INDIAN MARKETS

Will Apple boost the Solar Brand!

Apple’s Solar connection The leading tech giant Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) is now all set to sell solar energy, generated from its farms. The $530 billion company has always been aggressive about renewable energy. It has been looking for ways to use renewable energy as the main source of power in its facilities worldwide. Amongst one...

SOLAR ENERGY

Where can I install Solar Panels on my House

Roofs for Rooftop Solar installation Planning to install a rooftop solar system? The most important thing to consider whether you have the appropriate roof that can support the PV system and what kind of roofs can be utilised for the installation. A clear well-lit roof is a prerequisite for installing a rooftop solar PV system....

WIND ENERGY

India to hold the first Wind Energy Auction for building out 1000 MW of wind power capacity in the country

First Wind Energy Auction in India The Indian government has promoted wind and solar energy in the country through radically different business models. Wind energy growth in India has mainly taken place through well-defined feed in tariffs given in different states, along with central fiscal incentives such as accelerated depreciation and generation based incentives. Wind...

CLIMATE CHANGE

Good News for Indian Energy Sector – Obama-Modi Recent US Meet

Obama-Modi Recent US Meet During PM Narendra Modi’s recent visit to USA, US President Obama and Modi decided to channelize work on the renewable energy front. Amongst other important things, the two agreed to bring the Paris treaty into force before Obama’s retirement by the end of 2016. Climate change, clean energy and energy security...

GREEN STOCKS

Will an Achievement linked Incentive scheme boost Rooftop Solar in India

  What is Achievement Linked Incentive Scheme Achievement linked incentive scheme was launched by the MNRE in May 2016 that promises an incentive on the total project cost, in case the full target is achieved. It is like a bonus paid from an employer to an employee, in case he achieves his targets. The Indian...

WORLD ECONOMY & MARKETS

Why Japan will not remain a Solar Sunrise Market for too long

Japan to go the German way Japan is one of the major demand drivers for the solar market globally installing around 10 GW of solar capacity for the last couple of years and accounting for nearly 20% of the global demand. Like China Japan suddenly started ramping up solar capacity in 2012-13, as Europe stopped...

TECHNOLOGY

Luxury/ Expensive Smartphones in India – Top Picks 2016

The Indian Smartphone Industry – 2016 India has become the second largest market for smartphones, beating USA. India has a large growing population, with increasing demand for smartphones. India has a huge potential for this industry, with the smartphone penetration still below 30%. Samsung was the largest vendor for smartphones in India. Micromax, Lenovo, Intex...