China develops huge solar energy park in space to provide the earth with green energy

China Zonne-energiepark

China is developing a giant solar energy park in space. That should eventually deliver green energy to the earth. According to specialists, the Chinese will have to overcome some major technical challenges. Solar energy from space is, according to the National Space Society (NSS) – an American non-profit that supports the development of space travel […]

China develops 248 ha solar park in shape of giant panda

China reuzenpanda zonnepanelen

When you fly over Datong County, you can spot giant pandas. One of them even waves at you. The giant pandas consist of thousands of solar modules. Together with the other modules, they form a solar farm of 100 MW that stretches out over no less than 248 ha. “The solar park was designed and […]

European Commission ends levies on imports of Chinese solar modules

Solar panels efficiency

After almost five years, the extra levies imposed by the European Commission on Chinese solar modules, that have been imported into Europe since 2013, have come to an end. The industry fears that as a result of this measure European companies will no longer be able to compete with cheap Chinese solar modules. In December […]

Companies and NGOs call for ending trade measures against PV systems from China

China Solar

A group of 400 companies led by Solar Power Europe and a group of NGOs have written letters to the European Commission. They call for ending the trade measures against PV cells and modules from China. Framework In December 2013 the European Commission proposed trade measures against solar cells and solar panels from China to […]