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On South America's largest solar farm, Chinese power radiates

  • By Thomson Reuters Foundation
  • April 23, 2019, 5:48 a.m.
China has stepped in to finance a solar farm in Argentina - in exchange for the province buying the materials from China JUJUY, Argentina, April 23 (Reuters) - In an arid, lunar-like landscape in ...

Three years since the Paris Agreement, here’s where India stands on Earth Day

  • By Business Insider India
  • April 22, 2019, 3:09 p.m.
India’s Solar Energy Initiative was well underway before the Paris Agreement in 2016 but the country’s plans to be the world’s greatest solar energy success has been struggling in the face of expensive solar equipment and increasing import duties.

Gaza's energy pioneer keeps Palestinian lights on with affordable solar

  • By Middle East Eye
  • April 22, 2019, 11:35 a.m.
We assembled each part of the system from different manufactures and asked for few modifications." In June 2018, a prototype of the solar energy device was installed in Samar’s home. This allowed the hospital to set up an oxygen tank in their home ...

Thai Navy to remove bitcoin-rich couple's sea home

  • By Space
  • April 20, 2019, 6:37 a.m.
The top of the platform served as a deck, which was covered with solar panels, and the whole thing was mounted on a 2-metre-long floating steel "spar" which is anchored to the ocean's floor. They had recently called for 20 interested investors for new ...

Costa Rica bets on ending fossil fuel use by 2050

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  • April 20, 2019, 6:07 a.m.
Eric Orlich and his wife Gioconda Rojas own two electric vehicles, which they charge at home in the garage thanks to solar panels on their roof. That could soon become the norm in Costa Rica ...

How Vietnam Quietly Built up 10 Islands in Asia's Most Disputed Sea

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  • April 19, 2019, 11:13 p.m.
Locking in occupation Development of military-controlled islands that Vietnam has occupied for decades in the South China Sea's Spratly Island chain involves landfill work plus installation of solar panels on some buildings, the initiative report says.

Pakistan’s Battle Against Climate Change

  • By Inter Press Service
  • April 17, 2019, 7:14 a.m.
This was the outcome of the first-ever Public Hearings on environment and climate change in Pakistan’s parliament which incidentally is the first Green Parliament in the world since it is powered by solar panels, a gift from China. According to experts ...

Arab Organization for Industrialization inks contract to establish $8 million solar energy station in Eritrea

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  • April 17, 2019, 2:22 a.m.
Executive Chairman of NREA Mohammed el Khayat lauded the industrial capabilities of the production lines of the AOI using solar panels. Discover the potential of the West African LPG industry on 25-26 April in Abuja, Nigeria. As west Africa’s LPG ...

More details emerge of China’s $447m solar subsidy for 2019

  • By pv magazine International
  • April 15, 2019, 5:32 a.m.
Government authorities and solar industry stakeholders have been locked in weeks of talks about the future direction of Chinese solar in Beijing and two important draft documents hinting at future policy have emerged. Wednesday saw a consultation document ...

AOI inks contract to establish solar energy station in Eritrea

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  • April 13, 2019, 7:35 a.m.
Chairman of the Arab Organization for Industrialization (AOI) Abdel Monem el Taras asserted the importance of supporting all development projects in Africa in the light of the strategy of the state to be open to Africa and the directives of President Abdel ...