Yet another story about solar benevolence! The renowned Badrinarayan temple in Surat switched to solar power and is utilizing the savings from electricity bill towards promoting education in the region. The temple claims that the electricity bill has dropped down from Rs. 1.5-2 lakhs per month to just Rs. 10,000-12,000 per month. With these savings, […]

Lumos which is a Dutch company operating in the off-grid solar space in Nigeria plans to substantially scale up its presence in the Western African country. Nigeria like many of the other African states has a huge energy access issue with a large section of its population having no access to electricity as there is […]

Solar in Andhra Pradesh The Indian renewable energy developer community has been in the ICU for the last six months as a change in the government in the southern state of Andhra Pradesh led to a massive cash flow issue. The new government came in and said that it would not honor the power purchase […]

Solar Energy – 2050 Solar energy is all set to continue its spectacular growth in the future continuing the trend it has shown over the last decade. As per IRENA, solar energy will see investments of more than USD 6 trillion over the next three decades leading to a 18x multiple of current solar capacity […]

The Indian state of Uttar Pradesh is all set to begin the P2P blockchain solar power trading project in India. The project will be done in partnership with Power Ledger, a blockchain energy company in Australia. It is expected to be open for trial beginning March 2020. Uttar Pradesh is the largest and most populated state […]

India along with other South Asian countries as well as Africa used to the prime market for off-grid solar products. The off-grid solar industry has become a multibillion-dollar industry with low priced solar lanterns, streetlights, home lighting systems, etc. finding ready takers at the bottom of the pyramid in these countries. Many of these countries […]