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About Saphire

Saphire Sustainable Development (“Saphire”) leverages a broad range of comprehensive custom utility scale energy efficiency and renewable energy solutions including design, implementation, operation and complete project financing. Saphire is a leader in electricity, heat and cooling energy generation, designed to reduce emission and cut energy cost....

16.11 News

Worldwide employment in the solar sector rising to nearly 4 million jobs in 2020

IRENA (International Renewable Energy Agency) and ILO’s (International Labour Organization) most recent renewable energy jobs report (Renewable Energy and Jobs, Annual Review 2021) claims that globally there were 12 million renewable energy jobs in 2020, having grown from 11.5 million in 2019, and this happened despite the pandemic. Jobs were led by solar PV technology.

01.10 Trends

Agri-Photovoltaics (Agri-PV): farming & CO2-neutrality enabler

Agri-Photovoltaics denotes approaches to use agricultural areas simultaneously to produce food and to generate PV electricity. In this way, Agri-PV increases land-use efficiency and enables PV capacity to be expanded while reducing CO2 and still retaining fertile arable areas for agriculture.