Tags: solar India

Shakti Pumps installs over 8500 solar submersible pumps in Haryana

Shakti Pumps (India) Ltd. has emerged as the largest supplier of solar pumps to the farmers of the state through the Government of Haryana, thereby helping the state to become a leader in the irrigation sector.   Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar recently inaugurated the state’s solar water pumping program at a function held in Chandigarh. […]

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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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Rays Power Infra signs MoU with the Rajasthan government to build 500 MW Solar Park

Rays Power Infra has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Rajasthan government for constructing an avant-garde PV Photovoltaic (PV) Power Station (commonly referred to as solar power plant) and generating 500 MW of green electricity. During the ongoing Dubai Expo, the parties finalized the agreement to reduce traditional electricity consumption derived from non-renewable […]

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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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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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Financing options must be scaled up to boost the adoption of rooftop solar in India

Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (MSMEs) could be the key to accelerating the adoption of rooftop solar in India – but financial institutions are often reluctant to lend to MSMEs because they prefer borrowers with strong financial track records and good corporate credit ratings. A new report by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis […]

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NTPC bags 1.9 GW solar project in CPSU Scheme-II, Tranche-III 5 GW tender

India’s largest integrated power generating company NTPC ltd, bagged 1.9 GW solar project in the e-auction of CPSU Scheme-II, Tranche-III of 5 GW tender. This capacity will enable saving of CO2 a greenhouse gas of over 3 million tons every year. NTPC was the single largest capacity winner and together with this capacity of 1.9 […]

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India’s renewable energy capacity crosses 100 GW; R K Singh says ‘landmark day’

India’s total installed renewable energy generation capacity crossed 100 GW mark on Thursday and the country is fourth in the world in terms of installed renewable energy capacity. The country has set an ambitious target to have 175 GW or 1,75,000 MW of renewable energy capacity by 2022. “The total installed renewable energy capacity in […]

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Solar power projects create employment in UP

The huge investments being made by companies in the solar energy sector have opened up great opportunities for permanent employment in Uttar Pradesh. The UP government’s Solar Energy Policy 2017 is not only dispelling darkness from every village of the state, but also creating plethora of opportunities for people to earn their living from it. […]

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Sembcorp’s 60MW floating solar project in Singapore is now online

Singapore-based energy company Sembcorp Industries’ 60MW floating solar project in Singapore is now  in commercial operation. The 60 MW floating solar photovoltaic system on Tengeh Reservoir in Singapore that uses 12,556 Trina Solar 210 Vertex dual-glass modules -was recently connected to the grid. Construction of this project commenced in June 2020 and is expected to […]

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