Green light for $20bn Australia-Singapore Power Link

Driven by a 10GW solar farm located on a cattle station half way between Alice Springs…

Xi’s carbon neutral pledge signals sunny days for China’s clean energy sector

President X yesterday pledged to make China carbon neutral by 2026

India eyes $50bn World Solar Bank

Pressure grows on Indian Prime Minister Modi to set up World Solar Bank to fund up…

Morocco pledges $30bn to renewable energy

Morocco is planning to invest  as much as $30bn  in its renewable energy industry by 2030,…

Saudis pump $500bn into high-tech city as ‘baby boomers’ head for job market

Saudi Arabia is planning to invest $500bn in a  futuristic city run entirely on alternative sources…

Gas, solar and China winners as Trump stalks off pitch and quits Paris accord

On the same day that President Donald Trump confirmed his intention to pull the US out…

Saudis to launch $30bn renewable energy programme within weeks

Saudi Arabia is getting ready to launch a 15-year, $30-50bn renewable energy program as it prepares…

China blows competition away with $360bn plan for renewable energy

China  is planning to plough nearly $360bn into renewable energy generation by the end of the…

Turkey’s renewable energy sector leads the way as green investment in Eastern Europe set to hit $665bn by 2030 – IFC

Renewable Energy: Russia, Turkey, Ukraine and Serbia are on track to attract $665bn in ‘climate-smart’ investment…

Overseas investors take a look at $300m Caspian wind power station

Caspian wind power: A number of private-sector investors from China, the UAE and Germany have expressed an…

Indian bio-refinery to be developed with help from Russian scientists

Indian bio-refinery:  Russian and Indian scientists are to team up to develop  a bio-refinery for  the production of chemicals…

Turkmenistan to develop silicon for solar photovoltaic cells

Turkmenistan to develop silicon for solar photovoltaic cells: Turkmenistan is considering using its reserves of oil and…

Kazakhstan wind farm project gets €80m EBRD and CTF funding

Kazakhstan wind farm: The EBRD and the Clean Technology Fund (CTF) will finance the construction, connection to…

Uzbekenergo puts Samarkand solar power plant up for tender

Uzbekenergo,  Uzbekistan’s state-run  energy company,  is putting the contract for the design and construction of a 100…

Uzbekistan wind farm project scheduled for 2016

Uzbekistan wind farm: Uzbekenerg, Uzbekistan’s state-run energy company, has signed an MoU with China’s Xian Electric to…

Russia joins International Renewable Energy Agency

Russia joins International Renewable Energy Agency: The Russian government has accepted a proposal from its Energy Ministry…

Kazakhstan wind park given go-ahead

Kazakhstan wind park: Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev last week gave approval for the country’s  first industrial wind…

KazPV Qatar solar power project signed off

The KazPV Qatar solar power project, which will see a group of Kazakhs companies providing the…

Subsidies for Kazakh renewable energy

The Government is to subsidize  remote households with 50% of the cost of installing power generators that run…

Czechs sole bidders for Russian wind power plants

Russian wind power plants: Czech investment fund Falcon Capital is reported to have been the only…

Rossetti in Altai solar power project

Altai solar power project: Russian electricity transmission and distribution grid company JSC Rossetti is planning to bring…

Vostoka gets RUB78bn Dongfan cash injection

Chinese power giant Dongfang Electric is planning to invest up to RUB78bn in several projects in collaboration with Rus…

US looks at Azerbaijan alternative energy sector

Azerbaijan alternative energy sector: US official Julia Neshelwat has indicated that the US is considering joining…

Baku solar power plant under construction

Baku solar power plant: Construction of a new 2.8MW solar plant is under way in the Pirallahi…