The $250 million rooftop solar project, to be executed by Tata Cleantech Capital, will receive GCF support through NABARD. The agreement between GCF and NABARD was recently signed at an event held on the sidelines
South Asia is home to more than 1.6 billion people. It is the world’s fastest growing region, with the highest growth rates in the consumption of commercial energy. Demand for electricity in South Asia, particularly in Bangladesh,
Between November 2018 and February 2019, four solar power tenders each totaling 1 GW are set to be issued by SECI, India’s only Central Public Sector Undertaking (PSU) involv
Solar project developer Azure Power says it has raised more than $400 million (Rs2,947 crore) since the end of the first quarter of India’s financial year – on June 30th. The largest source of the funding came from the company’s follow-on share offering
State owned electricity generator NTPC has secured the entire 160 MW of PV capacity it bid for in a reverse auction for 500 MW of grid-connected solar projects tendered by the Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (UPNEDA).
The International Solar Alliance (ISA) has selected India’s Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) to drive the installation of 500,000 solar water pumping systems in 13 of its 121 member nations.
Despite a tepid response to its 1 GW purchase tender, the Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) has floated another tender to commission 1.4 GW through distributed solar.
The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has tendered for 750 MW of grid connected solar PV capacity in Rajasthan.
Recognised as a mega industrial project, the Greenko wind-solar hybrid project has been allotted around 4,766 acres of land. However, the company must complete the project within a period of four years (48 months), failing which the entire land will be handed back to the government of Andhra Pradesh.
By 2030, as many as 40% of new vehicles sold in India – approximately 24 million – could be battery powered, according to a recent study by Germany-based, TFE Consulting. This is encouraging given that in 2017