Solar PV to drive fourfold increase in Emirates’ renewable capacity by 2025

UAE will reach 9GW of capacity by the end of 2025, new report estimates

Chile gold mine gets some sunshine with solar power

The project is forecast to save approximately 104,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide over a ten-year period

Renewables to ‘account for almost 90% of total expansion in global power capacity in 2020’

The IEA forecasts renewable power capacity worldwide will increase to a record level of almost 200GW this year

Global solar PV installations to ‘rise by 5% amid Covid-19 pandemic’

Year-on-year growth in installations will continue every year to 2025, topping out at 145GW direct current, according to a new report

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

Solar and wind ‘reach 67% of new power capacity added globally in 2019’

Almost 45% of capacity added was solar, which became the fourth-largest source of power on a capacity basis, according to BNEF’s new report

Iberdrola joins partnership to build Basque country’s ‘largest’ solar PV plant

The 100MW plant could triple the region’s solar generation capacity of 60MW and reduce 25,000 tonnes of CO2 annually

Solar Steel gives Japan solar boost of 94MW

The three solar PV plants are expected to generate enough clean energy to power 47,600 homes in Japan

Latin American firm Sunco Capital commences solar projects in Spain

On completion, the 83MW projects will power around 50,000 houses and reduce carbon emissions by 35,000 tonnes annually

NextEnergy Capital enters Latin American solar market with first acquisition

It says the first phase is a 36.1MW plant located in Guanajuato, which is expected to be commissioned in the second quarter of 2020