The total installed capacity of solar power generation has crossed 25 giga watts (GV), according to Mercom India Research. The country recently marked 25 GW of installed solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity, with the seven months seeing over 5 GW of solar PV capacity getting installed.
The government plans to make projects such as power plants, mines and oil and gas exploration ventures and expansion initiatives subject to checks by independent auditors to ensure they are complying with environmental conditions and prevent
Jaipur has found its place among the world’s top 10 smart renewable cities (SRCs). Jaipur stood third while silicon city Bengaluru came sixth. Consultancy firm Deloitte released a report named ‘Global Renewable Energy Trends’.
Virendra Kukreja, standing committee chairman in the Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC), has exposed the electrical department’s favour to the contractor of solar water heater project.
Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL), a joint venture of PSUs under the Ministry of Power, has been selected by the International Solar Alliance (ISA) to facilitate implementation of 5,00,000 Solar Water Pumping Systems.
Renewable energy sources, notably solar and wind, are reaching price and performance parity on and off the grid globally and, as technologies continue to advance their deployment, prices will likely continue to fall, according to a study by accounting and consultancy firm Deloitte.
The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has extended the date for self-certification of six products done by solar module manufacturers to September 20, 2018. These six products are a part of Schedule order No. 2183 (E).
India’s finance ministry said a 25 percent safeguard duty on solar cells and modules imported from China and Malaysia has been imposed, providing some clarity on the protectionist move that had been caught up in court battles.
The Gujarat government is planing to start projects to store solar energy produced during the day and use it at night time, energy minister Saurabh Patel said Tuesday.
While the Chandigarh Renewal Energy, Science and Technology Promotion Society (Crest) is struggling to meet the solar power generation target set by the Union government, the UT administration has sent another reminder to the Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission