Rooftop Solar

CleanMax, Apple Partner To Accelerate Renewable Adoption In India

Renewable energy company–CleanMax (Clean Max Enviro Energy Solutions) today announced a joint venture with Apple. As part of the partnership, Clean Max has successfully installed 14.4 MW of rooftop solar installations across six industrial sites in India. These installations are expected to mitigate around 207,000 tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions throughout their operational life. By […]

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PM Surya Ghar: MNRE Proposes Rating Of Rooftop Solar Vendors

The Ministry of New and Renewable (MNRE) today published the draft guidelines under the newly announced PM Surya Ghar Muft Bijli Yojana. The new draft norms proposed the concept of rating the vendors installing rooftop solar systems for the residential consumers. The ministry said that the vendors would be rated based on the feedback of […]

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Pakistanis Take Matters In Their Own Hands With Rooftop Solar Boom

Pakistan has been facing the dual challenge of rising electricity prices and an unreliable grid power supply for some time now. With electricity prices in key cities like Lahore nudging Rs 70/kW, and that too with unreliable supply, it has become only too apparent for many middle class and richer residents that they will need […]

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Microtek Expects 20%-40% Market Share Under PM Surya Ghar

Indian solar inverter manufacturer Microtek has now pinned high hopes from the recently launched PM Surya Ghar: Muft Bijli Yojana. The firm which manufactures grid-connected solar inverters in the range from 1 kW to 100 kW sees a vault of new opportunities with the new scheme dedicated to the residential rooftop solar segment. In a […]

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iFOREST Report Sees Potential For More Ambitious Renewable Targets In Assam

iFOREST a research-based organization, in a recent report on enabling renewable energy in Assam recognized the steps taken by the Assam government to increase renewable energy (RE) penetration. It considered the states progress since the announcement of the Assam Renewable Energy Policy 2022 (AREP 2022) in November 2022. iFOREST’s research indicates the need for accelerated […]

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GAIL Issues Tender For Solar Plants Across Locations In India

State-owned natural gas processing and distribution company GAIL has issued a tender inviting bids for the design, supply, installation, testing, commissioning, and operation & maintenance (O&M) of rooftop and land-based solar energy plants at multiple locations. The deadline for bid submission is April 2, 2024, with bid opening scheduled for the next day. Bidders must […]

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Kerala Installs Rooftop Solar On All Households In Palakkad Tribal Pocket

Naduppathi Tribal settlement in Palakkad became the first settlement in the country to have Rooftop Solar installed in all feasible Households, the Agency for New and Renewable Energy Research and Technology (ANERT) of Kerala said in a statement. ANERT has completed the Solarisation of all feasible households at the Naduppathy Tribal settlement in Palakkad District. […]

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Tata Power Solar Systems & Union Bank Renews Partnership For Residential Rooftop Solar

Tata Power Solar Systems Limited (TPSSL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (TPREL), has announced the renewal and expansion of its partnership with Union Bank of India (UBI) to offer financing solutions for Residential customers, in line with the PM Surya Ghar Muft Bijli Yojana as well as for Commercial and Industrial […]

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Jindal Stainless Plans Rs 700 Crore Investment In Renewable Projects: Report

Stainless steel company Jindal Stainless Ltd (JSL) will invest Rs 700 crore over the course of the next three years regarding renewable energy projects. According to media reports, this will be done to reduce its carbon footprint, including the embedded emissions across its offerings. Media reports quoting Abhyuday Jindal, Managing Director, JSL, stated that investments […]

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