Bengaluru rooftops can generate 2500MW solar power: Survey
Bescom will soon allow third-party investors to rent rooftops of domestic consumers and set up SRTPV systems under various business models.
Tamil Nadu: Solar power plants bring fame to Coimbatore
Corporation commissioner Sravan Kumar Jatavath received the award comprising a certif...
Maharashtra: Power may get dearer for societies with solar panels
Mahavitaran seeks to impose extra charge on green housing societies.
Solar rooftop developers prefer open access for power supply
Solar rooftop developers are increasingly choosing to supply power to customers through open access – locating the solar plant elsewhere – rather than set it up on the premises of their clients.
China to allocate $217 mln to new solar power projects in 2020
China has planned to scale back its total renewable power subsidy to 5.67 billion yuan in 2020 from 8.1 billion yuan last year, as Beijing believes clean energy sources are capable of competing subsidy-free with coal-fired power
Punjab: Solar shift for city railway station on cards
The authorities are planning to adopt the solar model to power Ludhiana railway station and its buildings.
China to stop subsidy for offshore renewables, eyes 2021 start for green quota trading
The move comes as China, whose renewable power installations make up about 41 per cent of total energy capacity, aims to cut a backlog of subsidy payments exceeding 100 billion yuan ($14.5 billion) and achieve "grid price parity"
Adani Group aims to become world's largest solar power player by 2025: Gautam Adani
Adani Group founder and chairman, Gautam Adani said his group is aiming to become the world's largest solar power company by 2025 and the biggest renewable energy firm by 2030. In 2019, the Adani Group was ranked as the sixth largest solar player globally.
Andhra Pradesh: Govt plans 10,000 MW solar project
The objective is to make power cost-effective and to contribute to industrial, agricultural and economic growth and improve the living standards of consumers.
Maharashtra: MSEDCL ups its price to woo solar power makers
The company had floated tenders for buying 1,350MW with a cap of Rs3.15 per unit but got bids for only 5MW. Now it has increased the cap to Rs3.30 per unit and floated the tender again.
Telecom gear maker ITI to invest Rs 150 cr to boost solar panel capacity
The company is expecting at least Rs 500 crore from the government in the next fiscal for meeting its various capital expenditure (capex) requirements.
MSEDCL proposes astronomical GSC for solar rooftop
MERC had recently dismissed the discom’s petition to make net billing compulsory instead of net metering. It had, however, allowed MSEDCL to levy grid support charge (GSC) for consumers having load more than 10 KW
Andhra Pradesh: Kadiyam is SCR’s 1st solar-powered rly stn
The entire electrical load of the station works on the 10KWp solar power plant during the day and excess units generated from the plant are fed to discom (distribution companies) through net-metering
Hartek Solar bags 1-MW rooftop solar projects in Daman
The company has bagged opportunities presented by the solar policy of the recently merged UTs, that makes it mandatory for industrial units to install solar rooftop projects, riding on its high project execution standards. Evenly spread across Daman, these projects are scheduled to be commissioned by the end of the current financial year.
Andhra Pradesh: Vijayawada station sets up solar panels on cover over platform
The solar roof has been installed at a cost of Rs 60 lakhs. Given the hot and humid climate of Vijayawada, railway officials are exploring means to harness solar power to cater to the electricity consumption needs of the station
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