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Asia PV News 21 June 2018

Time: 6/21/2018 3:13:41 PM                       Publisher: Staff
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June 21, 2018

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Next Generation Solutions of Solar, Renewables and Energy Storage - Intersolar Germany Side-Event


21 June 2018, 9:00 – 17:30 | Venue: ICM Room 13a
 
The Asian Photovoltaic Industry Association (APVIA), the Global Solar Council (GSC), the New Energy Industry Association for Asia and the Pacific (NEIAAP) and the Shanghai New Energy Industry Association (SNEIA), invite you to participate in the “Next Generation of Solar, Renewables & Energy Storage” at  Intersolar Europe.  This special event is co-organized with LONGi Solar


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APVIA Member News 
Trina Solar acquires Nclave

Trina Solar Limited ("Trina Solar" or the "Company") announced that it has successfully closed the acquisition of Spain-based Nclave Renewable S.L. ("Nclave"),the world's leading solar tracker system manufacturer.This is the first time that a Chinese solar company has acquired a solar tracker producer outside of its home market  READ MORE
Asia Regional Market News 
B.Grimm and Xuan Cau to develop Southeast Asia’s largest solar project
Thailand’s B.Grimm Power has signed a cooperation agreement with Vietnam’s Xuan Cau to develop the largest solar PV project in Southeast Asia, standing at 420MW capacity in Tay Ninh, southwest Vietnam.

Asia a big market for clean energy firms
As the share of renewable energy in most Central and Eastern European countries is still significantly lower than the European Union's 2030 target, insiders see massive potential for Chinese clean energy companies in the region.

IBC Solar eyes 30% hike of intl sales, expands offerings
IBC Solar AG will be offering new technical services for solar plants of up to 5 MW amid a plan to lift its sales in international trade activities by 30% in 2018, the German photovoltaics (PV) and energy storage specialist announced on Monday.

Waaree Energies triples capacity with Vapi solar panel plant
The 1 GW Vapi solar panel plant is in addition to the 500 MW Surat plant, says Sunil Rathi of Waaree Energies, and the plan is to increase to 2 GW capacity .

Arabian Industrial Gases and Yellow Door Energy sign a 20-year solar lease
AC Energy Holdings, a power generation unit of Ayala, acquired Chevron's geothermal assets in West Java, Indonesia, in March 2017.
PV Taiwan September 19-21, 2018 Taipei Nangong Exhibition Center, Hall 1 
Material Choke Points in the MENA Region: Challenges Lying Ahead
The MENA region is growing fast and most of the key challenges of the coming decades are tied to the population itself. By the end of the century, the MENA region will host double the number of people in Europe and at the same time, the MENA region is going to grow older. 

India saw more utility-scale PV tenders in Q1 2018 than in entire 2017 – Bridge To India
India saw the issuance of 13 new utility-scale solar PV tenders totaling 11,945 MW in the quarter ending March 31, 2018, which is 68% more than in the entire of 2017. However, tender capacity for rooftop solar PV (greater than 1 MW in size) was down 50%, at 102 MW.

SoftBank nears deal with India on $60bn solar project
SoftBank Group is in late-stage talks with India’s government on building a solar power plant there, with part of the funding coming from the Japanese technology company’s Saudi-backed Vision Fund.

Changing climate policy in Asia
Climate change is one of the most serious threats to the world today. The global average surface temperature in 2017 was the third highest on record, behind 2016 and 2015. There is now an unequivocal scientific view that the increase in the frequency of extreme weather events is due at least partly to climate change. For nearly three decades world leaders have discussed ways to mitigate climate change phenomena, but they have made little progress so far.

Samsung joins global pledge to increase renewable energy use
Samsung Electronics Co., the world's biggest smartphone maker, joined on Thursday a growing list of companies that are promising to increase their use of solar and other renewable energy to help curb global warming.
 
Events
PV Taiwan, SEPTEMBER 19, 2018 - SEPTEMBER 21, 2018

The Third International Iran Renewable Energy Conference and Exhibition 2018
OCTOBER 2, 2018–OCTOBER 4 Oct, 2018


Singapore International Energy Week 2018, OCTOBER 19, 2018 - NOVEMBER 2, 2018

Asia Clean Energy Summit 2018, OCTOBER 31, 2018 - November 2, 2018

ASEAN Solar+ Energy Storage Congress & Expo 2018,NOVEMBER 14 - NOVEMBER 15,2018

SNEC PV POWER EXPO, JUNE 4, 2018 - JUNE 06, 2019

 
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