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Indian Railways Plans to Setup Solar Power Plants at 8000 Stations

The Indian Railway is working on the plan to make use of 500 MW of solar power plants in 8000 stations to meet its electricity needs and cut down carbon footprint. Indian Railways has planned to install 500 MW of solar power plant to meet the energy needs of more than 8000 stations in the […]

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Cleanmax Solar to Set Up 300 MW Solar Power Capacity This Fiscal

CleanMax plans to set up nearly 300 MW of solar capacity in the country in FY 2017-18. Energy solutions provider CleanMax Solar plans to set up nearly 300 MW of solar capacity, including 100 MW of rooftop installation, this fiscal and will invest around Rs 1,500 crore for the same. Company’s Co-founder Andrew Hines said, […]

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Chandigarh Produced 18 Lakh Units of Electricity with Solar Power Alone in 3 Years

Chandigarh has been successful in reducing 1,304 metric tonne carbon dioxide emission with 18 lakh units of electricity generated through solar power plants. Chandigarh has generated 18 lakh units of electricity through solar power plants in the last three years which is equivalent to planting 14 lakh trees in the city. With the generation of […]

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Telangana to Double its Solar Power Generation Capacity

Telangana government has announced an ambitious target to double solar power 1600 MW in 2017 to around 3400 MW by next year. Telangana government expects to double its solar power generation capacity of the state from 1600 MW in 2017 to around 3400 MW by next year. “Our solar generation capacity will be double in […]

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IIT-KGP to lead India in becoming a Clean Energy Destination

The multi-institutional centre at IIT-Kharagpur will work towards technological innovations on a range of issues related to power network, storage and Solar PV systems. IIT-Kharagpur will lead a UK-India joint virtual centre in clean energy in partnership with a consortium to develop solutions for integration of renewable energy into Indian and UK power grid. The […]

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Vedanta Resources Looks Forward to Expand its Clean Energy Plans in India

Vedanta Resources is looking at developing battery storage solutions that would help with grid balancing, besides complementing the government’s push for solar power. Vedanta Resources is working on its clean energy plans for India, encouraged by the opportunities offered by the country’s growing green economy. Ajay Kumar Dixit, chief executive officer, alumina and power business, […]

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India and ADB Sign $175 Million Loan Agreement to help improve Solar Transmission System

Asian Development Bank has granted $175 Million Loan Agreement to India for supporting construction of high voltage transmission systems to evacuate power generated from new mega solar parks. The Government of India and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed a $175 million loan agreement to support construction of high voltage transmission systems to evacuate power […]

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India’s Solar Energy Capacity Grows by Record 5525 MW

The latest figures provided by MNRE shows that India has gained a tremendous growth in solar energy capacity by a record 5525.98 MW. According to the latest figures provided by the ministry of new and renewable energy (MNRE), the FY 2016-17 saw India’s solar energy capacity grow by a record 5525.98 MW, while India had […]

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Hindustan Power Commissions 10 MW Solar Power Plant in Bihar

Hindustan Power Contributes 10 percent of the Bihar’s Installed Solar Capacity, with the completion of its 10 MW solar power plant in Gaya. The Clean energy arm of Hindustan Power commissioned a 10 MW solar power plant at Shergati, Gaya in Bihar to power the cumulative solar power capacity in Bihar to 100 MWs. The […]

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