SMA 2016 occupy India Super 25 inverter market

Polaris solar Reuters: Germany PV inverter suppliers of SMA recently said that in 2016, India utility PV market shipped over 1 GW, accounting for 26% of the entire market, became India’s second supplier of regicide.

SMA 2016 occupy India Super 25% inverter market

SMA since 2010 to enter India, to launch companies in this market a full line of inverters and a variety of products. In 2016, the SMA in India’s installed capacity doubled compared with the previous year. SMA said the India market is of strategic importance for the company. Company’s local sales and service team will continue to use high quality products and first class service solutions, for which India’s long-term partner, leading developers and the EPC to provide support services. SMA inverter use in large-scale PV power plant, will bring customers significant performance and financial benefits.

Currently in India on the inverter market, Switzerland ABB is one of the largest suppliers, second SMA was Thailand’s third.

Original title: SMA2016 occupy India Super 25% inverter market

Germany KfW restart PV energy subsidies

Polaris solar Reuters: Germany KfW (KfW) announced in Germany to restart the solar + energy subsidies. The Bank currently has Germany won the money the Ministry of economy, will soon begin processing applications for the project.

Germany KfW restart PV + energy subsidies

KfW implementation of subsidy programmes have encountered difficulties last year, dragged on until March commenced, in just 7 months out of funds for the full year. Last October, the funds dried up, KfW had to shelve the subsidy program.

Industry experts expected in 2017 will face shortage of funds. Subsidy commitments have reached 11.5 million euros this year, but reserve funds of only 30 million.

Last year, the KfW loans approved 6500 PV+ storage system, amounting to € 150 million. About 5700 for battery and PV combinations, of which 800 are used in energy storage on modification of existing plant.

Starting from this year, subsidies have been reduced to 19%, and again after six months dropped to 16%.

Original title: Germany Development Bank to restart the solar + energy subsidies

India Solar loan interest rates continue to decline

Polaris solar PV net news: Mercom Capital said in a newly published an analytical report found India Solar project falling lending rates, making low price solar project more feasible.

India Solar loan interest rates continue to decline

The company expects the 2016 Q4, India domestic solar project financing average interest rate is lower than 11%, down more than 11.5% over the last year, which made less than 5 India rupees (US $0.073) project viable.

Mercom said India non-capitalization process to public utilities and banking has brought additional funding, which is perhaps one reason for the relatively low interest rates. Also, due to the falling prices of components and systems, internal rate of return (IRR) is beginning to improve, builders ‘ expectations rose to 13-20%, whereas banks are conservative estimates for 11-19%

India’s solar industry continues to grow rapidly, Mercom estimated to be 2016 installation 4.2 GW, and this year will amount to 9 GW. Investment in this area is booming, 2016 Q4 investment of US $736 million, as well as a India Solar developers listed (IPO).

Original title: India Solar loan interest rates continue to decline

Polaris highlights solar network on January 24 2017 reviews

Polaris solar PV net news: Polaris solar PV NET summary highlights January 24, granted a power station were asked to bid again three years ago many PV companies into a corner, South Korea media said the Chinese solar companies “rolling” foreign enterprise: Japan and South Korea into soup, highly subsidized energy driven by excess power “curse” hard time keeping investment impulse, as follows:

Three years ago were power stations be required to bid many PV companies into a corner

Korean media say Chinese solar companies “rolling” foreign enterprise: Japan and South Korea into soup

New energy power surplus driven by high subsidies “curse” hard time keeping investment impulse

Canada’s largest hedge fund company’s proposed c $2.46 billion acquisition of SunEdison two subsidiaries

Tesla did deviation? Musk why building a Tesla’s energy industry chain

2016 Liaoning “over the Hill” performance of PV installed capacity up to 520,000-kilowatt

Shanxi province, 2016 solar installed capacity of 2.9683 million kW

Zhangjiakou has joined! Spring Festival “scenery” restricted areas to further expand

“Over the Hill” road to abandon comprehensive energy base in Xinjiang in the what?

December results: PV markets Q4 temperature the factory camps harvests long drop

Grid-connected PV business installing tide in China dissolve sticking points remain:

Rural PV occlusion often occurs if the neglect or loss of 10% plant life

United States industry statistics: photovoltaic the number of practitioners is 2.5 times times the thermal power plant

Japan 2016 4 3 electricity from solar power

Polaris solar network from 2012 after the introduction of higher solar subsidies, Japan a lot of imported solar power plant, the annual installed capacity exceeds 10GW. Japan economy, trade and industry (METI) statistics showed that Japan contributed to the solar power plant in 2016, for the National 4.3% of electricity.

Japan 2016 4.3% electricity from solar power

Japan natural energy Consortium (Renewable Energy Institute) analysis of data provided by METI, estimates Japan 2016 as a whole among national electricity, 4.3% from solar photovoltaic power generation, less 2.7% there was a significant growth in 2015. In good sunshine condition second to third quarter of fiscal year 2016 (2016 4 respectively in June and July-September), solar power contributions of 5% and 6% respectively.

All types of renewable energy electricity in 2016 to the Japan electric power demand contributions have come to 14.2%, the highest of which is hydro-electric power, solar PV is the second. Because Japan wind, biomass and geothermal power development of smaller, and therefore contributions are low.

PV Magazine points out that in Japan supported tightening the case of solar energy, solar power is not likely to substantially increased proportion. Each area power grid capacity has its limits even 30 days a year in parts of “do not buy” program, which each year will have 30 days to get FIT to support electricity generated through the loopback network.

, Including EnergyTrend, from all walks of life agreed that Japan’s solar market will exit from the ranks of the world’s top three needs, and gradually moved towards stabilization phase.

Original title: solar contribution of 2016 to electricity: 4.3%

2016 year increase grid connected PV capacity in China probably broken more

Polaris solar PV net news: China PV in 2016, there is still a very significant growth. According to data released by China’s national energy administration, 2016 PV grew 81.6% in 2015 compared with many national cumulative PV also beat 77GW mark, continues to be the world’s first.

2016 year increase grid-connected PV capacity in China probably broken more than 77GW

At the end of 2015, China replaced Germany as the world’s highest cumulative amount of grid-connected PV country, its development continues and no one can. According to the National Energy Board on January 16, issued by the “national electric power industry statistics” in 2016, new grid-connected photovoltaic capacity reached 34.24GW, representing an increase of 2015 81.6%; cumulative PV also came to 77.42GW.

Than the “national electric power industry statistics” related information, grid-connected photovoltaic growth rate is the highest among all energy sources, followed by nuclear power, grid-connected content increases 23.8% addition to wind power, to 13.2% per cent a year in the third. Comparatively, new grid-connected capacity of thermal power stations and hydro annual increase of only 5.3% and 3.9%, respectively.

105GW is here

China’s national energy Administration set “Thirteen-Five” solar PV cumulative installed capacity during target-“105GW”, says it is only based on the target and not the limit, than in recent years but does not alleviate the abandoned power cuts that and subsidy distribution, device scale by 2020 will be accepted, is still unclear.

If a threshold of 105GW, 2017-2020 this 4 years than among the rest of the grid space 30GW, but China has made solar indicators-common ground-station index appended with the 18.1GW,2016 the end of the leader programmes about 6GW, PV 5.6GW on poverty reduction, is approaching the 30GW mark, and that have not yet joined the distributed PV.

China PV system will “Thirteen-Five” more than 105GW, which is now a certainty. The Chinese Government has, through the “Thirteen-Five” energy plan that will facilitate distributed PV to balanced regional development and photovoltaic power generation to reach parity in 2020, making PV transition away from dependence on subsidies, but how to ensure that the subsidy before the real issue with the stable growth of the industry, is the real problem lies.

Original title: 2016, China PV grid-connected years probably broken more than 77GW

2017 silver decline in demand will continue in the PV industry

Polaris solar PV net news: 2017 silver solar energy needs from the record highs, copper instead of threats. According to leading analysts, silver used in photovoltaic cells will remain strong in 2017 and become an increasingly important source of demand, second only to the solar energy industry last year hit a new record.

2017 silver prices will rise, solar panel manufacturers will continue to reduce the battery front and back coating of silver, a trend that began in silver prices soared to nearly $50 per ounce in 2008-2011. Research is pushing for much more cheaper copper instead of silver.

Due to slow new photovoltaic device planned for 2017, “metal-focused” consulting firm said, “we expect demand for photovoltaic panels of silver this year will be slightly slower, though will continue to remain in the global times in 2016, the second high. ”

News and data provider Thomson Reuters, a division of-GFMS, said the solar industry in 2015 more than last year and bought 11% silver, the main use of this is the only growth. It is headquartered in Washington with silver mines, smelters, retailers and Industry Association’s latest estimates based on silver. This makes the silver market demand fell by 9%, and Silver’s daily average prices increased 9% per cent in 2016.

