Solar News

  • Another two merchant solar projects secure financing in Australia
    by Marija Maisch on May 29, 2020 at 3:26 pm

    Netherlands-based renewables developer Photon Energy will build two PV plants totaling 14 MW in the Riverina region of southern New South Wales (NSW). The two projects will feature bifacial PV modules mounted on single-axis trackers and will supply the produced electricity to the spot market.

  • Work begins on two PV facilities totaling 146 MW in the Netherlands
    by Edgar Meza on May 29, 2020 at 3:15 pm

    Chint Solar Netherlands and Powerfield began construction of two new solar parks in the Netherlands. The Stadskanaal and Buinerveen Solar Parks follow the companies’ 103 MW Midden-Groningen Solar Park, now in operation.

  • Japanese golf course becomes 100 MW solar park
    by Edgar Meza on May 29, 2020 at 3:11 pm

    A new 100 MWp solar power plant supplied with Kyocera solar modules has begun operation in Japan’s Kagoshima Prefecture. Operated by the Kyocera-backed Kanoya Osaki Solar Hills LLC joint venture, the plant is one of the largest PV facilities on the island of Kyushu. Venture partner Tokyo Century arranged financing for the project with 17 regional banks.