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World’s Largest Solar PV Plant Connected To Grid With Help Of Huawei Smart PV Solution

The grid-connected 2.2 GW PV plant is located in Qinghai Province at an average altitude of over 3000 m. Built in five phases, it consists of 672 PV arrays with over 7 million PV modules. Three 330 kV booster stations were constructed and string inverters were installed

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Top Solar Power States Per Capita — CleanTechnica Report

If you’ve been reading CleanTechnica long enough, you know that 8 to 10 years ago, I used to publish reports on solar power capacity per capita — for both US states and countries around the world. I’m returning to these, starting with this one on the top solar states

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DIY Experimenters Still Making Progress on Solar Cars

While directly powering a vehicle’s electric motor with on-vehicle panels is still pretty far out of the question, using relatively low-power solar cells to charge a battery shows a lot more promise

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Living Vehicle & Volta Power Systems Partner on Luxury Trailer Offering Solar, Electric Vehicle Charging, Battery Storage for Extended Off-Grid Living

Largest capacity lithium-ion power system available on a residential trailer enables off-grid experience with minimized emissions

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US Solar Energy Technologies Office Fiscal Year 2020 Perovskite Funding Program

On August 13, 2020, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced the Solar Energy Technologies Office Fiscal Year 2020 Perovskite (SETO FY20 PVSK) funding program, which will provide $ 20 million in funding for projects that will advance device and manufacturing research and development (R&D) and performance validation for perovskite photovoltaics (PV)

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Largest Floating Solar Park In Europe Connected To Grid In Netherlands

The largest floating solar power park was recently completed in the Netherlands by BayWa r.e.’s Dutch subsidiary GroenLeven. It is expected to provide energy for 7,200 homes

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Indian Railways Accelerates Toward A Solar Future With New Tenders

Indian Railways has taken some significant measures over the last few weeks that will cement its place as one of the single largest clean energy users in India. These steps include the issuance of tenders for large-scale solar power projects and the commissioning of a first-of-its-kind project to use solar power for trains’ traction systems.  

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New Solar Power Breakthrough From Maker Of Things That Make Solar Cells

solar cells renewable energySolar power is getting yet another breakthrough makeover, this time from Meyer Burger, the company that gave us low cost, high efficiency PERC technology

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Huge Subsidy-Free Partnership On 500 MW+ Expansion Of Solar PV In Denmark

I have been watching Danish solar photovoltaic capacity and output closely since 2015, because I had a feeling something was looming after seeing the explosion of installed capacity in Germany in years prior

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