Jun 22, 2021 10:27 PM IST
Under Renewable Purchase Obligation (RPO), bulk purchasers like discoms, open access consumers and captive users are required to buy a certain proportion of renewable energy out of their total consumption of electricity. They can also buy RE certificates from renewable energy producers to meet the RPO norms.
- Apr 13, 2021 03:05 PM IST
Under these projects, solar power will be provided to 13 leading industrial, commercial, and institutional customers.
- Mar 23, 2021 04:52 PM IST
Chairman Pramod Agarwal said its joint venture with state-run NLC India Ltd plans to invest around 125 billion rupees ($1.73 billion) in solar power projects with a capacity of 3,000 megawatts (MW), of which Coal India would invest about 60 billion rupees by March 2024.
- Mar 18, 2021 02:25 PM IST
Equipped with six solar power grids, the station is the only source of electricity for dozens of houses in several villages. The station, one of three in the country but the only run by an all-female crew, started with 20 houses. Today, it powers twice that number.
- Mar 14, 2021 04:49 PM IST
Sushil Agarwal, a farmer from Odisha's Mayurbhanj, built an electric four-wheeler that runs on a solar-powered battery, during the lockdown period. It is powered by 850 Watts motor, 100 Ah/ 54 Volts of battery and can run 300 km on a single charge.
- Mar 03, 2021 10:32 AM IST
Tata Power DDL and Power Ledger in collaboration with India Smart Grid Forum (ISGF) have rolled out live peer-to-peer (P2P) solar energy trading, a first-of-its-kind pilot project in Delhi, a statement said.
- Jan 20, 2021 06:41 PM IST
The four southern states (Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and united Andhra Pradesh) have 1,526 GW of solar energy potential and 1,124 GW of wind energy potential, making them the major contributors to India’s renewable energy ambitions.
- Dec 10, 2020 04:51 PM IST
The Swedish firm's technology will be used for Phase 4 of the project which is jointly owned by Dubai Electricity and Water Authority, Saudi Arabia’s Acwa Power and Chinese state-owned Silk Road Fund.
- Nov 27, 2020 12:21 PM IST
"We want a future with less carbon and less pollution, a future based on green energy and that’s why I welcome this vital initiative by Prime Minister (Narendra) Modi and I want to assure you that Israel is your partner in this quest,” a government release quoted Benjamin Netanyahu as saying.
- Sep 02, 2020 10:38 AM IST
Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL) established its first solar project in 2015 and even as recently as 2017 the Company had completed just two solar projects.
- Aug 26, 2020 08:15 AM IST
Urgent steps needed to resolve disputes, enforce contracts and cut delays to charge up renewable energy
- Aug 19, 2020 08:27 AM IST
Initiative looks promising, but implementation must take into account the ground reality
- Aug 17, 2020 02:15 PM IST
The company has signed a solar energy power purchase agreement (PPA) with TP Kirnali Solar Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Power Company Ltd, IHCL said in a statement.
- Jul 02, 2020 01:47 PM IST
The stock has been hitting lower circuits consistently for the past 6 trading sessions. The stock was lock in the lower circuit on July 1 as well which suggests that there could be an intermediate top in place for the stock.
- Mar 07, 2019 11:44 AM IST
The simple, inexpensive and ingenious method could increase solar energy captured for people in developing countries, as well as remote regions that are off the grid, researchers said.
- Jan 25, 2019 01:49 PM IST
Scientists replaced the titanium dioxide with tin dioxide that is a stronger conductor which does not degrade as fast as the former material.
- Dec 17, 2018 12:47 PM IST
The Distributed Solar Power Association (DISPA), a body representing rooftop solar developers, has moved the HERC, protesting its decision to deny the waivers
- Nov 25, 2018 05:20 PM IST
The pilot project of the scheme was introduced last year in two places in Ralegan Siddhi in Ahmednagar and Kolambi in Yawatmal.
- Nov 13, 2018 12:36 PM IST
Total installed power capacity of renewable energy has also grown from 14 percent in FY15 to over 20 percent in the current fiscal
- Oct 30, 2018 10:23 AM IST
The depreciation in the rupee has made import of solar modules costlier and driven up overall project costs
- Aug 24, 2018 09:59 PM IST
The panellists on the session on the 'role of Indian diaspora in capacity building for affordable solar power' included renowned experts, academicians, innovators, industrialists and entrepreneurs from Indian diaspora and India.
- Jun 10, 2018 02:35 PM IST
The Swiss challenge system is one whereby any person with suitable credentials can submit a development proposal to the government for a public project.
- Jun 06, 2018 05:15 PM IST
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs - chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi - has given approval for implementation of off-grid and decentralised solar PV (photo voltaic) application programme phase-III.
- Jun 06, 2018 09:18 AM IST
A report by Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) studied global trends of investments in renewable sources of energy