Shell buys 20% stake in Indian solar energy company

Orb Energy provides small and medium sized companies with financing to invest in solar power projects

Microsoft inks renewable PPA with French utility ENGIE

They have signed an agreement for 230MW of electricity in Texas, bringing Microsoft’s renewable energy portfolio to more than 1,900MW

Statkraft snaps up UK onshore wind energy developer

The Norwegian energy giant aims to deploy 600MW of onshore wind and solar generation in Britain

Iberdrola awarded 149MW solar energy contract in Portugal

The solar power plants will be built in two regions – the Algarve and the Tajo Valley

E.ON offers cash to consumers exporting solar power to the grid

The first 500 new solar customers to have the renewable technology installed will be paid under the initiative

Renewable energy firm RES boosts services portfolio to 5GW

It has announced the acqquisition of REG Power Management’s (RPM) asset management arm

UK businesses offered fully funded solar energy and storage solution

Statkraft has joined forces with redT for the solution which is expected to help businesses save up to 20% on their bills

Australia invests $9.4m in short term solar and wind energy forecasting

The trial aims to provide valuable information to the market on delivering forecasts on a five-minute basis

UK invests £1.7m in two Kenyan solar energy plants

The potential for one or both projects to take part in a power purchase agreement (PPA) pilot is being explored

New long term PPA inked for solar energy in Spain

The El Salobral plant is expected to generate enough electricity for more than 20,000 households