Biggest solar power plant in Balkans takes shape

03 June 2024 - The Apriltsi solar power plant of 400 MW is completed and scheduled to get the remaining sections online by July

Two agrosolar power plants are planned to be constructed in Serbia

Two agrisolar projects launched in northern Serbia

02 May 2024 - In the vicinity of Kikinda in Serbia, two new agrisolar projects are underway: Solar Power Plant Delta and Brankov solar

Brite Solar agrisolar panel plant Greece 2024

Brite Solar to complete agrisolar panel plant in Greece by end-2024

23 April 2024 - Greek startup Brite Solar is building a production line in Patras for transparent solar panels for agrivoltaic production

Europe largest solar farm Witznitz eastern Germany

Europe’s largest solar farm Witznitz commissioned in eastern Germany

11 April 2024 - Hansainvest and developer Move On inaugurated the Witznitz solar park of 605 MW in peak capacity on coal land near Leipzig in Germany

Elazig Turkey first floating solar power plant irrigation reservoir

Turkey’s first floating solar power plant installed on irrigation reservoir

27 March 2024 - DSI placed a 1 MW floating photovoltaic plant on a dam reservoir in Elazığ in Eastern Anatolia to power the irrigation system

Albania limit final project approvals renewables one year

Albania to limit final project approvals for renewables to one year

12 January 2024 - Final approvals for renewable electricity plants in Albania will last 12 months. KESH is working on a pumped storage hydropower project.


NextE signs Romania’s longest corporate PPA for its solar power plant

24 November 2023 - A 7.4 MW photovoltaic system in Romania will supply a manufacturing facility under a PPA of a record 25 years, its developer nextE said

The European Commission approves €1.7 billion Italian State aid scheme to support agrivoltaic installations

EU approves Italy’s EUR 1.7 billion agrivoltaic state aid scheme

17 November 2023 - The European Commission has approved Italy's EUR 1.7 billion state aid mechanism for supporting agrivoltaic installations


EU can meet its 2030 solar power target with agrivoltaics alone

13 October 2023 - Using a minuscule part of agricultural land for agrivoltaics would greatly contribute to the EU's 2030 renewables goals, a study showed

Emerging solar power solutions require little or no land interview Walburga Hemetsberger SolarPower Europe

Emerging solar power solutions require little or no land

11 October 2023 - All types of photovoltaics that use as little land as possible are good, SolarPower Europe CEO Walburga Hemetsberger said

The installation of solar panels above the orchard is beneficial as it helps conserve water and lowers the temperature.

Solar panels above orchards lower temperature, help conserve water

05 September 2023 - Solar panels over apple, cherry and nectarine plantations in the south of France have improved growing conditions and fruit yields

Bulgaria enjoys solar boom as biggest photovoltaic parks come online

Bulgaria enjoys solar boom as biggest photovoltaic parks come online

31 August 2023 - The lineup in the list of the largest photovoltaic plants in Bulgaria is changing almost every week, and there is more in the pipeline

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