Suzlon enters Solar space in India

Pune-based maker of wind turbines and end-to-end EPC player , Suzlon Group, announced its entry into the solar power space. Led by Tulsi Tanti, Suzlon will diversify outside the wind energy space where it is one the leading players globally. … 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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Sundarban’s mangroves – A beacon of solar power

Solar power is becoming the only viable source of power in the Sunderbans mangroves. It was like a curfew at dark earlier, but today the villages has a new life after sunset, thanks to Solar power. Thirteen million people live on … Continue reading

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India to initiate Global solar power partnership during IAFS

The third India-Africa Forum Summit (IAFS), which will see the participation of all African nations for the first time, will launch a new era of mutual partnership in Solar power, said PM Narendra Modi. India is hosting the the third … Continue reading

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32MW Solar plant inaugurated at Bhatinda

Renewable Energy Minister of Punjab Bikram Singh Majithia and Union Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Badal inaugurated the largest solar plant of Punjab, commissioned at Jaga Ram Teerath village in Talwandi Sabo in Bathinda district. Inaugurating the 32 MW solar plant, Harsimrat Badal … Continue reading

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Baripatha a 100% solar-powered village

October 2, 2015 marked a life-changing transition for the 350-odd dwellers of Baripatha, a tribal village about 25 km southwest of Bhubaneswar, Odisha. It made history by becoming the first village in the state to be powered entirely by solar … Continue reading

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Environment on priority this Gandhi Jayanti

Indian Prime Minister, Mr. Narendra Modi inaugurated a rooftop solar plant on Gandhi Jayanti at Khunti court and district collectorate making it the first court in India to rely on solar energy. Declaring Mahatma Gandhi to be his “inspiration”, Modi … Continue reading

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Rajasthan airports to have Solar Power

After the successful unveiling of the worlds first airport that is fully operated on Solar power, the AAI (airport authority of India) has declared to install Solar units at major airports of Rajasthan. Rajasthan state’s capital, Jaipur, already has a … Continue reading

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SunEdison Plans to Invest $15 Billion in India

SunEdison plans to invest USD $15 billion in India by 2022, a top executive said. “We believe much of the growth in renewable energy in the next 15 years will be from emerging markets, and much of it will be from India … Continue reading

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Indian Railways Launches Solar Powered Coach

Indian Railways is soon going to materialize its ambitious plan of harnessing solar energy to run trains. The prototype of the solar power-enabled coach is undergoing trials, and soon the entire train will be fitted with solar panels, officials said. … Continue reading

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