New Delhi, Jan 16
The Centre on Friday allowed private bio-diesel manufacturers to sell directly to consumers. Prior to the announcement, only state-run oil firms and private companies with infrastructure inves...
Hyderabad, Jan 12
Corporate funding in the solar sector encompassing venture capital/ private equity (VC), debt and public market financing increased 175 per cent in 2014 with $26.5 billion, compared to $9.6 billio...
New Delhi, Jan 10
Will partner Indian firm to invest Rs 5,000 crore over five years
Hyderabad, Jan. 8.
The dipping oil prices, which is good news to consumers in India, need not be very worrisome for the renewable energy sector.
The Narendra Modi Government will support and pursue renewabl...
Chennai, December 29
Assured of government’s backing, the Indian wind power industry is ending the year on a high note, but also with a problem it would not be unhappy with - meeting the stiff targets set by the...
Kolkata, December 5
e-car will be placed in taxi, commercial car-rental space
Mumbai, Dec 3
Rajasthan-based solar EPC firm Rays Power Infra today said it has bagged Rs 700 crore worth contract from Essel Group to set up a total of 86.5 MW of solar power plants in Punjab and Uttar Pradesh...
December 2, 2014
Tulsi Tanti, Chairman and Managing Director of Suzlon Energy, says his company is preparing for the Centre’s revised target of installing 10,000 MW-a-year of wind power, to be achieved by 2019.
Chennai, January 23
Anchor Electricals, a household name in wiring and switches, will leverage its parent Panasonic’s expertise to grow its business this year in fans and lights as well as in the sola...
Mumbai, Jan 15
Maharashtra Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao here asked housing societies and industrial establishments to switch over to solar power and help to save conventional power.
India is blessed with...
January 11, 2015
The challenge lies in scaling up capacities. Subsidies for fossil fuels should be removed to create a level playing field »
Ahmedabad, Jan 10
Suzlon Group, the world’s fifth largest wind turbine maker, on Saturday, expressed intent to develop clean energy projects with a combined capacity of 3,000 megawatt (MW) in Gujarat over t...
Chennai, January 1
The Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) has lowered the band of prices within which ‘renewable energy certificates’ issued to eligible solar power producers could be traded in the...
Hyderabad, December 19
The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy and the World Bank have reviewed the progress of the Andhra Pradesh Government plan to set up 2500 mw capacity solar parks in the S...
New Delhi, December 4
Industry officials feel lowering cost of debt, tax breaks will lead to cheaper electricity
New Delhi, Dec 3
The Centre is willing to buy electricity from wind power producers but it will have to be at competitively bid tariffs, said Piyush Goyal, Minister for Power, Coal and New and Renewable Energy.&n...
Chennai, Dec 2
To encourage domestic manufacturing of solar modules, the government has decided to grant excise duty exemption to modules that will go into rooftop solar plants for a minimum capacity of 100 kW. T...