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Solar and Wind Account for Over 60% of New Power Capacity Additions in India as of 9M 2017

Solar and Wind accounted for majority of new power capacity additions with renewable energy installations accounting for almost 19 percent of the country’s total installed power as of September 30, ...
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Monthly Recap

Month in a Minute: Top Headlines From the Indian Renewable Energy Sector in October 2017

Here is a list of important headlines, developments and data points from India’s renewable energy sector during October 2017. ACME Solar Holdings announced that it is looking to raise $337 ...
/ Markets & Policy, Solar, Uncategorized
Records Keep Falling at Bhadla Solar Park Auctions as Tariff Breaches Rs.2.50 (~$0.038)/kWh in the 500 MW Phase-III Solar Park Auction

Records Keep Falling at Bhadla Solar Park Auctions as Tariff Breaches Rs.2.50 (~$0.038)/kWh in the 500 MW Phase-III Solar Park Auction

In India, the solar tariff breached Rs.2.50 (~$0.038)/kWh, making it cheaper than thermal power in some cases. In the 500 MW Bhadla Phase-III Solar Park auction, ACME quoted a tariff ...
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SolarEdge Expands into India with New offices in Bangalore

SolarEdge Expands into India with New offices in Bangalore

SolarEdge, a leader in PV inverters, power optimizers, and module-level monitoring services, opened its India office in Bangalore. SolarEdge is already active in the Indian PV market and is now ...
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India Renewable Energy

Renewables on the Rise in India’s Energy Mix

Environmental concerns have led to a firm push toward solar and wind energy in India. The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) plans to add 175 GW of renewable ...
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Month in a Minute: Important Headlines and Data Points from the Indian Renewable Sector in November 2016

Month in a Minute: Important Headlines and Data Points from the Indian Renewable Sector in November 2016

In the first ever wind auction in the country, Solar Energy Corporation of India has invited tenders to set up 1,000 MW of Inter-State Transmission System-connected wind power projects. (read more) A ...
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India Renewable Energy Policy Roundup: November 2016

India Renewable Energy Policy Roundup: November 2016

Here is a policy roundup from central, state and government agencies from the month of November covering renewable energy in India. CEA Invites Comments from the Public on its Draft ...
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Survey

Awareness of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Low in India, According to Survey by Mercom Capital Group

71% of consumers in India willing to pay higher rates for electricity from renewable energy sources  According to a first-of-its-kind survey conducted by Mercom Capital Group titled 'India Renewable Energy ...
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DIREC Conference

Delhi International Renewable Energy Conference (DIREC) India 2010 Wrap-Up; Impressive attendance, everybody wants to be a part of the growing sector but how?

With more than 9,000 delegates, over 250 speakers and 600 exhibitors from 50 countries, DIREC 2010 turned out to be the most significant event for renewable energy held in India ...
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SolarCon Hyderabad India

Indian Solar Industry – Cautiously Optimistic

Highlights from SOLARCON India 2010 Mercom Communications India, Pvt. Ltd., a subsidiary of Mercom Capital Group, a clean energy communications and consulting firm attended the SOLARCON India 2010 conference held ...
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