Tags: solar rooftop

SmartCity Kochi commissions a 564-kWp rooftop solar power plant

SmartCity Kochi has commissioned a 564-kWp rooftop solar power plant, it was inaugurated by Kerala State Electricity Regulatory Commission (KSERC) Chairman Preman Dinaraj. The newly installed solar power plant which is also one of the largest among the IT parks in Kerala can generate around 8.20 lakh units of electricity annually. The commissioned solar power […]

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Solar roof tiles may replace clay tiles in Goa homes: Minister

Clay roof tiles, colloquially referred to as Mangalorean tiles, that typically adorn roofs of traditional Goan homes, may soon make way for more modern and solar energy-generating tiles, if Goa Power Minister Nilesh Cabral has his way. Cabral on Wednesday said his Ministry would soon implement the Renewable Energy Service Company (RESCO) model of solar power generation, […]

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Tesla introduces third-gen Solar Roof

Tesla has introduced its third-generation Solar Roof which uses a new kind of tile made of textured black glass. Tesla CEO Elon Musk said that the third version of the solar roof is ‘finally ready’ for the masses and can be installed in less than 8 hours, Mashable reports. The Solar roof is available for […]

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Freyr Energy to scale up solar operations

Punjab and Haryana have a huge potential for solar power generation where the company aims to scale up its operations, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Hyderabad-based rooftop solar company Freyr Energy Service Saurabh Marda said on Wednesday. “We have completed 1,800 kw of installations in Punjab and Haryana,” he told reporters. “Residential rooftops account for […]

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Amplus Solar diversifies into residential rooftop business

Rooftop solar player Amplus Energy Solutions has diversified and expanded its services to offer solar solutions to homeowners, backed by a 25 year warranty. The company is launching HomeScape, its residential brand, this year in Delhi-NCR and Gujarat. Amplus has already installed solar plants in more than 300 locations in 24 states of India, and […]

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Hanergy wins First Large Scale Rooftop Solar Power Project in Vietnam

Hanergy signed a construction cooperation agreement with Landmark Parasolar to build its first large scale rooftop solar power project in Haier’s Vietnam AQUA manufacturing zone in Biên Hoà city of Dong Nai Province in Vietnam. Under the aegis of the agreement, Hanergy will build the company’s first large scale rooftop solar power project in Vietnam. As […]

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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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JREDA has set 5MW rooftop solar power target this year: Report

The Jharkhand Renewable Energy Development Agency (JREDA) has set an ambitious target of generating 5MW renewable energy through its Grid-Connected Rooftop Solar Programme. JREDA director Niranjan Kumar speaking to TOI said that they could barely produce two mega-watt solar energy through this scheme in the last one year because of various issues. Kumar talking on […]

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CSE helps Gurugram chart a course to a cleaner, pollution-free, solar future

“Gurugram has a vision – that of being a ‘solar pioneer’, and a modern, truly ‘smart’ city. But it will never be able to realize this vision unless it ensures that its residential sector – its homes – adopt solar power. Solar rooftop (SRT) could be an excellent non-polluting, cost-effective alternative to replace the smoke-spewing diesel […]

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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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