Tags: solar energy

Solar mini-grids to play crucial role for many global communities with no power: BNEF

A new report titled – State of the Global Mini-Grids Market Report 2020- states that Solar-powered mini-grids can play  crucial role in delivering universal electricity access across the globe. This will help connect the 789 million people worldwide who still do not have access to reliable electricity, says the report. The new report was published […]

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Enel Green Power wins first solar tender of 420 MW of capacity in India

Enel Green Power through its Indian renewable subsidiary EGP India, has been awarded the right to sign a 25-year energy supply contract for a 420 MW solar project in India, which will be located in the State of Rajasthan and will be its first solar plant in the country. The project was awarded under the […]

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NTPC wins Project Management Consultancy contract from Mali for 500 MW Solar Park

Mali has awarded Project Management Consultancy contract to NTPC, a central PSU under Ministry of Power, for development of 500 MW Solar Park. #Republic of Mali has awarded Project Management Consultancy contract to NTPC for development of 500 MW #SolarPark.Read more: https://t.co/9yevwVsb9g@OfficeOfRKSingh @MinOfPower @mnreindia @CMDNTPC pic.twitter.com/VzUhMiw8Rv — NTPC Limited (@ntpclimited) June 24, 2020 In an […]

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Sterling and Wilson Solar Q4 net down 56 pc at Rs 128.58 cr

Sterling and Wilson Solar has reported a 56 per cent decline in consolidated net profit at Rs 128.58 crore for the quarter ended March 31, 2020. The consolidated net profit of the company stood at Rs 294.80 crore in the quarter ended on March 31, 2019, a regulatory filing said. The total income of the […]

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Cleaner air during lockdown helped Delhi tap more solar power: Study

Based on data collected in Delhi, scientists report that the reduction in air pollution due to lockdown measures enforced in the country may have led to more sunlight reaching solar panels, resulting in the production of more clean energy. The findings, published in the journal Joule, noted that in late March, the amount of sunlight […]

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Solar cell and module imports from China may attract higher 20 per cent duty

The Indian government proposes to end custom duty exemption on solar cells and module imports as it looks to boost domestic manufacturing and put a check on large scale procurement of solar generation equipment from China. Sources in the government said that a 20 per cent basic customs duty may be imposed on solar equipment […]

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Amid India China Standoff , Govt plans to impose customs duty on solar cells

In a bid to propel domestic manufacturing and curb the procurement of solar power equipment from China, the government is reportedly planning to bring the basic customs duty (BCD) on imports of such products. It is worth noting that the solar imports from China have dropped to an extent after the imposition of the safeguard […]

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Global Solar O&M market to reach annual total of USD 9.4 billion by 2025: Report

According to new research by Wood Mackenzie solar power systems nearing inverter end of life currently account for 5% of the global PV market, this number will grow to 16% – or 227GWDC of solar systems – by 2025. The repowering and maintenance of these solar power plants will come at a cost, however. Wood Mackenzie […]

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Hanwa Q Cells’ Patent Infringement Complaint against Jinkosolar, Rec and Longi Solar Confirmed Court In Germany

Hanwha Q CELLS confirmed that the Regional Court of Düsseldorf in Germany has upheld the company’s patent infringement complaint filed on March 4, 2019, finding that JinkoSolar, REC Solar, and LONGi Solar unlawfully incorporated Q CELLS’ patented technology into specific solar products of the respective brands. The lawsuit charged that the three companies have infringed the German […]

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