IFC helps to develop world’s largest single site solar project In India

India’s plans to implement ultra mega solar power projects have received a very major boost following a commitment from the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member World Bank Group, to the Madhya Pradesh Government in order to develop the world’s … Continue reading

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500 MW Solar Power Tender Floated by SECI

Yet another tender for a solar plant of 500 megawatt capacity have been floated by Solar Energy Corporation of India as it looks to achieve the highly ambitious targets set by the government of India. The Solar Energy Corporation of … Continue reading

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Ajmer airport to run on solar energy

The Airport Authority of India will generate 100MW power from solar energy to light up the under-construction Ajmer airport at Kishangarh. In this regard, the AAI’s technical team recently earmarked an area to install the solar cell plates recently. “The … Continue reading

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Infosys Hyderabad – First fully Solar powered Corporate unit

Infosys will soon inaugurate its largest campus in the country, with the capacity of seating 25,000 people, in Pocharam, Hyderabad. Soon after, the company, in a post on the official website, has said that this campus will be India’s first fully … Continue reading

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India: 6.5 GW of solar to be auctioned in next 3 months

The solar industry saw a boom this year after Mr. Narendra Modi took charge of the PM office. The Modi government set the bar at 150GW of renewable energy by year 2020, in which 100GW capacity would be generated through solar … Continue reading

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SunEdison to invest $2 billion in solar, looks for Indian partner

Indian government launched “Make in India” initiative earlier this year and backing this initiative, the US-based renewables major SunEdison Inc is looking to invest up to $2 billion (Rs 13,200 crore) in the next one year in a polysilicon manufacturing facility … Continue reading

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Suzlon and Axis MoU with Andhra Pradesh for 4GW hybrid projects

Suzlon Energy and Axis Energy Group signed a provisional agreement with the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh to develop up to 4GW of solar and wind hybrid renewable energy projects. The projects will be set up in the Anantapur and Nellore … Continue reading

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Azure Power bags 150 MW solar project from PEDA

One of the leading solar power project developers in India, Azure Power, secured the rights to develop large-scale projects in one of the state-level auctions. Azure Power secured a third of the 500 MW capacity project offered by the Punjab … Continue reading

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Tata Power Solar commissions world’s largest rooftop project

Tata Power Solar successfully commissioned a 12 MW solar rooftop project for R.S.S.B. Educational and Environmental Society in Amritsar in Punjab. Built across eight sheltered venues in a single premise at the Radha Swmi Satsang Beas – Dera Baba Jaimal … Continue reading

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SunEdison expects good returns from India’s cheapest solar power project

In spite of having secured the rights to develop a 500 MW solar power project at the lowest-ever tariff in India, global renewable energy project developer SunEdison is confident of healthy returns from the project. SunEdison successfully bid for the … Continue reading

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