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PV Evolution Labs publishes 2019 PV Module Reliability Scorecard ranking PV modules and manufacturers

PV Evolution Labs (PVEL), the leading independent test lab for the global downstream solar industry, announced the publication of the 5th Edition of its PV Module Reliability Scorecard in partnership with DNV GL, the world’s largest resource of independent experts and certification body. As the most comprehensive publicly available comparison of PV module reliability test results, the Scorecard ranks PV modules and manufacturers using independent test data.

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U.S. solar market is growing and expanding to new emerging states, SEPA report finds

U.S.  educational non-profit  Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) announced the release of its yearly industry report, the 2019 Utility Solar Market Snapshot, based on interconnection data and market insights obtained directly from more than 500 utilities across the country, representing 74% of all customer accounts and 71% of all MWhs sold in 2018. The report shows there were 7.3 GWs interconnected, marking a 20.1% increase in total capacity over 2017.

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Adani Australia switches on its 65 MW Rugby Run solar farm in Queensland

Energy and infrastructure company Adani Australia, part of India’s Adani Group, announced the switch-on of its Rugby Run solar farm and that its 247,000 solar panels have started supplying renewable power to regional Queensland homes and businesses.

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Waaree Energies ventures into Vietnam with 49.5 MW solar project

India’s solar PV manufacturer and  EPC contractor Waaree Energies announced the commissioning and inauguration of 49.5 MW ground-mounted solar project in Vietnam.

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Globeleq reaches financial close on Kenya’s first utility scale IPP solar project

UK-based private developer, owner and operator of independent power plants in sub-Saharan Africa, Globeleq, announced it has reached financial close of the 40 MWAC (52 MW p) Malindi Solar photovoltaic (PV) project in Malindi, Kenya and is commencing construction of the plant.

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