Brazil will have to invest heavily in the development of renewable technology to reach its goal to supply 23% from non-hydroelectric sources by 2030, said local commentators who nevertheless declared the target feasible and welcomed the ambition it represents.
14 September 2015 01:23 GMT
As more and more downbeat news emerges from Yingli, the outlook for the debt-ridden Chinese PV giant has become increasingly alarming — and the dark clouds hanging over it could not have formed at a more inopportune time.
02 September 2015 01:24 GMT
Germany's renewable sector mostly rejected a draft paper presented Friday for tendering systems across the industry, despite the government's willingness to grant an interim period in offshore and exempt small solar installations from the need to undergo tenders.
03 August 2015 08:44 GMT
UK Prime Minister David Cameron’s insistence his Conservatives have provided Britain's “ greenest government ever” will have a particularly hollow ring for the wind and solar sectors after a week in which his ministers seem to have cut back on renewables support wherever they can.
24 July 2015 02:17 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
US President Barack Obama and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff committed their countries to sourcing 20% of their electricity from non-hydro renewables by 2030, in a landmark agreement between two big emitters seen as central to global efforts to fight climate change.
30 June 2015 06:28 GMT
More solar will be added over the next quarter-century than any other form of power-generation, spurred by huge and sustained booms in the utility-scale and distributed PV sectors across both the rich and developing worlds, according to new figures from Bloomberg New Energy Finance.
23 June 2015 11:05 GMT
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