solar power

Kochi airport commissions one of the biggest floating solar powerplants in Kerala

CIAL said the airport also achieved another milestone with this installation as the company has introduced cost-effective high-density polyethylene floats, using French technology.

published on : 17th January 2021

To popularise solar energy, Bengal allows net metering for individual households

Earlier institutional, commercial, industrial and cooperative housing were only allowed the benefit of net metering and that too for 5 KW capacity onward.

published on : 16th January 2021

Solar power tariff dips to all-time low of Rs 1.99/unit

Solar power tariff had dropped to record low of Rs 2per unit in an auction for 1,070 MW projects conducted by the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) last month.

published on : 21st December 2020

UK PM Boris Johnson praises India's 'incredible' solar power strides at climate summit

In his speech to the virtual summit the British prime minister reiterated the UK's pledge to radically cut dependence on fossil fuels.

published on : 13th December 2020

Anand Mahindra congratulates Tiruvannamalai girl for innovating solar ironing cart, extends support  

Anand Mahindra shared a video of Vinisha on Twitter and promised support for her future projects under Mahindra Research Valley.

published on : 2nd December 2020

‘10,000 MW solar plants will help Andhra Pradesh save Rs 48,000 crore over 30 years’

Andhra Pradesh currently has installed capacity of 20,081 MW, of which renewable energy is 8,220 MW; Green Energy Corp yet to get project appraised by APERC

published on : 14th November 2020

Judicial preview rejects objections to 10K MW solar projects

Permits AP Green Energy Corporation Ltd to float tenders with rectification of certain defects intender documents and considering other findings by committee 

published on : 12th November 2020

Projects launched to promote solar plants in Delhi

The spokesperson of the company said that the community-based demand aggregation projects ‘Solarise Safdarjung’ and ‘Solarise Karkardooma’ were launched virtually.

published on : 3rd November 2020

Focus on three areas to boost rural economy in Andhra Pradesh

EESL managing director Rajat Sud met the Energy Secretary and discussed the potential of energy efficiency and various schemes.

published on : 2nd November 2020

Soura Phase II to bring in more solar power

Solar power, a renewable power source, may be our only way past the impending energy crisis.

published on : 23rd October 2020

Delhi will soon become country's solar capital: CM Arvind Kejriwal

The government has formulated major policies for solar energy usage in the city such as Mukhya Mantri Solar Power Yojana that includes incentivising the installation of solar power plants.

published on : 15th October 2020

KMRL to boost solar power generation, more panels laid

This will increase the output to 1.57 crore units/year and maintain 60 per cent energy neutrality. 

published on : 8th October 2020

Andhra govt to seek financial support from Centre for 10K MW solar plants 

Energy secretary to meet Union Minister today to discuss power sector reforms in State 

published on : 21st September 2020

Work on to find suppliers for agriculture power DBT in Andhra Pradesh

According to the EOI, the smart meters must have GPRS and the firm would be responsible for the functioning of the meters for five years.

published on : 18th September 2020

New IIT-Madras research to produce cheaper hydrogen using solar power

The research is expected to create a renewed interest in the low-cost production of Hydrogen, a clean fuel, from sea water.

published on : 23rd August 2020
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