Monthly Archives: March 2017


Azure Power(s) Defence Establishments in Maharashtra

Azure Power becomes the first private solar company to power the Defence Ministry under the National Solar Mission NEW DELHI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Azure Power (NYSE:AZRE), a leading solar power producer in India, commissioned 7 MWs of solar … More →


After hydro, Himachal Pradesh plans to tap potential of wind energy

SHIMLA: Known for its vast hydro power potential, Himachal Pradesh government is now exploring the possibility of promoting non-conventional wind energy in a big way. As far as 12 sites have been identified in the … More →



Central and State Governments are encouraging power production through solar energy. The programme of installing rooftop solar plants over the buildings of institutional areas is being comprehensively implemented across the State and the country. Under … More →


Hindustan Power commissions 50 MW solar plant in Punjab

New Delhi, Mar 28 (PTI) Hindustan Power’s clean energy arm has commissioned its second solar power plant of 50 MW capacity in Punjab at an investment of Rs 325 crores. New Delhi, Mar 28 (PTI) … More →


Power-starved Meghalaya wants to go for renewable energy

According to the Central Electricity Authority report 2016-17, the actual shortage of power in Meghalaya is at 5.9 per cent. Shillong, March 28: Power-starved Meghalaya is now eyeing renewable energy to meet the growing demand … More →


Indian Railways plans to save Rs 41,000 Cr in energy; embraces solar, wind as way ahead

India’s economy has seen remarkable expansion in the past decade, with an average growth of 7–8 percent per annum in the last few years, according to a Press Information Bureau release. At this juncture, Railway … More →


Vestas inaugurates blades factory in Gujarat under ‘Make in India’ initiative

Vestas Wind Systems, the world?s leading wind power solutions provider, today inaugurated a state-of-the-art wind turbine blade manufacturing unit in Gujrat. The establishment of the factory showcases Vestas? support to Prime Minister Modi?s ?Make in … More →


Airports, hospitals light up 40 gw rooftop solar plan

As per the statistics available with MNRE, by December 2016, about 500 mw had been installed and around 3,000 mw was sanctioned and is under installation Plans to generate 40 gigawatt (gw) power through rooftop … More →


Solar street lights launched in Jalukie town

Dimapur, March 25 (EMN): Solar street lighting system in Jalukie town was launched on March 25 by the with Parliamentary Secretary of New and Renewable Energy and Fire & Emergency Services, Toyang Changkong Chang as … More →

energy storage

Large Scale Energy Storage: An Investment In Jobs, Reliability And Affordability

The Andrews Labor Government will invest an additional $20 million to support large-scale energy storage initiatives across Victoria, creating jobs, protecting affordability and maintaining the reliability of our energy grid. Premier Daniel Andrews and Minister … More →