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Plan afoot to install floating solar panels in dams in Maharashtra

By : Sustainability ..., 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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Facebook has committed to using 100% renewable power for global operations by 2020

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 29, 2018

Earlier today, Facebook  said that it has committed to reducing its greenhouse gas emissions by 75 percent and using 100 percent renewable energy to power global operations at the social...

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Mytrah Energy commissions 103.5 Kw rooftop solar power project in Maharashtra

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 28, 2018

Mytrah Energy (India), an arm of London-headquartered Mytrah Group today announced it has commissioned a 103.5 Kilowatt solar power project for Suretech Hospital and Research Centre, a nursing...

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MYSUN commissions two rooftop solar projects in Rajasthan

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 24, 2018

Noida-based solar firm MYSUN today announced it has commissioned two solar projects of 397 Kilowatt (Kw) and 104 Kw capacity each in Rajasthan. The company has a pipeline of projects with more...

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Gujarat Discom consults on 1GW solar park

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 23, 2018

Distribution company Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) has invited expressions of interest (EoI) for development of 1GW of PV capacity in a solar park at Dholera Special Investment Region...

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SECI tenders 250MW of solar in Maharashtra

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 21, 2018

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a tender for 250MW of solar capacity at the Dondaicha Solar Park (Phase-1) in Dhule, Maharashtra.

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South Delhi Municipal Corporation to set up solar farms and drains to generate clean energy

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 21, 2018

The South Delhi Municipal Corporation has announced an ambitious plan to set up “solar drains” and “solar farms”, besides covering municipal buildings with panels generating clean power. “We...

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Tata Power installs 6MW rooftop solar project at Indian oil refinery

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 21, 2018

Tata Power has built a 6MW rooftop solar project across 34 rooftops of an oil refinery site of Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited, which is based in the south Indian state of...

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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,...

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MNRE seeks exemption from safeguard duty for current solar power projects

By : Sustainability ..., Aug 6, 2018

The ministry of new and renewable energy (MNRE) has urged the finance ministry to exempt solar power projects under implementation from 25% safeguard duty imposed on imported solar equipment...

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