October 25, 2018

EV charging stations may become must in buildings, parking lots

  NEW DELHI: The government proposes to amend building by-laws to make it mandatory to set up electric vehicle charging stations in residential and commercial buildings […]
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 […]
May 7, 2018

Not installed solar panel? Get ready for notice- Chandigarh Administration

      CHANDIGARH:Residents of the city, owning big houses on 1 kanal area  (5445 sqft) and above may get building bylaw notices for not installing solar panels. With […]
April 5, 2018

India Yamaha Motor sets up 1,100 KW solar plant in Tamil Nadu

  India Yamaha Motor, the subsidiary of Japanese automajor Yamaha, has commissioned 1,100 KW solar power plant at its facility near here, as part of its […]
March 28, 2018

Indian Railways launches solar powered coach, to draw up solar policy

  Railways has rolled out a non-AC coach of Rewari-Sitapur passenger train lit by solar panels installed on its roof as part of its plan to […]
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 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 7, 2018

Green route: 2.3 MWp solar plant for Kochi Metro Rail Ltd

  Kochi Metro Rail Ltd on Monday signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with AMP Solar India Private Ltd under which the latter will supply 2.3 […]
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 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 11, 2018

Historic Aurora building goes solar

An Aurora building that dates back to the late 1800s is now on the cutting edge of energy technology. The old Aurora Main Public Library building […]
January 10, 2018

AIISH to go green with rooftop solar plant

Mysuru-based All India Institute of Speech and Hearing (AIISH) is going green by installing a 472 kWh rooftop solar power plant. Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission […]
January 8, 2018

Khalsa institutes to have solar power plants

With an aim to provide clean energy to its institutes, the Khalsa College Governing Council (KCGC) has commissioned a new project to install solar power plants […]
December 29, 2017

Was 2017 the Year Global Energy Giants Went All-In on the Distributed Energy Revolution?

It’s been an interesting year for mergers and acquisitions in the distributed energy space, with some unexpected developments. We haven’t seen the same massive M&A deals […]
December 20, 2017

India’s DISCOMs to manage nationwide rooftop PV deployment under new $3.6bn MNRE scheme

India’s Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) will dig into its pockets for a spare INR 234.5 billion ($3.66 billion) to boost rooftop solar PV […]
December 13, 2017

Indian solar-wind-storage taking grand and inventive first steps

Plans are in place for a 160MW solar, wind and storage project in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, while a smaller scale demonstration project experimenting […]
November 17, 2017

Solar Savings: Reduce Your Electricity Bills And Earn Money With This Simple Idea!

As solar panels have gotten cheaper over the years, more and more Indians have begun embracing the sun. The government, too, has thrown its weight and […]
October 31, 2017

Did Chennai learn anything from the 2015 floods?

Indian cities are starting to look boringly similar on the ground. The roads look similar, and so do some of the malls, buildings, apartment complexes and […]
October 30, 2017

5 MW solar installation unveiled on railway stations in New Delhi

The Union Minister for Railways and Coal, Piyush Goyal dedicated 5MW solar power plant on railways to the nation at the inauguration of the International Conference […]
October 23, 2017

Solar power must for big buildings

The sunny state of Rajasthan tends to tilt the clear skies in its favour, charging urban development with solar power.The unified building bylaws implemented in the […]
October 17, 2017

Brooklyn Microgrid: The Future of Solar For the Sharing Economy

Brooklyn, New York is paving the way for a new system, and it’s called the microgrid. Combining state-of-the-art software with solar power, the Brooklyn Microgrid is a small-scale […]