Japan is now one of the world's four largest markets for solar panels and a large number of power plants are coming onstream, including two giant arrays over water in Kato City and a USD 1.1 billion solar farm being built on a salt field in Okayama, both west of Osaka.
Havells is also aiming to expand Promptec business to Rs 250 crore in next 3-4 years from its current revenues of Rs 35 crore. On being asked as how the multifold growth would be achieved, he said: "Promptec's technology would be benefited with our large marketing network.
SASTRA has inked a pact with Tata Power Trading Company (TPTCL) under which the latter will sell electricity generated from the facilities to the university for 15 years, the private solar firm said in a release here.
This year again the Festival of Innovations is all set to acknowledge, appreciate and encourage the culture of innovation amongst all sections of society, specially focusing on grassroot innovations From 7th to 13th March 2015 at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Besides an elaborate exercise of water conservation including setting up of water recycling plants will also be announced by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu in his maiden Budget address in the Lok Sabha on February 26.
B Ashok, chairman, IOC, wants to kill two birds with one stone- boost India‘s dependence on renewable energy, and free up electricity from the power grid for rural India. So, it has decided that more of its outlets should be powered by solar energy.
Efforts are also being made to increase coal production, strengthen electricity transmission network and get back gas- based power plants on stream, said Goyal, who also holds portfolios of Coal and New and Renewable Energy ministries.
RM Malla, managing director and chief executive officer, PTC India says the company can produce one lakh and 50 thousand megawatts (MW) of energy in 10 years only from solar energy.
A key player in solar energy and instrumentation, Waaree Group was founded on a princely sum of Rs 5,000. Here's how Hitesh Doshi pulled it off
Inderpreet Wadhwa, founder of Azure Power, says the idea has always been to support communities and maximise returns for all stakeholders, and not just focus on capital returns
Lauren India recently achieved a significant milestone when the Godawari Green Energy Limited project produced power to the grid for the first time.
Tamil Nadu's Solar Energy Policy 2012 unveiled by Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Saturday aims at making the southern state a regional solar energy hub...
Swiss companies in areas such as solar energy and aviation are expected to invest in India following the country's decision to further open up its economy to foreign investments
Asking Odisha government to use solar energy for the benefit of tribals, Union New and Renewal energy minister Farooq Abdullah today inaugurated a solar power plant and a high-tech horticulture and floriculture farm at Tangi, about 30 km from here.
Numeric Power Systems said on Friday its board has approved sale of its UPS (uninterruptible power supply systems) business to Indo Asian Electric, a subsidiary of Legrand France SA for Rs 837.08 crore.
Infrastructure conglomerate Adani Group has commissioned a 40 mega watt solar power plant in Gujarat's Kutch district. It is the largest solar power plant in India, the company said on Thursday.
NK Nolkha CFO, Kanoria Chemicals talks to CNBC-TV18 about the latest developments in his company and sector.