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Canadian Solar Completes Sale of 68 MWp Aguascalientes Solar Project to BlackRock

Canadian Solar announced completion of the sale of its 68 MWp Aguascalientes solar project in Mexico to BlackRock Infrastructure Fund II. Canadian Solar developed, arranged construction and long-term project financing, built and energized the project in January 2019. Powered by 200,000 Canadian Solar high-efficiency poly modules CS6U-P, the solar power plant is expected to generate […]

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Tata Power Renewable Energy wins Gujarat solar auction

Tata Power Renewable Energy Ltd, emerged winner in an auction conducted by Gujarat for 1000 MW of projects to be built at Dholera solar park. Tata Power and state-owned Gujarat Industries Power Company Ltd (GIPCL) were the only bidders who bid for 250MW and 50MW respectively at a tariff of Rs 2.75 per unit. Tata […]

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Tangedco solar power tenders issued last year still grappling to get takers

Solar power tenders floated in November last year by the state power utility Tangedco is still grappling to get bidders.  It is that first time that Tangedco solar tender has faced such response. The base tariff for solar tender was Rs 3 a unit. TOI citing sources reports that Tangedco’s poor financial health is one […]

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AAI to install solar panels near the main runway at Chennai airport

In a bid to reduce the use of power from the grid the Airports Authority of India (AAI) is reportedly planning to install solar panels near the main runway at Chennai airport. The contractor that bagged the tender issued last year has started the installation process of the panels on an 8.58-acre land, identified in […]

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Canadian Solar Secures US$50 Million Term Loan from Credit Suisse

Canadian Solar announced the closing of a US$50 million term loan from Credit Suisse AG, Singapore Branch, one of the world’s leading financial services providers. Canadian Solar intends to deploy the term loan from the Credit Suisse to support the development of international solar project pipeline and for general corporate purposes. The U.S. dollar denominated […]

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Cochin airport commissions parallel 110 KV substation to export power

Cochin International Airport Ltd,the world’s first airport fully powered by solar energy, Wednesday commissioned a parallel 110 KV Electrical substation to export power generated by its eight solar plants, to the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) grid. CIAL Managing Director V J Kurian inaugurated the plant, which was constructed at a cost of Rs 16 […]

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SunPedal back in India with Golden quadrilateral journey on solar powered e-rickshaw

Sushil Reddy, an IIT Bombay alumnus, initiated a movement back in 2016 called ‘The SunPedal Ride’ for greener and cleaner future, and managed to enter Guinness Books of World Records and Limca World Record for the longest journey on a solar-powered electric bicycle. After travelling across the world and showcasing the solar powered bicycle Sushil […]

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Risen Energy Launches Newly Researched HDT Technology at InterSolar Europe

Risen Energy brings a newly researched and developed technology outcome HDT (Heterojunction Double-side Technology) to this year’s Intersolar Exhibition in Germany, and launched the latest innovative achievement to the media and industry on the first day of the exhibition. This new type of HDT module deploys high efficiency double-side heterojunction cell technology. HDT is a […]

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Canadian Solar introduces Next Gen Solar Modules at InterSolar Europe 2019

Canadian Solar introduced its next generation solar modules – BiHiKu (polycrystalline bifacial), HiKu (polycrystalline exceeding 400 Watts), and HiDM All-Black (monocrystalline PERC) – at Intersolar Europe in Munich, Germany. BiHiKu bifacial polycrystalline dual-cell is a module based on Canadian Solar’s industry-leading bifacial cell technology and extensive double glass module manufacturing know-how. The achievement is a […]

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