Latest PV market updates

India ups solar investment pledge to $100bn by 2022

Indian PV installation.

Pro-solar PM Narendra Modi instructs officials to target 100 GW of PV by 2022, with more than $100 billion steered towards solar.

New year, new CEO for Shunfeng

Eric Luo

The Chinese PV group has replaced Zhang Yi with Suntech CEO Eric Luo, with Yi remaining on board as Shunfeng chairman and executive director.

Enel puts 136 MW of solar PV on line in Chile

Enel has completed two solar PV projects in Northern Chile, as well as the final phase of a third. These three are part of an uptick in operational PV capacity reported by Chilean authorities.

Scottish & English PV landscapes end 2014 on high

Scottish beach.

Scotland has now reached 142 MW of solar PV, while across the U.K. cumulative PV capacity now stands at 4.671 GW. What are the recent PV trends in the U.K.'s regions and will Scottish PV soar in 2015?

Trina Solar modules top environmental performance scorecard

Cells roll off a Trina production line.

For the third year running, modules produced by China's Trina Solar scored highest in the Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition scorecard, which ranks modules on environmental and social performance.

Scatec Solar secures financing for 164 MW of PV projects

Honduras cityscape.

The Oslo-headquartered solar developer has closed project financing for a 104 MW PV plant in Utah, US, and a further 60 MW plant in Honduras.

UAE's Masdar begins $50m PV projects in Pacific Islands

The La’a Lahi ‘Big Sun’ solar plant in Tonga was Masdar's first foray into solar development in the Pacific Islands region.

Construction has begun on the creation of four solar PV plants in Kiribati, Fiji, Tuvalu and Vanuatu that will deliver 1.8 MW of clean energy to the island countries.

Page 72 of 603

Most read