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Trying to bring entire Maharashtra under solar power: Minister

Maharashtra Power Minister Chandrashekhar Bavankule  told the Legislative Assembly that his department would try to bring the entire state under solar power. The minister was speaking after the total demands of Rs 8,240 crore for power ministry were passed in the House. “Of the total sanctioned amount, Rs 7000 crore is for farmers and the […]

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Kor Energy to install solar projects across 10 cold storages in Haryana

  Noida-based KOR Energy (India) Pvt. Ltd., with special focus on promotion of ‘Green Energy’ at rooftop of cold storages is in the process of executing solar projects ranging from 100KWp to 200KWp across 10 cold storages in the State of Haryana accumulating to 1.5MWp in total. Indian manufactured polycrystalline modules from the house of […]

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Suzlon bags 500 MW wind power projects in Gujarat under SECI bid   

  Suzlon Group has announced that it has bagged two projects of 300 MW and 200 MW each for development of wind power projects. Suzlon will install 238 units of S111 140m wind turbine generators (WTGs) with rated capacity of 2.1 MW each. The project will be located at Kutch district in Gujarat. Suzlon will […]

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Rohit Kumar, Head of Indian Subcontinent, REC (India) Pvt. Ltd.

Thank you Rohit for your time! Owing to the fact that India’s solar market is becoming highly competitive, kindly share with us how REC is managing the demand of high efficiency products at low costs. By not competing on Price! We are educating, informing and making the end consumers aware of the technological differentiation and […]

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It was a good step to put EVs on the agenda, but India is a not really prepared: Volkswagen

According to German auto major Volkswagen, India is not “really prepared” for a leap towards full electric vehicles (EVs) although the government’s move to put it on the agenda is a good step. The company, which has announced plans to expand production of EVs worldwide on a massive scale with 16 locations to produce battery-powered […]

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Hybrid Solar Wind Energy Storage Market Worth USD 1.5bn by 2024: Global Market Insights, Inc.

Hybrid Solar Wind Energy Storage Market is set to reach USD 1.5 Billion by 2024 says Global Market Insights in its latest study. Government mandates toward the deployment of clean energy systems primarily across commercial establishments will drive the hybrid solar wind energy storage market growth. Escalating service industry across urban areas along with aim […]

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African Development Bank, ISA signs deal to boost solar development in Africa

African Development Bank recently entered into partnership with the International Solar Alliance (ISA) to scale up solar energy in Africa. This partnership agreement is seen as a major boost to Light up and power Africa initiative. The Bank and ISA will jointly support technical assistance and knowledge transfer for solar development and deployment in sun-shine […]

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70 per cent solar safeguard duty to affect the viability and dampen investor sentiment: Parliamentary panel

A Parliamentary panel has flagged the proposed 70 per cent safeguard duty on solar equipment saying there is no valid ground for it and would affect the viability of existing projects and dampen investor sentiment. Parliamentary Standing Committee on Energy in its 39th report tabled in Parliament also advised the Ministry of New and Renewable […]

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United States applauds India for its efforts in initiating and inaugurating the ISA

The United States applauded India for its efforts in initiating and inaugurating the International Solar Alliance (ISA). The ISA is a treaty based intergovernmental alliance of 121 sunshine-rich countries that lie fully or partially between the Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn. Their adoption of solar energy is expected to help reduce the use of fossil […]

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