26 May '17, 3pm

Soaring growth of solar power demonstrated in one chart

John Voelcker May 26, 2017 Follow John Add to circle Photovoltaic solar power field at Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee Enlarge Photo Sometimes a picture is truly worth a thousand words. In the case of the rapidly rising rate of solar generation for electricity, numerous forecasts by internationally respected bodies have proven woefully conservative. The image in the tweet below, created by Auke Hoestra at the Technical University of Eindhoven, in The Netherlands, shows it better than words ever could. DON'T MISS: Big energy hugely underestimates electric cars, renewable power He first tweeted it five days ago, and it quickly made the rounds of Twitter's renewable energy circles. Hoekstra simply looked at successive revisions of predictions by the International Energy Agency's World Energy Outlook for solar adoption, measured in gigawatts of capacity added per ye...

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Demand for solar energy is heating up across the United States, and the nation's military is becoming one of the sector's ...

UK smashes solar power record

businessgreen.com 26 May '17, 3pm

Solar power has broken records in Britain today as the country basked in temperatures as high as 28 degrees. According to ...

UK Breaks Solar Power Record AGAIN On May 26

UK Breaks Solar Power Record AGAIN On May 26

cleantechnica.com 26 May '17, 10pm

Friday, May 26, was a beautiful late spring day in the UK. All that sunshine led to the nation breaking a solar power reco...

U.K. Breaks Solar Record; Generates 24 Percent ...

renewableenergyworld.com 26 May '17, 3pm

On Friday, May 26, on what was expected to be one of the hottest days of the year, solar panels in the UK generated a reco...

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cleantechnica.com 26 May '17, 8pm

The most interesting thing about the floating solar power plant in Huainan, however, is that the lake supporting it was cr...

2 Solar Power Records In 2 Days In India

cleantechnica.com 25 May '17, 2pm

The Bhadla solar power park is divided into smaller solar power projects which are being developed by various companies, i...

The UK generated almost 25% of it's power from ...

renewableenergyworld.com 28 May '17, 12pm

On Friday, May 26, on what was expected to be one of the hottest days of the year, solar panels in the UK generated a reco...

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solarindustrymag.com 25 May '17, 5pm

Shortly after the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) decided to move forward with an investigation into Suniva’s co...

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foe.co.uk 26 May '17, 11am

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vox.com 26 May '17, 2pm

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Arizona Utility Buys Solar Power at ‘Historical...

renewableenergyworld.com 25 May '17, 12pm

Arizona utility Tucson Electric Power (TEP) said this week that it will buy solar energy at a historically low price from ...

AWEA 2017: Grid capacity expansion lagging behind wind growth

AWEA 2017: Grid capacity expansion lagging behi...

windpowermonthly.com 25 May '17, 12pm

With corporate buyers pushing that risk back on developers in power purchase contracts, it can expose wind farm operators ...

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greentechmedia.com 05 Jun '17, 12pm

Chinese solar demand peaked last year and is likely to decline from now until 2022. A new research note from GTM Research ...

New Solar Projects In India Are Cheaper Than 92% Of All Thermal Power Plants In The Country

New Solar Projects In India Are Cheaper Than 92...

cleantechnica.com 25 May '17, 4pm

Most of the cheaper 21 thermal power plants are based on domestic coal while a few are based on lignite and one uses impor...