In a bid to take India one step closer to achieving its solar installation target of 100 GW by 2022, the government will launch $5 billion of transmission-line tenders in phases, starting this June. The country is looking at building transmission lines for 66 GW at an estimated investment of 430 billion rupees. Transmission infrastructure has always been […]

2p/ unit Incentive to States for providing Solar Parks Land The Indian government has notified that the power sold from solar parks will result in 2 paise (around 0.03 cents) per unit, been given to the state where the park is located in. This incentive will not be given by the central government but by the […]

Floating solar farms have become one of the fastest growing segments of solar energy in recent times. The attractiveness of floating solar comes from the following factors: a) No requirements of land which is a major issue in land-constrained countries such as India, Singapore etc. b) Increased efficiency of solar panels leading to higher power […]

India installed around 16 GW of new power capacity in 2018 with more than 8 GW of the capacity coming from solar energy marking a new milestone for the country’s solar development which is progressing by leaps and bounds. The rest of the capacity was composed mainly of coal and a bit of wind energy. […]

Having a solar system that helps cut down the cost of electricity in your house can be an exciting and budget-friendly experience. Solar panels are a source of renewable energy that is eco-friendly. Panels can be installed on the roof or in an open space. They are one of the most preferred sources of clean […]

The sunny state of India, Rajasthan has witnessed the lowest tariff bid of Rs 2.48/kWh in a 750 MW solar tender by SECI. Project developers will be free to choose any land for setting up of the plant as these will not be a part of the existing solar power parks. The tender was naturally […]