You are here

To Attract Investors & Developers, India Announces Incentives For Solar Energy Parks

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 17, 2019

We recently covered a story about the Indian government planning to set up large-scale renewable energy parks through public sector companies to speed up the renewable energy capacity addition. The government of India has now revealed new details about this program. According...

Read more..

Govt to give renewables their moment in the sun

By : Sustainability ..., Sep 12, 2019

In a renewed push to cut India’s dependence on fossil fuels, the central government wants state-run companies to build massive clean energy parks at a cost of around $2 billion each, with built-in incentives to ensure states and operators are invested in the success of the...

Read more..

India’s renewable energy investments jump 10 per cent to $5.9 billion in first half 2019

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 12, 2019

India invested $5.9 billion in setting up renewable energy projects in the first half of the current calendar year, a 10 per cent jump compared to the investments in the same period of 2018, as...

Read more..

Companies Line Up To Prospect 7.5 Gigawatt Solar Power Park In India

By : Sustainability ..., Jun 19, 2019

One of India’s largest solar power parks, and certainly the most challenging to implement and operate, has attracted tremendous interest from some of the leading technology companies and project...

Read more..

MNRE steps in to help green energy developers

By : Sustainability ..., May 13, 2019

The renewable energy ministry has held discussions with state governments to find out how much land they are willing to set aside for renewable energy parks, a senior official told ET. This follows a recent announcement by the ministry that it will ensure that land and...

Read more..

Govt modifies solar park scheme to ease land, evacuation constraints

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 13, 2019

The government has modified the existing scheme for development of solar parks and ultra mega solar parks in a bid to ease constraints related to availability of land and evacuation...

Read more..

Gujarat auctions 500MW of PV and tenders 175MW in solar parks

By : Sustainability ..., Feb 21, 2019
Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has auctioned 500MW of grid-connected solar capacity with winning tariffs in the range of INR2.55-2.66/kWh (US$3.6-3.8 cents). Paryapt Solar, a unit of...
Read more..

Centre provided Rs 382 crore funding assistance to Madhya Pradesh for solar power

By : Sustainability ..., Dec 21, 2018

The central government provided total funding assistance of Rs 382 crore to Madhya Pradesh over the past two financial year 2016-17 and 2017-18 for implementing solar power schemes and projects...

Read more..

Gujarat leads India in approved capacity of solar parks

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 7, 2018

Gujarat has emerged has as the top state in terms of approved power generation capacity in various solar parks. Out of the total 26,449MW capacity approved in 45 solar parks in 22 states,...

Read more..

Karnataka tenders for 150MW of PV at Pavagada Solar Park

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 31, 2018

Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited (KREDL) has issued a tender for 150MW(AC) of grid-connected solar projects at the Pavagada Solar Park on a build own and operate (BOO) basis....

Read more..
Subject Tags: solar energy , solar parks