Monthly Archives: March 2013

Solar pain now hits China as Suntech unit nears insolvency

By Sui-Lee Wee and Swetha Gopinath BEIJING/BANGALORE, March 20 (Reuters) – A group of lenders has filed a petition for the main subsidiary of China-based solar panel maker Suntech Power Holdings to be declared insolvent, a sign the country’s support … Continue reading

Global News

Upcoming ECB Workshops in March & April 2013

Following a REIAoN presentation at the ECB on the 20th of March, REIAoN and/or members have been invited to join upcoming ECB workshops: On the 26nd of March (ECB becoming the Energy Control Board) and on the 9th of April … Continue reading


New Study: RE provides great potential for socio-economic development in Namibia

Namibia has a great opportunity to become more independent from expensive energy imports if it encourages the use of domestic renewable energy sources. This is the central outcome of a new study presented in Johannesburg today. The comprehensive study conducted … Continue reading

Regional News

GBCNA – Mini Convention Event – on the 15th of March

The Windhoek “Action Working Group” for the proposed GREEN Building Council of Namibia (GBCNA in reg.) is organizing a “Mini Convention” on Friday 15th. of March at the Habitat Center in Katatura. Government officials, NGO’s, local architects & consulting firms … Continue reading