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DEC 15 2017

Hybrid solar systems to be installed in govt schools of Haryana

  • TNN, ETEnergyWorld / Chandigarh, 15th December 2017 Published on : 15th December 2017
  • Created:Fri 15th DEC 2017

  The Haryana government has decided to install hybrid solar systems in all government schools of the state in a phased manner. To begin with, the hybrid solar systems would be ...

DEC 15 2017

IIEST lights up bulbs with solar, wind & vegetable-waste power

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / Kolkata, 15th December 2017 Published on : 15th December 2017
  • Created:Fri 15th DEC 2017

  The Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology has commissioned the first smart micro grid project in the country which is capable of lighting up 32 lamps each OF 100 ...

DEC 15 2017

Cochin International airport's solar initiatives get global attention

  • Vikram Vinod, ETEnergyWorld / Kochi, 15th December 2017 Published on : 15th December 2017
  • Created:Fri 15th DEC 2017

  The world’s first energy-efficient airport, Cochin International Airport Ltd (Cial), has once again come under the international limelight for its solar initiatives, with ...

DEC 15 2017

Energy efficiency, conservation are critical for economy, says President

  • Our Bureau, The Hindu Business Line / New Delhi, 15th December 2017 Published on : 15th December 2017
  • Created:Fri 15th DEC 2017

  The industry and the Centre should take measures to improve energy efficiency and to meet the increasing energy demand in the country, President Ram Nath Kovind said here on ...

DEC 15 2017

South Delhi civic body bags National Energy Conservation Award

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 15th December 2017 Published on : 15th December 2017
  • Created:Fri 15th DEC 2017

  The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) was presented the National Energy Conservation Award by President Ram Nath Kovind today for its LED replacement project. SDMC ...

DEC 15 2017

Metros energy policies released

  • Staff Reporter, The Hindu / Kochi, 15th December 2017 Published on : 15th December 2017
  • Created:Fri 15th DEC 2017

  As part of the National Energy Conservation Day observance on December 14, Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL) released its energy management and solar energy policies. They ...

DEC 15 2017

Schneider Electric introduces energy efficient EcoStruxure Grid in Hyderabad

  • V Rishi Kumar, The Hindu Business Line / Hyderabad, 15th December 2017 Published on : 15th December 2017
  • Created:Fri 15th DEC 2017

  Schneider Electric has launched its digital architecture, EcoStruxure Grid in Hyderabad that enables utilities to take to digital transformation and make the grid energy ...

DEC 15 2017

Tangedco buildings in districts to be powered by solar energy

  • M. Soundariya Preetha, The Hindu / Coimbatore, 15th December 2017 Published on : 15th December 2017
  • Created:Fri 15th DEC 2017

  Some of the buildings that house the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation offices in Coimbatore, Tirupur, and the Nilgiris districts will soon be powered by solar ...

DEC 15 2017

Indias first offshore wind projects auction for 5GW in 2018

  • IANS, The Financial Express / New Delhi, 15th December 2017 Published on : 15th December 2017
  • Created:Fri 15th DEC 2017

  India will invite bids for the first time to set up offshore wind power projects in the country with the government planning to auction for 5 gigawatt (GW) of capacity, New and ...

DEC 15 2017

May bring electricity, petroleum, realty under GST, target is to reduce tax slabs: Sushil Modi

  • FE Online, The Financial Express / 15th December 2017 Published on : 15th December 2017
  • Created:Fri 15th DEC 2017

  The GST Council will consider bringing electricity, petroleum products and some other items under the ambit of GST in future, Bihar Finance Minister Sushil Modi said. While speaking ...

DEC 14 2017

Solar tenders, auctions see steep decline in November: Mercom

  • Virendra Pandit, The Hindu Business Line / Ahmedabad, 14th December 2017 Published on : 14th December 2017
  • Created:Thu 14th DEC 2017

  Solar tenders and auctions saw a steep decline in India last month, according to a Mercom Research study. The solar capacity tendered in November fell 25 per cent from the ...

DEC 14 2017

Written submissions to follow in solar anti-dumping case

  • Our Bureau, The Hindu Business Line / New Delhi, 14th December 2017 Published on : 14th December 2017
  • Created:Thu 14th DEC 2017

  Petitioners and respondents have been given time to make written submissions to the Directorate General of Anti-dumping and Allied Duties (DGAD) after Tuesday’s ...

DEC 14 2017

Telangana to back 24x7 power to farmers with budget support

  • Our Bureau, The Hindu Business Line / Hyderabad, 14th December 2017 Published on : 14th December 2017
  • Created:Thu 14th DEC 2017

  The Telangana government, which is in the process of providing 24x7 power supply to the farm sector from next month, today said it would bear the financial burden of the scheme from ...

DEC 14 2017

Chinas LONGi plans solar equipment manufacturing facility in India

  • Utpal Bhaskar, Live Mint / New Delhi, 14th December 2017 Published on : 14th December 2017
  • Created:Thu 14th DEC 2017

  LONGi Green Energy Technology Co. Ltd may become the first Chinese company to set up a solar equipment manufacturing facility in India, according to two people aware of the ...

DEC 14 2017

GST led to 12% rise in cost of solar projects, says AISIA

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 14th December 2017 Published on : 14th December 2017
  • Created:Thu 14th DEC 2017

  The GST has led to 10-12 per cent rise in overall cost of solar projects, the All India Solar Industries Association has said, while petitioning the government against the rise in ...

DEC 14 2017

ICICI Lombard offers solar panel warranty insurance policy

  • ETEnergyWorld, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 14th December 2017 Published on : 14th December 2017
  • Created:Thu 14th DEC 2017

  ICICI Lombard General Insurance today announced it now covers solar park developers by insuring the park owners. “The standalone insurance product gives comfort to ...

DEC 14 2017

EESL initiatives save 3,700 kWh energy

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / New Delhi, 14th December 2017 Published on : 14th December 2017
  • Created:Thu 14th DEC 2017

  State-owned Energy Efficiency Services (EESL) today said its initiatives have cumulatively led to energy savings of over 3,700 crore kWh and a reduction of 3 crore tonnes of ...

DEC 14 2017

Mizoram villagers object to commissioning of hydro power project by PM

  • PTI, ETEnergyWorld / Aizawl, 14th December 2017 Published on : 14th December 2017
  • Created:Thu 14th DEC 2017

  People of a village in Mizoram have objected to the commissioning of a power project of the NEEPCO, scheduled to be inaugurated by the Prime Minister on Saturday, alleging that the ...

DEC 14 2017

Steps to clear power bills of companies

  • Special Correspondent, The Hindu / Kochi, 14th December 2017 Published on : 14th December 2017
  • Created:Thu 14th DEC 2017

  The Department of Industries will work with the Kerala State Electricity Board to support companies facing financial crisis to clear power bills and help them continue operations, ...

DEC 14 2017

Hybrid power plant to be set up at Ramakkalmedu

  • A Correspondent, The Hindu / Idukki, 14th December 2017 Published on : 14th December 2017
  • Created:Thu 14th DEC 2017

  The Agency for Non-conventional Energy and Rural Technology (Anert ) is planning to set up a hybrid power plant that could produce electricity simultaneously from wind and solar on ...