Monthly Archives: July 2018

Sonnedix announces refinancing for 47.3MW PV portfolio in Italy

Sonnedix, an independent solar power producer, is pleased to announce the non-recourse debt refinancing of a portfolio of 23 photovoltaic plants in Italy with a total installed capacity of 47.3 MW at a value of EUR 157.8 million. The financing included long-term bank debt and a debt service reserve facility. UBI Banca S.p.A., Banco Santander, S.A., Milan Branch, and Natixis

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Solar Panel Supplier Selection for the Photovoltaic System Design by Using Fuzzy Multi-Criteria Decision Making (MCDM) Approaches

The period of industrialization and modernization has increased energy demands around the world. As with other countries, the Taiwanese government is trying to increase the proportion of renewable energy, especially solar energy resources. Thus, there are many solar power plants built in Taiwan. One of the most important components of a solar power plant is the solar panel. The solar

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VP Solar provides a mini-grid PV plant in Guinea-Bissau

VP Solar has provided components for a photovoltaic plant designed to power a mini-grid in Guinea-Bissau. Experience and technical knowledge commissioned to the African System Integrator Twenty years of engineering experience of VP Solar in Power Systems has been commissioned to the African System Integrator for a mini-grid plant configuration of about 500 kW power, destined to electrify a village, and all related needs such as that of wells for

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Organic photovoltaic (OPV) cells: Technique to easily fabricate ceramic films

As environmental and energy issues have become increasingly aggravated in recent years, photovoltaic (PV) cells are drawing attention as a new energy source. However, since the cost of silicon PV cells is still high, it’s important to reduce the cost of PV cells. On the other hand, organic photovoltaic (OPV) cells using organic compounds have several advantages: they are lightweight,

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KACO new energy supplies inverters to the world’s largest solar carport. – Mega-fun and mega-watt: Ankapark

In Ankara one of the world’s largest amusement parks is about to open its doors. The PV system in the car park also echoes the scale of the Ankapark: with a capacity of 10.2 megawatts, the world’s largest solar carport is installed there. The inverters come from Germany-based manufacturer, KACO new energy. The solar carport of the Ankapark: Shady parking

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