Daily Archives: May 1, 2017


Govt to experiment with offshore wind projects: Piyush Goyal

Union minister Piyush Goyal also says the government is taking steps to improve the quality of coal mined in the country New Delhi: India will experiment with offshore wind power projects and, if found promising, … More →


BHEL commissions solar power plant at Dadra and Nagar Haveli

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has commissioned a 3 MW Solar PV Power Plant in the Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli. The Solar PV Power Plant was recently inaugurated by the Prime Minister … More →


IIT-Roorkee engineers are working on developing solar cells using Jamun

Engineers at IIT-Roorkee (IITR) are working on developing low-cost solar cells using solar cells. The pigment that naturally occurs in Jamun can be used as a cheaper photosensitizer for ‘Dye Sensitised Solar Cells’ aka DSSCs … More →


Sun Salutations: India Nears Completion of World’s Largest Solar Park

The single largest solar park in the world, with a maximum capacity of 1,000 megawatts, is nearing completion in India. The nine-square-mile Kurnal Ultra Mega Solar Park, which has cost 70 billion rupees ($1.09 billion) … More →