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Watch: PM Modi inaugurates Asia’s largest Solar Plant in Madhya Pradesh, Rewa

Watch Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicating Asia’s largest solar project to the Nation. The 750 MW solar power project has been developed at Rewa in Madhya Pradesh. PM Modi inaugurated the solar power project via video conferencing. Read the complete report here :- Asia’s largest solar project in MP, here is what you should know 

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India serves as good example in solar auctions amidst pandemic: UN Secy

As the world designs and implements Covid-19 recovery plans, it has a choice of either going back to where it was, or investing in a better, more sustainable future, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said on Thursday. Citing the case of India, he said at the International Energy Agency’s Clean Energy Transition Summit that solar […]

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MNRE issues fresh advisory against fraudulent websites registering under PM-KUSUM Scheme

The Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued a fresh advisory against fraudulent websites claiming registration under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahabhiyan (PM-KUSUM) Scheme. The ministry in a statement said it is recently noticed that two new websites have recently cropped up illegally claiming registration portal for PM-KUSUM Scheme. Web […]

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SWELECT Energy Systems posts Rs 14.87 cr loss for Jan-Mar

SWELECT Energy Systems on Wednesday reported a consolidated net loss of Rs 14.87 crore for the January-March quarter. The consolidated net profit of was Rs 4.47 crore in the quarter ended on March 31, 2019, according to a regulatory filing by the solar power systems company. Total income of the company rose to Rs 69.18 […]

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Aatmanirbhar Bharat: imports restriction may not let solar sector see low tariffs says Experts

As India focuses on promoting ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’ and reducing imports from China, the solar sector may not witness a repeat of Rs 2.36 per unit tariff discovered recently unless and until the country achieves scales, experts said. The tariff discovered in the recently concluded tranche IX auction for inter-state transmission systems (ISTS) solar projects by […]

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BHEL commissions solar PV plant at Bina in Madhya Pradesh for Indian Railways

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has successfully commissioned a 1.7 MW Solar PV Plant at Bina in Madhya Pradesh for the Indian Railways. The plant will directly feed power to traction systems of Indian Railways. The project is a landmark achievement in the history of solar power, as this is the first time that solar […]

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Ladakh solar project bid may see first Indian action against Chinese solar firms

Recent border conflict between India and China in the Ladakh region is now setting the ground for a first set of restrictions that India proposes to impose on imports from the Asian giant. Sources said that efforts were on at the official level to explore ways of denying Chinese firms from participating in the bids […]

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RRECL allots 722 MW solar power to farmers under PM KUSUM Scheme

Rajasthan Renewable Energy Corporation Ltd (RRECL) has reported awarded 722 MW to 623 farmers under the Centre’s PM Kusum scheme. The scheme is aimed at generating income for farmers from their unfertile or semi-barren land. With this Rajasthan became the first state in the country to conduct a successful bidding and allot more capacity than […]

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Andhra CM lays foundation stone of 3MW solar plant on his father’s birth anniversary

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Wednesday laid the foundation of 3 Megawatt solar plant and inaugurate new building complex at Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies (RGUKT) on the birth anniversary of his late father and former Chief Minister YS Rajasekhar Reddy. The CM reached the Kadapa district to pay homage to […]

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