Infinity Solar, ib vogt and Solizer secure 64.1 MWp solar power plant at Benban, Aswan under round one of the Egyptian FiT programme.

Infinity Solar, ib vogt and Solizer secure 64.1 MWp solar power plant at Benban, Aswan under round one of the Egyptian FiT programme.

Egyptian-based company Infinity Solar S.A.E. and German-based companies ib vogt GmbH and Solizer GmbH & Co. KG have announced the successful closure of a 64.1 MWp solar power plant project in Benban, Aswan, Egypt by the Infinity 50 consortium of which they are members. The project was approved by the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company on […]

Scomi, SGSB to set up renewable energy JV.

Scomi, SGSB to set up renewable energy JV.

Scomi Group, a global service provider based in Malaysia, has joined hands with Malaysian group Synergy Generated Sdn Bhd (SGSB) to set up a new company which will bid for engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracts in the renewable energy sector, particularly for solar photovoltaic farms. Besides EPC solutions, the JV company will also offer […]

McNally Bharat secures Rs415 crore solar project order in Andhra Pradesh.

McNally Bharat secures Rs415 crore solar project order in Andhra Pradesh.

McNally says the company has received an order for design, engineering, manufacturing and maintenance of 500 MW grid connected solar PV power project McNally Bharat Engineering on Wednesday said it has bagged Rs415 crore solar power project order in Andhra Pradesh. “The company has received an order for design, engineering, manufacturing, supply, commissioning and operation […]

FRV announces Moree Solar Farm opening and confirms future for solar in Australia.

FRV announces Moree Solar Farm opening and confirms future for solar in Australia.

Global utility-scale solar developer, Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV) officially inaugurated the Moree Solar Farm in Australia, and reaffirmed its commitment to helping develop the solar energy market in the country. The Moree Solar Farm commenced construction operations in February 2015 and 12 months later it started supplying electricity to the grid. Since then, the Moree […]

Genex Power reaches project financial close for Kidston Solar Project (Phase One 50MW)

Genex Power reaches project financial close for Kidston Solar Project (Phase One 50MW)

HIGHLIGHTS – Project Financial Close reached for Kidston Solar Project (Phase One 50MW) – Approximately $100m project finance from Clean Energy Finance Corporation and Societe Generale – Project Finance Equity and ARENA Funding in place to fund project development costs – Project construction remains on target for first generation and cash flow by Q4 2017 […]

European Commission endorses three French initiatives to produce more than 2600 megawatts in renewable energy.

European Commission endorses three French initiatives to produce more than 2600 megawatts in renewable energy.

The European Commission has endorsed three French schemes to support solar and hydropower energy generators in France under EU state aid rules. The schemes will allow France to develop around 2600 megawatts of additional solar capacity and 60 megawatts of additional hydropower capacity. The two solar schemes together have a provisional budget of €439 million […]

ReneSola provides EPC service for 32MW of solar rooftop projects in China.

ReneSola provides EPC service for 32MW of solar rooftop projects in China.

ReneSola Ltd, a leading fully-integrated solar project developer and provider of energy-efficient products, today announced that it will provide EPC service for solar rooftop projects in Shandong, Anhui and Zhejiang Provinces with a combined capacity of 32 MW. The Company will also supply 32MW of solar modules for these projects. The electricity generated from the projects will be consumed by their respective commercial and industrial rooftop […]

Engie to push renewables in Senegal.

Engie to push renewables in Senegal.

France’s Engie has announced it will team up with Senegal’s National Renewable Energies Agency (ANER) to accelerate the development of renewables. The Paris-listed company will focus on increasing individuals’ use of solar power, promotion of market energy performance contracts and strengthening the use of renewables in the local industrial network. Engie will carry out a […]