January 4th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan
Too much cleantech news is a good thing, but it sometimes means I need to stuff a bunch of big stories into one article. Following some roundups of autonomous driving news and battery & EV charging news, here's one more roundup of some cool cleantech stories no one wanted to take and write full pieces about. This one is 100% focused on solar power
May 23rd, 2019 | by Saurabh
EDF and Masdar have hit a home run with a huge win under Morocco’s ambitious and aggressive renewable energy program
March 28th, 2019 | by Saurabh
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) and Saudi Arabia’s ACWA Power announced the financial closing of the 950 megawatt concentrated solar power project in Dubai.
November 30th, 2018 | by Zachary Shahan
Moving forward with our monthly What Changed ... ? feature, below is a rundown of notable solar energy news — changed in the solar industry — during the month of November
November 11th, 2018 | by Saurabh
Saudi Arabia–based ACWA Power has added another major project to its solar power portfolio. The new project will be part of the iconic Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE)
July 27th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Saudi Arabia officials announced earlier this week that the country had received four bids for the proposed 400 megawatt (MW) Dumat al-Jandal onshore wind farm at prices that rival the lowest bids received anywhere in the world
February 6th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Leading Saudi developer and operator ACWA Power has announced it has won the right to develop the first utility-scale renewable energy project in Saudi Arabia, the 300 megawatt Skaka IPP PV solar project, at a record-breaking tariff of 2.34 US-cents per kilowatt-hour
January 22nd, 2018 | by Saurabh
Saudi Arabia-based ACWA Power has become the first large-scale utility in the world to adopt the blockchain currency SolarCoin.
November 21st, 2017 | by Susan Kraemer
In September, ACWA Power contracted with DEWA (Dubai Electricity and Water Authority) to build the world's largest concentrated solar power (CSP) plant at 700 MW with 15 hours of storage, at 7.3 cents per kWh, one of a cascading series in 2017 of bombshell record-low CSP prices in 2017.
September 19th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The Gulf emirate of Dubai announced on Saturday the contract for the mammoth Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park, a 700 MW solar CSP extension awarded to a consortium made up of Chinese-based Shanghai Electric and Saudi Arabia's ACWA Power.
September 19th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Dubai will soon be home to the world's largest concentrated solar power facility. The 700 megawatt facility will cost more than $4 billion to construct. The cost of energy from the plant is set at 7.3 cents per kilowatt-hour.
August 10th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Saudi Arabian electric utility ACWA Power has been awarded three Egyptian solar PV projects under Round 2 of the country's Feed-in Tariff program, amounting to a total of 165.5 MW worth of new solar capacity.
March 23rd, 2017 | by Saurabh
The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority recently announced that the second phase of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park has been commissioned.
January 30th, 2017 | by Saurabh
A new report published by the Mediterranean Forum of Institute of Economic Sciences claims that Morocco could have up to half a million jobs in the renewable energy sector by 2040.
January 26th, 2017 | by Saurabh
Construction on the largest solar park on a single plot will begin later this month, the project developer and owner have announced
December 6th, 2016 | by Saurabh
With its global aggressive push in the renewable energy sector, Saudi Arabia-based company ACWA Power has launched a separate company to take control of its clean energy assets
October 25th, 2016 | by Saurabh
Saudi Arabia-based power project developer ACWA Power is set to enter the renewable energy sector in Turkey
October 25th, 2016 | by Saurabh
The second phase of the iconic Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum solar power park will be complete next year, First Solar recently reported
July 27th, 2016 | by Zachary Shahan
For the past few years, we’ve been reporting on lower and lower solar bid prices that companies have put forward [&hellip
June 30th, 2016 | by Saurabh
Originally published on Cleantechies. Dubai Electricity and Water Authority has given official confirmation about the winners of the 800 MW phase [&hellip
May 30th, 2016 | by Saurabh
Originally published on CleanTechies. ACWA Power is at the forefront of solar power development in Morocco once again, as it [&hellip
May 2nd, 2016 | by Saurabh
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority has received yet another record-breaking bid for expansion of the iconic Mohammed bin Rashid Al [&hellip
February 29th, 2016 | by Saurabh
The Middle East and North Africa will be one of the keenly watched emerging solar power markets this year, as [&hellip