Russian researchers develop process for crystalline perovskite film

A research team at Lomonosov Moscow State University has developed a new process to obtain organic/inorganic crystalline perovskite films for solar cells. The team says that the process allows for the development of compositions with optimal stability, and that it’s discovery could give fresh impetus to the research into perovskite solar cells.

Hevel commissions 25 MW solar facility in Russia’s Orenbung region

The project was selected in the first round of Russia’s renewable energy tender for large-scale power plants.


Hevel Solar begins work on 10 MW PV plant in Siberia

The plant is located in the Republic of Buryatia, where Hevel is also planning another 15 MW solar facility. The project’s completion is scheduled for December 2017.

Solar Systems LLC to build 100 MW PV plant in south-eastern Russia

The Russian developer has signed an agreement for the grid connection of the plant with local power distribution company IDGC of Northern Caucasus.

Solar Systems LLC gets $15 million financing from Gazbank

The seven-year loan will be used by the Russian solar developer to finance the construction of its 15 MW solar project in the Astrakhan region of Russia.

Russia plans to introduce net-metering for residential PV

If approved, the new net-metering scheme would come into force by the end of this year. Power surplus woul be sold to the grid at a rate of RUB 1 ($0.0174)/kWh.


IRENA: Russia has potential to double 2030 solar target to 5 GW

The international agency describes Russia’s difficult transition to clean power generation technologies. The study, however, outlines the country’s strong solar potential.


Hevel producing heterojunction solar cells with Singulus technology

The Russian PV manufacturer aims to produce 160 MW of heterojunction solar cells annually at its fab in Novocheboksarsk. Hevel says it has upgraded its production from thin-film to crystalline modules.

Solar Systems LLC builds 15 MW PV plant in Russian region of Astrakhan

The government of the Russian region of Astrakhan announced that work on the first large-scale PV plant in the area has begun. Completion on the 15 MW project, which is being developed by local developer Solar Systems, is scheduled for the third quarter of this year.


Hevel Solar energizes four PV plants totaling 35 MW in Russia

The Russian solar company has connected to the grid four large-scale PV plants in Russia. Its solar operational capacity in the country has now reached 75 MW.

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