Solar PV was the world’s leading power-generating technology installed in 2019 with a record 118 GW constructed, BNEF report shows

Photovoltaics (PV) dominated as the main new power-generating technology source added to grids in dozens of countries ranging from Australia, to India, Italy, Namibia, Uruguay and the U.S. in 2019, according to complete and proprietary data compiled by research company BloombergNEF (BNEF).

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Solar PV system costs in the U.S. are falling faster than expected across all market segments, Wood Mackenzie research finds

Solar PV system costs in the US are falling faster than anticipated across all market segments, primarily driven by module price reduction, according to new research from Wood Mackenzie.

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The U.S. could deliver 90 percent of its electricity from clean energy by 2035, UC Berkeley’s report finds

New report shows that the United States can deliver 90 percent clean, carbon free electricity nationwide by 2035, dependably, at no extra cost to consumer bills and without the need for new fossil fuel plants.

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Global weighted-average levelised cost of electricity of utility-scale solar PV fell 82% between 2010 and 2019, IRENA report finds

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has released the Renewable Power Generation Costs in 2019  report, which finds that renewable electricity costs have fallen sharply over the past decade, driven by improving technologies, economies of scale, increasingly competitive supply chains and growing developer experience.

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Monocrystalline silicon wafers market share expected to reach nearly 75 percent in 2020 and continue to grow, ITRPV report finds

The Germany-based Mechanical Engineering Industry Association (Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau – VDMA) representing around 3300 German and European companies in the mechanical engineering industry, announced the release of the 11th edition of the International Technology Roadmap for Photovoltaic (ITRPV) report, which summarizes over 100 parameters along the c-Si PV value chain in numerous charts and discusses the results.

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