Can Solar & EVs Save New Delhi? The air quality in India’s capital has deteriorated from bad to hazardous level. While the government did its bit by banning crackers this Diwali, the stubble burning in Haryana has worsened the current air conditions. The air quality index of the Central Pollution Control board (CPCB) had a […]

India is a huge county and a large portion of the Indian population still lives in darkness. The situation is even worse in villages, where people have to go to nearby towns for charging their mobile phone batteries. Thanks to solar lights and chargers, the condition has improved these days. The Indian rural market, therefore, […]

Source Wise Power Installed Capacity in India The total installed capacity has reached to 310 GW with generation mix of thermal (69.4%), renewable (14.8%), hydro (13.9%) and nuclear (1.9%). Clearly, renewable energy has registered an impressive growth in the last couple of years, becoming the second largest source of power in India after thermal sources. […]

Energy Storage Booming in Australia Utilities in Europe and Australia are facing new constraints with the rapid uptake of renewable energy and distributed energy resources (DER) such as energy storage. It is a question of adapting or dying. Australia is already a trailblazer in DER with almost 20% of Australian homes having solar panel systems […]

Smart Policy for Nuclear Electric Power in India The Indian cabinet today approved a plan to build a massive 35 GW of nuclear power capacity using domestic nuclear technology and reactors. This is a very smart policy change as it will reduce the reliance on imported reactors and technology for building out India nuclear electric […]

Fate of Solar Industry In 2017 Solar panel prices fall has been an industry phenomenon since the last 10 years ever since the Chinese solar panel companies entered the industry in force. Through massive subsidies from the Chinese government, these companies expanded scale like there was no tomorrow and sent prices crashing down each year. […]