Tag: Spain

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

SSE starts work on first Spanish onshore array

February 12, 2024

Via: reNews

SSE Renewables has begun construction of the 64MW Jubera onshore wind farm in the La Rioja region of Spain. The site, located in the town of Santa Engracia del Jubera, is the company’s first onshore array in Spain. SSE Renewables […]

Electric, Energy Consumption

TotalEnergies acquires 200 fast charging sites in Spain

January 30, 2024

Via: PetrolPlaza

TotalEnergies and Wenea are building a leading player in electric mobility in Spain by developing a network of high-power charging hubs. As a first step, TotalEnergies announces that it has acquired Nordian CPO, a subsidiary of Wenea group that owns […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

GE Vernova, Forestalia Reach Deal for Wind Farms in Spain

December 14, 2023

Via: Power Magazine

GE Vernova said the company’s turbines will play a major role in supporting renewable energy in Spain through a collaboration with Forestalia, one of that country’s leading clean energy developers. The companies on Dec. 14 said they had a framework […]

Electric, Energy Consumption

Galp signs new partnerships for discounts and EV development in Spain

June 15, 2023

Via: PetrolPlaza

Galp has unveiled new partnerships to offer its customers new discounts for services and support the transition to alternative fuels. The first partnership involves the addition of CLUB Dia to its loyalty platform. During the months of June, July and […]

Mainstream technologies, News and Policies, Renewable Energy, World

Spain: Grant-qualifying 60MWh battery storage project proposed for Enel Green Power solar PV plant

February 15, 2023

Via: Energy Storage News

A 60MWh battery energy storage project co-located with an existing solar PV plant has been proposed in Spain, the latest to qualify for a recently-announced €150 million (US$160.7 million) package of grants. Company ‘Seguidores Solares Planta 2 SLU’ yesterday (14 […]

Electric, Energy Consumption

Shell boosts EV charging business in Spain and Portugal

July 8, 2022

Via: PetrolPlaza

Shell España SA has acquired 100% of Cable Energía, a Spanish developer and operator of electric vehicle charging points. This acquisition will enable Shell to offer on-the-go EV charging services to drivers and fleets at destination locations in Spain and […]

News and Policies, World

Spanish solar hits historic generation record in month of lockdown

April 3, 2020

Via: PV Resources

Spain’s PV players broke their own records in a month when the country ground to a halt under quarantining measures over the COVID-19 crisis, according to new official figures. Spanish grid operator REE said the technology is “lighting the path” […]

Electric, Energy Consumption, Global

Electricity Demand Decreases Due to Coronavirus Lockdowns

March 30, 2020

Via: Power Magazine

A study published by the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) shows peak demand and energy use decreased as much as 21% in some areas as a result of actions taken to reduce the spread of COVID-19. The report—COVID-19 Bulk System […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Amazon gives green light to new solar projects in the US and Spain

December 3, 2019

Via: CNBC energy

Amazon revealed details of new renewable energy projects in the U.S. and Spain Tuesday, with the tech giant seeking to ramp up the greening of its operations. Together, the three solar projects are expected to generate nearly 700,000 megawatt hours […]

News and Policies, World

Spain now has 900 unmanned petrol stations

August 13, 2019

Via: PetrolPlaza

Out of the 11,646 petrol stations in Spain, only 882 are fully unmmaned, accounting for 7.5% of the total. According to the latest study by the National Commission on Markets and Competition (CNMC), it would be advisable for both the […]

Domestic, Energy Consumption, News and Policies, World

Renewable Energy In Spain: From The ‘Sun Tax’ To The Promotion Of Collective Self-Consumption

April 15, 2019

Via: Forbes

A few weeks before the general elections, the Spanish Government approved on Friday 5 a Royal Decree that regulates the new conditions for self-consumption of electricity, which encourage collective self-consumption and establishes a simplified mechanism for compensation of self-produced and […]

News and Policies, World

Here Are Solar’s Next Gigawatt-Scale Markets

November 29, 2017

Via: Greentech Media

When this year comes to a close, GTM Research expects eight countries will top the 1-gigawatt mark in annual PV installations. By the end of 2018, that number will grow to 13 countries. According to GTM Research’s latest Global Solar […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

The future of wind turbines could be bladeless

September 29, 2017

Via: CNBC energy

With their considerable height and large blades turning almost hypnotically, wind turbines have become an iconic symbol of the planet’s shift to renewable sources of energy. In Spain, however, one business is looking to design wind generators that produce renewable […]