Biggest Debate On Safeguard Duty With Solar Industry Experts

DGTR recently recommended imposing 25% safeguard duty on solar cells imports to protect domestic players from steep rise in the inbound shipments of the product. It is said that if it is accepted by the government, could lead to a steep hike in solar power costs. Also Renewable energy minister R K Singh in a […]

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Fortum to install 200 charging points in Hyderabad: Awadhesh Jha

Fortum India recently launched two electric vehicle charging stations at Indian Oil outlets for the general public in Hyderabad. Today we have with us Awadhesh Kumar Jha, Vice President, Charge & Drive & Sustainability, Fortum India. In an Exclusive interview he shared more about the two charging stations, offers, plans of the company, future of […]

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Maxson Lewis, CEO , Magenta Power

Magenta Power recently installed country’s first Solar Charging Station (DC Fast Charge) for Electric Vehicles (EVs) in Turbhe, Navi Mumbai. The newly installed solar powered charging station “Magenta Charging Station- 3” will enable electric car users to charge their cars at any time safely and conveniently. Today we have with us Maxson Lewis, CEO of […]

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Uniti One electric car reaches pre-order value of over €50 million

 Electric car startup Uniti has announced that it has reached an expected pre-order value of over €50 million for its groundbreaking electric car, Uniti One. Since unveiling its prototype vehicle during last December’s U17 launch event, Uniti has reported significant interest in the 2-seat Uniti One from prospective buyers and fleet purchasers throughout the […]

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Watch: PM Modi Dedicates Kishanganga Hydropower Station to the Nation

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated the Kishanganga Hydropower Station to the nation at a function in Srinagar. He also laid the foundation stone of Pakal Dul Power Project in Jammu & Kashmir and Srinagar Ring Road. 330 MW Kishanganga Hydropower Project, located in Bandipora District of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) is a run of […]

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Watch: LMRC starts using solar power to light up metro stations and depot

 Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) has started using solar power to light up metro stations and depot. LMRC has installed solar PV cells at Transportnagar deport to generate 1MW solar energy daily. According to ET the power generated from 1MW solar power plant is used to run lights, ligts, escalators, air conditioners at functional […]

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Watch: GE’s ELSIE and its three breakthroughs

 Meet GE’s ELSIE! GE’s 2x-127 prototype is currently one of the largest wind turbine installed in North America. With close to 3GW of commitment, this fully digitally enabled turbine will soon be unleashing limitless energy said the company in a statment.

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Watch: Adnan Z. Amin, Director-General, IRENA on Renewable Energy Jobs 2018

 The renewable energy industry created more than 500,000 new jobs globally in 2017, a 5.3 per cent increase from 2016, according to the latest figures released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). According to the fifth edition of Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review, launched at IRENA’s 15th Council in Abu Dhabi today, the […]

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Watch: Thunderstorm hits solar farm in India, experts says “result of intense unhealthy competition”

 Recently a video that went viral showed how high-intensity thunderstorm inflicted havoc in parts of Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh, that not only affected human life in the states but also  solar farms. The storm debauched India’s 100 gw dream uprooting the solar plant in Rajasthan and compelled us to rethink, if India’s solar dream […]

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India and Japan begin working towards zero emission vehicles

 India and Japan have agreed to initiate discussions towards development of Electric Vehicles (EVs) by collaborating at a policy dialogue on next generation/Zero emission vehicles. This decision was taken at the 9th India Japan Energy dialog. R K Singh, and Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) Hiroshige Seko also signed a Joint Statement […]

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