It is not often that we hear of India getting ahead of China, but here is one such rare instance. In terms of installation of equipment for solar heat for industrial process, India ranked a step above China, to claim the second position, after Oman.
The Commerce Ministry on Monday recommended imposing a 25 per cent duty on imports of solar cells and modules from China for one year to try to counter what it sees as a threat to domestic solar equipment manufacturing.
KP Energy Ltd and GE India Industrial (P) Ltd have signed up definitive agreements for the development of 300 megawatt wind power project in Kutch district of Gujarat.
KP Energy Ltd and GE India Industrial (P) Ltd have signed definitive agreements to develop a 300 megawatt wind power project in Kutch district of Gujarat.
The National Solar Energy Federation of India (NSEFI), representing solar energy developers, has requested the Energy Minster of Uttar Pradesh to intervene and stop the possible cancelling of 1000-MW solar PV auction conducted last week by the Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (Upneda).
New capacity addition in the renewables sector during the first quarter of this fiscal was higher at 1,541 MW when compared with the capacity addition of 1,059 MW in the year ago quarter.
Solar tariffs have again dipped to a low of Rs 2.44 per unit for a third time, after it had jumped by more than a rupee in a recent bid.
Total global corporate funding in the solar sector touched USD 5.3 billion in the first half of this year, up 15 per cent over last year, amid uncertainty in the industry owing to Trump tariffs and the Chinese subsidy pullback, global consulting firm Mercom Capital Group said.
Mumbai, July 15 ACME Solar has once again emerged the lowest bidder at Rs. 2.44 a unit in the reverse auction of Interstate Transmission System (ISTS)-connected solar projects conducted by the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) on Friday.
Indian infrastructure and EPC companies are likely to participate in upcoming tenders for non-critical works at the $12.6-billion Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in Bangladesh, as construction of the second 1,200 MW unit of the plant kicked-off.