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Gujarat added 2,256 MW capacity, the highest capacity during the said period, followed by Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh which added 1,438 MW and 822 MW, respectively.
- May 02, 2017 12:31 PM IST
India has made little progress in electric mobility since the announcement of the National Electric Mobility Mission Plan in 2013 aiming for over 6 million electric/hybrid vehicles by 2020, a report by market research firm Bridge to India states.
- Apr 25, 2017 12:13 PM IST
Coming in the wake of intensely competitive bidding in Rewa and Kadappa tenders, the signs are that competition for new projects is getting fiercer, particularly as the supply of new projects has slowed down in the last twelve months, reports market research firm Bridge to India.
- Apr 18, 2017 11:31 AM IST
Overall risk profile for Rewa and Kadappa projects is somewhat similar although it can be argued that the Rewa tender is more beneficial to project developers, says market research firm Bridge to India.
- Mar 22, 2017 03:51 PM IST
The firms objective is to publish pricing data specifically applicable to the Indian solar market – devoid of exchange rate movements or source of equipment.
- Feb 20, 2017 08:31 PM IST
In January 2017, India‘s coal imports declined by 22 percent to 14 million tonnes because of lukewarm demand from power generating stations.
- Feb 02, 2017 11:52 AM IST
Since Government‘s emphasis on defence preparedness has been the Central theme, we would have been happy if some incentives by way of tax exemption or deferment on loan payments would have been announced for domestic industry.
- Jan 17, 2017 11:17 AM IST
"The Rewa tender has many unique features and addresses two of the most critical risks for solar project developers in India â€“ off-take and grid availability. If the tender results are as competitive as expected, it would provide a template for other states for solar power procurement," Vinay Rustagi says.
- Jan 10, 2017 10:56 AM IST
The funds can be used by DISCOMs for multiple activities including up-gradation of distribution network and IT infrastructure, building consumer awareness campaigns, setting up consumer helplines, training employees, rating installers etc.
- Jan 03, 2017 10:24 AM IST
2017 packs a lot of promise as the industry starts with an order pipeline of around 14 GW of utility scale projects, out of which 7.7 GW is expected to be commissioned in the year, a growth of around 90 percent over 2016.
- Dec 20, 2016 03:35 PM IST
The year saw solar tariffs falling below Rs 5 (USD 0.07)/ kWh, which led to solar power gaining parity with other sources of greenfield power and Bridge to India sees the tariff to break the Rs 4/kWh mark in the coming year.
- Nov 29, 2016 10:14 AM IST
This tender has received limited interest and that too predominantly from smaller developers who have submitted 20 bids totaling just 116 MW. This tender follows an allocation of approximately 1,200 MW in early 2015 where a fixed tariff of INR 7.01/kWh (USD 0.10/kWh) was offered to developers, Bridge to India said.
- Oct 24, 2016 12:53 PM IST
India's dreams of becoming a solar superpower may become a reality sooner if the sub-continent continues to make strides in ramping up its output in the renewable energy space.
- Oct 03, 2016 10:19 PM IST
A Bridge to India report said that the ratification of climate accord would attract a much larger global scrutiny on the country‘s ability to achieve yearly renewable targets and compliance with policies such as Renewable Purchase Obligation (RPO).
- Sep 28, 2016 05:02 PM IST
A report by Bridge to India suggests that the Indian government had unnecessarily wasted time and money on pursuing a protectionist policy and its repeal by the WTO may in fact be helpful in the long-term.
- Nov 18, 2015 06:09 PM IST
According to India Solar Rooftop Map released today, over the past 12 months India's installed solar capacity is almost equivalent to what the country had added in the past three years combined.
- Jul 02, 2015 02:58 PM IST
The money pouring into India's solar industry is likely to be soaked up by foreign-organised projects such as one run by China's Trina Solar - not the country's own solar panel manufacturers.