April 5, 2018

India Yamaha Motor sets up 1,100 KW solar plant in Tamil Nadu

  India Yamaha Motor, the subsidiary of Japanese automajor Yamaha, has commissioned 1,100 KW solar power plant at its facility near here, as part of its […]
March 5, 2018

Phase One of the World’s Largest Solar Park Goes Online in India

  The world’s largest solar park – with a 2,000 MW capacity – will be in full operation by the end of 2018 in Karnataka State. […]
March 3, 2018

CM Siddaramaiah inaugurates world’s ‘largest’ solar plant in Karnataka

  Shakti Sthala, hailed as the world’s largest solar park by Karnataka government, was today inaugurated by CM Siddaramaiah in Pavagada taluk of Karnataka’s Tumkur district. […]
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 17, 2018

Pune airport aims at going green with 300kWp solar power plant

  As part of their ambitious dream of running all airports in India on solar power, the Airport Authority of India (AAI) is planning to implement […]
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 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 […]
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 10, 2018

India’s Sterling and Wilson to build 54.3 MW solar plant in Zambia

  India-headquartered solar EPC company Sterling and Wilson is to build a 54.3 MW solar PV plant in Zambia under the International Finance Corporation’s (IFC) Scaling […]
February 9, 2018

IDFC Alternatives buys IL&FS’s Madhya Pradesh solar project

  IDFC Alternatives, the private equity arm of IDFC Ltd, has bought a 40 megawatt (MW) solar power project in Madhya Pradesh operated by IL&FS Energy, […]
February 7, 2018

Green route: 2.3 MWp solar plant for Kochi Metro Rail Ltd

  Kochi Metro Rail Ltd on Monday signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with AMP Solar India Private Ltd under which the latter will supply 2.3 […]
February 2, 2018

India’s first World Bank solar park loans sanctioned for Madhya Pradesh

  Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Limited (IREDA) has signed an agreement with Rewa Ultra Mega Solar Limited (RUMSL) to finance two major solar parks in […]
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 30, 2018

China’s Longi Solar confirms 1 GW Indian manufacturing facility

  Longi Solar has confirmed it will be the first Chinese solar company to set up manufacturing facilities in India. The news comes just a month […]
January 29, 2018

Solar panels to be installed at railway stations in Vadodara division

  To avoid and minimise the usage of conventional source of power, the Vadodara railway division of Western Railways has started the process of installing solar […]
January 26, 2018

Azure Roof Power to Electrify 152 Schools under Ministry of Human Resource Development Across Six States

Azure Power (NYSE: AZRE), one of India’s leading independent solar power producers, announced it has won a 11.35 megawatts (MWs) solar rooftop power project. This is […]
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 19, 2018

Chinese firm plans 200MW solar cell manufacturing facility in Andhra Pradesh

China’s CETC Renewable Energy Technology Company has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Andhra Pradesh Economic Development Board (APEDB) to set up a PV […]
January 11, 2018

Australia greenlights $650mn project for world’s biggest solar plant

A proposal to build the world’s largest thermal solar plant has been approved by the South Australian government. It paves the way for the construction of […]
January 10, 2018

IFC to invest $50 million in Mahindra Renewables 250 MW PV plant

The IFC, the private investment arm of the World Bank, has said it will invest $50 million in MRPL (Mahindra Renewables Pvt Ltd), a wholly-owned subsidiary […]
January 9, 2018

Chernobyl’s nuclear wasteland transformed into solar field

Workers in orange vests are busy around anthracite panels: investors in Ukraine are building the first solar plant in the contaminated area of ​​Chernobyl to revive […]