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61 MW PV installation in Denmark

The figures speak for themselves: a five-month construction period, approximately 61-megawatt peak output system and an annual generation of approximately 61.244 megawatt-hours. The talk is of Scandinavia’s largest solar park, located on the Lerchenborg estate in Denmark. Located on over 80 hectares of land on the

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Germany installed just 1.37 GW of PV systems in 2015

2015 saw declining solar PV activity in Germany once again, with under 1.5 GW installed throughout the year. In December, the Federal Network Agency registered just under 145 MW of new capacity. Already in December, the network agency said that subsidies would not be reduced

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SMA launches Powerwall-compatible Sunny Boy Storage inverter

SMA is aiming to tackle the market for retrofitting energy storage systems in to existing home PV installations, with a new AC-coupled version of its Sunny Boy inverter suitable for high voltage batteries. The Germany-headquartered inverter maker, which provides inverters for off-grid, grid-connected and so-called

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Algeria installed 268MW of solar in 2015

Algeria installed roughly 268MW of PV capacity in 2015, according to Algeria’s state-owned renewable energy research institute CDER. In February last year, the Algerian government adopted an updated development program for renewable energy and efficiency. The target of the national renewable energy program is to

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India to install 4.8GW utility-scale solar in 2016

India will install 4.8GW of utility-scale solar capacity in 2016, up 140% from 2GW in 2015, according to the latest market update from consultancy firm Bridge to India. During this year, the southern states of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Karnataka are expected to

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