March 4, 2019

Risen Energy signs 323MW PV module supply contract for largest solar project in Ukraine

Risen Energy has signed off on a 323MW PV module supply contract from DTEK Renewables for Ukraine?s largest solar power station. As part of the contract, Risen will provide all the modules required for the 240 MWac Pokrovskaya SPP project.
March 4, 2019

India slaps anti-dumping duty on east Asian EVA sheets

Following a petition by domestic PV panel manufacturers, India?s Directorate General of Trade Remedies has recommended the imposition of duties ranging from $537-1,559/metric ton on solar ethylene vinyl acetate sheets imported from China, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia and Thailand.
March 4, 2019

GE Provides A 9E Gas Turbine For Iraq?s Al Qudus Power Plant

Delivering on its commitment to support the development of Iraq?s energy infrastructure, GE Power (NYSE: GE) has provided an advanced 9E gas turbine to the ministry of electricity?s (MoE) Al Qudus Power Plant. GE will also service up to seven GE 9E gas turbines at the facility throughout 2019, including maintenance, supply of parts and rehabilitation. GE is installing the new gas turbine at the site and it is expected to generate up to an additional 125 megawatts (MW) of electricity. The service agreement will enhance the reliability of operations at the plant, helping to maintain a stable supply of up to 875 megawatts (MW) of power over the course of the coming year.
March 4, 2019

Imec and EnergyVille Present Unique Simulation Framework to Accurately Determine Energy Yield of Bifacial Solar Modules and Systems

Today imec, a world-leading research and innovation hub in nanoelectronics, energy and digital technologies and EnergyVille present a new simulation framework that can accurately calculate the energy yield of bifacial PV systems (also capturing reflected light from the ground).