INDIAN MARKETS

Eco-friendly Ways to Heat up your Home this Winter

Guest Post Despite efforts such as this example from the UK to help combat rising energy bills and keep utility costs down for homeowners, the fact remains that for many, these expenses can still be quite difficult to afford. So, with winter around the corner and the necessity to keep our homes warm, there are...

SOLAR ENERGY

Solar Energy Kills New Plans For Coal Power As No Is One Willing To Sign PPAs

Solar Inhibits New Coal Power Plants Solar energy is not only becoming a problem for existing fossil fuel plants with its ever decreasing prices (already fallen below that of coal in India), but also plans for new coal power plants. The power industry has worked on the business model of long-term power purchase contracts (PPAs)...

WIND ENERGY

Global Wind Turbine Industry Sees Growing Volumes But Decreasing Margins As Governments Get Smarter

Trends in The Global Wind Turbine Industry The global wind turbine industry is going through another major turning point as margins have started to shrink sharply due to governments setting up new wind energy capacity usage rules. The world’s top two players Vestas and Gamesa-Siemens saw their recent quarterly results being hit hard by lower...

CLIMATE CHANGE

Solar and EVs Could be the Answer to Rising Air Pollution in The Indian Capital

Can Solar & EVs Save New Delhi? The air quality in India’s capital has deteriorated from bad to hazardous level. While the government did its bit by banning crackers this Diwali, the stubble burning in Haryana has worsened the current air conditions. The air quality index of the Central Pollution Control board (CPCB) had a...

GREEN STOCKS

Solar Energy Kills New Plans For Coal Power As No Is One Willing To Sign PPAs

Solar Inhibits New Coal Power Plants Solar energy is not only becoming a problem for existing fossil fuel plants with its ever decreasing prices (already fallen below that of coal in India), but also plans for new coal power plants. The power industry has worked on the business model of long-term power purchase contracts (PPAs)...

WORLD ECONOMY & MARKETS

10 GW+ “Industrial 4.0” Chinese Solar Capacities Could Strengthen Their Dominance Once and For All

Industrial 4.0, AI and Data Analytics in Solar Manufacturing The Chinese solar companies are rapidly improving their technology and scale of operations further extending their lead over the few remaining non-Chinese solar players. Canadian Solar recently announced that it would become the first company to have a 10 GW+ solar module capacity in 2018. It may be beaten...

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...