New agreement to help deliver Pacific’s largest solar power project

The $15m project will help reduce Fiji’s dependence on imported fossil fuels and cut emissions, whilst supporting as many as 14,000 households to transition to solar energy

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EDF Renewables announces acquisition of 4.5GW solar project pipeline in US

More than 20 solar projects in various stages of development will be added to the company’s portfolio

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US consumption of renewable energy hit record high in 2019

The amount of renewables consumed last year held an 11% share of total US energy use, according to a report

Total partners with Google to unlock solar energy potential of household roofs

The partnership will see the development of a tool that will use artificial intelligence algorithms to estimate the solar energy potential of homes

Global geothermal capacity set to ‘skyrocket to 24GW by 2025’

The growth of this renewable source is forecast to unlock total investments of $25 billion in the next five years, according to a new analysis

Massive 204MW solar park construction kicks off in Chile

The plant is forecast to produce around 589GWh of energy, avoiding the emission of 439,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere

Facebook comes closer to 100% renewables target with new solar deal in Singapore

Energy from solar panels fitted in more than 1,200 rooftops will power social media giant’s operations in the country

Australia awards AUD$15m to research cheap and eco-friendly solar panels

The funding will support projects that will develop new materials and find ways to improve the end-of-life management of solar panels

Renewables ‘covered almost a third of French energy consumption’ in second quarter of 2020

The country’s total renewables capacity reached 54,7GW at the end of June, an increase of 2,4GW during the last 12 months, according to a report

EDF Renewables unveils 350MW solar farm plans to support UK’s net zero goal

The project, which is forecast to provide electricity for up to 67,000 homes, will be located in Essex