Jul 11, 2018
Energy-hungry technology groups are removing tariff barriers and pioneering multi-buyer power purchase agreements to open up renewables projects to smaller offtakers, market experts told New Energy Update.
Jun 27, 2018
E.ON's new state-of-the-art renewables operations center (ROC) in Texas illustrates how operators are using scale and digital technology to provide more sophisticated services in the growing operations and maintenance (O&M) sector.
Jun 13, 2018
Following rapid drops in battery prices, developers predict lower balance of system costs and engineering improvements will create new opportunities for solar plus storage.
May 23, 2018
A shift away from fossil fuel subsidies towards cost-reflective tariffs could accelerate the adoption of corporate PPA contracts in fast-growing solar markets in Middle East and North Africa (MENA), regional experts told the MENA New Energy 2018 conference.
May 9, 2018
Installation and operations efficiencies and a shift in risk allocation will reduce Middle East solar prices further in the coming years and local industry buildout will be a challenge, leading PV developers told the MENA New Energy 2018 conference.
Apr 25, 2018
Ageing assets, technology innovations and financial incentives are building the case for PV repowering as owners seek a competitive market edge, solar investors said.
Apr 11, 2018
Microsoft's agreement to buy 315 MW from a 500 MW solar project in Virginia simplifies the acquisition of additional offtakers as falling costs attract new corporate buyers, Brian Janous, Microsoft's General Manager of Energy, told New Energy Update.
Mar 14, 2018
The Energy Web Foundation's open-source blockchain platform aims to cut transaction costs and create new market opportunities in areas such as certificate trading, plant maintenance and demand response, project directors said.