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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Samsung Also Forays into Energy Storage Solutions

Samsung SDI introduced residential energy storage systems of 8.0 kWh and 5.5 kWh at Intersolar Europe 2015 in Munich, Germany. The two new systems use lithium-ion batteries and are designed to work well with electricity generated by solar PV power. … Continue reading

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IRENA Launches Energy Storage Technology Roadmap

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has published a technology roadmap aimed at accelerating the deployment of electrical storage for renewable energy. ‘Renewables and Electricity Storage’, believed to be the first roadmap of its kind for storage, identifies a number … Continue reading

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Manipal Institute & Tata Power Solar unveil solar car with 60 kmph top speed

A team from Manipal Institute of Technology and Tata Power Solar on Wednesday unveiled SERVe (Solar Electric Road Vehicle), the university’s first prototype solar car ready for exploring commercial viability. This four-wheeled prototype, run solely on solar energy, is designed … Continue reading

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Solar Power For Routes In Marwar

Indian Railways is exploring solar and windmill power generation through public-private partnership (PPP) for the proposed electrification of routes in Marwar region. “Railways has developed an action plan for power supply in next five years with private partnership for setting … Continue reading

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World’s first solar powered cricket ground

The M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore will no longer be charged only by the enthusiasm of cricket fans; a rooftop solar plant will ensure a bright and sunny pitch to the cricketing nucleus of the State. A 400 kW rooftop … Continue reading

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Alluring Surat Diamonds Set To Dazzle Solar Energy

World biggest market for diamonds, Surat is now opting for Solar power. Although the industry does not fall into polluting category but companies are choosing it not just for cleaner energy but also for the savings on electricity bills One … Continue reading

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Defence and Paramilitary Establishments To Get Solar Plants

The Union Cabinet approves the solar projects of over 300MW by Defence and Paramilitary forces under National Solar Mission The projects will be setup by Defence Establishments under Defence Ministry and Paramilitary Forces under Home Ministry. The projects will be … Continue reading

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Top 10 Solar Photovoltaic Module Suppliers in the World

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Walmart to Install 400 Solar PV Systems by 2018 in US Stores

  Walmart will continue adopting solar PV installations on its stores in the US, according to company management’s recent announcement to install 400 solar PV systems over the next four years. Walmart aims to meet upto 30% of stores’ energy requirements … Continue reading

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