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OneRoof Energy to sell its 19.8MW solar project assets

OneRoof Energy has announced that it has entered into definitive agreements with two different third parties to sell 19.8 MW of its solar project assets. The Transactions are expected to generate gross proceeds up to $61 million, with$19 million funded as of the date of this announcement, and $42 million expected to be funded in tranches through September of […]

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Solar-powered oxygen delivery system saving lives in Uganda

There is a twist in the use of renewable energy; now solar power is being used in saving children’s lives in Africa. Asolar poweared oxygen delivery system created by Michael Hawkes, an assistant professor in the University of Alberta’s Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases is providing concentrated oxygen in hospitals for children suffering from severe […]

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BRICS Working Group meets on “Energy Saving and Energy Efficiency” in Visakhapatnam

The BRICS Working Group meets in Visakhapatnam to chalk out plan on enhancing cooperation in energy efficiency and energy saving. All BRICS nations, viz., Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa will make presentations during the two day (4th -5th July) deliberations starting Monday. India, a member of the BRICS will showcase its efforts in energy […]

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Hanergy introduces four solar powered cars

Hanergy has launched four solar powered vehicles at a grand ceremony themed “Disruptive Innovations Drive the Future” in Beijing on 2nd July 2016. The company launched a sports car named “Hanergy Solar R” alongside the Hanergy Solar O, Hanergy Solar L and Hanergy Solar A at the event. Li Hejun, Board Chairman and CEO of […]

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GMR Energy sells stake to Adani Transmission

GMR Energy Limited (GEL) has entered into definitive agreements with Adani Transmission Limited (ATL) to sell its 74% stake in Maru Transmission Services Limited (MTSL) and 49% stake in Aravali Transmission Services Limited (ATSL). Currently the stakes in MTSL and in ATSL shall be transferred to ATL with an option to acquire the balance stakes […]

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IRPRI’s 4 Day Residential Training Programme concludes

IPPAI Regulatory & Policy Research Institute, with India Smart Grid Forum (ISGF) organized a four-day residential, training program on “Reducing Power Costs through Optimisation:  A to Z of Power Trading; Mandatory Trading of RECs & ESCerts”.The training program that started on 29th June  concluded today (2nd July) in IRPRI Resort, Belgundi, Belgaum, Karnataka. The course […]

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Hanwha Q CELLS Appoints Daniel JW Jeong as new Global Chief Technology Officer

Hanwha Q CELLS has announced the appointment of Dr. Daniel JW Jeong as new Global Chief Technology Officer (“CTO”). Dr. Jeong had previously held a number of leading management positions in the field of solar R&D with vast experience in solar technology innovation and commercialization before joining Hanwha. He has been the Company’s global Head […]

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Yingli Energy connects a 50 megawatt (MW) “Top Runner” project in China to the grid

Yingli Energy (China) a wholly owned subsidiary of Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Ltd. has completed a 50 megawatt (MW) “Top Runner” project in Datong City, Shanxi Province, China and connected it to the grid by the end of June 2016. The project is located in the coal-mining subsidence areas in Datong, Shanxi Province, which is the first […]

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