2017 silver decline in demand will continue in the PV industry

▲ Industrial total silver demand and PV industry

According to “metal-focused” the latest data, though much of the jewellery, silverware and silver investment demand dropped last year, but the total amount of industrial growth by 3%, silver high demand from the solar industry is a “key driver”. However, according to the October “PV technology roadmap (ITRPV)” the latest data last year, due to the amount of savings, leading new photovoltaic cells compared with ten years ago, only one-fifth of silver.

Now in the new silver used in photovoltaic cells cost under the current price of just less than 5 cents. According to data compiled by Bloomberg, as global capacity growth and new competition, forcing some manufacturers to sell their products in case of loss, spot buying price of photovoltaic cells for December fell to 36 cents per watt, or about $1.45 each battery.

According to the Association of silver metal analysts CRU12 report, “Bank accounted for 15-25% of the total manufacturing cost of solar panels”. “As a result, it has become the main focus of reducing costs. ”

2017 silver decline in demand will continue in the PV industry

• Each battery silver

“Metal-focused,” said, “starting in 2011, manufacturers try to reduce the amount of silver used in photovoltaic cells, when silver prices close to record prices in the spring. According to the industry data, “best” PV products each battery’s average silver content dropped from 10 years ago, more than half a gram of just 0.1 grams.

2016 continues to conserve momentum now means “World silver consumption growth,” less favourable than 25% new solar energy capacity increases, but “in the past few years, savings rate has slowed markedly. “” In view of the current state of knowledge, “Germany Hayes gold and silver refinery Singapore technician AMO·sitasen in 2015, Dr PV business unit said,” it’s hard to imagine how silver can be replaced, because there is no other material can meet the requirements of price in a similar way. ”

“Silver high process stability is also very good. “However, alternative research continues,” you are using copper instead of Silver’s investment, “Reuters quoted Council Secretary-General yuehan·siminuo in 2016, the second half of the global solar said.

Although in 2011 after prices soared from the so-called “film” to “thin” batteries, “containing silver and aluminum metal paint/ink is used in the current technology the most critical and the most expensive non-silicon materials. ITRPV said. Crystalline silicon PV is the most common type of solar panel.

“As a result, needs to reduce paint consumption … This is very important, because silver prices are expected to remain high. “Silver remains the most widely used c-Si batteries is expected to front side metallization materials, but it faced real challenges from less-expensive copper, according to Jutta Trube ITRPV Dr, 2018 could begin mass production by 2026 will account for 25% of the market.

Original title: 2017 silver decline in demand will continue in the PV industry

CEC 2016 a net increase of grid connected solar power installed capacity increased

Polaris solar PV net news: on January 25, the China electricity Council held a press conference, publishing the national power supply and demand situation analysis and forecast report, 2016-2017.

Report 2016 PV on-grid price period cut policies, such as, the annual net increase of grid-connected solar power installed capacity of 34.79 million-kilowatt, an increase of 1 time, in national planning and policy guidance, more than half net increase of installed capacity is located in the Central and Eastern provinces. Grid-connected solar power capacity by the end of 77.42 million-kilowatt (most of the photovoltaic power generation), rose 81.6%; grid-connected solar power 66.2 billion-kilowatt, and an increase of 72%; grid-connected solar power equipment hours and 1125 hours, fell to 99 hours, drop down expanded 88 hours, abandoned part provinces in Northwest China is more prominent.

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2016-2017-national electric power supply and demand situation analysis

In 2016, the growth in national electricity situation grew, power conversion and consumption structure continued to feature. Total electricity consumption rose 5%, growth is an increase of 4%. Run in the real economy shows steady good signs, summer heat, under the low base effect from a year earlier, three or four quarters of growth in power consumption of the whole society more quickly. Tertiary industry electricity volume growth 11.2%, continued keep high growth, displayed services consumption pull China economic growth role highlight; urban and rural residents life electricity volume growth 10.8%; secondary electricity volume compared growth 2.9%, manufacturing electricity volume compared growth 2.5%, manufacturing in the of four high energy industry total electricity volume compared zero, and equipment manufacturing, and emerging technology and the mass consumer industry growth momentum better, reflect manufacturing industry structure adjustment and transformation upgrade effect continues to appeared, Structural optimization of power consumption. National-caliber power capacity by the end of 1.65 billion kilowatt, rose 8.2%, excess power supply capacity further increase in local areas; non-fossil fuel electricity continued to grow rapidly, further to 4,165 hours hours of thermal power equipment, since 1964, the annual minimum. Coal supply and demand situation from loose to tight in the second half in the first half, overall electricity supply and demand easing, some regions of the country relatively surplus.

Looking ahead to 2017, electricity demand growth is expected to be slower than in 2016; the year installed a little over 100 million-kilowatt, power generation capacity at the end of about 1.75 billion kilowatts, raising the proportion of non-fossil fuel generation capacity further to about 38%; national electricity supply capacity overall surplus, excess in some areas. Hours further reduced to about 4,000 hours of thermal power equipment, power coal prices continue to run high, some provinces power user transactions larger price cuts and deals continue to expand outside power generation cost effective to dredge, coal and electricity enterprises will be further compressed, production and operation of enterprises continue to face serious challenges.

In 2016, the national electric power supply and demand

(A) electricity consumption grew, three or four quarterly growth

2016 national 5.92 trillion kWh of electricity consumption of the whole society, rose 5%, 4% increase over the previous year; each and every quarter over quarter growth 3.2% (deducting the leap-year factor increase of 2.1%), and 2.1%, and 6.5%. Sustained a wide range in the summer heat, the 2015 period low base running, real economy showed steady signs of getting better is the main cause of growth improved in the third quarter. After four quarters, consumption maintained stable and relatively fast growth of the whole society, apart from low base a year earlier, mainly because the real economy running steadily getting better more clear signs. In national advance to capacity policy, and infrastructure investment fast growth, and real estate and car market warmer, integrated effect Xia, building materials, and black and nonferrous metals smelting, important production price General is rose situation, market expected improved, its main products production growth gradually improve; also, traffic transport electrical electronic equipment, and General and the dedicated equipment manufacturing, equipment manufacturing, and style supplies manufacturing, and wood processing and the furniture products industry, mass consumer industry growth also gradually rose, Support maintained a fast growth in consumption of the whole society.

Power consumption main features are:

One is the growth rate of secondary industries and the manufacturing sector improved over the previous year, transformation and upgrading of industrial structure adjustment and the effect continues to emerge. Secondary industry consumption rose 2.9%, is growing much faster than the previous year and 3.7% 2.5% growth in manufacturing sector, growth of 3.1% increased over the previous year. In the manufacturing industries, electricity growth industry of ferrous metal smelting, as well as low growth of chemicals, non-ferrous metal smelting industry behind manufacturing sector growth after the last three, and building materials industries in sixth place. In addition to high energy-consuming industry, most other manufacturing industries to maintain a certain level of growth, including equipment manufacturing, new technology and good momentum of growth in the consumer packaged goods industry, reflecting the current transformation and upgrading of industrial structure adjustment in manufacturing and the effect continues to emerge.

Second, the industry Power consumption of the tertiary industry and its rapid growth. Corresponding to the service sector maintained a fast growth, consumption of the tertiary industry rose 11.2%. Among them, the power in information transmission computer services and software industry grew 15%, continuing the momentum of rapid growth in recent years; transport, storage and postal services electricity consumption of 11.3%, 6.3% increase over the previous year, growth in power consumption for urban public transport 22.3%, electrified railway power 12.5%, reflect transportation energy alternatives in the area was strengthened.

Third, urban and rural residential electricity consumption is increasing rapidly. Annual electricity consumption rose 10.8%, 5.8% increase over the previous year, affected by temperature factor driving larger, in which the growth of 18.4% in the third quarter, a 10-year growth rate of urban and rural residents consumption quarter high; in addition, as China’s urbanization rate and level of electrification of the residents gradually improved, household consumption has been steadily increasing.

Four is the continuing growth momentum in converting power consumption, consumption continues to adjust. From electricity growth power see, 2016, secondary, and tertiary industry and urban and rural residents life electricity volume respectively pull society electricity volume growth 2.1, and 1.4 and 1.4%; secondary in the of four high energy industry on society electricity volume growth pull for zero, current, society electricity volume growth main power from Qian some years of traditional high energy industry, continued to services, and life electricity, and emerging technology industry and the mass consumer industry conversion.

Power consumption structure, in 2016, one or two, and urban and rural residential electricity consumption accounted for the proportion of electricity consumption of the whole society are 1.8%, 71.1%, 13.4% and 13.6%. Compared with the previous year, and the percentage of urban and rural residents consumption of the tertiary industry 0.7%; proportion of secondary industry 1.5%, four 1.5% reduction in proportion of total electricity consumption in high energy-consuming industry, visible, decline in proportion of secondary industries of electricity due to high energy-consuming industry decline.

