Indian States Announce Plans For 1.2 Gigawatts Of New Solar Power Parks

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India witnessed a surge in renewable energy projects announcements in the past few weeks. Several announcements have been made by states to develop solar parks and floating solar plants to meet country’s ambitious target of installing 175 gigawatts of renewable energy by.

Indian State Of Rajasthan Announces 1 Gigawatt Solar Power Tender

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The western Indian state of Rajasthan continues to expand its solar power capacity and has issued a new tender with over 1 gigawatt of capacity.

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7 Big New Solar Power Plants ? from UK to Florida to Kentucky to Hawaii

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There have been several announcements about big new solar power projects this past week. Rather than try to tackle them one at a time (that wasn't going to happen), I'm running through them below in a combo story.

Solar-Powered Vehicles From Solarolla

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"I’m part of a grass roots solar vehicle production company in Ashland OR, called Solarolla (www.solarolla.com)," Daniel & the Solarolla team wrote.

Largest Solar Power Plant In UK History Gets Final Approval

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The largest solar power plant in the UK has been approved for Kent. It will use 880,000 solar panels spread across 364 hectares of farmland. Clean Power Energy Storage Solar Energy Solar Power Plants Cleve Hill solar power plant Hive Energy UK UK solar park Wirsol Energy

Melbourne Airport Building Largest Behind-The-Meter Solar Power Plant In Australia

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MW facility that will be the largest behind-the-meter solar installation in Australia when it comes online in January. Clean Power Solar Energy Solar Power Plants Australia behind the meter solar Beon Energy Solutions Melbourne Melbourne airport solar power plant

Florida Leading Large Solar Power Growth In US Southeast

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The Southern Alliance for Clean Energy (SACE) has been promoting and tracking clean energy in the US Southeast for many years. It now puts out an annual Solar in the Southeast report.

Community Solar Power — What’s Happening? What’s New?

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Learn more about what community solar is all about, and you, too, might find a way into residential solar. Clean Power Community Solar Consumer Technology Solar Energy Solar Power Plants DOE NREL SEIA solar gardens

Abu Dhabi To Have Cheapest Solar Power Ever — 1.35 Cents Per Kilowatt-Hour

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The UAE's other major city, Dubai, set the low-solar-PV-price record in January 2015 at what was then a shocking 5.98¢/kWh, then did so again in 2016 at 2.99¢/kWh. Dubai also set a low-price record for concentrated solar power (CSP), at just 7.3¢/kWh.

The Value Of Rooftop Solar Power In Michigan: 24 Cents Per kWh

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The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) recently discovered that the value of rooftop solar in Michigan is 24 cents per kWh. This is well above the net metering compensation paid to customers with solar roofs installed.

No Joke — Algeria Plans 4 Gigawatt, 5 Year Solar Power Initiative

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Algeria is talking about building 4 gigawatts of solar power capacity in 5 years. Clean Power Green Economy Policy & Politics Solar Energy Solar Power Plants Abdelaziz Djerad algeria Algeria renewable energy Algeria solar energy Algeria Solar Power

700 MW Solar Power Auction Kicked Off Today In Portugal

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After the last delay in March due to the coronavirus pandemic, today, June 8, marked the time for solar power developers to submit applications for Portugal’s 700 MW solar auction.

Can India Provide Free Solar-Powered Irrigation To All Its Farmers?

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The power demand for agricultural irrigation in India requires about 18% of its electricity consumption. Would it be feasible to meet the entire irrigation needs of India through solar power.

A Solar-Powered Tesla

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In late 2012, I went to the Miami International Auto Show and had my first experience in a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV). My brother-in-law and I took a ride in a Fisker Karma inside the Miami Beach Convention Center.

Solar Powered Box Truck Will Tour America To Promote Renewable Energy

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An Idaho entrepreneur has made an electric truck covered in solar panels. He plans to drive it around America to educate people about solar energy. Clean Power Clean Transport Electric Vehicles Solar Energy Awaken Solar Joshua Hill solar powered electric truck

Vattenfall Installing First Floating Solar Power Farm

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Vattenfall is installing the company’s first floating solar power farm in Gendringen, Netherlands at the site of operations for a gravel and sand extraction company named Netterden. Clean Power Solar Energy floating solar power netherlands Vattenhall

Duke Energy Florida Plans To Double Its Solar Power Capacity

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Duke Energy Florida is seeking approval for a $1 billion 750 MW community solar program. Clean Power Community Solar Rooftop Solar Solar Energy Clean Energy Connection Duke Energy Duke Energy Florida

State Solar Rankings Report Released By Solar Power Rocks (Interview)

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Solar power's success at the state level has much to do with how well it is supported with government incentives for consumers and businesses. Fortunately, solar power continues to grow even though the current federal administration is not supportive.

First Utility-Scale Floating Solar Power Plant For Germany

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Ciel & Terre recently announced the launching of a new utility-scale 750 kWp floating solar array in Renchen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Clean Power Interviews Solar Energy Ciel & Terre floating solar power Germany

Indian Prime Minister Modi Inaugurates ‘Landmark’ 750-Megawatt Solar Park

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has formally inaugurated the country’s ultra mega Rewa solar park, a 750 megawatt capacity plant situated in the state of Madhya Pradesh, on the 10th of July 2020.

