WAAREE Energies opens franchisee in Africa

WAAREE Energies, homegrown solar module manufacturer has recently strengthened its presence in West of African continent by opening franchise in Conarky and shall have a new showroom which will be single point of contact for all requirements in Conarky. This franchise shall prove to be a torchbearer in solar mission of Guinea. With introduction of High quality […]

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Sterling and Wilson to Build Solar Storage Hybrid Power Plant in Niger

Sterling and Wilson Pvt Ltd (SWPL),  engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company has announced that its Hybrid & Energy Storage division (HES), in consortium partnership with French EPC company Vergnet and SNS Niger, has signed an EPC contract to construct a Solar PV Battery Storage and Diesel Genset based hybrid power plant in Agadez, Niger, in West […]

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Ultra Mega solar park coming up in Uttar Pradesh, thanks to NHPC

Hydropower major, NHPC gearing up to develop 600 Megawatt (MW) ultra-mega solar park in Deoria district of Uttar Pradesh. The site where the project will be developed is an island with Ghaghra river flowing from both its sides. It will be developed in a joint venture with the UP government or special purpose vehicle mode. […]

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Discoms can save up to INR 21880 crore with Indexed renewable energy tariffs: IEEFA

The inflation indexation of tariffs for future solar capacity could provide much-needed financial respite to the distressed power distribution sector and help India move away from coal-fired power, according to a joint briefing note by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) and the CEEW-Centre for Energy Finance (CEF). Zero indexation tariffs have been the […]

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MNRE proposes framework for promoting application of distributed renewable energy (DRE)

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has proposed a framework for promotng application of distributed renewable energy (DRE) in rural areas. DRE applications are powered by renewable energy and are used for earning livelihoods directly solar dryer, solar powered cold storage, solar charkha, solar lighting systems. There are successful pilots and business models […]

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IESW 2020 to accelerate manufacturing of advanced energy storage and EV in India

India is on the path to become the largest market for advanced energy storage technologies within the next 5 years. It is undergoing exponential growth majorly driven by the existing demand for the behind the meter stationary storage for inverter / UPS segment and rising demand for electric vehicles particularly 2 and 3W vehicles. Moreover, […]

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Wipro bags AMS and SIAM five-year deal from Fortum

IT services major Wipro on Tuesday said it has bagged an application management (AMS) and services integration and management (SIAM) contract from Fortum, a clean-energy company headquartered in Espoo, Finland. As a part of the five-year agreement, Wipro will manage Fortum’s application portfolio across hundreds of applications for more than 11,500 users across 18 countries […]

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PM Modi to Inaugurate India Energy Forum on 26 October, here is what we know

The Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi will deliver the inaugural address at India Energy Forum by CERAWeek scheduled from October 26-28. Here is what we know about the upcoming event. . India Energy Forum by CERAWeek, now in its fourth year, is hosted by IHS Markit. . The event will convene an international group […]

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Free installation of rooftop solar panels in Chandigarh if applied online

The Chandigarh Administration has reportedly asked residents to apply online for the installation of rooftop solar panels free of cost. The Tribune reports that UT Administration has already approved the scheme to implement rooftop solar project on private residential buildings under the Renewable Energy Service Company (RESCO) model. Based on the petition filed by CREST, […]

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AGEL transfers 205 MW operating solar assets to its JV with TOTAL

Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL) and TOTAL SA (TOTAL) had formed a 50:50 JV for 2,148 MW solar power assets in India, which was setup at an enterprise valuation of INR 17,385 Cr in April 2020. The JV has today completed another acquisition as per JV agreement, by way of transfer of 205 MW of […]

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