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Soon, Nagpur High Court building to shift to green energy

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 19, 2017

In a first of its kind move in the country, the Nagpur bench of Bombay high court, responding to the growing calls of reducing pollution and using green energy, has decided to shift to solar...

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Mizoram to set up 20 Megawatt solar park

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 18, 2017

Mizoram's Solar Power Project Approval Committee (SPPAC) has approved the proposal for setting up of a 20 MW solar park today.

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Punjab aims to make farmers power producers

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 17, 2017

Punjab government is planning to exhort farmers to install solar power run tubewell and supplement their income by sale of power. Punjab power minister Rana Gurjeet Singh has urged power...

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Andhra Pradesh spending Rs.3,600 cr to modernise power sector

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 14, 2017

Andhra Pradesh is spending Rs. 3,600 crore, obtained from the World Bank as a loan, on modernisation of the power sector, according to Power Minister K Kala Venkata Rao.

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Half of 1,396-MW rooftop solar capacity added in FY17

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 14, 2017

India had a rooftop solar capacity of 1,396 MW at the end March 2017, of which almost half was added in the previous financial year, according to a research report. 

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Hindustan Power to set up 15 solar power projects in Japan of 150 MW

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 14, 2017

Hindustan Power, the New Delhi-based power producer, today announced it has acquired 15 solar power generation projects in Japan with a capacity of 150 MW requiring an investment of $100 million...

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Tangedco evacuates 5,079 MW of wind power, sets national record

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 13, 2017

Tangedco at 7pm on Monday evacuated 5,079MW of wind power, a new record in wind power evacuation in Tamil Nadu and India. It was a two hour sustained supply of over 5,000MW on Monday....

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Warburg Pincus puts Rs 700 crore in CleanMax

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 13, 2017

 Global private equity fund Warburg Pincus has invested Rs 700 crore in CleanMax Solar, a rooftop solar developer for the corporate sector. The fund will have a significant minority stake in the...

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Bhopal airport to go all-solar by December

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 13, 2017

Raja Bhoj Airport is going solar. All the way. It’s going to be only the second airport in India, after Kochi, to become self-sufficient through green energy, airport director Akashdeep Mathur...

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Cochin International Airport Limited to boost solar power capacity

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 13, 2017

Cochin International Airport Limited (Cial) is set to amplify its solar generation capacity further this year from 22 MW to 30 MW by fully commissioning its solar carport and solar panels at the...

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