Germany's Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagetur) has launched a third and final onshore wind auction with a target of 1 GW and a maximun bid of €70 (US$ 83.5) per MWh.
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An ACWA Power, Shanghai Electric consortium has been awarded the fourth phase of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park, the largest single-site CSP plant in the world.
DONG Energy has been awarded a contract to build the Hornsea Project Two offshore wind farm, at the lowest-ever price for offshore wind in the UK.
Tidal Lagoon Power has secured the grid connection for a 3,240MW capacity tidal lagoon located between Cardiff and Newport. The project is expected to generate among the cheapest electricity of all new power stations in the UK.
IPPToday #58: Argentina's province of Jujuy launches green bond for largest PV complex in the country
The Argentina's province of Jujuy has launched a US$210 million green bond aimed to co-finance the development of the 300 MW Cauchari solar project, which was selected in the first round of Argentina's renewable energy auction, RenovAr 1.
DONG Energy and NaiKun Wind Energy Group have signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) which gives DONG Energy the exclusive rights to negotiate a joint development agreement for the Haida Energy Field Offshore Wind Project in British Columbia and explore the potential for establishing a long-term partnership with Naikun Wind Energy Group
Mexico’s Secretariat of Environment and Natural Resources (Semarnat) has received six large-scale PV projects for environmental approval with a combined capacity of 843.6 MW. Four developers requested the permits to develop the solar projects in different parts of the country.
The Goverment of Queensland has shortlisted a total of 5 companies for the development of the Aldoga renewable energy project, with a projected capacity of 450 MW.
Taiwan-based PV cell and module manufacturer Motech Industries plans to set up 400MW of solar power stations in Pingtung County in southern Taiwan. The projects are scheduled to be deployed in coastal areas in the next three years.
Equis Energy, Asia‐Pacific renewable energy IPP, has been awarded a contract by Taiwan’s Ministry of Economic Affairs’ Bureau of Energy (BOE) to develop a 70.2 MW solar project in Chiayi County’s Yizhu Township.
Egypt's New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA) has launched a tender for the development of a 250MW solar plant in the Gulf of Suez.
The Government of South Africa has announced that Eskom must sign the independent power producer (IPP) power purchase agreements (PPAs) by the end of October.
Duke Energy Florida filed a revised settlement agreement with the Florida Public Service Commission (FPSC) which includes plans to add 700 MW of solar capacity.
The Renewable Energy Project Development Office (REPDO) of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources has released the Request for Proposals (RFP) for its first utility-scale wind power project within the National Renewable Energy Program (NREP).
The Queensland Government’s auction for 400MW of large-scale renewable energy generation and storage has attracted interest from more than 200 business, including project developers, investors and local small businesses.
The Australian Government has confirmed an agreement between the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) and Snowy Hydro had been reached to drive planning for the construction of the project and insight for future pumped hydro projects into the future.
Sembcorp has announced it has reached financial close on the 414 MW Sirajganj greenfield gas-fired power project in Bangladesh.
IPPToday #44: Northland Power reaches financial close on the €1.3B Deutche Bucht offshore wind project
Canada-based energy utility Northland Power has announced the financial close in the 252-MW Deutsche Bucht (DeBu) offshore wind project in the German North Sea.
The southern Australian state of Victoria has unveiled the first of its large scale renewable energy auctions in the first major move towards the country's most ambitious renewable energy target of 40% by 2025.
Enel Green Power North America, Inc. (EGPNA), the Enel Group’s US renewable energy company, acting through its subsidiary Red Dirt Wind Holdings, LLC, has signed a tax equity agreement worth approximately US$340 million with MUFG and Allianz Renewable Energy Partners of America LLC (Allianz) for the 300 MW Red Dirt wind project located in Oklahoma.