solar panels – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Tue, 28 Aug 2018 14:46:49 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png solar panels – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 India takes lion’s share of EU bank funding for solar power https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/india-takes-lions-share-of-eu-bank-funding-for-solar-power/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/india-takes-lions-share-of-eu-bank-funding-for-solar-power/#respond Tue, 13 Mar 2018 06:33:30 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1220801 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/india-takes-lions-share-of-eu-bank-funding-for-solar-power/feed/ 0 France looks to solar power ‘prosumers’ to underpin energy transition https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/news/france-looks-to-solar-power-prosumers-to-underpin-energy-transition/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/news/france-looks-to-solar-power-prosumers-to-underpin-energy-transition/#respond Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:08:03 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1183340 https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/news/france-looks-to-solar-power-prosumers-to-underpin-energy-transition/feed/ 0 Circular Economy: From solar panels to bicycle handlebars https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/circular-economy-from-solar-panels-to-bicycle-handlebars/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/circular-economy-from-solar-panels-to-bicycle-handlebars/#respond Fri, 29 Sep 2017 12:51:44 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1179241 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/circular-economy-from-solar-panels-to-bicycle-handlebars/feed/ 0 EU countries oppose duty extension on Chinese solar panels https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-countries-oppose-duty-extension-on-chinese-solar-panels/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-countries-oppose-duty-extension-on-chinese-solar-panels/#comments Fri, 27 Jan 2017 06:25:51 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1084147 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-countries-oppose-duty-extension-on-chinese-solar-panels/feed/ 1 Carbon footprint of solar panels under microscope https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/mondaycop22-lower-co2-emissions-with-lower-carbon-solar-energy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/mondaycop22-lower-co2-emissions-with-lower-carbon-solar-energy/#respond Mon, 07 Nov 2016 06:01:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1057375 As the COP22 opens this week in Marrakesh, recent news about solar power has been positive, with record-breaking tariffs reflecting the fast-declining price of solar electricity. But even solar plants can come with a heavy environmental footprint, writes Andreas Wade.

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400 companies, NGOs demand immediate end of trade measures on Chinese solar https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/400-companies-ngos-demand-immediate-end-of-trade-measures-on-chinese-solar/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/400-companies-ngos-demand-immediate-end-of-trade-measures-on-chinese-solar/#respond Tue, 18 Oct 2016 04:19:59 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1050522 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/400-companies-ngos-demand-immediate-end-of-trade-measures-on-chinese-solar/feed/ 0 Spain’s Leganés lends a hand to the world’s most vulnerable https://www.euractiv.com/section/regional-policy/news/spain-s-leganes-lends-a-hand-to-the-world-s-most-vulnerable/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/regional-policy/news/spain-s-leganes-lends-a-hand-to-the-world-s-most-vulnerable/#respond Thu, 03 Dec 2015 06:20:14 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=885992 SPECIAL REPORT / For the citizens of the Spanish municipality of Leganés, in the autonomous community of Madrid, solidarity with the world’s most vulnerable populations is second nature. 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-says-china-gave-illegal-aid-to-solar-industry/feed/ 0 Commission rules out duties on Chinese solar panels – for now https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/commission-rules-out-duties-on-chinese-solar-panels-for-now/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/commission-rules-out-duties-on-chinese-solar-panels-for-now/#respond Wed, 07 Aug 2013 14:15:25 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831676 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/commission-rules-out-duties-on-chinese-solar-panels-for-now/feed/ 0 Collapse of solar case against China sparks recriminations https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/collapse-of-solar-case-against-china-sparks-recriminations/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/collapse-of-solar-case-against-china-sparks-recriminations/#respond Wed, 31 Jul 2013 08:33:26 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831636 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/hollande-calls-for-action-over-eu-china-solar-trade-spat/feed/ 0 Why an EU-China trade war is unlikely https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/opinion/why-an-eu-china-trade-war-is-unlikely/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/opinion/why-an-eu-china-trade-war-is-unlikely/#respond Wed, 05 Jun 2013 09:31:43 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=841190 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/opinion/why-an-eu-china-trade-war-is-unlikely/feed/ 0 Bashing China with solar panel tariff benefits no one https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/opinion/bashing-china-with-solar-panel-tariff-benefits-no-one/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/opinion/bashing-china-with-solar-panel-tariff-benefits-no-one/#respond Wed, 05 Jun 2013 01:56:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=841188 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/opinion/bashing-china-with-solar-panel-tariff-benefits-no-one/feed/ 0 EU trade chief vows no U-turn in solar panel row with China https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/eu-trade-chief-vows-no-u-turn-in-solar-panel-row-with-china/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/eu-trade-chief-vows-no-u-turn-in-solar-panel-row-with-china/#respond Wed, 29 May 2013 07:50:02 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=830645 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/eu-trade-chief-vows-no-u-turn-in-solar-panel-row-with-china/feed/ 0 De Gucht faces growing opposition over duties for Chinese solar panels https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/de-gucht-faces-growing-opposition-over-duties-for-chinese-solar-panels/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/de-gucht-faces-growing-opposition-over-duties-for-chinese-solar-panels/#respond Tue, 28 May 2013 08:18:09 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=830634 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/de-gucht-faces-growing-opposition-over-duties-for-chinese-solar-panels/feed/ 0 Merkel, Li want to end solar trade row https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/merkel-li-want-to-end-solar-trade-row/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/merkel-li-want-to-end-solar-trade-row/#respond Mon, 27 May 2013 08:05:52 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=830615 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/merkel-li-want-to-end-solar-trade-row/feed/ 0 Brussels pushes to open talks for EU-China investment accord https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/brussels-pushes-to-open-talks-for-eu-china-investment-accord/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/brussels-pushes-to-open-talks-for-eu-china-investment-accord/#respond Fri, 24 May 2013 08:55:24 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=830605 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/brussels-pushes-to-open-talks-for-eu-china-investment-accord/feed/ 0 China calls 47% duty on solar panels ‘a mistake’, calls for dialogue https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/china-calls-47-duty-on-solar-panels-a-mistake-calls-for-dialogue/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/china-calls-47-duty-on-solar-panels-a-mistake-calls-for-dialogue/#respond Fri, 10 May 2013 08:36:36 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=830482 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/china-calls-47-duty-on-solar-panels-a-mistake-calls-for-dialogue/feed/ 0 EU launches anti-dumping probe of Chinese solar glass https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/eu-launches-anti-dumping-probe-of-chinese-solar-glass/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/eu-launches-anti-dumping-probe-of-chinese-solar-glass/#respond Thu, 28 Feb 2013 16:32:39 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=829247 https://www.euractiv.com/section/trade-society/news/eu-launches-anti-dumping-probe-of-chinese-solar-glass/feed/ 0 Vanheukelen: ‘Plenty of concerns’ about Chinese solar retaliation 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