Solar energy is getting real day by day. There have been numerous success stories of solar-generated power and the renewable source of energy has been accredited to save millions of tons of carbon dioxide. Two prominent organizations in India that have plans to install solar power plants and benefit from it are the Udupi Sri Krishna […]

Shares of U.S. renewable energy companies performed extremely well in the last year. President Joe Biden’s win and COVID-19 pandemic led to a positive stimulus in the stock performance. Clean energy has made tremendous progress over the last decade with prices going down by more than 80% and technology improvements by leaps and bounds. There is […]

India so far attained ~93 GW of total RE capacity installation in February 2021. It has ~50 GW of renewable energy projects underway and ~27 GW under various bidding stages. The country installed more nearly 420 MW in the month of February itself. Out of the total 93 GW, solar and wind both roughly accounted for ~39 […]

After Tesla, Ola is planning to start an e-scooter factory in Tamil Nadu, India. Ola signed a Rs 2,400 crore MoU with the Tamil Nadu government in December last year and began construction in February this year. Unlike Tesla, electric vehicles by Ola will target the large masses in India by targeting the two-wheeler segment in […]

Solar Imports to become Costly starting next year In order to save its domestic manufacturing, the Indian government has once again decided to impose 40% basic customs duty (BCD) on imported solar modules and 25% on solar cells from 1 April 2022. The intent is to make imports more expensive and encourage manufacturing in India. This customs duty […]

India still relies heavily on coal for its power needs. More than 80% of the country’s electricity comes from burning coal, oil, and biomass currently, according to a report by the IEA. India accounted for 7% of the global CO2 emissions in 2018, right after China and the U.S. India is poised to become one of the top […]