Stalemate Over EV Charging Stations Finally Sees Action in Chandigarh

The three-month long conflict between Chandigarh administration and the municipal corporation (MC) has finally been settled after a committee formed by the MC gave its nod to multiple sites for the establishment of 44 electric vehicle charging stations in 32 parking lots. Now, 177 charging ports across the said EV charging stations will be set […]

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CREST (Chandigarh) Invites Applications for Free Rooftop Solar Power Unit

The CEO of Chandigarh Renewable Energy, Science & Technology Promotion Society (CREST) Debendra Dalai has said applications are invited for free rooftop solar power unit. The last date is March 31. Rooftop solar power units that are free of cost will be provided on a first come, first served basis. Online forms can be accessed […]

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In a First for City, Chandigarh to Welcome Three Solar Plants with Robotic Cleaning

Operated by the Municipal Corporation, three material recovery facility (MRF) centres are set to welcome rooftop solar energy power plants. These plants will boast of robotic cleaning equipment. This is a first such initiative for the city. The  project, worth Rs 6.69 cr has received the green signal from Chandigarh Renewal Energy and Science and […]

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Largest Floating Solar of North India Worth 2 MWp Capacity Inaugurated in Chandigarh

North India’s largest floating solar power plant of 2MWp capacity has been unveiled at Chandigarh. The floating solar facility was inaugurated by the Governor of Punjab and Administrator of Chandigarh, Banwari Lal Purohit. The official statement of the UT held that the plant was commissioned by Chandigarh Renewal Energy and Science & Technology Promotion Society […]

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Chandigarh Judged Best for Solar Power Installations Among UTs

Chandigarh has been judged best among the Union Territories with regards to solar power installation in an award function organised under the aegis of Association of Renewable Energy Agencies of States (AREAS). Chandigarh was also awarded the solar installations it had made in the 8th Foundation Day of AREAS celebrated in Cochin, Kerala. AREAS was […]

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Free of Cost Rooftop Solar to Come Up in Chandigarh

Chandigarh is a step away from becoming the first city in the country that will have private players installing rooftop solar systems on private households for free of cost. Under the new business model, the private firms will be responsible for developing, installing, financing and operating the solar rooftop systems in the city. Or the […]

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