Italy installed 49.8MW of new solar PV in May

In May, Italy installed around 49.8MW of new PV systems, down -2% compared to the same period of 2015, according to provisional data released by local renewable energy association Anie Rinnovabili.

China PV installs surge past 50GW milestone

China installed 7.14GW of new solar power capacity in the first quarter of 2016, according to figures released by the country’s National Energy Administration (NEA). Total cumulative solar capacity in the country is now 50.3GW.