President Barack Obama is ordering the federal government to nearly triple to 20 percent its use of renewable sources for electricity by 2020.
The Philippines achieved a milestone in the development of solar photovoltaics when the Energy Regulatory Commission released net metering rules and interconnection standards in July 2013, thus legalising and opening up the market for solar rooftops below 100 kW in the country’s on-grid areas.
United States: Presentations and lectures of the conference "Photovoltaics: Open space and roof systems in Greece"
In the context of the 'Renewable Energies Export Initiative' the German-Greek Chamber of Commerce and Industry hosted a business trip with the subject "Photovoltaics: open space and roof systems in Greece" dated 7 to 10 October 2013 in Athens.
Solar pumps constitute a promising opportunity to free farmers from costly diesel fuels, and to ensure irrigation security.