage Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Sungrow, a global inverter solution supplier for renewables, partnered with JCM Power, InfraCo Africa, RINA, and Innovate ...
Funding and M&A Roundup Solar Cell Manufacturer Exeger Raises $38 Million

Funding and M&A Roundup: Solar Cell Manufacturer Exeger Raises $38 Million

Exeger, the Sweden-based solar cell manufacturer, secured $38 million in financing to start building its new solar cell factory in Stockholm, Sweden. This financing round includes debt financing of $12 ...
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A Molecular Glue That Boosts the Efficiency of Perovskite Solar Cells

A Molecular Glue That Boosts the Efficiency of Perovskite Solar Cells

In a step toward improving the long-term reliability of perovskite solar cells, a research team at Brown University has devised a molecular glue that keeps a key interface inside cells ...
/ / Solar, Technology
Solar and Wind Generated 9.4% of the World’s Electricity in 2020

Solar and Wind Generated 9.4% of the World’s Electricity in 2020

The strong growth in wind and solar power capacity additions in 2020, despite the pandemic, resulted in a record fall in coal power globally, according to the climate and energy ...
Funding and M&A Roundup Battery Company Solid Power Raises $130 Million

Funding and M&A Roundup: Battery Company Solid Power Raises $130 Million

Solid Power, producer of all-solid-state batteries for electric vehicles, raised a $130 million Series B investment round led by the BMW Group, Ford Motor Company, and Volta Energy Technologies. Ford ...
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Adani Green's Total Income for FY 2020-21 Up by 34% YoY

Adani Green’s Total Income for FY 2020-21 Up by 34% YoY

Renewable energy company Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL) has released its audited financial results for the financial year (FY) ended March 31, 2021. AGEL's total income for FY21 has reportedly ...
Daily News Wrap-Up EDF Renewables Bags Three Solar Projects in the US

Daily News Wrap-Up: EDF Renewables Bags Three Solar Projects in the US

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: EDF Renewables North America has been awarded three contracts for solar projects in New York. Awarded by ...
SEIA Devises Tool to Increase Solar Supply Chain Transparency

SEIA Devises Tool to Increase Solar Supply Chain Transparency

U.S.-based Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has come up with a tool to increase supply chain transparency. The mechanism is likely to help ensure that all solar components are made ...
/ / Solar, Technology
New Generic Tariff for Solar, Wind, Small Hydro Announced for Goa and Union Territories

New Generic Tariff for Solar, Wind, Small Hydro Announced for Goa and Union Territories

The The Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission (JERC) for the state of Goa and Union Territories (UTs) has announced the generic tariffs for solar photovoltaic (PV), wind and small hydro projects ...
Daily News Wrap-Up Masdar-led Consortium to Develop 300 MW Solar Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: Masdar-led Consortium to Develop 300 MW Solar Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Masdar-led renewable energy consortium, with EDF Renewables and Nesma Company, has reached a financial close on ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Andhra Pradesh High Court Directs DISCOMs to File Affidavit on Dues to Renewable Generators

Andhra Pradesh High Court Directs DISCOMs to File Affidavit on Dues to Renewable Generators

The Andhra Pradesh High Court has directed distribution companies (DISCOMs) in the state to file a detailed affidavit on the objections raised by the renewable energy generating companies about pending ...
/ / Grid, Utilities
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Biden Pledges to Cut U.S. Greenhouse Emission to Half by 2030

Daily News Wrap-Up: Biden Pledges to Cut U.S. Greenhouse Emission to Half by 2030

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: At a global summit on climate change, U.S President Joe Biden pledged to ensure that the United ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy