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Sep 18, 2017
High petrol, diesel prices: States may protest, but govt needs to quickly bring fuel products under GSTNot much has been done on energy saving measures like car pooling, accent on public transport and special lanes for heavy occupancy vehicles
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.
Aug 03, 2017
Researchers have developed sunglasses that generate electricity from solar energyResearchers have designed new "smart" solar sunglasses incorporating semi-transparent organic solar cells that can generate electric power.
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 24, 2017
India needs to make suitable policy changes to protect its solar manufacturing sector: WTOIndia provided some breathing room to local manufacturers through DCR and toyed briefly with anti-dumping duties.
Jul 21, 2017
China expected to make 25 percent more solar panels in 2017 as it faces increased demandChina's solar industry is expected to produce 25 percent more panels in 2017 than last year, supported by domestic sales and demand from the United States and emerging markets, the head of a Chinese industry association said.
Jul 17, 2017
India launches solar energy project with off-grid sytem in remote Egyptian villageThe Solar Electrification Project, an off-grid system that is ideal for remote locations, has been launched at Agaween village in the Western Desert in Matrouh Governorate, close to the Libyan border.
Jul 14, 2017
Indian Railways launches first solar powered local train in New DelhiThe Railways on Friday launched its first solar-powered local train in New Delhi with a battery bank facility which ensures sufficient power even in the absence of sunlight.
Jul 11, 2017
The key to India’s solar energy dreams lies in public co-operation, not just in an investor-led approachIndia houses the world’s largest solar power plant in a single location which has a capacity of 648 MW and the project is spearheaded by the Adani Group.
Jun 27, 2017
Pollution is reducing the efficiency of solar panels in some parts of the world, including India: StudyThe research also showed that the efficiency of solar panels jumped by 50 percent every time they were cleaned.