DOE gives USD 7.8m for renewables on tribal lands

June 26 (Renewables Now) – The US Department of Energy (DOE) will provide some USD 7.8 million (EUR 7m) in financing for 13 renewable energy projects on tribal lands. In a press release on Thursday, the DOE said that the grants will be allocated through its Office of Indian Energy Policy and Programmes. They will … Read more

India ROUND-UP: Weather and low cost power portals, Maharashtra 2GW tenders, Tamil net metering cuts – PV

Piyush Goyal launches weather and lowest cost power Portals Credit: Government of India Energy minister Piyush Goyal has launched a new ‘Weather Portal’ for the power sector aiming to help distribution companies (Discoms) to manage power supply and plan infrastructure availability in response to extreme weather. An Indian government release said heat waves, cold waves, … Read more

India ROUND-UP: Weather and low cost power portals, Maharashtra 2GW tenders, Tamil net metering cuts - PV-Tech

PV-TechEnergy minister Piyush Goyal has launched a new ‘Weather Portal’ for the power sector aiming to help distribution companies (Discoms) to manage power supply and plan infrastructure availability in response to extreme weather. An Indian government … and more …read more

Nuclear power infrastructure: Here is why Narendra Modi …

The govt decision to add 7,000 MW to India’s nuclear power capacity is good news on the energy and environment fronts. (Image: PTI) The Union government’s approval last month for the construction of 10 nuclear power units with a cumulative capacity of 7,000 MW has reaffirmed India’s commitment to helping meet its energy needs through … Read more

Nuclear power infrastructure: Here is why Narendra Modi government adding 7000 MW to India’s Npower capacity is …

The govt decision to add 7,000 MW to India’s nuclear power capacity is good news on the energy and environment fronts. (Image: PTI) The Union government’s approval last month for the construction of 10 nuclear power units with a cumulative capacity of 7,000 MW has reaffirmed India’s commitment to helping meet its energy needs through … Read more

Maharashtra to float tender for 500 MW solar park

According to reports, Maharashtra, with the present solar installed capacity of 406 MW, has undertaken capacity addition of 2,500 MW by 2022 through public private partnership (PPP) and engineering procurement construction (EPC) basis. The state-run Maharashtra State Power Generation Company (MahaGenco) will invite tender in July for the development of a solar park with 500 … Read more

TN to increase installed capacity of solar energy

According to reports, Tamil Nadu Government has floated tenders for generating solar energy to the tune of 1,500 MW as part of its proposal to increase the installed power capacity in solar energy to 5,000 MW in coming years. According to the policy note tabled in the state assembly by Electricity Minister P Thangamani today, … Read more