Saturn Power to build a 10-megawatt solar facility that could power 1 500 homes.

Saturn Power to build a 10-megawatt solar facility that could power 1 500 homes.

Deschutes County recently approved another solar farm, adding to the number of commercial facilities either planned or operational in Central Oregon. The Saturn Power Corp., a Canadian energy developer, gained permit and plan approval from the county planning division last month. The company plans to create a nearly 10-megawatt facility 5 miles south of Redmond. The […]

Sunshine Coast builds Queensland’s first-ever council solar farm.

Sunshine Coast builds Queensland’s first-ever council solar farm.

Queensland’s first large-scale solar farm run by a local government – saving that council $22 million in electricity costs over 30 years – is now being built on the Sunshine Coast. It will provide green power on the Sunshine Coast by mid-2017 and will slash the council’s costs of buying electricity for everything including streets lights, sports […]

DEWA visits China to boost energy projects in the UAE and Dubai.

DEWA visits China to boost energy projects in the UAE and Dubai.

HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), is heading a high-level delegation on a visit to Shanghai, China, to raise the level of contribution by Chinese companies to energy projects in Dubai and the UAE. The delegation includes Waleed Salman, Executive Vice President of Strategy & Business […]

Caterpillar’s new hybrid microgrid targets African market.

Caterpillar’s new hybrid microgrid targets African market.

Caterpillar launched a new microgrid system in the US this week comprising remotely monitored solar PV panels, energy storage and diesel generator sets. Caterpillar’s test hybrid microgrid system in Arizona uses two PV arrays. One is fixed and the other uses single axis tracker technologyThe hybrid technology is offered as a turnkey solution or customised […]

Scottow Moor solar farm begins exporting power to grid.

Scottow Moor solar farm begins exporting power to grid.

Construction of one of the UK’s largest solar farms has been completed, enabling the scheme to generate renewable energy for the local grid. Scottow Moor Solar Limited is a 50MW solar farm on land within the former RAF Coltishall, the airbase owned by Norfolk County Council and now known as Scottow Enterprise Park. The Enterprise Park […]

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