Hydropower

Court approves work to resume at Brazil’s Teles Pires Just a week after work to build the 1.8 GW Teles Pires project on the Teles Pires River in Brazil was halted, Brazil’s Supremo Tribunal Federal reversed that decision. In late September, judge Ricardo Lewandowski ruled that Companhia Hidreletrica Teles Pires (CHTP) had not breached the...
Hydropower

SMC, K-Water announce joint venture to build 246 MW Angat in the Philippines According to filings with the Philippine Stock Exchange, the Korean Water Resources Corporation (K-Water) and Filipino conglomerate San Miguel Corporation (SMC) announced a joint venture in August for development and operation of the 246 MW Angat project. SMC — a food, beverage...
Baseload

India's solar energy policy contains domestic content requirements for solar cells and panels, but initially these excluded thin-film technologies — a big help to First Solar among others. But as expected, new proposals aim to close that loop.
Baseload

With solar trade tensions still high between the US and China, now there's another front in the competitive global solar marketplace -- the U.S. has formally filed a complaint with the World Trade Organization over portions of India's National Solar Mission that spell out domestic content requirements.