19 Dec 2019
Oman Power and Water Procurement Co. has named eight of the nine bidders vying to develop twin 500-600 MW solar plants in the sultanate, but the energy off-taker has sown doubt by claiming that the co...
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17 Dec 2019
Renewables currently make up around 34% of installed capacity. The government aims to increase this figure to 42% next year and 52% by 2030, with a blend of hydroelectricity, solar and wind. Read more...
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17 Dec 2019
The Norwegian PV developer was allocated three of the five projects available in the procurement exercise, having reportedly offered to accept $0.025/kWh from utility Société Tunisienne de l’Elect...
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17 Dec 2019
Investments in renewable and alternative energy will amount to SR14bn and create 6,800 job opportunities in the construction phase and 730 jobs in the operation and maintenance phase, the ministry sai...
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11 Dec 2019
AMEA Power, a subsidiary of Al Nowais Investments (ANI), has signed a 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with The Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC) for a 200MW solar PV project and ...
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22 Nov 2019
This inspiring video takes viewers inside one of the world’s largest solar parks, the huge plant at Benban in Egypt. The video includes exclusive footage of this modern-day miracle from space. ...
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22 Nov 2019
DEWA said the solar generation capacity is expected to come online in the second quarter of 2021. The tender will constitute the fifth phase of the mammoth 5 GW Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Pa...
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19 Nov 2019
By 2030, IRENA predicts the GCC will have 40GW of utility-scale PV projects and nearly 200,000 solar power jobs. Solar careers in 2030 will include 124,000 solar PV jobs, 50,000 concentrated solar pow...
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17 Nov 2019
ACWA Power announced that the project has commenced initial production under a pilot phase according to schedule – with full commercial operation to be achieved before the end of the year 2019. The ...
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15 Nov 2019
The Kingdom of Jordan’s government has signed an agreement with Jordan Islamic Bank to facilitate the financing of residential projects under the scheme. Selected projects will be entitled to a 30% ...
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