Five is the East, the growth rate of electricity consumption in the central region’s leading before and after low-high trend. Eastern, Central, Western and Northeast China respectively growth in total electricity consumption, 5.9%, and 5.4% and 2.7% and East and central region’s electricity situation is relatively good, is the electricity the main engine of growth. Quarterly trend of electricity were low in all regions after trends, electricity improve more obvious since the second half of the regions.

(B) generating capacity growth, surplus power supply capacity in General

In 2016, the main electric power enterprise’s total investment grew by 3.3%. At the national distribution network construction and transformation plan of action and a new round of upgrading rural power grids and other policy guidance, grid investments grew by 16.9%, which accounted for 58% power grid with a total investment of 110,000 volts and below the grid investment rose 35.6%; to promote orderly development of coal-fired power stations under the influence of a range of policy measures, such as, power investments fell 12.9%.

In 2016, the national net generating capacity of 120 million kW, 21.86 million-kilowatt less than the previous year, including a net increase of non-fossil energy generation capacity of 72 million-kilowatt, close to last year’s level, while coal and electricity net scale down 11.54 million-kilowatt, control the pace of investment, optimize investment structure of electric power industry’s effects begin to emerge. By the end of 2016, national-caliber power generation capacity of 1.65 billion kilowatt, rose 8.2%, non-fossil energy 600 million kilowatts, share of the total generating capacity over the same 1.7%. Annual national total diameter capacity of 5.99 trillion kWh, an increase of 5.2%; 3,785 hour using hour of power generation equipment, compared with 203 reduction in hours.

Power supply the main features are:

A net increase of installed capacity of thermal power is decreased over the previous year, equipment utilization hours the lowest since 1964. In 2016, the thermal power investment rose to 0.9%, of which coal investments fell 4.7%, reversing the previous two years the momentum of sustained, rapid growth of investment in coal; net increase of thermal power installed capacity 53.38 million-kilowatt, down 19.83 million-kilowatt, which coal, electricity and a net increase of 47.53 million-kilowatt, down 11.54 million-kilowatt, coal investment and net size reduction reflects the Government’s policy to promote orderly development of coal-series measures the effect is obvious. The end of 2016, the national thermal power capacity of 1.05 billion kWh, an increase of 5.3% in full aperture, full aperture thermal power generating capacity grew by 2.4%, from 2013 to achieve positive growth for the first time. Equipment utilization hours of 4,165, reduced to 199 hours over the previous year.

Second hydropower investment decreased for four consecutive years, hours to maintain a high level of equipment. Hydropower investment fell 22.4%, has declined for four consecutive years; a net increase of water and electricity installed capacity 12.59 million-kilowatt, which pumped 3.66 million-kilowatt. The end of 2016, the national hydropower capacity of 330 million kW, an increase of 3.9% in full aperture. National hydroelectric generating capacity rose in full aperture of 6.2%, water changes and other factors, characteristics of the annual electricity production of high to low. Equipment utilization hours of 3,621 hours, increase over the previous year for 31 hours, annual third level for nearly 20 years.

Third, wind power investments decrease, Eastern and middle regions of NET installed capacity accounts for half. Wind electric investment declined 25.3%, first appeared declined, declined of area for West and Northeast, compared respectively declined 49.7% and 46.8%, and East, and central area compared respectively growth 35.1% and 13.1%, East, and central area wind electric investment share than last year sharply improve 22%; annual net grid wind electric installed 17.43 million-kilowatt, than last year reduced 16.84 million-kilowatt, which East, and Central share half, more Qian years obviously improve. Wind power investment and production decreased, layout, reflecting the timely adjustment of wind power development, enterprise investment and gradually rationalized, more emphasis on quality and efficiency. National grid-connected wind power installed capacity at the end of 150 million kW, an increase of 13.2%, the total installed capacity for 9%; grid-connected wind power generating capacity 30.1%, uses hour 1742 hours, an increase of 18-hour, but abandoned wind conditions are still prominent in the Northwest and Northeast.

Four are grid-connected solar power capacity and power generation growth, equipment utilization hours declined from the previous year. PV on-grid price period cut policies, such as, the annual net increase of grid-connected solar power installed capacity of 34.79 million-kilowatt, an increase of 1 time, in national planning and policy guidance, more than half net increase of installed capacity is located in the Central and Eastern provinces. Grid-connected solar power capacity by the end of 77.42 million-kilowatt (most of the photovoltaic power generation), rose 81.6%; grid-connected solar power 66.2 billion-kilowatt, and an increase of 72%; grid-connected solar power equipment hours and 1125 hours, fell to 99 hours, drop down expanded 88 hours, abandoned part provinces in Northwest China is more prominent.

Five are nuclear power installed capacity and power generation growth, equipment utilization hours continued to decline. Nuclear power investment compared declined 10.5%; end of national nuclear power installed 33.64 million-kilowatt, and compared growth 23.8%, electricity compared growth 24.4%; equipment using hours 7,042 hours, and compared declined 361 hours, has continuous 3 years declined, which, Liaoning nuclear power equipment using hours for 4,982 hours, main is for Northeast Power excess, and coupled with near two years more Taiwan nuclear power unit gradually production, led to part nuclear power unit drop load run even downtime alternate.

Six trans-regional, TRANS-provincial power growth is an increase. Growth in trans-regional power transmission 6.9%, 4.1% increase over the previous year, spanned volume growth mainly grid power transmission through Northwest UHV delivery to dissolve new energy and hydropower in Southwest. TRANS-provincial electricity output grew 4.8%, over a year earlier to 5.9%, grid sending electricity from West to East in the South grew 3.3%.

Seven is the national coal supply and demand situation from loose to tight, smooth supply of natural gas for power generation in General. Under the influence of coal capacity controlled production policy, decline in coal output fell by significantly more than consumption, resulting in power coal supply and demand imbalance, coal supply and demand situation gradually from a loose parts into tight, tense, sharp rise in coal prices, coal and electricity enterprises operating difficulties. A quarter of national gas demand rebounded, partial natural gas supply for individual regions were affected, and several quarters after overall smooth supply of natural gas for power generation.

(C) national power supply and demand further easing, surplus parts

In 2016, the excess power supply and demand further easing, some regions of the country. Subregional, regional electricity general balance of supply and demand in North, East, Central, southern regional general easing of supply and demand, the Northeast and Northwest regional power supply excess capacity.

Two national power supply and demand situation, 2017 forecast

(A) the growth in electricity consumption of the whole society than in 2016

Considering the macroeconomic situation, services and residential development trends, energy alternatives, real estate and automotive industry policy adjustments, the 2016 summer heat and other factors, at the annual air temperature level case is expected around 2017 national electricity consumption of the whole society grew 3%. Summer or winter extreme climatic fluctuations may lead to consumption of the whole society from top to bottom 1%; in addition, steady growth government policy measures at all levels adjustment may result in fluctuating electricity consumption of the whole society about 0.5%.

(B) capacity continues to just over 100 million-kilowatt, non-fossil energy accounted for further improving

Year national infrastructure added generation capacity around 110 million kilowatts, of which non-fossil fuel generation capacity around 60 million-kilowatt. Expected end of 2017-generating capacity will reach 1.75 billion kilowatts, non-fossil energy generating 660 million kilowatts and the proportion of the total installed capacity will rise to around 38%.

(C) the overall surplus power supply capacity, hours of thermal power equipment to further reduce

National electric power supply capacity in the overall surplus for the year is expected, among them, the regional electricity general balance of supply and demand in North China power grid, East China, central China, overall easing of regional electricity supply and demand in China Southern power grid, Northeast and Northwest China power grid more regional power supply excess capacity. Expected annual electricity generation equipment using hours about 3,600 hours, of which thermal power equipment hours, will fall to about 4,000 hours.

Third, the proposal

(A) persist in power planning guidance to guide, promote implementation of power “Thirteen-Five” development goals

Recently, my “Thirteen-Five” energy planning and planning, special planning released 2017 is the key to conscientiously implement various types of planning year, grasping implement is crucial.

A seriousness and authority is to improve the planning, ensure that the power development “Thirteen-Five” planned landing. Planning is the “Thirteen-Five” of energy and power development programme of action and the preparation of relevant planning guidance document, the layout of the basis for major projects. Recommendations based on the global power industry, strengthen planning and integrated energy planning, other special planning of cohesion, strengthening national planning and coordination of provincial planning convergence, adhered to the project planning guidance, project implementation plans, improve the planning authority.

Second is to improve the planning of scientific, instructive, planning rolling major amendments in a timely manner. During the planning and implementation of various influencing factors are complex and variable. Recommends the strengthening of planning and execution management, improve and implement planned mid-term evaluation mechanisms, relevant research work carried out in a timely manner, the rolling revision of the plan. According to the “Thirteen-Five” program, science set in 2020, 2030 energy consumption structure and objectives, appropriate reasonable interval to maintain power growth and flexibility.

