Rodrigo Lopes Sauaia, executive president of the Brazilian Solar Power Association (Absolar), was one of the key industry speakers to help kick off the Intersolar South America conference and exhibition in Sao Paulo yesterday. He talked to Recharge about his hopes for the event and the industry as a whole.
02 September 2015 11:27 GMT
01 September 2015 09:28 GMT
With power demand growing by an average of 4% a year across Latin America, national green-energy targets, strong winds and high irradiation, the region is ripe for renewables investment, with Spanish and Chinese companies leading the charge.
06 August 2015 09:23 GMT
It is a curious situation. Brazil’s government is preparing to invest millions to increase the country’s solar capacity from a paltry 45MW today to an expected 7GW of utility-scale and 2.7GW of rooftop by 2024 — yet it has erected roadblocks that will make this hugely difficult.
04 August 2015 10:52 GMT
SunPower's investment in China is gaining steam, an executive tells Recharge, with the Silicon Valley company advancing local joint ventures through which it expects to build "gigawatts" of capacity, some of it alongside Apple.
17 July 2015 09:54 GMT
Few clean energy stocks have had a wilder ride over the past few months than PV inverter maker SolarEdgeTechnologies Inc., whose shares exploded onto the market with its March 2015 IPO, and have since doubled in value.
26 June 2015 03:32 GMT
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