CSIQ to cut capacity expansion The oversupply which has hit the industry hard and fast has made a number of solar panel companies revise their plans for expansion of solar panel capacity, which they had planned for 2016. First Solar has already announced that they would not go ahead with the increase in solar panel […]

Wind Energy – Tamil Nadu Tamil Nadu has always been the leading state in India in terms of wind energy, with massive number of wind farms installed in the state. It has been historically the No.1 state in terms of wind energy capacity though in recent times the growth has stalled because of the unavailability […]

Industry watchers have been surprised by the sudden and sharp falling solar panel prices by around 10% in the last couple of months. Even the dramatic declines in solar panel prices in the last 5-7 years had not prepared the industry for this sudden precipitous decline in solar panel prices. The main reason for the […]

Reverse Auction Tenders- Wind Energy India Wind energy developers in India have had a relatively good time as compared to solar energy developers with decent IRRs in the range of 15-20% and low competition. Several independent power producers (IPPs) have made wind energy as a focus area and have developed a large profitable portfolio. Renew […]

Wind Solar Hybrid – Andhra Pradesh Andhra Pradesh, the southern India state which used to be a power deficit state has now not only become a power surplus state, but also the hub of renewable energy generation in India. The state has already established a number of large solar parks in the state and has […]

New Solar Wafer Technology The last 5-10 years have seen a dramatic decline in the costs of silicon solar panel, mainly due to the improvement in manufacturing processes and increase in scale. The cost drop has been so fast and so steep that it has made solar energy competitive with major fossil fuels, such as […]