Tags: electricity

Solar mini-grids to play crucial role for many global communities with no power: BNEF

A new report titled – State of the Global Mini-Grids Market Report 2020- states that Solar-powered mini-grids can play  crucial role in delivering universal electricity access across the globe. This will help connect the 789 million people worldwide who still do not have access to reliable electricity, says the report. The new report was published […]

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This new material harvests Sun’s heat for cheaper electricity generation

Scientists have developed a material that can be used to harvest electricity from the Sun’s heat, paving the way for generating cheaper solar power on cloudy days and at nighttime. The innovation is an important step for putting solar heat-to-electricity generation in direct cost competition with fossil fuels, researchers said. “Storing solar energy as heat […]

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Village in Chhattisgarh gets electricity for the first time with solar panels

The residents of Chhattisgarh’s Bhalupvillage in Balrampur finally got electricity connection for the first time after the district administration installed solar panels for every family. Being a Naxal prone area, the initiatives taken by the government failed to reach the village, as a result, the residents had to spend their lives in darkness for a […]

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