Another Key Solar PV Period In China Starts This Year

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 23 May 2021 03:17:22 +0000

This year is the start of another key period in China’s development of its solar PV market, IHS Markit reports. 2021 is the first year of the 14th five-year plan and the first calendar year after President Xi Jinping announced the nation’s carbon emissions commitment, and the forecast reflected strong growth after the publication of China’s […]

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25 Ways Tesla Achieved “The Impossible” In 2020

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 12 Mar 2021 20:10:15 +0000

“Impossible” often really isn’t impossible. It’s often just a possibility that just takes longer to come into being and/or requires hard work. This is a thought I picked up from an author I admire, Billy Carson. And this thought applies to Tesla, Elon Musk, and the teams he manages. 2020 was a year of impossibilities […]

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Sungrow Crosses 10 Gigawatts of Solar Power Inverters in Americas

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 01:23:31 +0000

Sungrow is apparently the world leader in solar power inverter solutions, and it announced recently that it crossed 10 gigawatts (GW) of cumulative inverter shipments in the Americas before the end of

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Quantum Wells Enable Record-Efficiency Two-Junction Solar Cell

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Fri, 08 Jan 2021 02:37:26 +0000

With a Sandwich of 80 Ultrathin Quantum Well Layers, New Solar Cell Unlocks World Record and a Path to Further Improvements

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World’s Largest Solar Project, 2 Gigawatt Solar Project In Abu Dhabi, Moves Forward

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 28 Dec 2020 17:57:21 +0000

EDF Renewables and Jinko Power HK, two of the world’s largest renewable energy developers, have just scored a big one — the financial closing of the 2 gigawatt (GW) Al Dhafra PV2 solar project in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. This is a record breaking solar project in a few regards

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Home Solar Power Blew Up In 2020

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 14 Dec 2020 04:50:15 +0000

Despite the pandemic, Bloomberg New Energy Finance found that home solar PV installations were 21% higher in the first 7 months of 2020 compared to the first 7 months of

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Solar Jobs, Solar Installations, & Homes Powered by Solar in Top 10 US Solar States

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 06 Dec 2020 18:24:14 +0000

In October, I published reports on the top US solar states per capita, the top US solar states as a percentage of electricity, and the top US states in terms of total installed solar power capacity. Based on that first ranking system

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World’s Largest Solar PV Plant Connected To Grid With Help Of Huawei Smart PV Solution

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Thu, 15 Oct 2020 03:00:18 +0000

The grid-connected 2.2 GW PV plant is located in Qinghai Province at an average altitude of over 3000 m. Built in five phases, it consists of 672 PV arrays with over 7 million PV modules. Three 330 kV booster stations were constructed and string inverters were installed

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Tesla’s Next 10 Years, Cutting Tesla Tire Costs, Consumer Reports On EV Savings — CleanTechnica Top 20

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 13 Oct 2020 21:21:44 +0000

It’s time for another biweekly top 20 here on CleanTechnica. The following are the 20 stories published on CleanTechnica in the past two weeks that got the most eyeballs

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China’s Largest Solar-Plus-Storage Project Goes Online

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 02 Oct 2020 03:55:27 +0000

China’s largest solar-plus-storage project has been connected to the grid. How big is it — 500 megawatts (MW)? 700 MW? 1,100 MW? Nope, we’re in 2020 — it’s 2,200 MW (2.2 GW)

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