India’s 87% solar cell imports from China in Apr-Sept: Piyush Goyal

India imported solar and photovoltaic cells worth about USD 826 million from China in the first six months of the current fiscal, which is over 87 per cent of the country’s total such imports. India’s total imports of these cells were worth USD 948.88 million, including USD 825.98 million from China, constituting 87.05 per cent, […]

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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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BSNL to offer its Telecom Factory in Bhilai, Chhattisgarh for manufacturing of solar equipments

Government of India introduced various policies viz Make in India, Digital India, National Electronic Manufacturing Policy as well as National Telecom Policy which lay special emphasis on indigenous manufacturing of Electronic / Telecom Equipments & products. Govt. has also made very ambitious plans to aggressively accelerate the solar energy program under Jawaharlal Nehru Solar Mission. […]

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Renewable Energy Plans of NTPC Making Our Job Harder

Recently reports stated that India’s largest state owned electricity generator NTPC is gearing up to become the biggest renewable energy company in the next 10 years. It seems that this report did not go well down the esophagus of the renewable energy Industry. Vinay Kumar, COO at Greenko on professional networking site said that “these […]

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Trichy Bus Stops to Light with Solar Power

Moving to the non-conventional vitality source to light bus shelters amid night hours, the civic body authorized to mount with solar boards at three spots in the city of Tirchy recently. FM radios installation will also include in this projects. The bus shelter at the railway intersection, set up at an expense of Rs 9 […]

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ArcelorMittal to Construct 500 – 600MW Solar Plant in India

ArcelorMittal aims to establish 500 – 600MW solar power plant in Karnataka -India instead of the Steel Mill. The company spokeswoman said that, ‘In view of current market conditions in the global steel industry and uncertainty in raw material availability, ArcelorMittal would like to utilize the acquired land in Karnataka for a meaningful purpose of […]

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Solar Power Units of CIAL to Come Up in Indian Railways

Minister of Power Piyush Goyal visits the CIAL Solar Plant at Nedumbassery Airport premises along with Prakash Javedkar, Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change. Referred to the visit, Piyush Goyal said that, ‘All railway stations and air terminals in the country would be instructed to install Cochin International Airport model solar energy […]

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MNRE revises benchmark cost of Concentrating Solar Thermal (CST) Systems

From a recent statement from The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), the government body had revised the benchmark cost of Concentrating Solar Thermal (CST) Technologies program. The MNRE has taken the initiatives with the aim of promoting energy efficiency and Green India. The newly revised benchmark cost will be related to the performance […]

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Solar Energy– How it Changed the Economics of the World?

Electric Power generated from sunrays doesn’t support global warming and air contamination, further it takes no fuel costs and can possibly move the globe towards cleaner, greenery, reliable, moderate and affordable sources of power. Small type of solar PV frameworks used commonly on housetops represent lion’s share of solar establishments, while huge-scale PV frameworks and […]

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