Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today asked the Science and Technology (S&T) Department to undertake projects for harnessing of solar energy in a big way to supplement the energy needs of the state.
Solar power tariff is likely to come down closer to the cost of conventional power sources due to technological advancement and increase efficiency.
India’s 175 GW renewable energy (RE) targets by 2022 are ambitious, to say the least. Compared to RE targets in Europe, China, or California that require 4-5% growth in RE capacity annually,
Record low Indian solar tariffs tendered at a groundbreaking auction may catalyze green investments and help tip the balance of new power to renewables and away from fossil fuels.
A 40 kilowatt solar power plant was recently inaugurated in Assam’s Jorhat city with an aim to utilize the energy resources.
Printing solar cells may soon be as easy and inexpensive as printing a newspaper, thanks to researchers who have cleared a critical manufacturing hurdle in the development of a new class of solar devices.
At a time when the demand for solar projects is dwindling, the Gujarat Energy Research and Management Institute (GERMI) is developing a hybrid technology using solar and wind energy to generate power.
India has embarked upon a laudable and ambitious program to install 100 GW of solar PV plants and 60 GW of wind turbine plants by 2022
The solar revolution in India marches on, with renewed momentum, if the recently concluded reverse bidding auction for a 750 MW Solar Park in Madhya Pradesh is any indication.
New capacity additions could all come from renewable sources like solar, wind and hydro power, but that is only after 2023-24, subject to cost competitiveness and the grids ability to handle clean energy, says a TERI report.