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TrinaTracker lanza Vanguard 1P, que aumenta el rendimiento energético promedio hasta en un 15% en terrenos desérticos

TrinaTracker launches Vanguard 1P, increasing average energy yield by up to 15% in desert...

TrinaTracker, a leading tracker manufacturer and business unit of Trina Solar, has launched its Vanguard 1P single-row tracker at the World Future Exhibition Summit in Abu Dhabi. The Vanguard 1P series, fully compatible with ultra-high...
La economía del hidrógeno apunta a una nueva dinámica de poder mundial

Hydrogen economy hints at new global power dynamics

Rapid growth of the global hydrogen economy can bring significant geoeconomic and geopolitical shifts giving rise to a wave of new interdependencies, according to new analysis by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). Geopolitics...
Convocatoria de los Premios Eolo 2021 de AEE en sus distintas categorías: Fotografía, Innovación, Integración Rural y Microcuentos

Wind power, the leading power generation technology in Spain with over 23% of the...

2021 was a year of important milestones for wind power in Spain, the main one being that wind power is the leading power generation technology in Spain. Closing figures for 2021 indicate that wind...
El fuerte repunte de la energía del carbón la lleva a un nuevo récord en 2021, amenazando a los objetivos cero neto

Coal power’s sharp rebound is taking it to a new record in 2021, threatening...

The amount of electricity generated worldwide from coal is surging towards a new annual record in 2021, undermining efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Coal power’s sharp rebound is potentially putting global coal demand...
Ingeteam commissions the first PV plant with batteries in Spain

Ingeteam commissions the first PV plant with batteries in Spain

The 40 MW Arañuelo III PV plant is now up and running. This is the first large-scale PV plant in Spain to incorporate an energy storage system, comprising in this case a 3 MW/9...
Los precios de las compensaciones de carbono podrían multiplicarse por cincuenta para 2050

Carbon offset prices could increase fifty-fold by 2050

Prices for carbon offsets – verified emissions reductions equivalent to one ton of carbon each – could be as high as $120/t or as low as $47/t in 2050, according to research company BloombergNEF...
Nace el laboratorio del futuro de Ingeteam: Smart Automation 4.0

Launch of Ingeteam’s laboratory of the future: Smart Automation 4.0

Ingeteam is proud to launch Smart Automation 4.0, its laboratory of the future, located at the Technology Park of Bizkaia, set to pioneer the development of automation and control technologies. This laboratory is named...
Acciona Energía produce en Mallorca el primer hidrógeno renovable industrial de España

Acciona Energía produces in Mallorca first industrial renewable hydrogen in Spain

Power to Green Hydrogen Mallorca, a venture led by Acciona Energía and Enagás, in partnership with CEMEX and IDAE, has started commissioning tests to produce renewable hydrogen at its facilities in Lloseta (Mallorca). The Lloseta...
2021, el mejor año de la historia solar europea. 2022, Europa se prepara para alcanzar un nivel de instalación de 30 GW

2021, the best year in European solar history. 2022, Europe set to hit 30...

Solar power in the Europe Union has again demonstrated a stellar performance in 2021 despite adverse market conditions on various fronts – from the continued negative effects of COVID-19 on our daily lives, to...
Figura 1: División de precios promedio ponderados por volumen de paquetes y celdas. Fuente: BloombergNEF. / Figure 1: Volume-weighted average pack and cell price split. Source: BloombergNEF.

Battery pack prices fall to an average of $132/kWh, but rising commodity prices start...

Lithium-ion battery pack prices, which were above $1,200 per kWh in 2010, have fallen 89% in real terms to $132/kWh in 2021. This is a 6% drop from $140/kWh in 2020. Continuing cost reductions...