Tags: solar energy

ITC commissions 14.9 MW first offsite Solar Plant in Tamil Nadu

ITC Limited has commissioned its first offsite solar plant in Dindigul, Tamil Nadu. The 14.9 MW solar plant, built at an investment of Rs 76 crores, will help reduce CO2 emissions over the course of its lifetime. The plant has already helped ITC to achieve the rare feat of meeting 90% of its electricity requirement from […]

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Bharat Petroleum Collaborates with SECI to scale up Renewable Energy Portfolio

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) is aiming at 1GW of renewable energy portfolio by 2025. The collaboration with Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) will help both organizations to leverage each other’s expertise to pursue opportunities in renewable energy space including solar, wind, electric mobility, hydrogen and waste-to-energy. Over a longer term, BPCL is […]

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Amp Energy commissions 13.5MW Solar Project for Orient Cement in Maharashtra

Amp Energy India has announced that it has recently commissioned a 13.5 MW solar power project for Orient Cement. The 13.5MW project will supply solar power to Orient Cement’s manufacturing facility in Maharashtra from Amp’s open access facility in Gourgaonvillage, district Osmanabad in the state. Orient Cement has signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with […]

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After the Black Summer bushfires in Australia: How ‘REConstruct’ by REC Group helped recovery

Following the devastating bushfires that tore through Australia in the ‘Black Summer’ of 2019-2020, REC Group, an international solar energy company headquartered in Norway, teamed up with local partners in a powerful relief program: REConstruct gives communities hit by the catastrophe access to clean solar power, allowing them to help to protect the environment and save money on their […]

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Germany Announces Additional EUR 1.2 bn in Development Cooperation to India

At the ongoing bilateral government negotiations 2021 during the visit of the delegation of the German Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development, the Federal Republic of Germany has announced new commitments to the tune of more than EUR 1.2 billion (approx. INR 10,025 crore) In a briefing held at the German Embassy, Ambassador Walter Lindner said, “You […]

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Oriano Commissions 26 MWac/36 MWp Solar Park in Karnataka

Oriano has commissioned 26 MWac/36 MWp Solar Park at 110 kV in Raichur, Karnataka under Group Captive Open Access Mechanism for one of the Global Pharma Power Off-taker.  Oriano was awarded for the Project with scope of Captive PPA/SHA acquisition, Third Party Legal Land due diligence & 100+ Acres Land acquisition, All Land & Development […]

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The International Solar Alliance and Elsevier launches Solar Compass

The International Solar Alliance (ISA) an inter-governmental treaty-based international organization and Elsevier has announced the launch of a new journal, Solar Compass. The launch event was held during the United Nations’ Climate Change Conference COP26, in Glasgow, with Stephane Crouzat, Ambassador for Climate, Government of France, and H.E. Dr. Ajay Mathur, Director General, International Solar Alliance in attendance, releasing the first […]

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COP26: Green Grids Initiative – One Sun One World One Grid launched

The International Solar Alliance (ISA), India Presidency of the ISA, and the UK COP Presidency unveiled plans for the first international network of global interconnected solar power grids, known as the Green Grids Initiative – One Sun One World One Grid (GGI-OSOWOG), at the COP26 climate conference in Glasgow. The announcement was accompanied by the […]

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Rays Power Infra conceives 500 MW solar project, likely to deliver in next 9 months

India is growing aggressively and has moved up to the fourth position in the international renewable energy market. Despite all the achievements in the renewable energy sector over time, India at present is still generating more than 70% of its required energy from fossil fuels. At such a crucial juncture, Rays Power Infra has successfully closed […]

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