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Govt implements new rules for buying solar power

These norms will reduce off-takers' risks, encourage investments, enhance bankability of projects and improve profitability.

22 Aug 2017 8:43 PM

Odisha govt to run all buildings on solar power by Nov-Dec

Sources said that all the government buildings identified in twin cities will be operated by solar power in next three-four months.

20 Aug 2017 6:30 AM

Western Railway plans to go green pick up steam

It aims to power 37 stations by solar energy in six months.

25 Jul 2017 1:50 AM

Railways launches first DEMU train with solar-powered coaches

Twenty-four more coaches will be fitted with this system within six months.

14 Jul 2017 7:15 PM

Solar power to light up Delhi schools

The move will give momentum to the Delhi government’s flagship programme to make the national capital a solar Delhi.

13 Jul 2017 3:43 AM


With solar power's use, India becomes front runner in fight against climate change

India has among the best conditions in the world to capture and use solar energy, World Bank said in a report.

08 Jul 2017 12:33 PM

West Bengal to link river bank hamlets with solar power

The decision was taken after a meeting of ground-level officials at the West Bengal Power Development Corporation Limited (WBPDCL) office on Saturday.

02 Jul 2017 6:02 AM

LA girl creates solar tent for the homeless

The tents which have been created under supervision of Evelyn Gomez can be rolled up easily into backpacks

19 Jun 2017 2:09 PM

Solar panel equipment to attract 5 pc GST: Adhia

India is targeting 175 gigawatts of renewable energy generation by 2022.

29 May 2017 4:52 PM

Hindustan Power plans to raise around Rs 6,000 cr in next two years

Company's goal to build out 5-6 GW of solar over the next five years both in India and outside India.

26 May 2017 2:15 PM


American futurist says petrol will cost less than Rs 30

Tony Seba is known for rightly saying solar power sector will see a boom when prices were really high.

25 May 2017 5:59 PM

Andheri, Ghatkopar Metro stations shine with solar panels

The move is aimed at seeking to use renewable energy source and is also expected to meet 30 per cent of the non-traction requirement.

30 Apr 2017 1:53 AM

Solar power to help scare away jumbos

Two dozen “Solar Bajukas” have currently been implanted at different places in Sarguja region.

15 Apr 2017 1:07 AM

India's solar capacity to cross 20GW in next 15 months: Goyal

On 10th of March this year the installed solar power capacity in India has crossed 10,000 MW.

18 Mar 2017 12:28 PM

Weekend work: Engineers without borders

A national group of scientists and engineers is trying to make the country a better place.

08 Feb 2017 7:30 AM


West Bengal govt set to tap solar power for irrigation needs

Department will use high-grid engines to produce solar power for irrigating fields in places where shallow tubewells have been installed.

24 Jan 2017 5:43 AM

Hidco, Canada firm to cut New Towns’ solar power bill

A delegation from Canada, which had attended Bengal Global Business Summit, has suggested a financial model for New Town households.

23 Jan 2017 6:08 AM

IIT-B students to take part in Chinese decathlon

The students are part of ‘Team Shunya’ that will unveil the design of its ground-plus-one solar-powered house next week at the institute.

12 Jan 2017 4:20 AM

Solar power, green corridor blip on energy radar for 2017

2016 remains a watershed year when solar tariff slumped to Rs 4 per unit and wind projects received a major thrust.

29 Dec 2016 11:51 AM

Solar tariff fallen to an all-time low of Rs 3 per unit

The government aims to increase energy sourced from solar rooftop systems to 40 gigawatts by 2022.

30 Nov 2016 12:58 PM