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Sep 18, 2017
Solar power capacity addition fuelled by imports: How local panel producers can benefit from Make in IndiaEstimates state that 85-90% of solar modules installed in India in 2016-17 were imported (from China and other countries leading to a forex outflow of nearly $3 bn
Sep 14, 2017
China to push for mass market high-performance solar cells as a way to tackle pollutionUnder a new program, China is pushing the industry to mass market high-performance solar cells so far used mainly in high-tech products like satellites.
Sep 04, 2017
Watch: Air pollution throws shade on India's solar successAir pollution is diminishing India's capacity to harness power from the sun, experts say, undermining billions being invested in renewables as the energy-hungry giant emerges as a solar superpower.
Sep 01, 2017
Chhattisgarh's solar-powered PHCs show how using alternate sources of energy can transform healthcare in IndiaMore than 50% more patients were admitted and almost twice the number of babies were delivered in a month in solar-powered PHCs in Chhattisgarh.
Aug 22, 2017
Government implements new rules for solar power procurement to improve transparencyThe guidelines, prepared by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), cover the grid-connected solar PV power projects with a size of 5 mw and above.
Aug 14, 2017
Tesla's Tiny House tour to take place in Australia and showcase its energy productsTesla today announced the first tour of 'Tesla Tiny House' across Australia's major cities to showcase how houses can run on 100 percent renewable energy.
Jul 31, 2017
India needs to ramp up solar capacity to meet 100 GW capacity by 2022According to an Assocham-NEC Technologies study, India's installed solar capacity fell short of the target of 17 GW by the end of 2016-17.
Jul 31, 2017
Narendra Modi inaugurates energy-efficient Parliament House Annexe extension buildingPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated the Parliament House Annexe Extension Building which has committee rooms, an auditorium, a banquet hall and chambers for chairpersons of standing committees.
Jul 23, 2017
India’s failure to honour policies may hurt its solar plans, says US thinktank director Tim BuckleyOn 12 May, 2017, India recorded its lowest-ever solar tariff of Rs 2.44/unit of electricity. That is a 73% fall since 2010, and compares favourably with India’s cheapest power source: coal, electricity from which now ranges between Rs 3/unit and Rs 5/unit.
Jul 16, 2017
India launches solar project to electrify Egyptian village close to Libyan borderIndia has launched a solar project with state-of-the-art technology to electrify a remote village in Egypt.