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Solar Village Project to bring solar power to seven villages without electricity in Senegal

Solar Village Project (SVP), a local non-profit organization whose mission is to install and manage solar power projects in Senegal and India, has announced its second round of projects to be implemented in the Sahel and Littoral regions of Senegal.

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First Solar leads world’s top 30 utility-scale solar EPC contractors ranking for 2015

Wiki-Solar.org released this week the list of world’s top 30 utility-scale solar EPC contractors for the year 2015, where First Solar ranks first again, as it did in 2014.

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Solar Finance Solutions Africa to bridge funding gap for solar and energy storage projects in Sub-Saharan Africa

Solarplaza’s Africa-featuring event series returns for the sixth time to help Africa get one step closer to viable generation and consumption of sustainable energies.

Project manager for the Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme (RECP), Ina de Visser, recently said in an interview with global events organizer  Solarplaza, that project developers in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) states are confronted by profound difficulty in financing commercial and industrial projects, whereas lenders in the region claim that they fail to source bankable projects.

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The Winners of the InterSolar Europe Award 2015 in the Categories of Photovoltaics and Solar Projects

Intersolar Europe is the world’s leading exhibition for the solar industry and its partners, providing a platform for the industry to showcase its innovative strength each year. The exhibition kicked off on June 10 with the Intersolar AWARD, which was presented for groundbreaking solutions in the categories of Photovoltaics (PV) and Solar Projects in Europe.

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32 GW of Utility-Scale Solar to Come Online Ahead of US 2017 ITC Deadline, IHS Says

According to IHS, the leading global source of critical information and insight, there has been a noticeable increase in the number of photovoltaic (PV) projects in the United States aiming to be operational before the expiration of the 30 percent Federal energy investment tax credit (ITC) on December 31, 2016.

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