March 3, 2018

Power use peaks in Telangana

  The power demand in Telangana touched a record 211 million units (around 10,000 MW) on Tuesday, the highest ever in the state. The unprecedented rise […]
March 3, 2018

CM Siddaramaiah inaugurates world’s ‘largest’ solar plant in Karnataka

  Shakti Sthala, hailed as the world’s largest solar park by Karnataka government, was today inaugurated by CM Siddaramaiah in Pavagada taluk of Karnataka’s Tumkur district. […]
February 28, 2018

India helps Ghana airports to go solar

  Cochin International Airport Limited (CIAL) in India was named the world’s first fully solar-powered airport and is planning to help Ghana on its path to […]
February 28, 2018

Indian Coal Miner Plans 550 Megawatt Solar Projects To Power Operations

  A subsidiary of the world’s largest coal mining company is planning to set up large-scale solar projects to source electricity for its operations — oh […]
February 26, 2018

Tata Power proposes solar roof top projects in member countries of ISA

  TPDDL has proposed to install solar rooftop demonstration projects in International Solar Alliance (ISA) member countries with power purchase agreements (PPA). The proposal includes setting […]
February 26, 2018

IIA Launches All India Solar Summit 2018, Renewal Energy To Be Priority For UP Govt

  The apex association for micro small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) IIA organised the ‘All India Solar Summit-2018’ (AISS-2018) in Gomtinagar, Lucknow. The summit was inaugurated […]
February 24, 2018

Solar water purifier machine to be launched

  KOLKATA: The city based NB Institute of Rural Technology has come up with the module of a solar power run water purifier machine that will […]
February 24, 2018

Can cities provide a solution to India’s energy woes? Municipal solar bonds key

  Air pollution is tightening its grip in India. Thirteen of our cities are currently ranked in the top 20 most polluted in the world. New […]
February 23, 2018

Bengal to award India’s largest floating solar plant by March

  The West Bengal government was expecting to award the country’s single largest grid connected floating solar power project in Murshidabad by March, a top official […]
February 21, 2018

Ecoppia deploys water-free robotic solution to clean 1 GW PV panels in Rajasthan

  Ecoppia, the developer of robotic water-free PV solar panel cleaning solutions, has announced today, February 19, the deployment of hundreds of its automated systems for […]
February 21, 2018

Micro Solar Dome: A Low Cost Lighting System

  A small, day and night solar lighting single device with its transparent semi-spherical acrylic upper dome, has the potential to provide low to no-cost lighting […]
February 20, 2018

Renewable energy can help reduce India’s water stress

  Although India is facing a freshwater scarcity, it continues to depend heavily on electricity production that requires large amounts of water for washing of fuel […]
February 19, 2018

Odisha Removes Upper Limit of 1 MW for Net-Metered Rooftop Solar Projects

  Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) has removed the upper cap of 1 MW for rooftop solar projects in the state. The removal of the upper […]
February 19, 2018

Solar Energy Project Andaman Islands

  Mahindra Susten’s landmark storage cum solar power project in the Andaman and Nicobar islands has been scrapped. Chairman and Managing Director at NLC India, Sarat […]
February 17, 2018

Pune airport aims at going green with 300kWp solar power plant

  As part of their ambitious dream of running all airports in India on solar power, the Airport Authority of India (AAI) is planning to implement […]
February 16, 2018

Indian Railways’ Solar Energy Projects find a Solid Bidder

  Indian Railways’ solar projects will find a solid bidder in state-owned NLC India confirmed Union Minister Piyush Goyal. “Indian railways plans to have a bidding […]
February 16, 2018

West Bengal power firm tendering for 10MW of floating solar on thermal power ponds

  West Bengal Power Development Corporation Limited (WBPDCL) plans to install 5MW floating solar plants on its raw water ponds at both the Santhaldih and Sagardighi […]
February 15, 2018

IIDGR first in diamond industry to install 34.8 kW solar roof-top plant

  The International Institute of Diamond Grading and Research (IIDGR), a part of the world’s leading De Beers Group, has become the first international company in […]
February 14, 2018

SCCL solar power plant to come up in Ramagundam

  The proposed first solar power plant by the Singareni Collieries Company limited (SCCL) of 50 MW capacity is likely to come up in the Ramagundam-3 division […]
February 14, 2018

Mysuru City Corporation finally takes the solar route

  “Better late than never” seems to be the motto of the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC). For, the MCC, which served as the nodal agency for […]
February 13, 2018

India’s Gujarat kicks off 500-MW solar auction

  Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) on Thursday launched a tender for 500 MW of grid-connected solar projects to be developed across the western Indian state. An […]