World Resource Institute: The top 20 water-stressed countries with the most average solar energy potential are in the Middle East and North African region; the rest are from Asia and Pacific, Latin America and Sub-Saharan Africa. The list includes countries at all economic stages: three are developed (Australia, Israel and Saudi Arabia), four are some of […]
The renewable sector despite the reinstating the U.S. sanctions will stay a safe sector for small and medium size investment in Iran.
IRENA: the renewable energy industry created more than 500,000 new jobs globally in 2017, a 5.3 per cent increase from 2016, according to the latest figures released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). According to the fifth edition of Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review, launched at IRENA’s 15th Council in Abu Dhabi today, the […]
PV-Magazine: German energy provider, Eon was the first to announce the new record on May 1. All PV power generators installed in Germany produced more than 10 billion kWh of electricity, for the first time, in the first four months of the year. “In April alone, it was 4.8 billion kilowatt hours – almost the […]
PV-Magazin: Spanish engineering services provider, TSK and Abu Dhabi-based EPC contractor, Enviromena Power Systems have announced the completion of Jordan’s largest solar PV power plant, the 103 MW Quweira project. The project, the EPC contract of which was assigned through a tender launched in November 2014, is owned by the Jordanian Ministry of Energy and […]
SWIFT Iran oranIT GmbH in cooperation with one of the biggest German banks made it possible for its European and Iranian customers (investors, traders and business owners etc.) to transfer money directly between Europe and Iran using the SWIFT system. Although the international sanctions against the Iran’s nuclear program has been shifted for more […]
PV-Magazin: French energy giant Engie has announced it has signed a contract with U.S.-based Air Products that will enable it to certify that all the energy used by the chemical company in its production processes in France comes from green energy, by utilizing a blockchain protocol. Engie said that this kind of contract represents “a double […]
PV-Magazine: In the past fiscal year, SMA Solar Technology AG achieved its best shipment performance ever with around 8.5 GW, an increase of 0.3 GW compared to 2016. However, the company’s sales for 2017 totaled €891 million, down from €947 million a year earlier. The reason for the decline in sales was falling demand in […]