Third, improve their overall planning, coordination, and strengthening local planning guidance and supervision of the work of relevant State departments. At present, the provincial energy (electricity) planning and implementation by the provinces (regions and municipalities). Suggests an increase in total quantity control of provincial electric power planning and involved national layout, and interprovincial transportation of regional power plans, and establish effective supervision and constraint mechanism, inhibition of local unreasonable investment impulse, strict control of coal-electricity development, ease the contradiction between supply and demand of electricity.

(B) improving the forecast and early warning systems and mechanisms to ensure power for economic development under the new normal and smooth operation

At present, China’s economic development into the new normal, the external environment and internal cause changes in the conditions, creating overlays, interactions, power brings a lot of uncertainty principles need to be problem-based, goal-oriented, focused and difficult, early warning, guide, timely action to ensure a smooth-running.

First, strengthening the investigation and analysis on new situation and problems in a timely manner. The “Thirteen-Five” period, the power complex development environment, frequent changes, particularly as decentralization, reform of electric power market, working on project approvals, power gravity sinks. Recommends that the relevant State departments to strengthen grass-roots research, field guide, timely information and analysis of electric power planning and implementation and operation of the new situations and new problems.

Second, improve the forecast and early-warning mechanism, timely manner to reduce risk. Power supply capacity of the current shows surplus, excess coal increased risk, especially in late 2016 unexpected soaring coal prices, all that power risks remain. Recommend a sound estimate index system of early warning mechanisms and, warning levels, and other related information in a timely manner to guide investment directions, science direct investment activities, promote the optimization, development effectiveness, reduce risk, and ensure development.

Third, perfect the policy “Toolkit”, acted in a timely manner. In complex situations, once market failure, an urgent need for government intervention in a timely manner, any policies that are based on research, analysis and discussion. Recommended power run situations and issues that may occur, advance research and planning, forming a series of policy options, according to the market at any time, “card”, a timely response to natural disasters and similar emergencies emergency problems such as soaring coal prices, to improve regulatory efficiency and effectiveness.

(C) the safe operation of new issues to ensure power system safe and stable operation and reliable power supply

Power demand continued to decline cases, generator set low, unit depth peak, frequent starts and stops, even nuclear power units participating peaking unit operating conditions has changed a lot, brings to the safe operation of the power system challenges and the urgent need to take measures to deal with.

Is promoting the main grid and network construction to optimize grid structure. Proposal as soon as possible to solve the “weak ankylosing” problem, hierarchical partitioning, scientific and reasonable strong grid structure. On China’s future development goals and overall pattern of forward-looking, systematic design, produced a clear, scientific layout, reasonable structure, easy to implement long-term grid plan, avoid repeated construction and technological transformation.

Second, strengthen network source management, strengthening the technical supervision and guidance. Electricity reform “grid separation” NET source after coordination and management, recommended that the national energy administration organizations to develop and improve the network security management-related special provisions to strengthen safety management, clear regulatory and primary responsibility for the implementation of full play to industry organizations and the role of intermediary institutions, strengthening the technical supervision and guidance.

III strengthening quality supervision, improve the reliability of electric main equipment safety. Recommends the strengthening of electrical equipment life cycle whole process safety management, perfect quality, operation and maintenance of equipment, standards testing and other areas. Major transmission channel node devices, overloading of power transmission and transformation facilities, low load operation monitoring, timely implementation of corrective measures to eliminate hidden dangers. Attention unit running at low load characteristics, equipment design and selection, strict quality control equipment.

(D) the solution to new energy to dissolve problem, reduce the unreasonable give up wind up light water

In recent years, China’s sustained and rapid development of new energy power generation, power structure continues to be optimized, but new energy was growing too fast, centralized, network sources is not harmonious contradictions, abandon the growing problem, transformation and upgrading of power bottlenecks, it is urgent to solve problems.

Are to change the thinking of new energy development, improving the quality of development. Recommends the strengthening of coordination between the new energy development policies, insisted on distributed development with focus on the development of a two pronged approach, based on local resources and absorptive capacity to develop differentiated development policies, optimizing development layout to curb sprawl, ensure water, abandoning wind, left rates at a reasonable level.

Second is to strengthen the construction of delivery channels, enhance the ability of resources allocation. Recommends that effective measures be taken, making full use of existing inter-provincial transmission channel; to plan as a guide, to resolve the issue as an important starting point for the current stock, accelerating the construction of the delivery channel, and expand new sources of power to dissolve and configuration capabilities.

Third, enhance the flexibility of the system and to improve power system peak capacity. On one hand, by accelerating the construction of pumped gas, peak power, promote the reformation of coal electric flexibility measures such as improving peak capacity on the other, further optimization of the power dispatching operation, improve demand-side response, accelerate the ancillary services market, peak and Valley electricity prices and a series of supporting policies and floor, improve peak enthusiasm.

Four is to strengthen coordination, break down the barriers, develop new market for energy power to dissolve. Strengthening wind electric, and PV power supportability acquisition about policy of implementation steering, perfect priority scheduling mechanism, break province between barriers, established conducive to new energy across district elimination na of market mechanism; advance can renewable energy and thermal power power right trading replacement, and can renewable energy alternative coal-fired owned power plant power, active promotion electric heating, variety form of power alternative, promote can renewable energy near elimination na; advance implementation can renewable energy power full supportability acquisition system, and corresponding established power run monitoring assessment system.

(E) increase policy support, reducing business costs and risks

At present, electricity demand growth slowed, falling prices, fuel costs rise, increased risk of excess capacity, energy saving renovation of heavy multiple contradictions woven overlay, enterprises are operating under severe stress and difficulties, it is urgent to increase policy support, create a good atmosphere for enterprise development.

One is to improve the coal linkage mechanism, reasonable ease coal enterprises sharply rising fuel costs. 2015 has twice lowered the national power of new coal-fired electricity price, direct transactions to further reduce power price, and fuel costs, environmental costs rise, continuing decline in coal and electricity use hour lead generation marginal costs are also rising, coal enterprise cost volatility significantly weakening resistance. Recommended improving coal linkage mechanism, re-adjust linkage period, price mechanism and other key with reasonable ease coal and electricity costs.

Second, further improve the mechanism of coal, electricity and environmental protection subsidies, renewable energy subsidies in full and on time. Recommends will coal electric environmental electric price subsidies adjustment for “price outside subsidies”, in market competition electric price zhiwai according to degrees electric standard give subsidies, guarantees participation market competition of electricity also can get due of environmental subsidies income; speed up solution can renewable energy electric price additional grants funds history debt problem, expanded subsidies funds source channel, simplified can renewable energy subsidies declared, and allocated process, ensure can renewable energy subsidies timely full issued in place, perfect can renewable energy power subsidies pricing mechanism and the related policy.

Thirdly, as soon as possible, according to “zombie firms” employees diversion, targeted policies such as bank debt relief. Tips to help power companies inefficient asset disposal losses and corporate governance work, and give some financial aid.

Four is to improve the policy of seriousness, consistency and stability. Recommendations overall pricing policies of the Government and State-owned capital preservation and appreciation, performance evaluation of State-owned enterprises related mutual cohesion policy, strengthening energy-efficient low-carbon policies in an integrated and coordinated, focused on top-tier design, give full play to industry, strengthen the guiding role of the market mechanism, reduce administrative costs and reduce the burden on enterprises.

Five is the Guide to promote energy alternatives. Adhere to the Government-led, national industrial policy formulation, planning, pricing policies and subsidies and so actively promote energy alternatives, to promote low-carbon clean development, increase the proportion of electric energy in final energy consumption, while promoting increased supply of electric power enterprise distribution, ease the contradiction between supply and demand of electricity.

(Vi) relationship between reform and development, promote sustainable development of power industry

(2015) issued the 9th, greatly mobilized the enthusiasm of the parties involved in the reform, but in the case of matching system is not perfect, imperfect mechanisms, liberalisation power too quickly, easily lead to vicious competition, is not conducive to market development and reform in an orderly fashion, needs to coordinate the relationship between the parties, actively and steadily promote reform.

Is coordinated and integrated power system, State-owned enterprise reform, reform of State-owned assets supervision and management system, such as multiple and industry development, improve relevant policies. Recommendation insists on guaranteed industries running at a reasonable interval and the healthy development of the premise, and promote industry reform and industrial regulation, ordered open electricity market transactions, avoid risk quickly gathered from various negative factors that stack, causing large operating losses of enterprises.

Second, to further improve the market system. Recommend sticking problem-oriented and goal-directed, conscientiously sum up the problems exposed in the power market construction in some areas, further improve the mechanism to further regulate market access, transmission and distribution price approved, trade institutions and other key aspects, a sound credit system construction of power market, established and trustworthy encouragement and punishment mechanism, strengthen direct trade contracts binding, contract implementation.

