Tata Power Ditches Coal Fired Power plants Most of the renewable energy additions in India is coming from public/ government organizations or large private companies. The country has vowed to reduce its overall carbon footprint and is targeting to install 175 GW of renewable energy installations by 2022. Tata Power one of the largest private producers […]

Could we be better off Cutting Subsidies on Kerosene? Yes, you heard it right the government could end up in huge savings if it switches from kerosene as a source of light to off-grid solar lighting options. It will not only improve reliability on power but also save thousands of lives from the ill-effects of […]

#SolarForASocialCause The Solar Village Project The Solar Village Project is a non-profit organization that helps distribute power to rural families in India and Africa. Approximately 1.3 billion people still live without any access to electricity.  The organization believes that electricity is an essential commodity just like food, clothing, and shelter. It implemented its first project back […]

Now Government Will Only Procure Components from Approved Solar Vendors In order to keep the quality under check, the MNRE has carved out an “Approved List of Models and Manufacturers”. This list consists of approved models and manufacturers of solar modules and solar cells. It consists of two parts – List I specifying models and manufacturers of […]

2019 General Election The 2019 General Election is just around the corner. There are three main outcomes that could occur once the results are out. While there are a number of permutations and combinations, the three key scenarios are –  an NDA government led by the BJP, a UPA government led by the Congress or […]

Fame 2 Incentives for Indian EVs FAME 2 or the Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric Vehicles in India, got the cabinet approval in February this year. The policy aims at promoting electric and hybrid vehicles in the country. The government is looking at encouraging the Indians to adopt electric vehicles to reduce overall levels of air […]