Solar Spill in Australia  Australia has the highest penetration of solar rooftop energy in the world with almost 20% of Australian households sporting solar systems. But now the success of solar energy is starting to bite, as too much solar energy being generated in the day is causing issues in demand absorption. As solar energy is […]

Solar Auctions India – Challenges The Indian government plans to substantially ramp up its plan to hold solar auctions as it wants the whole 100 GW of solar energy to be tendered out by 2020 so that plants can be built in time by 2022 to meet its ambitious target. However, teething problems are creeping […]

The Indian solar manufacturing industry has been in the ICU for the last couple of years but the government which has primarily been a big cause for this has turned a deaf ear. Even as India’s solar developers install gigawatts of solar projects gorging on dirt cheap Chinese low quality import dumps, solar manufacturers in […]

SoftBank’s Solar Investment in India Japanese conglomerate Softbank which has been one of the largest VC and PE investors in the Indian technology ecosystem now plans to take over the Indian renewable energy sector as well. The company plans a massive $100 billion investment into India’s solar industry over the next 10-15 years. Softbank which […]

Solar Roadways in China China is all set to once again revolutionize the solar market. The country is testing its solar roadways which are plastic covered solar panels laid on roads. The plastic-like look of the solar roads is due to a complex polymer that is used in the construction. The product will not only […]

Dholera Solar Park Gujarat is once again poised to set a record in terms of solar installations. The state which once trailblazed solar energy growth in India has now moved down in ranking owing to massive jumps made by the Indian states of Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. The state has now announced building […]