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This section provides regular aggregation of news and updates from India and around the world for Solar Energy. This is part of EAI 360, India's largest renewable energy and clean technology news aggregator.

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Manonmaniam Sundaranar University in Tamil Nadu set to install 1.20 MW solar power plant

The Manonmaniam Sundaranar University will be the first university in the State if its plans to install photovoltaic systems on its premises on an outlay of Rs. 4.50 crore to generate 1.20 MW power move ahead as planned. Since the solar power panels to be installed on five acres of land on the university’s… read more →

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NTPC’s auxiliary power may be sourced from domestic solar equipment

Despite facing flak at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) for the domestic content requirement clause in the National Solar Mission, the government is still looking at means to aid the solar equipment manufacturing industry. Towards this end, the NTPC may be mandated to meet its entire auxiliary power… read more →

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Telangana: Rooftop solar power dents Transco income

Despite India’s pledge to cut down on fossil fuels and generate 100 GW power through renewable energy, Telangana State’s power utility appears to be largely unhappy with people’s adoption of solar power. According to an official of TS Transco, the state-owned power corporation is losing revenue… read more →

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International Solar Alliance plans major irrigation initiative

International Solar Alliance (ISA), which is yet to become a legal entity under United Nations rules requiring ratification from 13 more countries, is set to give a big push to solar water pumps and India is expected to play a leadership role. India has about 100,000 functional solar pumps, making it… read more →

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India's solar power revolution is still just trickling into rural villages

Solar power is bringing light to remote villages across India. Rural residents, long disconnected from the grid, are increasingly using solar panels and battery banks to charge mobile phones, illuminate light bulbs, and keep refrigerators humming. Advocates for rural electrification say solar "microgrids"… read more →

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Alternative energy policy sought for Kerela

The Kerala Electricity Workers Federation (KEWF) has called upon the government to announce a alternative energy policy for the State without further delay. In a recent KEWF State meet at Adoor, they adopted a resolution stressing the importance of tapping various alternative energy sources to meet… read more →

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Tamil Nadu in India calls 1.5-GW solar tender

The Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) has started a 1,500-MW solar tender and is expecting bids below INR 4 (USD 0.062/EUR 0.056) per kWh till June 15. The competing projects’ capacity should be between 1 MW and 500 MW. Parks smaller than 50 MW will get 12 months from the… read more →

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Renewable energy deals decline on falling solar power tariffs

Declining solar power tariffs have resulted in fewer clean energy deals because of concerns that electricity offtake commitments at higher tariffs may not be honoured. Deal makers and experts say that the proposed transactions for the solar projects with high tariffs are increasingly being put on a… read more →

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Chattisgarh wants to lead in solar farm irrigation pump distribution

Chhattisgarh is striving hard to make itself as a leading state in terms of number of solar powered farm irrigation pumps distributed in the State, officials informed on Saturday. Under the Saur Sujala Yojana that was launched last year in November, the state government is targeting to install around… read more →

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India to be third largest solar market in 2017: report

With 8.8 gigawatt (GW) of capacity addition projected for the year ahead, India is set to become the third biggest solar market globally in 2017, overtaking Japan, according to the India Solar Handbook 2017 released by Bridge to India (BTI) on Monday. The report by BTI, a consulting firm in India’s… read more →

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