Monthly Archives: March 2019

SLDC cannot curtail renewable power at their convenience: TNERC

In a major move for the energy sector, the Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has stated that State Load Dispatch Centre (SLDC) cannot curtail renewable power at their convenience, adding that backing down of the “Must Run Status” power shall be resorted to only after exhausting all other possible means of achieving and ensuring […]

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JSW kills its electric vehicle plan citing higher uncertainties

Sajjan Jindal-led JSW Energy in August 2017 announced a strategic diversification plan to mark its debut in the electric vehicle business, has now killed its ambitious project owing to high uncertainties associated with the business as well as to maintain capital for growth opportunities in the power sector. JSW had signed pacts with Maharashtra and […]

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Thousands of German teens join Thunberg’s climate fight

Thousands of German youths went on strike from school on Friday, joining Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg who has taken her protest against climate change to Berlin. Armed with homemade posters bearing slogans like “It’s getting hot in here” or “Our house is on fire” or “You’re never too small to make a difference”, the […]

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GAIL India signs an agreement with BHEL for development of solar power projects

GAIL India has signed an agreement with Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) for cooperation in the development of solar power projects. “GAIL shall be the project developer and BHEL shall act as an engineering, procurement, construction and project management contractor,” the company said in a statement. BHEL shall also provide operation and maintenance services during […]

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MNRE issues Advisory against CSUN and CEEG (Shanghai) Solar Science Technology Co. Ltd

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued an advisory against CSUN Trading (Hong Kong) Co. Ltd., China/ CEEG (Shanghai) Solar Science Technology Co. Ltd., China regarding procurement of Solar PV Modules from them. This Ministry has noted that it has received representations from many companies that they entered into Module Supply Agreements […]

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Top Solar Energy Tender News-04- 03292019: project size, last date and more

Why waste your time finding different tender reports and news on different portals and miss out important stories of the Industry. Here we bring you Top Solar Energy Tender News in one report . Do share your suggestion and views at climatesamurai@gmail.com NISE inviting bids for installation and Commissioning of a Stylus Profilometer for Solar Cells […]

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Interview: Aditya Bhagchandka, Director,Kirti Solar

GoZero Mobility which recently entered Indian EV market with the launch of GoZero One and GoZero Mile has partnered up with Kirti Solar a company based in Kolkata, for the development and manufacturing of current & future products, utilizing the global supply chain to “Make in India”. As a part of the association, Kirti Solar […]

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Over 670 million Indians would breathe poor quality air in 2030: Study

More than 674 million citizens are likely to breathe air with high concentrations of PM 2.5 in 2030, even if India were to comply with its existing pollution control policies and regulations, according to an independent study released today by the Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW) and the International Institute for Applied Systems […]

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