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Nov 19, 2018
State power distribution companies will have to pay Rs 2,000 cr to solar firms as GST claims: IcraThe Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC), in its order in October, had approved the claims raised by solar power developers related to the impact of the introduction of the goods and service tax (GST) on their capital cost.
Oct 30, 2018
Solar projects worth Rs 28,000 cr face viability risk on falling rupee, says Crisil reportAccording to the Crisil, these Rs 28,000 crore worth of solar power capacities include 5,500 MW of projects bid out in the past nine months at very low tariffs of Rs 2.75 per unit or less.
Oct 09, 2018
US keen to invest in India's infra, port, solar sector development, says Donald Trump govt's development finance institutionThe US government's development finance institution OPIC is keen to invest in the development of India's infrastructure, port and solar energy sectors, a top US official said Tuesday.
Jul 17, 2018
India imposes 25 percent duty on import of solar cells from China for one yearIndia plans to make renewable power account for 40 percent of its total installed capacity by 2030.
Jun 07, 2018
In Tuticorin, an Atal Tinkering Lab housed in an all-girls school helps spawn a farmer-friendly solar-powered irrigation systemEach ATL is kitted with state-of-the-art equipment like 3D printers, robotics & electronics development tools, IoT devices and sensors.
May 15, 2018
Job market brightens up: Over 300,000 workers to be employed in solar, wind energy sectors in India, says ILOILO said that in countries such as Denmark, Estonia, France and Germany, as well as in India, South Korea, the Philippines and South Africa, a number of environmental policies and national development strategies make reference to skills development for the green transition.
Jan 11, 2018
World's largest solar thermal power plant approved by South Australian govt for an estimated $509 millionConstruction on the 150-megawatt Aurora plant, to be built by utility-scale solar power company SolarReserve, will begin in 2018.
Jan 08, 2018
Patanjali plans massive online push, to tie up with Flipkart, Amazon and Paytm among othersPatanjali is expected to enter into agreements with major online retailers — Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm Mall, 1MG, bigbasket, grofers, shopclues and snapdeal — to push online sales of its FMCG products
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 21, 2017
Indian researchers predict the Great American Solar Eclipse will have flower like magnetic streamersStargazers in the US will be able to observe a "flower-like" structure during Monday's 'Great American Solar Eclipse', a team of physicists in Kolkata said.