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Portugal’s positon as Europe’s emerging market for solar PV installations bolstered by positive response to solar auction, says GlobalData

July 26, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

Portugal’s first-ever solar photovoltaic (PV) auction for 1.4 gigawatts (GW) tender has received offers for 10GW and 64 companies have shown interest to develop solar power projects. The overwhelming response from international and domestic developers has…

Lincoln Clean Energy Achieves Commercial Operation of 184MW Lockett Wind Project in Texas

July 26, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

CHICAGO  – Lincoln Clean Energy (LCE), a subsidiary of Ørsted and leading developer of U.S. renewables, has achieved commercial operation of its…

Solar and Wind Segments to Lead Renewable Power Growth in Sweden During 2019–2030, says GlobalData

July 17, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

The overall renewable power capacity, excluding hydropower, in Sweden is projected to more than double from 14.8 gigawatt (GW) in 2019 to 30.4 GW in 2030,…

Sun Investment Group’s 600MW Solar Power Installations to Cut Poland’s Carbon Footprint by 306,000 Tonnes Annually

July 17, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

Sun Investment Group (SIG) recently sold the 42.36 MW Polish solar energy portfolio it shared with E Energija to Aberdeen Standard Investments. After the sale, SIG will continue working towards the reduction of Poland’s carbon footprint by developing a new…

Geographers of the Lomonosov Moscow State University published the web-atlas of the available wave energy in the Russian seas

July 16, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables, Technology

Wave energy distribution in the Black Sea(above)   Scientists from Lomonosov MSU (Faculty of Geography) have published the first version of the Russian wave energy web-atlas. The test version of the web-atlas posted at http://autolab.geogr.msu.ru/wavenergy…

Catholic Energies, IGS Solar, Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington to build huge solar project in Washington DC

July 11, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

WASHINGTON, July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IGS Solar and Catholic Energies will build the largest solar ground array and pollinator field project approved for construction to-date in the District of Columbia for the benefit of Catholic Charities of the…

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development-financed US$15 Million Renewable Energy Project Launches in Cuba

July 5, 2019 - in Energy, Renewables

Project contributes to Cuban government target of increasing renewable energy share to 24% by 2030 10-megawatt solar PV project providing energy to the equivalent of nearly 7,000 Cuban homes Will mitigate 12,700 t of CO2 emissions annually, reducing fossil…

Lincoln Clean Energy Acquires 103 MW South Dakota Wind Project from Pattern Energy

July 3, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

CHICAGO  – Lincoln Clean Energy (LCE), a subsidiary of Ørsted and a leading developer of U.S. renewables, announced today it has acquired a 103 MW construction ready wind project in Butte County, South Dakota. LCE purchased the project from Pattern…

Floating wind: CoensHexicon and Shell to develop floating wind in South Korea

July 1, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

CoensHexicon Co., Ltd, South Korea has signed a Joint Development Agreement with Shell with the purpose to develop, construct and operate a floating wind farm approximately 40 km offshore the Metropolitan City of Ulsan. Ulsan is the industrial powerhouse of…

6 MW Wärtsilä Energy Storage System Demonstrates Phased Increase of Renewable Energy Penetration on the Island of Bonaire

June 20, 2019 - in Energy, News, Renewables

The technology group Wärtsilä has commissioned its 6 MW / 6 MWh energy management and storage system project for its customer ContourGlobal Bonaire on the Caribbean island of Bonaire. With Phase One complete, the island no longer has to curtail wind resources.…