The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued guidelines for performance testing of batteries (lead-acid and nickel-based chemistry type) for mandatory registration with the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS).
The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has released a new circular which states that the third edition of global renewable energy investors’ meet and expo will be held in New Delhi/NCR from 3-5 October 2019.
To incentivise production of solar power in the state, the cabinet has approved amendments to the Goa State Solar Policy 2017 where small and large prosumers (consumers and producers of solar power) will receive 50% subsidy
According to the latest notification issued by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), any delay in the scheduled commissioning date of solar projects due to unavailability of internal execution or transmission system by solar park developers will now be liable to a penalty. According to the memorandum, if the delay in the scheduled […]
The ministry of new and renewable energy (MNRE) is expected to write to RBI, seeking to bring renewable energy projects under priority sector lending, senior officials said.
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).
The growth of solar photovoltaic power plants in Punjab has been hampered by delayed disbursement of subsidy to residents. Even as the Punjab government is struggling to install solar rooftop power plants,
The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has once again amended the guidelines for the implementation of the viability gap funding (VGF) program for solar photovoltaic (PV) projects under National Solar Mission (NSM) Phase-II.
Any cap on solar power tariffs in future auctions could dampen free market sentiment and prove to be an Achilles heel for the plans of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) to achieve the solar power capacity target of 100 GW by 2022,
In a significant development, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued a letter (reviewed by Mercom) directing Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) to set the maximum permissible solar tariff at ₹2.50 (~$0.036)/kWh without safeguard duty