Third, strengthening the guidance and supervision of the provincial electricity markets work. Recommends that the relevant State departments in market access rules, and market rules, clean energy to dissolve, transmission and distribution price approved to strengthen guidance and supervision, corrected with unreasonable protectionist policies, maintain market order, ensuring effective promotion of electricity market reform.

Four are standard power plant management, and create a market environment for fair competition. As soon as possible perfection of self-provided power plant management policies and regulations, power plant, additional government funds and cross-subsidies imposed in place, contribute effectively to the implementation of policy cross-subsidized electricity prices, while effective regulatory mechanisms to establish and perfect the power plant.

Original title: ITU Publications in the national power supply and demand situation analysis report 2016-2017

United States renewable energy leader status in jeopardy

Polaris solar PV net news: the new United States President Trump renewable energy is not positive, its tendency to embrace traditional energy and oil shale. But before Trump took office, United States Department of energy (Department of Energy,DOE) has published a report, data: United States solar has more employees than the number of conventional energy.

United States renewable energy

DOE published by the United States energy and employment report (U.S. Energy and Employment Report), the statistics show, United States in the first quarter of 2016 when the solar power industry reached 374,000, is the largest among all the energy industry, 43%; a 25% figure compared with the previous year. Wind power industry employees 101,738 people, representing a growth of 32%.

Contrast, coal-fired, natural gas, fuel the sum of traditional thermal power employees 151,000 people, although annual growth of 11%, but fewer than half of the solar power industry. Traditional fossil fuel power generation industry in total employment for 187,117 people, accounting for 22% of total power generation industry.

United States renewable energy

United States the number of power generation industry in China. Dark green: 2015, light green: 2016. (Source: United States DOE)

The same report points out that among all the solar power industry, construction and installation of 36.7% is, 26.5% is the sales staff is 15.3%, 18.5% is the manufacturer, professional services, another 3% other related work. From this point of view, solar power industry for the United States to create considerable employment figures, and consists mainly of new solar systems build demand-driven.

United States renewable energy

United States latest statistical proportion of the solar energy-related industry. (Source: United States DOE)

Renewable energy industry growth

DOE report, there are currently about 6.4 million in energy-related industries across the United States in 2016, adding 300,000 people; additional work to the energy industry accounts for United States 14% of 2016 new work.

Coal-fired electricity generating capacity was reduced from between 2006 and 2016, September, 53%, and continues to decline, future employees will also reduce. Compared with gas power generating capacity increased by 33% during this period, solar exposure was increased by 5,000, growing from 508,000MWh to 28,000,000MWh. Therefore, several types of energy between ebb and flow also increases the number of workers.

In addition, the United States between September 2015 to September 2016, distributed solar generation capacity grow by 35%; after the large solar power plants, wind power generation, solar power growth rate for the year came to 52%.

Energy in transition

Report Express: “gradually switching to switch to natural gas in coal-fired power generation, as well as boosting low-carbon energy generation, driven by United States energy mix is changing. That shift reflects on changes in the employee data. Industry increase in the number of natural gas, solar energy, wind energy, mining and other related industries is a decrease in the number of. ”

The independent newspaper (The Independent) cited DOE senior adviser David Foster, said the figures showed that 21st century economic and development direction of energy technologies in the future. He said that, regardless of whether it can continue to push down the price of solar energy and natural gas, or if energy consumption with smart grid and more fuel-efficient cars more popular reduction, energy innovation to the United States are important for the economic growth momentum. Foster said: “after all, in 2016, (energy industries) accounted for 14% of the new work. ”

Trump negative attitudes towards renewable energy related concerns have been undermining United States determination to put into fighting climate change. In June 2013, Obama’s climate action programme (Climate Action Plan) is still able to trump the ruling era continues, all with bated.

According to the latest DOE report shows that the strength of the new energy economic growth cannot be ignored, but if the Trump to implement its energy policy, the independent newspaper pointed out that United States will most likely lose energy leader status.

Original title: United States official data: solar industry than traditional energy twice times

2016 in Inner Mongolia wulanchabu installed grid connected PV capacity of 945

Polaris solar PV net news: first, the power installed capacity

In 2016, wulanchabu city maintained a momentum of rapid development of the power industry, thermal power, wind power, photovoltaic power industry go hand in hand. Power generation enterprises above designated 6,000-kilowatt and 81, the total installed capacity of 13.4 million-kilowatt, 12.1% of the total installed capacity of all, second largest in the region.

(A) thermal power

Thermal power plant in the city 12 (including 4-owned power generation enterprises), the total installed capacity of 7.56 million-kilowatt (point generator capacity on the network 3.6 million-kilowatt, for generator capacity of 460,000-kilowatt), 10% of the total installed capacity of thermal power. Specific thermal power distribution situation for Jining District 2 households, respectively is huaning thermal power plant (2×15 million kW), and jingning thermal power plant (2×35 million kW); zhuozi County 2 households, respectively for China electric zhuozi power plant (2×20 million kW), and China Iraq zhuozi power plant (2×20 million kW, owned unit); fengzhen 3 households, respectively for Feng power plant (4×20 million kW), and Xinfeng thermal power plant (2×30 million kW), and Beijing long power plant (2×60 million kW, points on network power plant); liangcheng County 1 households, For Beijing can daihai power plant (4×60 million kW, points on network power plant); xinghe County 1 households, for xinghe thermal power plant (2×35 million kW); Chayouhouqi 2 households, respectively for Ulan cement China State power plant (2×1.5 million kW, owned unit), and cast dimension technology owned power plant (2×1.2 million kW, owned unit); cyqq 1 households, for wulanchabu days dew sugar owned power plant (1×0.6 million kW, owned unit).

(B) wind power

Grid-connected wind power enterprises of the whole city 44, 4.895 million kW of installed capacity of wind power, accounting for 19.2% of the total wind power installed capacity, ranking first. City flag in wind power generation enterprises to justice right 11, Total installed capacity of 1.5815 million kilowatts; siziwang banner 6, total installed capacity 847,500 kW; huade County 5, total installed capacity of 693,000 kW; cyhq 6, the total installed capacity of 545,500 kW; Shangdu County 6, total installed capacity of 348,600 kW; zhuozi County 4, the total installed capacity of 382,800 kW; cyqq 2, the total installed capacity of 298,800 kW; xinghe County 4, the total installed capacity of 198,000 kilowatts.

(C) photovoltaic power generation

Currently 25 photovoltaic grid-connected power generation enterprises in the city, installed grid-connected capacity of 945,000 kW, total PV installed capacity of 14.9%, second largest in the region. Photovoltaic power generation enterprises in siziwang banner in the city 5, total installed capacity 210,000-kilowatt; cyqq 4, total installed capacity 170,000-kilowatt; Shangdu 3, total installed capacity 140,000-kilowatt; view right flag 4, total installed capacity 90,000-kilowatt; County 2, total installed capacity 70,000-kilowatt; 2 zhuozi County, Total installed capacity of 65,000 kW; Jining District 1, the total installed capacity of 50,000-kilowatt; xinghe County 1, the total installed capacity of 50,000-kilowatt; cyhq 2, the total installed capacity of 70,000-kilowatt; fengzhen 1, the total installed capacity of 30,000-kilowatt.

Second, electricity

The city’s total power generation capacity of 49.83 billion kWh of power generation enterprises, an increase of 11.7%, of which thermal power total power generation capacity of 38.08 billion kWh, an increase of 10.5%; cumulative wind power capacity reached 10.31 billion kWh, an increase of 13.4%; PV power total power generation reached 1.44 billion kWh, an increase of 37.1%.

Third, power consumption

Total electricity consumption of the whole society in the city amounted to 30.81 billion kWh, an increase of 12.87%, growth ranking second in the region, compared to the total growth rate 10.43%. Industrial total consumption of 29.03 billion kWh, an increase of 13.52%, growth ranking second in the region, compared to the total growth rate 11.71%. When the cumulative electricity consumption of calcium carbide industry 6.9 billion-kilowatt, rose 21.18%; Ferroalloy industry cumulative electricity consumption to 14.82 billion kWh, an increase of 11.17%.

Average load 3.43 million-kilowatt in the city, an increase of 400,000-kilowatt, maximum load reached 4.281 million kilowatts, when the maximum daily consumption of 96.42 million-kilowatt, are at record highs.

Four characteristics, power running

(A) the rapid increase of electricity production

Jingning, XING power plant put into operation in thermal power plant and grid-connected wind power added volumes 90,000-kilowatt, 1.49 million-kilowatt increase in generating capacity. Align the city thermal power units and 25 families with 2.68 million-kilowatt wind power capacity to participate in multilateral trade, when the annual total power 11.6 billion-kilowatt, ensuring the growth of electricity generation and wind power to dissolve. Average utilization hours of wind power at 2045 hours, an increase of 262 hours and reduce abandon wind phenomenon.

