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Saudi Aramco contemplates US$5 billion of renewable energy deals

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4 mentions3 weeks ago
As oil prices plummet, Saudi Arabia’s state oil and gas company mulls over a transition into a clean energy future. HSBC, JP Morgan and Credit Suisse are among the financiers ...

Georgia Power expects to add up to 1.6GW of renewable energy by 2021

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5 mentions4 weeks ago
The future appears bright for Georgia Power, as the company announced Wednesday that it has added more than 2 million solar panels to the state’s energy landscape last year and ...

Record low solar tariff in India puts thermal and wind power on notice

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6 mentions2 weeks ago
The Rewa 750MW solar tender in Madhya Pradesh, India, saw tariffs plunge to a record low of INR 2.97/kWh (US$0.044) after a lengthy online auction. Acme Solar, Mahindra Renewables and ...

Movers & Shakers: NRG Energy, Etrion, Neo Solar Power, CleanMax and more

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4 mentions7 days ago
Princeton, New Jersey-based NRG Energy is reportedly exiting the residential solar business and ceasing its vertical integration operations. The home solar unit, known as NRG Home Solar, will be downsized ...

Maryland Senate postpones vote on Hogan’s renewable energy veto

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3 mentions4 weeks ago
The Maryland Senate ruled to postpone its vote on governor Larry Hogan’s veto of the Clean Energy Jobs Act that would increase the state’s RPS to 25% by 2020 and ...

Almost 90% of new power in Europe from renewable sources in 2016

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47 mentions6 days ago
Renewable energy sources made up nearly nine-tenths of new power added to Europe’s electricity grids last year, in a sign of the continent’s rapid shift away from fossil fuels. But ...

India reaches 50GW of renewable energy installations

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10 mentions2 weeks ago
On its way to a targeted 175GW of renewable energy installations by 2022, India has now surpassed 50GW of deployment, according to data from the Ministry of New and Renewable ...

Saudi Arabia launches 300MW solar power tender

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5 mentions4 days ago
Saudi Arabia has launched the first stage of a 300MW solar power tender. The process is being managed by the ministry of energy, industry and mineral resources through a new ...

Mainstream Renewable Power gets environmental permit for 245MW Chile solar plant

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3 mentions2 weeks ago
Mainstream Renewable Power has received environmental approval to develop a 245MW solar plant in Chile, from the South American country’s Environmental Assessment Service. The Escondido Solar PV facility, to be ...

France adopts law for self-consumption of renewable energy

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5 mentions1 week ago
The French parliament has adopted a draft law on self-consumption of electricity from renewable energy sources. The law proposed back in July 2016 provides a legal framework for self-consumption of ...

Tata Power Renewable Energy crosses 10.5GW solar with 15MW installation

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5 mentions2 hours ago
India’s largest renewables company Tata Power Renewable Energy (TPREL), has crossed the 10.5GW solar deployment mark with a 15MW installation in the state of Telangana. TPREL, a subsidiary of Tata ...