October 15, 2018
India will achieve 76% of it Renewable energy target by 2022

India to achieve 76% of Renewable Energy Target by 2022 : Wood Mackenzie

India is targeting 100 GW of solar capacity by 2022. NEW DELHI: India may achieve about 76 per cent of the target of having 175 gigawatts […]
August 13, 2018

Madras High Court allows solar import release without paying safeguard duty

BENGALURU: In a new twist to the imposition of safeguard duty on imported solar panels and modules from July 30, the Madras High Court permitted Shapoorji […]
August 9, 2018

Why India has achieved only 4% of it’s Solar Rooftop Target?

      With less than four years left to meet its target of installing 40,000 megawatt (MW) of rooftop solar power capacity by 2022, India has installed […]
June 26, 2018

Renewable energy certificates to continue face regulatory challenges: Ind-Ra

The renewable energy certificates will continue to face regulatory challenges and obligated entities may prefer to buy clean energy directly, India Ratings and Research said today. “The […]
May 15, 2018

Maharashtra government fifth time lucky with its solar auction of 1000 MW held on Monday. 

Maharashtra government fifth time lucky with its solar auction of 1000 MW held on Monday.    BENGALURU: The Maharashtra government appeared to be fifth time lucky […]
March 29, 2018

Microsoft completes first renewable energy deal in India to power its offices with solar energy

  Microsoft on Tuesday said it completed its first renewable energy deal in India which will help power its new office building here with solar power. […]
March 20, 2018

India’s first offshore wind turbines to be set up

  The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) is to set up India’s first offshore wind turbines at Arichamunai near Dhanushkodi at an estimated investment of ₹300 […]
March 16, 2018

Speed of India’s shift to green energy at par with China & Europe

  India is emerging as a transition force in power generation on par with China and Western Europe. A report by US-based Institute for Energy Economics […]
February 23, 2018

Indian Scientists develops a next generation clean energy technology

  A supercritical carbon dioxide is a fluid state of carbon dioxide where it is held at, or above its critical temperature (304.25 k/ 31.10°C) and […]
February 20, 2018

Ministry allotted Rs 48000 cr to KUSUM Scheme For Solar Pumps by March

NEW DELHI: The Rs 48,000-crore KUSUM scheme to promote the use of solar power among farmers would be placed before the Cabinet by next month, New […]
February 20, 2018

Govt extends transmission charge waiver to solar, wind power till March 2022

  The government has extended the waiver of inter-state power transmission charges and losses for the solar and wind power projects commissioned till 31 March 2022, […]
February 19, 2018

What will fuel India’s electric vehicles?

  There’s large-scale, and then there’s Indian-scale. Until recently, there were moves to ensure that all passenger vehicles sold by 2030 were electric vehicles (EVs). The […]
February 15, 2018

Wind power tariffs stay near record low of ₹ 2.44/unit in SECI auction

  India’s wind power tariffs remained near a record low in an auction conducted by the state-run Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) which ended late […]
February 12, 2018

First International Solar Alliance Summit in March to be mega diplomatic show

  NEW DELHI: India is preparing to host the mega inaugural International Solar Alliance Summit in Delhi on March 11 in the presence of more than […]
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 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 20, 2018

India to set up $350 mn fund for solar projects to meet renewable energy target

India will set up a $350 million fund to finance solar projects, Power Minister R.K. Singh said, as the country steps up efforts to achieve its […]
January 18, 2018

Yes Bank plans US$1 billion financing for India solar projects under ISA

Yes Bank, India’s fifth largest private sector bank, has said it will mobilise US$1 billion of financing for solar projects in India up to 2023 and […]
January 17, 2018

Increasing Renewable Energy In India Can Reduce Emissions, Water Use, & Supply Risk

Increasing the share of renewable energy sources in India’s electricity mix and implementing changes in cooling technologies for thermal power plants could serve not only to […]
January 12, 2018

‘Solarize’ Program To Make Solar Panels Cheaper For Atlanta Residents

Georgia environmental groups are preparing to launch a program to make solar panels cheaper for city of Atlanta residents. The effort, called Solarize Atlanta, will also […]
January 10, 2018

IFC to invest $50 million in Mahindra Renewables 250 MW PV plant

The IFC, the private investment arm of the World Bank, has said it will invest $50 million in MRPL (Mahindra Renewables Pvt Ltd), a wholly-owned subsidiary […]