India was the third largest solar market behind China and the United States with 8.3 GW of solar PV capacity installed in 2018. Japan and Germany were the fourth and fifth largest solar markets in the world.
A 34 kwp solar photo-voltaic rooftop mounted power plant was commissioned and formally inaugurated at Duliajan, the field head quarters of Oil India Limited (OIL), on Friday, a press communique received in Jorhat stated.
Most of India’s new power generation capacity in future will be from renewable energy sources, as investments in thermal power capacity remain sluggish and availability of coal continues to be a challenge, India Ratings said in a report.
MSEDCL’s 1,000MW solar floating plant at Ujani dam in Solapur district has evoked tremendous response with 12 top companies participating in the pre-bid meeting held in Mumbai.
Indian Oil Corporation (IOCL) chairman Sanjiv Singh on Sunday launched India’s first 24×7 solar-powered retail outlet at Pongam near Angamaly. It is a big boost to the sustainability initiatives of IOCL, said a press release here.
Amid increasing volatility in tender issuance, auctions and issues related to GST and safeguard duty, India’s solar installations slowed down in the July-September period of 2018, officials said on Sunday.
The government has dropped its plan to install 12GW of solar capacity out of total 15 GW envisaged through state-owned NTPC as solar tariff dipped recently, Parliament was informed Thursday.
Saving big bucks! Why Indian Railways plans to set up solar plants on its vacant land; a unique initiative
Indian Railways plans to utilise its vacant land to set up solar power plants of 30 gigawatt (GW) capacity in a bid to lower its operating ratio. According to an HT report, Indian Railways plans to set up the plants to generate 10 GW
The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has launched a plan for the implementation of 23 GW of ultra mega solar projects in the Leh and Ladakh regions of Jammu & Kashmir.
Uttar Pradesh government’s tender calling for bids for 550 MW grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) power received a huge response with as many as eight developers submitting bids for 795 MW.