Can Solar Developers Rely on Local Manufacturers for Module Supply Without Disruptions

Can Solar Developers Rely on Local Manufacturers for Module Supply Without Disruptions?

The government's focus lately has shifted strongly towards establishing a domestic solar manufacturing base. The government has levied safeguard duty, Basic Customs Duty (BCD), introduced the approved list of module ...
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Daily News Wrap-Up: Solar Energy Manufacturing for America Act Introduced in the US

Daily News Wrap-Up: Solar Energy Manufacturing for America Act Introduced in the US

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: U.S. Senator Jon Ossoff has introduced the Solar Energy Manufacturing for America Act to boost American solar manufacturing, ...
Rooftop Solar The Struggles Continue DesRooftop Solar The Struggles Continue Despite Enormous Potentialpite Enormous Potential

Rooftop Solar: The Struggles Continue Despite Enormous Potential

The energy costs for commercial and industrial (C&I) units in India account for around 30%-40% of the operational expenses.  Embracing solar seems like the most logical step towards saving the ...
Daily News Wrap-Up juwi to Build Solar Battery Hybrid Project at Egypt’s Largest Gold Mine

Daily News Wrap-Up: juwi to Build Solar Battery Hybrid Project at Egypt’s Largest Gold Mine

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: South Africa-based subsidiary of German renewable energy company juwi has signed an agreement with Sukari Gold Mines ...
First Solar Clocks 32% Rise in Net Sales QoQ in Q1 2021

First Solar Clocks 32% Rise in Net Sales QoQ in Q1 2021

First Solar, a U.S.-based manufacturer of solar modules, has released its financial results for the first quarter of 2021 (Q1 2021). Net sales for Q1 2021 touched $803.4 million, an ...
Residential Welfare Association Takes Auction Route to Select Rooftop Solar Installer

Residential Welfare Association Takes Auction Route to Select Rooftop Solar Installer

Solar developer and EPC (Engineering, Procurement, and Construction) service provider, U-Solar, emerged as the winner in the auction held by the Westend Heights Condominium Apartment Owners' Welfare Association (WHCAOWA) in ...
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500%-800% Rise in Freight Charges Adding Financial Burden on Solar Projects

500%-800% Rise in Freight Charges Adding Financial Burden on Solar Projects

Indian solar developers face a new challenge while importing modules, especially from China. Solar companies are reporting that shipping/freight charges have shot up substantially in the range of 500%-800% in ...
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MNRE Mulls Removal of Tariff Caps for Solar and Wind Tenders

MNRE Mulls Removal of Tariff Caps for Solar and Wind Tenders

According to industry sources, in a meeting with the developers of solar and wind projects, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has proposed the removal of tariff caps, ...
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Azure Power and ReNew Power Were the Top Utility-Scale Solar Developers During 1H 2019

Azure Power and ReNew Power Were the Top Utility-Scale Solar Developers During 1H 2019

In the first half of this year (1H 2019), Azure Power, ReNew Power, Sprng Energy, and Tata Power emerged as the top four developers of utility-scale solar power projects in ...
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Renesola Announces Gross Profits of $8.6 Million in Q3 2018

Renesola Announces Gross Profits of $8.6 Million in Q3 2018

ReneSola Ltd, a fully integrated solar project developer and operator, has announced its unaudited financial results for the third quarter (Q3), ending September 2018. The gross profit was $8.6 million, compared ...
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Low Tariffs in Solar Could Result in A Wave of Project Refinances: Panel Discussion

Low Tariffs in Solar Could Result in a Wave of Project Refinances: Panel Discussion

India has witnessed exponential growth in renewable energy installations in the past four years with cumulative installations rising from 3 GW to 25 GW during the  period. Over this period, ...
Goldi Solar Launches New Corporate Identity at REI-2018

Goldi Solar Launches New Corporate Identity at REI-2018

Goldi Green Technologies has launched their new corporate identity at REI 2018. The name of the company has been changed to Goldi Solar Pvt Ltd. Goldi’s PV module manufacturing capacity ...
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