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Oct 16, 2019
Solar operators must capitalize on new panel coating and analytics technologies and optimize retrofit and repowering strategies to boost competitiveness, Mate Heisz, lead coordinator of new European solar O&M best practice guidelines, told New Energy Update.
Oct 2, 2019
Solar plus storage costs are falling below wholesale power prices across Europe and deeper savings in capex and cost of finance lie ahead, authors of a new cross-industry paper told New Energy Update.
Sep 18, 2019
The Middle East state is building a commercial-scale bifacial testing facility and advancing soiling studies that will apply to many other desert regions.
Sep 4, 2019
Solar plant investors are benchmarking biodiversity performance and investing in on-site measures to increase environmental value, industry experts told New Energy Update.
Jul 31, 2019
Falling technology costs and attractive daytime power prices are boosting merchant risk appetite in Spain but rapid growth is raising grid connection and local resource risks.
Jul 17, 2019
White paint and snow can boost bifacial plant output but operational data is rapidly needed to mitigate early deployment risks, experts told New Energy Update.
Jul 3, 2019
A new standard European power contract will bring proven credit risk measures to corporate power purchase agreements (PPAs), accelerating growth in multi-offtaker projects and spurring PPA activity across Europe, Jan Haizmann, Chair of the European Federation of Energy Traders (EFET) Legal Committee, told New Energy Update.
Jun 19, 2019
U.S. import tariff exemptions will spur activity in the fast-growing bifacial solar market and developers are implementing new tracker and structure designs in the first wave of projects.