Solar Energy

New York Hits 4-GW Distributed Solar Power Milestone

As part of Climate Week, New York Governor Kathy Hochul has announced that four gigawatts of distributed solar—community, residential, small commercial and industrial projects—have been installed across the state. She said that this is enough to power more than 710,000 homes. She held that since the launch of the NY-Sun initiative in 2012, the cost […]

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RE Employment Rose 700,000 in 2021; Nears 13 million: Report by IRENA & ILO

According to a new report published by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and International Labour Organization (ILO), worldwide employment in the renewable energy sector reached 12.7 million in 2021, representing a jump of 700,000 new jobs in just 12 months. The report named ‘Renewable Energy and Jobs: Annual Review 2022,’ identifies domestic market size […]

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KREDL Floats Tender for Acrylic Miniature Model of 2.05 GW Pavagada Solar Park

Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited (KREDL) has invited  online bids for the construction of a scale model (acrylic miniature model) of the 2050 MW (2.05 GW) Pavagada Solar Park in the new building complex in Nagarabhavi, Bengaluru. This model will be used to educate and inform participants in training and internship programs for skill development […]

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Gujarat Becomes 4th State to Meet RE Targets 2022; Maha, AP, UP, MP Fall Short

Global thinktank for energy, Ember has published its most recent analytical report, which revealed that by August 2022, India has reached two-thirds of its 175 GW renewable energy goal for the year. Gujarat achieved this goal alongside Telangana, Rajasthan, and Karnataka. The majority of the shortage is made up of four states: Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, […]

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Aurora Solar Expands Partner Ecosystem to Step-Up Access to Solar Financing

US-based Aurora Solar, a cloud-based platform creating a future of solar for all by powering industry professionals to make solar simple and predictable, has announced Dividend, Mosaic, and Sungage Financial as key integrations for the Aurora platform. Aurora said that the addition of these new partners will provide solar installers and their homeowner customers with […]

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Navitas Solar Launches New Mono-PERC Modules Series Bonito

Gujarat-headquartered solar module manufacturer, Navitas Solar has recently launched a half-cut Mono PERC solar modules series named Bonito. Bonito module series is launched in two series: Bonito Pro and Bonito Max. According to Navitas Solar, the 9 BB half-cut Mono PERC Solar Modules in 144 and 156 cells modules will be able to produce between […]

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USA’s P&G Collaborates with ENGIE for New Texas’ RE Project

USA’s FMCG Company, P&G (Procter and Gamble) and utility services provider company ENGIE North America have recently announced the collaboration for a 200 MW power purchase deal from ENGIE’s Sun Valley Solar project. What the Collaboration Offers According to the document, the Sun Valley project, which is located 65 miles southwest of Dallas in Hill […]

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Tata Power RE, Three Other Firms Win RUMSL’s 750 MW Hybrid Project

A joint venture company between The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) and Madhya Pradesh Urja Vikas Nigam (MPUVN), Rewa Ultra Mega Solar Limited (RUMSL) has released the results of 750 MW hybrid (wind+solar) project. Sprng Ojas, Tata Power Renewable Energy, ReNew Solar Power, and TEQ Green Power IX (O2 Power) were declared the winners […]

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USA’s Jingoli Power Launches Solar EPC Division To Expand RE Services Portfolio

US-based Jingoli Power has announced the launch of a new solar engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) division in the company as part of its rapidly growing renewable energy services portfolio. Jingoli Power provides professional services like planning, survey, evaluation and cost estimation to contractor management and tender-process management for complex electric utility construction projects.  It […]

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