Solar Energy in Bangladesh Given the success stories of renewable energy worldwide, Bangladesh is also planning to go big on solar! The country has taken few big steps in this regard over the last few years. Here are few highlights of solar energy in Bangladesh: i) Setting up of SHS – Solar Home System program ii) […]

Solar plus Storage Market In Australia The extremely high costs of retail electricity in Australia has made it a hot market for solar energy plus storage systems. Sonnen and Tesla were the two players who were providing solar plus storage systems on a small scale to Australia before Tesla landed a big order for a […]

Chinese Solar Companies Continue to Expand Capacities The Chinese solar industry has faced numerous setbacks over the last few years but has managed to overcome all adversities to become stronger and bigger every year. The industry has seen anti-dumping duties and safeguard duties imposed by Europe and USA since 2012 in different shapes and sizes. […]

Australia 2020 RE Target Australia is all set to exceed its target of generating 33,000 GWh of renewable energy by 2020 as part of its clean energy target (CET) as there are plans to build an additional 6 GW of RE capacity in the works apart from the 7 GW plus of RE capacity already […]

India has become the biggest importer of Chinese solar products in 2017 accounting for almost 25% of all Chinese solar exports and its biggest market. Despite over a hundred manufactures of solar panels, the Indian solar manufacturing industry continues to be in ICU as it is unable to compete on costs and subsidies given to […]

Solar Thermal – Australia The South Australian government has given an approval for $650 million solar thermal plant to be built by USA company SolarResevere. This does not make any sense in my view, given that PV solar prices have touched new all times low with lithium battery storage also showing rapidly declining prices. This […]