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REC Group starts production of new N-Peak Black Series Panels

REC Group demonstrates how elegant solar panels can look as it begins production of its new N-Peak Black Series. As well as offers 325 watt peak through crystalline silicon technology, the company in a statement said that this stylish aesthetics of REC’s new full-black panelw are designed to create a handsome, sleek and seamless solar […]

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NTPC Kawas to commission 1MW floating solar project in April 2019

NTPC Kawas is set to commission 1MW grid-connected floating solar project by April this year. It is the first power unit in the state to install grid-connected floating solar project. Debashish Das, NTPC director, Kawas speaking to the reporters said “For the last six months the work on the grid-connected floating solar project at  Kawas […]

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ADB inks an agreement to invest USD 50 million in Avaada Energy

Asian Development Bank (ADB) has inked an agreement to invest USD 50 million in solar energy project developer Avaada Energy Pvt Ltd to help the company scale up rapidly. The investment will come equally from ADB’s Ordinary Capital Resources and Leading Asia’s Private Infrastructure Fund (LEAP). LEAP is a funding arrangement provided by Japan International […]

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SECI Floats RfS for 2000 MW Grid-Connected Solar PV Power Projects in India.

The Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) floats RfS for Selection of Solar Power Developers for Setting up of 2000 MW Grid-Connected Solar PV Power Projects in India under CPSU Scheme-Phase-II (Tranche-I). The projects under the latest RfS will be developed on “Build Own Operate” (B-O-O) basis for an aggregate capacity of 2000 MW […]

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France commits 500 million euros more to the International Solar Alliance (ISA)

France will commit 500 million euros more to the International Solar Alliance (ISA), President Emmanuel Macron said at the third One Planet Summit on reversing climate change, here on Thursday. Macron also declared creation of a 10 million euros facility to protect the biodiversity in Africa. “The best response to the climate change is not […]

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Phase-II of Grid connected Rooftop Solar programme Launched

The MNRE has announced the launch of phase-II of grid connected rooftop solar programme for achieving cumulative capacity of 40 GW from Rooftop Solar (RTS) projects by the year 2022 with the total central financial support of Rs 11,814 crore. “The sanction of the President of India is hereby accorded for grid connected rooftop solar […]

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Kerosene-Solar Subsidy Swap: A missed opportunity and a new imperative

Author: Vandana Chavan The government has recently put efforts to build upon the existing electricity grid infrastructure to enhance clean energy access to all households in the country. This is expected to be complimented by lowering kerosene PDS allocation and thereby reducing the government’s burden of kerosene subsidies and households’ dependence on subsidised kerosene. Why […]

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Inconsistent govt actions cast shadow over solar energy developers: CRISIL

Inconsistent government actions cast a shadow over solar energy developers’ sentiment and slowed down capacity addition momentum, a report by CRISIL Research said Monday. India has set an ambitious target of having 175 GW of renewables including 100 GW of solar energy by 2022. The outlook for solar energy development in the country is constrained […]

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Top Solar Energy Tender News-02- 03082019: project size, last date and more

Why waste your time finding different tender reports and news on different portals and miss out important stories of the Industry. Here we bring you Top Solar Energy Tender News in one report to save your time. Do share your suggestion and views at climatesamurai@gmail.com SECI Issues NIT for 275 Mw Grid-Connected Solar Projects in […]

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