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India’s Upendra Tripathy to head International Solar Alliance

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 22, 2017

Upendra Tripathy, a former secretary of the renewable energy ministry, has been appointed interim director general of the International Solar Alliance (ISA), which brings together countries with...

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Government extends FAME-India scheme to promote electric vehicles

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 22, 2017

The government has extended demand incentives worth Rs 127.77 crore for purchase of over 1.11 lakh electric and hybrid vehicles under the FAME-India scheme.

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Al Ameen Green, Russian company to set up 100 MW solar in Tamil Nadu

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 22, 2017

Chennai-based Al Ameen Green Energy has tied up with a Russian company Miyota Power for setting up a 100-MW solar power plant near Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, according to a report in Russia and...

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India sanctions benchmarks costs for small-scale and rooftop solar

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 21, 2017

India has sanctioned the benchmark costs for grid-connected rooftop and small-scale solar PV plants for 2017/18, according to a Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) release....

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Karnataka mulls competitive bidding for wind power

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 21, 2017

 After the success of the recent central government-sponsored auction of wind power capacity, Karnataka is looking to do the same.

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Zynergy to set up solar module manufacturing unit at Nellore

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 21, 2017

Zynergy Solar Products & Services has outlined its move to set up a ₹520 crore solar module and solar cell manufacturing unit in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh.

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India's solar capacity to cross 20GW in next 15 months: Piyush Goyal

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 20, 2017

India's solar power generation capacity would cross 20,000 MW in the next 15 months from the current level of 10,000 MW, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said.

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Telangana set to lead India in solar power generation by year-end

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 20, 2017

Energy minister G Jagadishwar Reddy said that Telangana is set to become the biggest solar power generating state in the country by the end of this year.

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Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) to generate power from municipal waste

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 20, 2017

 Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL), India’s largest steel maker in public sector, will set up a processing plant for generating power from municipal solid waste generated in Bhilai township,...

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Tamil Nadu Energy Development Agency (TEDA) bids for 50 MW solar power

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 20, 2017

Tamil Nadu Energy Development Agency (TEDA), the State nodal agency for promoting renewable energy, is bidding in Tangedco’s tender for procuring 500 MW of solar power.

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