Gujarat to generate 500 MW solar power soon

In a major boost to Gujarat’s ambition to emerge as the solar power hub of the country, more than 500 MW of solar power generation capacity is expected to become operational in the state in the next two weeks or … Continue reading

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Solar Capacity Rose 54% to 28 Gigawatts Last Year, BNEF Says

New solar capacity around the world increased 54 percent to about 28 gigawatts last year driven by record installations in Germany and Italy, Bloomberg New Energy Finance data shows. Photovoltaic installations rose to between 26.5 and 29.4 gigawatts last year, … Continue reading

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Gujarat may have 500 MW Solar Power by 28th January 2012

In a major boost to Gujarat’s ambition to emerge as the solar power hub of the country, more than 500 MW of solar power generation capacity is expected to become operational in the state in the next two weeks or … Continue reading

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Rajasthan to have four more Solar Parks

Buoyed by the allocation of 873 megawatt to Rajasthan by the Centre under the National Solar Mission phase -1 out of the 1100 mw, the state is planning to develop four solar parks of 1,000 mw capacity with a thrust … Continue reading

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Solar Power and Prawasi Bhartiya Diwas 2012

On the first day of the 10th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in Jaipur, India sought investors to fulfill its goals in the field of solar energy. The Pink City on Saturday played host to the many delegates who are attending the … Continue reading

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Solar Developers in Gujarat Get Extension to Complete Projects

Developers of projects under construction in India’s largest solar program have been given a month’s extension to complete their plants without losing their preferential payment rates. Gujarat promoted solar plants by promising to provide sites, distribution infrastructure and quick approval … Continue reading

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India’S Solar Power Greening India’S Future Energy Demand

A Very aggressive bidding round was seen for the Batch II of Phase 1 of JNNSM’S 350 MW of SOLAR PV Projects. French Co. Solar Direct Emerged as Lowest Bidder @ Rs.7.49 per solar KWHR while Green Infra highest bidder @ … Continue reading

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Extension of Kyoto Protocol

The European Union vowed to extend its emission-reduction goals under the Kyoto Protocol beyond 2012 after negotiators at the United Nations talks backed the bloc’s plan to sketch out a path to a new climate treaty. The EU decision, to be formally … Continue reading

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GERC will issue control period deadline extension decision on 7th

GERC is hearing petitions from various developers seeking extension of control period deadline. The developers who had signed PPA’s with GUVNL were supposed to commission the projects by December 2011 and there was a fine provision for delay. Gujarat has … Continue reading

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Renewable power capacity in India to top 30,000 MW by 12th Plan

The year 2011 has seen a significant growth with a number of new initiatives in the renewable energy sector: 3815 MW Grid Connected Wind Energy and Solar Power Added During 2011 in India. The ministry of new and renewable energy … Continue reading

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