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Indian Railways Plans to Install 1 GW Solar Capacity by 2020-21

By : editor_2, Jan 7, 2019


Ministry of Railways has announced that it plans to set up 1000 MW solar power by 2020-21 which would assist Railways to source about 10% of its electrical energy from renewable source, Minister of State of Railways, Rajen Gohain said in a written reply to a question...

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Vikram Solar gets 140-MW unit order from NTPC

By : editor_2, Jan 3, 2019

 Renewable energy solution provider Vikram Solar Wednesday said it has got a 140-megawatt (MW) project order from state-run power giant NTPC Ltd. "Vikram Solar claimed a 140-MW solar plant...

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India floats first tender to build solar power projects in Kashmir

By : editor_2, Jan 3, 2019

India issued a tender on Tuesday to build 7.5-gigawatt of solar power projects in the insurgency hit state of Jammu and Kashmir, state-run Solar Energy Corp. of India said on its website....

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Solar power projects worth Rs 28,000 crore facing viability risks

By : editor_2, Oct 30, 2018

Nearly half of the solar power generation capacity worth Rs 28,000 crore currently under implementation in India is facing viability risk because of the continuous fall in the value of the Rupee...

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SECI’s manufacturing-linked solar bids put off, for fourth time

By : editor_2, Oct 12, 2018

State-run Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has postponed, for the fourth time, its first manufacturing-linked solar auction of 10,000 MW. The government’s earlier effort to stimulate...

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ThomasLloyd acquires stake in SolarArise

By : editor_2, Oct 11, 2018

European investment firm ThomasLloyd Group has acquired a stake in Delhi-based solar energy producer SolarArise India Projects Pvt. Ltd, marking its first transaction in the country....

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Gujarat will soon tender 250 MW solar+storage capacity

By : editor_2, Oct 9, 2018

Saurabhbhai Patel, Minister of Energy, Government of Gujarat, has announced that the state will soon issue a 250 MW grid-connected solar tender linked with storage. He also said that Gujarat...

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Power Minister, Mr. R. K. Singh says that states are not buying solar power even at lowest rates

By : editor_2, Oct 3, 2018

While the government has rejuvenated its focus on the sector, power minister has said that states are not purchasing solar power even at the lowest rates. Union Power Minister RK Singh has...

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India defers largest global solar tender on bidders concerns

By : editor_2, Sep 28, 2018

tate-run Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) on Thursday deferred a tender for 10,000 megawatts (MW) of solar power till 12 October on bidders request for extending time for securing tie-...

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Hartek Solar bags rooftop solar projects in Chandigarh

By : editor_2, Sep 14, 2018

Hartek Solar announced on Thursday that it has bagged orders for more than 100-kWp rooftop solar projects from about 25 households in the city. 


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