• Germany
    20 Jan 2021

    BayWa r.e. Secures Sale of Two Solar Farms in Malaysia

    BayWa r.e. has announced the successful sale of two solar farms in Malaysia to a local renewable energy-focused independent power producer, reNIKOLA Sdn Bhd. The sale of the solar installations at Arau and Gebeng was conducted in two stages and finalised in December 2020.
  • United Kingdom
    19 Jan 2021

    Lightsource BP 260MW Solar Project Begin Commercial Operation

    Lightsource bp today announced that its Impact Solar project, located in Lamar County, 120 miles northeast of Dallas, has successfully completed construction and entered full grid-connected commercial operation. Through a long-term agreement, bp will sell the energy generated by the 260-megawatt (MW) project. The project represents an investment of $250 million in the Texas region, with 320 workers on site during construction – 84% of which were local hires.
  • Taiwan
    18 Jan 2021

    New Half-cell Module from Winaico for European Market

    WINAICO Deutschland GmbH will introduce the new WINAICO WST-MG GEMINI module series to the European market from March 2021. The WST-MG GEMINI consists of 120 monocrystalline half cells and achieves a module efficiency of 20.6 % with dimensions of only 1,759 cm in height and 1,034 cm in width.
  • France United States
    18 Jan 2021

    Total and 174 Power Global to Co-develop 1.6GW of Solar Projects in the US

    Total and 174 Power Global have signed an agreement to form a 50/50 joint venture (JV) to develop 12 utility-scale solar and energy storage projects of 1.6 gigawatts (GW) cumulative capacity in the United States, transferred from 174 Power Global's development pipeline. 
  • China
    15 Jan 2021

    JA Solar Supplies Single Photovoltaic Project in Guam with All Modules Needed for Completion

    JA Solar recently announced that it supplies all PV modules needed to complete an 88MW project in Guam. Invested in and constructed by Korea Electric Power, the project will be the largest single PV plant in Guam.
  • Germany
    15 Jan 2021

    BayWa r.e. Completed Two Floating Solar Parks in Netherlands

    BayWa r.e., together with its Dutch partner GroenLeven, recently completed two floating solar parks in Nij Beets and Kloosterhaar, Netherlands. The sites combined contain more than 70,000 solar panels and a total capacity of 29.2 MWp, enough to supply 9,000 Dutch households with clean energy.
  • Germany
    15 Jan 2021

    Sharp Installs Two Solar Plants in Thailand

    Sharp Energy Solutions Corporation (SESJ) has successfully installed solar power systems on the rooftops of two plants in Thailand run by MinebeaMitsumi Inc. The plants are the Bang Pa-in Plant in Ayutthaya Province and the Lopburi Plant in Lopburi Province.
  • Jordan
    14 Jan 2021

    Philadelphia Solar Supply Modules to a 50 MW Solar Plant in Jordan

    Philadelphia solar, photovoltaic panel and steel mounting structure manufacturer, it is the first MEA-based company that manufactures, develops, designs, constructs, owns and operates utility-scale commercial and industrial photovoltaic plants.
  • United States
    12 Jan 2021

    Pivot Energy Completed a 1.3 MW of Solar System in Illinois

    Pivot Energy and Joliet Junior College (JJC) announced today the completion and activation of a 1.3-megawatt (MW) onsite solar system at JJC's Main Campus. The solar array, which consists of 3,542 solar panels, was installed by Pivot Energy and will save the college more than $1.6 million in electricity expenses over 25 years.
  • United States
    12 Jan 2021

    Lightsource BP Secured a PPA of 153 MW Solar Farm in Texas

    Lightsource bp has secured a proxy generation power purchase agreement (pgPPA) with the Capital Solutions unit of Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS), in partnership with Nephila Climate. The pgPPA is for electricity generated by Lightsource bp’s 153 megawatt Briar Creek solar farm, located in Navarro County Texas.