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
China to stop subsidy for offshore renewables, eyes 2021 start for green quota trading
The move comes as China, whose renewable power install...
Punjab: Solar shift for city railway station on cards
The authorities are planning to adopt the solar model to power Ludhiana railway station...
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.
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.
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.
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
Nagpur: 10% property tax rebate for adopting eco-friendly processes
NMC has become the first municipal corporation in the state to launch rebate for producing compost by garbage segregation, wastewater treatment and reuse, and persons with disabilities.
Oil and gas firms invest less than 1% in green energy
While certain oil and gas majors have sought to burnish their green credentials, overall less than one percent of the sector's total investment is going into clean energy projects, a report said Monday.
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
Maharashtra Energy Regulatory Commission withdraws compulsory gross metering for solar power
The measure was one of the alleged provisions in the draft regulations that did not find any place in the final regulations declared by the regulatory body
Bright spot eludes solar powered agri income plan
TEDA has drawn up a plan to enlist farmers from across the state and supply them solar panels free of cost to generate power.
Solar power helps South Central Railway save Rs 1 crore on energy bills
While implementing measures aimed at harnessing renewable energy and conserving energy, the South Central Railway (SCR) is reducing energy costs through the installation of solar panels at stations, service buildings and Level Crossing gates across the zone.
Solar power association writes to Gadkari against NTPC's tender conditions
It said NTPC is not exempting MSMEs from payment of earnest money for bidding for its engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) tender for 923 MW solar projects, costing an estimated Rs 5,000 crore
Soon, Goa’s colleges will generate their own power
The Goa Energy Development Agency (GEDA) has already carried out a feasibility report and has found the college buildings suitable for the fitment of solar panels.
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