Latest PV market updates

Powerway acquires large-scale PV project in Algeria

Algerian Sahara

According to the company, the 233 MW PV power station will be the largest of its kind in Africa, with an output of 372.8 million kilowatt hours a year.

Turkey awards first large-scale solar project licenses

Halk Enerji 1.8 MW plant in Polatli

The Ankara government has capped its incentive program at 600 MW of new PV plants. It has now awarded the first two licenses. The remaining projects are expected to follow this year.

Sharp back in black, posts 69% boost in solar cell sales

Sharp company building

Growing demand from Japan's booming residential market as well as the mega-solar sector proved lucrative for the electronics giant, which achieved profitability after a hefty loss a year earlier.

Ukraine to reduce green tariffs for domestic solar power

Activ Solar 31.55 MW plant, Ukraine

Local analysts say the government's plans may negatively affect future foreign investment in the country's solar sector.

EU launches application process for energy infrastructure grants

European Commission

The announcement comes amidst growing demand in the European Union for greater energy security and indepndence in view of the Ukrainian crisis.

Clenera selects JinkoSolar for 35 MW Arizona project

The large-scale solar array will be built on an abandoned mine site, in accordance with a U.S. government program aimed using contaminated lands for renewable energy projects.

Kyocera mulls move into power supply sector

Kyocera is considering whether to register as a power supplier in Japan.

The Japanese electrical giant is considering registering as a power supplier in its domestic market. The Japanese energy market is due to be liberalized in 2016.

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