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Govt advises RINL to foray into renewable energy, reduce dependence on fossil fuels

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 22, 2017

Union Minister of Power, New & Renewable Energy, Piyush Goyal has advised RINL to make a foray into solar and renewable energy to reduce dependence on fossil fuels to generate thermal power...

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Over 12,000 solar pumps distributed to farmers in Chhattisgarh

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 20, 2017

Over 12,000 solar pumps have been distributed so far to the farmers at subsidised rates under 'Saur Sujala Yojna' in Chhattisgarh. ...

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Major players stay away from Tamil Nadu’s oversubscribed 1.5GW solar tender

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 20, 2017

Although Tamil Nadu’s latest 1.5GW solar tender has seen significant oversubscription, with 3,774.5MW of submissions, most of the key solar players in India have not participated....

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Centre removes interstate supply charges on solar power projects till December 2019

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 19, 2017

Solar power projects will be exempted from interstate transmission charges till the end of December 2019, making it feasible to compete with thermal power. ...

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Gujarat power utility GUVNL invites bids to procure 1,000 MW renewable energy

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 16, 2017

The state-run power utility, Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (GUVNL), has decided to buy 1,000MW of renewable power through competitive bidding, which will be followed by an e-auction for the...

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Bihar eyes Rs 20,000 crore investment in renewable energy in five years

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 16, 2017

Bihar is eyeing an investment of Rs 20,000 crore in the renewable energy sector in the next five years to generate over 3,000 MW of clean energy, officials on Thursday said here....

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6 MW solar energy to power metro stations and maintain trains

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 16, 2017

Metro stations will soon go green. Solar power will be used to run facilities at the stations as well as for maintenance of trains.

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No occupancy certificate without solar power panel: Haryana Urban Development Authority

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 16, 2017

Two years after making it mandatory for all buildings on plots of 500 square metres or more to install rooftop solar power systems, the state government has issued a notification directing all...

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Azure Power commissions 100 MW NTPC solar project in Andhra Pradesh

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 15, 2017
Azure Power has commissioned a 100-megawatt (MW) solar power plant in Andhra Pradesh.
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India's first canal top solar PV system at NTPC Mouda

By : SustainabilityO..., Jun 15, 2017

State-run power giant NTPC has energised 150 kWp canal top solar PV System on cooling water (CW) channel inside power station premises at its 2,320 MW, Mouda Thermal Power Project, near Nagpur...

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