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 […]
August 9, 2018

Why India has achieved only 4% of it’s Solar Rooftop Target?

      With less than four years left to meet its target of installing 40,000 megawatt (MW) of rooftop solar power capacity by 2022, India has installed […]
June 26, 2018

Renewable energy certificates to continue face regulatory challenges: Ind-Ra

The renewable energy certificates will continue to face regulatory challenges and obligated entities may prefer to buy clean energy directly, India Ratings and Research said today. “The […]
June 9, 2018

China’s new solar policy may delay India’s plan to make panels

India may delay its first ever auction to build solar factories after a Chinese decision to withdraw some state support to power projects is seen leading […]
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 16, 2018

MNRE Announces New Policy for Wind and Solar Hybrid Power projects

MNRE Announces New Policy for Wind and Solar Hybrid Power projects The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) today announced a new National Wind-Solar Hybrid Policy that provides a […]
April 7, 2018

Duty on Chinese Imports, GST Slow Solar Growth in India, Says U.N. Report

  India’s imposition of a duty on Chinese solar cells and modules and the levying of a Goods and Services Tax on panels significantly slowed solar […]
March 27, 2018

India signs headquarters agreement with International Solar Alliance

  India is now home to a new international treaty-based organisation following the signing of the headquarters agreement between the government and the newly-formed International Solar […]
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 24, 2018

Can cities provide a solution to India’s energy woes? Municipal solar bonds key

  Air pollution is tightening its grip in India. Thirteen of our cities are currently ranked in the top 20 most polluted in the world. New […]
January 29, 2018

Budget 2018: Renewable Energy Sector urges Arun Jaitley to energise Domestic Manufacturing

  Industry players in the renewable energy sector are of the view that there are a number of policy decisions related to import duties and domestic […]
January 27, 2018

S&C Electric Leaves the Energy Storage Production Business

Chicago grid equipment company S&C Electric built its first large-scale battery storage system in 2006, before almost anyone else was doing it. Now, it’s winding down […]
January 24, 2018

Trump Solar Tariffs Reverberate in India, China’s Biggest Buyer

President Donald Trump imposing duties on foreign-made solar equipment comes as India considers its own protections from overseas supplies after becoming China’s biggest solar panel export […]
January 20, 2018

The way to Green India: make distribution of solar energy cheaper, says Chetan Maini

Stating that shared mobility is the future, the founder of Reva and current Vice-chairman of Sun Mobility says the way ahead lies in harnessing the power […]
January 8, 2018

India considering a 7.5 percent tax on imported solar panels, Power Producers Nervous

Risky Tariff Proposed for India’s Solar Panels Imports     India, the largest buyer of solar equipment from neighboring China, is considering a 7.5 percent tax […]
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. […]
January 1, 2018

India Plans To Increase Rooftop Solar Subsidy By 5X, To $3.7 Billion

The Indian government is planning to revamp its incentive program for rooftop solar power systems in an attempt to expedite implementation of the capacity across various […]
December 29, 2017

10 Predictions for Rooftop Solar and Storage in 2018

1. U.S. solar cell manufacturing won’t restart anytime soon. Billions of dollars in long-term investments are required to achieve large-scale production of the next generation of […]
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 23, 2017

Centre assures contracts for local solar equipment makers in govt projects

India plans to support local solar cells and modules makers by assuring contracts for government projects, a note from the renewable energy ministry said, as it […]
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 […]