Monthly Archives: May 2019

Waaree Energies Launches the Next Gen Solar Module in India

Waaree Energies Ltd, India’s leading EPC player and largest solar PV module manufacturer, has launched  India’s first 400Wp cut cell module series called Super 400 which is touted to be the future of rooftop solar. The Super 400 series is a Mono PERC Module, with a 400Wp output and the Super 400 Pro Module, which is a Bifacial module, with up to 30% higher output. In case of partial […]

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Sale of Mahindra’s EV rise over 2.5 times to 10,276 units in FY19

Homegrown auto major Mahindra & Mahindra’s electric vehicle (EV) sales grew over two-and-a-half times to 10,276 units in 2018-19, riding on the second phase of orders for electric cars from state-owned EESL. The company, which sells a range of electric vehicles such as sedan e-Verito, van e-Supro, compact car e2o and three-wheeler Treo, had sold […]

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Bimstec nations could tap India’s green energy transition: Experts

With the Bimstec leaders gathered in the national capital for Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi’s swearing in ceremony on Thursday, the member-nations could benefit from India’s rapid renewable energy capacity increase, say experts. The New Delhi-based organisation CarbonCopy said the annual electricity trade potential between South Asian and Southeast Asian countries could be from 65,000 MW […]

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Tata Power Renewable Energy to develop 100-MW solar project Gujarat

Tata Power on Thursday said that its arm Tata Power Renewable Energy Ltd (TPREL) will develop a 100-MW solar power project in Raghanesda Solar Park of Gujarat. “TPREL has received a letter of award (LoA) from Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (GUVNL) on 28th May 2019 to develop a 100-MW solar project in Raghanesda Solar […]

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Falling Renewable Power Costs Open Door to Greater Climate Ambition: IRENA

Renewable power is the cheapest source of electricity in many parts of the world already today, the latest report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) shows. The report contributes to the international discussion on raising climate action worldwide, ahead of Abu Dhabi’s global preparatory meeting for the United Nations Climate Action Summit in September. With […]

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Hyundai to launch electric SUV ‘Kona’ in India in July

Hyundai will drive in its first electric vehicle ‘Kona’ SUV into India in July, followed by a brand new ‘Grand i10’ before the festive season as it looks to increase its share in the auto market here, a top company official said Wednesday. Besides, the automaker, which is present in India through its wholly-owned subsidiary […]

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Maruti Suzuki to harnesses solar power for manufacturing of cars

Maruti Suzuki India Limited will harness solar power to meet its energy needs. The Company recently laid the foundation stone for a 5 MW solar power plant at the Gurugram facility. The captive solar power plant is expected to be commissioned in FY 2019-20 The Company will invest around Rs 240 Million, and will offset […]

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Alfa Ventures invests in Noida based Skilancer Solar

Alfa Ventures has announced that it has invested an undisclosed amount in Noida-based Skilancer Solar. The funding will help Skilancer Solar, a start-up that provides artificial intelligence-powered autonomous robot for cleaning of solar panels, scale up operations and market presence, a statement said. Neeraj Kumar, co-founder of Skilancer Solar, said the investment will allow the […]

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Sonia Singh CEO and Co-Founder, Ziptrax Cleantech

Hi Sonia, please share with our readers about Ziptrax Clean Tech and what exactly you are doing at Ziptrax? Ziptrax currently collects and recycles Li-ion batteries from E-mobility and Stationary Energy Storage and hence bring the lifecycle management of lithium ion battery into the circular economy. At the end of the useful life of Li-ion […]

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Global energy and utilities sector increasing the use of intelligent automation: Capgemini

The global energy and utilities sector is increasing the use of intelligent automation, there is also a significant rise in the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) since 2017, but executives are underestimating its full potential with large scale projects taking a back seat, according to new research from the Capgemini Research Institute. The “Intelligent Automation in […]

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