The Indian thermal power sector is seeing huge distress due to the lower solar and wind prices which is making it very hard to sell coal-generated power in India. While solar power prices can be now bought at INR 2.5/kWh, thermal coal power prices were found to be quite high at INR 4.24/kWh in the […]

Global Tender Activity Solar energy is definitely here to stay! Solar energy led the overall global power sector with 216 tenders accounting for 73%, followed by thermal with 33 tenders and an 11.3% share and hydro with 20 tenders and a 6.8% share. With 209 tenders accounting for 71.8%, Asia-Pacific held the top position during Q4 2019, followed […]

Our world has entered a climate crisis, the effects of which will have a huge impact on our children and generations to come. Thankfully, more and more people are becoming aware of this, and by taking action now we may be able to avert the worst predictions. Collective action is important, but we all need […]

India is already the third largest emitter of carbon in the world and is one of the biggest users of coal. It will be the biggest growth driver of energy demand in the next 40 years, as the per capita energy demand increases for its 1.3 billion population. Despite committing to increase the share of its […]

Railways is a highly power-oriented enterprise, having high energy requirements. Indian Railways in the past have been taking various measures to go solar and railways of many zones have already adopted solar power on a large scale. Guwahati is ranking high on Google search results – no not for a vacation/ holiday, but for becoming the […]

India’s renewable energy industry has been in turmoil ever since the new government under Jagan Reddy came to power in the southern state of Andhra Pradesh. He quickly put a spanner in the works by declaring hold on all new solar and wind projects and refusing to honor the power purchase agreements which were signed by […]