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Solar energy storage systems of less than 10 kW are now exempt from interconnection fees in a new ruling that will offer a boost for PV in the state.
The solar project, located at the Changoi Tea Farm, is one of the largest in East Africa. The installation marks British solar company's growing international activities in emerging markets.
Budgeted at $180 million, the two projects will generate some 254 gigawatt hours a year -- the equivalent of 143,000 Chilean households.
Despite some lower estimates by industry sources, IHS is standing by its earlier forecast for distributed PV installations in China this year.
The market is on the path for growth but still faces major hurdles: European equipment and inverter manufacturers in particular face intensifying Chinese competition, while the country's ambitious targets won't be reached unless...
Seen by the partners as another step towards energy alternatives for remote mining operations, the project will initially offset up to 20% of the existing grid demand and drastically reduce diesel usage.
Mid-scale solar farms, above 5 MW and below approximately 30 MW, are the group most at risk from DECC's recent proposals. After March 2015, this size category would be unable to access ROCs.