August 7, 2018

India to comfortably achieve 100 GW solar energy target by 2022: Government

India is all set to comfortably achieve 100 GW of solar energy capacity by 2022 and has already installed solar capacity of 23.12 GW till July […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 14, 2018

Solar project developers ask ministry to defer auctions Until Transmission issues are Sorted

  Solar project developers ask ministry to defer auctions Until Transmission issues are Sorted Solar project developers have urged the ministry of new and renewable energy […]
March 16, 2018

Speed of India’s shift to green energy at par with China & Europe

  India is emerging as a transition force in power generation on par with China and Western Europe. A report by US-based Institute for Energy Economics […]
February 20, 2018

Renewable energy can help reduce India’s water stress

  Although India is facing a freshwater scarcity, it continues to depend heavily on electricity production that requires large amounts of water for washing of fuel […]
February 19, 2018

Solar Energy Project Andaman Islands

  Mahindra Susten’s landmark storage cum solar power project in the Andaman and Nicobar islands has been scrapped. Chairman and Managing Director at NLC India, Sarat […]
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 […]
January 23, 2018

International Solar Alliance Eyes 100 Projects By April

During a recent conference of the International Solar Alliance in Abu Dhabi, the Director-General of the agency made several encouraging announcements that indicate a concerted effort […]
January 20, 2018

India to set up $350 mn fund for solar projects to meet renewable energy target

India will set up a $350 million fund to finance solar projects, Power Minister R.K. Singh said, as the country steps up efforts to achieve its […]
January 15, 2018

Azure Power commissions 100MW solar project in Telangana

Indian developer Azure Power has commissioned a 100MW PV plant in the state of Telangana. The installation, developed over 202 hectares of land, has been set […]
January 10, 2018

AIISH to go green with rooftop solar plant

Mysuru-based All India Institute of Speech and Hearing (AIISH) is going green by installing a 472 kWh rooftop solar power plant. Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission […]
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

Building The Electric Vehicle Infrastructure In India, The PPP Way

Building The Electric Vehicle Infrastructure In India, The PPP Way Electric vehicles (EVs) are making inroads into unknown territories with its wider adoption across the world. […]
October 30, 2017

India Takes the First Steps Toward a Utility-Scale Energy Storage Market

The Indian energy storage industry hopes a 28-megawatt-hour battery plant in Andaman and Nicobar will kick-start a utility-scale market that has been slow to emerge. “This […]
October 26, 2017

Mega solar battery storage facility takes its first step

Just as every parent remembers and cherishes the first baby step his or her child took, every renewable energy aficionado will take to heart the fact […]
October 25, 2017

Future of renewable energy: Sunny investment climate for solar technology in India

On May 12, 2017, India recorded its lowest-ever solar tariff of Rs 2.44/unit of electricity. That is a 73% fall since 2010, and compares favourably with […]
October 24, 2017

First Utility-Scale Solar+Storage Project Auctioned In India

India’s first utility-scale solar power project equipped with storage capacity has been allocated in the islands of Andaman and Nicobar. According to media reports, the first […]
October 21, 2017

Mahindra Susten To Build India’s 1st Battery-Backed Solar Project In Andaman

Mahindra Susten, a part of the Mahindra & Mahindra group, is close to setting up India’s first battery-backed solar power project of utility scale in the […]