Category Archives: News

EDF Renewables North America and Shell Energy North America Sign Power Purchase Agreement for Segment of Palen Solar Project

published: 2018-11-19 14:30 | editor | category: News
EDF Renewables North America and Shell Energy North America (US), L.P. (SENA) announce the signing of a 15-year Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for the energy and renewable attributes related to a 100 megawatt (MWac) / 132 MWp tranche of the Palen Solar project known as Maverick 4 Solar Project. The Project expects to deliver clean electricity by the end of 2020. ...  more

Offshore Wind Power Projects Confronted with Major Hurdles

published: 2018-11-14 11:14 | editor | category: News
More than half a year following determination of developers of offshore wind-power projects on a screening basis in April, none of them has yet to win permit for preparation for electricity businesses, making it doubtful for them to sign power supply contracts with state enterprise Taiwan Power Company by the end of the year, deadline for the their projects to be entitled to the wholesale power rate of NT$5.8/kWh pledged by the government. ...  more

EPA Plans to Levy Recycling Charge for Waste Solar Panels

published: 2018-11-13 17:21 | editor | category: News
With huge amount of waste solar panels expected to become a major environmental problem, as a side effect of the government's policy promoting PV power, the Cabinet-level Environmental Protection Administration is scheduled to unveil a solar-panel recycling and treatment mechanism by the end of 2018, according to which related businesses will pay for provisions solar-panel recycling fees in advance starting 2019. ...  more