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 […]
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 29, 2018

Microsoft completes first renewable energy deal in India to power its offices with solar energy

  Microsoft on Tuesday said it completed its first renewable energy deal in India which will help power its new office building here with solar power. […]
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 19, 2018

What will fuel India’s electric vehicles?

  There’s large-scale, and then there’s Indian-scale. Until recently, there were moves to ensure that all passenger vehicles sold by 2030 were electric vehicles (EVs). The […]
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 […]
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 25, 2018

Big Money Is Getting Into Microgrids

Most companies have a hard time coming up with the upfront cash to build a microgrid, and financing one can be a major headache. Theoretically, that […]
December 20, 2017

Ghana to launch rooftop solar program in 2018

Ghana’s Minister of Information, Mustapha Abdul Hamid, has announced that the long-expected MDA Solar Rooftop Programme will be launched in 2018. Through the rebate scheme, which […]
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 […]
September 28, 2017

Telangana trounces Gujarat to become largest producer of solar power in India

Telangana is now the largest producer of solar energy in the country, after toppling its role model Gujarat. Gujarat was number one in the country in […]