Ukraine relies on photovoltaics

The second giant power plant for generating photovoltaic electricity goes these days in the Ukraine to the grid. In the fall of the solar park Ohotnikovo, a 80-megawatt plant, went into operation, it ...

Photovoltaic energy continues to shine in Italy

The Japanese company Kyocera announced recently the provision of 10 MWp of photovoltaic modules for the extension of an existing installation of 6 MWp in the Italian town near Turin Cigliano. The addi...

Google invests $ 94 million in solar energy

Google has already invested in several renewable energy such as wind, solar thermal and photovoltaic solar energy. “Google, KKR and (solar infrastructure operator) Recurrent Energy announced an ...

Nepal initiated use of renewable energy

Nepal has launched its first project to generate electricity with wind-solar hybrid system after the strong wind ruined the previous Himalayan experience carried out in the renewable energy sector. Th...

Greenpeace and Facebook to promote renewable energy

Greenpeace and Facebook announced in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, they will collaborate in promoting renewable energy and encourage computer service companies to use this kind of energy. The environmen...

Electric cars will pay no road tax

Santander will expand next year’s tax rebate of motor vehicles (road tax) for electric vehicles, bonus from 50% to 100%. This was announced last week by the mayor of Santander, Iñigo de la Sern...

Irrigation with solar energy in the Atacama Desert

With support from the IDB, Subsole fruit company will be the first to use solar photovoltaic panels in Chile. The Atacama Desert in northern Chile is the driest and most solar radiation the planet. Th...

Brazil invests in renewable energy

The solar and wind energy come to Brazil. The world’s largest manufacturers of wind turbines were installed in the country, and there are thermosolar projects, in addition to solar PV. Wind in B...