April 19, 2018

Solar co-op transforms the economy of a farming community in India

  A village in India has seen its fortunes change after setting up a solar co-op to power their irrigations systems. A report in The Hindu […]
April 17, 2018
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Dhaka seeks 2000MW solar power from India

  Bangladesh is looking to buy at least 2,000 megawatts (MW) of electricity from solar plants being set up in Gujarat and Rajasthan. India is currently […]
April 11, 2018

Maharashtra To Make Indigenous ‘Harit Khadi’ Using Solar-Powered Charkhas

  “The spinning-wheel will not become a power for the liberation of India in our hands unless we have made a deep study of the various […]
April 9, 2018

Diu: World’s First Solar Powered Island

  Diu has become the first union territory in India and the first island in the world to be fully powered by solar power. Daman & […]
February 21, 2018

Ecoppia deploys water-free robotic solution to clean 1 GW PV panels in Rajasthan

  Ecoppia, the developer of robotic water-free PV solar panel cleaning solutions, has announced today, February 19, the deployment of hundreds of its automated systems for […]
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 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

India’s Gujarat kicks off 500-MW solar auction

  Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) on Thursday launched a tender for 500 MW of grid-connected solar projects to be developed across the western Indian state. An […]
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 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

UP to set up 10,700MW solar plants in five years: Minister

  The Uttar Pradesh government will set up around 6,000 solar power plants to meet its clean energy target of 10,700 MW in the next five […]
January 8, 2018

India Tenders 1.2 Gigawatts Of Solar Capacity In First Week Of 2018

The Solar Energy Corporation of India announced three separate tenders to set up solar power projects in the states of Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, and Uttar Pradesh. […]
January 8, 2018

Solar companies ask regulators of Haryana, Uttarakhand to remove bottlenecks

Solar companies ask regulators of Haryana, Uttarakhand to remove bottlenecks   Solar developers have moved the power regulators of Haryana and Uttarakhand to smoothen out anomalies […]
January 8, 2018

JSW Energy incorporates JSW Solar for clean energy business

JSW Energy incorporates JSW Solar for clean energy business   Sajjan Jindal-led JSW Energy today said it has incorporated a wholly owned subsidiary JSW Solar Ltd to pursue business opportunities […]
January 8, 2018

Six states comply RPO Obligations Rest of the states struggling- Greenpeace India Report

Only six states, UTs comply with Centre’s renewable purchase obligations New Delhi, Only six out of 29 states and seven union territories are complying with the […]
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 23, 2017

UP taps solar-rich Rajasthan, gets 2nd lowest tariffs for 500 MW

Despite the increase in prices of solar panels in recent months and the GST burden, Hero Solar Energy Pvt Ltd and SBE Four Ltd bagged 500 […]
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 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 […]
October 30, 2017

Will India be able to reach deadline to convert all vehicles into EVs by 2030? Here are the challenges

India’s deadline for converting all vehicles into electric vehicles (EVs) in the next 13 years might sound too ambitious and even ridiculous to some, but transport […]