New US Solar Power Scheme Aims At Invisible Middle

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COVID or not, it's full steam ahead for eight innovative solar power projects that apply never-been-tried solutions to solar access problems. Clean Power Community Solar Solar Energy commercial solar DOE Electricity Energy NREL rocky mountain institute

Solar Power Surges In Vietnam, Dimming Prospects For New Coal Plants

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In 2017, Vietnam made a plan to attract 850 MW of new solar power. Clean Power Coal Fossil Fuels Solar Energy Solar Power Plants feed-in tariff VietnamTwo years later, they have 6 times that amount.

Largest US Solar Power Plant Will Be Built On Public Land. Is That A Problem?

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The largest solar power plant in the United States will be constructed on federal land northeast of Las Vegas, Nevada. Clean Power Solar Energy Solar Power Plants Bureau of Land Management Gemini solar power plant Nevada Las Vegas Nevada NV Energy Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners

Naval Research Lab Investigating Space-Based Solar Power

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The Naval Research Lab has hitched a ride aboard the latest X-37B flight with a device designed to test the feasibility of space-based solar power. Clean Power Solar Energy Naval Research Laboratory space based solar X-37B space plane

Municipal Power Companies In Florida Plan 223.5 Megawatt Solar Power Plant

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12 municipal power companies in Florida and the Florida Municipal Power Agency have agreed to purchase power from a 223.5 MW solar power plant in central Florida owned and operated by NextEra Energy. Clean Power Solar Energy Solar Power Plants 223.5

Metamorphosis In Fukushima — Installing 11 Solar Power Plants & 10 Wind Power Plants

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How does one renew an area devastated by nuclear waste? I think of brilliant Kirusowa's film Dreams. One of the dreams depicts the horror and abyss after the fallout of a nuclear accident. Indeed, in real life, there are farmlands in Japan that are ruined, land that cannot be cultivated anymore.

Electric Vehicles Take Center Stage At Solar Power International 2019

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At Solar Power International in Salt Lake City, Utah this year, one of the key themes was the integration of electric vehicle charging infrastructure into the fold of the solar-powered smart home.

Power Ledger Brings P2P Blockchain Solar Power Trading To India

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A New Delhi-based power distribution utility will implement India’s first-ever blockchain-based solar power trading. The project was made possible through Power Ledger’s blockchain platform.

India’s Solar Park Scheme Offers $700 Billion Opportunity For Investors

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India’s massive solar power park scheme holds immense investment potential, a recent study has found. Clean Power Solar Energy Solar Power Plants bhadla solar power park Dholera Solar Power Park India india renewable energy India Solar Power India Solar Power Parks

Solar Powered Nissan Leaf — Video Update!

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CleanTechnica and EVObsession appreciate the innovative, including early EV adopters. Although we support the wonders of icons such as Elon Musk and his oh so Zen Teslas, we also value every other EV.

100% Solar Power In A Snap For Fifth Third Bank, So Where’s Everyone Else?

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With a single solar power purchase agreement, Fifth Third Bank shows how companies can accelerate the renewable energy transition, one state at a time.

If You Can’t Do Nuclear, Try (Concentrating) Solar Power Instead

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Bill Gates was going to save the planet with breakthrough nuclear technology, but his new concentrating solar power venture is breaking through first. Clean Power Solar Energy Bill Gates bill gross concentrating solar power CSP Edisun Microgrids Heliogen terrapower

India Proposes Solar Park In Sri Lanka

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India is looking to expand its energy partnership with its southern neighbor Sri Lanka and to venture into the development of large-scale renewable energy projects in the island nation.

Why One Solar Power Project In South Dakota Will Rule Them All

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Germany's Wircon GmbH gains an edge with a new utility-scale solar power project in South Dakota that could open up the floodgates to more PV development. Clean Power Solar Energy Solar Power Plants Electricity South Dakota Wircon GmbH Wirsol

German Company Combines Wind, Wave, & Solar Power In One System

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A German company is experimenting with adding solar panels and wind turbines to the platform it uses to support its wave power generators. Clean Power Marine Energy Solar Energy Wind Energy floating solar SINN Power Wave Energy

2.2 Gigawatt Solar Park In India’s Rajasthan State Now Fully Operational

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With the completion of a 300 megawatt solar power project, India has completed its largest solar power park.

New Solar Power Breakthrough From Maker Of Things That Make Solar Cells

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Solar power is getting yet another breakthrough makeover, this time from Meyer Burger, the company that gave us low cost, high efficiency PERC technology. Clean Power Solar Cells Solar Energy Meyer Burger

Target Has Installed 500 Solar Power Systems

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corporate solar power installers for 5 straight years, according to the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), committed to achieving 500 solar power installations by 2020. In 2015, Target, one of the top U.S.

Solar Trailer Added To Tesla Model 3 (Video)

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Sean Callaghan from ItsYeBoi on YouTube has demonstrated that charging a Model 3 with a solar trailer is possible.

Renewable Energy-Rich States In India Draw Up Power Export Policies

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Two large renewable energy-rich states in India have announced plans to export surplus renewable energy to other states.

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Solar & Wind Energy Sites Mapped Globally

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I read story after story of emerging renewable energy plants, so it was surprising to find out that there had been little mapped information on where all of the wind and solar power infrastructure lived — until now.

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Fortum Commissions 250 Megawatt Solar Project In India

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Finnish energy company Fortum has successfully commissioned its largest solar power project in India. Clean Power Solar Energy Solar Power Plants belectric Fortum Fortum India Solar Power India India Solar Power Karnataka Karnataka Solar Power Pavagada Solar Power Park

India’s Adani Green Energy Achieves 2.5 Gigawatts Of Renewable Energy Capacity

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One of India’s leading renewable energy companies, Adani Green Energy, has reported an impressive 30% increase in installed capacity between April 2019 and March.

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