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Taiwan follows South Korea into WTO complaint over new US solar duties

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 1, 2018

The Taiwan government has decided to lodge an official complaint with the World Trade Organization (WTO) over the latest import duties imposed on solar cells and modules imported into the US. ...

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White House seeks 72 percent cut to clean energy research, underscoring administration’s preference for fossil fuels

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 1, 2018

The Trump administration is poised to ask Congress for deep budget cuts to the Energy Department’s renewable energy and energy efficiency programs, slashing them by 72 percent overall in fiscal...

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Africa Development Bank plans 10GW of solar across the Sahel by 2020

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 1, 2018

The Africa Development Bank (AfDB) is planning huge developments in grid-connected and off-grid solar to support countries in electrification and mitigating climate change across the Sahel...

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EU summons France, Germany, UK to ‘final chance’ pollution talks

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 31, 2018

The EU summoned ministers from France, Germany, Britain and six other polluting member states for a “final chance” today to comply with air quality standards.

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California aims to have 5 million electric cars on the road and 250k charging stations by 2030

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 31, 2018

Last week, California Gov. Jerry Brown announced a series of new executive orders to push the state to have 5 million electric cars on the road by 2030.

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Cypark bags 30MW solar EPC contract in Malaysia

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 29, 2018

Cypark Resources has secured an EPC and O&M contract from Cove Suria (CSSB) for a 30MWac solar plant at Empangan Kelinchi, Negeri Sembila, Malaysia, according to a filing on Bursa Malaysia...

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U.S. solar panel import tariff to hit European, Asian manufacturers

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 24, 2018

President Donald Trump's decision to slap tariffs on solar panel imports is a blow to a booming global industry, and hit stocks in European and Asian solar groups on fears their business might...

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Poland says new European Union renewables target very hard to meet

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 22, 2018

Poland will find it almost impossible to meet an ambitious new target for renewable energy use backed this week by European lawmakers, Energy Minister Krzysztof Tchorzewski said....

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Benchmark EU carbon price rises to highest in more than five years

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 22, 2018

* Benchmark European Union carbon prices rose to 8.77 euros a tonne at 1209 GMT, their highest level since November 2012

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Trump says US could 'conceivably' return to Paris climate change deal

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 12, 2018

President Donald Trump said today that the United States could "conceivably" return to the Paris climate accord, although he stopped short of signaling any move in that direction. ...

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