Photovoltaic monitoring by meteocontrol for the largest distributed solar project in the Middle East
in MESIA Members' Press Releases

meteocontrol GmbH, a leading provider of independent photovoltaic monitoring systems, is the monitoring partner for Phanes Group who is currently delivering Phase I of Dubai’s largest distributed solar industrial rooftop project for the international port operator DP World. Together with the project developer Phanes Group and its asset construction company Oryx Solar System Solutions LLC…

JinkoSolar Supplies 30 MW ac for 2 Hecate Energy Projects
in MESIA Members' Press Releases

SHANGHAI, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (“JinkoSolar” or the “Company”), a global leader in the photovoltaic (PV) industry, today announced that it supplied 30 MW ac of PV modules for 2 solar projects in Virginia to Hecate Energy, a leading developer, owner, and operator of power plants in North America and…

Sterling and Wilson Scales New Heights; Gets Awarded the World’s Largest Solar PV Plant
in MESIA Members' Press Releases

Sterling and Wilson, one of the dominant global forces in the solar-PV space, has bagged Turnkey Engineering Procurement and Construction along with Operation & Maintenance contract for the world’s largest single location solar PV plant in Sweihan, Emirates of Abu Dhabi. The project will deliver a capacity of 1177 MWp, easily surpassing the current largest…

The road to a solar future
in Middle East Solar News

Easing the approval requirements for the installation of rooftop solar panels is the first step towards Dubai achieving its goal of solar panels on every rooftop by 2030. As The National reported yesterday, approved contractors received an email notification from the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) that certain requirements were no longer necessary for the…

Tunisia Launches Tender for 70 MW of Solar
in Middle East Solar News

Tunisia’s Ministry of Energy, Mines and Renewable Energies has launched a tender for the deployment of 210 MW of renewable energy power.   Through the tender, the ministry aims to allocate 70 MW of solar capacity and 140 MW of wind. Selected projects will sell power to the country’s state-owned utility Société Tunisienne de l’électricité et…

International Companies Visit Sakaka Site and Prepare Bids for Saudi Arabia’s First Utility Scale Solar PV Plant
in Middle East Solar News

The Renewable Energy Project Development Office (REPDO), of the Ministry of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources (MEIM) in Saudi Arabia, hosted representatives of pre-qualified companies for a bidders’ conference and an exclusive visit to the Kingdom’s first utility scale Solar PV power plant site. The attendees comprised of representatives from the 27 shortlisted bidders, for…

ACWA Power aims to double assets by 2020 with Saudi renewables
in Middle East Solar News

Riyadh-based power and water company ACWA Power expects to double its $35 billion asset base within the next three years, mainly by taking over soon-to-be privatised Saudi utilities, its CEO has said.   In an interview with Arabian Business, Paddy Padmanathan said the kingdom’s plans to generate 9,500 megawatts (MW) of renewable energy under it’s…