10 GW Wind capacity installation in India India is planning to go in for dramatic changes in its renewable energy policies to boost solar and wind energy capacities in the country. There have been rumors floating around that India may soon come up with a fixed feed in tariff for solar energy with unlimited capacity [...]

Solar Parks in India Solar parks are being aggressively built both by the government and the private sector to take advantage of India’s solar policy, which subsidizes the development of such parks where a large number of utility solar plants can be built. The first solar park was built in Charnaka, Gujarat and its success [...]

Now focus on Solar farms in India India is going to see rapid growth in solar energy generation in the coming years, after installing capacity much below potential in the last couple of years. Many of the laggard states which had not installed much solar capacity are now moving quickly on this front. Uttar Pradesh [...]

Solar Components exempted from Duty in India Indian solar producers who have been decimated by the severe global oversupply and price fall, have finally something to cheer about. The finance minister in his budget has granted excise duty exemption to imports of parts used in manufacture of solar panels. Copper wire, glass and EVA sheet [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]