Markets

ISA framework agreement receives 15 ratifications

The international solar alliance will now be an independent legal body, as the Republic of Guinea becomes the 15th country to ratify. The founding ceremony of ISA is scheduled on December 08, 2017 in Greater Noida, India.

Sterling & Wilson to install 500 MW in Australia

Sterling & Wilson plans to expand its Solar EPC footprint in Australia. The projects could attract investment of AUD 600 million ($ 459.54 million).

Delhi to add 1,000 MW Solar to its energy mix by 2019

Delhi power minister is aiming to have 15% renewable energy by 2019. Delhi government will buy solar power from plants to be installed across the country in next one and half years.

Fear continues over sustainability of India’s low tariff projects, say developers

Acme Solar regret bidding the lowest ever solar tariff of INR 2.44 ($0.037)/kWh achieved in May for Bhadla Solar Park amidst solar costs increase.

2

RK Singh encourages scientists to lead in solar energy research on NISE’s 4th Foundation Day

Power and MNRE Minister, Raj Kumar Singh chairs the 4th Foundation Day celebrations of National Institute of Solar Energy (NISE), Gurugram on October 27

Tata Power-DDL and GIZ sign MoU for India’s renewable energy

The two organizations will collaborate on areas broadly including grid-connected solar rooftops, energy storage systems, electric vehicles, smart grid initiatives and energy efficiency measures.

Equis Energy snapped up by GIP in record $5bn renewables deal

The Singapore-based renewable energy developer has agreed to be sold to investment fund Global Infrastructure Partners. China Investment Corp, Canada’s PSP Investments and other co-investors are also involved in the deal, which is the largest yet seen for the renewable energy industry.

Indian large-scale solar growth could slow to 5-6 GW next year, finds Bridge to India

The Indian solar market is presently undergoing many challenges, including the GST effects, high module process and decelerating power demand. India’s utility sector is expected to stabilize at a much lower 5-6 GW growth rate per annum for the next two-three years, says Bridge to India.

NTPC set to enter EV charging stations business

The National Thermal Power Corporation Ltd (NTPC), India’s largest power generation company, is seeking pan-India license to accelerate its electric vehicle charging stations business.

Fortum says it is not exiting the Indian solar market

The Finnish utility has reiterated its commitment for the Indian PV market, after a media article had reported that the company is seeking to sell its solar assets in the country.

This website uses cookies to anonymously count visitor numbers. To find out more, please see our Data Protection Policy.

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close