(B) difficulties in tracking thermal power enterprise and management

The coal price hikes, price cut, multilateral trade concessions in price increases and lower utilization hours, such as multiple negative factors, tracking sharp drop in thermal power business performance are also found in varying degrees of losses.

(C) industrial consumption to maintain strong growth momentum

Sharp rise in product prices and electricity and comprehensive policy support, the 75% of the industrial consumption of iron alloy, calcium carbide industry growing electricity consumption, business investment and confidence, increased power load 400,000-kilowatt.

(D) implementation of integrated power policy strong

Annual electricity cost of 2.216 billion yuan, an increase of 56%. Multilateral trading power and number of transactions are among the area’s first. QIAN Qi Xu Feng alloy company, baiyan Lake chemical industry companies to enter the long trading range, Rui-Sheng 5 enterprises into competitive industries such as graphite company bidding ranges, household electricity price of 0.26 yuan per kilowatt hour, for the lowest price, attracting characteristic advantage industry gathering, wulanchabu city transfer provides a stronger policy support.

Original title: 2016 power running, wulanchabu city

Anhui Huainan Pan Sun photovoltaic company land Office for illegal construction

Arctic star solar PV network news: by check, October 2016 Huainan Pan Yang PV power limited (statutory representative people: Jiao Wenguang) occupied Panji district ancient ditch Hui CAI Temple village collective land for the company switch station project construction, the project has Huainan development and Reform Committee record (Huainan development reform Board on mud River 20WM fishing light complementary PV power project record of notification Huai sent modified approval (2016) 121th,), and through has Huainan land resources Council construction with to pre ( Pan Yang photovoltaic power plant, Huainan on NIHE 20MW Yue Kwong complementary set of photovoltaic power generation project in hotan Street 20MW 35KV substation Yue Kwong mutual complement photovoltaic power generation project construction land pre-trial comments and letters of famous land and capital letters (2016) 122th), land procedures are approved. For PV enterprise of particularity, requirements when took construction index, when built production, while Huainan Pan Yang PV power limited procurement of equipment nowhere store, long-term placed will caused serious destroyed, in this situation Xia, Huainan Pan Yang PV power limited in without any units either personal approved agreed began started construction, Huainan land resources Council has to its issued has ordered stop violations notice, November 11, 2016 filed survey.

Field surveys, the status in the territory of the ancient Gou Miao village, Hui CAI, North for arable land, East for sewage treatment plants, cultivated land in West, South Road, covering an type of paddy fields, covering an area of 3702.77 square meters, 763.4 square meters, in line with the ancient ditch Hui general plans.

Over the fact that interrogation, site survey notes, photos to prove it.

Party fails to make the statement, within the statutory time limit, hearings to be heard.

To sum up, Pan Yang, Huainan photovoltaic power generation limited (legal representative: Jiao Wenguang) unauthorized illegal land to build switching stations are in violation of the People’s Republic of China Law on land management article, 43rd, 44th of the rules and should be punished. According to the People’s Republic of China Law on land management article 76th and the People’s Republic of China regulations on implementation of the land management law article 42nd of Anhui provincial land and resource management systems and the imposition of administrative penalty discretion (trial) provides that the penalties are as follows:

1 Pan Yang photovoltaic power plant, Huainan, ordered to refund 3702.77 square meters of land illegally occupied within six months;

2 Pan Yang photovoltaic power plant, Huainan, confiscation of the buildings built on illegally occupied land 763.4 square and other facilities;

3, and a fine 55541 (illegal land 15 yuan per square meter).

Party should since received this administrative punishment decided book of day up 90 days within perform this decided; by fine punishment of must in received this administrative punishment decided book of day up 90 days within will fine pay to confiscated paragraph designed households, due not paid fine of, daily by fine amounts of 3% added at fine; on ordered deadline demolition of must in received administrative punishment decided book 15th within itself demolition, expires not prosecution and not itself demolition of, this organ will law application Court forced implementation.

Aggrieved by the penalty decision, can be received within 60 days of the date of this decision, Huainan city, according to law the people’s Government of Anhui provincial land and resources department apply for reconsideration or, or within 6 months of a people’s Court according to law. If no application for reconsideration, not prosecuted, nor performs the decision on punishment, the organ will apply to the people’s Court for compulsory execution.

The December 15, 2016

Original title: land and capital penalty written decision of administrative penalty-Huai (2016) No. 6028

Strong gains in middle reaches of the solar monocrystalline cell gains the most

Polaris solar PV net news: section in the middle of profits crunch solar polycrystalline silicon wafer and cell since last week after the price increase, up rising, previous losses larger single crystal solar cell prices this week the most obvious section, especially Silicon is still scarce, single Crystal product follow-up rally so far will remain fierce.

Dan Jingjing stick, wafer capacity full up and continue expansion, making China’s polysilicon to February is still in short supply, and sold up to RMB142~145/kg. Since most wafer 1-2 months in advance before finalizing the order, expected before early February polysilicon prices rose steadily, also let non-China poly silicon grade held steady at US$14~15.5/kg.

Polycrystalline silicon wafer prices lift between the two sides, but due to the solar cell price increase has not yet been set, polysilicon prices are still slightly messy, China between the offer of RMB5.15~5.3/pc, Taiwan offers at around US$0.65~0.68/pc. As part of the lunar new year of polycrystalline silicon wafer factory does not fully open, may lack efficient polycrystalline continued making gains after the Chinese new year should be able to stand on the US$0.69/pc.

Longi, Central, two manufacturers of new capacity may be gradually released in 3-4 month, Silicon shortage still no signs of settlement before the March, although leading plant than with coarse open too much price difference, but the rest are still shortages continue to shill on the occasion, the market price has reached US$0.82~0.85/pc, RMB6.2~6.3/pc, silicon chip prices will remain stable in the short term increase.

Single and multi crystalline solar cells this week to increase significantly, the poly-18.4% sold already stands US$0.22/W, conventional single crystal silicon wafer is difficult to buy, less supply, Taiwan between the price rose to US$0.25~0.28/W in one fell swoop. China offers padded polycrystalline RMB1.8/W between RMB1.95~1.98/W, single crystal, compared with China’s monocrystalline cell gains more quietly. As prices have rallied sharply, many battery factories does not finish production in January, and in the battery after installing surge launched in China continue to rise when more can be sold.

Opened up the Middle, and component prices are due to too much capacity hard to pick up. Although some European and American components due to padded cell procurement prices and want to shill, but strong demand outside of China, around the component still does not improve, prices still remain weak.

Original title: strong gains in middle reaches of the solar monocrystalline cell gains the most drama

Distributed PV ushered in the annual household item return daikao

Polaris solar PV net news: the development trends of distributed PV from 2016 to discuss all the way into the year 2017. Due in 2016, the Government’s policy support, distributed PV will be 2017 as the new year in the industry, have high hopes for investment and financing.

Distributed PV ushered in the

“National PV industry in Jiangsu Province, Jiangsu PV industry accounts for above 50% national 2016 new energy industry of Jiangsu Province achieved sales revenue of more than 400 billion, including photovoltaic industry sales of 280 billion. “A few days ago, in 2016 China PV industry annual meeting, Tang Xuewen, Director of Department of energy new energy in Jiangsu province said,” solar PV development is the core to improve technology and reduce price. But subsidies gap is large, affecting the normal investment income and investment initiative. ”

The end of 2016, solar energy development, national development and Reform Commission issued the “Thirteen-Five” plan clearly 2020 PV installed capacity of not less than 105GW, which distributed PV 60GW above. According to figures released before the National Energy Board, and by the end of 2015, China PV installed capacity up to 43.18GW, distributed PV is only 6.06GW, the next steps of distributed PV will be accelerated.

“Thirteen-Five has a very important idea is the development of renewable energy focus more on using nearest to dissolve, just take, distributed in full compliance with this principle, is the direction of future development. “Tang Xuewen stressed.

According to Trina solar sales Assistant Vice President Sun Ronghua produced data, incomplete statistics, 2016 supports the development of photovoltaic industry policy at the national level there are 14 articles, which distributed PV development significantly accelerated pace, “keywords are subsidies, leader, bidding, distributed with the household system. ”

On one hand, according to the statistics, 2016 1 in October, distributed PV new installed capacity of 3.3 million-kilowatt, an increase of 40%. Until the end of November, distributed in Jiangsu Province installed capacity reached 5.1977 million kW, becoming the largest distributed PV cumulative installed capacity of provinces. The other hand, distributed photovoltaic disposal light, power rationing remains a serious problem, non-technology to improve.

New energy investment group limited company Vice Chairman Han Qinghao said at the meeting: “adjust our strategy this year from large scale ground power plant conversion to distributed, large, ready to make 100,000 households because households are scattered, the target more challenging. ”

In the policy below, the small and medium enterprises have shot layout distributed PV. “Began to appear around Rob roof phenomenon, from Han can, GCL, Trina, Suntech, manufacturers in the layout. “Ray Lee new energy gold roofing Department Chief Zhang Yechun believes, the problem is from large-scale hydropower development to dispersion of small change,” original manufacturers can not adapt to the market, seeking to share like component is a very big problem. In the Internet age, abuse has closed the original pattern. ”

According to the statistics by the national grid by June 2016, State grid within the household PV cumulative installed 22627, rose 226%.

