fbpx

Solar Philippines working on Asia’s ‘largest solar, diesel, battery micro-grid’ without subsidies

Filipino renewable energy firm Solar Philippines is developing an off-grid solar, battery and diesel micro-grid in the Philippines that could be the largest of its kind in Asia, according to the company head.

Read more

President Duterte inaugurates expanded 800MW Philippines solar module factory

Filipino president Rodrigo Duterte today inaugurated the Philippines first solar module manufacturing facility with an expanded capacity of 800MW at Santo Tomas, Batangas, owned by renewable energy firm Solar Philippines.

Read more

S&C, Ameren hold successful 24-hour islanding test on microgrid system

Utility company Ameren and smart grid company S&C Electric Company announced that they have conducted a successful 24-hour islanding test in August at the recently deployed Ameren microgrid in Champaign, Illinois.

Read more

Karnatakan 200MW solar EPC tender withdrawn

Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited. (KREDL) has cancelled a 200MW solar PV tender, due to what it called “unavoidable circumstances”.

Read more

Expanded 15MWh German battery park demonstrates successful black start

Europe’s ‘first commercial battery park’, a 5MWh lithium-ion battery system that was recently tripled in size to 15MWh, has been used to successfully restart a disconnected power grid in Germany.

Read more

Australia’s Northern Territory deploys 2MWh battery for indigenous community

The latest phase of a AUS$55 million (US$43.8 million) programme giving remote communities in Australia’s Northern Territory reliable and clean power will see a 2MWh battery installed and paired with more than 3,000 solar PV panels.

Read more

Australia’s Northern Territory deploys 2MWh battery for indigenous community

The latest phase of a AUS$55 million (US$43.8 million) programme giving remote communities in Australia’s Northern Territory reliable and clean power will see a 2MWh battery installed and paired with more than 3,000 solar PV panels.

Read more

French island tenders push down solar-plus-storage prices by 40%

Tenders for solar-plus-storage projects on French island territories including Corsica, Guadeloupe and Martinique have resulted in winning bids often 40% lower than the victors of previous reverse auctions.

Read more

French island tenders push down solar-plus-storage prices by 40%

Tenders for solar-plus-storage projects on French island territories including Corsica, Guadeloupe and Martinique have resulted in winning bids often 40% lower than the victors of previous reverse auctions.

Read more

EDF and Canadian Solar partner on 92.5MW project in Brazil

PV power company Canadian Solar and EDF Energies Nouvelles announced Thursday that both companies have partnered to develop the 92.5MW Pirapora III photovoltaic project in Brazil — through the sale of 80% interest in the site by Canadian Solar to EDF EN do Brasil, EDF Energies Nouvelles’ local subsidiary.

Read more

NTPC’s ‘last of its kind’ 250MW DCR solar tender offers 3-month completion deadline

More details have emerged of what could be India’s last DCR tender, while NTPC is also tendering for another 22MW under EPC in Uttar Pradesh.

Read more