Uttarakhand Invites Applications From Permanent Residents to Install and Own Solar Plants

Uttarakhand has invited applications from permanent residents of the state for power generation from solar energy projects in the hilly areas of the state The Uttarakhand Renewable Energy Development Agency (UREDA) has invited online applications from permanent residents of the state for power generation from solar energy projects in the hilly areas of the state. […]

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Uttarakhand Irrigation Dept Tenders For 40 MW Solar PV Project

The last date of bid submission is May 25, 2019. The Irrigation Department of Uttarakhand has issued a tender for the installation of 40 MW solar PV power projects on two of its dams in the state. The 40 MW cumulative capacity will be developed across two dams in the Udhamsinghnagar district of Uttarakhand. The […]

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NHPC Issues Tenders For 2 MW Rooftop Solar Projects

The last date of bid submissions for all four tenders is March 19, 2019 (online) and March 22, 2019 (offline). The National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) has issued multiple (4) tenders for setting up 2,089.64 kW of rooftop and small solar power projects at various stations of NHPC. With just a 5 year requirement for […]

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Entrepreneurs Display Interest in Solar Energy, EVs in Uttarakhand

The push towards certain class of industry backing sustainability is also believed to have come with the new policies of the center and Uttarakhand Government. Entering into the group of states adopting measures to cut short on fossil fuel use, Uttarakhand, ahead of the investors’ summit to be held on October 7, has attracted a […]

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Rs 15 Crore Subsidy Scam In the Allotment of Solar Rooftop Projects

State government sources revealed that the 11 firms were given the permit to set up solar rooftop plants in 2016-17 and Rs 15-crore sponsorship was apportioned to them from the union minister of renewable ministry. A Rs 15 crore subsidy scam in the apportioning of the solar rooftop ventures have hit the state’s energy office […]

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Haryana & Uttarakhand Regulators to Remove Restrictions: Solar Companies

Prior to September last year, DISPA had to had to move to the Gujarat Power Administration Commission (GERC) to supply net metering and other motivating forces for putting up solar rooftop plants. Solar developers have moved the power controllers of Haryana and Uttarakhand to smoothen out irregularities which are obstructing the development of solar capacity in these two states. In one […]

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87MW of Solar Power Projects Commissioned in India by EDEN

Uttarakhand Power Corporation and Madhya Pradesh Power Management Company Limited will receive power generated from the three solar plants respectively. A total of three solar projects of 87MW capacity have been commissioned in the states of Uttarakhand and Madhya Pradesh by EDEN, a joint venture between EDF EN and EREN Renewable Energy. The three solar […]

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The Ambassador of France to India inaugurates Technique Solaire’s solar plant in Uttarakhand

The commissioning of this solar power plant confirms the Technique Solaire’s strategy and its position among the leading French players to succeed in setting up projects in India. A 5 MW solar plant located at Village Maheshwari, Bhagwanpur, Uttarakhand was inaugurated today by H.E. Mr. Alexandre Ziegler, Ambassador of France to India. The plant is […]

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Scientists at IIT Roorkee Create More Efficient and Low Cost Solar Cells Using Jamun

Naturally occurring pigment found in jamun as an inexpensive photosensitiser for Dye Sensitized Solar Cells (DSSCs) or Gratzel cells have been used to create More Efficient Solar Cells. Scientists at IIT Roorkee have used the juicy, delectable Indian summer fruit Jamun to create inexpensive and more efficient solar cells. Researchers used naturally occurring pigment found […]

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