In respect of how to protect household distributed PV project proceeds, intelligent power engineer Wang Shujuan gives new dimension of a set of data.

“Investment residential distributed amount is actually very transparent form, inverter, total of how much money is there. Difference comes from electricity generation, local resources and price. “Wang Shujuan instructions by selected 18 sites throughout the country, covering the high latitudes, solar energy resources and price distribution according to most common household 3KW, 7.5 Yuan project cost estimates. Power generation in the region such as Hohhot, Golmud. Electricity prices, coupled with subsidies, Shanghai and Changchun are in the region.

Consensus is that, in ideal circumstances, no matter where in the country, the price of high or low price, good resource or resource poor, households with distributed project yields are above 10%, is higher than the current deposit interest rates, household distributed really is a better product.

But in the process of implementation, there are many factors that affect the capacity to reduce yields, such as poor quality of equipment, not properly installed and no OPS, poor site selection and design, and so on. Shujuan Wang stressed that “protection, and first of all to pay attention to safety to prevent accidents such as fires, roofs ripped; strict control of PV system components and quality, and refined design, improve the effective index of the power plant. ”

Original title: distributed PV ushered in the “annual” household item return daikao

Apple will build a 200MW solar power in Nevada

Polaris solar PV net news: Apple and the Nevada power company NV Energy today announced, the two companies said before 2019 will be in Nevada to build a 200-megawatt solar farms. The farm mainly to power Apple’s Reno, Nevada Datacenter support. NV Energy will reach an agreement with Apple, buy solar-power farms generating power, the future Apple will provide up to 5 megawatts to NV Energy.

Apple will build a 200MW solar power in Nevada

Apple Vice President, environment, policy, and social projects Lisa Jackson said: “investing in innovative clean energy for Apple is committed to the achievement and maintenance of 100% renewable energy goals is important. We cooperate with NVEnergy to ensure iMessage, FaceTime and Siri services using clean energy, at the same time, lets Nevada residents and other companies also use green energy. ”

Apple will build a 200MW solar power in Nevada

In the past few years, Apple has been repeatedly extended Reno data center. Now that Apple is working on construction of a second data center. Apple data center are all using renewable energy.

Original title: Apple build build 200 megawatts of solar power in Nevada

Polaris solar network on January 25 2017 news review

Polaris solar PV net news: Polaris solar PV NET Summary January 25 news, new energy industries during the Spring Festival “vacation” to take as many “limit the wind limit” measures, issued its first prefecture-level city of huzhou in Zhejiang Province family rooftop PV projects specific policies for each kWh of electricity subsidy of 0.18 Yuan, 3.98 billion rights issue to acquire new energy assets Jiangnan chemical transformation “dual-core” drives, as follows:

New energy sector during the Spring Festival “vacation” to take as many “limit the wind limit” measures

Issued its first prefecture-level city of huzhou in Zhejiang Province family rooftop PV projects specific policies for each kWh of electricity subsidy of 0.18 Yuan

3.98 billion rights issue to acquire new energy assets Jiangnan chemical transformation of “dual-core” drive

SMA 2016 occupy India Super 25% inverter market

CEC: 2016-a net increase of grid-connected solar power installed capacity increased 1 time

Global solar thermal market growth of different Chinese performances

2017 silver decline in demand will continue in the PV industry

Zhejiang Province, 2016 solar installed capacity of 3.382 million kW

Japan 2016 4.3% electricity from solar power

India Solar loan interest rates continue to decline

Germany KfW restart PV + energy subsidies

United States solar energy industries Association look forward to closer relations with Trump

Thailand set 2017 years alternative energy electricity generation plan

State grid announced 20 measures to solve power problems would abandon 2020

Polaris solar PV net news: on January 19, held a news conference to the national grid and 20 specific measures to promote new energy to dissolve, involving grid construction, load capacity-building, planning studies, key technology research.

According to the relevant parties, the State grid Corporation will clear the responsible Department, proposed to 2017-2018 abandon wind up the conflict has been effective, new energy by 2020 the fundamental solution to dissolve the problem, leaving wind-split-rate control within 5%.

Interviewed by brokerage analysts, it is clear again to the national grid through a variety of measures to address abandoned wind up light problem and set 2020 targets for the first time within controlled abandon wind up at 5%. Abandon wind up gradually to improve the developer’s cash flow, promote the introduction of policies such as quotas to promote the long-term development of alternative energy industries such as wind solar.

Abandon wind up light has become the biggest obstacle

According to finishing, the national grid proposed of initiatives including: across district across province transmission channel of construction, priority arrangements new energy outside sent; strengthening power agreed planning research, optimization layout, reserves outside sent channel project; increased urban and rural distribution grid construction input, speed up upgrade transformation, meet distributed energy access; do pumping storage power station construction work; proposed China thermal power unit adjustable peak transformation planning and plans; vigorously advance power alternative; speed up virtual synchronization generator, micro-grid storage can, “Internet +” Wisdom energy key technology research and application; speed up implementation grid real-time scheduling, carried out across district, across regional of scenery fire joint run; upgrade source network load friendly interactive level, perfect compensation incentive mechanism; optimization scheduling operation, and Manpower sent by paragraph adjustable peak resources, priority using new energy; speed up market mechanism research, promoted conducive to established new energy elimination na of electric price mechanism and quota system; speed up building national power market, active organization new energy across province, across district trading; speed up research power auxiliary service market, Full mobilization thermal power enterprise participation adjustable peak of enthusiasm; and European national established long-term of Exchange and cooperation mechanism; learning abroad of advanced experience, developed for domestic new energy elimination na of programme; carried out grid adapted new energy mass, high proportion access of key technology research; country network company established promote new energy Cortana work led group; will promote new energy elimination na work situation into the Division, the province power company of assessment content; 2017 first quarter, organization held promote China new energy elimination na integrated programme seminar Strengthening with the national development and Reform Commission, Department of energy, local governments and power generation Group communications.

Abandon wind up light problem has now become the new energy industry is one of the most serious problems. According to data issued by the National Energy Board energy regulation in the Northwest, in China in 2016 five Northwestern provinces (districts) up wind power 26.225 billion kWh, abandoned the wind was 33.34%. Among them, abandoned in Gansu and Xinjiang wind up to 43.11% and 38.37%, respectively. Five Northwestern provinces (districts) abandon the electro-optical 7.042 billion kWh, abandon rates 19.81%. Among them, Xinjiang, Gansu, photovoltaic power generation operation more difficult, leaving light 32.23% and 30.45%, respectively.

Focus of clean power to dissolve

However, in order to alleviate the PV to dissolve contradictions, relevant departments have started to adjust the direction, encouraging the development of distributed power plant, expanding the “PV +” comprehensive utilization project, on the light resource advantages of accelerating the construction of powerful network support in the Northwest, increase output capacity, avoid cleaning the waste of energy.

The solar energy development “Thirteen-Five” plan specifically requested to abandon power places, strictly control the centralized PV power plant construction, speeding up the abandoned power that have emerged, taking local absorptive and expanded delivery methods, improve the utilization of centralized PV power plant built and reduce abandon optical power ratio. Meanwhile, in “three North” area of the existing and planned the construction of UHV power delivery channels, in accordance with the principle of preferred stock, optimization of incremental, ordered construction of solar power plants, increasing the proportion of renewable energy in power delivery channel, effectively expanding the “three North” area range solar power to dissolve.

“The installed capacity remained stable growth, leaving marginal improvement of wind power and the degree of industry concentration. According to industry data, from the first quarter last year to abandon wind power situation gradually improved in the third quarter, one-quarter power 26%, half power 21%, power 19% the first three quarters. We also understand that wind power does appear marginal improvement, mainly due to the growth in consumption remained stable, construction of the transmission line, a variety of power (such as: wind turbine heating) applications. “The analysts also said that the” abandon wind up gradually to improve the developer’s cash flow, and cash flow improvement is also conducive to promoting the development of follow-up projects. Wind power industry 2016 bid is expected to be over 30GW, leader in the photovoltaic industry, updated plan poverty alleviation schemes and distributed a considerable scale. We expect in 2016 and wind power lifting for about 23GW,2017 years on the basis of some 15% growth; we expect in 2016 and about 34GW,2017 grid-connected PV installed capacity year on year decline, estimated scale 25GW level. ”

Original title: State grid announced 20 measures to solve power problems would abandon 2020 wind up within a 5% rate control

Four key PV projects selected in 2017 Shanxi province project list

Arctic star solar PV network news: recently, Shanxi Province Government website announced has 2017 years province focus project list, total 175 items, which industry transformation project 109 items, covers high-end equipment manufacturing, and energy-saving environmental, and new information technology, and biological industry, and materials, and new energy, and new energy car, strategic industries, technology advanced, products added value high, market prospects good, led led role strong; based facilities, field project 66 items, early work mature, investment scale larger, Make landmark project in Shanxi province.

