Monthly Archives: May 2021

World Environment Day 2021: The First Step -Finding Someone Who Will Save the Mother Earth

“World Environment Day” is celebrated annually on 5 June. It has been a platform for raising awareness on environmental issues such as global warming, climate change, marine pollution and wildlife crime. It is for public outreach, with participation from 150 countries. On the occasion The First Step is organizing an event on evergreen floral and […]

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Waaree Prime App, Lightsource BP solar projects in Portugal, 19,000 solar street lights in J&K, IREDA tender

This week’s Solar News Wrap includes Waaree Prime App, Lightsource BP solar projects in Portugal, 19,000 solar street lights in J&K, IREDA tender and Bridge to India report on solar capacity in 2021. Waaree Energies launches Waaree Prime App Waaree Energies has launched a first-of-its-kind app named Waaree Prime, to engage and gratify the EPC […]

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Lithium Urban Technologies acquires SmartCommute, electric two wheelers sales, Maharashtra EV Policy 2021 and more

This week’s EV News Wrap includes acquisition of SmartCommute, electric two wheelers sales market, Maharashtra EV Policy 2021, Cellestial E-mobility and Nissan to set up battery plants Lithium Urban Technologies acquires SmartCommute Lithium Urban Technologies has reportedly acquired SmartCommute, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform that provides end-to-end transportation services to corporate employees. According to Economic Times, […]

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Tata Power Solar wins INR 188 cr solar project from NHPC in Odisha

NHPC on Tuesday said it has placed an order worth Rs 188.19 crore with Tata Power Solar Systems to set up a 40 megawatt (MW) solar power project at Ganjam, in Odisha. In a regulatory filing the company said, it has awarded an EPC (engineering procurement and construction) contract to Tata Power Solar Systems Ltd […]

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IIT researchers develops smart window materials for automatic climate control of buildings

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati have developed smart window material for automatic climate control of buildings. According to the researchers, the smart window material designed by them can effectively control the amount of heat and light passing through it in response to an applied voltage and would ultimately help in developing […]

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IREDA floats tender for setting up solar PV module manufacturing units

Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) has floated tender inviting bids for setting up solar PV module manufacturing units under the production-linked incentive (PLI) scheme. The last date for application submission is 30 June, 2021 and bids will open on 1 July 2021/ IREDA in a statement said “The applicants are required to set up […]

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Nexzu Mobility launches Roadlark Cargo for last-mile delivery

Homegrown e-mobility company Nexzu Mobility has launched its cargo version of Roadlark, specially designed for meeting the bulk last-mile delivery needs of e-commerce businesses across India. These include restaurants, cloud kitchens, supermarkets, retail outlets, industrial parks, essential service suppliers, service & maintenance companies, and garages, among others. Globally, sustainable mobility has taken center stage and is being implemented in […]

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Trina Solar starts manufacturing 210mm solar cells and Vertex modules in Vietnam

Trina Solar has announced the first batch of Trina Solar 210mm diameter cells and Vertex modules have come off the production line from the company’s overseas factory in Thai Nguyen, Vietnam. This shipment marks Trina Solar’s commencement of the full-capacity delivery of its Vertex 550W modules globally, making Trina Solar the first solar company to […]

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UAE offers to Host COP 28 in Abu Dhabi in 2023

The United Arab Emirates today announced an offer to host the 28th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 28) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Abu Dhabi in 2023, with a focus on the economic case for inclusive climate action. Commenting on the UAE’s offer to host COP 28, […]

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SJVN 75 MW UP project , China to add 90GW, REC TwinPeak 4,India to add 10 GW solar

This week Solar News Wrap includes: SJVN 75 MW UP project , China to add 90GW, REC TwinPeak 4,India to add 10 GW solar project, Adani Renewable Energy transfers 74 percent stake of MSEL, Renewable energy certificate and more SJVN bagged 75 megawatt grid-connected solar project in Jalaun, Uttar Pradesh  SJVN has bagged a 75 megawatt […]

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