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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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PM Modi urges people to use solar power for cooking, launches schemes for poor

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a slew of schemes for poor and emphasised on harnessing solar energy for cooking. The PM also flagged off a new train — Kanshi-Patna Jan Shatabdi Express — between Varanasi and Patna on the demand of the people from the area. Overwhlemed by the massive response from the people of […]

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India and France signs pact to deepen cooperation in environment field

India and France signed a pact to deepen their cooperation in the field of environment while affirming their commitment to lead the fight against climate change. A day ahead of the International Solar Alliance (ISA) summit here, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron also welcomed the coming into force of the Framework […]

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