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Solar’s tumble starts claiming victims as Trina rethinks India

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 1, 2017

Solar auctions are having their intended effect: Prices for developers are tumbling across Asia. While that’s good news for consumers, solar companies might have to reconsider the economics of...

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Subject Tags: industry news , solar

Tata Power commissions 100 MW solar power plant in Karnataka

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 9, 2017

Tata Power announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Walwhan Renewable Energy Limited (WREL), has been awarded for establishing and commissioning a large-scale 100 MW solar power plant at...

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Subject Tags: solar , solar power plant

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj holds talks with Guinea's foreign minister, welcomes ISA ratification

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 7, 2017

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today held talks with the Foreign Minister of Guinea, Mamadi Toure, over a broad range of issues, her ministry said in a statement.

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India’s hydro giant plans another 150MW of solar with SECI

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 1, 2017

Indian state-run power firm National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) plans to build another 150MW of solar projects in partnership with Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI)....

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Lightsource enters Indian solar partnership with UK Climate Investments

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 31, 2017

UK-based developer Lightsource Renewable Energy and UK Climate Investments (UKCI), part of the Green Investment Group within Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets, have entered into a...

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Still No Takers For One Of India’s Cheapest Solar Projects

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 27, 2017

Solairedirect, an international solar developer backed by French energy major Engie, is currently behind schedule for setting up a 250 megawatt solar power project in the Indian state of Andhra...

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Subject Tags: India , NTPC , SolaireDirect , solar

Encourage members to increase renewables in energy mix: R K Singh to IEA

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 26, 2017

The International Energy Agency (IEA) should encourage its member countries to increase share of renewables in their energy baskets, Power Minister R K Singh said today. ...

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GIP-led investors group to buy Equis for $5 billion in largest ever clean energy deal

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 26, 2017

A group of investors led by Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) will acquire Equis Energy for $5 billion. The other investors in the largest clean energy deal till date include Canada’s Public...

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JinkoSolar PERC solar cells set new world record in efficiency

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 26, 2017

JinkoSolar announced it has achieved a major milestone by achieving conversion efficiency of 22.78 percent on P-type monocrystalline PERC solar cells. ...

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Saudis set $500 billion plan to develop border region with Jordan, Egypt that will power itself solely with wind power and solar energy

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 26, 2017

Saudi Arabia announced on Tuesday a $500 billion plan to create a business and industrial zone extending across its borders into Jordan and Egypt, the biggest project yet in a series of efforts...

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