Image - The Economic Case for Wind and Solar Energy in Africa

The Economic Case for Wind and Solar Energy in Africa

To meet skyrocketing demand for electricity, African countries may have to triple their energy output by 2030. While hydropower and fossil fuel power plants are favored approaches in some quarters, a new assessment by the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) has found that wind and solar can be economically and environmentally competitive options and can contribute significantly to the rising demand. "Win...

Wind - Mar 27, 2017


Image - EDF Renewable Services Reports 10 Gigawatts Under Contract in North America

EDF Renewable Services Reports 10 Gigawatts Under Contract in North America

EDF Renewable Services introduced TRUalytics 2.0 along with the expanded customer account management team at the Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Summit hosted by EDF RS last week in San Antonio, Texas. Industry leaders, project owners, and operators of renewable facilities gathered for insightful discussions regarding future trends and strategies to maximize energy production, increase profitability and optimize availability. With 13.5 gigawa...

Solar - Mar 27, 2017


Image - First Solar to Deliver 48.5MW Manildra Solar Farm in Australia

First Solar to Deliver 48.5MW Manildra Solar Farm in Australia

First Solar, Inc. today announced that financial close has been reached for the Manildra Solar Farm in New South Wales (NSW), Australia. First Solar will leverage its expertise in utility-scale solar development to deliver the 48.5 megawatt (MW)AC project, which will utilize approximately 466,000 First Solar thin-film photovoltaic (PV) modules and single-axis tracking technology expected to produce more than 120,000 megawatt-hours of electricity ...

Solar - Mar 27, 2017




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