Rural Electrification Corp. (REC), a state-owned backer of India’s power sector, plans to lend billions of rupees to clean-energy projects and equipment makers this fiscal year as part of an expanded push into renewables that will also see it issue green bonds overseas.
Imagine a world where you wake up in a smart green home and go to school in a self-driving electric vehicle to another smart green building
The district is fast emerging as a solar energy hub. As per the clearance given by UPNEDA (Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Agency), different institutions of the district have been picked up for installation of solar panels.
Solar panels on the rooftop that produce a kilowatt of power are no longer beyond the reach of ordinary citizens. Such a project will cost around Rs 60,000, even less if the central government’s 30% subsidy is factored in. In fact, generating the energy to run two fans and two lights could come at the price of a high-end smartphone
Robotic Dry Cleaning System for Solar panels at Solar PV plant at NTPC Dadri was inaugurated by A. K. Jha, Director (Technical), NTPC Limited in presence of D.K. Sood, RED (DBF) & ED (CSR/R&R) and S. K. Sinha, GGM (Dadri) and other senior officials of NTPC on Thursday.
President Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate the first phase of a solarization project in the President’s Estate on Friday under which 670 KW of solar power
In a bid to save on electricity bills and pave way for green energy, the 5.6 km stretch of the Bandra Worli sealink will be illuminated with the help of solar panels from April this year.
The Union power ministry has told the influential goods and services tax (GST) Council chaired by finance minister Arun Jaitley that implementing GST in its current form could push up power generation cost, especially of renewable energy, which will further dent the ability of debt-ridden distribution companies to serve electricity unless specific relief measures are built in.
India may be a bright spot for global solar markets this year as it adds capacity at a record pace, becoming one of the top regions for panel producers struggling with rock-bottom prices.
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