Insights on Clean Energy Adoption for Noida’s C&I Consumers

Insights on Clean Energy Adoption for Noida’s C&I Consumers

Following the resounding success of the C&I Clean Energy Meet series hosted across different cities by Mercom India, it is headed to Noida in Uttar Pradesh to cap a successful ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Mercom’s Clean Energy Meet Expands Awareness on Cost Savings, Increasing Brand Value

Mercom’s Clean Energy Meet Expands Awareness on Cost Savings, Increasing Brand Value

Green energy adoption is indisputably good for businesses despite a less than conducive regulatory environment and the recent spike in the input cost for solar installation, industry experts said at ...
Mercom Brings C&I Consumers Together at the Ahmedabad Clean Energy Meet

Mercom Brings C&I Consumers Together at the Ahmedabad Clean Energy Meet

Mercom India’s C&I Clean Energy Meet 2022 series provides a unique platform for the country’s commercial and industrial (C&I) consumers to interact with renewable energy experts and understand the viability ...
Chennai’s C&I Sector Looks to Adopt Solar to Meet Energy Demand as ROIs Improve

Chennai’s C&I Sector Looks to Adopt Solar to Meet Energy Demand as ROIs Improve

Mercom India’s recently concluded C&I Clean Energy Meet 2022 in Chennai addressed commercial and industrial (C&I) consumers’ concerns on the viability of solar open access as an alternative energy source ...
/ / C&I, Solar
Industries in Coimbatore Meet Clean Energy Experts for Solutions to Cut Power Costs

Industries in Coimbatore to Meet Clean Energy Experts for Solutions to Cut Power Costs

In pursuit of clean energy sources to meet their energy needs, Commercial & Industrial (C&I) entities have resorted to rooftop solar because of its easy availability and the savings on ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Meeting Renewable Targets and Saving Costs Through Solar Adoption in C&I Segment (1)

Meeting Renewable Targets and Saving Costs Through Solar Adoption in C&I Segment

Companies in the commercial and Industrial (C&I) segment have significantly turned to renewable energy to meet their energy needs and save money on electricity costs. In many states currently, the ...
/ / C&I, Solar
Cost Savings and Net-Zero Targets Drive Solar Adoption in the C&I Segment

Cost Savings and Net-Zero Targets Drive Solar Adoption in the C&I Segment

Businesses have to embrace renewable energy faster and in more significant numbers if India has to realize its non-fossil fuel energy target by 2030. The Commercial and Industrial (C&I) segment ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Chhattisgarh Makes Rapid Strides Towards Expanding Solar Open Access Market

Chhattisgarh Makes Rapid Strides Towards Expanding Solar Open Access Market

Karnataka was the top state for solar open access installations in the first quarter (Q1) of the calendar year (CY) 2022, followed closely by Maharashtra, Gujarat, Chhattisgarh, and Tamil Nadu ...
Open Access Solar for Hospitals and Industries in Need of Uninterrupted Power

Open Access Renewables for Hospitals and Industries in Need of Low-Cost Power

Initially launched as a non-discriminatory provision to promote other businesses to enter the power sector other than distribution companies (DISCOMs), open access is now seen as the key contributor to ...
New Green Energy Open Access Policy States Must Walk the Talk

New Green Energy Open Access Policy: States Must Walk the Talk

The Ministry of Power recently issued the Green Energy Open Access Rules, which can catalyze the transition of small-scale industries, commercial consumers, and large households to green energy. According to ...
Rooftop Solar for C&I Sector Can Earn a 25-35% Return on Investment Within a Year

Rooftop Solar for C&I Sector Can Earn a 25-35% Return on Investment Within a Year

In the first quarter of 2022, India recorded 456 MW of rooftop solar capacity installations, a 34% year-over-year growth per the Mercom India Rooftop Solar Market Report Q1 2022. The ...
/ / Rooftop, Solar
C&I Consumers Eager to Make the Switch to Clean Energy and Save on Power Bills

C&I Consumers Eager to Make the Switch to Clean Energy and Save on Power Bills

Mercom India’s recently held C&I Clean Energy Meet 2022 in Bengaluru brought together solar sector stakeholders and commercial and industrial entities on the same platform to discuss the benefits of ...
Maruti Suzuki India Installs a 20 MW Solar Carport at its Manesar Facility

