Solar India

Telangana set to cross 5GW solar power generation capacity by 2019: Report

These solar projects were awarded during 2015 and are expected to be completed by December 2017. The Telangana government signed PPA for 3800 MW of power from these units and all of them are expected to be operational by March-June 2018. Telangana is reportedly gearing up to cross the 5000 MW solar power generation capacity […]

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India Can Integrate 175 Gigawatts of Renewable Energy into the Electricity Grid: Study

The report developed under the U.S.-India bilateral program “Greening the Grid”, confirms the technical and economic viability of integrating 175 gigawatts (GW) of renewable energy into India’s power grid by 2022, and identifies future course of actions that are favorable for such integration Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy, Piyush Goyal recently released the first part of the study “Pathways […]

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Enphase Energy to Launch Microinverter Technology Masterclasses at REI 2017

According to Enphase Energy these masterclasses are designed to provide installers and Engineering, Procurement and Construction companies (EPCs) with a knowledge base for innovations behind microinverter technologies, and to understand more effectively how microinverters are best suited for the Indian rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) market Enphase Energy has announced it will launch a series of […]

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Rooftop Solar to Become the Norm in the Country by 2040: Niti Aayog

According to the Niti Aayog’s draft, the share of solar and wind is expected to be 14-18 per cent and 9-11 per cent in electricity, and 3-5 per cent and 2-3 per cent in the primary commercial energy mix respectively, by 2040. Rooftop solar set-ups would become the norm in the country by 2040, according […]

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NSEFI accuses NTPC and NVVN for delaying issue of CoD certificate to solar projects

NTPC and its trading arm NVVN are delaying in providing CoD certificates to plants commissioned in March, 2017, even after three months of their commissioning, although contractually required to provide CoD from 30th day of commissioning,” said NSEFI in a letter to power secretary The National Solar Energy Federation of India (NSEFI) has blamed NTPC […]

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BHEL bags EPC order for 15 MW Solar PV Plant in Gujarat

The order has been placed on BHEL by Gujarat Alkalies and Chemical Limited (GACL) for setting up the Solar PV Power Plant at Gujarat Solar Park at Charanka in Gujarat. Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has secured an order for setting up a 15 MW Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Power Plant on Engineering, Procurement and Construction […]

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Gurjar Sudhaar Sabha Dharamshala in Kurukshetra goes all- solar

The installed solar panels power a total of 250 rooms in Gurjar Sudhaar Sabha Dharamshala Gurjar Sudhaar Sabha‘s dharamshala in Kurukshetra inspired by the prospects of solar energy has install a solar plant in the area.  The installed solar panels power a total of 250 rooms in Gurjar Sudhaar Sabha Dharamshala. Out of 250 rooms […]

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University of California, Merced Selects SunPower for 5-Megawatt Solar Energy System with Storage

The system will be UC Merced’s second featuring SunPower solar technology. A 1-megawatt ground-mounted tracker system has been in operation and exceeding performance expectations since 2009, and the two systems combined are expected to supply more than 50 percent of the campus’s energy needs The University of California, Merced’s precedent-setting Triple Zero Commitment aims for […]

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