INDIAN MARKETS

Will India Benefit From An Integrated Power Ministry

With the new BJP-led NDA government at the center,  the Indians are expecting several structural and economic reforms which would benefit the country in the long run.  The Indian stock market is recording all-time highs on the prospects of a strong pro-business political ruling for the next five years. Expectations of the Modi government enacting strong pro-growth...

SOLAR ENERGY

Water Crisis in the Solar Industry

Efficient Use Of Water in Solar Scarcity of Water is a looming threat for our generation. India itself is facing acute water shortage as a result of drying up of its wells, lakes and other sources of groundwater. Maharashtra and nearly half the country faced drought conditions before the onset of monsoons. Not only farmers but...

WIND ENERGY

Why Job Creation Has slowed Down in the Renewable Energy Sector

Renewable Energy Jobs – India Solar and wind energy are not only helping in reducing our carbon footprint but are also huge generators of jobs. According to the Council on Energy, Environment and Water (CEEW), 1 MW of wind power creates 1.27 job-years of employment. Similarly, 1 MW of rooftop solar capacity can create 24.72 job-years, while ground-mounted...

CLIMATE CHANGE

Does Society show Indifference towards Climate Change

Climate Change Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg referred to as a climate change warrior, became famous for her emphatic speeches, in one of which she employs EU leaders to act “as if the house was on fire,” the house being our planet. The 15-year old girl managed to put into words what had been left unsaid...

GREEN STOCKS

Water Crisis in the Solar Industry

Efficient Use Of Water in Solar Scarcity of Water is a looming threat for our generation. India itself is facing acute water shortage as a result of drying up of its wells, lakes and other sources of groundwater. Maharashtra and nearly half the country faced drought conditions before the onset of monsoons. Not only farmers but...

WORLD ECONOMY & MARKETS

China Solar Installations could Fall 10%-50% this year

China moves to a Market Driven Mechanism The Chinese solar market is the major driver of solar panel prices globally given that it accounts for around 45%-50% of the overall global demand. The demand in China is watched very closely by industry participants as it can quickly turn a shortage position into an oversupply situation...

TECHNOLOGY

Is Hyperloop Just A Case of Hyperbole or Will It Disrupt The Transport Industry

Can Hyperloop Disrupt The Transport Industry Hyperloop has gathered vast amounts of media attention in the past few years and is said to be the next big thing in transportation industry set to disrupt the trillion dollar industry. However, the hype around Hyperloop has failed to produce anything concrete till date, unlike Electric Vehicles which are...