Maruti Suzuki India Installs a 20 MW Solar Carport at its Manesar Facility

Maruti Suzuki India has set up a 20 MW solar carport at its facility in Manesar, Haryana. The project is expected to contribute 28,000 MWh per annum to the company’s ...
Second Edition of Mercom India Solar Awards Open for Nominations

Second Edition of Mercom India Solar Awards Open for Nominations

Mercom India has announced the second edition of the 'Mercom India Awards,' the flagship awards for the Indian solar industry. The awards recognize companies making a significant contribution to the ...
Mercom India to Host First-of-its-Kind Clean Energy Event in Bengaluru

Mercom India to Host First-of-its-Kind Clean Energy Event in Bengaluru

Mercom India is hosting its first event in the series, “C&I Clean Energy Meet 2022,” on June 3, 2022, in Bengaluru. The first-of-its-kind event will bring together commercial and industrial ...
Rays Power Infra Sells Solar Projects Worth ₹7 Billion To Global Investors

Rays Power Infra Sells Solar Projects Worth ₹7 Billion to Global Investors

Solar developer and engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) company Rays Power Infra has sold its solar projects in Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, and Telangana to two global investors with a significant ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
TotalEnergies Acquires SunPower’s C&I Solar Business for $250 Million

TotalEnergies Acquires SunPower’s C&I Solar Business for $250 Million

Global energy company TotalEnergies has signed a definitive agreement to acquire SunPower’s commercial and industrial (C&I) solutions business for $250 million, including $60 million of earn-out. The acquisition will help TotalEnergies develop ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Better Tariff Structures and Policies are Driving the Growth of Open Access

Better Tariff Structures and Policies are Driving the Growth of Solar Open Access

India installed 307 MW of open access solar capacity in the third quarter (Q3) of the calendar year (CY) 2021, registering a 47% increase compared to 209 MW installed in ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: India, Denmark to Initiate Joint R&D on Green Hydrogen

Daily News Wrap-Up: India, Denmark to Initiate Joint R&D on Green Hydrogen

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: India and Denmark agreed to initiate joint research and development on green fuels, including green hydrogen, during ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
CleanMax Raises $34 Million to Expand C&I Renewable Energy Portfolio

CleanMax Raises $34 Million to Expand C&I Renewable Energy Portfolio

Indian renewable energy company CleanMax has received $34 million in funding from the Danish Investment Fund for Developing Countries (IFU). The company is expected to utilize the funding to enhance its commercial ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Keppel Corporation to Acquire Majority Stake in Cleantech Solar for $150 Million

Keppel Corporation to Acquire Majority Stake in Cleantech Solar for $150 Million

Keppel Corporation-led consortium has announced that it would acquire a 51% equity stake in Singapore-based solar developer Cleantech Solar for up to $150 million. The consortium includes Keppel Asia Infrastructure Fund ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
Time for Open Access Solar is Now for C&I Segment in the Wake of Coal Crisis

Time for Open Access Solar is Now for C&I Segment in the Wake of Coal Crisis

The power crisis triggered by depleting coal stocks in thermal plants appears to have eased to some extent, but it has provided a wake-up call to the Indian industrial sector ...
Green Power Tariff An Attractive Option for Consumers to Access Solar and Wind Power

Green Power Tariff: An Attractive Option for Consumers to Access Solar and Wind Power

Commercial and Industrial (C&I) consumers have multiple options of going green – setting up large-scale solar projects through open access models, rooftop solar systems, or purchasing renewable energy certificates. For ...
US Solar Market Adds a Record 5 GW in Q1 2021

US Solar Market Adds a Record 5 GW in Q1 2021

According to the latest U.S. Solar Market Insight Q2 2021 report, released by the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and Wood Mackenzie, the U.S. solar market has surpassed 100 GW of ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
India’s Solar Installations Up 88% in Q1 2021 With 2.05 GW

India’s Solar Installations Up 88% YoY in Q1 2021 With 2.05 GW

India added 2,056 MW of solar in the first quarter (Q1) of 2021, a 37% increase quarter-over-quarter (QoQ), compared to 1,505 MW installed in the fourth quarter of 2020. These ...