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Higher RPOs to help India meet 175 GW renewable target: Greenpeace

Greenpeace India today said renewable purchase obligation (RPO) target of 21 per cent by 2022 will help India meet 175 GW renewable energy goal by 2022, but RPO compliance by discoms is critical. "The Union government's decision to increase RPO of state distribution companies from 17 per cent in 2019 to 21 percent by 2022 has been welcomed by Greenpeace India, while also warning that [...]

By | 2018-06-20T08:07:57+00:00 June 20th, 2018|News|0 Comments

China’s Jinko to produce solar panels in Florida by 4th quarter despite tariffs

NEW YORK, June 19 (Reuters) - Chinese manufacturer JinkoSolar Holding Co Ltd expects to start manufacturing solar panels at a new factory in Jacksonville, Florida, by the fourth quarter, and production will not be affected by the latest round of U.S. tariffs on Chinese products, a company executive said on Tuesday. The administration of President [...]

By | 2018-06-20T06:36:53+00:00 June 20th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Power Grid, Nagpur admin to set up floating solar panels in Gorewada lake

Nagpur: If all goes well, Nagpur will be having India’s first ‘floating solar power project’ very soon. It has been proposed to install a solar power plant to cut electricity expense of the Gorewada lake plant, which filters the water coming from Pench project before it is supplied to the city. Looking at the limited space, [...]

By | 2018-06-20T05:53:17+00:00 June 20th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Tariffs policy ambiguities blocking India road to green future

  Though still heavily dependent on coal-fired power, India is fast turning to cleaner sources of energy. Evidence: Solar installations in 2017-18 were double that of coal additions, which declined 28 percent over the year. But does this fast pace of growth mean the country can confidently meet its 175 GW of renewable energy capacity [...]

By | 2018-06-20T05:47:55+00:00 June 20th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Trump Tariffs on Chinese Solar and Battery Products to Have Minimal Impact

With Chinese solar imports already flagging, new tariffs shouldn’t further damage the industry A Monday announcement that the Trump administration would consider adding a 10 percent tariff on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods has journalists, industry and political commentators crying “trade war.” Over the past week the Trump administration and the Chinese government have traded promises of [...]

By | 2018-06-20T02:53:39+00:00 June 20th, 2018|News|0 Comments

EU looks into extending import controls on Chinese solar panels

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission is examining whether to extend measures to control imports of solar panels from China, a move that could fuel tensions with Beijing which had welcomed plans to phase them out in September.   The Commission is studying a request from at least one EU solar panel producer to open an [...]

By | 2018-06-20T02:44:14+00:00 June 20th, 2018|News|0 Comments

India and France are working to shape a strong development partnership, in the fields of technology, clean energy and infrastructure, said Sushma Swaraj.

New Delhi: India and France are working to shape a strong development partnership, including in the fields of science and technology, clean energy and infrastructure, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has said as she met the country's top leadership and discussed issues of mutual interest from a strategic perspective. Swaraj, who arrived here from Rome yesterday on the second leg [...]

By | 2018-06-19T11:36:01+00:00 June 19th, 2018|News|0 Comments

MP implements 26 MWp rooftop solar programme via RESCOs

Under the RESCO model, the project developer invests, builds and operates the rooftop solar project using its own funds and/0r taking debt to generate electricity and sell it to the beneficiary. Madhya Pradesh is implementing 26MWp rooftop solar programme via Renewable Energy Service Company (RESCO) mode. The projects are being implemented largely in the government [...]

By | 2018-06-19T11:27:45+00:00 June 19th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Four mega projects shelved in the State

  In a big blow to the development of North Andhra, four mega projects sanctioned for Visakhapatnam including the 4x1000 MW ultra-modern power project by the NTPC at Pudimadaka have been shelved due to various reasons. Touted as the largest single investment after formation of Sunrise Andhra Pradesh, the NTPC project was dropped on the directive from [...]

By | 2018-06-19T11:20:23+00:00 June 19th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Adani Green Energy Starts Trading on Bombay Stock Exchange

  (19 Jun 2018) According to the BSE filing, effective from June 18, 2018, the equity shares of Adani Green Energy Ltd (Scrip Code: 541450) are listed and admitted to dealings on the Exchange in the list of ‘T’ Group Securities. When contacted, a source aware of the development said, “Being listed as a T [...]

By | 2018-06-19T09:09:37+00:00 June 19th, 2018|News|0 Comments
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