Tamil Nadu Energy Development Agency Calls for 20 MW Rooftop Solar Bids

A new tender for the installation and commissioning of 20 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar systems has been issued by the Tamil Nadu Energy Development Agency (TEDA). As per the notification, the installation will come on government buildings, state-run industrial facilities and educational institutions of Tamil Nadu. The developers can submit their bids by February 15, […]

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Is Solar Momentum Stuttering To A Halt In India?

India’s solar growth, that is aiming for a target of over 25 GW between this year and 2030 to meet national targets on installed capacity, appear to be shifting to the slow lane, yet again. Industry players blame the slowdown on everything from higher prices, to policy, to rising cost of capital and more. After […]

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Solar Leader Waaree Energies Drums Up Module Manufacturing Capacity to 12 GW

Leading solar panel manufacturer, Waaree Energies, which currently has an operational 9 GW module manufacturing facility, is looking to set up additional module manufacturing capacity. With this addition to its portfolio, the firm’s module manufacturing capacity will rise to 12 GW including for for  650 watt modules by March 2023. This will be the largest […]

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Gautam Solar Launches G2X 450 Wp M10 High-Efficiency Modules for Rooftop Projects

A leading indigenous solar manufacturer, Gautam Solar has increased its G2X series with the introduction of high-efficiency and high-performance 450 Wp solar modules with larger M10 cells to improve the quality of solar products and accelerate the adoption of solar energy in the nation. The 450 Wp – M10 Modules from Gautam Solar are lightweight […]

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Predictably, Government Shuts Loophole For Concessional Import Of Solar Modules

In a move that many felt was widely anticipated, but where the delay on acting had given rise to hopes too, the government has finally moved to shut down the option of importing solar modules using a provision in the Project Import Regulations, 1986 that allowed complete power plants to be imported at concessional rates. […]

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5 Reasons Why Rooftop Solar Is Set To Boom in India

India missed the solar target of 2022 and rooftop solar is of the biggest reason for that. But there is reason to be optimistic about the future . We list down 5 reasons why reasons why rooftop  solar is going to boom in India. At the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow in 2021, […]

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I am Hopeful That Residential Will Once Again Be a Giga Watt Market For India

Going by shipment volume, Sungrow has been given the number one position by several sources. What would you attribute these increases in shipments to? Sungrow started its journey in India eight years back and for any Chinese company, it has never been easy to come to India and supply such large quantities. Sungrow, however, has […]

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ALMM, BCD Update- Developers Hope For Relief Soon

Informed sources indicate that there are strong chances of the government considering developer pleas for extending applicability of ALMM conditions for domestic projects. A meeting was held between industry representatives and Minister of Power, New and Renewable Energy R K Singh on September 6. The agenda was a review meeting with key developers and other […]

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The Bridge to 280 GW Of Solar. Corporate India Steps Up

They have the money, resilience, and execution ability that can leave an indelible impact on India’s economy; but can the country’s corporates (C&I sector) open up a new growth engine for India’s solar movement? The time, it seems, has arrived. As always in India, among the stakeholders, there will be many who will want to […]

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