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 […]
May 9, 2018

India in top 6 to create most green energy jobs

India in top 6 to create most green energy jobs NEW DELHI: With the countries across the globe gradually switching to clean energy in sync with […]
May 8, 2018

Massive 1.5GW solar plant proposed for south-east Queensland

Massive 1.5GW solar plant proposed for south-east Queensland A 1.5GW solar farm is being proposed for construction in south-east Queensland, as part of a massive new […]
April 20, 2018
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Microlink Devices hits 37.75% efficiency for triple junction cell

  Illinois, U.S.-based Microlink Devices has announced a new efficiency record of 37.75% for cells based on its three junction epitaxial lift off (ELO) technology. The […]
April 18, 2018

India probes dumping of EVA sheets for solar modules by 5 nations

  India has initiated a probe into the alleged dumping of EVA sheets used in solar cell industry, imported from China, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, South Korea […]
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 […]
April 6, 2018

Solar beats fossil fuels in 2017 leading record renewables investment

  It has already been widely reported that 2017 was extraordinary for renewables. Last year, wind and solar saw unprecedented growth as global energy demand increased, […]
April 2, 2018
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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 28, 2018

Indian Railways launches solar powered coach, to draw up solar policy

  Railways has rolled out a non-AC coach of Rewari-Sitapur passenger train lit by solar panels installed on its roof as part of its plan to […]
March 19, 2018

India’s solar manufacturers facing a ‘make or buy’ dilemma

  The energy sector in India has always been a topic for discussion and debate among experts, observers, analysts, industry players and magnates, besides others. India […]
February 26, 2018

Tata Power proposes solar roof top projects in member countries of ISA

  TPDDL has proposed to install solar rooftop demonstration projects in International Solar Alliance (ISA) member countries with power purchase agreements (PPA). The proposal includes setting […]
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 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 21, 2018

Ecoppia deploys water-free robotic solution to clean 1 GW PV panels in Rajasthan

  Ecoppia, the developer of robotic water-free PV solar panel cleaning solutions, has announced today, February 19, the deployment of hundreds of its automated systems for […]
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

Odisha Removes Upper Limit of 1 MW for Net-Metered Rooftop Solar Projects

  Odisha Electricity Regulatory Commission (OERC) has removed the upper cap of 1 MW for rooftop solar projects in the state. The removal of the upper […]
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 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 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

JSW plans 250MW of floating solar across India

  JSW Energy, part of Indian conglomerate JSW Group which includes major steel manufacturer JSW Steel, is carrying out engineering works on a 4MW pilot floating […]
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 […]