Solar Power
India  /  Published 04.03.21

Kerala to turn houses into mini-solar plants

Before Govindan Satheeshan installed solar panels on the roof of his home in Kerala under a government scheme two years ago, the 70-year-old retiree was unsure. Would the panels produce enough e...
By Reuters in Kerala

India  /  Published 27.02.21

Innovator builds solar-heated tents for soldiers

Innovator and educationist Sonam Wangchuk, the real life Phunsukh Wangdu of Bollywood blockbuster 3 Idiots, has developed an eco-friendly solar heated tent that Army personnel can use in extremely col...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Srinagar

West Bengal  /  Published 16.01.21

Forest village set to receive solar power

Residents of Laltongbusty, a tiny hamlet located on the lap of the Teesta and adjacent to the Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary, are set to receive electricity for the first time. The West Bengal State El...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

Business  /  Published 12.01.21

Adani sets up solar power plant in UP

Adani Solar Energy Chitrakoot One Ltd, a step-down subsidiary of Adani Green Energy Ltd (AGEL), has commissioned a 25MW solar power plant at Chitrakoot, Uttar Pradesh. The Adani group on Monday said ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

Business  /  Published 24.11.20

Coal India charts solar plans

Coal India on Monday said it planned to set up 3GW solar power capacity by 2023-24 at an estimated investment of Rs 5,650 crore. A total of 14 rooftop and ground mounted solar power projects are plan...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta


Opinion  /  Published 21.10.20

Prepare for turbulence with global warming

If we want to stay within 1.5 degrees Celsius of global warming, there are just about three decades left for ‘Energy Transition 4.0’ to culminate in ‘net zero’ emissions. Trans...
By Anamitra Anurag Danda in

Business  /  Published 11.09.20

Titagarh inks solar power pact

Titagarh Wagons has signed a power purchase agreement with renewable energy firm Fourth Partner Energy to procure 4.8MW of solar power for its units in Bengal. The company plans to replace 25 per cent...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 10.08.20

Dilemma over solar duty

The Centre’s plans to impose a basic customs duty on the import of solar cells and modules to promote domestic manufacturing could turn out to be counter productive for local manufacturers as mo...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 31.07.20

Safeguard duty on solar cells extended till 2021

The government has extended the safeguard duty on solar cells for one more year till July 2021 to protect domestic manufacturers and discourage cheap imports from countries such as China. A duty of 1...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.07.20

Solar: data glare on PM claim

After Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated to the nation a solar power project in Rewa, Madhya Pradesh, on Friday, the PMO quoted him as saying in Hindi: “Today, Rewa has indeed created histor...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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