September unplanned global oil supply disruptions fall to lowest level since January 2012

October 23, 2017 Unplanned global supply disruptions fell to 1.6 million barrels per day (b/d) in September, the lowest level since January 2012. Over the past six months, unplanned oil supply disruptions have fallen by more than 1.0 million b/d, as outages in Libya, Nigeria, and Iraq abated. In addition, Canada‚Äôs disrupted supplies, which reached … Read more

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Solar energy produces methane from CO2 with … – Energy Matters

Australian scientists now have a catalyst that converts carbon dioxide into methane gas using solar energy. The University of Adelaide, in collaboration with the CSIRO, developed the process, which could potentially replace fossil fuels. It could also lead to lower CO2 emissions from existing carbon-based fuel technologies. The new catalyst drives the process of combining … Read more

Canadian Solar Subsidiary Recurrent Energy Announces Commercial Operation of 71 MW North Carolina Solar Project

GUELPH, Ontario, Oct. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Recurrent Energy, a wholly owned subsidiary of Canadian Solar Inc. (“Canadian Solar” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), today announced the commercial operation of the 71 MWac/92 MWp IS-42 solar photovoltaic project, located in Cumberland County, North Carolina. “The completion of the IS-42 project is an important milestone in … Read more

Stressed European power utilities bet on solar opportunities in India

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Rays Power inks PPA for 100GW solar energy with TANGENDCO

New Delhi, Oct 23 () Solar energy solution provider Rays Power Infra today announced a power purchase agreement with TANGEDCO for development of 100 MW project through solar power solutions in Tamil Nadu. This project will provide power at an attractive rate of Rs 3.47 per unit to TANGEDCO (Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation … Read more

Changing demand-supply landscape in the Indian solar market

The Indian solar market is being tested to its limits. GST has increased execution costs. Module prices have shot up when bidders were factoring in another 20% price decline by the end of this year. Chinese module suppliers are even reluctant to supply to India. The government is considering anti-dumping duty petition to support domestic … Read more