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The Germany-based company's Japanese unit is joining Sunny Health and JFE Engineering Corporation to build the solar power plant on abandoned golf course at the site of the 2011 earthquake.
Some $40 trillion of the cumulative sum is slated for energy supply, including $23 trillion for fossil fuel extraction, transport and refining. Almost $10 trillion will go to power generation, including $6 trillion for renewables.
The U.S. thin film giant will acquire the Berlin-based provider of PV plant management systems and data monitoring technology from AEG Power Solutions for an unspecified sum.
A "quiet revolution" is taking place in the country's PV industry: a number of factors are coming together that will result in a boom in PV energy storage solutions, according to Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI).
Solar manufacturers facing the imposition of AD duties on their goods in India claim Indian manufacturers were saddled with huge costs after investing in capacity for an export market that never materialized.
Interview: Markus Elsässer, CEO of Intersolar Europe organizer Solar Promotion, discusses the expected trends and highlights at this year's event.
Organized by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), the event explored RES applications for the energy-intensive tourism sectors of island nations struggling with the high costs of imported fossil fuel.