Solar asset management specialists are investing in analytics, centralized spare parts warehousing and integrated energy storage to boost long-term plant efficiency, leading executives told the PV O&M USA conference on November 2.
Perovskites are shaking up the solar research world. These lead or tin-based organometal trihalides hold the promise for huge commercial gains over current solar technology. But how to move such promising materials to market?
South Africa is widely recognised as the most attractive emerging PV market in the world. With a South African “solar PV gold rush” already underway, We investigate the boom in PV investment and development in Africa’s second-largest economy.
The first 750MW from Phase II of India’s National Solar Mission (NSM) have recently been allocated to developers using the Viability Gap Funding (VGF) mechanism for the first time, resulting in key developers questioning the sustainability of the VGF mechanism.
Gopal Somani, the former director at Rajasthan Renewable Energy Corporation speaks with PV Insider about the 10 MW PV project that his company has been awarded under Phase II Batch I of the National Solar Mission (NSM), and the bottlenecks facing developers in this round.
A workers’ cooperative bidding for Isofotón’s manufacturing facility has confirmed a third party could be interested in taking over the CPV assets and restarting production. But the future path of this CPV player may not include CPV projects.