Chandigarh – Model Solar City In 2016, the rooftop solar capital of Chandigarh had issued a notification making installation of solar panels mandatory on the rooftops of residential houses measuring 500 square yard and above and group housing societies. With only two months left for the two-year deadline to expire, the Chandigarh administration is all set […]

Rooftop Solar on a Residential complex in Mumbai Though rooftop solar is growing at a snail’s pace in India, people have not entirely given up on this technology. Recently, a co-operative residential society in Mumbai installed solar panels on its rooftop which is helping it save INR 25,000 in its monthly electricity bill – that […]

Bank Loans For India Rooftop Solar Rooftop solar is still in a distressed condition in India. In spite of the government enacting several laws and incentives, rooftop solar failed to gain the required momentum in the country.  While construction of solar farms and ground-mounted PV technologies is the most prevalent in India, other forms like […]

India’s Second Largest Rooftop Solar project Installed  After the country’s and the world’s largest rooftop solar project installed in 2015 near Amritsar, Punjab, India got its second-largest rooftop solar project in the new year of 2018. The 11.5 MW solar rooftop project installed by Tata Power and Larsen and Toubro has the capacity to generate 27 […]

Unsubsidized Solar Market in India While lower prices of ground mounted utility solar energy plant in India have made headlines for a long time, rooftop and distributed solar energy systems have not made much of an impact till now. However, with a growing ecosystem of suppliers and falling costs, rooftop solar energy prices are now […]

Can Solar & EVs Save New Delhi? The air quality in India’s capital has deteriorated from bad to hazardous level. While the government did its bit by banning crackers this Diwali, the stubble burning in Haryana has worsened the current air conditions. The air quality index of the Central Pollution Control board (CPCB) had a […]