India’s Present Solar Tariffs 30 Percent Lower Than Current Thermal Power Costs: Study

According to Vibhuti Garg, co-author of the study by IEEFA and JMK Research & Analytics and energy economist at IEEFA, as per present market conditions, tariffs below Rs 2.50 per kWh are economically not viable in India’s solar sector

Business | 22/05/2020 | By Moulin

Global Green Energy Growth to Drop for First Time in 20 Years: IEA Report

The world is set to build fewer wind turbines, solar plants, and other installations that produce renewable electricity this year as energy demand has been reduced across commercial and industrial sectors and logistics issues delay projects

Business | 20/05/2020 | By Moulin

Asia Set for Renewable Energy Transition, Regardless of COVID-19: IEEFA Report

“India imported some $250 billion worth of fossil fuels in 2019, both a massive economic drain and a major energy security risk. Leveraging renewable energy resources allows for domestic diversification away from imports and helps reduce energy security risks,” IEEFA said

Business | 18/05/2020 | By Moulin

Govt. Provides Economic Stimulus to Power Discoms with Liquidity worth Rs. 90,000 Crore

State-owned Power Finance Corporation (PFC) and Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) will instill the liquidity by raising an amount of about ₹90,000 crores from the market against the receivables of discoms. The state governments will provide a security

Policies & Regulations | 13/05/2020 | By Moulin

COVID-19 Offers Opportunities for Ramping Up Domestic Solar Module Manufacturing

However, the industry feels there is a serious need for a national vision policy for local solar modules manufacturing as well as ancillary products, in line of solar power generation target of 100 GW by 2022 under National Solar Mission

Renewable energy / Solar PV | 11/05/2020 | By Moulin

T&D Equipment Providers Likely to Be Buoyant to Business Interruptions: Ind-Ra Report

Nevertheless, the players involved in the supply of transmission and distribution (T&D) equipment are expected to be more buoyant than the traditional steel industry players

Business | 26/05/2020 | By Moulin

Solar Has Massive Potential to Advantage Energy Extensive Sectors: Nitin Gadkari

While underlining the importance of solar energy, he said sectors such as agriculture, warehousing, etc. are energy extensive sectors and proper commercial use of solar energy such as solar water pump for irrigation and solar electricity for cold storage can contribute towards reducing power cost

Policies & Regulations | 26/05/2020 | By Moulin

Germany Set to Assist India Assess Optimal Power Balancing to Meet RE Plans by 2022

It is the first control reserve study to be conducted in this part of the world and targets to measure the control reserve requirements that are needed to balance the energy supply from wind and solar and energy demand, according to the renewable energy plans of India’s southern states by 2022

Business | 26/05/2020 | By Moulin

Amazon to Develop Solar Projects worth 615 MW in China, Australia, and the U.S.

The projects with a total capacity of 615 MW, once complete, will provide 1.2 MWh of renewable energy to the company’s fulfillment network and Amazon Web Service data centers

Business | 25/05/2020 | By Moulin

Cochin Port Trust Issues Tender Pursuing Developers for Floating Solar Project worth 1.5 MW

Moreover, the contract period is 25 years from the date of executing a power purchase agreement (PPA) and maximum allowable levellised tariff of 25 years cost of RESCO model is Rs 3.97 per kWh

Renewable energy / Solar PV | 25/05/2020 | By Moulin

JA Solar to Showcase New Lineup of PV Modules During Online VR Exhibition

The Shenzhen-listed PV products provider will display its lineup of PV modules including the 450W+ modules and the newly launched ultra-highly powerful PV module DeepBlue 3.0 with power output up to 525W+

Renewable energy / Solar PV | 25/05/2020 | By Moulin

Arctech Solar Supplies 575MW SkyLine Trackers to Middle East's Largest PV Plant

This project is not only the largest utility-scale PV plant in the Middle East to date but also one of the world's largest PV plant boasting single-axis trackers and bifacial modules

Business | 25/05/2020 | By Moulin

SECI Releases NIT for Setting Up of Grid Connected Solar Plant worth 10 MW in Rajasthan

However, SECI added that the detailed request for selection (RFS) document including its annexures are under preparation right now and will be uploaded on its website latest by June 1, 2020

Renewable energy / Solar PV | 22/05/2020 | By Moulin

India's Annual EV Sales to Reach 2 Million Mark by 2040: BloombergNEF Report

"The cost improvements will help drive annual EV sales to above two million units by 2040, from about 3,500 units in 2019," BNEF said in its latest release, adding that falling lithium-ion battery prices over the next decade will make electric passenger vehicles competitive with internal combustion engine vehicle segments in India

Other Energy Applications / Sustainable Transport | 22/05/2020 | By Moulin

Haryana Commissions It's Foremost Grid-Connected 1.2 MW Biogas-Based Power Plant

Set up by Mor Bio Energy Private Limited and the entire output shall be purchased by the Haryana Power Purchase Centre at a tariff to be decided by the Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission

Renewable energy / Biomass | 22/05/2020 | By Moulin

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