solar parks

Govt Asks Coal Firms To Increase Adoption Of Solar Power

Ministry of Coal recently issued directives to coal companies to accelerate the adoption of solar energy solutions. This initiative is undertaken to minimise the carbon footprints of mining. The Ministry of Coal has issued directives to coal companies to accelerate the adoption of solar energy solutions. This includes the installation of rooftop solar panels on […]

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Rajasthan Commissioned Maximum Solar Park Projects: Govt

Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy RK Singh said that India currently hosts 20 solar parks with a total capacity of 10.5 GW. The minister also shared details of the current status of solar parks in the country in a written reply before the Parliament.  In his reply, he told the Parliament, “So far, […]

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Floating Solar Set To Make Jharkhand, Odisha New Hubs For Solar Parks

The latest data shared by Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy RK Singh claimed that the proposed floating solar parks in Jharkhand and Odisha coal-bearing states will likely make these eastern states new hubs for solar parks. Currently, these two states are not considered renewable-rich states in India due to the low installed capacity […]

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Andhra Leads In Country With The Highest Installed Capacity of Solar Parks

The southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh has emerged as the leading state in India when it comes to installed solar energy capacity from solar parks. The Minister of New and Renewable Energy RK Singh, recently shared the data before Rajya Sabha.  As per the minister’s written statement before the House, Andhra Pradesh has a […]

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Eight Solar Parks with 4995 MW Capacity in Bundelkhand Get Green Signal

MNRE Minister R.K. Singh revealed in the Lok Sabha today that eight solar parks with a cumulative of 4995 MW have been approved in the Bundelkhand region. This has been done with an aim to enhance the generation of solar energy. The solar parks that have been approved entail the Jalaun Solar Park for 1200 […]

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Sunsure Energy in PPA with SLMG Beverages for 15 MW Solar Capacity

Gurugram-based Sunsure Energy will be supplying 2.25 crore green units to Uttar Pradesh-based SLMG Beverages annually under the recent  long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) signed between the two firms. The PPA has been signed with for a capacity of 15 MW in the state of Uttar Pradesh. The green units will be supplied to SLMG, […]

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ACWA Power to Build 2.6 GW of Solar and Storage Facilities in Uzbekistan

Saudi Arabia flagship company for renewable energy ACWA Power has announced that it has signed agreements under which it will be developing two solar parks and also storage capacities in Uzbekistan. ACWA Power held that the combined capacity of the solar power projects will be about 1.4 GW. The company will also include battery storage […]

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Will A New Solar Policy Power Up Uttar Pradesh?

The Uttar Pradesh Government has come up with a new ‘Uttar Pradesh Solar Energy Policy 2022’ that aims to add 22-GW of solar power in the coming five years. It looks to attract an investment of Rs 40,000 cr in the solar sector in particular. The state wants to tap 14,000 MW through solar parks, […]

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