DOE starts work on next-gen concentrating solar plant

The US Department of Energy (DOE) celebrated the groundbreaking of its Generation 3 concentrating solar-thermal pilot facility at Sandia National Laboratories.


Vattenfall agrivoltaics

Vattenfall invests in 76MW agrivoltaic project

Vattenfall has made a final investment decision for a 76MW solar park Tützpatz in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania.
space-based solar

Space-based solar market worth $821m by 2027 – report

The global Space-based solar power market was valued at US$455 million in 2021 and it is expected to reach US$821 million in 2027.
Floating solar PV power plant

Iberdrola to build first floating solar plant in France

Photovoltaic plant will be on the basin of a gravel pit in Alsace and power local homes Spanish energy giant Iberdrola is to build its...

Microgrid to power entire US town during an outage

A microgrid has been placed into service in the town of Hot Springs, North Carolina, US, that will be able to power the entire town during an outage.

Mytilineos and Saint-Gobain sign 10 year PPA in Italy

Mytilineos and construction firm Saint-Gobain have signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for energy generated from a 4.9MW solar farm in Italy.
Ripple Energy's Graig Fatha wind turbine in South Wales.

Chance to co-own UK renewable site attracts 16,000 applicants

Project will be the third community energy ownership scheme from Ripple Energy following success of two windfarms.