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Rooftop solar must for India to meet 175 GW renewable energy target: IEEFA

India needs faster implementation of rooftop solar projects to meet the 175 gigawatts of renewable energy target by 2022, a report has said. The country has set an ambitious target of installing 175 GW of renewable energy capacity by the year 2022, which includes 100 GW from solar, 60 GW from wind, 10 GW from […]

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ZunRoof raises Rs 8 crore from Godrej to fund its expansion plans and strengthen product portfolio

Rooftop solar solutions provider ZunRoof has raised USD 1.2 million (around Rs 8 crore) from Godrej family office to fund expansion plans and strengthen product portfolio. The funding comes at an integral time for the company, which is working towards fulfilling the government’s target of achieving 40 GW of rooftop solar by 2022, said the […]

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SDMC to develop over 50 EV charging stations, install rooftop solar: Report

South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) is reportedly targeting to develop over 50 Electric Vehicle (EV) charging stations by the end of this FY in a bid to encourage more people to use green vehicles. The corporation is also planning to install rooftop solar panels at all schools and municipal buildings by 2019-end reports ET. Puneet […]

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Madhya Pradesh floats tender for 25 MW rooftop solar projects

Madhya Pradesh government has floated tender inviting bids for 25 MegaWatt (MW) rooftop solar projects for industrial units in the state. The tenders have been floated by Madhya Pradesh Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (MPUVNL) and the last day for the submission of the bids is May 10, 2019. “Madhya Pradesh Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (MPUVNL) […]

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MNRE with World Bank, ADB developing unified web portal to help consumers set up rooftop solar

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) in association with the World Bank and Asian Development Bank is developing a unified web portal, which will facilitate as a single-window clearance system for the consumers looking to install rooftop solar panels. Besides, the portal will also help in promoting and creating awareness regarding usage of […]

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Chennai Metro Rail installs rooftop solar at two more stations

Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) has installed and commissioned 428 KWp rooftop solar at Nanganallur Road metro station and Meenambakkam station. According to reports the installed rooftop solar power plants has power generation capacity of around 57,780 units per month and is expected to save around Rs 26.34 lakh per year for the metro. Chennai […]

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SMEs in India are hesitant to install rooftop solar panels: Deloitte survey

In India several power-consuming small and medium enterprises (SMEs) hesitate to install rooftop solar panels due to perceived performance risks says a survey carried out by Deloitte in collaboration with the CIF. The survey, titled ‘Scaling Up Rooftop Solar in SME Sector in India’, was conducted by across 150 MSMEs in six industrial clusters — […]

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Azure Roof Power Surpasses 100 MWs of Operating Solar Rooftop Capacity

Azure Power announced that it has surpassed 100 MWs of operating solar rooftop capacity, making the operating portfolio of Azure Roof Power one of the largest in the country. This milestone was achieved with the company’s recent rooftop project commissioning of various capacities under Delhi Jal Board, Indian Railways and Solar Energy Corporation of India […]

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HPCL inviting bids for 15 KW Rooftop Solar Plant in Ludhiana

Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd. (HPCL) has floated tender inviting bids for 15 KW Rooftop Solar Plant.  This two bid Tender is floated for the Supply, Installation and commissioning of 15 KW Rooftop Solar Plant on Grid Hybrid System at HP Service Centre, COCO outlet, Gill, Ludhiana. Last date for the submission of the bid is […]

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1279 MW Rooftop Solar capacity installed so far: RK Singh

Minister of State (I/C) for New and Renewable Energy and Power, R. K Singh in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha informed that under the present rooftop solar programme, which was approved by the Government in December 2015, an aggregated capacity of 2100 MW is targeted to be achieved in residential, institutional, social and […]

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