New 162MW solar energy plant powers up in Brazil

It is expected to produce enough electricity for around 170,000 households every year

Oil giant Statoil takes first step into solar sector

Norwegian oil giant Statoil is taking its first step into the solar industry with a Brazilian joint venture. It has signed an agreement to buy a 40% share in the 162MW Apodi solar project from Norway’s Scatec Solar. Located in the municipality of Quixeré, it will generate enough electricity to power around 160,000 homes. Statoil […]