Monthly Archives: August 2021

Europe’s Largest Energy Storage Project Comes into Commercial Operation / Utilizing Sungrow Energy Storage System

Europe’s largest energy storage project, the 100MW/100MWh Minety plant with Sungrow’s 1500V energy storage system solutions has been successfully grid-connected, designed for facilitating grid stability and maximizing the utilization of renewable energy. The UK experienced the most debilitating blackout in nearly a decade in August 2019. The incident exposed the serious lack of frequency regulation of the national grid and demonstrated that the construction of

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Sonnedix to start operations at 9.8MW “Simiane” cluster of PV Plants in France

Sonnedix, the global solar independent power producer (IPP) has successfully started operations of its 9.8MW “Simiane” cluster of three solar PV plants, in the southeast of France. All plants started exporting electricity to the French national network in mid-July 2021. The three solar PV plants – Lavansol III, Lavansol IV, and Lavansol VI – are all ground-mounted and powered by

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SunPower to Report Second Quarter 2021 Results

SunPower Corp. , a leading solar technology and energy services provider, announced financial results for its second quarter ended July 4, 2021. “Consumer demand for better, more resilient energy is increasing and with more than 100 million homes in the U.S. that could benefit from solar and storage, we see a significant opportunity to meet that demand,” said Peter Faricy, CEO of

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REC Group to launch second generation N-Peak solar panel

REC Group, an international pioneering solar energy company headquartered in Norway, announces the launch of the REC N-Peak 2, the second generation of its n-type TOPCon cell-based solar panels. Building on the success of its predecessor, the REC N-Peak 2 steps up the already excellent power density and energy yield per m2, giving consumers higher savings on electricity bills and

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Trina Solar ships 600W+ series Vertex modules for a 850 MWp PV project, one of the largest in Brazil

Trina Solar is the major vendor of photovoltaic modules for the Futura 1 Project, a project with 22 solar energy parks, which is being developed by Focus Energia, in Juazeiro, Bahia, Brazil.  The project will be implemented in three phases. The first phase has an installed capacity of 850 MWp, which places the project among the largest in Brazil, at

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