October 15, 2018
India will achieve 76% of it Renewable energy target by 2022

India to achieve 76% of Renewable Energy Target by 2022 : Wood Mackenzie

India is targeting 100 GW of solar capacity by 2022. NEW DELHI: India may achieve about 76 per cent of the target of having 175 gigawatts […]
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 24, 2018
Grinity-Fire at NTPC BOILER accident

Delay in shutting down NTPC power plant led to deadly blast in India: Probe

An explosion of hot gas at a boiler at NTPC’s Unchahar power plant last year that killed 45 workers was the result of an “error in […]
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 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 […]
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 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 […]
February 20, 2018

Ministry allotted Rs 48000 cr to KUSUM Scheme For Solar Pumps by March

NEW DELHI: The Rs 48,000-crore KUSUM scheme to promote the use of solar power among farmers would be placed before the Cabinet by next month, New […]
February 3, 2018

Govt to set up mechanism to buy solar power from people

  Government’ assurance to set up a mechanism to buy surplus solar power from commoners enthused all but the industry expressed concerns over proposed 70 per […]
January 27, 2018

S&C Electric Leaves the Energy Storage Production Business

Chicago grid equipment company S&C Electric built its first large-scale battery storage system in 2006, before almost anyone else was doing it. Now, it’s winding down […]
January 24, 2018

Trump Solar Tariffs Reverberate in India, China’s Biggest Buyer

President Donald Trump imposing duties on foreign-made solar equipment comes as India considers its own protections from overseas supplies after becoming China’s biggest solar panel export […]
January 9, 2018

India proposes 70% duty on China, Malaysia solar imports

India, the largest importer of Chinese solar equipment, proposed a 70% safeguard duty on cells and modules shipped from China and Malaysia, citing “threat of serious […]
January 8, 2018

India considering a 7.5 percent tax on imported solar panels, Power Producers Nervous

Risky Tariff Proposed for India’s Solar Panels Imports     India, the largest buyer of solar equipment from neighboring China, is considering a 7.5 percent tax […]
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 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 22, 2017

Wind is now the cheapest source of clean energy in India

Get over the sunshine. Wind is now the cheapest source of renewable energy in India. Auctions conducted in Gujarat on Dec. 21 discovered a record-low tariff […]
December 18, 2017

All 438 Central Railway stations to have LED lights by March

The Central Railway is on way to install energy-saving LED lights at all its 438 stations by March 2018, and exploit solar and wind power in […]
December 15, 2017

China’S Longi Plans Solar Equipment Manufacturing Facility In India

LONGi Green Energy Technology Co. Ltd may become the first Chinese company to set up a solar equipment manufacturing facility in India, according to two people […]
December 15, 2017

Top 10 Solar Companies in India

The oceans are dying, animal and plant species are getting extinct everyday by the hundreds, and the times openly call for the world to make a […]