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Low-Cost, Eco-friendly Solar Cells Made Possible Using Kumkum Dye

A team of researchers has developed low-cost, environment-friendly solar cells by employing an off-the-shelf dye used to make kumkum in India. A team of researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad (IIT-H) have developed low-cost, environment-friendly solar cells by employing an off-the-shelf dye used to make kumkum or vermilion in India. According to the research published […]

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Canadian Solar announces commencement of its solar module manufacturing in Sorocaba,Brazil

Canadian has announced the commencement of solar module manufacturing in Sorocaba, Brazil. The new manufacturing facility will be Brazil’s largest, with 380 MW annual capacity of made in Brazil solar modules. The official inauguration of this state-of-the-art new solar module facility was attended by the Geraldo Alckmin, Governor for the State of Sao Paulo, Eduardo […]

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India’s largest rooftop solar tender to see record low tariffs: Bridge To India

Just last week, Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) launched a tender of 1000 MW capacity for development of grid-connected rooftop solar capacity for Central Government Ministries/Departments. The largest rooftop tender launched by SECI is expected to give a big boost to Rooftop Solar Power Generation Segment and help in fulfilling the Modi Government’s target […]

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Solar pumps saving animals at Bandipur National Park: Report

Animals at Bandipur National Park are facing water shortage due to poor rain in the region. According to NIE the forest department has decided to use solar pumps to ease the situation. Forest department is taking to help of solar pumps to fill the partially dried up lakes and ponds in the park. Out of […]

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DuPont Teijin Films to introduce optically clear Ultra Violet (UV) stable polyester films

DuPont Teijin Films (DTF) is reportedly gearing up to introduce super clear Ultra Violet (UV) stable polyester films at Printed Electronics USA 2016- November 16-17. These UV polyester films are specifically designed to block UV transmission, and they are the most recent additions to the MELINEX TCH family of low haze and low oligomer bloom films […]

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India to quadruple its investment on R&D in the Renewable Energy section in next 5 years: Piyush Goyal

Union Minister of State for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines- Piyush Goyal addressing a plenary session at the 11th Sustainability Summit said that “Climate change is a global challenge and we all should fight it here, now and today.” Restating the commitment of the Government of India towards the achievement of Sustainable […]

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Alta Energy Hires Solar Veteran Mark Bettis as Vice President of Sales

Alta Energy, solar analytics and Procurement Company has hired Mark Bettis to serve as Vice President of Sales. Alta Energy enables commercial enterprises, property owners and agricultural companies to make clear, rational decisions about where, when and how to deploy renewable energy profitably. Prior to joining Alta Energy, Bettis served as Vice President of Sales […]

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IRPRI’s 4 Day Residential Training Programme concludes

IPPAI Regulatory & Policy Research Institute, with India Smart Grid Forum (ISGF) organized a four-day residential, training program on “Reducing Power Costs through Optimisation:  A to Z of Power Trading; Mandatory Trading of RECs & ESCerts”.The training program that started on 29th June  concluded today (2nd July) in IRPRI Resort, Belgundi, Belgaum, Karnataka. The course […]

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Sungevity Installs Sunpreme Bifacial PV Panels at University of California, Berkeley’s Jacobs Institute

Sungevity has announced that it has Installed Sunpreme Bifacial PV Panels at Jacobs Hall in University of California, Berkeley’s Jacobs Institute. The new solar system with Sunpreme Bifacial PV panels will do more than just help the Institute control its electricity bills — it will provide environmental benefit of having PV solar installed and is […]

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