Shares of U.S. renewable energy companies performed extremely well in the last year. President Joe Biden’s win and COVID-19 pandemic led to a positive stimulus in the stock performance. Clean energy has made tremendous progress over the last decade with prices going down by more than 80% and technology improvements by leaps and bounds. There is […]

India so far attained ~93 GW of total RE capacity installation in February 2021. It has ~50 GW of renewable energy projects underway and ~27 GW under various bidding stages. The country installed more nearly 420 MW in the month of February itself. Out of the total 93 GW, solar and wind both roughly accounted for ~39 […]

Solar Imports to become Costly starting next year In order to save its domestic manufacturing, the Indian government has once again decided to impose 40% basic customs duty (BCD) on imported solar modules and 25% on solar cells from 1 April 2022. The intent is to make imports more expensive and encourage manufacturing in India. This customs duty […]

India still relies heavily on coal for its power needs. More than 80% of the country’s electricity comes from burning coal, oil, and biomass currently, according to a report by the IEA. India accounted for 7% of the global CO2 emissions in 2018, right after China and the U.S. India is poised to become one of the top […]

It is no secret that all of us experienced cleaner air and enjoyed the peaceful sounds of nature during the COVID-19 pandemic-induced lockdown and somewhere down the line have vowed to do our bit to help conserve the environment. I have been noticing a surge in the news leading to more awareness about going green and using renewable […]

Once again the capital city of India is striving to adopt rooftop solar at an increased pace. Delhi Metro is currently producing over 32 MW of solar power through rooftop solar plants at its premises and is planning to meet all its energy requirements from clean solar energy in the future. The power plants are installed at Dwarka Sector […]