Tags: India Solar News

BJP Government’s Big Solar Push Could Run into Land Hurdle: Here is Why

India’s record with solar power generation does not offer reasons to be optimistic either. With just a few days left for end of financial year 2016-17, India still has over 70 per cent of its target to achieve, while targets for upcoming years are even higher. The Union cabinet decided last month to double India’s […]

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Solar panel installation to power BRTS is now a debatable issue between PMC’s road and electricity departments: Report

PMC’s road department wants to put in place a solar panel system on three routes for saving energy, while the electricity department is not sure about the idea. Solar panel installation to power the Bus Rapid Transit System (BRTS) has reportedly become a debatable subject between Pune Municipal Corporation’s (PMC) road and electricity department. According […]

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UBM India announces the second edition of RenewX, starts from April 7 at Hitex in Hyderabad

Of special interest this year is the China Pavilion being launched at RenewX 2017 for the first time UBM India has announced the second edition of RenewX, a two-day Renewable Energy trade expo. The expo is scheduled from April 7 at the Hitex, Hyderabad. Through RenewX 2017, UBM India intends to provide an industry platform for organizations to capitalize and […]

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District Administration to Install 20 KW Solar Power Plant at the Main Complex of Mini Secretariat in Ludhiana: Report

The solar power plant is being established by Punjab Energy Development Authority (PEDA). In a bid to promote solar energy and save expenditure on electricity, the district administration in Ludhiana is reportedly planning to install 20 KW solar plant at the mini secretariat. The solar power plant is being established with the help of Punjab […]

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SECI inviting tenders for Empanelment of Experts for Third Party Inspection of Grid Connected Rooftop Solar PV systems

The tenure of empanelment of “Experts for Third Party Inspection of Grid Connected Rooftop Solar PV systems” shall be two years from the date of empanelment letter issued by Solar Energy Corporation of India. Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) inviting  Bids/Price Proposal  from the eligible Bidders, Consultants, Agencies, Experts to participate in the […]

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India not doing enough to capture energy storage opportunity: Bridge to India

India has barely woken up to the potential of electric vehicles or energy storage China is dominating the energy storage industry which has been so far led by Japanese and Korean manufacturers such as Panasonic, Samsung SDI and LG Chem said Bridge to India in a report. The country is using every trick like government […]

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Canadian Solar Signs PPAs with SECI to Develop 80 MWac Solar Power Projects in Maharashtra

Canadian Solar was awarded these solar power projects under a 450 MWac solar capacity tender in the state of Maharashtra, through a competitive auction process. Canadian Solar has announced that it has secured Power Purchase Agreements for an aggregate 80 MWac of solar power projects with the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI). Canadian Solar […]

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India to become world’s third largest solar market in 2017: Report

“India still maintain strong demand for PV products, it has the potential to overtake Japan to become the world’s third largest solar market by taking at least 14% of the year’s total PV demand.” Taiwan based market researcher firm, EnergyTrend in its new report forecasts India to become the 3rd largest solar market in the […]

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