After the whole roar of US Chinese solar trade wars, the World Trade Organization (WHO) has pointed out that US has violated certain rules of international trading in fixing the duties. As a result of which, US needs to revise the duties so as to be in conformity with international rules of trading. USA had [...]

Baramati Solar Project After Gujarat and Rajasthan, Maharashtra is all set to become the next solar hub for India. Welspun Energy plans to construct a 50 MW solar plant called Baramati Solar Project in the Pune district of Maharashtra, under a PPP with Maharashtra State Power Generation Co. Ltd (Mahagenco). Welspun has agreed to bear [...]

Residential solar rooftop systems are proliferating in USA and Australia and 10% of all rooftops in Australia already boast of a rooftop solar system. But almost all systems are connected to the grid without energy storage. They have to rely on the electricity grid during the times when the sun is not shining. This has [...]

Suzlon Suzlon has become India’s largest wind turbine seller once again, with a 20% share of the India market. But Gamesa has emerged as the real star after almost quadrupling its sales last year, to become a very close No.2. Others in the top 5 are also foreign turbine makers such as Enercon and General [...]

India Solar Industry attracts Foreign Investment India’s fast growing solar energy sector is seeing flood of investments from both private and public foreign investors these days. After GE announced a large investment into Welspun Energy’s massive solar farm in Madhya Pradesh, ADB has also announced a $50 million equity infusion into Welspun Energy. KFW is [...]

1500 MW for Indian solar subsidy India is going to offer the largest amount of solar capacity for subsidy allocation till date, in the second batch of its Phase 2 of the JNNSM. The country will offer 1500 MW of solar capacity to bidders soon even, as it has completed the formalities of 750 MW [...]