Solar News

Tech Firm Lancium Raises $150M to Advance Decarbonisation Solutions

Lancium Technologies Corporation, a technology firm focused on energy transition, has announced that it has closed $150 million in financing from leading energy companies and investors. Hanwha Solutions, a South Korean provider of clean energy solutions and owner and operator of Q CELLS, led this financing round. Lancium also received support from Novawulf and other […]

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RWE Picks SMA Technology to Build Major German Storage Facility

Energy utility RWE is building a battery energy storage system (BESS) with a total output of 117 megawatts in Germany. The system technology used for integrating and optimally controlling the charging and discharging of the 420 lithium-ion battery racks of the battery storage system is being supplied by SMA Solar Technology. The storage project will […]

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Greaves Electric Mobility Opens its Largest EV Mfg Facility in Tamil Nadu

Greaves Electric Mobility, the e-mobility arm of Greaves Cotton Limited, has inaugurated its largest EV production facility in Ranipet, Tamil Nadu. The 35-acre plant built to preserve the green terrain surrounding the site is located in the Industrial Centre of Tamil Nadu and will serve as an electric mobility hub for both domestic and export […]

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Indira Gandhi International Airport to Achieve Net Zero by 2030

The national capital’s Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) is set to become ‘Net Zero Carbon Emission Airport’ by 2030. “At Delhi Airport, we are on a strong environment progress journey and we are confident to become ‘net zero carbon emission’ airport by 2030, following the ‘Airport Carbon Accreditation’ guidelines,” said Videh Kumar Jaipuriar, CEO, DIAL. […]

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Ohmium Ships Its First “Made in India” Hydrogen Electrolyzer Unit To The US

US firm Ohmium International, through its Bengaluru based Indian subsidiary enArka India Private Limited, has shipped its first unit of electrolyzer from India to the United States, as a first step towards establishing India as a global hub for green hydrogen generation. The electrolyzer has been manufactured by Ohmium at its Bengaluru plant, India’s first […]

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Darwin Platform Group Launches Three New E-scooters

Darwin Platform Group of Companies (DPGC) on Monday announced its foray into the electric mobility space with plans to invest nearly Rs 450 crore on product development, as per media reports. As part of the initiative, the group’s EV venture Darwin EVAT launched three electric scooters — D-5, D- 7 and D-14 — priced at […]

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First Solar Bags 5.4GW Module Order from bp & Lightsource bp

First Solar has won multi-year orders for up to 5.4 gigawatts photovoltaic (PV) solar modules from global solar leader Lightsource bp and integrated energy company bp. As part of the deal, Lightsource bp and bp have placed orders for approximately 4.4GWDC of modules, with options for an additional 1GWDC. Lightsource bp has agreed to procure up […]

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TotalEnergies to Develop 500MW Solar PV Projects in Libya

French oil and gas major TotalEnergies has signed new agreements with Libya for the sustainable growth of the country’s natural resources, which include developing 500 MW solar PV projects in addition to investing $2 billion in crude oil production and gas extraction. The agreements were signed at the recently held Libya Energy & Economy Summit, […]

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Gautam Solar Expands Module Mounting Str Mfg Capacity by 10 Times

Solar manufacturer Gautam Solar Private Limited, which is based in New Delhi, has expanded its production footprint by boosting the manufacturing unit of solar module mounting structures by 10 times from 50 metric tons per month to 500 metric tons per month, the company said in an official statement. Based in Haridwar, the state-of-the-art unit […]

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