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 […]
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 17, 2018

India may not reach clean energy target, says energy consultancy firm

India may not reach clean energy target, says energy consultancy firm   India could fall short of its target of adding 175 GW of clean energy by the […]
April 21, 2018
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Solar energy to light up Pakhowal stadium

  For lighting arrangements inside the Pakhowal Road Indoor Stadium, civic officials have decided to utilize solar energy. At present, there is no electricity connection in […]
April 9, 2018

Diu: World’s First Solar Powered Island

  Diu has become the first union territory in India and the first island in the world to be fully powered by solar power. Daman & […]
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 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 […]
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 5, 2018

Microsoft is buying solar energy from Singapore rooftops

  The US company on Thursday announced a deal with Singaporean solar firm Sunseap to purchase all the power generated by a planned rooftop solar project, […]
February 28, 2018

India helps Ghana airports to go solar

  Cochin International Airport Limited (CIAL) in India was named the world’s first fully solar-powered airport and is planning to help Ghana on its path to […]
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 26, 2018

IIA Launches All India Solar Summit 2018, Renewal Energy To Be Priority For UP Govt

  The apex association for micro small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) IIA organised the ‘All India Solar Summit-2018’ (AISS-2018) in Gomtinagar, Lucknow. The summit was inaugurated […]
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 […]
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 20, 2018

Ministry allotted Rs 48000 cr to KUSUM Scheme For Solar Pumps by March

NEW DELHI: The Rs 48,000-crore KUSUM scheme to promote the use of solar power among farmers would be placed before the Cabinet by next month, New […]
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 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 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 14, 2018

Mysuru City Corporation finally takes the solar route

  “Better late than never” seems to be the motto of the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC). For, the MCC, which served as the nodal agency for […]
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 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, […]