October 13, 2018

India Must speed up Renewable energy Generation to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees- Experts

Scientists have spoken collectively and their message is loud and clear: Act now to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial times or abandon […]
April 2, 2018
solar agriculture

Linking solar energy with agriculture in India

  The World Economic Forum annual meeting last month revealed some startling facts about India and the world’s economy. The Oxfam survey highlighted that the richest […]
March 22, 2018

Indian tea plantation goes 100% solar with 3MW open access project

  German solar and storage firm IBC Solar has completed a 3MW open access solar project for a tea producer in the Indian state of Tamil […]
February 23, 2018

Indian Scientists develops a next generation clean energy technology

  A supercritical carbon dioxide is a fluid state of carbon dioxide where it is held at, or above its critical temperature (304.25 k/ 31.10°C) and […]
February 21, 2018

Micro Solar Dome: A Low Cost Lighting System

  A small, day and night solar lighting single device with its transparent semi-spherical acrylic upper dome, has the potential to provide low to no-cost lighting […]
February 15, 2018

IIDGR first in diamond industry to install 34.8 kW solar roof-top plant

  The International Institute of Diamond Grading and Research (IIDGR), a part of the world’s leading De Beers Group, has become the first international company in […]
January 12, 2018

Indian solar kits firm raises Sh108m for Kenya expansion

An India-based solar kits firm has raised $1.05 million (Sh108.2 million) in equity financing to finance its expansion in Kenya at a time when the source […]
December 2, 2017

Fortum to buy 35 MW of solar plants in Russia

Finnish power utility Fortum has continued the expansion of its solar energy business by acquiring 35 MW of solar plants in Russia. Fortum said the seller […]
December 1, 2017

One of America’s biggest oil fields just turned to an unexpected power source: Solar

The Belridge oil field near Bakersfield, Calif., is one of the largest in the country. It has been producing oil for more than a century and […]
October 31, 2017

How solar peaker plants could replace gas peakers

Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) can be a night-only dispatchable (D-CSP) plant; with its entire solar energy absorbed by day to be delivered after dark to cover […]
October 24, 2017

Donald Trump’s New Idea: A ‘Solar Wall’ On Mexican Border

US President Donald Trump pitched a new concept to his supporters Wednesday for the wall he intends to erect on the Mexican border: cover it with […]
October 20, 2017

Swiss Solar Decathlon House Scores a Perfect 100 in Engineering

Acting Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Daniel Simmons today announced the winning team of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Solar Decathlon 2017 […]
October 20, 2017

Morocco’s ‘largest rooftop solar plant’ nears completion with cold storage

Casablanca-based confectionery and chewing gum producer Maghreb Industries is close to fully implementing a 1,361kWp rooftop solar system combined with an ice-based storage system on the […]
October 18, 2017

World’s First ‘Negative Emissions’ Plant Turns Carbon Dioxide To Stone

The world, as of now, is run on carbon dioxide. Industries and activities across the planet emit carbon into the atmosphere as a byproduct of production, […]
October 17, 2017

Novel Power-to-Gas Tech Begins Testing in the US

Last month, a team of researchers and engineers quietly installed a first-of-its-kind energy reactor on the campus of a government lab just west of Denver, Colorado. […]
October 10, 2017

India plans big on solar, wind power

India has chalked out ambitious plans to generate 84 gigawatts of solar power and 32 gigawatts of wind power by 2022, asserted Anjali Jaiswal, India Director […]
October 10, 2017

This temple is first in Mumbai suburb to use solar energy; will cut annual power bill by Rs.2.60 lakh

While many religious institutions in Mumbai have installed solar power systems to reduce their dependence on electricity produced by coal and gas, the Shree Ayyappa temple […]
October 4, 2017

Denmark’s biggest energy company is completely abandoning fossil fuels

How could you tell if there’s an energy transition underway? Just ask Dong Energy. The $154 billion fossil-fuel company is abandoning all fossil fuels and changing […]
October 3, 2017

Writing the building blocks of solar technology with lasers

Most of today’s technology in solar energy, telecommunications and microchips is constructed using silicon-based materials. However, in recent years, a new family of semiconducting materials, perovskites, […]
September 28, 2017

New device can turn ambient heat into electricity

Scientists have developed an energy harvesting system that can generate electricity from ambient heat, by simply being attached to clothes, windows, and outer walls of a […]
September 26, 2017

Lower Your Business’ Carbon Footprint With Solar Water Heating

Thanks to the California Solar Initiative (CSI) and SoCalGas, businesses operating in Southern California can take advantage of a remarkable program that can potentially save them thousands […]