Hoppecke providing energy storage to Sunseap solar-diesel hybrid system in Singapore

The collaboration will serve as a testbed for Sunseap to launch hybrid off-grid energy solutions on a commercial scale in the future. Credit: Sunseap Singapore-based clean energy provider Sunseap Group has contracted German energy storage firm Hoppecke Asia Pacific to bring storage to Sunseap’s hybrid off-grid solar system at Tanglin Academy, the largest tennis academy … Read more

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Hero launches India’s first solar-wind hybrid project

India has yet to formalise a hybrid wind and solar policy, so group-captive off-takers are the primary option at present. Credit: Solar Media Delhi-headquartered renewable energy firm Hero Future Energies has completed India’s first large-scale solar and wind energy hybrid project in the state of Karnataka. The project at Kavithal, Raichur District, which included an … Read more

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Inverter shipments hint at big 2018 for European solar

Neoen’s 300MW Cestas plant in France was the largest in Europe when it was commissioned. Inverter shipments in Europe suggest the continent is braced for another strong period of growth in 2018. GTM Research’s global inverter report highlighted shipment growth of 34% in 2017 outstripping growth in European PV deployment of 8%. A spokesperson for … Read more

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GTM: Global energy storage market could reach 8.6GW / 21.6GWh by 2022

The US is expected to remain the world’s biggest market for energy storage until 2022, with China its closest rival, GTM Research has said. The US-headquartered firm has just published an overview of the global industry in 2017, in a report which also carries GTM’s forecasting of market trends and expected deployment through to 2022. In … Read more

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Hevel Group building 1MW plant for Russian mining company

Hevel Group is to build a 1 MW solar power plant at one of the remote mines located in Khabarovsk region (Russia’s Far East) for precious metals mining group Polymetal, to reduce reliance on diesel power generation. Hevel Group is to build a 1 MW solar power plant at one of the remote mines located … Read more

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Juwi commissions 8.6MW of solar projects in Greece

Credit: juwi juwi Hellas, a subsidiary of juwi, has commissioned three PV plants in Greece for Hellenic Petroleum Renewable Energy Sources totalling 8.6MW. One 4MW plant is located at the industrial area of Thessaloniki, with a 1MW plant, located at the industrial area of Kavala, and a third 36MW plant, located at the industrial area … Read more

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