Azure power raises 470 million dollars financing for its solar projects

Azure Power, a leading independent power producer in the solar power sector in India, announces it has tied-up approximately US$ 470 million financing for its projects to be commissioned in 2017. This is one of the largest financing done till date in the Indian solar sector. With this tie-up Azure Power’s cumulative financial commitment to […]

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Poor implementation of net-metering policies poses a major challenge for rooftop solar

India’s rooftop solar market has been growing rapidly with the country adding more capacity in the past 12 months than all previous years put together. However, grid interconnection regulations and processes remain challenging in most parts of the country despite almost all states announcing net- and/or gross-metering policies for rooftop solar. According to survey of […]

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SECI invites bid for 2.5 MW Grid Connected Roof Top Solar project in Delhi

As part of the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission, the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a tender on behalf of SDMC for Implementation of 2.5MW Grid Connected Roof Top Solar PV System Scheme. Successful bidders have to carry out Design, Engineering, Manufacture, Supply, Storage, Civil work, Erection, Testing & Commissioning of the […]

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Delhi aims to generate 1GW solar power by 2020

The Delhi Government on monday approved solar policy to make the national capital a solar city with installation of 1 GW solar power capacity in next five years(2020). The state government also proposed to double it to 2GW by 2025. The policyoutlines a combination of regulations, mandates, incentives, and tax breaks for the growth of […]

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