Reliance Acquires 20% Stake in Module Technology Firm Caelux for $12 Million

Reliance Acquires 20% Stake in Perovskite-based Solar Tech Firm Caelux for $12 Million

Reliance New Energy (RNEL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Reliance Industries, has acquired a 20% stake for $12 million in California-headquartered Caelux Corporation, a company developing perovskite-based solar technology to enhance ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Solar EVA Manufacturer Navitas Alpha Raises ₹70 Million in a Seed Round

Solar EVA Manufacturer Navitas Alpha Raises ₹70 Million in a Seed Round

Solar Ethyl Vinyl Acetate (EVA) manufacturer Navitas Alpha Renewables (NARPL) has raised ₹70 million(~$866,041) in a seed round led by investment advisory firm Niveshaay with participation from Madhusudan Sarda, IVY Growth ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up: First Solar to Supply 600 MW of Thin Film Solar Modules to Azure Power

Daily News Wrap-Up: First Solar to Supply 600 MW of Thin Film Solar Modules to Azure Power

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: First Solar announced that it has signed an agreement to supply 600 MWdc of its high-performance, advanced ...
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BIS Certification Must be Updated and Expedited to Keep Pace with Solar Technologies

BIS Certification Must be Updated and Expedited to Keep Pace with Solar Technologies

Solar module manufacturers have urged the government to update the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) for photovoltaic systems and other related -equipment to align with international norms revised last year ...
/ / Mercom Research Focus, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up Amplus Solar Partners with Mahindra to Electrify its Fleet

Daily News Wrap-Up: Amplus Solar Partners with Mahindra to Electrify its Fleet

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Amplus Solar's electric mobility vertical signed a memorandum of understanding with Mahindra Electric to procure their Zor ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
First Solar to Invest $1.2 Billion to Scale Production of US-Made Solar PV Modules

First Solar to Invest $1.2 Billion to Scale Production of US-Made Solar PV Modules

U.S.-based solar module manufacturer First Solar has announced an investment of $1.2 billion to scale the production of American-made, responsibly-produced photovoltaic (PV) solar modules totaling 4.4 GW, to support the ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Rajasthan Electronics Issues Tender To Procure 1,000 Solar Modules

Rajasthan Electronics Issues Tender To Procure 1,000 Solar Modules

Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments Limited (REIL), a joint venture between the center and the Rajasthan government, has invited bids to procure 1,000 solar modules with a wattage output of at ...
Daily News Wrap-Up Indian Airports Taking Steps to Reduce Carbon Footprint

Daily News Wrap-Up: Indian Airports Taking Steps to Reduce Carbon Footprint

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Minister of State in the Ministry of Civil Aviation V K Singh informed the Rajya Sabha informed ...
Video Interview Robotic Solar Module Cleaning Can Increase Generation by Up to 5% A Year

Video Interview: Robotic Solar Module Cleaning Can Increase Generation by Up to 5% A Year

According to Mercom’s Q1 2022 India Solar Market Update, India added over 3 GW of solar capacity in the first quarter (Q1) of 2022. The country is expected to add ...
NTPC Issues Tender to Supply Bifacial Modules for a 735 MW Solar Project

NTPC Issues Tender to Supply Bifacial Modules for a 735 MW Solar Project

NTPC has invited bids for a solar photovoltaic module package for the 735 MW (3*245MW) Nokh Solar Project in Rajasthan. The scope of work includes manufacturing, supply, packing and forwarding, ...
Bids Invited for 3,500 Monocrystalline or Multicrystalline Solar Modules

Bids Invited for 3,500 Monocrystalline or Multicrystalline Solar Modules

Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments (REIL) has invited bids to procure 3,500 solar modules with a 330 W output made from 72 monocrystalline or multicrystalline solar cells. The last date to ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: AMPYR Solar And BELECTRIC to Install 200 MW Solar Projects in Germany

Daily News Wrap-Up: AMPYR Solar and BELECTRIC to Install 200 MW Solar Projects in Germany

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: AMPYR Solar Europe (ASE) and BELECTRIC signed a framework agreement to install a pipeline of more than ...
Daily News Wrap-Up Tata Power Installs 150 EV Charging Stations Across Mumbai

Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Power Installs 150 EV Charging Stations Across Mumbai

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Tata Power installed 150 green energy-powered electric vehicles (EV) charging stations across residential societies, malls, commercial complexes, ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: NTPC Commissions 47.52 MW Solar Power Project in Rajasthan

Daily News Wrap-Up: NTPC Commissions 47.52 MW Solar Power Project in Rajasthan

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: NTPC announced the commissioning of the fourth part capacity of 47.52 MW out of the 296 MW ...
Renew Power to Increase its Module Manufacturing Capacity to 6 GW

Renew Power to Increase its Module Manufacturing Capacity to 6 GW

Independent Power Producer ReNew Power has announced that it is increasing its module manufacturing capacity to 6 GW from the 4 GW that was planned earlier. The planned capital expenditure ...
/ / Manufacturing, Modules, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up: JinkoSolar Inks Deal With Aldo for 600 MW of Modules

Daily News Wrap-Up: JinkoSolar Inks Deal With Aldo for 600 MW of Modules

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: JinkoSolar signed a distribution agreement with Aldo Solar, a Brazil-based distributed solar energy company, to distribute 600 ...
BHEL Invites Bids for Supply of 4.16 MW of Mono PERC Solar Modules

BHEL Invites Bids for Supply of 4.16 MW of Mono PERC Solar Modules

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has floated two tenders for the supply of monocrystalline passivated emitter and rear contact (PERC) solar modules for 4.16 MW of solar projects at two ...
BHEL Invites Bids to Procure Modules for 42 MW Solar Project in Gujarat

BHEL Invites Bids to Procure Modules for 42 MW Solar Project in Gujarat

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has invited bids to procure monocrystalline modules for Gujarat State Electricity Corporation’s 42.53 MW solar project at the Raghanesda Solar Park. The last date to ...
Jinko Solar’s Revenues Soar With Shipments Up 57% YoY in Q1 2022

Jinko Solar’s Revenues Soar With Shipments Up 57% YoY in Q1 2022

Jinko Solar, the Chinese solar module and cell manufacturer, in its financial results for the first quarter (Q1) of the year 2022, reported total revenues of RMB 14.76 billion ($2.24 ...
BHEL Issues Tender for Supply of Solar Module Mounting Structures in Bhopal

BHEL Issues Tender for Supply of Solar Module Mounting Structures in Bhopal

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has issued a tender for the supply of 145.54 metric tons (MT) of module mounting structures for its 5 MW solar project in Bhopal. The ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Motors Partners with Lithium Urban to Deploy 5,000 Electric Cars

Daily News Wrap-Up: Tata Motors Partners with Lithium Urban to Deploy 5,000 Electric Cars

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Tata Motors signed a memorandum of understanding with Lithium Urban Technologies, an EV-based urban transportation service provider, ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Scientists Develop New Method to Address Degradation of Perovskite Solar Cells

Scientists Develop New Method to Address Degradation of Perovskite Solar Cells

Materials scientists at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering and researchers from five other varsities recently demonstrated a simple surface adjustment in the manufacturing of perovskite solar cells to overcome ...
/ / Solar, Technology
Daily News Wrap-Up: SECI to Issue Tender for 44 MW of Solar Projects in Telangana

Daily News Wrap-Up: SECI to Issue Tender for 44 MW of Solar Projects in Telangana

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) will issue a tender for the design, engineering, supply, construction, erection, ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Canadian Solar Ships 14.5 GW of Modules and 9 GWh of Battery Storage Systems in 2021

Canadian Solar Ships 14.5 GW of Modules and 9 GWh of Battery Storage Systems in 2021

Canadian Solar, a Canada-based solar module manufacturer, recorded net revenue of $1.53 billion in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2021, a 47% year-over-year (YoY) increase, and a 24% quarter-over-quarter (QoQ) ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up: Azure Power Commissions 300 MW Solar Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: Azure Power Commissions 300 MW Solar Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Azure Power, an independent solar power producer, announced the full commissioning of its 300 MW Interstate Transmission ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy