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Waaree Energies has been assigned SP1A ranking by ICRA

Homegrown solar firm Waaree Energies has announced that it has been assigned solar power ‘SP1A ranking’ by rating agency ICRA. In SP1A, 1 denotes highest level of technology and A indicates the robust financial health of the company, it said in a statement. “Icra accredits Waaree Energies with SP1A ranking indicating strong performance capability and […]

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Gautam Mohanka, Managing Director, Gautam Solar

Gautam Solar, one of the leading Solar Manufacturer providing a wide range of domestic and industrial solar products & solutions all over the country. The company innovates and develops solar products that are tailored to the needs of the Indian customer. The company’s  vision is to make India a World Leader in Solar off-grid. The organization […]

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TNERC rejects plea for extension of project deadline by two solar developers

The Tamil Nadu Electricity Regulatory Commission (TNERC) has reportedly rejected separate pleas by two solar energy developers for extension of commissioning date for their solar projects. Raasi Green Earth Energy Private Limited and VSR Solar Power Private Limited had sought extension of the commencing date by 15 months and 18 months respectively. According to the […]

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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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Total Corporate Funding in Solar Sector Increased 24 percent in 2020: Mercom Capital

Total corporate funding into the solar sector globally, including venture capital and private equity (VC), debt financing, and public market financing, came to $14.5 billion, a 24% increase compared to the $11.7 billion in 2019 says Mercom Capital in its annual report. “Following a tough first half when corporate funding was down 25% year-over-year, recovery […]

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SGPC to install solar systems at gurdwaras: Bibi Jagir Kaur

The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) on Tuesday announced plan to install solar systems at historic gurdwaras to reduce the cost of electricity and a plan would be drawn for the preparation of ‘langar’ by steam. SGPC chief Bibi Jagir Kaur at a meeting of the interim committee, said solar systems would be installed at […]

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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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Now net metering for Rooftop solar is for loads up to 10 kW: Power Ministry

Union Government for the first time laid down Rights to the Electricity Consumers through “Electricity (Rights of Consumers) Rules, 2020”. R.K.Singh, the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power and New & Renewable Energy, said, “These rules shall empower the consumers of electricity and added that these Rules emanate from the conviction that the […]

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