Entries by Solar Business Hub

Solar Power Coming to Nestlé Factories in Dubai in partnership with Yellow Door Energy and ALEC Energy

Nestlé Middle East announced yesterday that it has signed agreements, witnessed by HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), with Yellow Door Energy, Dubai’s leading provider of lease-to-own solar power solutions, and ALEC Energy, a DEWA-approved solar contractor, to install solar photovoltaic panels that will provide renewable […]

Global Solar Photovoltaic Installations to Exceed 100 GW in 2018, IHS Markit Says

Business information provider IHS Markit  announced on December 14 that global photovoltaic (PV) demand is forecast to reach 108 gigawatts (GW) in 2018, largely driven by an improvement in the outlook in China, according to the latest edition of its PV Demand Market Tracker.  IHS Markit expects strong demand from the Chinese market to continue on the back […]

Kong Sun acquires 100MW solar power plant for approximately USD 113M in China

Hong Kong-based Kong Sun Holdings Limited which invests in and operates solar power plants across various provinces and regions in China, announced on December 13 that it has acquired a solar power plant project located in Baofeng County in mid-eastern China’s Henan province with a total installed capacity of 100MW for an aggregate consideration of approximately RMB743 million (USD […]

In 2016 70% of U.S. utility-scale PV capacity used crystalline silicon modules, EIA report says

According to latest U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) data for the year 2016 released on November 9 2017 and summarized on the Annual Electric Generator Report  2016, most of the growing number of installations of utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) operating capacity across the United States have been systems that make use of crystalline silicon panels.