- The residential segment will lead significant growth in the German energy storage market until at least mid-2017 before the federal government’s recent decision to scrap incentives for solar storage curbs demand, said Tobias Rothacher, senior manager Energy Storage & Fuel Cells, Solar Energy, Bioenergy at Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI).
German home batteries set to lead storage growth until incentive cuts bite in 2017
Nov 18, 2015
The residential segment will lead significant growth in the German energy storage market until at least mid-2017 before the federal government’s recent decision to scrap incentives for solar storage curbs demand, said Tobias Rothacher, senior manager Energy Storage & Fuel Cells, Solar Energy, Bioenergy at Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI).
Weekly Intelligence Brief August 25 – September 1
Sep 1, 2014
This week’s CSP Today news brief includes the following companies and organisations: Schott Solar CSP; ARENA, ACO Investment Group, Burma Ministry of Electric Power, ACS; Reliance Power.
Avian mortality: more than ruffled feathers
Aug 29, 2014
Estimates of bird fatalities at the Ivanpah plant may have been overstated, but the CSP industry still needs to deal with the concerns head on.
Weekly Intelligence Brief: August 18 - 25
Aug 26, 2014
This week’s CSP Today news brief includes the following companies and organisations: BrightSource Energy, NRG, Google; U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, the Bureau of Land Management, California Energy Commission; Palen Solar Holdings.
Storage added to modified Palen schedule pleases CEC
Aug 22, 2014
Palen Solar Holdings (PSH) has made a change in the plan of the 500MW Palen power tower project that could now steer it safely through California’s notoriously arduous permitting process.
Weekly Intelligence Brief: August 11 - 18
Aug 18, 2014
This week’s CSP Today news brief includes the following companies and organisations: Rayspower, Sundhy (Chengdu) Solar Power Co., CGN Solar; Climate Policy Initiative (CPI); Abengoa, The U.S. Department of Energy; African Development Bank.
What does the “staggered financial close process” for Window 3 mean?
Aug 15, 2014
South Africa’s Department of Energy (DoE) has announced the implementation of “a staggered financial close process for Window 3”. The close, as outlined on the REIPPPP's website, was originally scheduled to take place on July 30th 2014, but has since been delayed to November.
Weekly Intelligence Brief: August 4 - 11
Aug 11, 2014
Enel Green Power, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Idaho National Laboratory, the U.S. Department of Energy Geothermal Technologies Office; European Investment Bank, Eskom, African Development Bank, Agence Française de Développement, Development Bank of Southern Africa; Areva.
What Alstom’s Ashalim project means for CSP
Aug 8, 2014
The news that industrial giant Alstom is on the hunt for CSP projects is a shot in the arm for a sector that has seen high-profile defections of late.
Masdar and Larsen & Toubro to discuss Middle East solar opportunities in webinar
Jun 27, 2014
CSP Today’s complimentary webinar will identify the key markets in the Middle East for Indian companies to expand their business in.
392MW Ivanpah Plant now connected to the grid
Jan 31, 2014
The world’s largest concentrated solar power development – the 392MW Ivanpah Solar Thermal Project is now online. There has been little fuss but one of the most iconic solar developments in the world has connected to the grid and is now producing clean power.
Tower technology to lead CSP industry in Chile
Jan 27, 2014
With the latest announcement of Abengoa winning the first international bid in Chile with a tower project, the market trend towards this technology grows.
CSP Today webinar featuring Access Consultant and Eversheds LLP to discuss project development in Saudi Arabia
Jan 20, 2014
Complimentary webinar to evaluate the development criteria and challenges of securing land in the upcoming tenders in Saudi Arabia.