University of Nottingham invests in UK renewable energy storage startup Cheesecake Energy Limited

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, UK  –  Cheesecake Energy Limited (CEL) today announced it has received investment from the University of Nottingham to support UK-wide pilot programmes for the company’s energy storage solution.

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Abu Dhabi Power Corporation announces world’s lowest tariff for solar power

Abu Dhabi Power Corporation (ADPower) announced the world’s lowest tariff for solar power. This came as ADPower’s subsidiary, Emirates Water and Electricity Company (EWEC), delivered a virtual read-out of five consortia’s technical and commercial bids for the 2 GW Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Independent Power Producer (IPP) project – to be located in Abu Dhabi.

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Solarcentury sells residential solar business to Swedish solar installer Svea Solar

Global integrated solar power company based in the U.K.,  Solarcentury, announced that Swedish installer of residential solar systems Svea Solar acquired the residential solar business of Solarcentury for an undisclosed sum.

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Clean Energy States Alliance launches initiative connecting U.S. states to cooperate towards a 100% clean energy target

Montpelier, VT, April 2, 2020 – The nonprofit Clean Energy States Alliance (CESA) today launched the 100% Clean Energy Collaborative, a new initiative to provide critical information sharing and knowledge transfer among states that have established 100% clean energy goals for their electricity sectors. The rapid adoption of aggressive clean energy targets by states has been one of the most important energy and climate change policy developments of the past few years; 14 states plus the District of Columbia have now set such goals. The new Collaborative will create a forum for those states to cooperate on program development in order to speed progress towards achieving the states’ ambitious targets.

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Alectris calls for further investment to develop a domestic solar O&M industry in Vietman 

While solar development has boomed under Feed-in Tariff (FiT) support in Vietnam, there now needs to be equal investment into mature asset management processes and technologies in order to retain investor confidence in the emerging markets. This is according to Alectris, the global operations and maintenance (O&M) provider for the solar industry and developer of industry-leading renewable energy ERP software, ACTIS.

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