By Pat Davis Szymczak Ukraine has enacted a new law that trades future-energy tariffs for auctions to set a fair market price for green electricity. A new law just signed requires solar plants that generate over 1 MW to participate next year in energy auctions. The same will apply to...
The Kovačica wind farm launched the trial run at the beginning of the year and has been fully operational since July 12. The other 4 operational wind farms in Serbia are the 500 kW Devreč 1 (2012), the 9.9 MW Kula (2016), the 6.6 MW La Piccolina (2016), and...
ENI inaugerated its Tatouine asset in southern Tunisia which will include construction of a PV (photovoltaic) plant with an installed capacity of 10 MW. The project, which was awarded to the ETAP-ENI consortium following a public tender issued by the Tunisian authorities in accordance with the country’s licensing regulations, will...
China will invest US$15 million to build a solar panel plant in Zimbabwe to produce 500 solar panels per day. The Chinese firm Yaowei Technology will make the investment that is expected to significantly address the ongoing electricity shortages causes by low water levels in the Kariba Dam and obsolete...
SFC Energy hybrid power solutions deliver power to remote locations. Simark Controls, a subsidiary of SFC Energy has received an order for turnkey EFOY Hybrid power solutions to provide reliable clean power in Canada’s Yoho National Park. Simark signed the contract with Okanagan Aggregates Ltd., a leading Western Canadian...
Wartsila renewables power plant contracts have been signed for projects to move the Caribbean and for Southeast Asia toward a 100 percent renewables future. The technology group Wärtsilä has won the contract to supply a 33 MW flexible power plant on a fast-track basis to the Barbados Light &...
South Sudan needs investment from the energy industry in the form of money and technology if the country is to rebuild and stabilize itself. That was the point that Nj Ayuk, Executive Chairman of the African Energy Chamberand CEO of the Centurion Law Group, made in a keynote at the...
Eurasia Review reports that a research group from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, has made great, rapid strides towards the development of a specially designed molecule which can store solar energy for later use. These advances have been presented in four scientific articles this year, with the most recent...
Indonesia has a project pipeline for 17GW of generation capacity designed to hit the targets identified by the Electricity Supply Business Plan (RUPTL), according to Dharma Djojonegoro, deputy CEO of Adaro Power. However, developing IPP projects in the past few years has been fraught with difficulties amidst policy changes, he...
Development banks climate finance offers is huge. In a report published by <a href="http://Alternative Energy Africa.", climate financing by seven of the world’s largest multilateral development banks (MDBs) totaled $61.6 billion in 2019, of which $41.5 billion (67%) was in low- and middle-income economies, according to the 2019 Joint...