solar PV systems

UKA To Build 120 MW Wind Farm For Mercedes-Benz

Global automaker Mercedes-Benz has announced plans for installing a wind energy farm of over 120 MW at its test track in Papenburg, Northern Germany. It has also awarded a long-term contract worth hundreds of millions to German energy park developer UKA (Umweltgerechte Kraftanlagen GmbH & Co. KG) under which UKA will erect about 20 wind […]

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Newcastle Airport Strives for 100% Renewable Energy Through PPA with Flow Power

Newcastle Airport, which is located in New South Wales, has set its sights on achieving sustainability. Towards this goal, it has entered into an agreement for 100% renewable energy with energy retailer Flow Power. “Newcastle Airport is expanding to deliver growth to the Hunter region, and sustainability is key to everything we do,” maintained Newcastle […]

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The Rise Of Solar Fires Sound A Cautionary Note

A recent study by Firetrace International, a global provider of fire suppression technology, has indicated that solar farm fires are seeing a sharp rise. The report, titled, “Hidden Danger – why solar farm fire risk could be greater than you think,” shares that the industry could possibly be misjudging the threat of fire. It has […]

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Gautam Solar Upgrades Solar Pump Controllers, RMUs for Solar Systems

Solar manufacturer Gautam Solar has announced an upgrade of its solar pump controllers & remote monitoring units for solar PV systems. The company claims the following: The Solar Pump Controllers have homegrown Variable Frequency Drives & Remote Monitoring Units tuned for 1 – 10 HP of solar pumps (DC / AC & Surface / Submersible). […]

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CESL & GEDA Partner to Electrify Remote Rural Households in Goa

Convergence Energy Services Limited (CESL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), has signed an agreement with Goa Energy Development Agency (GEDA) for the installation of solar PV-based home lighting systems for remote households in the state, which do not have access to proper power supply till date. Under the Agreement, CESL […]

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EXIM Bank Grants $35.8 Mn to Republic of Suriname for Hybrid PV Systems

Exim Bank has extended a LOC to the Government of the Republic of Suriname, for financing a rural electrification project using solar DG hybrid PV systems The Export-Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) has, on behalf of the Government of India, extended a Line of Credit [LOC] of USD 35.80 million, to the Government of […]

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NISE Opens Registration of Skill Development Program for Solar PV Systems

The program scheduled from 24th to 28th of September is expected to teach the participants how to design and simulate solar PV systems. National Institute of Solar Energy (NISE) has launched the registration process of its 5-day skill development program for solar PV systems at Gurugram. The program scheduled from 24th to 28th of September […]

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Global Solar Market to Reach Over 106GW in 2018, TrendForce Forecasts

Global solar demand in 2018 is expected to reach 105.88 GW, up from roughly 100 GW in 2017, driven by two installation rushes in China and e recovery on the European market. This is a forecast by EnergyTrend, the green energy research division of Taiwan’s TrendForce. It said today quarterly installations will remain above the […]

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List of Unsuccessful Bidders/ Developers: Implementation of 500MW Grid Connected Roof Top Solar PV System Scheme for residential Buildings in different States / Union Territory of India under CAPEX / RESCO Model This has reference to the RfS documents (RfS No. SECI/Cont./01/2016/500 dated 22.04.2016) for Implementation of 500 MW Grid Connected Roof Top Solar PV […]

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