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    How the Duration of a PPA Affects a Hybrid Power Decision

How the Duration of a PPA Affects a Hybrid Power Decision

A mine considering introducing hybrid renewable energy in tandem with gas or diesel generation, should look beyond technology costs, to time-based factors of remaining mine life and the duration of

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    The Future of Renewables in Mining in Australia

The Future of Renewables in Mining in Australia

Renewable energy and mining have conflicting priorities in Australia, the national Minerals Institute reports. Over 50% of Australia’s export income comes from coal, iron ore, and liquefied natural gas. BHP

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Funding made available to advance Burkina Faso solar project

The Banque Internationale pour le Commerce, l’Industrie et l’Artisanat du Burkina will provide $16.5 million in financing to Eren Renewable Energy for a 15 MW solar power plant in Burkina

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SunSHIFT’s movable solar suits New Century Resources

  SunSHIFT’s movable solar suits New Century Resources

Movable solar company SunSHIFT is moving up in the world. The Sydney-based firm landed a new deal to power the

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Building a Landmark Solar Project in Namibia: The B2Gold Story

  Building a Landmark Solar Project in Namibia: The B2Gold Story

Vancouver-based B2Gold is moving forward with a 7 MW solar project in Namibia which has significant bottom line and social

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Indian energy giant Adani to build $100m solar plant in Australia

  Indian energy giant Adani to build $100m solar plant in Australia

Power magnate Adani will diversify its Australian holdings by building a $100 million solar farm in the heart of the

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Bangkok coal miner targets 300 MW with new solar subsidiary

  Bangkok coal miner targets 300 MW with new solar subsidiary

Thai coal giant Banpu is taking solar by the horns with a new downstream unit dubbed Banpu Infinergy, a “one-stop

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Efficient PPAs may propel solar-diesel micro-grid deployment , study says

  Efficient PPAs may propel solar-diesel micro-grid deployment , study says

Streamlining PPAs for hybrid microgrids may hasten their adoption, according to a new study from Munich-based consultancy THEnergy. While hybrid-diesel

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SolarReserve Receives Environmental Approval for 390 Megawatt Solar Thermal Facility with Storage in Chile

  SolarReserve Receives Environmental Approval for 390 Megawatt Solar Thermal Facility with Storage in Chile

Chile is charging full speed ahead with advanced solar energy. The Chilean government recently granted environmental approval for the Likana

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