Excerpt relating to PV project are as follows:

1, high-end equipment manufacturing

1-01-004 Shanxi jinzhong 2000 MW of photovoltaic technology limited liability company heterostructures high efficiency monocrystalline cells and component projects

2, the new energy

1-06-001 PV technologies lead the base of yangquan coal mining subsidence (bundled)

1-06-002, ruicheng County Nong Guang complementary PV leads the technology base

1-06-003 ordinary photovoltaic power plant (30) (binding)

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General Office of the people’s Government of Shanxi province on 2017 issued notification of provincial key projects

Liaoning over the Hill performance of PV installed capacity up to 520 000

Polaris solar PV net news: in 2016, the net increase of 917,000 kilowatts of renewable energy generation capacity of the whole province, the total installed capacity to break through the 10 million-kilowatt mark (10.482 million kW), renewable electricity when the NET 4.4 billion-kilowatt, total capacity when approaching 20 billion-kilowatt (19.49 billion kWh). Two indexes were both more than expected, the successful implementation of the “Thirteen-Five” plan a great start.

Wind power and photovoltaic power generation performance of two new energy development. Two power generation installed capacity totals a net increase of 916,000 kW, generating a net increase of 1.97 billion kWh. Among them, the joint efforts of the provincial electric power companies and other aspects, and wind up wind across the province the proportion was significantly lower than the previous year, operating more than 1900 hours, in the “three-North region” continue to maintain a healthy and orderly development. PV installed capacity increased from 163,000 kW jumped to 520,000-kilowatt, more than twice times.

Effectiveness of hard, significance should not be underestimated. One is to complete the “Thirteen-Five” of non-fossil fuels in energy consumption constraint target has laid a good foundation, fully reflects the province’s supply side new effects of structural reforms in the energy field. End of 2016, the proportion of renewable energy generation installed total power generation capacity of 22.8%, a 0.7% increase in annual; proportion of renewable electricity total electricity 11.2%, then by 1.9%. With nuclear power, the province’s non-fossil fuel generation capacity accounted for 32.5%, power 22.8%. Two indicators increase velocity was significantly above the national average.

Second, in response to climate change, the fight against air pollution has made a great contribution. The development of clean energy, in particular renewable energy, is the focus of climate change and control of air pollution, Liaoning province. In 2016, by increasing the renewable electricity, equivalent to the consumption of coal decreased by almost 9 million tons, reducing emissions 16.8 million tons of carbon dioxide, sulfur dioxide emissions to 142,000 tons.

At present, the proportion of non-fossil fuel electricity generation in the province the province’s electricity consumption has increased to 20% from 6% in 2010, in 2016, a net increase of nearly 5%. Every 10 kilowatt-hours of electricity, 1 kWh of electricity comes from renewable energy, 1 degree comes from nuclear power, more clean energy on the daily life of urban and rural residents.

Third, to drive fixed asset investment, has played an important role in promoting regional economic development. In recent years, due to the three cities of Northwest of Liaoning and Shenyang Northern counties, Jinzhou North County a leaner, wind power and photovoltaic engineering has become a local drive-solid cast and improve sources of kinetic energy, increase employment, fostering new economic development pillar industry. The end of 2016, wind power installed capacity up to 5.81 million-kilowatt these areas, accounted for 83.5% of the normal PV power station installed capacity reached 279,000 kilowatts, accounted for 62.8%. New energy installed capacity up to 1.9 million-kilowatt, Fuxin city, ranking first in the province; capacity of 3.65 billion kWh, 73.7% of the total electricity consumption in the region.

The same time, these areas are also filing state card, Liaoning province, the poor are concentrated, with the next national PV poverty reduction, deepening of poverty-related work and energy, will win the battle provides new support for poverty eradication in the province.


Over the sketch map of renewable energy generating capacity growth in the province (MW)

Original title: renewable energy generation projects will be realized in the province “Thirteen-Five” planned Grand opening

Taiwan photovoltaic effect of water on the roof PV power plant controversy

Polaris solar PV net news: from Taiwan, many of its recent planning and completion of solar systems, 2017 is arguably Taiwan solar energy entering a new era in the industry for a year. In addition to public building roof, a growing number of private buildings started planning or have completed building, reservoir, flood storage ponds and farm pond space also included installation considerations.

Taiwan photovoltaic effect of water on the roof PV power plant controversy

Photo: Taoyuan City-owned rooftop mounted solar system. Source: Taoyuan City Environmental Protection Bureau

Taoyuan: a little behind schedule, the target this year to catch up with

Taoyuan City is Taiwan one of the highest proportion of green electricity subscription, for the promotion of solar energy is also very positive. Apart from public burial site on January 17 the 3MW-ground power station, longevity, Fuxing district elementary school completed roof of 60 square meters space beyond the solar panels, Taoyuan City Environmental Protection Bureau has also been planning to 150 public service school roof installation of solar energy in the city, after the completion of each year is expected to create more than 20 million of carbon-free electricity.

However, the city environmental protection Bureau said industry construction a little behind schedule, was completed in 2015 50 roofs built in 2016, only 17, the original timetable to complete the two years, which completed less than half. EPA wants industry to speed up the work, completed this year of the remaining 83 roof systems, and power began.

In addition, the city has completed commissioning of school premises of rooftop solar energy systems to power about 7.2 million a year, the equivalent of more than 2,000 households consumption at home, each year for the city to pump NT $7 million additional revenue.

Taichung, Wu will join the ranks of solar energy

Taichung district growing commercial prosperity, electricity consumption increase. In response to carbon reduction and the Government’s determination to develop solar, Taiwan solar energy industry increasingly energy plans to invest NT $460 million yuan in Taichung district set up 3,000 square meters of solar-power systems, is expected to produce 1.3 million a year, creating green electricity to repay revenue reached NT $6.2 million Yuan.

Increasing energy in Taoyuan, Changhua, Yunlin and Kaohsiung County and city business district has experience in developing solar energy systems, including idle roofing and building farm shed. Increasing energy Chairman said commercial building roof area of over 300 square meters, or residential roofs in 20 pings, installed solar system and to receive feedback 4~6% gold.

Solar water devices, there is controversy

Taoyuan areas known for their farm pond, the Mayor has instructed the environmental protection agency assessment on the use of water from farm pond setting floating solar power equipment, in March this year is expected to see Taiwan’s first farm pond solar systems. Also plans to use solar water space development, and grandparents shop in Kaohsiung reservoir, Lake of lantan reservoir in Chiayi and Kaohsiung; but have been part of the plan was rejected.

Kaohsiung’s Chengching Lake are famous scenic spots, have felt worried about destruction of landscape, so local governments decide the suspension, first in Kenyan shops solar reservoir poems. Meanwhile, Chiayi lantan reservoirs had expected 2019 year power, but also because of concern about water quality and landscape change, was rejected by Parliament. However, the Taiwan water company, said solar panels paving area is only about 3% lantan water surface area, will continue to communicate.

Japan, China and the United Kingdom and other countries have set up solar power systems on the water experience, Japan will be completed this year on a scale up to 13.7MW of floating water plants, when completed will be the world’s largest water solar systems. Set up solar power system can effectively use water cooling features reduce the water Panel operating temperature, thereby increasing capacity coupled with the available surface space, while conserving water quality effect, so popular.

Original title: Taiwan solar energy demand more public and private roof, sink into the planning

Polaris solar highlights January 22 2017 reviews

Polaris solar PV net news: Polaris solar PV NET Summary January 22 news, energy Thirteen-Five programming the oven space to reproduce the course of bright photovoltaic industry, photovoltaic industry supply side reform how to punch? Transition new Shenhua Energy coal Giants launch of solar project in Chongqing, as follows:

Energy Thirteen-Five programming the oven space battle for clear reproduction of PV industry route

Photovoltaic industry supply side reform how to punch?

Transformation of coal giant Shenhua Energy launch of solar project in Chongqing

Ban was acquired, and a new show smiling technology adjusts the PV industry layout

200MW solar-thermal project in Dubai to bid a short list of two Chinese companies announced successful finalists

Mr Zhu to return to Concord Group or accelerating non-PV asset market

SolarReserve company CEO response Crescent dunes power plant-molten salt leakage accident

Sunflower recombinant layout post performance pledges suspected high

Hebei Chengde province village PV power plant acceptance and regulatory procedures (trial implementation)

Zhangjiakou City to build renewable energy “Open House”

Hubei 2016 new energy installed capacity has reached 4.5273 million up 86.1% kW

Obama’s eight years in Office left me a legacy which energy policy?

Spain new 3000MW renewable energy auction