Solar Power

Railways to Source 1GW Solar, 100MW Wind By 2021-22: Piyush Goyal

In a bid to go green, Indian Railways has planned to source about 1 GW (1,000 MW) of solar energy and approx. 200 MW of wind energy progressively by 2021-22, said Piyush Goyal. In a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha, this information was provided by Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways and Commerce […]

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Masdar to Pursue 400 MW Solar Power Capacity in Armenia

Masdar has entered into an agreement with the ANIF to develop solar power projects with a total capacity of 400 MW in Armenia. Masdar, a subsidiary of Mubadala Investment Company and one of the world’s leading renewable energy companies has announced that it has entered into a formal agreement with the Armenian National Interests Fund […]

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Could Solar Energy power Indian homes for free?

Imagine running all your electricity-hungry home appliances and devices at home as much as you want and paying zero or near-zero electricity bill. This is already an accepted way of life for many people in Germany, a handful of American states, and a few other countries around the world where electricity tariffs have not just […]

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Will the ban on ‘Blue Wafer Cell’ help in boosting the domestic solar manufacturing?

Recently, government had imposed restrictions on the use of imported ‘blue wafer/ diffused silicon wafer’ for the manufacturing of solar PV cells, as such PV cells will not qualify under the category of domestically manufactured solar cells under various government schemes. Here’re some views and voices from the solar industry on its impact: Manish Aggarwal, […]

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Is the ‘Lucky Country’ Pushing Its Luck with Climate Change?

Australia, for long the ‘lucky country’ due to a variety of reasons, especially its size, abundance of natural resources and some would say, distance from the rest of the world, is finally feeling the heat from climate change, activists say. Is that true? And How well prepared is Australia to do its bit? Just over […]

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Power Minister Rubbishes News of October Woes for Thermal Plants

Mr. R.K. Singh, the Minister of Power and New and Renewable Energy has denied the news of idling in the thermal sector. Is he right? In a somewhat belated response to a series of stories that  came out last week about the ‘distress’ in the thermal power sector, Shri R.K. Singh, India’s MNRE Minister has […]

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JinkoSolar’s motion for summary determination of non-infringement will be granted by ITC JUDGE within two weeks

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: JKS) (“JinkoSolar”), one of the largest and most innovative solar module manufacturers in the world, today announced that the Administrative Law Judge (“ALJ”) in U.S. International Trade Commission Investigation No. 337-TA-1151 (“the 1151 Investigation”) issued an order indicating that JinkoSolar’s motion for summary determination of non-infringement will be granted within […]

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One-on-One Interaction with Bharat Bhut, Director, Goldi Solar Pvt. Ltd.

 Goldi Solar Pvt. Ltd, formerly Goldi Green Technologies Pvt. Ltd, is one of the fastest growing solar photovoltaic (PV) module manufacturing companies with a CAGR of 80 percent. The company manufactures PV modules using mono & poly crystalline solar cells in a range between 3Wp and 365Wp. It is also one of the leading […]

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Watch: One-on-One Interaction with Allen Geng, Managing Director, Yingli Solar

 Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd, also known as Yingli Solar, is one of the world’s leading solar panel manufacturers. It manufactures from photovoltaic (PV) value chain from ingot casting and wafering through solar cell production and solar panel assembly. It has more than 20 regional subsidiaries and branch offices and has distributed over […]

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