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Jun 06, 2018
India focuses on efficient energy usage; aims to partner with UN to promote consumption of solar energyIndia aims to partner with the United Nations to use solar energy at the world body's premises as part of the efforts to protect and preserve environment.
Jun 04, 2018
Renewable power accounted for 70% of net additions to global power generating capacity in 2017: ReportRenewable power accounted for 70 per cent of net additions to global power generating capacity, the largest increase in modern history, a report said.
Mar 15, 2018
India needs a smart strategy to outdo Chinese domination and become global leader in solar energyOutmuscled from the beginning by their Chinese counterparts, Indian manufacturers are now facing a serious crisis with Chinese units, subjected to tariffs by the US, flooding the global market.
Mar 11, 2018
ISA summit: Narendra Modi suggests turning to Vedas to combat climate change, calls for less-risky finances to promote solar energyPrime Minister Narendra Modi called for concessional and less-risky finances for raising the share of solar electricity in the energy mix and pledged to generate 175 GW of electricity in India from renewable energy sources by 2022
Mar 06, 2018
Microsoft completes first renewable energy deal in India to power its offices with solar energyMicrosoft's first solar energy agreement in India, and one of the first in Asia — the company completed a new solar agreement in Singapore last week.
Feb 11, 2018
Narendra Modi champions Aadhaar and GST in Dubai, says technology must be used for development, not destructionSpeaking at World Government Summit in Dubai on Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said technology must be used as a means to development and not destruction
Jan 25, 2018
Budget 2018: India's renewable progress slips; GST-induced losses, import duty on solar modules threaten 2022 targetDuring 2017-18, 4.8 GW renewables capacity was added till 30 November, 2017, against a target of over 14 GW. India will now have to add nearly 3 GW every month — the amount it did over four months previously — to meet its target by the end of March 2018.
Jan 18, 2018
Yes Bank to mobilise $1 billion by 2023 to finance solar energy projects in IndiaYes Bank has signed five solar energy co-financing Letters of Intent with companies for their solar projects in India to be completed by 2023.
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 09, 2018
AISIA opposes Centre's safeguard duty on imported solar panels and cells, fears negative impact on SEZ-based firmsStrongly opposing the proposed blanket safeguard duty on imported solar panels and cells, the All-India Solar Industries Association on Monday said this levy will badly impact manufacturers operating from the special economic zones.