To address the issue of land availability for clean energy projects, India will set up solar and wind projects on fallow land along its international border with Pakistan, according to a top government official.
While global corporate funding in the global solar market witnessed a 34 per cent year-on-year increase at $9 billion in the first nine months of 2019 against $6.7 billion during the same period in 2018, investments in the Indian solar sector is witnessing a slowdown.
The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) is confident that India will achieve its goal of having 1.75 lakh MW of installed renewable energy generation capacity by 2022.
The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has announced the extension in the bid submission deadline for its tender for selection of solar power developers for setting up 6 GW solar projects linked with 2 GW solar manufacturing (annual) plant anywhere in India.
The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued a rebuttal on a recent report by rating agency CRISIL that had said India may not be able to achieve its renewable energy capacity addition target of 175 Gigawatt by 2022.
Consulting rooms ulnder 200 sq.ft. of professionals such as lawyers, doctors, and chartered accountants, which are attached to their residences, will attract power tariff under domestic category and if they exceed 200 sq.ft. will attract commercial tariff
The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has directed the Maharashtra State Load Despatch Center (MSLDC) to amend its forecasting and scheduling procedure in line with the rules and principles of the commission within two weeks.
Offshore wind turbines harness sea winds to generate power. They work in the same way as an onshore wind turbine, the only difference being that in offshore wind, turbines can be either installed on a permanent foundation attached to the seabed or on a floating base anchored to the seabed.
This refers to “Largest exercise kicks off to integrate renewables” (October 9). Shreya Jai has beautifully explained the crucial — and so far not understood — function and importance of renewable energy management centres (REMCs).
Solar policies, subsidies and other incentives for the installation of solar rooftop systems in Lakshadweep
The smallest Union Territory of India, Lakshadweep has enormous potential for solar power generation. Excluding a few days in the monsoon season, the group of islands constituting the UT receives plentiful sunlight throughout the year.