The amount of residential solar paired with a battery energy storage system (BESS) in California has increased notably under the state’s new net energy metering 3.0 (NEM 3.0) scheme.  
US solar manufacturer First Solar has started an investigation into several crystalline-silicon cell solar manufacturers for potential infringement of its patents.
Australian Silica Quartz has started drilling at the Quartz Hill project which could provide the minerals for Quinbrook’s polysilicon plant.
SunPower said the decision was not made “lightly” and will consider options to support its mutual customers and collective business pipeline.
The corporate world is taking an increased interest in community solar, which can take multiple forms, from tax equity to offtake.
Suntech’s chairman Wu Fei on why his company has the right attributes to weather the latest PV industry reshuffle.
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July 22, 2024
Balcony installations have been growing in Germany since the government streamlined the registration process in April.
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The EU and the US are leading efforts to reduce the carbon intensity of PV manufacturing through targeted import tariffs. As well as supporting decarbonisation efforts, such policies could also promote geographic diversification in the solar supply chain and greater supply resilience, writes Michael Parr of the Ultra Low Carbon Solar Alliance.
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July 22, 2024
Indian power company JSW Energy's renewables generation has increased by over 40% for Q1 FY2025, but solar's generation dropped by 2.7%.
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July 22, 2024
Soltec has launched 4x4, a new foundation option for its SFOne range of trackers that aims to improve the flexibility of the range.
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July 22, 2024
Masdar has raised US$1 billion in green bond financing to support the development of new clean energy projects.
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July 22, 2024
Renewable energy developer Acen Australia has submitted the scoping report for its 100MW solar-plus-storage project in New South Wales.
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July 19, 2024
Investment fund Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners and its subsidiary Primergy Solar have reached commercial operations at their 690MWac/966MWdc Gemini solar-plus-storage project in Nevada.
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July 19, 2024
The Energy Storage for Resilient Homes Act would allow residents of the two states to use funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to purchase residential BESS.
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July 19, 2024
Sungrow has signed an agreement with Hero Group's renewables arm Hero Future Energies to supply 850MW of inverters.
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July 19, 2024
The US Department of Energy (DOE) has issued a loan of up to US$861.3 million to support 200MW of solar PV and 285MW/1,140MWh of battery energy storage system (BESS) projects in Puerto Rico.
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July 19, 2024
PV Lighthouse has secured AU$1.97 million from ARENA to aid the development of its digital twin software for utility-scale solar PV projects.
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July 18, 2024
US solar manufacturer First Solar has opened its new research and development (R&D) centre in Ohio after almost two years of construction.
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July 18, 2024
Pertamina NRE has signed a memorandum of understanding with state-owned energy company Coal Power Generation Company Bangladesh Limited to build the PV project.

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