Jan 01st, 2019
Nationwide, India has more than 50 000 petrol pumps, each of which needs more than 5 KW of electricity every day to operate, i.e. over 1 440 KW of power a year. Most of the petrol pumps in India are powered by diesel generator sets. Yet, these days, solar-powered electric pumps can produce the power required. In a country that enjoys more than 300 sunny days a year, the advantage of these solar-powered pumps is obvious.
Dec 14th, 2018
Intersolar India, the most pioneering Exhibition and Conference for the Solar Industry, closed its doors on December 13, 2018 and has well arrived in Karnataka’s technology hub.
Dec 10th, 2018
The World Bank today praised India's success in renewable energy auctions that delivered record-setting low prices for solar power and said the number of countries with strong policy frameworks for sustainable energy more than tripled -- from 17 to 59 -- in the eight years till 2017.
Dec 10th, 2018
India's performance in the renewable energy sector has been hailed in a new global report on climate change but it cautioned against the country's move to build new coal-fired power plants, saying that may pose a risk of offsetting positive developments it has made in the field of green energy.
Dec 10th, 2018
A team of scientists have found a way to predict the Sun's activity over the coming decades, which could help better prepare against solar storms that may cripple satellite communications and Earth's electric power grids.
Oct 10th, 2018
Oct 01st, 2018
Mr. Vineet Mittal (Director) at the India Today Make in India Emerging Entrepreneurs Awards 2018
Sep 18th, 2018
UBM India today launched the 12th edition of the Renewable Energy India (REI) Expo, the three day (18th to 20th September 2018) show at the India Expo Center, Greater Noida. The expo was inaugurated by key dignitaries including Shri Manu Srivastava, IAS, Principal Secretary, New and Renewable Energy Department, Government of Madhya Pradesh; Dr. Jasper Wieck, Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany; Er. Neelam Janaiah, Vice Chairman & Managing Director, Telangana State Renewable Energy Development Corporation Limited (TSREDCO); Mr. Takashi Omote, Executive Director, NEDO, Japan; Ms Henriette Faergemann, First Counsellor, Head of Section, Environment, Energy, Climate Change, Urbanisation, Mobility, Foreign Policy Instrument with Delegation of EU to India; Mr Justin Wu, Bloomberg New Energy Finance; Ms. Margaret Ma-Connolly, CEO, UBM Asia; Mr. Yogesh Mudras, Managing Director, UBM India and Mr. Rajneesh Khattar, Group Director, UBM India, during the high profile Opening Ceremony on 18th September.
Jul 13th, 2018
NavitasSolar is now among the Top 10 Indian Solar Companies To Work for in 2018
Apr 11th, 2018
The State Government of Gujarat has approved setting up a 5GW solar park at Dholera Special Investment Region (DSIR) in Ahmedabad.
Jan 21st, 2018
India projected to end 2018 as the third largest solar market in the world behind China and the US. India’s solar installations came in second worldwide during the first nine months of 2018 in terms of solar capacity addition. China added a whopping 34.5 GW of solar PV capacity in first nine months of 2018 according to data released by National Energy Administration. India installed the second most with 6.6 MW during the same period. The United States has added about 6.5 MW of solar PV capacity in the first nine months according to SEIA/Wood Mackenzie.