With ALMM Inclusion IB Solar Targets Faster Growth

Noida-based Integrated Batteries India Pvt. Ltd. (IB Solar) has achieved the inclusion of its Mono Perc series, up to 545 WP, in the Approved List of Models and Manufacturers (ALMM) by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE). This endorsement marks a pivotal moment for IB Solar, as it opens up access to multiple […]

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ALMM: India’s Enlisted Solar Module Manufacturing Capacity Touches 41.5 GW

The latest updated Approved List of Models and Manufacturers (ALMM) list released by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) reported a rise in domestic solar module manufacturing capacity. As per the latest ALMM list, released by the MNRE, the total enlisted solar module manufacturing capacity in India touched 41,463 MW. The latest list […]

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US Solar Manufacturers Come Out With Prescription for Domestic Manufacturing

A new report commissioned by the Solar Energy Manufacturers for America (SEMA) Coalition and authored by Guidehouse Insights Inflection Point makes a case for stronger government efforts to ensure the US domestic solar manufacturing industry withstands the challenge mounted from China or Chinese  linked imports. “Thanks to the efforts of Congress and the Administration, with […]

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Latest ALMM Update: India’s Enlisted Solar Module Capacity Up By 3.5GW

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has now published its revised list of ALMM (Approved List of Models and Manufacturers of Solar PV Modules). The latest list shows 83 local solar module manufacturing entities/plants in the country. The revised list portrays additional new capacities of 3,501 MW. The increase in the capacities is […]

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Govt Amends ALMM Norms On Module Threshold Efficiency

In its latest notification, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has amended its ALMM norms for solar module manufacturers. The new revised norms apply to all the solar module manufacturers enlisted under the Approved List of Models and Manufacturers of Solar Photovoltaic Modules (ALMM).  According to the latest list from the MNRE, 82 […]

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India’s Solar Manufacturers Make Their Case At Ahmedabad’s SmarterE India

At the SmarterE India, (formerly Intersolar event) event in Ahmedabad, it was a day for India’s solar manufacturers to make their case at a time when far too many policy influencers seem confused about the future. The conference for the event, in a session titled ‘ A Status Update On Domestic Manufacturing” on day 2(Feb […]

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Local Solar Module Industry To Face Low Import Prices: Borosil’s Kheruka

The domestic solar module industry will be forced to continue facing ‘unrealistically’ low import prices, said Pradeep M Kheruka, Executive Chairman of Borosil Renewables. Kheruka made these comments during a conference call with institutional investors and analysts which was held on February 08. He further said that the ALMM mechanism remained suspended, keeping the door […]

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ALMM Is Back, With Key Exemptions

The Indian government has tried to strike a balance between key stakeholders with the restoration of the Approved List of Module Manufacturer (ALMM) conditions, albeit with some vital exemptions. In an order dated Feb 9, the Ministry for New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) confirmed that ALMM will be reimposed from April 1, 2024, after being […]

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India Exports Solar Modules To 120 Countries, US Biggest Destination

With a boost in domestic solar module manufacturing capacities, India’s exports to other countries are expanding. Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy RK Singh recently shared the data on exports and imports of solar cells and solar modules from India. The data was shared before the Parliament as a written response from the minister […]

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