Reinforcing national grid by solar energy

Reinforcing national grid by solar energy

The Cabinet’s approval last week for setting up six solar and wind power plants capable of generating 257 megawatts (MW) of electricity highlights the recognition accorded to the importance of alternative sources of energy, especially that of solar, by the government.

Powering agriculture via solar feeders

Powering agriculture via solar feeders

Two-thirds of the total irrigated area in India uses groundwater pumping, powered by more than two crore electric and 75 lakh diesel pumps. Access to groundwater depends on reliable and affordable electricity supply.

Dark cloud gather over solar energy

Dark cloud gather over solar energy

A 700 mw solar tender floated by Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam has triggered widespread responses from a host of global as well as local players aggregating 1,750 mw, which would well be a sign of renewal of interests among investors

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