Tags: Solar Industry

MNRE imposes BCD on imported solar cells and modules, to take effect from April

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has imposed basic customs duty (BCD) on imported solar cells and modules which will come into effect  starting April 1, 2022.  The ministry has imposed 40 % BCD on solar modules with HSN Code 85414012 and 25% on solar cells (85414011). Presently, India’s solar sector, just like […]

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Budget 2021- Here is what it packs for Solar Industry

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday tabled 2021-22 budget in the parliament in the backdrop of a falling economy crushed by the COVID-19 pandemic. Sitharaman in her Budget speech emphasised on the solar energy sector as part of the government’s larger focus on renewable energy. She said “The past 6 years have seen a […]

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Total acquires 20 percent stake in Adani Green Energy Limited.

Adani Promoter Group, India and TOTAL, France announced the acquisition of a 20% minority interest by TOTAL in AGEL via the acquisition of shares held by the Adani Promoter Group in Adani Green Energy Limited. The investment in AGEL is another step in the strategic alliance between Adani Group and TOTAL, across various businesses and […]

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Return to customer value: standardization of 210 mm size wafer module will benefit the entire industry chain

On November 27th, Trina Solar, Risen Energy, Zhonghuan Semiconductor, Tongwei, Huansheng Photovoltaic, Runyang New Energy Technology, Canadian Solar, Wuxi Shangji Automation jointly proposed to promote the standardization of 210mm silicon wafer and module size in the photovoltaic industry. The eight companies jointly suggest to use the silicon wafer size following the SEMI standard within the […]

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Ecoppia Signed 450MW project in October with Azure Power

Ecoppia has announced that it has signed significant project of 450MW in October with Azure Power. The project is now reaching advanced stages, scheduled to go live on the beginning of Q1 2021. The company in a statement said that “despite the ongoing global pandemic, Ecoppia secured new projects for more than 10GW in the […]

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China’s solar glass shortage expected to persist through first half of 2021

A shortage of solar glass which is already crimping China’s solar panel output is expected to persist through the first half of 2021, with large format glass in short supply for longer, panel makers and analysts say. Driven by growing preference for bifacial modules – which produce power from both sides of the panel – […]

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Radiance Renewables chooses Prescinto to monitor its solar asset portfolio performance

Prescinto Technologies, data platform used to improve performance of solar energy assets, has announced that Radiance Renewables a developer of cost-efficient, renewable energy solutions for commercial, industrial and residential customers, will be leveraging Prescinto as its primary monitoring and performance analytics software partner. Prescinto’s unique ability to aggregate data from all types of energy sources into one single […]

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Adani Green Energy reports over 82 percent decline in net profit in Q2

Adani Green Energy on Wednesday reported over 82 per cent decline in its consolidated net profit to Rs 17.57 crore in September quarter mainly due to higher expenses. The consolidated net profit of the company was Rs 102.29 crore in the quarter ended on September 30, 2019, a BSE filing said. Total income of the […]

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Watch: Trina Solar Launches 405W+ Vertex S Module Series

Watch Trina Solar launched Vertex S, the latest in their high-efficiency PV module series for residential and commercial rooftop applications. The new series features innovative Vertex technology to increase the output power of distributed energy products beyond 405W. Trina Solar’s 405W+ Vertex S meets the module requirements of typical distributed photovoltaic systems and excels in […]

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Trina Solar Vertex S Module Series Launched, its really cool and greener

Trina Solar has announced the launch of Vertex S, the latest in their high-efficiency PV module series for residential and commercial rooftop applications. The new series features innovative Vertex technology to increase the output power of distributed energy products beyond 405W. The company in a statement said Vertex S is a universal solution intended for […]

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