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Relief to developers: Government relaxes norms for building solar plants

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 21, 2018

In a move that might provide some relief to solar power plant developers, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has relaxed time lines for land acquisition, financial closure and the...

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India's first technology transfer pact for lithium-ion batteries signed

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 11, 2018

An agreement on first transfer of technology for lithium-ion batteries was signed here on Sunday between the government-run Central Electro Chemical Research Institute (CECRI) and RAASI Solar...

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Indian government to punish veiled use of imports in DCR solar projects

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 23, 2018

The government of India has issued a memorandum informing that it will come down hard on those flouting the Domestic Content Requirement (DCR) rules – in WTO permitted cases – where imported...

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Solar industry seeks clarity, relief in safeguard duty in Budget 2018

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 29, 2018

Concerned over future of the sunrise industry which is facing threat due to the proposed imposition of 70 per cent safeguard duty on import of solar power equipment, sector experts are expecting...

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ICICI Lombard offers solar panel warranty insurance policy

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 14, 2017

ICICI Lombard General Insurance today announced it now covers solar park developers by insuring the park owners.

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Sembcorp Industries planning IPO of its India business

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 3, 2017

Singapore-based power producer Sembcorp Industries Ltd is preparing to list its Indian unit, according to two people aware of the plan.

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Canadian Solar said to explore sale of Indian power assets

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 3, 2017

Canadian Solar Inc., a maker of solar panels, is exploring the sale of its Indian solar power assets, worth around 108 megawatts (MW), two people aware of the development said....

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ACME Solar files IPO papers with Sebi to raise Rs 2,200 crore

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 3, 2017

Renewable energy firm ACME Solar Holdings has filed preliminary papers with Sebi to raise Rs 2,200 crore through an initial public offering, according to draft papers filed with the markets...

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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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First Solar may sell about 200MW of assets in India

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 20, 2017

American solar panel maker First Solar is exploring the sale of almost 190-200 megawatts (MW) of its solar power assets in India, two people aware of the development said.

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