27 Jul '17, 3pm

Spain surprises with larger-than-expected 5GW renewable energy tender round, solar takes 3.9GW:

Solar dominates as Spain surprises with 5GW tender Spain exceeded expections by awarding 5.04GW of capacity in the government’s latest renewable energy auction, with solar power producers being by far the biggest winners with 3.91GW awarded and wind getting 1.13GW. In a statement the Energy Ministry said the tender had distributed contracts to 40 different companies which would “allow Spain to move definitively in compliance with its target of meeting 20% of energy used from renewables by 2020”. Spanish construction group ACS was the biggest auction winner being

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