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ABB India, Welspun Energy reach 700MW of installed solar PV in India

Supplier of solar photovoltaic (PV) inverters ABB and developer Welspun Energy today announced that together they have installed about 700 MW of solar photovoltaic projects across several states in India.  It includes a key project of 52 MW on PPP (pubic-private partnership) for Maharashtra State Generation Company at Baramati. “By setting up large scale solar […]

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NSPCL is tendering for the development of a 50MW solar PV project in Tamil Nadu

NTPC-SAIL Power Company Private Limited (NSPCL) a joint venture between NTPC Ltd and SAIL is tendering for the development of a 50MW solar PV project in Tamil Nadu. The Project location is within the land of Salem Steel Plant located in Salem district of the state. The tender is for the design, engineering, manufacturing, supply, […]

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BORG Energy starts selling its Solar Photo Voltaic Panels in the Indian market

BORG Energy Pvt. Ltd has started selling its Solar Photo Voltaic Panels in the Indian market. The company changed its sales strategy for the Indian market after seeing positive response for its newly introduced solar power solutions. BORG Energy’s sales strategy until now was limited to supply and sell of its turnkey Solar Photo Voltaic […]

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Two solar PV projects worth Rs 3,104 crore get NTPC board approval

NTPC board has accorded approval to investment proposals worth Rs 3,104 crore for solar PV projects in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan. Power major NTPC has informed BSE that the Board of Directors of the Company at its meeting held on March 30, 2016, has accorded investment approval for Mandsaur Solar PV Project (5×50 MW) in […]

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Micro Solar Dome Surya Jyoti to save millions of units of power: Harsh Vardhan

Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Harsh Vardhan has launched a low cost and environment-friendly solar lighting device dubbed as Surya Jyoti. The device developed under the aegis of the Department of Science & Technology would prove to be a boon for the urban and rural households in the country that do […]

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Analog Devices introduces ADSP-CM41x series of mixed-signal control processors to lower solar energy cost

Analog Devices has introduced ADSP-CM41x series of mixed-signal control processors. The ADSP-CM41x series is designed to simplify system design, lower cost, and improve efficiency and safety in solar, energy storage, and electric vehicle infrastructure said the company in a statement. Price of solar panels and battery systems has dropped in recent years, creating the need […]

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MTN with World Panel to launches new solar bundle package in South Africa

South Africa-based mobile telecommunications company, MTN in partnership with World Panel launched new solar bundle package SunStream which allows users to stream electricity from the sun directly into their mobile devices. The company made the announcement outside its store at Mthatha Plaza, in the Eastern Cape. Hennie Botha, World Panel’s managing director for South Africa […]

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Toshiba Corp to install Solar-powered hydrogen system at Musashimizonokuchi train station in Japan

Toshiba Corp has received an order to install H2One hydrogen energy supply system from East Japan Railway Co (JR East). The firm will install its carbon dioxide (CO2)-free stand-alone hydrogen energy supply system at Musashimizonokuchi Station in Kawasaki City and will start operating from next year. H2One uses a renewable energy source and hydrogen-powered fuel […]

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