January 8, 2018

Sunlight starts powering railway stations

In the last few years, solar power has penetrated India’s transportation sector in a big way. One of the best instances is that of Kochi airport […]
January 8, 2018

Haryana to implement solar-based micro irrigation schemes in all districts

Haryana to implement solar-based micro irrigation schemes in all districts At present, such scheme is being implemented on pilot basis in commands of 14 different canal […]
January 8, 2018
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College Saves 1.5 Lakhs by Installing Roof Top Power Plant

KOLKATA: Going on with the initiative to install roof top grid connected solar panels in schools and colleges across the city, a 10 KW roof top […]
January 8, 2018

Six states comply RPO Obligations Rest of the states struggling- Greenpeace India Report

Only six states, UTs comply with Centre’s renewable purchase obligations New Delhi, Only six out of 29 states and seven union territories are complying with the […]
January 4, 2018

New York Steps Up Energy Storage Investment, Sets 1,500 MW Storage Goal

New York Steps Up Energy Storage Investment, Sets 1,500 MW Storage Goal New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo yesterday said that the state is launching an initiative […]
January 2, 2018

Odisha’s consumers will get 30% subsidy for rooftop solar power

Chief minister Naveen Patnaik today launched Rooftop Solar Programme for individual consumers. If any individual consumer installs solar system on the rooftop of his or her […]
January 1, 2018

India Plans To Increase Rooftop Solar Subsidy By 5X, To $3.7 Billion

The Indian government is planning to revamp its incentive program for rooftop solar power systems in an attempt to expedite implementation of the capacity across various […]
January 1, 2018

Mahagenco plans floating solar panels on Irai dam

The state, which is the leader in renewable energy sector, is poised to continue to move ahead as it is finding new ways to increase the […]
December 30, 2017

Solar kits to power towers in rural India

The government is planning to equip mobile towers with solar power kits to keep them running even during instances of power failure, Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha […]
December 29, 2017

10 Predictions for Rooftop Solar and Storage in 2018

1. U.S. solar cell manufacturing won’t restart anytime soon. Billions of dollars in long-term investments are required to achieve large-scale production of the next generation of […]
December 25, 2017

Solar Panels Are Replacing Diesel Fuel in Canada’s Far North

The sun being a resource worth tapping into is now globally accepted, but how to do it in the most efficient way is still an ongoing […]
December 25, 2017

Living Ink Solar Panels Could Power Small Devices

Cyanobacteria have been around for billions of years. They manufacture their own food through photosynthesis, absorbing solar light and turning it into energy. Much like plants, […]
December 25, 2017

Chouhan lays foundation of Rewa Ultra Mega Solar project

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today laid foundation stone of 750 MW Ultra Mega Solar Project at Rewa in Madhya Pradesh. “Foundation stone of […]
December 23, 2017

UP taps solar-rich Rajasthan, gets 2nd lowest tariffs for 500 MW

Despite the increase in prices of solar panels in recent months and the GST burden, Hero Solar Energy Pvt Ltd and SBE Four Ltd bagged 500 […]
December 23, 2017

MP CM lays foundation for ‘world’s largest’ solar power plant

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today laid the foundation stone for the “world’s largest” ultra mega solar power plant at Gurh tehsil in the […]
December 23, 2017

Centre assures contracts for local solar equipment makers in govt projects

India plans to support local solar cells and modules makers by assuring contracts for government projects, a note from the renewable energy ministry said, as it […]
December 21, 2017

Govt proposes Rs 23,450-cr scheme for rooftop solar

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has proposed SRISTI — Sustainable Rooftop Implementation for Solar Transfiguration of India – scheme to incentivise the installation of […]
December 21, 2017

Oriano builds 40MW of PV in Karnataka for First Solar

Mumbai-based EPC firm Oriano Solar has completed two 20MW(AC) solar PV plants for First Solar in the state of Karnataka, in Gadag and Belagavi districts respectively. […]
December 21, 2017

India just got $400 million of financing for new solar and wind energy farms

Renewable energy in India is set to get a $400 million boost through a joint initiative backed by the European Investment Bank (EIB) and India’s Yes […]
December 20, 2017

China’s New Policy Will Move Solar Closer to Regions Where It’s Needed

China’s plan to introduce a system to monitor and evaluate the solar-power market will help direct new investments to regions where fewer plants are idle, according […]
December 20, 2017

Ghana to launch rooftop solar program in 2018

Ghana’s Minister of Information, Mustapha Abdul Hamid, has announced that the long-expected MDA Solar Rooftop Programme will be launched in 2018. Through the rebate scheme, which […]