Tags: rooftop solar

Freyr Energy to scale up solar operations

Punjab and Haryana have a huge potential for solar power generation where the company aims to scale up its operations, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Hyderabad-based rooftop solar company Freyr Energy Service Saurabh Marda said on Wednesday. “We have completed 1,800 kw of installations in Punjab and Haryana,” he told reporters. “Residential rooftops account for […]

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Amplus Solar diversifies into residential rooftop business

Rooftop solar player Amplus Energy Solutions has diversified and expanded its services to offer solar solutions to homeowners, backed by a 25 year warranty. The company is launching HomeScape, its residential brand, this year in Delhi-NCR and Gujarat. Amplus has already installed solar plants in more than 300 locations in 24 states of India, and […]

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Hanergy wins First Large Scale Rooftop Solar Power Project in Vietnam

Hanergy signed a construction cooperation agreement with Landmark Parasolar to build its first large scale rooftop solar power project in Haier’s Vietnam AQUA manufacturing zone in Biên Hoà city of Dong Nai Province in Vietnam. Under the aegis of the agreement, Hanergy will build the company’s first large scale rooftop solar power project in Vietnam. As […]

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MNRE debuts State Rooftop Solar Attractiveness Index

Renewable Energy minister R K Singh on Wednesday launched the State Rooftop Solar Attractiveness Index (SARAL) to evaluate states based on their attractiveness for rooftop development. It was launched at the review planning and monitoring meeting with states and state power utilities in New Delhi. “To achieve our rooftop solar targets, it is important to […]

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Lack of meters stop homes from tapping rooftop solar energy

People trying to tap green energy by installing rooftop solar panels are finding it next to impossible to get the mandatory net meter from Tangedco, the state’s discom. Net meter measures the quantum of power generated, consumed and provided to the grid. Many plants installed in the city are idling for three to six months because of […]

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Suntuity Group dives into Indian renewable energy market

US-based solar solutions provider Suntuity Group Tuesday announced its foray into the Indian renewable energy sector with the commissioning of its maiden project in Maharashtra. “The company, part of Suntuity Group, is proud to announce its maiden roof-top project. This 103-kW (kilowatt) rooftop solar project is at an educational institution in South Mumbai. The project […]

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JREDA has set 5MW rooftop solar power target this year: Report

The Jharkhand Renewable Energy Development Agency (JREDA) has set an ambitious target of generating 5MW renewable energy through its Grid-Connected Rooftop Solar Programme. JREDA director Niranjan Kumar speaking to TOI said that they could barely produce two mega-watt solar energy through this scheme in the last one year because of various issues. Kumar talking on […]

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CSE helps Gurugram chart a course to a cleaner, pollution-free, solar future

“Gurugram has a vision – that of being a ‘solar pioneer’, and a modern, truly ‘smart’ city. But it will never be able to realize this vision unless it ensures that its residential sector – its homes – adopt solar power. Solar rooftop (SRT) could be an excellent non-polluting, cost-effective alternative to replace the smoke-spewing diesel […]

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Rooftop solar must for India to meet 175 GW renewable energy target: IEEFA

India needs faster implementation of rooftop solar projects to meet the 175 gigawatts of renewable energy target by 2022, a report has said. The country has set an ambitious target of installing 175 GW of renewable energy capacity by the year 2022, which includes 100 GW from solar, 60 GW from wind, 10 GW from […]

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NAI Installs rooftop solar plant to meet its energy needs

The Naval Armament Inspectorate (NAI) here has taken the green route by harnessing solar power to meet its energy requirements. Director General of Naval Armament Inspection (DGNAI) Rear Admiral Sanjay Misra inaugurated the complete roof top solar power plant at the NAI here on Thursday, a Defence spokesman said here. The green initiative is also […]

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