India is Capitalizing More in Solar than Coal: IEA Report

The report establish that renewable power investments in India exceeded those of fossil fuel-based power for the third year in a row and that spending on solar energy surpassed spending on coal-fired power generation for the first time in 2018. Not all new energy investments are going into renewables, however, and coal power generation is still growing

Business | 21/05/2019 | By Moulin

Solar Tops All Forms of Energy in Digitalization: DNV GL

According to the report, solar companies have been focusing on blockchain technology to drive digital transformation. About 12% of respondents said that the skills to implement blockchain applications are needed in the industry, which is 50% higher than in other energy industries

Business | 17/05/2019 | By Moulin

Sungrow Showcases 1500V SG250HX String Inverter at Intersolar Europe

The product is of maximum efficiency of 99% and compatible with bi-facial modules, offering a higher yield. The system features 12 MPPTs and a flexible block design allowing for up to 6.3 MW blocks, making it an ideal solution for hilly utility-scale applications

Energy Storage | 17/05/2019 | By Moulin

Power Generation Expected to Grow Two-Fold in FY20: CEA

Among thermal plants, coal would donate about 79%, while the rest would come from lignite, natural gas and liquid fuels. Nuclear plants would contribute 3.3%, while hydropower would account for 10%

Business | 16/05/2019 | By Moulin

India Achieves the Status of Fastest-Growing Energy Market Globally

The country's investment in the energy sector grew at a rate of 12 per cent in 2018 -- the uppermost growth rate as equaled to any other country

Business | 14/05/2019 | By Moulin

Engie and EDF Enters into JV; Aims to be Second-Largest Offshore Wind Developer

The joint venture, which for EDP will be through its EDP Renovaveis (EDPR) renewables business, aims to reach 5-7 GW of projects in operation or construction and 5-10 GW under advanced development by 2025

Renewable energy / Wind Power | 22/05/2019 | By Moulin

Tata Power Renewables Bags Dholera Solar Auction at Rs 2.75/kWh Bid

Tata Power was chosen as the winner through a draw of lots since GUVNL will be allotting only 250 MW

Renewable energy / Solar PV | 22/05/2019 | By Moulin

Non-Hydro Renewable Power Capacity to Show Growth in Philippines During 2019–2030: GlobalData

The share of thermal power in the total installed capacity is set to decline from 67.8% in 2018 to 53.7% in 2030, which is expected to be compensated by an increase in non-hydro renewable energy sources with their share expected to increase from the current 16.9% to 26.9% in 2030

Renewable energy / Hydropower | 22/05/2019 | By Moulin

Growatt Holds Grand Opening Ceremony for its Rotterdam Office

So far Growatt has become the No.2 inverter brand in the residential sector of Netherlands solar market and has become the main supplier for the iChoosr projects. After eight years of rapid growth, it’s now increasing investments across Europe, establishing offices, hiring staff and launching marketing campaigns

Business | 22/05/2019 | By Moulin

ABS Inc Signs Agreement to Procure HV Battery Assets from Robert Bosch Battery Systems

In addition, ABS will acquire the 172,000 sq. ft. facility located in Springboro, Ohio, where Robert Bosch Battery Systems has assembled lithium-ion battery packs for use in the automotive industry since 2009

Business | 21/05/2019 | By Moulin

Vestas Enlists Sulzer Schmid & WKA Blade Service For Massive Drone-Based Blade Inspections

Vestas has opted for a drone-based solution, which is the only approach that can meet its high-quality standards within such a demanding time-frame

Renewable energy / Wind Power | 21/05/2019 | By Moulin

Rooftop Solar Can Protect Unaware Power Distribution Companies: TERI Report

For Discoms to promote the use of rooftop solar PV systems and make the best use of the same, TERI proposes a ‘utility-based’ business model. It is based on demand aggregation and agreements between various parties, keeping the utility as the ‘key-anchor’ party for the implementation in their licensee areas

Renewable energy / Solar PV | 21/05/2019 | By Moulin

Regulatory Assets of Power Sector Positioned at Rs 76,963 Cr: India Ratings Report

According to the quantum of existing regulatory assets analysed by the rating agency as per the latest tariff orders till FY2017-18-FY2018-19, the top three states including Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra and Jharkhand, account for around 87 per cent of the current regulatory assets market worth Rs 76,963 crore

Business | 21/05/2019 | By Moulin

Enertrag, Enel and Leclanche Installs 22 MW Storage Facility in Germany

The consortium has capitalized about €17 million into construction of the large scale energy storage system, which will provide primary control power and help stabilize the grid.

Energy Storage | 21/05/2019 | By Moulin

Dutch Scientists Employs Fluoride to Make Perovskite Solar Cells More Steady

In a paper published in Nature Energy the scientists claim to have developed a perovskite-based solar cell with a power conversion efficiency of 21.46% that is said to sustain 90% of its efficiency after 1,000 hours under extreme light and heat conditions

Power R&D | 21/05/2019 | By Moulin

 
 
 
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