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Solar in MENA: Lebanon issues call for expression of interest for 300-MWp solar, storage tender

The government of Lebanon has issued a call for expression of interest (EoI) for three large-scale solar projects of up to 300 MWp in total, coupled with energy storage capacity. Lebanon’s Center for Energy Conservation (LCEC) is looking for companies willing to design, develop, finance, build and operate between 210 MWp and 300 MWp of photovoltaic […]

Joining Visionary DNAs by Solar & Social Business Leaders and Policymakers in Adelaide, Australia

We present our exclusive reportage from the 1st SOLAR FUTURE.TODAY Influencers Forum Australia, that was held on March 22, 2018 in Adelaide with Honorary Participation of Professor Muhammad Yunus, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate 2006  The Forum, held on the occasion of the Australian Social Business Forum, brought together for the first time in history Australian Solar and Cleantech industry leaders as well as notable Social Business Leaders […]

IRENA to Help Deliver Low-Carbon 2022 Winter Olympics in Zhangjiakou, China

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has signed a co-operation agreement with the People’s Government of Hebei Province, China to provide the city of Zhangjiakou with a renewable energy roadmap that will support its ambition to deliver a low-carbon Winter Olympics in 2022. The agreement will also help the city become China’s first energy transition […]

2018 Sustainable Energy in America Factbook: U.S. is home to more than 3 million clean energy jobs!

The 2018 edition of the Sustainable Energy in America Factbook – produced for the Business Council for Sustainable Energy by Bloomberg New Energy Finance, provides up-to-date, accurate market information on energy efficiency, natural gas and renewable energy. The 2018 Factbook shows that the U.S. is home to more than 3 million clean energy jobs, and […]

Solar Trade War: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi defends free trade as the U.S. raises tariffs

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi warned Tuesday that the recent wave of trade protectionism, in which governments raise barriers to free trade between nations, is “worrisome.” Modi delivered the warning in a speech Tuesday at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, just hours after the U.S. government of President Donald Trump approved tariffs on […]

Our Mission No Emissions in MENA and Beyond! – Dii Duo: Paul van Son & Cornelius Matthes

At the end of an amazing 8th Desert Energy Leadership Summit organized by Dii, which was held recently in Dubai, we visited 200 MW phase of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park. During the visit we spoke to “Dii Duo” Paul van Son, Chairman & Cornelius Matthes, Senior Vice-President of the organization about Dii mission and strategy for the […]

Indian Government announces “Trajectory to achieve its targets of commissioning 100 GW of Solar generating capacity and 60 GW of Wind power by 2022”

The Indian Government, announced on November 24, the trajectory for achieving its targets of commissioning 175 GW of Renewable Energy (RE), 100 GW of solar generating capacity and 60 GW of wind power, by 2022.     Addressing the gathering, Union Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy , Shri Raj Kumar […]

BNEF: Australia’s Energy Guarantee Could ‘Decimate’ Wind, Solar

PM Turnbull plan calls for emissions reduction of 28% by 2030 Government to debate national energy guarantee plan on Friday Australia’s proposed National Energy Guarantee program could slash investment in large-scale wind and solar projects if the government fails to boost its 2030 emissions-reduction target, according to a report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance. Prime […]

New Study Launched at COP23: 100% Renewable Electricity Worldwide is Feasible and More Cost-Effective than the Existing System

A global transition to 100% renewable electricity is not a long-term vision, but already a tangible reality, a new groundbreaking study by the Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT) and the Energy Watch Group (EWG) shows. The study was presented on November 8, 2017 during the Global Renewable Energy Solutions Showcase event (GRESS) on the sidelines […]

Solar & Cleantech Revolution in Latin America: Towards 100% – Pietro Torretta, Sales Director LATAM at Enerray & Rodrigo Lopes Sauaia, CEO at ABSOLAR

During Intersolar South America 2017 held recently in Sao Paulo in we hosted another SOLAR FUTURE.TODAY discussion. This time we spoke to  Pietro Torretta, Sales Director LATAM at Enerray & Rodrigo Lopes Sauaia, CEO at ABSOLAR (Brazilian Solar Industry Association) about the Solar & Cleantech Revolution in Latin America.