Assam to Provide 70% Central Financial Assistance for 14 MW Rooftop Solar Projects

Assam to Provide 70% Central Financial Assistance for 14 MW Rooftop Solar Projects

The Assam Energy Development Agency (AEDA) will provide Central Financial Assistance (CFA) of 70 percent for the development of grid-connected rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) projects across the state. The AEDA ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
New Delhi Gurudwaras Turn to Solar Energy

New Delhi Gurdwaras Turn to Solar Energy

Amid growing concerns about the national capital’s deteriorating air quality, the gurdwaras in the city have decided to turn to solar energy. The gurdwaras in New Delhi have planned to ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
HAL to Develop 4 MW Grid-Connected Rooftop Solar PV Project in Lucknow

HAL to Develop 4 MW Grid-Connected Rooftop Solar PV Project in Lucknow

The Uttar Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPERC) has given its go-ahead to Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) to begin the development of a 4 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
MNRE Has Released Funds for Solar Cities Program

MNRE Has Released ₹259.2 Million (~$4.07 Million) in Funds for Solar Cities Program

The solar cities program is being implemented in 60 cities across 26 Indian states The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has released ₹259.2 million (~$4.07 million) as funds ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
ISA Invites Proposals from Member Countries to Develop Pilot Rooftop Solar Projects

ISA Invites Proposals from Member Countries to Develop Pilot Rooftop Solar Projects

The International Solar Alliance (ISA) has invited proposals from the governmental organizations of its member countries to develop rooftop solar projects at select buildings in their respective countries. These rooftop ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
Delhi's BSES Launches Solar City Initiative to Boost Rooftop Installations

Delhi’s BSES Launches Solar City Initiative to Boost Rooftop Installations

In line with the union government’s endeavor to expand the use of green energy, Delhi’s major distribution company (DISCOM), BSES Rajdhani Power Ltd (BRPL), has launched an initiative called Solar ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
Rooftop Solar Projects to be Heavily Subsidized in Uttar Pradesh

Rooftop Solar Projects to be Heavily Subsidized in Uttar Pradesh

The government of Uttar Pradesh is preparing to launch generous new subsidies for rooftop solar projects in an effort to promote new installations in the state. A source in the ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
GAIL Commissions 5.76 MW DCR Category Rooftop Solar

GAIL Commissions 5.76 MW DCR Category Rooftop Solar Project in Uttar Pradesh

The Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL) has commissioned a 5.76 MW grid-connected rooftop solar project developed under the Domestic Content Requirement (DCR) category. The project has been developed on ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
Haryana Issues Financial Assistance Guidelines for Rooftops

Haryana Issues Financial Assistance Guidelines for Rooftop Solar Projects

The Renewable Energy Department of Haryana has issued new guidelines for the installation of rooftop solar projects in the state. The guidelines will apply to all rooftop solar projects with ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
Development Banks Loaned to Indian Solar Rooftops in 2017

Development Banks Loaned $1.4 Billion to Indian Solar Rooftops in 2017

Various development banks made substantial concessional loans to assist the Indian government in its plans to expand solar rooftop installations in 2017. According to a new report by the Ministry ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
MNRE Financial Assistance to DISCOMs to Boost Rooftop Solar in India

MNRE Announces $3.7B in Financial Assistance to DISCOMs to Boost Rooftop Solar in India

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has released a new proposal to overhaul the existing rooftop solar implementation mechanism by making it the responsibility of distribution companies (DISCOMs) ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
KOR Energy Rooftop Projects

KOR Energy Plans to Develop 2.8 MW of Rooftop Solar in Uttar Pradesh

Indian solar power solutions provider KOR Energy announced that it is preparing to develop 2.8 MW of grid-connected rooftop solar projects for industrial customers in Uttar Pradesh. The company will ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
SECI Releases Final List of Winning Bidders in 500 MW Rooftop Solar Auction

SECI Releases Final List of Winning Bidders in 500 MW Rooftop Solar Auction

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has released the final list of successful bidders/installers who won bids to develop rooftop solar projects in the 500 MW rooftop solar auction ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
Tata Power Solar Commissions Rooftop Solar Carport in Rohini

Tata Power Solar Commissions Rooftop Solar Carport in Rohini

Tata Power Solar has developed a solar carport on the rooftop of the 70,000-square-meter Unity One Mall in Rohini, Delhi. The carport was commissioned on November 27, 2017 and is ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
MNRE Empanelment Rooftop Tenders

MNRE: Empanelment No Longer Required for Rooftop and Small Solar Tenders

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has discontinued the empanelment of channel partners under the grid-connected rooftop and small solar projects program. MNRE said that effective November 23, ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
Canara Bank Empanelment Tenders

Canara Bank Issues Empanelment Tender for Rooftop Solar Project Developers

Canara Bank, a public-sector bank owned by the Government of India, has issued an empanelment tender inviting expressions of interest from rooftop solar project developers for the development of rooftop ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
SBI World Band Rooftop Solar India

SBI and World Bank Extend $357 Million Credit to 7 Indian Companies for Solar Rooftops

The State Bank of India (SBI) and the World Bank have announced ₹23.2 billion ($357 million) in credit facilities for seven Indian solar companies that will be used to develop ...
/ Finance and M&A, Rooftop
India Railway 5 MW Rooftop Solar

5 MW of Rooftop Solar Projects Commissioned for Indian Railways

The Indian Railways have commissioned solar projects aggregating 5 MW. These projects have been set up on the roof tops of Hazrat Nizamuddin, New Delhi, Anand Vihar and Delhi railway ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
Ujaas Energy Rooftop Solar Project in Assam

Ujaas Energy to Develop 2 MW Rooftop Solar Project in Assam

The Assam Energy Development Agency (AEDA) has awarded a work order to Ujaas Energy, a solar project developer and engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractor, for the design, supply, installation, ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
USICEF to Provide Grants for Distributed Solar in India

USICEF to Provide $900,000 in Grants for Distributed Solar in India

The US-India Clean Energy Finance (USICEF) initiative is set to provide $900,000 in grants to companies involved in India’s solar sector as part of an effort to catalyze the adoption ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
Indian Railways Rooftop Solar Contracts

Indian Railways Awards Contracts to Develop 30 MW of Rooftop Solar

Indian Railways has awarded a total of 30 MW of rooftop solar contracts to two firms, with Azure Power set to develop 20 MW and Fourth Partner Energy developing the ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
Rooftop Solar in Sri Lanka

ADB to Provide $50 Million Loan to Develop 50 MW of Rooftop Solar in Sri Lanka

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide $50 million as loan to develop 50 MW of rooftop solar projects in Sri Lanka. This will help diversify the Sri Lankan energy ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
Azure Power Govt Building Rooftop Solar

Azure Power to Develop 50 MW of Rooftop Solar to Electrify Government Buildings

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has awarded Azure Power with a contract to develop 50 MW of rooftop solar in India. Azure Power will be developing rooftop projects ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
Rooftop Solar in India

Ujaas Energy Wins Contracts to Develop Over 22 MW of Rooftop Solar in India

Ujaas Energy has won contracts to develop a total of 22.03 MW of grid-connected solar across India through three different tenders. The company received a letter of award (LOA) from ...
/ Rooftop, Solar
Solar Projects in India

Punjab National Bank to Provide $500 Million to Finance Rooftop Solar Projects in India

The Punjab National Bank (PNB) will finance rooftop solar projects in India through a customized program and will provide up to $500 million (~₹32 billion) in term loans to developers ...
/ Rooftop, Solar