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 […]
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 […]
July 4, 2018

Power ministry flags coal shortage in letter to states

    Union power minister R K Singh has red flagged coal shortage for power plants for the next 2-3 years and has asked states to […]
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 […]
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 16, 2018
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Power minister inaugurates solar lamp distribution centre in Bihar

  Union Minister R K Singh today inaugurated an assembly and distribution centre for solar study lamps at Mahuli village in Arrah and also laid the […]
April 3, 2018

India Produces 100 Billionth Unit of Renewable Energy in 1 Year

  Recently, India achieved a renewable energy milestone. Somewhere in the country, a solar panel, a wind turbine or possibly a small hydro plant pushed the […]
March 27, 2018

India signs headquarters agreement with International Solar Alliance

  India is now home to a new international treaty-based organisation following the signing of the headquarters agreement between the government and the newly-formed International Solar […]
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 […]
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 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 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 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 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

IDFC Alternatives buys IL&FS’s Madhya Pradesh solar project

  IDFC Alternatives, the private equity arm of IDFC Ltd, has bought a 40 megawatt (MW) solar power project in Madhya Pradesh operated by IL&FS Energy, […]
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 7, 2018

India probes solar glass imports from Malaysia

  India is launching an anti-dumping investigation into imports of solar glass from Malaysia, in response to a complaint by domestic manufacturer Gujarat Borosil Ltd, the […]
February 6, 2018

Panasonic to begin direct sales of solar cells

  Japan’s technology giant Panasonic has confirmed in its financial results for the nine months ended December 31, 2017, that it is to begin selling solar […]
February 2, 2018

Karnataka: KREDL tenders 1.2 GW of solar PV

  KREDL has tendered a 1.2 GW of grid-connected ground-mounted solar PV projects to be installed in the Pavagada Solar Park, located in Tumakuru District of […]