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Nov 07, 2017
India's effort in renewable energy led to drop in solar price, says US SenatorIndia's massive effort towards renewable energy has resulted in a considerable drop in solar price and the country now believes that the solar power is cheaper than coal without subsidy
Oct 12, 2017
Netherlands claim seventh World Solar Challenge title after its car covers Australia in 37 hoursThe fastest time of 29 hours and 49 minutes was achieved by Japan’s Tokai University in 2009.
Sep 26, 2017
Britain's first solar farm to operate without government subsidy opened in east EnglandBritain has a target to meet 15 percent of its energy needs from renewable sources by 2020, up from 8 percent in 2015.
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.