Solar power generation capacity of 4.8 GW is likely to be added this year in the country as installations are picking up, says a report. … More ‘India likely to add 4.8 GW solar power capacity this year’
Referring to the two main concerns — cleanliness and security — he said that passenger engagement would be required in both cases. … More Will implement projects for energy conservation: Eastern Railway GM
With the cost of rooftop solar power exceeding the present market rate, the government has stopped signing tripartite pacts for solar energy with industry. It will now get into pacts only with households, provided they generate power only for their consumption.
… More Solar power rates go through the roof, govt at losing end
Toughening its stand on dumping of poor quality solar equipment, the government has decided to regulate imports of such products under the Bureau of India Standards (BIS) Act. … More Govt to tighten noose around import of poor solar products
the global concentrated solar power market was valued at USD 2,507.4 million in 2013 and is expected to reach 8,674.7 million in 2020, growing at a CAGR of 19.4% from 2014 to 2020. … More Global Concentrated Solar Power Market to Reach US$86674.7 Million Till 2020.
Although it still faces issues, solar power is competitive with newly-built thermal, hydro and nuclear power plants. … More Here comes the sun: Indian consumers go solar as costs plunge
Pune: Suzlon Group chairman Tulsi Tanti said on Thursday that the group is looking to enter the solar energy sector in the current financial year. … More Suzlon to enter solar energy sector in FY16
Pune: Some electrical fittings like bulbs and fans at Pune railway station will run on solar power. The Central Railway, Pune division has signed an MoU with Persistent Foundation for generation of solar power at the station.
… More Railway station to save Rs 22L in power bills via solar energy
Free speech in cartoons can get tricky. The Australian newspaper learned a lesson about what crosses the line in December, when a cartoon in its pages drew international accusations of racism. … More The future looks bright for solar power in India
In a bid to raise awareness about the importance of solar energy, a solar dome, first of its kind in the country, is set to come up on the outskirts of Kolkata. … More Solar dome to create awareness about solar energy