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China's Solar Boom: Capacity Set To Hit 1 TW By 2026

Sep 12, 2023 at 07:59 | Rystad Energy

China’s solar sector is set to break records in the coming years . When installed capacity crosses the 500 gigawatts (GW) mark by the end of 2023, it…

Why China’s Clean Energy Companies Are Blowing Everyone Else Away

Sep 06, 2023 at 09:16 | Alex Kimani

Earlier in the year, Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) reported that an impressive $1.1 trillion flowed into the global clean energy sector in 2022. According to the clean energy watchdog,…

Puerto Rico's Solar Rooftop Revolution

Sep 05, 2023 at 09:06 | Haley Zaremba

Early this year, Oilprice posed the question: “Puerto Rico Has Big Plans For Renewables, But Can It Deliver?” Six months later, it seems safe to say that…

Fluorinated Aniliniums Lead To A Breakthrough In Perovskite Solar Cells

Aug 31, 2023 at 07:59 | Brian Westenhaus

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne researchers have found a way to significantly improve the operational stability of perovskite solar cells at high temperatures, which is…

North Koreans Install Solar Panels As Regime Fails To Provide Power

Aug 28, 2023 at 10:57 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Solar energy is making inroads into North Korea’s power sector as residents are looking to install panels to have the lights on, at least partially, as the regime…

An Irresistible Pre-Earnings Trade

Aug 18, 2023 at 14:27 | Editorial Dept

In some ways, buying a falling stock in front of earnings isn’t a smart thing to do. There is always the chance that there are people out there who know…

Europe Is Stockpiling Chinese Solar Panels At Record Levels

Jul 21, 2023 at 13:26 | Alex Kimani

The global energy crisis triggered by Russia's war in Ukraine exposed Europe's extreme vulnerability due to the continent's over-reliance on Russian energy commodities, especially natural gas. Europe responded with overkill,…

Could Renewable Energy Inverters Become A Threat To U.S. Grid Security?

Jul 21, 2023 at 08:44 | ZeroHedge

America’s increasing reliance on intermittent power sources and batteries is creating novel risks, according to grid specialists who testified before Congress on July 18. Many of…

European Warehouses Are Overflowing With Chinese Solar Panels

Jul 20, 2023 at 08:17 | Rystad Energy

Chinese-manufactured solar photovoltaic (PV) panels are piling up in European warehouses, with approximately 40 gigawatts-direct current* (GWdc) of capacity currently in storage – the same amount installed across…

Are Rocks The Future Of Solar Power Collection?

Jun 30, 2023 at 07:52 | Brian Westenhaus

The next generation of sustainable energy technology might be built from some low-tech materials: rocks and the sun. Using a new approach known as concentrated solar power, heat…

Why Clean Energy Stocks Lost Out Last Week

Jun 27, 2023 at 08:14 | Alex Kimani

Over the past decade, the green and socially-responsible investments, aka ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) investing, has emerged as one of the biggest investment megatrends in modern times. For…

Solar Silicon Prices Hit Rock Bottom Amid Overproduction

Jun 20, 2023 at 10:18 | ZeroHedge

Spot prices for the main ingredient in solar photovoltaic systems are crashing hard and fast, fueled by a glut in China's solar panel…

Scientists Report Breakthrough In Disruptive Perovskite Solar Tech

Jun 15, 2023 at 08:26 | Brian Westenhaus

A research team from City University of Hong Kong (CityU) made a breakthrough by developing an innovative multifunctional and non-volatile additive which can improve the efficiency and…

Polysilicon Price Surge: A Challenge For Emerging Solar Markets

Jun 14, 2023 at 08:14 | Oxford Business Group

With high energy prices and supply chain disruptions creating shortages of key renewable energy components and materials, emerging markets are reassessing how to build out utility-scale solar power to accelerate…

Smoke Causes U.S. Solar Power Generation To Plunge By 50%

Jun 09, 2023 at 10:08 | Charles Kennedy

Smoke from Canada’s wildfires is preventing solar panels from catching sunlight, and solar power generation in the northeast United States is tumbling by more than 50% as a…

5 Solar Stocks For Long-Term Gains

Jun 09, 2023 at 08:27 | Alex Kimani

Over the past two years, solar manufacturers have been hampered by supply chain disruptions including increasing material costs for polysilicon. Indeed, last year, Rystad Energy estimated that rising equipment and…

Canadian Wildfires Trigger Unprecedented Solar Energy Decline

Jun 09, 2023 at 07:37 | ZeroHedge

For the sake of solar power, let's hope Canada can bring its rampaging arsonists to heel. That's because the shroud of smoke that covered much of the Eastern…

Booming Solar Industry Has An Unresolved Waste Problem

Jun 07, 2023 at 08:44 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Solar power installations are leading a surge in renewable energy capacity, and solar additions are set to account for two-thirds of the increase in global renewable power capacity this year,…

The Race For Solar Power From Space Is On 

May 31, 2023 at 12:33 | Tsvetana Paraskova

In the latest ambitious project to use solar energy in space for powering the earth, a public-private Japanese partnership plans to test as soon as in 2025 if…

The UK Is Installing Rooftop Solar Panels At A Record-Breaking Pace

May 30, 2023 at 09:07 | City A.M

More residential and small-scale commercial rooftop solar power installations are expected to be made this year than ever before, stimulated by the high cost of grid electricity. If the current…

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