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 […]
July 27, 2018

Orissa High Court Issues Temporary Stay on Levy of Safeguard Duty on Solar Imports

BENGALURU: The Orissa High Court has stayed the imposition of safeguard duty on imported solar panels until August 20 following a petition from leading solar developer […]
June 9, 2018

China’s new solar policy may delay India’s plan to make panels

India may delay its first ever auction to build solar factories after a Chinese decision to withdraw some state support to power projects is seen leading […]
May 22, 2018

India poised to join China as global leaders in renewables: Report

NEW DELHI: India is poised to join China as the two global leaders in the renewable energy technology-led transformation, a US-based research institute said on Tuesday. India doubled solar […]
May 9, 2018

India in top 6 to create most green energy jobs

India in top 6 to create most green energy jobs NEW DELHI: With the countries across the globe gradually switching to clean energy in sync with […]
April 18, 2018

India probes dumping of EVA sheets for solar modules by 5 nations

  India has initiated a probe into the alleged dumping of EVA sheets used in solar cell industry, imported from China, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, South Korea […]
April 7, 2018

Duty on Chinese Imports, GST Slow Solar Growth in India, Says U.N. Report

  India’s imposition of a duty on Chinese solar cells and modules and the levying of a Goods and Services Tax on panels significantly slowed solar […]
April 6, 2018

Solar beats fossil fuels in 2017 leading record renewables investment

  It has already been widely reported that 2017 was extraordinary for renewables. Last year, wind and solar saw unprecedented growth as global energy demand increased, […]
March 26, 2018

Anti dumping Probe on Solar Cells Terminated

  The commerce ministry’s investigation arm DGAD said on Saturday that it was terminating its anti-dumping probe into the import of solar cells from China, Taiwan […]
March 23, 2018

Africa Tempted by $1 Billion Solar Investment from India

  India is to extend credit to African countries to help revolutionize solar power across the continent. The $1 billion move will see India facing competition […]
March 19, 2018

India’s solar manufacturers facing a ‘make or buy’ dilemma

  The energy sector in India has always been a topic for discussion and debate among experts, observers, analysts, industry players and magnates, besides others. India […]
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 […]
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 22, 2018

Trudeau’s India Visit: How India and Canada can achieve ambitious climate targets

  The Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is on a week-long visit to India. While trade, education, infrastructure, and skill development top the visit’s agenda, climate […]
February 17, 2018

India needs more “clean coal” investors -global coal body

  India needs to do more to attract foreign investment in technologies that can cut emissions from burning coal, a global coal trade association said on […]
February 13, 2018

Solar dispute: US hardens stand against India at WTO

  The US on Friday ratcheted up pressure on India, blocking a request from New Delhi that calls for allowing a World Trade Organization (WTO) compliance […]
February 9, 2018

India’s renewable energy project tendering to be an all-time high in FY18

  In what will be a record offering in a financial year, India is set to tender close to 6,650 Mw of renewable energy projects in […]
February 8, 2018

India investigates dumping of solar glass from Malaysia

  India’s Directorate General of Anti-Dumping and Allied Duties (DGAD) has initiated an anti-dumping investigation into imports of textured, tempered glass from Malaysia. The sole petitioner […]
February 6, 2018

Chinese solar supplier to invest $309 m in India

  One of China’s biggest makers of solar panels on Tueaday said it will invest $309 million to expand manufacturing in India in a move to […]
February 3, 2018

Budget leaves ‘nothing spectacular’ for Indian solar manufacturers

  India’s 2018/19 budget has proposed changing customs duty on imports of solar glass from 5% to 0%, but the overall renewables sector has been largely […]
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 […]