Solar panels are now installed over canals

The increasing demand for renewable energy sources every year is forcing developers to look for new options for installing solar panels. Scientists from the University of California have proposed placing solar panels over water spaces – channels that supply the district with fresh water. Such an original solution will not only provide the population with …

Japanese authorities plan to significantly increase the country’s solar energy capacity by the end of this decade

The Japanese government has set itself a new goal – by 2030 to increase the capacity of local solar installations to more than 100 GW. After all, the previous target of 64 GW has already been successfully achieved, and almost a decade ahead of schedule. To reach the set goals by the set date, half …

Masdar plans to build a solar power plant in Armenia

One of the world’s leading players in the field of renewable energy, the Emirati company Masdar, successfully operates in almost three dozen countries. The leader, successfully operating in the solar energy market of the Republic of Uzbekistan, is now entering the territory of Armenia. The company won a tender for the construction of solar power …

BayWa r.e. AG builds floating solar power plants in the Netherlands

Two solar power plants on water with a total capacity of more than 70 MW were put into operation in the Netherlands by the German company BayWa r.e. AG and her Dutch daughter GroenLeven. According to experts, these two facilities are the largest floating solar power plants built outside Asia. In total, the German concern …

By the middle of this century, LG Electronics is completely switching to renewable energy sources

The leadership of one of the world’s largest manufacturers of electronics and household appliances, the South Korean concern LG Electronics, announced that it plans to completely switch to the use of renewable energy sources by 2050. And by the end of the next decade, to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide, harmful to the atmosphere, to …

Goldbeck Solar Unveils MarcS Solar Arch

The renowned German company for the production of renewable energy systems has presented its new development – the MarcS solar arch. The products have not even entered the market yet, but have already won the first prestigious award – this year’s Intersolar Aword award. Solar arches are designed to be installed on agricultural land and …

Rooftop solar stations are being installed in the entire Spanish Quarter

In Spain, a solar experiment is being carried out – an entire block is being built in Zaragoza, which will receive electricity from solar panels installed on the roofs of houses. According to preliminary calculations of the organizers for the generation of electricity, two hundred residents and companies of the new district, who have decided …

Sand solar panels started to be produced in Luxembourg

In one of the smallest sovereign European states, an original startup has been developed to manufacture new generation photo modules. Solar panels are made from sand by special automated mini-factories called Terrabox. The Luxembourg-based sand photo panel startup is authored by Maana Electric, which says its factories are tiny and fit easily into shipping containers. …

A solar station on the roof of the brewery will be installed in Uman

The Umanpivo company plans to cover the energy consumption needs of its production facilities on its own by erecting solar stations on the roofs of breweries. For these purposes, the manufacturer plans to put into operation a 500 kW solar power plant in Uman, installing photocells on all roofs of suitable slopes at its production …

The largest Scottish office center will be powered exclusively by wind power

The largest Scottish office center in Glasgow is fully powered by wind farms. It is the first major facility to receive electricity exclusively from renewable energy sources in Scotland. The office building, which has an area of ​​more than 300 thousand square meters, will only use the energy generated by the Blantyre Mui wind farm …