August 18th, 2017
This week’s TOP 5 includes 63,3 MWp of PV plus storage projects awarded in the French islands, the planned installation of 37 MW of fuel cell at 12 data centers in California, a 12 MWh project in Jordan to be coupled with PV, the acquisition of RES’ 20 MW project by TRIG in the UK and a 2 MWh project for a remote community in Australia.

Top 5 

  1. The French government selected 67 PV plus storage projects, totalling 63,3 MWp of PV to be installed in the French islands.

 

  1. Bloom Energy and PowerSecure will install 37 MW of fuel cell at 12 data centers in California. The projects are developed through PPAs with Equinix, the datacenter owner.

 

  1. “Jordanian PV manufacturer and EPC Philadelphia Solar is developing a 11MW PV farm, which will be paired with a 12MWh lithium-ion battery. The system will perform peak shaving and load shifting duties to support the grid during daytime hours.”

 

  1. British investment group TRIG acquired RES’ 20 MW project in the UK.

 

  1. A remote community in Northern Territory (Australia) will be equipped with a 1 MWp PV plant and a 2MWh battery system.