Rooftop Solar

Roofsol is Awarded Three Solar Projects of 6.2 MW Cumulative Capacity

Mumbai-headquartered Roofsol Energy Pvt Ltd, which is engaged in providing ground mount and rooftop solar solutions for the commercial & industrial clients has been awarded three new projects across the northern part of India. These are for a cumulative capacity of 6.2 MW. The firm has won a 3 MW rooftop solar project from Cedaar […]

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Philippines Grants 1.97 GW Solar Capacity in Second Green Energy Auction Round

The Philippines Department of Energy (DOE) has shared a list of bidders who have won the Second Green Energy Auction Round (GEA-2). The Green Energy Auction Bids Evaluation and Awards Committee has awarded capacity worth 1,870.8 MW for ground-mounted projects and another 90 MW of capacity for floating solar power. 10 MW of capacity has […]

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European Solar Energy Startups Witness 400% Surge in Investment: Report

A new research report by Avent Abacus reveals that total investment in European solar energy startups is up almost 400 per cent compared to last year. Reportedly, the companies received $6 billion in funding in the first five months of 2023 alone. Key Insights Avent Abacus notes that the total investment in European solar startups […]

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Sachin Jain Assumes the Role of Chief Executive Officer at Cleantech Solar Group

Cleantech Solar Group, a provider of renewable energy solutions to corporations in India and Southeast Asia, has announced the appointment of Sachin Jain as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO), with effect from 23rd June, 2023. Sachin will be taking over from Raju Shukla, who founded the company in 2015 and has been serving as its […]

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Israel’s Big Move- Mandatory Rooftop Solar Panels

With a lot of sun-hours, yet too little space, Israel faces an obvious challenge to build large utility scale solar.  To support the growing population and at the same time meet its goal of using a 30 per cent renewable share in total electricity capacity by 2030, Israel will soon require all new non-residential buildings […]

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5 Solar Energy Myths That Need To Be Buried For Good

Despite the many benefits that solar energy offers, it continues to be shrouded in myth. However, in the recent past, particularly the last five years, solar has overcome challenges, and many myths, like few heralded energy sources before it. Saur Energy deflates the most common myths around solar. We hope these have not kept you […]

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J&K Offers Mega Subsidies On Solar Panels, Solar Pumps

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Secretary Arun Kumar Mehta, in his latest announcement, said that the power consumers wishing to install rooftop solar in the state would get a 65 percent subsidy from the government. In comparison, those opting for solar-powered pumps would get up to 80 percent subsidy. With the latest move, the deployment of […]

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RECPDCL Invites Bids for Empanelment of Tech Consultants for Solar PV Plants

REC Power Development and Consultancy Limited (RECPDCL) invites bids from eligible bidders for consultancy service for “empanelment of technical consultants for undertaking project management consultancy services for setting up solar PV plants including floating solar, ground-mounted solar, rooftop solar, etc. at various locations across India for two years. The last date for submission of EOI […]

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Amritsar To Be ‘Solar City’ As Punjab Launches Action Plan

The Punjab government has announced that the cultural city of Amritsar will be now developed as a ‘Solar City’ of the north-western state as state’s Renewable Energy Minister Aman Arora launched the Punjab State Energy Action Plan. The action plan is being implemented to ensure promotion of energy efficiency in buildings, industries, municipalities, agriculture, transport […]

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