February 2, 2018

Karnataka: KREDL tenders 1.2 GW of solar PV

  KREDL has tendered a 1.2 GW of grid-connected ground-mounted solar PV projects to be installed in the Pavagada Solar Park, located in Tumakuru District of […]
February 1, 2018

To counter US at WTO, India seeks compliance panel

  To counter the US allegation that India had not complied with the World Trade Organisation’s ruling in the solar panels dispute case, New Delhi has […]
February 1, 2018

India reduces rooftop solar target

  India has reduced its rooftop solar target for the 2017-18 financial year from 5 GW to 1 GW. Reports show that the nation had just […]
January 31, 2018

India achieves 20 GW of installed solar capacity within eight years

  India has achieved a milestone 20 GW in cumulative solar installations in eight years. The National Solar Mission had initially set the target of 20 […]
January 31, 2018

Coca Cola factories in AP, T to run on solar power

  FMCG major Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages (HCCB) Pvt Ltd on Monday said it will be using solar power as the primary source of energy for manufacturing […]
January 30, 2018

UP to set up 10,700MW solar plants in five years: Minister

  The Uttar Pradesh government will set up around 6,000 solar power plants to meet its clean energy target of 10,700 MW in the next five […]
January 30, 2018

China’s Longi Solar confirms 1 GW Indian manufacturing facility

  Longi Solar has confirmed it will be the first Chinese solar company to set up manufacturing facilities in India. The news comes just a month […]
January 29, 2018

Budget 2018: Renewable Energy Sector urges Arun Jaitley to energise Domestic Manufacturing

  Industry players in the renewable energy sector are of the view that there are a number of policy decisions related to import duties and domestic […]
January 29, 2018

Solar panels to be installed at railway stations in Vadodara division

  To avoid and minimise the usage of conventional source of power, the Vadodara railway division of Western Railways has started the process of installing solar […]
January 27, 2018

India leads the charge for electricity access

In 2008, it was folly to imagine India creating new technological solutions to address the climate crisis. For decades India had called itself a victim of […]
January 27, 2018

S&C Electric Leaves the Energy Storage Production Business

Chicago grid equipment company S&C Electric built its first large-scale battery storage system in 2006, before almost anyone else was doing it. Now, it’s winding down […]
January 26, 2018

Philippines secures $1.25 billion investments from India

The Philippines has drawn at least $1.25 billion worth of investment pledges from Indian firms that are expected to create 10,000 jobs. Presidential spokesman Harry Roque […]
January 26, 2018

Azure Roof Power to Electrify 152 Schools under Ministry of Human Resource Development Across Six States

Azure Power (NYSE: AZRE), one of India’s leading independent solar power producers, announced it has won a 11.35 megawatts (MWs) solar rooftop power project. This is […]
January 25, 2018

Big Money Is Getting Into Microgrids

Most companies have a hard time coming up with the upfront cash to build a microgrid, and financing one can be a major headache. Theoretically, that […]
January 25, 2018

Could Backlash to Trump’s Solar Tariff Be Good News for India?

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi slammed Trump’s protectionist policies this week, after the White House slapped 30 percent tariffs on imported solar cells and modules. Solar […]
January 24, 2018

Trump Solar Tariffs Reverberate in India, China’s Biggest Buyer

President Donald Trump imposing duties on foreign-made solar equipment comes as India considers its own protections from overseas supplies after becoming China’s biggest solar panel export […]
January 24, 2018

1 Gigawatt Solar Power Tender Planned In India’s Maharashtra State

India’s largest state, in terms of power consumption, is set to float its first major solar power tender this year. Despite its huge appetite for electricity, […]
January 23, 2018

International Solar Alliance Eyes 100 Projects By April

During a recent conference of the International Solar Alliance in Abu Dhabi, the Director-General of the agency made several encouraging announcements that indicate a concerted effort […]
January 23, 2018

India seeks bidders for 160-MW solar/wind project

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) seeks parties interested in developing a 160-MW solar-wind hybrid project with energy storage in Andhra Pradesh. The notice was […]
January 22, 2018

Mahametro installs solar traffic signals

Taking a serious view of the traffic snarls on roads, Mahametro, in association with the traffic police, has installed solar signals at some of the most […]
January 22, 2018

China donates over 32,000 solar power generators to Nepal

China has donated over 32,000 solar power generating systems to Nepal to enhance its domestic capacity and to provide electricity to communities that have been without […]