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 […]
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 […]
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 16, 2018

West Bengal power firm tendering for 10MW of floating solar on thermal power ponds

  West Bengal Power Development Corporation Limited (WBPDCL) plans to install 5MW floating solar plants on its raw water ponds at both the Santhaldih and Sagardighi […]
February 10, 2018

JSW plans 250MW of floating solar across India

  JSW Energy, part of Indian conglomerate JSW Group which includes major steel manufacturer JSW Steel, is carrying out engineering works on a 4MW pilot floating […]
January 24, 2018

1 Gigawatt Solar Power Tender Planned In India’s Maharashtra State

India’s largest state, in terms of power consumption, is set to float its first major solar power tender this year. Despite its huge appetite for electricity, […]
January 16, 2018

Shell invests in Nashville solar firm, but it’s no less an oil company

On Monday, Royal Dutch Shell announced that it is going to acquire a 43.86-percent stake in a Nashville-based solar plant company called Silicon Ranch Corporation. The […]
January 16, 2018

Mahavitaran to purchase 1000 MW solar power in 2018

In a move to boost solar energy production in Maharashtra, Mahavitaran, the power transmission company of the state government, is planning to purchase 1000 MW solar […]
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 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 […]
December 4, 2017

250 Trains Will Be Fitted with Rooftop Solar Panels in India

India is installing photovoltaic panels all over the country at breakneck speed. The country is investing in solar in a variety of ways, some common and […]
November 27, 2017

Is India’s 20GW+ a year solar plan realistic?

India has announced plans for an unprecedented solar procurement regime that aims to tender 20GW in 2017/18, followed by another 30GW in each of the two […]
October 27, 2017

Kerala’s dream of solarising every roof

With the world’s first solar-powered airport, as well as India’s first solar education centre and floating PV projects, the state of Kerala has been a frontrunner […]
October 18, 2017

‘Make In India’ initiative: NTPC installs India’s largest floating solar PV plant

NTPC has installed India’s largest floating solar photovoltaic (PV) plant at Rajiv Gandhi Combined Cycle Power Plant (RGCCPP) at Kayamkulam in Kerala. In a press release […]
October 3, 2017

Large floating solar project by next year

Two floating solar projects with the capacity of 10 MW each are coming up in Andhra Pradesh and Kerala to harness unutilised water bodies. “Two 10 […]
October 2, 2017

Large floating solar project by next year

Two floating solar projects with the capacity of 10 MW each are coming up in Andhra Pradesh and Kerala to harness unutilised water bodies. “Two 10 […]