Roof top of government building in NDMC area will be utilised to generate up to 12 MW of solar power in the next three years. Total target is to generate 12 MW of power (through roof top solar panels). It may take three years. All the government buildings, NDMC (New Delhi Municipal Council) and other… read more →
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Australia-based conglomerate AICA Group announced its plans to expand its Engineering division - AICA Engineering India Pvt Ltd to the South Indian market with their solar products to tap renewable energy sector in India. AICA Engineering India is now offering its local customers with a two-fold objective… read more →
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy inaugurated a solar electrification project for a remote village in the state’s hilly district of Wayanad which is expected to improve the lives of several families, mostly tribal. He launched the Amrita Sphuranam, a project initiated by Mata Amritanandamayi Math… read more →
Lumos Solar, a Boulder, Colorado based design-centric solar company announced the introduction of their SmartPark Solar EV Charging Station, featuring the new GSX Glass-Glass Frameless Module System. SmartPark will revolutionize how solar and EV charging are integrated. Solar and EV charging is a natural… read more →
REC, the largest European supplier of solar products worldwide, announced that it will begin production of a new high-performance solar panel. The REC TwinPeak Series, which was introduced this week at REC's annual European Partner event in Munich, will be rated up to 275 watt peak (Wp), resulting in… read more →
India is an ideal market for solar power given its shortage of electricity, relatively high energy costs and growing concerns about greenhouse gas emissions. However, the country’s solar installations have been slow to take off owing to regulatory issues and challenges related to land acquisition.… read more →
Rolta Power Pvt. Ltd, a unit of Rolta Group announced that it is entering the solar power sector. It has set up a 60 megawatt (MW) production line in Mumbai for solar photovoltaic (PV) modules and the plant has started production this month, the company said. The production line has been set up with… read more →
Coal India Ltd. (COAL), the biggest producer of the fuel, is considering building 70 billion rupees ($1.2 billion) of solar projects to compensate for carbon pollution, said people familiar with the plan. The company is in talks with the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy for a combined capacity of… read more →
SunEdison has announced a 241 kilowatts solar PV micro-grids project to provide electricity to approximately 7,800 residents of 54 villages in India. SunEdison will work with Rural Electrification Corporation, a Government of India organization, and the Andhra Pradesh Eastern Power Distribution Company… read more →
One of the world's biggest potential solar markets may finally be opening up as India ponders its solar future. The country's new government has proposed building 25 solar parks, each with 500 MW to 1 GW of capacity. In total, the country is targeting 20 GW in the next five years, which will be nearly… read more →