EkoRE plans 15 MW solar plant in Ukraine

The Turkish EPC contractor is also planning to install rooftop PV systems on several public buildings of the city of Ochakiv, where the solar park may be located.

Construction underway on first PV array for Chernobyl

Project developer Rodina today announced that construction is underway on the first solar power plant to be built on land inside the Chernobyl exclusion zone.


Ukrainian government considering transition from FITs to auctions

The Ukrainian Association of Renewable Energy believes that the transition to an auction scheme may be premature and recommends digressive FITs as a way to reduce burden on consumers.


France helps Ukraine launch 1.2 GW solar hub in Chernobyl

The French government will provide an unspecified sum to conduct the feasibility study for the giant PV project.


Ukraine’s PV market grew by 132 MW in first half of 2017

The country’s cumulative installed PV capacity has now surpassed 700 MW, while total renewable energy generation has reached 1.46 GW.


Ukraine’s coal producer DTEK plugs in 10 MW solar plant

The Ukrainian coal and power producer had started construction on the Tryfonivka solar facility in March.

Ukraine to lease area of Chernobyl nuclear plant for solar project

An area of around 2.5 million square meters will be leased for a PV project with a maximum capacity of 100 MW.

Engie in talks for large-scale solar farm at Chernobyl

The French energy developer is holding discussions with the Ukrainian government about the possibility of building huge solar farm in radioactive zone.


Ukrainian region of Odessa preps to host 86 MW of PV

Three industrial-scale PV plants are being planned in the region by local EPC contractor Kness Group. The company will invest approximately $80 million in the three facilities.

Ukraine’s project to make Chernobyl solar energy hub moves forward

The prime minister of Ukraine said large-scale solar projects to be built in the contaminated area of the nuclear disaster will be selected through clear and transparent bidding rules.