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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At 750MW, Madhya Pradesh to get world’s largest solar power plant

Next year on Independence Day, India will have the world’s largest 750 MW solar power plant in Madhya Pradesh, which will pip America’s much-vaunted 550-megawatt Desert Sunlight solar project in California, commissioned recently. Acquisition of 1,500 hectares of land for … Continue reading

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Indian property developer plans 100MWp project for captive consumption

According to reports, D.S. Kulkarni Developers Ltd., an Indian real-estate company, plans to build 100 megawatts of solar capacity by 2019 to lock in rising electricity costs. The Pune-based company will invest 9 billion rupees ($148 million) in the project, … Continue reading

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Total installed solar capacity in India goes above 2,500 MW

According to information from India’s Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, total installed capacity of solar energy projects in India is 2,632 MW, as on March 31, 2014. While 688 MW of solar power projects have been installed under the … Continue reading

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India’s largest solar power plant in M.P. launched

The 130MW, Welspun Solar M.P. project, which is  now the largest solar power plant in India was launched in the presence of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Chouhan. Read more here.

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