At the end of FY19, the overall installed rooftop solar capacity stood at 4,375 Mw, soaring 72 per cent over FY18, a report by Bridge to India showed. The fresh capacity addition came from commercial, industrial, public sector and residential projects.
The government is in a flap. General elections are around the corner and the spectre of unemployment looms large. That is one reason why the government has begun focussing on farmers and women as key voters to be wooed
South corporation, in its standing committee meeting on Thursday, has approved the project to install 5MW solar rooftop projects on the municipal buildings.
To support its ambitious plan to generate 40 gigawatts of rooftop solar power by 2022, the Indian government is planning to launch a “rent a roof” policy, said Anand Kumar, secretary in the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE).
The country’s first rooftop solar carport was inaugurated at a mall in Rohini on Monday. The solar plant, which has come up on the rooftop of a parking space at Unity One, can generate 300kW of electricity daily and will meet 80% of the mall’s daily needs, significantly reducing its carbon footprint.
Indian Institute of Technology-Madras has won the 2017 IEEE Spectrum Technology in the Service of Society Award for its solar-direct current (DC) inverter system
Rooftop Solar Power To Become A Reality Soon Piyush Goyal Pushes for Adding 40,000 MW Rooftop Solar by 2022
We need to find ways for Solar Energy to become norm rather than exception: Piyush Goyal
Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal New and Renewable Energy, Piyush Goyal on March 17th, 2016 launched a report titled,