February 1, 2018
climate change and agriculture

Climate Change to Severely Affect Agricultural Income in India

The annual Economic Survey released this week by the Indian government unfolds the potential economic damage to agricultural communities due to climate change. What the Survey […]
January 31, 2018
solar panels

India Achieves 20GW Solar Capacity Milestone

India has achieved 20 GW cumulative solar capacity, achieving the milestone four years ahead of the target for 2022 originally set in the National Solar Mission. The achievement […]
January 25, 2018
electric car

ISRO is Developing Batteries to Power India’s Electric Vehicles

ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) is developing batteries to power India’s electric vehicles and support the government’s initiative to reduce vehicular emission. India imports crude oil […]
January 23, 2018
e-waste

Digital India Must Embrace the Produce-Consume-Reuse Model

The latest Global E-Waste Monitor places India as one of the highest contributors to global e-waste, generating over 2 million metric tonnes in 2016. Posing serious […]
January 16, 2018
wind energy

Wind Energy Industry is Going Through Challenges Due to Auctions

Solar energy prices have been falling because of auctions and wind energy is following the trend. Clive Turton, the Asia Pacific President of world’s largest wind […]
January 12, 2018
solar water

West Bengal: Naxal affected area starts solar drinking water project

West Midnapur (West Bengal) [India]: In a move that defines development, the Salboni Panchayat Samity started a string of unique projects such as solar drinking project and solar […]
December 23, 2017
40 MW solar power karnataka

40 MW of PV built in Karnataka by Oriano for First Solar

First Solar has set up two solar PV plants in Gadag and Belagavi districts of Karnataka, each with a capacity of 20 MW, built by Oriano […]
December 22, 2017
pv manufacturing facilities

India to set up 20 GW integrated PV manufacturing facilities with PPAs

Prospective solar module manufacturers have been invited by the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) through an Expression of Interest (EoI) to set up manufacturing facilities […]
December 15, 2017
solar array

Concept Note on Solar PV Manufacturing Scheme

A Scheme to build up manufacturing capacity of solar PV modules, cells, wafers/ ingots and polysilicon in India 1) Objectives of the Scheme: a) To create […]