The first passenger boat in the country run completely on solar energy will start service in the first week of December.
Greenko Energy Holdings, an India-focused renewable energy IPP, is looking to raised funds to refinance debt associated with SunEdison India’s solar power projects.
The largest solar farm in the world has been constructed in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, taking the record from a facility in California.
Solar projects are making headlines and tenders are being floated at an unprecedented pace.
Delhi-based renewable energy and telecom solutions company ACME Cleantech Solutions Pvt. Ltd has raised Rs500 crore from Ajay Piramal-controlled Piramal Enterprises Ltd.
As part of the UAY scheme, ABB India and IIT Madras will collaborate to develop a power management system to optimize the operation of multiple microgrids, with and without grid connection, while managing electricity supply to villages.
India’s government will provide central finance assistance (CFA) for 100MW of grid-connected rooftop solar projects in the state of Tamil Nadu, according to Mercom Captial Group.
The Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) has awarded about a tenth of a 500-MW rooftop solar tender to independent power producer ReNew Power Ventures Pvt Ltd.
The MoU is aimed at encouraging and nurturing talent in the field of renewable energy at the IIT Delhi campus thereby encouraging opportunities for academic research to advance India’s fast growing renewable energy sector.
The World Bank has approved an additional grant of $22.93 million to India to further increase the installed grid-connected rooftop solar photovoltaic (GRPV) programme in the country.
The central government has sanctioned three solar ultra mega power projects in the state.
Trina Solar announced it had a slowdown in the third quarter due to poor performance in traditional markets, but shipments to India grew substantially and accounted for nearly 30 percent of its total shipments.
The number of countries that signed the ISA agreement in Marrakesh was far less than India’s expectation of at least 50.