Monthly Archives: March 2017

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Light Can Now Convert Biomass to Hydrogen Fuel

A group of scientists from the University of Cambridge found a way to produce fuel through solar power. The system bases its foundation on using sunlight to react biomass to turn into Hydrogen. A team … More →


Reliance Power promoter group entity sells shares worth Rs 858 crore

Reliance Infradevelopment offloaded a total of 18 crore shares over three days starting from March 20. The shares were sold in three tranches to Reliance Wind Turbine Installators Industries at different prices. NEW DELHI: A … More →


Maharashtra to restart wind power purchase agreements after 3 years

For the past three years, unused wind generating capacity had been piling up in Maharashtra. One developer confirmed that his firm had been called to complete the formalities. New Delhi: The Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution … More →


AIIMS to go green with solar power plant, reduce power bill by 50 per cent

The All India Institute Of Medical Science (AIIMS) has decided to go green by using solar energy and reduce its electricity bill by 50% over the next two years. New Delhi: The All India Institute … More →


NTPC commissions 20 MW capacity at Bhadla solar project

NTPC has planned capacity addition of about 1,000 MW through renewable resources by 2017. Towards this, NTPC has already commissioned 310 MW solar PV projects. New Delhi: State-run power producer NTPC today said it has … More →


Around the Baseloads: What’s New in the Geothermal, Biomass and Hydropower Industries

A quick check-in on the renewable technologies that will keep the lights on when the world runs on 100 percent renewables. No country will ever get to 100 percent renewable energy without using geothermal, biomass, … More →


Two Solar plants come up in Andamans, to replace 47 MW of diesel-run generation capacity

Authorities plan to set up Solar Photovoltaic (SPV) power plants in two sites of Andaman and Nicobar Islands is currently underway Authorities plan to set up Solar Photovoltaic (SPV) power plants in two sites of … More →

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Railways to generate 100 mv of solar power

Inaugurates Made-in-India rake; says reducing power expenditure is key   AROUND 1,000 MW of solar power will be generated annually by the railways soon, Union railway minister Suresh Prabhu said Saturday. Of this, 500 MW … More →


Scientists Harness Solar Power to Produce Hydrogen from Biomass

A team of scientists at the University of Cambridge has developed a way of using solar power to generate hydrogen from biomass, the U.K. university said last week. According to the university, the new technology … More →


Solar generation capacity to cross 20,000 MW in next 15 months

Power and Renewable Energy Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday said India’s solar power generation capacity would most likely cross 20,000 MW over the next 15 months from its current capacity of 10,000 MW. “On 10th … More →