Morocco is considered a the hope of the future by some in the solar energy industry, but the region also poses some technical difficulties.
US technology giant Apple will spend nearly $850 million on a solar energy project that will generate enough power for the company's new corporate headquarters, retail stores and other operations in California.
Low oil and gas prices may persist for several years. That will have negative consequences for investment in renewable energy and energy efficiency. But it also presents an opportunity for carbon pricing, experts say.
A submarine power cable is set to link Norwegian hydroelectric plants and German wind farms starting in 2020. A powerhouse for Europe, Norwegian hydropower plays an important role in the renewable energy revolution.
Nigeria has set out an ambitious project to have energy sufficiency by tapping renewable energy in villages across its 36 states. Africa’s largest oil producer is grappling with a serious energy crisis.
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