Solar Energy

Modi Traces India’s Steps in Sustainability at UN

While addressing the UN climate summit on Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi reiterated that action taken so far is not enough. Prime Minister Narendra Modi counted the steps India has taken so far on sustainability in his address at the UN climate summit on Monday but added that what we have done already is far […]

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Modi at UN: India to Increase Non-Fossil Fuel Target to 450 GW

PM Modi further added that the current actions are inadequate and we need a behavioral shift in combating climate change. Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a big announcement at the UN Climate Summit about India doubling the share of non-fossil fuel capacity. Prime Minister Narendra Modi was warmly welcomed by US President Donald Trump just […]

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Hanwha Q Cells Opens 1.7GW Module facility in the US

Q cells, or Hanwha Q Cells as its known here, has opened a 1.7GW module manufacturing fab in the US. The South Korean firm, which operates in the top end of the market usually with more premium priced  offerings, picked Dalton, Georgia, for the fab unit. The US market, which is projected to add almost […]

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Sungrow Debuts 1500V Outdoor Central Inverter at REI 2019

Sungrow unveiled a 1500 Vdc outdoor central inverter and the world’s most powerful 1500 Vdc string inverter SG250HX-IN at REI 2019 Sungrow, one of the leading global inverter solution supplier for renewables, has unveiled a comprehensive product portfolio, in particular, a 1500 Vdc outdoor central inverter SG5000UD and the world’s most powerful 1500 Vdc string […]

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Azure Power Planning to Issue a USD 350 Million Green Bond

Azure Power will issue a USD 350 million green bond offering, to use the proceeds to refinance existing indebtedness. Azure Power Solar Energy, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Azure Power Global, a leading independent solar power producer in India, will issue a USD 350,101,000 green bond offering, maturing in 2024 with an expected US Dollar coupon […]

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Renewable Energy India Expo (REI) 2019: What to Expect

As the 13th REI Expo gets underway from September 18th, for the stakeholders in the renewables sector, it’s an opportune time to look back and ahead to the future of the industry. The REI Expo, in its small beginnings and now with its undisputed status as the premier industry event for the sector in India, […]

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Ladakh MP Puts Conditions Before Rs 50,000 cr Mega Solar Project

Jamyang Namgyal, BJP MP representing Ladakh in Lok Sabha, has welcomed the mega solar power project in the region but wants a few conditions to be enforced Jamyang Tsering Namgyal, the BJP MP representing Ladakh Lok Sabha constituency, has welcomed the center’s newly announced Rs 50,000-crore mega solar power project in the region but made […]

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MERC Approves Petition Seeking Deviation in PPA/PSA for 252 MW Solar Projects

MERC has approved the plea’s made by MSPGCL for seeking deviations in the PPA and approved PSA for the 252 MW out of 302 MW solar projects   The Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC) has in its latest order approved the plea’s made by the Maharashtra State Power Generation Co. Ltd. (MSPGCL) for seeking deviations […]

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