Benban Solar Park 1 up and running

Renewable energy producer, Alcazar Energy said that the Alcazar Energy Egypt Solar 1 (AEES1) PV project, located in Benban Solar Park in Aswan, Egypt is one of four developments being undertaken by the energy producer, with each having a capacity of 64 MWp all adding up to a total of 256 MWp. The projects, part […]

Is 100% renewable energy possible?

To achieve its goal of generating 40 per cent of electricity from non-fossil fuels by 2030, India would have to install 500 GW of renewable energy generation capacity by 2028, according to the Secretary of its Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, who was speaking at an international summit that opened yesterday in New Delhi.  […]

Renewable energy investments grew to $297 billion in 2016

Solar Overtakes Fossil Fuels for the First Time North Hollywood, CA — (ReleaseWire) — 12/07/2018 – 2019 is just around the corner, and across the globe observations and statistics indicate that clean, renewable energy production is growing faster than fossil fuels, and multiple studies predict that this trend will continue to grow. Renewable energy investments […]

Egypt to build a solar park in Aswan

Farah Tawfeek on September 16, 2018 wrote about Egypt to build a solar park in Aswan, would be a follow on the one in Benban that is soon to be the most significant and possibly the biggest solar installation in the world.  It will provide Egypt with clean energy that it needs. This solar park will […]

Tunisia plans Solar Power complexes

Tunisia planning Solar Power complexes is elaborated on by pv magazine of September 3, 2018 by Emiliano Bellini.  The solar park is set to be built across three phases and will be located in Tunisia’s southernmost region of Remana, in the Sahara Desert. The project was conceived by the Tunisian Government to support organic farming […]

GCC opening up to major solar energy projects

Per S&P, Global Ratings, a leader in financial research and analysis, the GCC opening up to major solar energy projects, is taking advantage of its sunny climate and large tracts of available land.  Most of the GCC countries–Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates–are well placed to benefit from solar power, given […]