Zinc metals producer Sun Metals is to build a 100MW solar PV plant was part of plans to expand its refinery near Townsville, in northern Queensland, in what is a landmark development in the Australian renewable energy landscape.
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A new solar standard in France has developers competing on more than just price – they must also compete on their project’s environmental sustainability.
The Australian Renewable Energy Agency today announced the 12 large scale projects that won grants in what could be the agency’s last major funding round if most of its remaining monies are stripped by the Coalition and Labor parties.
Data from Australia’s solar farms show that utility-scale solar is working better than expected and is a lot more productive than official government forecasts suggest. And most new solar farms should have tracking devices to follow the sun.
First Solar’s Jack Curtis says “aggressive” investor appetite for Australian big solar could see it deliver up to 4GW of remaining RET.
LG Electronics (LG) has announced its first bifacial panel will be introduced in Australia later this year.
JinkoSolar has become the first ChinesePV manufacturer to have its modules receive Qualification Plus Q+ certification from TÜV Rheinland.