BHEL to Install Solar-Powered EV Charging Stations Along Delhi-Chandigarh Highway

The initiative will help tackle the rising vehicular pollution in India and even reduce the country’s dependence on fossil fuel imports. Electric vehicle (EV) adoption is set to increase in India with the continuous efforts of the government as well...

Hero Future Likely To Buy Fotowatio’s Solar Project In India

Half-a-dozen investors are also interested in acquiring the ₹5,000 crore renewable energy business of debt-laden Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services Ltd (IL&FS). Hero Future Energies Pvt. Ltd is in talks to acquire Fotowatio Renewable Ventures’s 135 megawatt (MW) solar power project in...

HyET Solar Plans to Manufacture 300 MW Solar Panels in Gujarat

The company currently manufactures 5 MW solar panels and hopes to reach 300 MW in India in near future.  Dutch foldable solar panel maker HyET Solar BV seeks to “Make In India” and is eyeing partnerships with existing solar panel...

“The government should set up financing lines to promote solar panel manufacturing in India”

India is moving towards becoming a global solar superpower. The country has set itself the ambitious target of generating 100GW of solar energy by 2022, 40 per cent of which is to come from rooftop solar projects. But how...

Indian Railways to Invite Bids for 4GW Solar Project For Powering Locomotives

The tender, estimated to be worth Rs 16,000 crore, is expected shortly. Railways currently buys electricity at an average cost of Rs 5 per unit, but solar power will cost less. Indian Railways will soon run trains using solar power...

Solar Technology of IIT-M Lights Up Homes in Remote Parts of India

Powering homes with DC powerline reduces power consumption and would be increasingly deployed with solar in urban and rural India homes, says lead researcher.  Solar-Direct Current (DC) Inverterless Technology, pioneered by researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology - Madras, is...

Goa & Union Territories To Have Project Specific Solar Tariffs

The control period of the Solar Regulations 2015 has been extended from May 2018 to May 2019 or until new regulations are notified by JERC. The Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission (JERC) for the state of Goa and union territories has...

Jharkhand: Attracting investments in sunrise sectors

Jharkhand has emerged as a strong competitor for investments, even as Bengaluru, New Delhi and Pune are creating headlines for bagging big ticket projects. Whether it is in the field of IT or electronic systems design and manufacturing (ESDM),...

Suzlon Sells Rudra Solarfarms to AMP Solar for Rs 142.1 million

Rudra Solarfarms is a special purpose vehicle (SPV) that had been established by Suzlon, in partnership with AMP Solar, for executing a solar project of 15 megawatt (MW) in the state of Telangana Suzlon Energy, a world leader in renewable energy solutions, has...

A lot more clarity is required on the net metering policies

Rooftop solar photovoltaic installations have the potential to address climate change issues by reducing our reliance on conventional fossil fuel based energy. Indian solar players have also geared up to help the country achieve the set target of 175GW...

India Cuts Project Implementation Timelines For Solar Power Projects

Indian government has made amendments to the auction and project implementation timelines. Concerned over the flat pace of capacity addition in the solar power sector, the Indian government has decided to make modifications in auction and solar project deadlines.  The...

State-run BHEL bags 129 MW Solar Project Worth Rs 5,650 million

BHEL will be establishing solar photovoltaic (PV) power plants on EPC basis at four locations in the state of Telangana Government-owned engineering and manufacturing company Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has bagged an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for...

Ladakh Will Soon Be Home To World’s Largest Solar Plant

Ladakh is set to house the world's largest single-location solar photo-voltaic plant.  Some 200km to the south in Kargil, another mega project will join forces to light up the plains, keep glaciers cool by saving 12,750 tonne of carbon emission a...

Andhra Govt Signs MoU With Adani Group For Rs 70,000 Crore Data Centre Parks

Andhra Pradesh government, along with Adani Group, will develop hyper-scale data center market in the state, positioning it as the east coast data center hub for India and South East Asia. The Andhra Pradesh government, on Wednesday, signed a memorandum...

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