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Spain to spend on renewables, India expands solar plan

Spain to spend on renewables, India expands solar plan

Spain reboots its renewable energy program, while India has said the country will double the installed capacity in solar parks to 40 gigawatts.

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Spain looks to re-boot renewables as economy recovers

Spain looks to re-boot renewables as economy recovers

Spain has been the subject of some myth-making and stereo-typing about its renewable energy industry and its overall economy.

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Parliament in Spain removes punitive ‘sun tax’

Parliament in Spain removes punitive ‘sun tax’

Spanish parliament have signed an agreement removing a controversial Royal Decree against self-consumption of solar energy, also known as the ‘sun tax.’

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Spain: Solar generates 6.8% of summer energy mix, 'sun tax' fears remain

Spain: Solar generates 6.8% of summer energy mix, ‘sun tax’ fears remain

The Spanish PV sector and opposition parties are up in arms over a proposed solar tax on self-consumed solar energy.

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Global solar PV capacity expected to reach 652GW by 2025

Global solar PV capacity expected to reach 652GW by 2025

A new report from GlobalData predicts that the total global solar PV installed capacity will reach 652 GW by 2025.

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Anger grows over Spanish law designed to halt residential storage

Anger grows over Spanish law designed to halt residential storage

Citizens and industry hit back at a proposal to tax solar-plus-storage systems.

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100% renewable electricity by 2050 possible in France

100% renewable electricity by 2050 possible in France

A somewhat “hidden” report was recently released that said France could be powered by 100% renewable energy by 2050.

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Spain got 47% of its electricity from renewables in March

Spain got 47% of its electricity from renewables in March

Spain is getting the vast majority of its electricity from carbon-free sources, the country’s grid operator reported on Tuesday.

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The top 10 energy storage countries are…

The top 10 energy storage countries are…

As renewable technologies begin to mature, more and more attention is focusing on energy storage.

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Wind share of electricity will more than double by 2018

Wind share of electricity will more than double by 2018

Wind power now supplies about 3% of the world’s electricity, and the signs are good for the next several years.

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El Hierro to be first island powered exclusively by wind & water

El Hierro to be first island powered exclusively by wind & water

El Hierro (one of Spain’s Canary Islands off the coast of Africa) will become the first in the world to be fully powered by wind and water.