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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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JinkoSolar Launches New Bifacial Module with DuPont Backsheet at InterSolar Europe

JinkoSolar officially launched the latest addition to the Company’s range of Cheetah products, the “Swan” bifacial module with new clear DuPont Tedlar-based backsheet at Intersolar Europe 2019. By combining high-efficiency mono PERC Cheetah bifacial cells and clear DuPont Tedlar film for backsheets. According to the company Swan modules can achieve power output of up to […]

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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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Jinergy showcases 450W HJT Module at InterSolar Europe 2019

Jinneng Clean Energy Technology Ltd. (Jinergy) made its debut at Intersolar Europe 2019 (with 450W HJT module and other high efficiency modules. Energy restructuring and transformation are common concerns and as a clean and renewable energy source, PV will have a significant role and the whole PV industry is working together to bring down LCOE for grid parity. […]

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LONGi launches 430W Hi-MO4 and REAL BLACK modules

LONGi has launched a new series of solar modules – the new generation Hi-MO4 and REAL BLACK. Hi-MO4 has all the advantages of the previous series of Hi-MO modules, but enhanced with a new generation of advanced monocrystalline PERC cell and the encapsulation technology of half-cell and bifacial construction. With Hi-MO4, the industry now has […]

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