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Hanergy’s MiaSolé Achieves Flexible Substrate Thin-Film Solar Cell Efficiency of 20.56 Percent

Hanergy Thin Film Power Group has announced that the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has independently confirmed a 20.56 percent cell efficiency for its US-based subsidiary MiaSolé’s thin-film device (0.86cm2) deposited on a stainless steel foil. This is a new internal record for MiaSolé that shows their dedication to continuously advance […]

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MNRE issues norms to implement scheme for farmers to boost solar energy

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) Monday issued guidelines for rollout of the Rs 34,422-crore PM-KUSUM scheme, which would encourage farmers to generate solar power in their farms and use the clean energy to replace their diesel water pumps. The Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahabhiyan (PM-KUSUM) scheme entails setting up […]

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Solar Powered Rickshaws To Run At IIT Delhi Campus

Rickshaw-pullers at IIT’s Delhi Campus to run solar-powered rickshaws in the campus. These rickshaw can also be peddled when the battery used drains out. The solar powered rickshaws has been distributed by the by Central Electronics Limited (CEL) through their CSR activity with the support of an NGO – Sukoon. These solar-powered rickshaws will run […]

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Hanergy’s Thin-film Solar Modules to Power Shanghai’s ‘Rafael Gallery’

Hanergy has announced that its cutting-edge thin-film solar modules will cover the 150,000 square meter roof of the ‘Rafael Gallery’ located at a Tech City in Shanghai. Designed by the world renowned architect, Rafael Vinoly, the ‘Rafael Gallery’ at Songjiang District of Pudong is a 1.5 kilometer sky bridge stretching across the top of over […]

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NTT Com-Netmagic Partners with Tata Power to Build 50 MW Solar Power Project

NTT Com- Netmagic announced a partnership with Tata Power to build its first 50 MW Solar Photovoltaic (PV) power plant in Solapur, Maharashtra, India. This initiative enables NTT Com-Netmagic to meet the green energy needs and optimise operating costs. This solar power project is aimed at reducing CO2 emission at an average by about 70,000 tonnes per […]

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Hanergy’s MiaSolé Sets Large Area Flexible Photovoltaic Efficiency World Record at 17.44 Percent

Hanergy Thin Film Power Group has announced that Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems, a German based solar energy testing laboratory and one of the world’s leading renewable energy research authorities, has rated Hanergy’s US-based subsidiary Miasole’s large area flexible CIGS module as the world’s most efficient. The Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE […]

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BHEL wins Rs 100 crore EPC order from NTPC to set up floating solar plant

BHEL has bagged a Rs-100 crore order from NTPC for setting up a 25 MW floating solar photovoltaic power plant at Simhadri in Andhra Pradesh. The plant will be set up on the raw water reservoir of NTPC’s Simhadri Thermal Power Plant, BHEL said in a statement. “BHEL has won an order for setting up […]

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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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Hartek Power bags substation order to connect 130 MW solar power to grid

Hartek Power on Wednesday said it has bagged an order to set up a 220/33 KV substation, which would connect 130 MW of solar power supply to grid in Jodhpur district of Rajasthan. The scope of the project includes complete engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of the substation right from survey, design, engineering and testing […]

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