Life is weird isn’t it? I am sure we have all faced a situation in our life, where we fail to understand or reason why it happened – either good or bad? Sushil Kumar of Motihari didn’t know he would win Rs 5 crores in Kaun Banega Crorepati or Richard Fuld of Lehman Brothers would […]

Solar Subsidy in India I have always received many queries from my readers regarding the availability of solar subsidy in India. Though solar energy prices are becoming comparable to the commercial electricity prices in many states of India, it still commands a large upfront spend initially. The government of India had set up JNNSM (Jawaharlal […]

Jostein Kristensen on impact of Brexit on UK Energy Supply The looming EU referendum has caused sweeping uncertainty across the UK, and one sector facing significant disruption from a ‘yes’ vote in June is the energy market. Today the policy of the UK government is to subsidise imported electricity through capacity mechanism. In light of […]

Advantages of using e-boats in India In an attempt to reduce pollution and drive the Clean Ganga mission, the Indian PM Narendra Modi had gifted e-boats to the boatmen in Varanasi. These boats were supposed to run on power supplied by the rechargeable batteries, which in turn would get charge from solar panels. The PM […]

SunPower Q1’16 Results SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) reported its Q1’16 results last week. The company known for its high efficiency panels, reported a good execution across all segments. The last quarter of 2015 was also marked by strong execution, as a number of projects were completed earlier than expected. SunPower has an impressive project pipeline and confirms […]

SECI to become a Power Developer The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has been made the nodal agency to help the government implement a target of 100 GW of solar power by 2022. This non-profit company has till date helped in the bidding process by putting out tenders for grid scale and rooftop power […]