4.8GW utility-scale solar to be installed in 2016

According to the latest market update, nearly 4.8 gigawatts of utility-scale solar capacity will be installed in India, in 2016, up 140% from 2GW in 2015, . Most of the new utility-scale solar projects will be installed in the southern … Continue reading

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Azure Power bags another 100 MW of solar projects

Azure Power, an Indian solar producer, has been awarded the right to build a 100 MW solar PV project in India at an auction held by Indian power generation company NTPC Limited. Held as part of India’s ambitious National Solar … Continue reading

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Andhra Pradesh Solar corp. sanctions 4,000 MW solar parks

Andhra Pradesh Solar Power Corporation Limited has achieved the distinction of sanctioning 4,000 MW of solar power generation parks under the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy. In doing so, it has been chosen as the best government nodal agency … Continue reading

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Softbank grabs its first Indian Solar project

Marking its debut in the Indian solar sector after its investment announcement of $20 billion, Japan’s SoftBank won its first solar power project in India. The Japanese firm won the 350MW project, under the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (NSM), through … 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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Andhra Pradesh to add 1.3 GW of Wind, Solar in FY 2015/16

Andhra Pradesh state expects to install more than 1,300 MW of wind and solar power facilities in the fiscal year through March 2016, energy secretary Ajay Jain said Monday. More specifically, 1,000 MW of wind and 300 MW of solar … Continue reading

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