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MNRE proposes shortening commissioning period for solar projects

By : editor_2, Sep 6, 2018

Project developers are unhappy with the suggestion, maintaining the shortened deadline will put too much pressure on them.
The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has proposed...

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Solar tariffs set to rise on rupee depreciation, rising interest rates, safeguard duty

By : editor_2, Sep 4, 2018

Solar power tariffs are facing upward pressure thanks to the latest Depreciation of the Rupee against the Dollar, imposition of safeguard duty and rising interest rate scenario....

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With eye on tariffs, ministry tweaks eligibility for solar tender

By : editor_2, Sep 4, 2018
Solar power developers have expressed their concerns alike, saying the government was forcing them to enter the...
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Solar power installations in India down 52 per cent in April-June 2018

By : editor_2, Sep 4, 2018

Solar installations in India plunged 52 per cent to 1,599 MW during the second quarter of 2018, mainly due to uncertainties around trade cases and module price fluctuations, says a report....

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NLC India installs solar power units at 7 offices, each to generate 1 MW

By : editor_2, Sep 4, 2018

NLC India Limited has installed solar power units at the open terrace of the seven office buildings in Neyveli at a cost of Rs 5.49 crore with the support of Union new and renewable energy...

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India tries one-off smaller solar tender with low ceiling to shrink tariffs

By : editor_2, Aug 31, 2018

India’s Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has written to the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) directing it to hold a one-off smaller 1.2GW solar tender with a significantly...

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Solar power growth rate loses pace amid safeguard duty chaos

By : editor_2, Aug 30, 2018

The pace of solar power capacity addition in the April-June period has dropped sharply after notching rapid growth in four consecutive quarters as recent policy chaos around safeguard duty on...

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Rajashtan eyes solar projects of 2000 MW from recent SECI, NTPC auctions

By : editor_2, Aug 30, 2018

Rajasthan is a frontrunner to get more than half of the 5180 megawatt solar projects auctioned in the past two months by Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI), NTPC and Maharashtra government...

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100 MW Veltoor solar power plant in Telangana gets quality certification

By : editor_2, Aug 30, 2018

The Veltoor Solar Power Project in Telangana, owned by SE Solar Ltd, Suzlon’s Special Purpose Vehicle with CLP India, has been awarded the world's first solar project quality certificate for a...

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Plan afoot to install floating solar panels in dams in Maharashtra

By : editor_2, Aug 29, 2018

 A state-run agency in Maharashtra has come up with a plan to install solar panels in the backwater of two dams to generate electricity.

Jayakwadi dam, located in Aurangabad district of Central...

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