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India downscales its rooftop solar power target for financial year 2017-18 to 1,000 megawatts

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 24, 2018

Rooftop solar may have been the fastest-growing segment within India’s renewable energy sector last year, but it is still not growing fast enough.


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Sluggish rooftop solar scheme spurs government to work on new plan

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 22, 2018

Concerned over the inactivity in the country's rooftop solar programme, the government today said only one GW rooftop solar capacity has been set up against the target of 40 GW and a new plan is...

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Eleven railway stations to sport rooftop solar plants

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 19, 2018

As part of the Southern Railway’s initiative to go green and save on electricity costs by producing 4 MW of solar power, rooftop solar plants will be installed at 11 stations in Palakkad and...

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BSES launches rooftop solar single-point for apartment complexes

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 8, 2018

In an initiative to promote clean energy, BSES, one of Delhi's two electricity distribution companies (discoms), on Sunday launched the country's first solar rooftop consumer aggregation...

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SECI commissions India’s second-largest grid-connected rooftop solar project in UP

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 4, 2018

India’s government-owned Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) announced it has commissioned the country’s second largest rooftop solar PV power plant at GAIL’s Petrochemical complex at Pata...

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MNRE Releases Concept Note on Sustainable Rooftop Implementation for Solar Transfiguration

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 28, 2017

With a view to accelerate the deployment of rooftop solar power in India, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has prepared a concept note on "Sustainable Rooftop Implementation for...

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Using solar power is key to environment protection: Jharkhand Minister

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 26, 2017

State urban development minister CP Singh emphasised on promoting solar power generation in the state as conventional methods were polluting the environment. Singh said the government was...

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Green power: Govt proposes ₹23,450-crore roof top solar scheme

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 22, 2017

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has proposed SRISTI — Sustainable Rooftop Implementation for Solar Transfiguration of India — the scheme to incentivise the installation of roof top...

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Subject Tags: MNRE , Solar Rooftop , subsidy

KOR Energy bags orders for 2.8MWp rooftop solar power plants in the industrial area of Uttar Pradesh

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 13, 2017

KOR Energy (India) Pvt. Ltd. a solar power company has bagged orders from four companies for rooftop solar plants in the industrial area of Uttar Pradesh.


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In Chandigarh, install solar rooftop plant at your house or face the heat

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 8, 2017

With the two-year deadline for installing rooftop solar power plants at residential properties set to expire in three months, notices will be issued to owners who fail to comply....

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