Solar farms are starting to “overshadow the state”. Concerns about agriculture are growing

In New York State, concerns are growing over the ubiquitous and expanding swathes of solar farms. These concerns concern renewable energy sources absorbing space with prime arable land. Several state…

As many solar panels in China in one year as in Europe in thirty years

China has announced that it will install a record 217 gigawatts (GW) of photovoltaic panels in 2023. VCG via Reuters Connect Beijing, which last year focused much more on solar…

The new Minister of Energy Roland Lescure devotes his first trip on the subject to a solar farm

By Elsa Bembaron Published 3 hours ago, Update 1 hour ago Roland Lescure, Minister Delegate for Industry and Energy. Francois Bouchon / Le Figaro The Minister Delegate in charge of…

“It is urgent to act to save the last European producers of solar panels”

Lhe managers of one of the last two producers of solar panels in France, Systovi, have alerted the public authorities about the extremely worrying situation in the national photovoltaic sector.…

from nuclear to solar, France has regained its splendor

After a catastrophic 2022, production has increased across the board. France has exported electrons. Forgotten the year 2022, its fears of power cutselectricity lack of sufficient production capacity? Not completely.…

Europe tries to save its solar industry threatened with extinction

A field of photovoltaic panels in Braine l’Alleud, Belgium. ERIC LALMAND/AFP DECRYPTION – Several producers announce closures, drowned out by mive Chinese competition. An electroshock? In mid-January, Meyer Burger, a…

“China is hegemonic at all levels of solar energy, like batteries”

Solar panels in the Gobi Desert in Yinchuan, north China, January 21, 2024. STR / AFP LNumerology, a fundamental element of Chinese culture, is also very useful in economics. The…

Are you considering installing solar panels on your roof? What you need to know before you get started

Certain equipment, such as a swimming pool, makes it possible to optimize solar panels. Engie My Power THE ECO + With energy prices soaring, photovoltaics are attracting more and more…

Japan’s SLIM mission makes historic moon landing, but module’s solar cells produce no power

A Japanese space module landed on the Moon and communication could be established, the Japanese space agency JAXA announced on Friday January 19. “Solar cells [de la sonde] do not…

In Creil, in Oise, the solar energy track on a former aerodrome

The Cestas photovoltaic solar power plant (Gironde), July 29, 2022. THIBAUD MORITZ / AFP To take off, the French solar energy industry plans to take the route of an old…

Why the price of solar panels is collapsing

DECRYPTION – In the space of twelve months, the price of these photovoltaic devices has halved. A situation which could encourage the French to take the plunge. While Bercy and…

In Africa, the promises of solar energy to light up the countryside

Technicians work on the electricity distribution network that runs throughout the village of Idadjo, in the Collines department, central Benin, in June 2023. ARSÈNE ZOUNEME/THE SUN OF BENIN Just one…

Solar: Terre et Lac chooses the Infranity fund to grow

Published on Nov. 21, 2023 at 8:23 a.m.Updated Nov. 21, 2023 at 8:27 a.m. The Lyonnais Land and Lake wants to change dimension. To do this, it opens its capital…

Solar: Chinese giant LONGi is considering setting up in Europe

Published on Nov. 21, 2023 at 7:45 a.m. Is a green bubble about to burst in China? The shift of the planet’s leading polluting country towards green energy has attracted…

The James-Webb telescope also makes discoveries in the outer Solar System

The image of Uranus, taken by the near-infrared camera of the James Webb telescope, reveals a breathtaking view of the planet’s rings. The planet displays a blue tint in this…