Tags: solar market

MNRE forms project development cell to attract investment in green energy

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has constituted a project development cell to attract investment in the clean energy sector, particularly solar. The project development cell (PDC) would offer those renewable projects for investment where all necessary spade work like detailed project report, land, etc is complete. The PDC has been constituted under […]

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Watch: Trina Solar lists on stock exchange

Trina Solar successfully listed yesterday on the Shanghai Stock Exchange’s Science & Technology Board Innovation Board, which has been dubbed the NASDAQ of China. Read the Report here

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Domestic solar firms raise concern over basic customs duty on solar cells

Domestic solar cell and module makers located at the special economic zones (SEZs) have raised concerns over the government’s plan to impose basic customs duty (BCD) on these equipment, saying it would raise their overall product cost on domestic sales. Noting that the domestic renewable energy sector has potential to generate about four lakh jobs […]

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No infringement of Hanwha Q-Cells’ patent by REC Group: US International Trade Commission

REC Group in a statement said that  on June 3, 2020, the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) issued a Final Determination that REC Group’s products do not infringe the asserted claims of Hanwha Q-Cells’ U.S. Patent 9,893,215 (‘215 patent). The Final Determination affirms the Initial Determination (Order No. 40) by the Administrative Law Judge […]

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Nautilus Solar acquires 10.4 MW solar portfolio in Minnesota from ReneSola

Nautilus Solar Energy has announced the acquisition of a 10.4 MW community solar portfolio from ReneSola Power (“ReneSola”). The portfolio is comprised of eight single axis tracker solar installations, each commonly referred to as a solar garden. Located in counties across the southern half of Minnesota, they are designed to produce enough energy to power […]

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Sterling and Wilson Solar commissions its first 125-MW solar energy project in Oman

Sterling and Wilson Solar has announced that it has commissioned its first 125-MW solar energy project in Oman. Sterling and Wilson Solar Limited (SWSL) has become the first Indian company to commission a solar photovoltaic (PV) project in this region, a company release said. “Being a dominant player in the Middle East, this project marks […]

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Indian Solar manufacturers extend support to govt’s Atma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan

Home grown solar manufacturers have extended their support to the PM Modi led government’s Atma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan. They also requested for the Prime Minister’s (PM’s) support to provide a level-playing field for realising the full potential of the sunrise sector. Indian solar manufacturers Vikram Solar, Webel Solar, and Renewsys in a joint press briefing […]

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China to impose restrictions on expansion of solar equipment production

China is reportedly planning to impose restrictions on expansion of solar equipment production to tackle overcapacity in the industry in the face of falling domestic installations, a draft plan issued by the country’s industrial ministry showed on Friday. According to Reuters surging manufacturing capacity helped to spark grid price parity, where electricity from solar and […]

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NHPC to develop hydro and solar projects in Ladakh

With a view to leverage development of Hydro and Solar Power Projects in Union Territory of Ladakh, A.K. Singh, CMD, NHPC, the Central PSU under Ministry of Power called on R.K. Mathur, the Lt. Governor of UT of Ladakh at J&K Bhawan, New Delhi. The meeting was held to discuss NHPC’s proposals and way forward […]

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