Renewable Energy

International Solar Alliance to get ratified at forthcoming COP22

The International Solar Alliance (ISA) announced at the climate conference in Paris (COP21), will be ratified at the forthcoming COP22 in Marrakech in November. The ISA ‘s objective is to bring together solar rich countries on a common platform to make joint efforts through innovative policies, projects, programmes, capacity building measures and financial instruments to […]

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Heraeus Photovoltaics introduces SOL9641A series silver front-side metallization paste

Heraeus Photovoltaics has introduced Heraeus SOL9641A series high efficiency silver front-side metallization paste at the PV Taiwan International Photovoltaic Exhibition. The new Heraeus SOL9641A series front-side silver paste raises the conversion efficiency of solar cells by 0.1%. According to the company new metallization paste comes with superior adhesion for PERC cell and is compatible for […]

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Azure Power Announces Pricing of its IPO

Last month Azure Power announced the launch of its initial public offering (IPO) of 6,818,182 equity shares. Now the company has announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 3,409,091 equity shares, including 2,242,424 equity shares to be sold by Azure Power and 1,166,667 shares to be sold by certain selling shareholders, at a […]

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Schneider Electric partners with NSDC and PSSC, to setup Centre of Excellence focused on power, solar and automation

Schneider Electric in partnership with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) and the industry-led Power Sector Skill Council (PSSC), will co-promote a Centre of Excellence and support training of electricians for underprivileged youth in one hundred Government approved skill development centres. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, […]

Read more brings on board Emmvee Photovoltaic and Gautam Solar to its e-info marketplace platform has announced that it has brought on board Emmvee Photovoltaic Power Pvt. Ltd and Gautam Solar Pvt Ltd on its solutions, services and e-consulting & training platform. IndiaGoSolar will be providing these companies higher visibility, premium listing, reach to wider base of retail & bulk customers accompanied with products and solar market insights. Emmvee […]

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Total corporate funding in the solar sector in Q3 2016 was $3 billion: Mercom Capital Group

Mercom Capital Group has released a report on funding and merger and acquisition (M&A) activity for the solar sector in the third quarter of 2016. According to the global clean energy communications and consulting firm total corporate funding, including venture capital and private equity (VC) funding, public market and debt financing into the solar sector in Q3 2016 was up […]

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NLC India gives up on plans to set up project plans in Rajasthan

NLC India Ltd. has cast aside its plans to set up solar projects in Rajasthan as the state’s power distribution companies have turn down to purchase the power generated at the rate NLC had estimated. NLC, earlier called Neyveli Lignite Corporation, had in January invited global tenders to set up four blocks of solar projects […]

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DGLL plans to achieve complete solarization of all Lighthouses by December, 2016

Directorate General of Lighthouse & Lightships (DGLL) is currently maintaining 193 Lighthouses which provide aids to marine navigation to the mariners transiting in coastal waters of India. Most of these Lighthouses are operating on the conventional source of energy i.e. Electricity and Diesel Generators which consume fossil fuel and emit high amount of carbon dioxide […]

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