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Solar module making capacity set to soar 400% by FY25: Crisil

Solar module making capacity set to soar 400% by FY25: Crisil

🕔07:04, 20.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) India’s solar module manufacturing capacity is set to rise by almost 400 per cent by fiscal 2025, compared with fiscal 2021, said ratings agency Crisil. The trend will be supported via strong demand, favourable policies, likely

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ICRA suggests long-term finance at low rates for power, renewables in Budget

ICRA suggests long-term finance at low rates for power, renewables in Budget

🕔18:18, 16.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Availability of adequate long-term financing at competitive rates is key in achieving India’s renewable as well as sustainable goals, rating agency ICRA said as part of its pre-Budget expectations report. The Union Budget for FY23 will

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Renewables power Nov all-India electricity generation

Renewables power Nov all-India electricity generation

🕔19:27, 1.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 1 (IANS) All-India power production increased marginally in November 2021 supported by increase in generation from renewable sources, said India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra). Accordingly, the total all-India generation increased marginally by 2 per cent to 99.4BU (billion

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RIL’s arm to buy UK-based battery firm Faradion

RIL’s arm to buy UK-based battery firm Faradion

🕔14:24, 31.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Reliance Industries wholly-owned unit Reliance New Energy Solar on Friday said it will acquire 100 per cent stake in the UK-based solar batter company Faradion for 100 million pounds. Besides, Reliance arm will also invest 25

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ITC commissions 14.9MW solar plant in TN

ITC commissions 14.9MW solar plant in TN

🕔12:57, 28.Dec 2021

Chennai, Dec 28 (IANS) Multi-business company ITC Ltd on Tuesday said it has commissioned a 14.9 MW solar power plant in Dindigul, Tamil Nadu. According to the company, the 14.9 MW solar power plant was built at an outlay of Rs

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J&K to buy 200 MW solar power for next 25 years

J&K to buy 200 MW solar power for next 25 years

🕔05:20, 18.Dec 2021

Jammu, Dec 18 (IANS) The J&K Administrative Council, which met under the chairmanship of Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Friday, approved the purchase of 200 MW solar power through the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) to meet the growing power

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India’s historic lows in clean energy prices set to transform power sector: US report

India’s historic lows in clean energy prices set to transform power sector: US report

🕔19:55, 10.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 10 (IANS) Dramatic cost reductions over the last decade in battery storage, wind and solar energy position India to leapfrog to a more sustainable system for delivering affordable and reliable power to serve near a doubling in electricity

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US govt agency to provide $500 mn loan for solar panel factory in TN

US govt agency to provide $500 mn loan for solar panel factory in TN

🕔11:22, 9.Dec 2021

New York, Dec 9 (IANS) A US government agency is providing a loan of up to $500 million for a solar panel factory in Tamil Nadu that can produce every year modules with a capacity of 3.3 gigawatts (GW) in India’s

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4,669 hectares of fields in Himachal covered with solar fencing

4,669 hectares of fields in Himachal covered with solar fencing

🕔12:34, 6.Dec 2021

Shimla, Dec 6 (IANS) For preventing the crop damaged by wild animals, the Himachal Pradesh government is implementing the Mukhya Mantri Khet Sanrakshan Yojana. Under this scheme, 4,669.20 hectares have been protected by installing solar power fences, officials said on Sunday.

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Measures undertaken to accommodate larger shares of renewable energy in the grid

Measures undertaken to accommodate larger shares of renewable energy in the grid

🕔05:09, 3.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 03: The measures taken to accommodate larger shares of renewable energy in the grid include the following: (i) Under Green Energy Corridor Scheme-Intra-State approx. 9700 ckm of transmission lines and 22600 MVA capacity of substations have been planned

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Steps taken for increasing Solar energy generation in the country

Steps taken for increasing Solar energy generation in the country

🕔05:08, 3.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 03:  As on 31.10.2021, the share of solar power installed capacity in the overall electricity capacity is 12.20%, and in terms of electricity mix, it is 4.37% for the year 2020-21. Important steps taken for increasing Solar

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The tariff of wind power generation discovered in latest bid of SECI is Rs 2.69-2.70 per unit

The tariff of wind power generation discovered in latest bid of SECI is Rs 2.69-2.70 per unit

🕔05:05, 3.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 03: The installed capacity of wind power in the country as on 31.10.2021 is 39.99 GW. The tariff of wind power generation discovered in latest bid of SECI is Rs 2.69-2.70 per unit.  The wind resource assessment

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India’s renewable growth rate accelerating faster: IEA

India’s renewable growth rate accelerating faster: IEA

🕔08:07, 2.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) With India set to come out on top in terms of the rate of growth, doubling new installations compared to 2015-2020, the growth of the world’s capacity to generate electricity from solar panels, wind turbines and

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Steps taken to promote renewable energy sources in the country

Steps taken to promote renewable energy sources in the country

🕔07:50, 1.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 01: At present, the Government has set a target for achieving 175 GW of Renewable Energy capacity by the year 2022. A total of 150 GW renewable energy capacity (including large hydro) has been installed in the

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Steps taken by the government to increase public participation in Rooftop Solar Scheme

Steps taken by the government to increase public participation in Rooftop Solar Scheme

🕔07:48, 1.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 01: Several steps have been taken by the Government to increase public participation in Rooftop Solar Scheme including the following: Launch of phase II of rooftop solar programme with Central Financial Assistance (CFA) for residential sector and

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MCL to set up 50MW solar power plant in Odisha

MCL to set up 50MW solar power plant in Odisha

🕔11:09, 28.Nov 2021

Bhubaneswar, Nov 28 (IANS) Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL), a subsidiary of Coal India will set up a 50 megawatt (MW) solar power plant in Odisha’s Sambalpur at a total cost of Rs 301.92 crore, moving steadily towards its goal to achieve

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NTPC RE Limited signs PPA for 325 MW Solar Project

NTPC RE Limited signs PPA for 325 MW Solar Project

🕔15:53, 26.Nov 2021

Mumbai, 26 November, 2021: NTPC Renewable Energy Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of NTPC Ltd, India’s largest integrated energy company has signed a PPA and other Project agreements with Indian Railways, Madhya Pradesh Power Management Company Limited (MPPMCL) and Rewa Ultra Mega

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Modi to inaugurate solar power, water project in UP’s Bundelkhand today

Modi to inaugurate solar power, water project in UP’s Bundelkhand today

🕔11:15, 19.Nov 2021

Lucknow, Nov 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of the 600 MW ultra-mega solar park and inaugurate the Arjun Sahayak irrigation project in Jhansi on Friday. The move seeks to convert the Bundelkhand region with abundant

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Adani Green Energy ramps up its ESG score

Adani Green Energy ramps up its ESG score

🕔05:39, 18.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 18(IANS) Adani Green Energy Ltd (AGEL), the world’s largest solar power developer, scored 66 points in the Corporate Sustainability Assessment (CSA) survey 2021 conducted by DJSI – S&P Global. This is significantly higher than the average world electric

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Indian solar iron cart teen exhorts world to move towards clean energy

Indian solar iron cart teen exhorts world to move towards clean energy

🕔05:07, 12.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Recognised as the Earth Day Network Rising Star 2021 (US) for her idea of ‘Solar Ironing Cart’, 15-year-old Indian student, Vinisha Umashankar has exhorted the world to move towards clean energy during the ongoing COP 26

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